Tag: NIH

NIH funds UofL doctoral students’ work on taste buds and brain...

You may be confident in your potential to pursue a career in biomedical research when the National Institutes of Health funds your work before...

UofL receives $3.8M to test new gene therapy for heart attacks

When someone has a heart attack, it causes muscle cells in their heart to die, and the heart cannot regenerate these cells. Researchers at...

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 researcher developing drug to treat emerging viruses

Donghoon Chung, PhD, a virologist at the University of Louisville, is one of three principal investigators with a new center working to advance new...

December graduate’s path change leads to science policy role on Capitol...

Naomi Charalambakis is a scientist at heart. She is filled with curiosity and isn’t afraid to take risks to find solutions. It’s those same traits...

UofL researcher proves process allowing adult retinal neurons to form new...

Research published online this week by the Proceedings of the National Academy of Sciences could lead to therapeutic advances for recovery from injury and...

UofL receives $13.8 million to study promising new heart failure treatment...

The University of Louisville has received one of its largest grants for medical research in the school’s 219-year history, a $13.8 million award from...

UofL gastroenterology researcher receives $4 million from NIH for innovative liver...

UofL gastroenterologist Matthew Cave, MD, believes that chemicals we breathe, consume or come in contact with in the environment may be contributing to liver...

NIH institute director’s keynote on addiction highlights annual Research!Louisville schedule

A greater understanding of the biological mechanisms underlying addiction could help communities such as Louisville and Southern Indiana cope with the opioid crisis, alcoholism...

UofL’s School of Dentistry boasts top 15 national ranking in research...

Thanks to a growing research enterprise, the University of Louisville School of Dentistry ranks 13th nationally in the National Institute of Dental and Craniofacial...