Exercise can benefit osteoarthritis sufferers even in the absence of weight loss, research finds.
OMRF scientist Courtney Griffin, Ph.D., will head the premier research organization in her field.
Three students from United States service academies have completed biomedical research summer internships at OMRF.
“This has the potential to revolutionize how we do science at OMRF,” said OMRF scientist Tim Griffin.
The funding will establish the Center for Cellular Metabolism Research in Oklahoma and supports five junior researchers.
There are no approved treatments for osteoarthritis, which affects an estimated 50 million Americans.