The Department of Defense’s Congressionally Directed Medical Research Program awarded Kath Bogie, adjunct assistant professor of orthopaedics, a $561,850 grant.
Bogie, who is a principal investigator with the Advanced Platform Technology Center of Excellence at the Louis Stokes Cleveland Veterans Affairs Medical Center, will work on developing a personalized model for pressure ulcer prevention acutely following spinal cord injury.
A Case Western Reserve University researcher has won a $500,000 National Science Foundation grant to create tiny sensors capable of detecting insecticides in Lake Erie or determining subtypes of human cancers.
Nicole Steinmetz, an assistant professor of biomedical engineering and Mt. Sinai Scholar, will combine antibodies that latch onto pollutants or different types of cancer cells, with a plant virus that serves as a platform.