Multidisciplinary teams to split $1M for biomedical research

08/15/2013 | GenomeWeb Daily News (free registration)

The Institute for Systems Genomics at the University of Connecticut awarded $50,000 annually for five years to each of four multidisciplinary research teams studying genomics. Funds will cover studies on: the impacts of stress on the gut microbiome in preterm babies; genetic variants, biomarkers and mechanisms of chemotherapy drug toxicity; chromatin interactions, epigenomics and transcriptional responses involved in drug interactions; and neuronal dysfunction in autism spectrum disorders. Researchers from UConn, Jackson Laboratory for Genomic Medicine, Connecticut Children's Medical Center and University of Connecticut Health Center will collaborate on the projects.

View Full Article in:

GenomeWeb Daily News (free registration)

Published in Briefs:

SmartBrief Job Listings for Health Care

Job Title Company Location
Chief Executive Officer
Center for Improving Value in Healthcare
Denver, CO
Quality Program Manager II, State Programs
Tufts Health Plan
Watertown, MA
Senior director risk adjustor and coding doc
Novant Health
Charlotte, NC
Associate Director, Promotion Integrity
Bristol-Myers Squibb
Plainsboro, NJ
Vice President, Medicare Advantage
BCBS-Louisiana
Baton Rouge, LA