Eight Wayne State University undergraduate nursing students are gaining unique insight about the research field thanks to a $40,000 grant awarded to the university’s College of Nursing and School of Medicine from the National Institute of Nursing Research of the National Institutes of Health.
Wayne State University announced Friday it had been awarded two Grand Challenges Explorations research grants, an initiative funded by the Bill & Melinda Gates Foundation, totaling nearly $200,000.
Faculty and research assistants in Wayne State University’s Department of Geology in the College of Liberal Arts and Sciences soon will become the latest additions to a national team of experts at a newly formed consulting company.
Officials from TRW Automotive, one of the world’s leading automotive suppliers, were on the Kettering University campus to present a $62,000 research grant. The grant extends an ongoing relationship between Kettering University and TRW in protecting rear seat occupants in car crashes.
Researchers at the Barbara Ann Karmanos Cancer Institute will focus on creating better therapies to treat triple negative breast cancer thanks to a $3.5 million grant from Susan G. Komen for the Cure.
Kavitha Chinnaiyan, M.D.,of Beaumont’s department of Cardiovascular Medicine, has been awarded a two-year, $84,822 research grant from the American Heart Association to investigate the use of coronary CT angiography, or CCTA.
Angelo Gaitas, president of Ann Arbor-based PicoCal Inc., announces the completion of PicoCal’s Small Business Innovation Research Phase II grant from the National Science Foundation, grant award No. 0822810.
Beaumont surgeon Rachel S. Rohde and co-investigator Kevin C. Baker have been named recipients of the 2011 Ruth Jackson Orthopaedic Society and Zimmer Grant for research related to women’s musculoskeletal health.