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Boler-Parseghian Center for Rare and Neglected Diseases “Catalyst Program” RFA 2018

Author: Corianne Kellems

Submission Deadline: Dec 10th, 2018 5:00 PM
Earliest Start Date. March 1, 2019.


The Boler-Parseghian Center for Rare and Neglected Diseases’ ‘Catalyst Program’ solicits proposals in biomolecular medicine directed toward critical treatment targets and/or processes of drug failure in cell, tissue, organismal and human systems in rare and neglected diseases Read More

New study reveals surprising effects of mutations in proteins

Author: Teresa L. Johnson

Jeffrey Peng

Predicting how mutations in proteins alter their ability to function is critical to understanding what drives health and disease in humans. A new study in Structure, Cell Press by scientists at the University of Notre Dame and their colleagues demonstrates how a minor mutation can have far-reaching effects on a protein, playing a role in the onset of different diseases. Read More

University of Notre Dame to host Indiana CTSI retreat

Author: Brandi Klingerman


Indiana University, Purdue University, and the University of Notre Dame invite all researchers to attend the Indiana Clinical and Translational Sciences Institute (CTSI) retreat. The event will take place at the University of Notre Dame’s McCourtney Hall on Friday, October 26, 2018 from 9:00 a.m. to 4:15 p.m. Read More

Director's Message, Fall 2018

Author: M. Sharon Stack, PhD

Ovarian Cancer

September is National Ovarian Cancer Awareness month.  Many of us will wear the color teal in the form of ribbons, wristbands, headscarves and other gear in support of women with ovarian cancer.  Are color-coded cancer ribbons just another marketing gimmick, or is there a more important purpose? Read More