Tuesday, August 16, 2011
Biotech Center Delivers $595,325 in Research Grants
The North Carolina Biotechnology Center has issued $595,325 in Biotechnology Research Grants to eight scientists at seven North Carolina institutions. The grants, providing a maximum of $75,000, support novel research projects at academic and non-profit research institutions. Among the grants awarded was $73,074 to William Wagner, Ph.D. of Wake Forest University Health Sciences to develop a new material that can be absorbed by the body while closing cleft palates. Read more.