Wednesday, September 18, 2013

Rothman NIH grant

Research Professor Alan Rothman, who was awarded an $11.4 million grant last month for his research on dengue fever, has been awarded another grant of nearly $10 million as leader of a team to expand research efforts on vaccines and immunotherapeutics at the Providence campus. The announcement of the new grant resulted in a front page story in the Providence Journal, as well as coverage in the Providence Business NewsMetroWest Daily News and the Associated Press.  The URI news release can be found here.