OMRF scientist Gaurav Varshney, Ph.D., received a one-year grant to study 21 genes implicated in conditions such as hearing loss, autism and schizophrenia.
The National Institutes of Health has awarded OMRF $2.19 million to continue research on a rare neurological disease.
OMRF scientist Roberto Pezza, Ph.D., received a two-year grant to study the development of chromosomes.
OMRF scientist Dean Dawson received a four-year grant to study chromosomes and the cellular processes that organize them during cell division.
The funding will establish the Center for Cellular Metabolism Research in Oklahoma and supports five junior researchers.
OU Health has been awarded a $5.3 million federal grant to continue a partnership with OMRF and the VA on research into the biology of aging and the role it plays in the onset of diseases like cancer and diabetes.