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At a press conference in San Francisco, mark Zuckerberg said that currently 50 times more money is spent on treating sick people than preventing disease. He stressed that this must change.
Investment Zuckerbergów in the framework of this charity initiative for three principles: combination of activities of research scientists and engineers, the creation of tools and technologies, which will develop research and increase activities aimed at better funding of science in the world.
As said at the conference, Priscilla Chan, the Fund has already collected 600 million dollars to build a new research center called the Biohub, which will work together engineers, computer programmers, biologists, chemists and other specialists.