Navigation Links
SNM awards $300,000 to support molecular imaging research
Date:7/14/2008

RESTON, Va.SNMan international scientific and professional organization of more than 16,000 members dedicated to promoting the practical applications, technology and science of molecular imaging and nuclear medicinehas awarded $300,000 in research grants to support molecular imaging research. The grants, supported by SNM's Education and Research Foundation, represent the society's commitment to advancing molecular imaging and therapy by supporting the next generation of researchers.

"SNM's awards and fellowships are integral to supporting promising young researchers working in the field of molecular imaging," said Henry VanBrocklin, Ph.D., president of SNM's Molecular Imaging Center of Excellence and professor of radiology and biomedical imaging at the University of California, San Francisco. "As a society, we have a tradition of creating opportunities for researchers to excel in the field. These new awards will create further opportunities for young scientists to pursue cutting-edge research in the emerging field of molecular imaging."

"As government agencies continue to struggle with flat research budgets, foundation support is more critical than ever," said SNM President Robert W. Atcher, Ph.D., M.B.A., emerging medical technology team leader at Los Alamos National Laboratory in New Mexico and UNM/LANL Professor of Pharmacy at the University of New Mexico. "We must invest in and support the work of promising young researchers in order to realize new advances to patient care. These grants will also position these researchers to effectively compete for funding from Federal agencies by providing seed funding to generate preliminary data on cutting-edge molecular imaging work."

This is the first time that SNM has offered awards specifically to support research in the field of molecular imaging. Recipients of the new Molecular Imaging Awards were announced at SNM's 55th Annual Meeting in New Orleans, La.

Jonas Hannestad from
'/>"/>

Contact: Amy Shaw
ashaw@snm.org
703-652-6773
Society of Nuclear Medicine
Source:Eurekalert

Page: 1 2

Related biology news :

