Drexel University http://wesa.fm en Pittsburgh Foundation Awards Grants to Spur Scientific Research http://wesa.fm/post/pittsburgh-foundation-awards-grants-spur-scientific-research <p>Why can starfish regenerate when they lose arms and humans can’t?</p><p>The Pittsburgh Foundation has awarded eight scientific research grants from the Charles E. Kaufman Foundation to find answers to questions like these.</p><p>Almost $1.6 million will be split among research projects at five Pennsylvania schools: the University of Pittsburgh, Penn Sate, Carnegie Mellon, Drexel and Temple.</p><p>The grants are split between two categories: New Investigator and New Initiative.</p> Thu, 25 Jul 2013 20:03:30 +0000 Jessica Nath 13747 at http://wesa.fm