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Monday, January 11, 2016 A University of Iowa research team will develop an innovative pig model to better understand a rare genetic disorder called neurofibromatosis (NF) thanks to a grant from the Children’s Tumor Foundation (CTF).
Tuesday, December 29, 2015 Drs. Rory A. Fisher, and Nandakumar S. Narayanan, have received a Michael J. Fox Foundation for Parkinson’s Research Target Advancement Award.
Tuesday, December 29, 2015 Dr. Rory A. Fisher, has received a Broad Institute Award from the Stanley Center for Psychiatric Research.
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.