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The Center for Magnetic Resonance Research has received a grant from the National Institutes of Health to continue research into human brain connectivity as it relates to aging and development. The grant contain two parts.
MSI PI Theresa Reineke, a professor in the Department of Chemistry, has been selected to receive a 2016 Sara Evans Faculty Woman Scholar/Leader Award.
Professor Claudia Schmidt-Dannert, an MSI PI in the Department of Biochemistry, Molecule Biology, and Biophysics, is profiled on the College of Biological Sciences (CBS) website for her research into disease-fighting compounds. Professor Schmidt-Dannert is investigating compounds found in fungi to discover chemicals with medicinal properties.
MSI PI Sharon Jansa, a professor in the Department of Ecology, Evolution, and Behavior and the curator of mammals at the Bell Museum of Natural History, is a co-author on a recent paper that reveals that the highest concentration of unique mammals species in the world is on the Philippines island of Luzon.