The University of Mississippi Medical Center has received its largest single award ever to confront one of the state's largest health issues.The five-year, $19.9 million award from the National Institutes of Health will fund the Mississippi Center for Clinical and Translational Research (CCTR.) Supported by the NIH's Institutional Development Award (IDeA) program, the CCTR's mission will be the prevention, diagnosis and treatment of obesity and related health conditions.“Mississippi has the...
Investigators who utilize the MCCTR services are required to acknowledge MCCTR support in each publication, news release, or other document describing project results as well as an acknowledgement of NIH support. Use the statement below in each publication or news release:
“Research reported in this publication was supported by the National Institute of General Medical Sciences of the National Institutes of Health under Award Number 1U54GM115428. The content is solely the responsibility of the authors and does not necessarily represent the official views of the National Institutes of Health.”
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Dr. Frank Greenway, Medical Director and Professor, Pennington Biomedical Research Center, will present a seminar titled, “Translational Treatment for Obesity with Repurposed Drugs and Foods” on Thursday, January 26, 2017. The seminar is sponsored by the Mississippi Center for Clinical and Translational Research and the Mississippi Center for Obesity Research at will take place Noon - 1:00 P.M. in CW308 (Classroom Wing).
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