Grants Received

Funds totaling $459,108 were recently received by the Bayer School of Natural and Environmental Sciences (BSNES), and the School of Pharmacy.

  • Dr. Mihaela-Rita Mihailescu, professor of chemistry and biochemistry, BSNES, $414,000, from the National Institute of General Medical Sciences of the National Institutes of Health, for Investigation of Fragile X Mental Retardation Protein Interactions with the miRNA Pathway.
  • Dr. Wilson Meng, associate professor of pharmaceutics, School of Pharmacy, $45,108, from the Juvenile Diabetes Research Foundation, passed through the Allegheny-Singer Research Institute, for Tolerogenic Nanoparticle Therapy for Type I Diabetes.