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Your gift to Sanford Burnham Prebys Medical Discovery Institute helps us continue our world-class, collaborative, biological research in cancer, neuroscience, immunity and disorders of metabolism. We are also dedicated to educating the next generations of scientists to continue our work in improving human health. 

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Fueling translational research breakthroughs by closing gaps in the discovery process

Every new medicine begins with an original idea that finds its way from the laboratory to the clinic. The STRIVE Program is a SBP initiative, supporting novel, innovative ideas in a fast-paced, collaborative environment.


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The Tanz Initiative

Advancing neurodegenerative research and treatment

The Tanz Initiative is a collaboration between SBP and the Tanz Centre for Research in Neurodegenerative Diseases at the University of Toronto. By supporting the Tanz Initiative, you can help our researchers identify new potential treatments for those suffering from neurodegenerative diseases such as Alzheimer's, dementia and Parkinson's.

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The Fishman Fund

Support the training and career development of our young scientists

The Fishman Fund Awards provides funding for exceptional postdoctoral researchers in a competitive application process. To nurture the careers of future research trailblazers, SBP introduced the Fishman Fund Awards in honor of the Institute's founders, Dr. William and Lillian Fishman.


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$40 for 40!

Celebrating 40 years of scientific discoveries.

This year, Sanford Burnham Prebys Medical Discovery Institute (SBP) is celebrating 40 years of scientific discovery. To mark our anniversary, we're raising money in a "$40 for 40!" campaign. We're asking supporters to give $40 in honor of the 40 years since the founding of our Institute.  


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SBP Gift Catalog

Give the Gift of Science

Why not make a difference in scientific discoveries this year? At Sanford Burnham Prebys Medical Discovery Institute (SBP), we work year-round to develop better patient treatments for tomorrow.


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