Molecular Biology Assistant Professors Sabine Petry and Jared Toettcher are both recipients of a 2016 NIH Director's New Innovator Award. The awards provides $300K per year in direct costs for 5 years. Dr. Petry's award is for "Building the Chromosome Segregation Machinery from Scratch." Dr. Toettcher's award is titled "Harnessing optogenetics to diagnose and therapeutically rewire cancer cell signaling."
Oct. 4, 2016