Author Archives: Somi Igbene

U.S. Researchers Invited to Apply for Ann Theodore Foundation Grants

A new grant program worth up to $3.5 million, from the Ann Theodore Foundation, is seeking researchers in the U.S. who are working to advance knowledge and understanding of sarcoidosis. The Milken Institute, a nonprofit think tank, is accepting applications from American research institutions for the Ann Theodore…

Researchers Seek Biomarkers to Predict ATYR1923’s Effectiveness

aTyr Pharma has announced a collaboration with The Ohio State University (OSU) to conduct cell culture studies seeking to identify potential biomarkers that can predict ATYR1923’s therapeutic effectiveness in people with pulmonary sarcoidosis. The research, which extends previous proof-of-concept findings, will delineate the pathways involved in sarcoid granuloma formation…