Biomedical Research http://ripr.org en $18.8 Million Awarded to URI Research Collaborative http://ripr.org/post/188-million-awarded-uri-research-collaborative <p>A biomedical research program based at the University of Rhode Island has received $18.8 million in new grant funding from the National Institutes of Health.</p><p>Created in 2001, The Rhode Island IDeA Network of Biomedical Research Excellence (RI-INBRE), was intended to expand the state's biomedical research capacity. Since that time, it has received $42 million in federal grants, according to URI officials.</p><p>The new funding will shift the focus to research in areas of cancer, neuroscience and molecular toxicology.&nbsp;</p> Thu, 05 Jun 2014 13:01:44 +0000 Elisabeth Harrison 34706 at http://ripr.org RISD and RI Hospital Conduct Art Exhbition http://ripr.org/post/risd-and-ri-hospital-conduct-art-exhbition <p>RISD and Rhode Island Hospital are running an exhibition where 11 artists display their creative works inspired by biomedical research.&nbsp;</p><p><strong><em>Carrefour</em></strong><strong><em>: Intersections of Biomedical Research and Art</em></strong> is hosted by Lifespan and RISD.&nbsp; This collection celebrates Rhode Island Hospital’s 150<sup>th</sup> anniversary.&nbsp;</p> Mon, 24 Jun 2013 19:43:49 +0000 Talia Ghazal 17384 at http://ripr.org