Faculty Member, Dr. Zhang, Awarded the Research Support Funds Grant

Dr. Jianjun Zhang has been awarded the Research Support Funds Grant (RSFG) by IUPUI Office of the Vice Chancellor for Research. This grant ($35,000) covers one year (7/1/2013–6/30/2014).  The goal of this study is to Investigate the role of serum biomarkers of vitamin K and expression of its dependent proteins in the etiology, pathogenesis, and prevention of prostate cancer.  Dr. Zhang is the principal investigator of this grant, with Dr. David Grignon (IU Department of Pathology and Laboratory Medicine) and Dr. Patrick Monahan (IU Department of Biostatistics) serving as Co-Investigators.