Recent Award "Snapshot"

Our faculty and staff have taken us on an amazing upward trajectory in growing as a premier, nationally recognized metropolitan research university. This includes winning extramural funding for research and scholarly activity. Below is a snapshot of some of our recent successes. For more detailed information on research and innovation at UofL, please visit our Metrics and Awards site  or contact Will Metcalf.

Awards for the weeks of: March 4-17, 2019.

Investigators who have recently received extramural funding

Principal InvestigatorDepartmentSponsorTitleAmount
Holwerda,Benne WA&S PhysicsUniversity of Kentucky Res. Fdn.Hunting for Dark Matter in Spheroidal Galaxies$19,790
Krimm,Robin FAnatomical Science/NeurobiolgyNational Institutes of HealthFunction of taste papillae mechanoreceptors$191,748
McCall,Maureen AnnOphthalmology/Visual SciencesNational Institutes of HealthGlycine subunit specific inhibition and ganglion cell visual responses$539,481
Noe,Jordan TMed-OncologyNational Institutes of HealthThe role of MIF in mitochondrial metabolism and M2-TAM polarization$31,554
Sears,Lonnie LynPediatricsUniversity of Alabama at BirminghamCoal Ash and Neurobehavioral Symptoms in Children Age 6$246,161
Total of the Awards Listed Above:$1,028,734


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