UNLV And Nevada State College Collaborate To Earn $3.25 million NIH Grant

By | Healthcare

Nevada State College chemistry professor, Dr. Amber Howerton, has collaborated with UNLV faculty to earn a five-year, $3.25 million grant from the National Institutes of Health (NIH). The grant was awarded in December 2014, to support the efforts of Dr. Howerton and UNLV chemistry professor, Dr. Ernesto Abel-Santos, as they continue their research on a drug aimed at preventing Clostridium difficile, or C. diff.

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Anthem Commits Nearly $1 Million To Nevada Health-Improvement in 2014

By | Charity Organizations, Charity Organizations/Events/Fundraiser, Events, Fundraiser

LAS VEGAS—Anthem Blue Cross and Blue Shield in Nevada’s work to improve health and strengthen local communities continued in 2014, as the company directed nearly $1 million and hundreds of volunteer hours to health-improving causes, organizations and programs in Nevada.

“We know that as our local communities change and grow so do the diverse needs of our residents”

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