Navigation Links
The Kenneth Rainin Foundation Continues its Commitment to Ending Inflammatory Bowel Disease, Awarding $1.5 Million in Research Grants
Date:8/8/2013

OAKLAND, Calif., Aug. 8, 2013 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- The Kenneth Rainin Foundation announced today that it has awarded 15 grants totaling $1.5 million for Inflammatory Bowel Disease (IBD) research through its Innovator and Breakthrough Awards Programs. The Foundation also hosted its second annual Innovations Symposium, attracting participants from the US and abroad, to promote scientific collaboration on future research projects. The Foundation invests in ground-breaking and collaborative ideas that have the potential to yield transformative discoveries and major new insights into the causes and cures for IBD.

(Photo:  http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnh/20130808/DC61025)

"People suffering from IBD need a breakthrough and that's exactly what we're hoping to elicit with our programs," said Dr. Jennifer Rainin, president of the Kenneth Rainin Foundation. "We take risks and invest early in ways that other funders do not, and we look for researchers who take original and inventive approaches to IBD research," said Rainin. "Our health grant programs support research from all scientific disciplines and encourage collaboration to find new and better treatments for IBD. Every year promising projects are presented to the Foundation, increasing our optimism that eradicating IBD is possible."

Each Innovator Award recipient, selected from a competitive pool of applicants from non-profit research institutions worldwide, will receive a one year grant of $100,000. See http://tinyurl.com/ockbxkh for details.

The 2013 Innovator Awards Program recipients include:

  • Albert E. Jergens, D.V.M, Ph.D., Iowa State University, Ames,
    '/>"/>

SOURCE The Kenneth Rainin Foundation
Copyright©2012 PR Newswire.
All rights reserved

Page: 1 2 3 4

Related medicine technology :

