Role of checkpoint kinase in myelin regeneration
Research Grant Recipient: Mi-Hyeon Jang, PhD
Grant Period: 2017-2019
Award Value: $249,998
Site: University of Minnesota
Summary: Multiple sclerosis and other diseases attack the myelin, a sheath that insulates the nerves. Dr. Jang is investigating the underlying molecular mechanisms of myelin regeneration in an effort to develop a therapy to help patients.
Mi-Hyeon Jang, PhD, is an Assistant Professor of Biochemistry and Molecular Biology and Assistant Professor of Neurosurgery at Mayo Clinic.