• The move to industry has allowed him to "bring therapies to millions of people who weren't able to be helped," says Saltarelli, now divisional vice president for neuroscience development at Abbott Laboratories. (sciencemag.org)
  • Caragher, now a research technologist at the Feinberg School of Medicine at Northwestern University, focuses on understanding the role of cancer stem cells in glioblastoma - the most common and aggressive cancer that begins in the brain - and finding targets for new therapies. (georgetown.edu)
  • Furthermore, we discuss these PTMs as potential targets for treating SCAs and describe translational therapies targeting PTMs that have been published. (frontiersin.org)
  • Our research focuses on identifying pathophysiological consequences of widespread RNA dysregulation in neurodegeneration in order to design, develop and test novel strategies of neuroprotective therapies. (sheffield.ac.uk)
  • NYSCF aims to educate the public on the importance of stem cell research in new therapies. (wikipedia.org)
  • Mario Saltarelli, who once worked with Littman at Pfizer, concurs, noting that after he had completed medical school, a neuroscience residency, and a Ph.D. in neuropharmacology, he found that studying epilepsy as an academic clinician didn't adequately exploit his skill set. (sciencemag.org)
  • After his studies overseas, he plans to pursue a medical degree and hopes for a residency in neurosurgery or neuro-oncology. (georgetown.edu)
  • upon completion of his own residency, he sought a three-year research fellowship in neurochemistry, studying with Dr. David Nachmansohn at Columbia and Dr. Severo Ochoa at New York University. (yu.edu)
  • She completed her residency in internal medicine at Northwestern University Medical Center and her fellowship in infectious diseases at Johns Hopkins. (cdc.gov)
  • After completing his residency in Neuropathology and General Pathology at the University of Bonn, he then became a postdoctoral fellow in the lab of Dr. Rudolf Jaenisch at the Whitehead Institute for Biomedical Research/ MIT in Cambridge, MA. (stanford.edu)
  • Research in the CCPL consists of multiple clinical trials and cohort studies conducted locally/ and regionally through the WCI and nationally through the University of Rochester Cancer Center (URCC) NCI Oncology Research Program (NCORP) Research Base, where Dr. Janelsins oversees all translational research. (rochester.edu)
  • The University of Rochester Medical Center is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action Employer and strongly encourages applications from women and minority candidates. (rochester.edu)
  • EL PASO, Texas-Cure SMA recently awarded a $150,000 research grant to Laxman Gangwani, Ph.D., associate professor of Molecular and Translational Medicine, Center of Emphasis in Neurosciences, at TTUHSC El Paso's Paul L. Foster School of Medicine. (news-medical.net)
  • He used his GUROP stipend last summer to continue work related to his senior thesis research on opioid addiction's effects in the brain under the direction of Italo Mocchetti, professor and vice chair of neuroscience at the Georgetown University Medical Center (GUMC). (georgetown.edu)
  • As I detailed in two recent Wheelchair Kamikaze essays, the American National Multiple Sclerosis Society has repeatedly rejected grant proposals to help fund the only FDA approved human MS stem cell trial currently being conducted in the US, which is now underway at the Tisch Multiple Sclerosis Research Center of New York (click here and here ). (wheelchairkamikaze.com)
  • He serves as Director of the Neuroimmunology Program including the Multiple Sclerosis Center, Transverse Myelitis and Neuromyelitis Optica Program external icon , and the Pediatric CONQUER Program external icon at the Children's Medical Center. (cdc.gov)
  • Our project has been described as the Hubble telescope of the eye," said Werner, the project's principal investigator and a professor at the UC Davis Health System Eye Center . (ucdavis.edu)
  • UC Davis Health System is an academic medical center that includes a top-ranked school of medicine, a 577-bed acute care hospital, the proposed Betty Irene Moore School of Nursing, a National Cancer Institute-designated cancer center, the unique M.I.N.D. Institute for the study of neurodevelopmental disorders, a comprehensive children's hospital, a level 1 trauma center and outpatient clinics in communities throughout the Sacramento region. (ucdavis.edu)
  • I was supervising him on a scientific project related to chemokines and the neurobiology of opiate abuse, in particular, heroin," explains Mocchetti, who also directs the preclinical lab where Caragher conducted his research. (georgetown.edu)
