The grant will support the Aging and Metabolism Research Program and completes a $5.2 million expansion campaign.
At OMRF, Shah will serve as a technology development specialist.
OMRF scientists have redefined how the gut microbiome operates and how our bodies coexist with some of the 100 trillion bacteria that make it up.
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 scientists have identified a compound that could give birth to therapies for a host of eye diseases.
OMRF researcher Jian Li received a new grant to investigate the role that a cellular protein called HSF1 plays in cell division and growth.