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2018 Research Infrastructure Investment Awards over $2.5 Million to Collaborative Projects

Center for Magnetic Resonance Research building

The Center for Magnetic Resonance Research is one of 19 research facilities to receive a 2018 Research Infrastructure Investment Award.

The University of Minnesota’s Office of the Vice President for Research has announced the recipients of its 2018 Research Infrastructure Investment Program. The program awards funding to projects supporting transdisciplinary research and collaboration across the U’s colleges and campuses.

Over $2.5 million was awarded to 19 research projects, reaching 17 departments, units, and centers, eight colleges, and three campuses. Supporting colleges or centers provide one-to-one matching funds for each award.

Awards will support research infrastructure, facilities, and support services over a variety of University research areas including bioprinting, obesity prevention, pharmacology, child development, clinical research, genomics, and more.

Learn more about this year's award recipients

Meher Khan

Meher Khan

Meher previously served as communications associate for the Office of the Vice President for Research. She now works in the U of M's Clinical and Translational Science Institute as a communications specialist.

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