1. The American Society of Plant Biologists announces 2007 awards
2. Singapore National Science and Technology Awards
3. Homeland Security awards 2 grants to Rutgers for nuclear threat detection
4. NIH awards nearly $23M to University of Chicago for translational research
5. NIH awards researcher $1.5 million new innovator grant for fruit-fly studies of prion proteins
6. PETA awards $120,000 to Duluth Foundation for advancing non-animal tests
7. NIH awards UC $9 million grant to improve patient point-of-care technologies
8. NIST announces 56 new awards for innovative technology research and development
9. USP awards verified mark to Dr. Reddys Laboratories, Ltd. ingredients
10. Simons Foundation awards Emory scientists $3M for autism gene research
11. NIH grants $33 M in institutional development awards to 3 states
Post Your Comments:
*Name:
*Comment:
*Email:
(Date:7/24/2014)... sobering examples of how wildlife loss leads to conflict ... by Wildlife Conservation Society (WCS) Health & Ecosystems: ... calls for an interdisciplinary approach to tackle global biodiversity ... about 15% of the world,s people and provides protein ... It should come as no surprise that today,s unprecedented ...
(Date:7/24/2014)... 2014 /PRNewswire-iReach/ -- The Geneva Healthcare Suite, an innovative ... cut emergency room wait times by an average of ... Center, according to a recent study published in the ... using the suite to access data from incoming patients, ... "Using Geneva,s technology platform we have been able ...
(Date:7/24/2014)... food or commercial food sale, has been heavily documented ... many species of primates and other mammals. However, ... the species being consumed are birds, particularly large birds ... meat made available for sale but the meat that ... brought to villages for consumption, we noted a significant ...
Breaking Biology News(10 mins):New study draws links between wildlife loss and social conflicts 2UC San Diego Medical Center Cuts Average ER Wait Time by 92 Minutes using the Geneva Healthcare Suite 2UC San Diego Medical Center Cuts Average ER Wait Time by 92 Minutes using the Geneva Healthcare Suite 3
... planetary scientists at Washington University in St. Louis are studying ... years ago. , While that might sound a bit like ... winter, the snails actually reveal clues about the climate and ... also could shed light on the possible role weather and ...
... recent Genomed-Health 2005 workshop in Tunisia, supported by ... life sciences in improving health in countries bordering ... discussed the importance of Euro-Mediterranean partnerships in order ... sciences ?in particular following the mapping of the ...
... News) and Karolinska Institutet announced today that they ... improve healthcare by accelerating the translation of basic ... and treatment. , During the next five years ... gene expression in patients with atherosclerosis, breast cancer, ...
Cached Biology News:Scientists find fossil proof of Egypt's ancient climate 2Scientists find fossil proof of Egypt's ancient climate 3Measuring the impact of post-genomics on Mediterranean populations 2Affymetrix and the Karolinska Institutet Announce Translational Medicine Strategic Alliance 2Affymetrix and the Karolinska Institutet Announce Translational Medicine Strategic Alliance 3
(Date:7/24/2014)... Keryx Biopharmaceuticals, Inc. (Nasdaq:KERX) (the "Company") announced the publication ... 3 study of Zerenex (ferric citrate), the Company,s investigational ... hyperphosphatemia in patients with end-stage renal disease (ESRD) on ... with FErric CiTrate in EsrD) was published online today ... Nephrology ( JASN ). , This ...
(Date:7/24/2014)... , July 24, 2014  Asterias Biotherapeutics, Inc. ... emerging field of regenerative medicine, announced today that ... presentation to investors on Tuesday, July 29, 2014, ... presentation will include an overview of Asterias, business ... webcast, visit http://www.ustream.tv/channel/asterias-biotherapeutics at least 15 ...
(Date:7/24/2014)... to materialise. Yet, scientists are making progress in ... One such approach relies on quantum dotsa kind ... electric field. A new study demonstrates that changing ... (TQDs) with electrical impulses can help better control ... be used as quantum information units, which would ...
(Date:7/24/2014)... Research and Markets has announced ... Analytical Instruments Market 2014-2018" report to their offering. ... Genomics is the study of the gene and its ... and functions of proteomes or sets of proteins by ... involves the mapping of genes and DNA sequencing to ...
Breaking Biology Technology:Zerenex (ferric citrate) long-term Phase 3 study results published in JASN 2Zerenex (ferric citrate) long-term Phase 3 study results published in JASN 3Zerenex (ferric citrate) long-term Phase 3 study results published in JASN 4Asterias Biotherapeutics Announces Live Investor Webcast 2Asterias Biotherapeutics Announces Live Investor Webcast 3Asterias Biotherapeutics Announces Live Investor Webcast 4Global Genomics and Proteomics Analytical Instruments Market 2014-2018: Key Vendors are Agilent, Bio-Rad , F. Hoffmann, La Roche, Illumina, PerkinElmer and Thermo Fisher Scientific 2
... Calif., March 30 Oxygen Biotherapeutics, Inc. (OTC Bulletin ... shareholders, prospective investors and interested parties in Zurich, Switzerland ... will be to update the investment community on the ... be available to answer shareholder questions along with ...
... Amicus Therapeutics (Nasdaq: FOLD ) today announced ... be presenting at the upcoming 16th ... at New York City,s Millennium Broadway Hotel and Conference Center. ... April 2, 2009 at 9:30 a.m. EDT.Individuals can listen to ...
... Graeme Clark Scholarship WinnersDENVER, March 30 Cochlear ... today announced the winners of the 2009 Graeme ... Cochlear Scholarship Foundation has recognized the remarkable achievements ... implant - a small electronic device that can ...
Cached Biology Technology:Webcast Alert: Oxygen Biotherapeutics, Inc. Investor Meeting in Zurich, Switzerland 2Cochlear Americas Provides Support for Cochlear Implant Recipients to Pursue Higher Education 2Cochlear Americas Provides Support for Cochlear Implant Recipients to Pursue Higher Education 3Cochlear Americas Provides Support for Cochlear Implant Recipients to Pursue Higher Education 4Cochlear Americas Provides Support for Cochlear Implant Recipients to Pursue Higher Education 5
The piston kit includes 2 pistons to service one F10 pump of a BioLogic DuoFlow workstation....
BD BioCoat BD MatrigelTM Matrix 100 mm Culture Dishes for hepatocytes, tissue-culture treated polystyrene with a uniform application of MATRIGEL Matrix....
The F40 piston assembly is supplied as two assemblies to service one F40 pump of a BioLogic DuoFlow workstation....
...
Biology Products: