Fourches’ Publications Aided by CMI Collaborations

April 16, 2018 | ldcostin

Three recent North Carolina State University press releases show the research done by Dr. Denis Fourches’ group in collaboration with College of Veterinary Medicine, Comparative Medicine Institute and College of Technology. Computers Discover Compounds That...

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CMI Interactive Displays a Part of CVM Open House

April 16, 2018 | ldcostin

The Comparative Medicine Institute coordinated the College of Veterinary Medicine’s Open House Research Building tour on Saturday, March 24, 2018.  The “Saving Lives through Discovery” program let visitors “meet world renowned scientist, explore career opportunities and learn...

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Trudy Mackay Says Farewell to CMI

April 9, 2018 | ldcostin

Article written by Greer Arthur. Dr. Trudy Mackay, the first Associate Director of the Translational Genetics and Genomics (TGG) division of the CMI, is leaving NC State University to accept a prestigious position as director...

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Young Research Scholars and SIRI Link

March 6, 2018 | ldcostin

    For the past three years, the Comparative Medicine Institute (CMI) has sponsored the Summer Interdisciplinary Research Initiative (SIRI) which helps undergraduate student gain laboratory research experience over the summer.  This year, CMI expanded the program in...

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Finding New Drugs, Faster

February 15, 2018 | gkarthur

Article written by Greer Arthur. The Comparative Medicine Institute (CMI) at NC State is launching a Drug Discovery Initiative to reinvigorate the hunt for powerful new drugs. The initiative, coined ‘Natural Products to Drugs’ (NP2D),...

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2018 EID Seed Grant Awards

February 13, 2018 | ldcostin

January 10, the Comparative Medicine Institute’s Emerging and Infectious Disease Program held it a seed grant competition specifically for the Associate Members.  This important community-building event was hosted at the College of Veterinary Medicine Research Building.  Three grants...

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TPP 2018 Winter Update

January 23, 2018 | ldcostin

Greetings TPP members and associates, Hope everyone had a tremendous break and that your semester is off to a great start.  It’s hard for us (Anthony and Scott) to believe that we took on the...

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FTE Meets

December 19, 2017 | ldcostin

Dr. Binil Starly and Dr. Ke Cheng met with full members of the Functional Tissue Engineering Program.  The meeting was held on December 13 at the CVM Research Building.  The ultimate outcome of the meeting...

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Translational Pharmacology and Physiology Program 2017 Projects

December 7, 2017 | ldcostin

Translational Pharmacology and Physiology Program has awarded three $5000 pilot project grants. This year, the awards were made through an application process. The awarded grants were “Characterization of Glial Cell Network and Mechanisms of Glial-Mediated...

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Data Visualization – An Associate Member Workshop

November 28, 2017 | ldcostin

By Alix Berglund and Linda Costine On November 16, the CMI hosted their second Associate Member Workshop entitled, Principles of Data Visualization. The topic of data visualization was chosen by the associate members and represents...

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