Novartis Foundation


The Novartis Foundation, founded in 1949 and located in the United Kingdom, is a scientific and educational charity whose mission is to promote the study and general knowledge of science and in particular to encourage international cooperation in scientific research.

Keywords: Novartis; Ciba; symposia; publications; hospitality

Further Reading

Ciba Foundation, Chadwick D, Bock G and Whelan J (eds) (1990) Human Genetic Information: Science, Law and Ethics. Chichester, UK: Wiley.

Ciba Foundation, Bock GR and Goode JA (eds) (1996) Genetics of Criminal and Antisocial Behaviour. Chichester, UK: Wiley.

Ciba Foundation, Chadwick DJ and Goode J (eds) (1997) Antibiotic Resistance: Origins, Evolution, Selection and Spread. Chichester, UK: Wiley.

Ciba Foundation, Chadwick DJ and Cardew G (eds) (1997) The Rising Trends in Asthma. Chichester, UK: Wiley.

Lee K and Spufford NG (1993) Portrait of a Foundation. London: Ciba Foundation.

Novartis Foundation, Bock GR and Goode JA (eds) (1998) The Limits of Reductionism in Biology. Chichester, UK: Wiley.

Novartis Foundation (2000) The Novartis Foundation [].

Woodford FP (1974) The Ciba Foundation: An Analytic History 1949–1974. London: Elsevier Excerpta Medica North‐Holland.

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Chadwick, Derek J(Apr 2001) Novartis Foundation. In: eLS. John Wiley & Sons Ltd, Chichester. [doi: 10.1038/npg.els.0003410]