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Scientific investment

Scientific investment

By Michael Haederle | June 30, 2017
A record-setting year for UNM Health Sciences Center research funding.
Recruitment continuing for major diabetes study

Recruitment continuing for major diabetes study

November 20, 2015
As the country marks Diabetes Awareness Month in November, researchers at the University of New Mexico Health Sciences Center continue to recruit for a study that is trying to determine the most effective ways to treat Type 2 diabetes. Those who have enrolled, meanwhile, are experiencing good results.
UNM research center receives $23 million NIH grant renewal

UNM research center receives $23 million NIH grant renewal

By Michael Haederle | August 17, 2015
The University of New Mexico’s Clinical and Translational Science Center (CTSC) has been awarded a five-year, $23 million grant renewal by the National Institutes of Health (NIH) following a competition in which it received one of the highest scores in the nation, it was announced Friday.

NIH awards $1.7 million to HSC for new cancer-fighting technology

June 09, 2015
The National Institutes of Health (NIH) National Cancer Institute has awarded a five-year, $1.7 million grant to the University of New Mexico Health Sciences Center to advance the development of new, exosome-based technology that empowers the body’s own natural defenses to fight cancer.

HSC To Conduct National Diabetes Study

By Luke Frank | July 10, 2013
Supported by a $2.8-million, seven-year grant, the UNM Health Sciences Center was recently chosen as one of 36 National Institutes of Health (NIH) specialty sites across the country as a participant in the Glycemia Reduction Approaches to Diabetes: A Comparative Effectiveness, or GRADE, study.