LAWRENCE, KS. –Dr. Val Stella, a University Distinguished Professor of Pharmaceutical Chemistry at the University of Kansas, developed a new chemical agent in his lab, Captisol®, that enhances significantly the solubility, stability, and dosing of injected medical compounds. The research that enabled this discovery was funded initially in part by the National Institutes of Health.

July 22, 2013

LAWRENCE — University of Kansas students are invited to share their entrepreneurial ideas and translational research – and compete for $4,500 in prize money – at the 2013 KUCTC Innovation Fair on April 30 in the Kansas Union Ballroom.

July 22, 2013

LAWRENCE – Lisa Stehno-Bittel, professor and chair of the Department of Physical Therapy and Rehabilitation Science in the University of Kansas School of Health Professions, is the 2013 recipient of KU’s Jim Baxendale Commercialization Award, to be presented Tuesday, April 30, in conjunction with the KU Center for Technology Commercialization Innovation Fair, which will be 4 p.m.-6 p.m. in the Kansas Union Ballroom.

July 22, 2013

LAWRENCE – A University of Kansas research center has been recognized among the world’s elite drug discovery contributors by pharmaceutical giant Eli Lilly and Co.

July 22, 2013

Julie Goonewardene, associate vice chancellor for innovation and entrepreneurship at the University of Kansas, has been elected to the American Medical Association (AMA) Board of Trustees as its designated public member.

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