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June 29, 2018

CTSI Director to Discuss Grant Renewal on Inside Indiana Business TV

Indiana CTSI Director Anantha Shekhar is interviewed by Barbara Lewis on Inside Indiana Business TV. (Photo courtesy of Inside Indiana Business)
Indiana CTSI Director Anantha Shekhar, MD, PhD, will discuss the CTSI’s recent $33 million grant renewal from the National Institutes of Health’s (NIH) National Center for Advancing Translational Sciences (NCATS) and what it means for the health of Indiana residents this weekend on Inside Indiana Business TV.
Inside Indiana Business TV will air 7:30 p.m. Friday on WFYI (PBS) Channel 20 and 11 a.m. Sunday on WTHR (NBC) Channel 13. Visit the program’s website to find out where the show can be seen...

May 14, 2018

Training Opportunity: New Tool for Understanding ‘Omics Data

The Indiana CTSI has made available a shared license for QIAGEN’s Ingenuity Pathway Analysis (IPA), a powerful analysis and search tool that uncovers the significance of ‘omics data and identifies new targets or candidate biomarkers within the context of biological systems. With its many features, IPA allows you to quickly understand and visualize your data.
IU, Purdue and Notre Dame researchers can purchase sub-licenses to use this product. The new licensing period is from July 1, 2018, to June 30, 2019.
If you’re interested in learning more, please join us at one of the free IPA training workshops listed below. These hands-on sessions...

Chris Rochet and Riyi Shi
April 26, 2018

CTSI-Supported Researchers Identify ‘Key’ Molecule in Parkinson’s Disease

By Steve Tally:
A molecule has been identified that appears to play an important role in the development of Parkinson’s disease, a debilitating disease that affects millions of people around the world.
A key factor in the development of Parkinson’s disease has been identified by a team of researchers at Purdue University. Jean-Christophe (Chris) Rochet, professor in the Department of Medicinal Chemistry and Molecular Pharmacology in the College of Pharmacy (left) and Dr. Riyi Shi, professor in the Department of Basic Medical Sciences, College of Veterinary Medicine and Weldon School of Biomedical Engineering. (Purdue University photo by Alex Kumar)
The discovery could lead...

February 15, 2017

Applications Sought for Diabetes Pilot and Feasibility Grant