  • November 29, 2016 - Recent Georgetown graduate Seamus Caragher (C'16) has been named a 2017 Marshall Scholar and will research and study for the next two years in the United Kingdom. (georgetown.edu)
  • Two years later, prior to the medical school's opening in September 1955, Dr. London - Einstein's first chair of medicine - invited Dr. Korey to join him among the founding faculty members of the College of Medicine. (yu.edu)
  • In the current edition of Molecular Cell, scientists from the Helmholtz Zentrum München describe how cells "decide" which of these two directions to take. (news-medical.net)
  • Vision and visual disorders begin at the cellular and molecular levels, yet the ability to visualize most cellular structures in vivo continues to elude scientists and clinicians," said Werner, whose research interests include changes in vision across the life span and diseases of the retina and optic nerve. (ucdavis.edu)
  • The program will facilitate solicitation, development, and review of therapy-directed projects to accelerate the translation of basic research discoveries into therapeutic candidates for clinical testing. (nih.gov)
  • The studies, part of the next, five-year phase of the Bioengineering Research Partnership, could benefit the approximately 20 percent of Americans above the age of 60 suffering from the sight-threatening consequences of age-related macular degeneration and glaucoma. (ucdavis.edu)
  • In this review, we summarize the still very sparse examples available in the literature that describe successful production of ubiquitinated proteins amenable for biochemical and structural studies, and discuss advantages and disadvantages of the techniques proposed. (mdpi.com)
  • Gault transferred to a new research area -- Alzheimer's disease -- where she is now responsible for several proof-of-concept trials, also known as phase II clinical trials. (sciencemag.org)
  • The teaching and research Faculties of the University of Oxford are grouped into four major Divisions. (wikipedia.org)
  • A new drug could significantly slow the progression of ALS, also known as Lou Gehrig's disease, according to new research by University of Alberta biologists. (news-medical.net)
  • he left after learning that, at age 16, he could be accepted to the medical school at the University of Western Ontario, in Canada. (yu.edu)
  • In 1953, Yeshiva University broke ground for the construction of a new medical school that would bear the name of the great physicist Albert Einstein. (yu.edu)
  • This combines practical skills in eye surgery with clinical academic application in research, to investigate the diseases of the eye 'from bench to bedside': aiming to improve patient outcomes, at least by arresting or slowing the progress of a disease, or - ideally - by reversing the effects, partially or totally. (wikipedia.org)
  • His research focuses on improving the diagnosis, prognostication, and treatment of inflammatory diseases of the central nervous system. (cdc.gov)
  • The New York Stem Cell Foundation (NYSCF) is an American 501(c)(3) nonprofit organization, founded in the Spring of 2005, with the mission "accelerating cures for the major diseases of our time through stem cell research. (wikipedia.org)
  • It conducts and supports research that helps to prevent and treat eye diseases in order to develop sight-saving treatments and to reduce visual impairment and blindness. (ucdavis.edu)
  • As part of the federal government's National Institutes of Health (NIH), the National Eye Institute's mission is to "conduct and support research, training, health information dissemination, and other programs with respect to blinding eye diseases, visual disorders, mechanisms of visual function, preservation of sight, and the special health problems and requirements of the blind. (nih.gov)
  • Seamus is a resourceful scholar who brings extraordinary creativity to his research," said Georgetown President John J. DeGioia. (georgetown.edu)
  • He received an NIH Pathway to Independence Award, the Cozzarelli Prize for Outstanding Scientific Excellence from the National Academy of Sciences U.S.A., the Outstanding Investigator Award from the International Society for Stem Cell Research, the New York Stem Cell Foundation Robertson Stem Cell Prize, and more recently has been named a HHMI Faculty Scholar. (stanford.edu)
  • Across the faculty, we conduct world-class fundamental, biomedical, translational and population health research that is consistently ranked in the top 1% of Universities internationally. (edu.au)
