OMRF has announced the promotion of four of its principal scientists.
At Tuesday’s spring board meeting, OMRF recognized 11 board members for their years of service and honored four scientists for scientific achievement.
The new Genes and Human Disease Research Program will broaden OMRF’s investigation into genetic mechanisms in various diseases.
A four-year grant from the National Heart, Lung and Blood Institute will help OMRF researcher Courtney Montgomery and her team determine the roles of specific immune cells associated with sarcoidosis.
OMRF’s Sarcoidosis Unit, which launched in January, is the only one of its kind in the state.
Two students from the Naval Academy and one from the Air Force Academy participated in the OMRF’s ninth annual Saxon program.