Month: August 2018

Dr. Verma Receives Prestigious AHA Career Development Award

Rajkumar Verma, Ph.D., UConn Health assistant professor of neuroscience, has received a prestigious career development award ($231,000) from the American Heart Association to study the therapeutic potential of purinergic receptor P2X4R for the treatment of stroke. Stroke remains a leading cause of disability in the United States. Despite recent advances, interventions to reduce damage and […]