Meet the 2014 Class
The Pew Scholars Program in the Biomedical Sciences provides funding to young investigators of outstanding promise in science relevant to the advancement of human health. The program makes grants to selected academic institutions to support the independent research of outstanding individuals who are in their first few years of their appointment at the assistant professor level.
For more information about the 2014 class visit the scholars directory.
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David Julius, a 1990 Pew scholar in the biomedical sciences and professor of physiology at the University of California, San Francisco (UCSF), and Yifan Cheng, a biochemist at UCSF, are using 3-D imaging to take a closer look at receptors that perceive pain that Julius identified a decade ago. Read More
Agnel Sfeir, a 2014 Pew-Stewart Scholar for Cancer Research and assistant professor at New York University’s Langone School of Medicine, has elucidated the role of an enzyme elevated in breast and ovarian cancer tumors that could lead to novel, targeted therapies. Read More