Alberola-Ila will investigate the role a type of white blood cell plays in mounting the body’s response against flu infection.
At its annual honors and awards ceremony on Thursday, OMRF presented Christy Everest with its Board of Directors Distinguished Service Award.
More than 30 students from Putnam City Schools spent time in labs OMRF this week.
OMRF scientist Jonathan Wren has developed a computer program to sniff out a wide range of mistakes that commonly appear in scientific studies.
The one-time grant will help OMRF scientist Jian Li, Ph.D., with start-up costs for his new lab.
The center offers researchers the ability to raise and study mice in an environment free of germs and microbes.