CTR-IN NIH grants awarded to NIPM faculty

Sep. 15, 2016

The Clinical Translational Research Infrastructure Nework is a grant Awarded by NIH to UNLV and nine other Intermountain West Institutions to develop translational research.

Two of our NIPM faculty, Drs. Qing Wu and Jingchun Chen were awarded seed grants (~$70,000) this month from this program.  Dr. Wu's grant is titled "A Pilot Study to Develop Personalized Reference Values of Bone Mineral Density" and Dr. Chen's grant is titled "To develop a cellular model of microglia for schizophrenia research".  Congrats to these scientists!