Enhancements    

SUPPLEMENT: BORDER BIOMEDICAL RESEARCH CENTER

SUPPLEMENT: BORDER BIOMEDICAL RESEARCH CENTER
PI: Robert Kirken
Co-PI: Igor Almeida
Sponsor: NATIONAL INSTITUTE ON MINORITY HEALTH AND HEALTH DISPARITIES
Border Biomedical Research Center (BBRC)
Amount awarded: $153,400

The administrative supplement will allow us to acquire a new high-resolution Orbitrap mass spectrometer needed for the Biomolecule Analysis Core. The overall goal of the Border Biomedical Research Center (BBRC) is to enable high quality research on health-related problems prevalent on the U.S. - Mexico border through provision of a strong research infrastructure that also provides seminal support for the doctoral program in Biological Scien ces at the University of Texas at El Paso (UTEP), a program that serves as a major point of entry for Hispanics and other underrepresented minorities into the nation's biomedical research mainstream.

Posting date: Tue, 10/11/2016

Award start date: Fri, 04/01/2016
Award end date: Sun, 03/31/2019