UB has been awarded two grants worth $2.6 million to hire senior faculty members that will grow UB’s research expertise in biomedical engineering, energy and the environment, and other disciplines while providing students with world-class educational opportunities.
The UB Microbiome Research Center is meeting a national need identfied by the White House. The National Microbiome Initiative encourages innovative research that can improve health care, boost food production and restore the environment.
Richard Browne: assoc. professor; research assoc. professor, Dept. of Biotechnical and Clinical Laboratory Sciences; Dept. of Epidemiology and Environmental Health, School of Public Health and Health Professions