Monday, December 28, 2015 We all love our sugar, especially during the holidays. Cookies, cake, and candy are simply irresistible.
Monday, December 21, 2015 The link between the gut microbiome and obesity seems clear, but just how changes to gut bacteria can cause weight gain is not.
Friday, December 18, 2015 Ms. Magdalene Ameka, received a Graduate College Post-Comprehensive Research Award based on her strong academic record.
A multi-disciplinary team of UI researchers led by Dawn Quelle and Jessica Sieren recently obtained a one-year grant from a local company, Exemplar Genetics, to develop and validate conditional porcine models of cancer. The goal of this pilot project is to establish the utility of a conditional...
Tuesday, November 10, 2015 Balyssa Bell received a Top Trainee Award at the scientific sessions of the Council on Hypertension of the American Heart Association held in Washington DC.
Sunday, November 01, 2015 Nicole Littlejohn successfully passed her Ph.D. examination on Thursday, October 29, 2015.
Thursday, October 29, 2015 Dr. Curt D. Sigmund delivered the inaugural Vancouver 2010 Plenary Lecture on October 24, 2015 at the Canadian Hypertension Congress in Toronto, Ontario.
Tuesday, October 06, 2015 Dr. Kamal Rahmouni, PhD, has been awarded the American Heart Association (AHA) 2015 Hypertension Mid-Career Award for Research Excellence.
Researchers at Holden Comprehensive Cancer Center at the University of Iowa have received the nation's first and only Neuroendocrine SPORE (Specialized Program of Research Excellence) grant, a five-year, $10.67 million award. Neuroendocrine tumors are slow-growing cancers that occur primarily in...
Monday, September 14, 2015 Researchers at the University of Iowa Holden of Pediatrics and the UI Children’s Hospital, Comprehensive Cancer Center have received the first-ever Specialized Programs of Research Excellence (SPORE) grant to study neuroendocrine tumors. SPORE grants are funded through the National Cancer Institute (NCI), part of the National Institutes of Health.