The Association of Independent Research Institutes named OMRF Vice President and Chief Financial Officer Tim Hassen as its new president.
National Institutes of Health
The National Institutes of Health awarded the grants, which will fund research on autoimmune diseases and human exposure to anthrax.
OMRF scientist Patrick Gaffney has received a five-year, $3.1 million grant to investigate the underlying mechanisms that lead to lupus onset.
The American Association of Immunologists has named OMRF’s Paul Kincade to its 2019 class of Distinguished Fellows.
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 scientist Susannah Rankin received a four-year, $1.47 million award to study chromosomes.