By: John Riehl | 2016.01.14 | 09:19 am
Brittany Williams, a student in the University of Iowa’s Interdisciplinary Graduate Program in Neuroscience, received a National Research Service Award from the National Institutes of Health, earning a perfect score from the NIH review committee on her grant application in the process.
Money goes to training program that has been funded since 1985
By: Chris White | 2013.09.06 | 08:00 am
The College of Dentistry at the University of Iowa has been awarded a $1.6 million federal grant to operate a dentist-scientist training program. The program, run by dentistry professor Christopher Squier, has been funded continuously since 1985.
UI study shows fruit fly is ideal model to study hearing loss in people
By: Gary Galluzzo | 2013.09.02 | 02:00 pm
Enter the common fruit fly as the proxy to better understand hearing loss in humans. The study by the University of Iowa looks at how loud noises damage the ear, by affecting the molecular underpinnings. Results published in the online Early Edition of the journal Proceedings of the National Academy of Sciences.
Study made use of the fruit fly 'love song'
By: Gary Galluzzo | 2013.01.07 | 10:43 am
University of Iowa biologists have advanced their knowledge of human hearing by studying a similar auditory system in fruit flies—and by making use of the fruit fly “love song.” Results featured on the cover of the journal Proceedings of the National Academy of Sciences.
By: Jennifer Willis | 2012.08.10 | 09:19 am
The Institute for Clinical and Translational Science has won $6.9 million from the National Institutes of Health to continue academic, educational, and research programs for researchers throughout the university.