Dr. Long will use the $495,000 award to further her research on hepatic fibrosis in Non-Alcoholic Fatty Liver Disease (NAFLD).
This is a two-year, $453,750 Exploratory/Developmental Research Grant Award (R21) from the National Institutes of Health (NIH).
Former soccer stars join the first all-female CTE study at BU.
This discovery may aid in advancement of treatments.
Increasing Klotho levels would be a logical treatment for age-related neurodegenerative and neuroinflammatory diseases, according to corresponding author Carmela Abraham, PhD.
Learn about BU projects that use big data to tackle medical problems by utilizing the multidisciplinary expertise of the University—matching public health experts with computer science people, or electrical engineers with medical doctors.
The findings are important because of an increasingly large aging population that drives and is at risk of motor vehicle crashes.
The new $21.4 million RURAL study will examine rural, southern US communities to find out why people there have more disease, shorter lives.
Blocking a specific protein may be a promising strategy to prevent the spread of castration-resistant prostate cancer.
New study highlights the substantial effect that condition has on quality of life.