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.
OMRF scientist Benjamin Miller received the pair of grants to study how to prevent muscle loss in older adults and other diseases of aging.
OMRF scientist Christopher Lessard received a five-year grant to identify genes associated with Sjögren’s syndrome.