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Public Release: 4-Aug-2014
GW researcher receives grant to study environmental factors that contribute to autism
Valerie Hu, Ph.D., professor of biochemistry and molecular medicine at the George Washington University, was awarded $435,000 from the National Institute of Environmental Health Sciences to study how certain environmental factors affect the gene RORA, which has been shown to be an important regulator of multiple genes of neurological significance in those with autism.
NIH/National Institute of Environmental Health Sciences

Contact: Lisa Anderson
lisama2@gwu.edu
202-994-3121
George Washington University

Public Release: 4-Aug-2014
Queen's University awarded 500,000 to tackle global food fraud
Scientists at Queen's University Belfast have received 500,000 to investigate global food fraud and help prevent criminal activity within the industry.
Economic and Social Research Council, Food Standards Agency

Contact: Claire O'Callaghan
c.ocallaghan@qub.ac.uk
Queen's University Belfast

Public Release: 4-Aug-2014
Collaborative research uses camelina to build better biofuel
A Kansas State University biochemist has received a four-year $1.5 million joint US Department of Agriculture and Department of Energy grant to improve biofuels with a promising crop: Camelina sativa. The research may help boost rural economies and provide farmers with a value-added product.
US Department of Agriculture, US Department of Energy

Contact: Timothy Durrett
tdurrett@k-state.edu
785-532-3139
Kansas State University

Public Release: 4-Aug-2014
Researchers to track effects of revolutionary new medicines
The University of Liverpool has been awarded 2 million to become a leading centre in the UK for tracking the fate in the body of materials used in breakthrough medicines.
Engineering and Physical Sciences Research Council

Contact: Jamie Brown
jamie.brown@liverpool.ac.uk
44-151-794-2248
University of Liverpool

Public Release: 1-Aug-2014
UC Davis memory researcher wins Pentagon grant
A UC Davis neuroscientist has received a $2.6 million grant from the US Department of Defense to study mechanisms of memory.
US Department of Defense

Contact: Andy Fell
ahfell@ucdavis.edu
530-752-4533
University of California - Davis

Public Release: 1-Aug-2014
LSUHSC Nursing awarded $1 million grant to improve care for veterans
The Health Resources and Services Administration has awarded the LSU Health Sciences Center New Orleans School of Nursing an Advanced Nursing Education grant in the amount of $1,049,739 over three years. The funding will support training interprofessional teams of students to improve the quality of care for military veterans and diverse populations with behavioral health disorders and multiple chronic conditions.
Health Resources and Services Administration

Contact: Leslie Capo
lcapo@lsuhsc.edu
504-568-4806
Louisiana State University Health Sciences Center

Public Release: 31-Jul-2014
$1.6 million NCI grant to CWRU trains nurses to increase participation in clinical trials
Case Western Reserve University medical and nursing school researchers hope to drastically increase the number of qualified cancer patients who participate in clinical trials, a critical step in testing and developing new treatments and preventions.
NIH/National Cancer Institute

Contact: Susan Griffith
susan.griffith@case.edu
216-368-1004
Case Western Reserve University

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