Grant: $500,000 - National Institutes of Health - Apr. 28, 2009
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Award Description: FEI TRANSMISSION ELECTRON MICROSCOPE WITH TOMOGRAPHY CAPABILITY The award is for an electron microscope, an instrument that can be used for new discoveries in biology or in the study of small structures. There is a dedicated group of scientists who will use this instrument at Emory. ONe of the main uses will be to enhance our knowledge of viruses, bacteria, and other microbes that can cause diseases in people.
Project Description: This is a shared instrumentation grant. We have been planning the space and initiating moving of the existing instrument in preparation for the new instrument. We will be placing the instrument order very soon.
Infrastructure Description: N/A
Jobs Summary: This is an estimate reflecting the retention of two senior technicians in the shared EM core lab (assuming probably a value of 1), plus the anticipated impact on postdoctoral fellows hired by the EM scientific director as a result of the new grant (one or more will be hired). (Total jobs reported: 0)
Project Status: Less Than 50% Completed
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