• Tulane professor wins Department of Defense grant for research into arteriovenous malformations

    8 days ago - By News Medical

    Tulane University's Stryder Meadows, a cell and molecular biology professor, received a $1.7 million grant from the Department of Defense to study how arteriovenous malformations , which are defects in arteries, veins and capillaries, form Hereditary Hemorrhagic Telangiectasia , a genetic disorder that affects about 1 in 5,000 people.
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  • SUNY Downstate professor receives two awards to support research on vision-threatening diseases

    8 days ago - By News Medical

    Brahim Chaqour, PhD, professor of cell biology and ophthalmology at SUNY Downstate Medical Center, has received two awards to support research into treatment of currently incurable vision-threatening diseases. The new awards, totaling $2,008,973, are from the National Eye Institute of the National Institutes of Health.
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