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The news releases and articles below highlight research institutions supported by NIGMS.

Program News

UCA Faculty Receive $1.4M for Research
July 16, 2018 • University of Central Arkansas

Federal Grant Brings $13.1 Million to OMRF Labs
July 13, 2018 • Oklahoma Medical Research Foundation

Ming Lei to Direct NIGMS Division for Research Capacity Building
June 06, 2018 • National Institute of General Medical Sciences

GBC Student Receives NIH Fellowship Award
April 26, 2018 • Great Basin College

Lowe, Yates Receive $50,000 Grant for Concussion Research
April 20, 2018 • Log Cabin Democrat

NIH Awards $11.3M to Establish Bone Research Center at UAMS
March 16, 2018 • Banner News

NIGMS Funds 27 Institutional Development Awards in Fiscal Year 2017
January 3, 2018 • National Institute of General Medical Sciences

New Grant to Attract Bilingual Spanish-English High School Students for Careers in Healthcare
December 5, 2017 • Nevada Today

DSU Neuroscience Center Awarded $10.9M NIH Grant
November 21, 2017 • Delaware State University

N.C. A&T's Dr. Ongeri Awarded $1.42 Million NIH Grant to Study Kidney Disease
November 7, 2017 • North Carolina A&T State University

Childhood Obesity Researchers Announce Inaugural Group of Projects
October 26, 2017 • KUAR

Laureate Brain Research Institute in Tulsa Receives $11.3 Million Grant to Study Mood, Anxiety Disorders
October 17, 2017 • Tulsa World

UW's Sensory Biology Center Receives Five-Year, $10 Million COBRE Grant
October 12, 2017 • University of Wyoming

OU Research Group Awarded $10.5 Million NIH COBRE Grant
September 27, 2017 • EurekAlert!

Twin Cities PBS Receives National Institutes of Health Award
September 15, 2017 • Twin Cities Public Television

HRiA Awarded NIH Science Education Partners Award Grant
September 7, 2017 • Health Resources in Action

UAMS Center Helps Secure More than $100 Million in Research Funding
September 5, 2017 • University of Arkansas for Medical Sciences

KSU Research Team Gets $10.6 Million Grant
July 26, 2017 • KSAL.com

NIH Awards $20 Million for Louisiana Clinical and Translational Science (LA CaTS) Center
July 25, 2017 • Louisiana Clinical and Translational Science Center

Joining Forces for Our Health: The Mountain West Clinical Translational Research Infrastructure Network Helps 13 Universities Support the Faculty and Research That Will Improve Human Health in Seven States
July 13, 2017 • University of Nevada, Las Vegas

NIH Gives Arkansas Children's Research Institute $11.5M
July 12, 2017 • Arkansas Business

Partnership with EMMC Cancer Care Provides Clinical Laboratory Training
June 15, 2017 • MDI Biological Laboratory

Smeltzer Awarded $11 Million COBRE Grant to Continue Research on Microbial Pathogens
May 30, 2017 • University of Arkansas for Medical Sciences

LCSC's Latta Receives INBRE Pilot Project Grant to Study Gene Mutation
May 4, 2017 • Clearwater Tribune

Harvard Medical School, Sanford Research to Engage Classrooms and Communities Through Genetics
May 1, 2017 • Newswise

Grants to Fund Mobile Computer Lab and Gap Year Program
May 1, 2017 • Sierra Nevada College Eagle's Eye

UK Awarded $11.2 Million Grant to Launch New Center for Cancer and Metabolism
April 17, 2017 • University of Kentucky

Biomedical Research Hub Makes First Pilot Awards
February 17, 2017 • Brown University

NIGMS Funds 26 Institutional Development Awards in Fiscal Year 2016
December 20, 2016 • National Institute of General Medical Sciences

$20 Million Research Grant is Largest Ever for UNMC
October 24, 2016 • University of Nebraska Medical Center

NIH Awards More than $150 Million for Research on Environmental Influences on Child Health
September 21, 2016 • National Institutes of Health

NIH Selects Sanford for Grant to Move Cancer Research to Clinical Trials
September 16, 2016 • Sanford Health

