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Barrow Researchers Receive DoD Grant for New ALS Therapy

The Department of Defense (DoD) has awarded a grant of $881,300 entitled “Targeting CNS expression of chitinases as a novel therapy for ALS” to two scientists at Barrow...

Summer Internship Program Provides Undergraduates with Real Lab Experience

Karli Smith hasn’t experienced much failure in her academic career. The Graceland University senior is a double major in chemistry and biology, has tutored other students in both...

Barrow Study Shows How Nicotine May Promote Brain Aneurysm Rupture

While studies have shown that cigarette smoking increases the risk of rupturing a brain aneurysm, the underlying molecular and cellular processes have not been well understood. A recent...

Barrow HHT Researcher Helps Advance Understanding of AVM Development

When Dr. Michael Lawton returned to Barrow Neurological Institute to serve as CEO and president, he announced his plans to establish a major research program dedicated to cerebrovascular...