Hematology, Oncology and Transplantation
Division of Hematology, Oncology
Adult Blood and Marrow
Emil Lou, MD, PhD received an Equipment Grant from the University of Minnesota Foundation to support the purchase of time-lapse imaging equipment for a high-resolution inverted microscope. Dr. Lou and researchers at the Vascular Biology Center will use the new equipment, which includes a motorized stage and environmental enclosure, to perform time-lapse imaging of live cell cultures. The University of Minnesota Foundation Equipment Grant is meant to provide funds to purchase equipment that is truly needed for performing cutting-edge medical research at the University of Minnesota and that will be shared by a large group of collaborative investigators.
Kalpna Gupta, PhD received a seed grant from the Institute for Engineering in Medicine at the University of Minnesota to study engineered biomaterials that prevent peripheral nerve injury and heal chronic wounds. Read more.