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Taking a closer look at X-Ray Crystallography & X-Ray Diffraction at MU and MCW

Proteins come in numerous sizes and shapes. A protein's structure is important in understanding its function. In order to determine the structure, researchers can use a technique called X-ray crystallography. Fundamentally, X-ray crystallography is a way to take pictures of proteins, thereby providing researchers with...

Dr. Gilbert White appointed to NHLBI advisory council

Gilbert C. White, MD, Associate Dean for Research for the Blood Research Institute, has been appointed to the National Heart Lung and Blood Institute (NHBLI) Advisory Council. His term runs through Oct. 31, 2014....

Biotechnology Center grant opportunity for fellows

The Innovation Center within the Biotechnology and Bioengineering Center (BBC) has funding available for postdoctoral and clinical fellows from within the Medical College of Wisconsin. This grant program supports the initiation of novel collaborative research efforts between MCW postdoctoral and clinical fellows and BBC faculty...

CTSI Biostatistics Program receives NIH supplemental grant award

The supplement will be use to conduct a study looking at issues in the design and analysis of comparative effectiveness research. These issues are motivated in part by our experience in analyzing and planning studies in the context of the CTSI....

Spotlight on MSOE’s Center for BioMolecular Modeling

[caption id="attachment_1943" align="alignright" width="192"] David Klein (pictured above) is a researcher at the NIH NICHHD. He is holding a physical model of AANAT, an enzyme involved in melatonin synthesis.[/caption] Imagine being able to see a molecule with the naked eye. Thanks to the MSOE Center for...

The MC Consortium includes representatives from regional CTSA and K12 institutions and from institutions in Institutional Development Award (IDeA) states.
CTSI Joins the CTSA Midwest Consortium

With an emphasis on educational issues and a goal of sharing resources, best practices and facilitating collaboration, members of the Midwest Consortium (MC) partner to strengthen clinical research education programs, mentoring, and career development opportunities for scholars....

CTSI Helps Investigator Achieve Heart Grant Award

Dr. Kidambi is the recipient of this award for her research: Interplay of Gender, Insulin Resistance and Adiposity on Endothelial Function Amoung African Americans. She states the goal of this study is to determine if subcutaneous adipose tissue protects vascular function on African American women....

Exploring the Metabolic Syndrome Workshop – a Great Success

The temperature hovered around 5º F on Wednesday, February 9, 2011 as eighty people from all the CTSI partnering institutions attended the Metabolic Syndrome Workshop at the Grohmann Museum - Milwaukee School of Engineering. This workshop was aimed towards investigators who were interested in carrying...

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