  • a fundamental concept of the medical school - insisted upon by Dr. Einstein - was that it would be open to all individuals seeking medical education. (yu.edu)
  • Research is ongoing to detect, prevent and treat the many chronic physical and mental disorders that. (edu.au)
  • In addition, he is a member of the research committee of Euretina: the European Society of Retina specialists, Fellow of Merton College, in Oxford and a Fellow of the Higher Education Academy. (wikipedia.org)
  • Biocuration involves taking knowledge from sources such as the medical literature, electronic health records, and research data, and transforming it into a standard, quality-controlled, and--most importantly--computable format. (amia.org)
  • The Faculty of Health and Medical Sciences fosters exciting, diverse and impactful health research. (edu.au)
  • Health-related research has vastly improved the lives of our community and contributed to the greater wellbeing of our society. (edu.au)
  • While exact causes of amyotrophic lateral sclerosis (ALS) remain unknown, new research shows pesticides and other environmental pollutants advance the progression of the neurodegenerative disease. (news-medical.net)
  • It's true, Gault says, that she probably could have arranged for protected time to conduct research, but it wouldn't have happened quickly, and she would have found it difficult to stay away from the patients who needed her. (sciencemag.org)
  • In addition to a focus on cognition and cancer, the lab is broadly interested in many aspects of research related to quality of life improvement and side effect management in cancer. (rochester.edu)
  • In order to meaningfully contribute to patient-focused research, I need to confront cancer each day. (georgetown.edu)
  • Following her son's diagnosis and her mother's death from cancer in 2004, she sought to find a way to translate medical research more quickly into cures. (wikipedia.org)
  • This is a milestone-driven cooperative agreement program involving participation of NINDS staff in the development of the project plan and monitoring of research progress. (nih.gov)
  • This symposium will gather the world's leaders in vaccine research to share the latest findings on the potential and the limits of the human immune system, the challenges facing vaccine development, maternal immunizations, and the next era of vaccine technologies. (nyas.org)
  • In 2005, Susan L. Solomon co-founded The New York Stem Cell Foundation with the mission of accelerating stem cell research to cure major disease. (wikipedia.org)
  • NYSCF channels private philanthropy toward stem cell research. (wikipedia.org)
  • Applicants who have experience or interest in translational research studies with biomarkers are strongly encouraged to apply. (rochester.edu)
  • Genome-wide studies from cell or animal models and human brains extensively described large alterations of transcriptomes at all levels of the RNA metabolism including mRNA/miRNA biogenesis and processing, axonal transport and translation of mRNA. (sheffield.ac.uk)
  • It provides the "focal hub" for people to present their research and exchange ideas in a European venue. (cshlpress.com)
  • The newly discovered compound, described in today's online edition of Nature , offers a novel approach for attacking many disease-causing viruses. (eurekalert.org)
  • The British Heart Foundation describes it as a "novel approach" that requires further trials. (animalresearch.info)
  • But at Yale, she found she wasn't drawing on her research skills when she immersed herself in clinical duties. (sciencemag.org)
  • I ndividuals with the skills, knowledge, and resources necessary to carry out the proposed research are invited to work with their institution/organization to develop an application for support. (nih.gov)
  • She is responsible for the strategic and scientific vision for DMID's complex national and international research program. (cdc.gov)
  • These two previous posts resulted in a flood of email and phone calls to the powers that be at the NMSS (thank you, dear readers), who responded by saying that the Society makes decisions regarding which research projects to fund based on the recommendations of committees populated by a wide range of internationally renowned experts. (wheelchairkamikaze.com)
  • The NMSS helpfully provides lists of the "Scientific Peer Reviewers" who advise the Society on decisions regarding which research projects are worthy of support ( click here ). (wheelchairkamikaze.com)
  • the National Multiple Sclerosis Society utilizes nine standing committees to review research grant proposals for MS research. (wheelchairkamikaze.com)