School of Medicine

Wayne State University School of Medicine

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New Grants

October 14, 2010

The following grants have been recently funded:

Title:

Role of MKP-1 in the anabolic actions of PTH in osteoblasts

Funding:

NIH/NIDDK: 1R56DK87848-01A1

Purpose:

To understand the physiological role of MAPK phosphatase 1, MKP-1, in the action of PTH on osteoblasts.

Period:

7-1-2010 – 6-30-2011

Principal Investigator

Nabantia Datta

Title:

Training Program in Endocrinology and Diabetes Research

Funding:

NIH/NIDDK:  T32 DK 080657

Purpose:

To enhance training in endocrinology, diabetes and metabolism for underserved eligible candidates to be mentored by basic and bench scientist.

Period:

7-1-2010 – 6-30-2015

Principal Investigator

Abdul Abou-Samra