Acute Flaccid Myelitis (AFM) is a rare neurological disease (primarily in children) that has been described as “polio-like.” The cause of AFM has not yet been identified, and researchers are not sure why some children progress to various levels of paralysis while others don’t.
Uranyl acetate and uranyl nitrate are relatively common laboratory chemicals that contain uranium and are therefore naturally radioactive. Contrary to most radioactive materials, these compounds can be legally purchased by anyone.
Pivot is a new searchable data base that is designed to support the research and scholarly community on campus by providing funding & publishing opportunities, assisting in collaborator identification, and organizing & managing researcher and scholarly profiles. Pivot is available to all University of Utah faculty, staff, and students.
Limited Submissions are extramural funding opportunities that limit the number applications submitted per institution. Faculty that are interested in applying for a limited submission that is not posted on InfoReady must contact the Office of the Vice President for Research to verify their eligibility and ensure that another application has not been selected to submit. Failure to comply with this internal submission process may lead to the automatic rejection of a proposal selected by the University of Utah.
Corporate and foundation partners are looking to support projects and programs at the U that are unique, exciting, and stand out from the crowd. The University of Utah Corporate and Foundation Relations program can help facilitate the relationship between you and potential partners. Our team can advise strategic approaches, arrange visits, review draft proposals and help translate ideas into fundable projects or programs. Contact Chris Ostrander, ext. 5-7220 if you are interested in applying for an opportunity listed below.