National Institute on Alcohol Abuse and Alcoholism
For many people, a day at the beach, on the boat, or at a backyard barbecue will include drinking alcoholic beverages. But excessive drinking and summer activities don’t mix.
A team of researchers at Wayne State University’s Parent Health Lab in the School of Medicine have received a three-year grant to develop a computer-delivered intervention for pregnant women at risk for alcohol use, which can lead to lifelong negative effects on the fetus.
Metabolic Solutions Development Co. LLC announced it has received a $1.1 million multi-year Small Business Technology Transfer Program grant from the National Institute on Alcohol Abuse and Alcoholism, part of the National Institutes of Health. The company will use the money to develop its drug candidate for fatty liver disease.