Tag Archive: Christoph Seiler

Sep 26 2019

Tour the Cores: Aquatic Zebrafish Core and its Underwater Superheroes

By Nancy McCann

Recent headlines have turned wee creatures called zebrafish into underwater superheroes: “The Boy Was Dying. Zebrafish Helped Save His Life,” and “CHOP Pulls off a Miraculous Treatment Thanks to Zebrafish, Dedicated and Brilliant Physicians and A Strong Young Boy.”

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Mar 29 2016

CHOP’s Foerderer Awards Support Novel Biomedical Research Studies

Foerderer AwardsChristoph Seiler, PhD, received a Foerderer Fund for Excellence award at The Children’s Hospital of Philadelphia in 2015 to study this mechanism. German-born Dr. Seiler pointed out that “Foerderer,” in German, means supporter or sponsor. Its name is therefore apt, because the internal award program spurs research projects that need a bit of support to generate pilot data that can later help those projects stand out in the competitive awarding of external funds.

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