Raman Earns Prestigious NIH Award to Fund Research on Protein Function

Biochemistry assistant professor and Integrated Program in Biochemistry (IPiB) faculty member Srivatsan “Vatsan” Raman has received a Director’s New Innovator Award from the National Institutes of Health (NIH). The $2.2 million-grants fund high-risk, high-reward research performed by early stage investigators. Compared to traditional NIH grants, the New Innovator Award supports “unusually creative early stage investigators” whose research can have a broad …