Grants Received

Funds totaling $282,948 were recently received by the Office of the President, the School of Pharmacy and the Bayer School of Natural and Environmental Sciences (BSNES).

  • The Office of the President, $25,000, from the Benter Foundation, for the National Conference on the First Amendment: The Bedrock for American Freedoms.
  • Wilson Meng, associate professor, School of Pharmacy, $100,791, from the Department of Defense, for research for Generating Systemic Antitumor Immunity in Renal Cell Carcinoma by Intratumoral Injection of Multiplexed Anti-PD-1 Antibody and Adenosine Deaminase.
  • Aleem Gangjee, distinguished professor, School of Pharmacy, a $112,997 Commonwealth Universal Research Enhancement grant, for Small Molecule Microtubule Targeting Agents for Pancreatic Cancer.
  • Dr. Jana Vogt, professor of biological sciences, BSNES, $44,160, from the National Institute of General Medical Sciences, for a graduate student project titled Novel Aspects of Phosphatidylcholine Metabolism.