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Biology faculty members receive grant funding

January 23, 2009

Loyola’s College of Humanities and Natural Sciences Biological Sciences faculty members Patricia Dorn, Ph.D., and Rosalie Anderson, Ph.D., recently received grant funding from the National Institutes of Health, part of the U.S. Department of Health and Human Services.

Dorn received $180,542 for the research of “Taxanomy and Epidemiological Importance of Divergent Chagas Disease Vector Taxa,” and Anderson received $212,936 to research “Regeneration of the Developing Chick Elbow Joint.”

The National Institutes of Health provides funding that supports the advancement of knowledge about the nature and the behavior of living systems.

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