Tag: National Institutes of Health

UofL’s nationally networked lab enables researchers to safely study coronavirus

A decade ago, when the National Institutes of Health needed to place a high-security biocontainment laboratory in Kentucky, capable of safely studying dangerous and...

UofL receives groundbreaking new grant to spark commercialization of health research...

An elite $4 million grant received by the University of Louisville, the University of Kentucky, Commonwealth Commercialization Center (C3) and the Kentucky Cabinet for...

UofL research shows gene therapy may restore visual function for people...

By isolating where a key protein required for low light vision is expressed, scientists have shown that gene therapy may restore visual function for...

UofL researchers escalate efforts against multi-drug resistant bacteria with FDA contract...

Antibiotic resistance is one of the greatest infectious disease threats in the 21st Century. The United States Centers for Disease Control and Prevention has...

Grants to UofL provide research into connections between green environment and...

Besides shade and beauty, can trees and shrubs actually help make people healthier? In a first-of-its-kind study, researchers from the University of Louisville Envirome...

UofL researcher receives nearly $2 million grant to study periodontal disease...

Periodontal disease is a common struggle for many Americans, affecting half of U.S. adults over 30. Now, a researcher at the University of Louisville...

UofL researcher named Fellow of the National Academy of Inventors Bates...

A researcher with the James Graham Brown Cancer Center at the University of Louisville has been named Kentucky’s and UofL’s fourth Fellow of the...

Setting the bar for heart, lung and blood research for the...

For the second time in three weeks, the University of Louisville will host a director from the National Institutes of Health. Gary H. Gibbons, MD,...

UofL researchers take lead role in exploring liver disease The team...

The University of Louisville has brought together a critical mass of investigators to study liver diseases in a comprehensive fashion. These studies include a...

UofL opens NIH-designated Alcohol Research Center Program receives nation’s best score...

Alcohol abuse exacts a major toll on health and health costs in the United States and is the 3rd leading preventable cause of death....