Navigation Links
CIMIT announces $3 million in medical research grants
Date:6/24/2010

and ultimately to discover novel methods that provide better treatment more quickly."

The thirty successful proposals were selected from 195 applications submitted by inter-institutional research teams from across the CIMIT consortium of twelve institutions. Of the 30 projects selected for support:

  • over one-third of these awards are in the CIMIT NeuroHealth initiative projects in the areas of neurotechnologies, traumatic brain injury (TBI), neurotrauma, traumatic stress disorders (PTSD), and pain management;
  • seven projects will help advance the Integrated Clinical Environments initiative a consortium-wide effort to help transform healthcare delivery systems and advance the integration of clinical care within all care environments; and
  • nearly two-thirds of these projects have direct relevance to improving care for wounded warriors. These novel innovations will improve care of the injured soldier on the battlefield, during evacuation and in other trauma care settings. Other projects are focused on the needs of veterans during rehabilitation and in managing chronic conditions.

"We were very impressed by the quality of proposals and the new opportunities to truly impact how care is delivered," said Steven Schachter, MD, Chief Academic Officer. "Teams brought together by these grants have the chance to make a major difference in innovative medicine."


'/>"/>

Contact: Elaine Richardson
emrichardson@partners.org
617-643-3838
CIMIT
Source:Eurekalert

Page: 1 2

Related biology news :

1. National Zoo scimitar-horned oryx going into the wild
2. Selexis Announces Advanced Approach to Maximize Power of Genetic Elements for Rapid Development of High Performance Cell Lines
3. LaserCard Corporation Announces Expansion of Middle East Project
4. BIO-key(R) Announces Contracts for New Criminal Justice Data Sharing Solution
5. Balzan Foundation announces 2007 winners
6. The American Society of Plant Biologists announces 2007 awards
7. ASPB announces Summer Undergraduate Research Fellowship 2007 recipients
8. NIST announces 56 new awards for innovative technology research and development
9. Titanium Group Announces Contract With Haitong Securities
10. Measurement Specialties, Inc. Announces Impact of German Business Tax Reform 2008 Resulting in Lower Combined German Tax Rate - Impacts 2Q08 Reported Financial Results
11. FIJI Water announces sustainable growth initiative with commitment to help mitigate climate change
Post Your Comments:
*Name:
*Comment:
*Email:
(Date:9/30/2014)... Ocean Health Index rates the Earth,s oceans at ... addition, for the first time, the report assessed ... national jurisdiction (high-seas areas) all critical regions ... providing sustainable food sources. , In the third ... by scientists from UC Santa Barbara,s National Center ...
(Date:9/30/2014)... Ecker, a Salk professor and Howard Hughes Medical ... have been named recipients in the 2014 round ... (NIH) through the BRAIN (Brain Research through Advancing ... The grant, announced September 30, provides more than ... over three years. , The BRAIN Initiative, launched ...
(Date:9/30/2014)... almost any aquatic environment on Earth, but when the ... pushed to the limit. The amount of time needed ... how different species cope in the future, reveals a ... published in the scientific journal Proceedings of the ... thanks to increasing levels of greenhouse gases in the ...
Breaking Biology News(10 mins):Rating the planet's oceans 2Rating the planet's oceans 3Salk scientists receive $3 million for BRAIN Initiative grant 2Shape up quickly -- applies to fish, too! 2
... German . Moscow/Stuttgart/ Halle(Saale). Parts of the ... have been rising steeply since 1990 also there. This is ... 400 years produced on the base of tree rings from ... tree growth using ring width of pine from Russia,s Kola ...
... self-assembly of molecular threads into the proteins that make ... thought, Michigan State University scientists say. That discovery could ... some diseases. How proteins spontaneously "fold" from wiggling ... functional or malfunctioning three-dimensional molecules is one ...
... Today, the Association for Molecular Pathology (AMP) submitted written comments ... National Institutes of Health (NIH) for its Genetic Test Registry ... formulate a comprehensive response to the RFI. "With the ... AMP is able to inform the NIH on the general ...
Cached Biology News:Signs of reversal of Arctic cooling in some areas 2Signs of reversal of Arctic cooling in some areas 3Signs of reversal of Arctic cooling in some areas 4Scientists post lower speed limit for cell-signaling protein assembly 2AMP responds to Genetic Test Registry request for information 2
(Date:9/30/2014)... analog of one of nature,s most efficient light-harvesting ... led by Alejandro Briseno of the University of ... developing long-sought polymer architecture to boost power-conversion efficiency ... devices. , Briseno, with colleagues and graduate ... University and Dresden University of Technology, Germany, report ...
(Date:9/30/2014)... , Sept. 30, 2014 Nematicide ... kill nematodes. Nematodes are microscopic parasitic roundworms, found ... and inside other plants and animals. Nematicides have ... or other properties promoting migration through the soil. ... than 1,000 plant-parasitic nematodes. With more than 10,000 ...
(Date:9/30/2014)... Md. , Sept. 30, 2014  RegeneRx ... today announced that it has received a Canadian ... by Actin-Sequestering Peptides.  This patent includes claims using ... numerous other actin-sequestering peptides for these purposes.  The ... About RegeneRx Biopharmaceuticals, Inc. ( www.regenerx.com ) ...
(Date:9/30/2014)... OriginOil Inc. (OTC/QB: OOIL), developer of Electro ... up large quantities of water, announced today that in ... the launch of the company's CLEAN-FRACâ„¢ industrial grade demonstrator ... STW Resources . , Immediately upon startup, the ... and achieved a 99.8% reduction in Turbidity on flowback ...
Breaking Biology Technology:Blades of grass inspire advance in organic solar cells 2Blades of grass inspire advance in organic solar cells 3Nematicides Market by Types (Fumigants, Organophosphates, Carbamate and Bio-Nematicides), Applications (Agrochemicals, Industrial, and Others), and Geography (North America, Europe, Asia-Pacific & ROW) - Global Trends & Forecasts to 2019 2RegeneRx Receives Canadian Patent for Inhibition or Reversal of Skin Aging 2OriginOil, Inc. Report to Shareholders: Blue Gold in West Texas 2
... databases enable researchers to quickly and effectively use these invaluable resources. ... ... OpenHelix today announced the availability of an updated suite ... Textpresso. Gene Ontology is a consortium project developed to ...
... 5, Rosetta Genomics Ltd (Nasdaq: ROSG ), a ... today,that it will present at RBC Capital Markets 2008 ... at the Westin Hotel in New York. , ... of the presentation will be available on the,"Investors" section ...
... CITY, Calif., Dec. 5 Genomic Health,Inc. (Nasdaq: ... present results from,four studies at the 31st Annual San ... the Henry B. Gonzalez Convention Center. Two,of the ... physicians currently use to predict the likelihood of chemotherapy,benefit ...
Cached Biology Technology:New and Updated Online Tutorials for Textpresso and Gene Ontology 2Rosetta Genomics to Webcast Panel Presentation at RBC Capital Markets 2008 Healthcare Conference 2Rosetta Genomics to Webcast Panel Presentation at RBC Capital Markets 2008 Healthcare Conference 3Genomic Health to Present Multiple New Studies at 31st Annual San Antonio Breast Cancer Symposium 2Genomic Health to Present Multiple New Studies at 31st Annual San Antonio Breast Cancer Symposium 3
5-bromo-4-chloro-3-indolyl b -D-galactopyranoside (X-Gal)...
...
...
... High Protein Concentration Basement Membrane Extract ... in in vivo applications where higher ... increased gel strength, and elevated levels ... the advantage of lot-to-lot consistency and ...
Biology Products: