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March 6, 2017

Drs. Scott Larsen and Vernon Carruthers' Collaboration Earns NIH Support

Scott Larsen, PhD, Joseph Burckhalter Collegiate Research Professor of Medicinal Chemistry, and Director of the Vahlteich Medicinal Chemistry Core, and Vernon Carruthers, PhD, professor, Department of Microbiology and Immunology, School of Medicine, were awarded over $420,000 from the National Institutes of Health (NIH). The funds comprise the R21 phase of an R21/R33 award that will support the discovery and development of new therapeutics for eukaryotic pathogens.