1. Celgenes Robert J. Hugin Becomes PhRMA Board Chairman; Ian C. Read, Kenneth C. Frazier Assume New Posts
2. UBM Canon, the Global MedTech Authority, Partners with the World Medical Device Organization, WMDO, to Provide Medical Device Companies with Industry-Related Online Training Solutions
3. Four-Time Triathlon World Champion Melanie McQuaid Selects Polar USA as Official Heart Rate Training Solution
4. Diplomat Specialty Pharmacys 2012 Physician Satisfaction Survey Results Affirm Success of Companys Education & Training Program
5. Effective Market Research Training and Development Programs Set the Stage for Global Organizational Success
6. Mike Golic, ESPN Radio Personality and Former Philadelphia Eagle, Holds Pre-Season "Training Camp" for People With Type 2 Diabetes
7. Saddleback Memorial Named First Robotic Training Epicenter for Gynecologic Surgery in Orange County
8. Attention Veterans: New Medtech Job Training Program Accepting Applications through Friday, August 31
9. Cleveland Clinic and IBM Work to Advance Watsons Use in the Medical Training Field
10. SAM Medical Products Offers Product Training at the Point of Care
11. AASLD Curriculum & Training (ACT) Launches With New Interactive HCV Education
Post Your Comments:
*Name:
*Comment:
*Email:
(Date:7/22/2014)... 22, 2014 Research and Markets ... Market by Equipment, by Reagent, by Application - Global ... http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnh/20130307/600769 Biopharmaceuticals ... is one of the most important and widely used ... application segment of the cell culture market in 2013. ...
(Date:7/22/2014)... BURLINGTON, Mass. , July 22, 2014 /PRNewswire/ ... of audited multiple sclerosis (MS) patients currently ... (DMT) Tecfidera have ever experienced flushing and/or ... few Tecfidera-treated patients are currently experiencing these ... or the effective medical management of such ...
(Date:7/22/2014)... Ill. , July 22, 2014 The ... staggering, killing 45 people each day. Twenty-three percent of ... National Survey on Drug Use and Health, making opioid ... employees are taking opioid painkillers at the correct dosage ... safety. Today, the National Safety Council ...
Breaking Medicine Technology:Global Cell Culture (Bioreactor, Incubator, Centrifuge) Market - Forecast to 2018 2Global Cell Culture (Bioreactor, Incubator, Centrifuge) Market - Forecast to 2018 3Over Half of Audited Multiple Sclerosis Patients Currently Treated with Biogen Idec's Tecfidera Have Experienced Minor Side Effects Although Impact on Use Appears Muted 2Over Half of Audited Multiple Sclerosis Patients Currently Treated with Biogen Idec's Tecfidera Have Experienced Minor Side Effects Although Impact on Use Appears Muted 35 things employers should know about prescription painkiller use 25 things employers should know about prescription painkiller use 3
... Optimer Pharmaceuticals, Inc. (Nasdaq: OPTR ) ... difficile infection using National health insurance claims and ... 2, 2011 at the 21st Annual Scientific ... (SHEA).   (Logo:   http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnh/20090413/LA97352LOGO )Poster Presentation ...
... Pharmasset, Inc. (Nasdaq: VRUS ) today announced that ... for the Study of the Liver (EASL) on Saturday, April ... will review Pharmasset,s progress on the programs that are the ... To access a simultaneous webcast of this event via the ...
Cached Medicine Technology:Optimer Pharmaceuticals Announces Presentation at Upcoming SHEA Annual Meeting Regarding Hospital CDI Patients at Risk of Recurrence and Mortality 2Pharmasset to Webcast an Investor Event From the EASL Meeting 2Pharmasset to Webcast an Investor Event From the EASL Meeting 3
(Date:7/22/2014)... Marietta, GA (PRWEB) July 23, 2014 Marietta, ... available than necessary homes. In an efforts to lower ... and Vicki Hammonds from the Tigg Neuter Project have joined ... to be sold. All proceeds will be presented to ... staff, and extended animal clinic family are excited to attend ...
(Date:7/22/2014)... DocbookMD , a HIPAA-secure mobile communication company, ... largest physician-centric mobile communication solutions in Texas at Memorial ... Created by Austin-based physicians, Tracey Haas, D.O., MPH, and ... into MHMD’s Accountable Care Network to enhance communication between ... put this capability at the fingertips of our physicians ...
(Date:7/22/2014)... Obtaining a bachelor’s degree in nursing just became ... medical experience. The School of Nursing at The University ... of an accelerated nursing degree program that provides course ... UNCG Veterans Access Program (VAP), will start January 2015 ... prior college credit, veterans who are RNs can earn ...
(Date:7/22/2014)... Air Conditioning & Heating Inc. is ... Daikin comfort pro dealer. This means that the company ... cooling system equipment. Only a select few businesses have ... being approved. , Daikin co-developed an R-410A refrigerant with ... Air Conditioning Market. They are also the inventor of ...
(Date:7/22/2014)... July 22, 2014 Dr. Jeremy K. ... surgical colleagues, have recently discussed the reasons for an ... in the periodontics profession are seeing the amount of ... exponentially. In fact, one surgeon reported that over 50% ... Although dental implants have a very high success rate ...
Breaking Medicine News(10 mins):Health News:Marietta Vet Clinic Hosts 2014 Dog Days of Summer Pet Rescue Event 2Health News:Memorial Hermann Physician Network Launches Physician Mobile Communication Solution Throughout Houston 2Health News:Memorial Hermann Physician Network Launches Physician Mobile Communication Solution Throughout Houston 3Health News:Memorial Hermann Physician Network Launches Physician Mobile Communication Solution Throughout Houston 4Health News:UNCG School of Nursing Fast-Tracks Medically Trained Veterans 2Health News:Air Conditioning & Heating Inc. Now an Authorized Daikin Comfort Pro Dealer 2Health News:Dr. Jeremy Ueno Can Help Treat Patients That Have Failing Implants 2Health News:Dr. Jeremy Ueno Can Help Treat Patients That Have Failing Implants 3
... Postoperative adhesions are a major complication in strabismus ... of preventing these adhesions by forming a biological barrier ... issue of the Journal of AAPOS , the ... and Strabismus, a team of researchers from Cairo University ...
... Researchers from Boston University School of Medicine (BUSM) and ... time in therapeutic range (TTR) should be used as ... thus improve patient outcomes. These findings appear in this ... . Oral anticoagulation with warfarin is received by ...
... Jan. 3 (HealthDay News) -- The pen may be mightier than ... Keeping a daily journal of snacks and meals is one ... Christopher J. Mosunic, a weight management and diabetes specialist at Greenwich ... exercise; it will always help you lose [weight] if you do ...
... is also available in Chinese on EurekAlert! ... sleep apnea often report that they feel like "a new ... A new study in the Jan. 1 issue of the ... anecdotal reports, showing that three weeks of CPAP therapy significantly ...
... -- Certain species of wildlife are adopting an urban ... increasing urbanization, people and animals are living closer together ... raccoons and opossums often scavenge leftovers from drive-thrus rather ... For this study, which appears in the December issue ...
... A new study of nursing home records shows ... and using it longer. The study also estimates that ... degree of dementia. Researchers hope the new data will ... seek to control Medicare costs. In newly published ...
Cached Medicine News:Health News:Use of amniotic membrane may cause complications in strabismus surgery 2Health News:Researchers measure quality of care in oral anticoagulation 2Health News:Study shows that CPAP therapy reduces fatigue, increases energy in patients with sleep apnea 2Health News:Study shows that CPAP therapy reduces fatigue, increases energy in patients with sleep apnea 3Health News:Hospice care increasing for nursing home patients with dementia 2Health News:Hospice care increasing for nursing home patients with dementia 3
... national reference laboratory and a worldwide leader ... offers an extensive test menu of highly ... and anatomic pathology. Owned by the University ... than half of the nation's university teaching ...
... a national reference laboratory and a worldwide ... ARUP offers an extensive test menu of ... clinical and anatomic pathology. Owned by the ... more than half of the nation's university ...
... a national reference laboratory and a worldwide ... ARUP offers an extensive test menu of ... clinical and anatomic pathology. Owned by the ... more than half of the nation's university ...
... reference laboratory and a worldwide leader in ... an extensive test menu of highly complex ... anatomic pathology. Owned by the University of ... half of the nation's university teaching hospitals ...
Medicine Products: