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Competitive Generosity Drives Charitable Donations

Fri, 17 Apr 2015 12:09:46 +0000

Unconditional generosity is a characteristic of humans on which we pride ourselves, and billions of dollars is donated to hundreds of thousands of charitable organisations every year. But look at it from an evolutionary perspective, and this trait seems difficult to explain. In some situations, giving may have evolved to advertise positive characteristics of the […]

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Dr Lazaros Foukas, GEE/IHA, recipient of Wellcome Trust University Award

22 November 2010

 Dr. Lazaros Foukas has been awarded a Wellcome Trust University Award of £567,855 for his project 'Age-dependent beneficialeffects of PI3-Kinase pathway inactivation on glucose and lipidhomeostasis: Mechanisms and therapeutic potential in metabolic disease'."

Link to Institute of Healthy Ageing

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