UofL Birth Defects Center Gets NIH Grants

The University of Louisville’s Birth Defects Center has received a renewal of funding from the National Institutes of Health. The center was awarded just under $9-million five years ago for research. Today the center announced that amount has been renewed by NIH for another five years. Director Dr. Robert Greene says although researchers have made… Continue reading UofL Birth Defects Center Gets NIH Grants

$600K Gift Will Benefit Eye Research At U of L

A $600,000 gift to the University of Louisville announced Wednesday will be used to boost research into age-related macular degeneration. U of L Department of Opthalmology Chairman Henry Kaplan says the disease is the leading cause of vision loss for Americans aged 60 and older. He says the money will allow researchers to pursue two basic goals.… Continue reading $600K Gift Will Benefit Eye Research At U of L

U of L Announces Energy Savings Plan

The University of Louisville is launching an initiative aimed at making the school more energy efficient and environmentally friendly. U of L officials says the school will authorize a contract with Siemens Building Technologies to trim energy use through equipment upgrades across its Belknap and Health Sciences campuses. Siemens has begun an energy audit of 84 university… Continue reading U of L Announces Energy Savings Plan