News release on “Pioneering Insights…”

News Release on “Pioneering Insights into platelets earn Dameshek Prize” August 23, 2013 – Citing his groundbreaking contributions to understanding the evolving role of platelets, the American Society of Hematology (ASH) has awarded University of Utah professor of medicine Andrew S. Weyrich, Ph.D., the 2013 Dameshek Prize. Please click here to view news release

Dr. Stavros Drakos awarded

Dr. Stavros Drakos awarded prestigious Doris Duke Clinical Scientist Development Award July 19, 2013 – For the second consecutive year, a University of Utah School of Medicine faculty member has been awarded a three-year $486,000 grant from the Doris Duke Charitable Foundation. Stavros Drakos, M.D., Ph.D., was awarded the organization’s Clinical Scientist Development Award for…

News Release from KSL

News Release on KSL “U. cardiologist discovers new possibility for treating arthritis, inflammation” November 15, 2012 – University of Utah cardiologist Dr. Dean Li has discovered that it may be possible to treat these diseases in a completely new way which would ease the pain of those who suffer from inflammatory disorders, but would protect…

News Release on Game Changer

News Release on “Game Changer for Arthritis and Anti-Fibrosis Drugs” November 13, 2012 – Discovery shows medications can treat inflammation and fibrosis without increasing risk for infection; opens door to commercializing technology at the U of U. Click here to go to the article. In a Letter published in Nature November 11th, members of the…

News release on Dr. Weyrich

News Release on “U of U Scientist winning NIH Grant” August 15, 2012 – U of U Scientists Win $16 Million NIH Grant to Research, Treat Blood Clots in People With Diabetes and Other Metabolic Disorders . click here to go to the article.

News interviews Dr. Abel

Local News interviews Dr. Abel about British researchers cure for Type 2 diabetes. June 30, 2011 – Dr. Dale Abel was interviewed in a number of local news organizations for recent research on a cure for Type 2 Diabetes. He is interviewed in Deseret News and also on KSL.com. click on links below to go…