UofL Researchers Take Lead Role in Exploring Liver Disease
September 14, 2016 • University of Louisville

University Earns $11.3M NIH Grant to Study Biomolecular Communication
August 30, 2016 • University of Nebraska-Lincoln

Arkansas Children's Research Institute Receives $9.4 Million NIH Award to Establish Center of Biomedical Research Excellence in Childhood Obesity Prevention
August 08, 2016 • Arkansas Children's Research Institute

Cancer Research at RI Hospital Gets $5.8 Million Boost from the NIH
June 05, 2016 • Rhode Island Hospital

COBRE Award to North Dakota State University
February 23, 2016 • North Dakota State University

Converse College Earns National Institutes of Health Funding to Expand Science Programs
November 15, 2015 • GoUpstate.com

NIGMS Awards 18 IDeA Grants in Fiscal Year 2015
October 28, 2015 • National Institute of General Medical Sciences

BBHI Lands $11.6 Million Grant for Brain Injury Research
September 18, 2015 • University of New Mexico

Delaware's Job Future Is in Science
September 05, 2015 • Delaware Online

UNLV, Ruvo Center Get $11M to Research Alzheimer's, Parkinson's
September 04, 2015 • Las Vegas Review-Journal

Presbyterian College Gets NIH Grant for Biomedical Research
August 14, 2015 • Presbyterian College

UAMS Awarded $10.5M Grant for New Research Center
August 12, 2015 • University of Arkansas for Medical Sciences

UAMS Gets $3.9M NIH Grant for Biomedical Research Program
June 10, 2015 • Arkansas Business

NIGMS Forms New Center for Research Capacity Building
May 04, 2015 • National Institute of General Medical Sciences

NIGMS Funds 37 Institutional Development Awards in Fiscal Year 2014
December 16, 2014 • National Institute of General Medical Sciences

NIGMS Funds 30 Institutional Development Awards
October 25, 2013 • National Institute of General Medical Sciences

Research News

New Concussion App Uses Eggs and Woodpeckers to Explain the Science
February 20, 2018 • Pittsburgh Post-Gazette

UMaine, UMM Students Conduct Biomedical Research During Summer Program
August 21, 2017 • The University of Maine

UAMS Researcher's Mobile Application Enhances Training for Emergency Dispatchers
May 15, 2017 • University of Arkansas For Medical Sciences

Research at MDI Biological Laboratory Examines Role of Early-Life Stress in Adult Illness
October 24, 2016 • MDI Biological Laboratory

WVCTSI Engages Communities in Health Discussion
August 30, 2016 • West Virginia Clinical and Translational Science Institute

MDI Biological Laboratory Scientists Awarded Patent for Potential New Heart Disease Drug
August 23, 2016 • MDI Biological Laboratory

From Sci Fi to Reality: Unlocking the Secret to Growing New Limbs
August 05, 2016 • MDI Biological Laboratory

A Common Enemy: Through Clinical Trials, Veterinarian Fights Cancer in Animals, Humans
June 13, 2016 • Kansas State University

Together, West Virginia Healthcare Providers Work to Solve State's Health Needs
September 22, 2015 • West Virginia University

Programs Team Up to Advance Research in State
August 04, 2015 • Lincoln Journal Star

Meetings and Events

Science Scholars Present Research at State Conference
November 20, 2017 • UA Little Rock

Hendrix Students Present Undergraduate Research at the Arkansas INBRE Research Conference
November 13, 2017 • Hendrix College​

North East Regional IDeA Conference Begins in Burlington 2017
August 16, 2017 • WAMC Northeast Public Radio

Event Showcases Undergraduate Research in R.I.
July 17, 2017 • The University of Rhode Island

Wesley Student Presents at Posters on the Hill
May 1, 2017 • Wesley College

WV-INBRE Program Brings Faculty and Student Researchers Across the State to WVU and Marshall for Research Experience
August 10, 2016 • West Virginia University

Regional IDeA Meeting Comes to Biloxi, Hosted by Mississippi INBRE and Southern Miss
November 18, 2015 • The University of Southern Mississippi