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UAMS Researcher Awarded Grant to Study Lyme Disease

LITTLE ROCK — Jon Blevins, Ph.D., an assistant professor in the Department of Microbiology and Immunology in the University of Arkansas for Medical Sciences (UAMS) College of Medicine, has been awarded a two-year grant of more than $400,000 by the National Institutes of Health to study the genetics of Borrelia burgdorferi, the bacterium that causes [...]

By | June 25th, 2015|Media Contact - Taylor/Caldwell|0 Comments

UAMS-based Arkansas INBRE Receives $3.9 million to Support Biomedical Research

LITTLE ROCK — The University of Arkansas for Medical Sciences (UAMS), administrator of the Arkansas INBRE program promoting biomedical research across the state, has been awarded $3.9 million by the National Institutes of Health (NIH) to continue the program.

By | June 10th, 2015|News Release, UAMS News|0 Comments

Researcher’s Surprise Discovery Lands $1.8 Million Grant

A surprise discovery that could lead to new treatments for herpes viruses that infect more than 90 percent of the world’s adult population has led to a $1.8 million grant to UAMS from the National Cancer Institute (NCI) at the National Institutes of Health (NIH).

By | May 2nd, 2014|UAMS News, University News|0 Comments

UAMS Researcher Awarded $150,000 Grant for Pancreatic Cancer Drug Treatment Improvement

Wolf E. Heberlein, M.D., an assistant professor of radiology in the University of Arkansas for Medical Sciences (UAMS) College of Medicine, received a two-year $150,000 Research Scholar Grant from the Radiological Society of North America (RSNA) Research and Education (R&E) Foundation.

By | September 5th, 2013|UAMS News, University News|0 Comments

Grants Help Physician Assistant, NW Residency Programs

Dec. 7, 2012 | The University of Arkansas for Medical Sciences’ (UAMS) planned internal medicine residency program in northwest Arkansas and new physician assistant program received grants totaling more than $200,000 from the Blue & You Foundation.

By | December 7th, 2012|UAMS News, University News|0 Comments

Bora Awarded $1.1 Million NIH Grant for Uveitis Research

Nov. 27, 2012 | Nalini Bora, Ph.D., director of research for the Pat & Willard Walker Eye Research Center, was awarded a three-year, $1.1 million National Institutes of Health grant to study an inflammatory disease of the eye that causes 20 percent of all blindness.

By | November 27th, 2012|UAMS News, University News|0 Comments

Bora Awarded $1.1 Million NIH Grant for Eye Research

<p class="content">LITTLE ROCK – Nalini Bora, Ph.D., director of research for the Pat & Willard Walker Eye Research Center, was awarded a three-year, $1.1 million National Institutes of Health grant to study an inflammatory disease of the eye that causes 20 percent of all blindness.</p>

By | November 27th, 2012|News Release, UAMS News|0 Comments

UAMS Researcher Awarded $1.6 Million Grant to Train Therapists to Treat Young Trauma Victims

<p class="content">LITTLE ROCK – Better care and more effective services for young children exposed to trauma will be available through a $1.6 million federal grant awarded Oct. 1 to a University of Arkansas for Medical Sciences (UAMS) researcher.</p>

By | October 16th, 2012|News Release, UAMS News|0 Comments

UAMS Receives $180,000 for Teacher Health Education

<span class="content">LITTLE ROCK – Professional development for Arkansas’ pre-K-12 teachers will be provided through three grants totaling more than $180,000 to a unique statewide outreach program of the University of Arkansas for Medical Sciences (UAMS). </span>

By | September 11th, 2012|News Release, UAMS News|0 Comments

UAMS Center for Osteoporosis and Metabolic Bone Diseases Earns Prestigious $8 Million Grant Renewal

May 15, 2012 | The Center for Osteoporosis and Metabolic Bone Diseases of the University of Arkansas for Medical Sciences (UAMS) has received a five-year competitive award of $8 million from the National Institutes of Health (NIH), extending the center’s largest NIH research grant to 20 years and a total funding of $33 million.

By | May 15th, 2012|UAMS News, University News|0 Comments