Min-Ho Kim receives 1.8 million dollar NIH grant | Biological Sciences | Kent State University

Min-Ho Kim receives 1.8 million dollar NIH grant

NIH funded study to to develop a nanotechnology-based therapeutic platform for treating biofilm infection in chronic wounds

The National Institute of Nursing Research at NIH has awarded Biological Science's Min-Ho Kim  a $1,842,350 five-year grant to develop “nanobombs”, a nanotechnology-based therapeutic platform, that can treat biofilm infection in chronic wounds.  Kim notes: "we hope to establish a novel platform for “smart” treatments for the management of antibiotic-resistant chronic wound infections".

To learn more about Kim’s research, visit http://www.openwetware.org/wiki/Min-Ho_Kim_Lab

POSTED: Thursday, May 14, 2015 - 10:16am
UPDATED: Thursday, May 14, 2015 - 10:17am