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The amount of distributed funds will be decided by the MDPI
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year have contributed the molecular diversity preservation, by donating
samples and helping samples collection.
Purpose of the MDPI Foundation is to
The MDPI Foundation was set up based on the Swiss laws (Basel-Stadt).
run the MDPI non-profit publications, particularly the journal Molecules
organize MDPI conferences, particularly, ECSOC (http://www.mdpi.org/ecsoc).
reward annually in the form of MDPI Prize
to those who during the preceding years contributed to the molecular diversity
preservation by donating samples and helping samples collection.
provide research grants promoting research on diversity (particularly molecular
promote samples collection and exchange..
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