InovitroTM TTFields Lab Bench System from Novocure recently released several new funding opportunities.
Inovitro™ TTFields Lab Bench System from Novocure is a laboratory research system for use in preclinical research examining the effects of Tumor Treating Fields (TTFields) in cancer cell cultures. In addition to the grant, if your institution does not currently have access to the InovitroTM TTFields Lab Bench System, Novocure will provide this system to complete the research.
These two-year grants of $120,000 are designed to support the salary and benefits of a postdoctoral or clinical fellow while working on mentored research focused on the preclinical application and relevance of TTFields in cancer.
This three-year grant of $225,000 is designed to support junior faculty conducting innovative research focused on the preclinical application and relevance of TTFields in cancer.
The awards and fellowships are supported by the Amercian Association for Cancer Research (AACR) and Novocure.
The Council for Women's Concerns is accepting nominations for the Mary Catherine Buswell Award. This accolade, established in 1978, honors a person who has shown a dedication to the advancement of women. The award winner will receive $500 for travel, supplies, salary supplement or any other use commensurate with WVU policies. Nominations must be submitted by March 1.
In the spirit of the Valentine’s Day season the WVU LaunchLab, in conjunction with the WVU IDEA Hub, will host the I Heart IDEA Hub Pitch Challenge Feb.13 at 5 p.m. in Room 413, Evansdale Crossing. Applications for the I Heart IDEA Hub Pitch Challenge open today (Jan. 14) and close Jan. 28.
New research from West Virginia University suggests a widely used index to assess hospital patients’ risk of readmission may have a blind spot.