Items Tagged with 'Van Andel Research Institute'
VARI scientists receive total of $5.4 million to fund clinical trials for epigenetic drugs.
Two scientists at the Van Andel Research Institute each has been awarded one of 10 grants — totaling $5.4 million — to fund clinical trials for epigenetic drugs. Read More
Rethink Imaging offers tracers to track growth or reduction of tumors using PET scans.
Anthony Chang doesn’t see Rethink Imaging as a startup — he envisions it as a company that could kick-start Grand Rapids as a destination for specialized medical care. Read More
VARI’s Patrik Brundin, Kalamazoo-based Metabolic Solutions Development Company hope to begin trials on drug originally used to treat diabetes.
Shortly after Patrik Brundin came to Grand Rapids to head up the Van Andel Research Institute’s research into Parkinson’s disease, he was invited to give a lecture. Read More
Two decades ago, mapping the human genome was a dream — rooted in the possibility of progress and the hope of discovery. The effort took years, but the persistence of an international network of scientists resulted in one of the greatest scientific accomplishments in history. Read More
Scientists at Van Andel Research Institute might have found a “guardian” against neurodegeneration that could impact diseases like Parkinson’s. Read More
Van Andel Research Institute and Spectrum Health are collaborating to bring Dr. Stefan Jovinge, M.D., Ph.D., to Grand Rapids to continue his research in cardiovascular science, specifically in the potential of regeneration in the heart. Read More