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College Provides Funds for Innovative Research

Posted: April 21, 2014

Here is a four-part series about projects that recently received money from the Research Fund for Innovation and Development established by the College of Sciences. The fund reflects UNLV’s drive to channel research into opportunities for economic development. Last year, the college awarded more than $100,000 to four of its researchers. “We are essentially putting our resources into these projects (because they) have real development potential,” said Tim Porter, dean of the college. Read more about these research projects:

Saving Honeybees »
Better Chemotherapy Treatments »
A New Blood Flow Sensor »
Battling Bacteria »