Given the focus at Viron to develop and deliver affordable medicines globally, the company has and continues to support various academic and research programs. Viron in the past year has provided >$1 million for research on cancer and diabetes, and has pledged two endowed professorships worth $7.5M.
In view of this objective, Viron has established the “Viron Molecular Medicine Institute" (MMI), a charitable research and education foundation to (A) Provide at no cost, especially its FDA-approved antivirals to the needy globally. (B) Support research on Infectious Diseases, Diabetes and Cancer. (C) Provide and support Summer internships to High School students, and (D) Support Doctoral, Post-Doctoral and MBA students interested in Health Care Research, Management & the Development & Management of Biotechnology.