Monthly Archives: July 2014

Feinstein Institute Receives $223,979 Small Business Technology Transfer Award in Partnership with Traverse Biosciences

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Manhasset, NY – The Feinstein Institute for Medical Research, in partnership with Traverse Biosciences, has secured a $223,979 Phase I Small Business Technology Transfer (STTR) award from the National Institute on Aging (NIA), part of the National Institutes of Health (NIH). The award will be used to evaluate the effectiveness of the Traverse Biosciences’ drug candidate,… read more

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Kanti Rai, MD, Receives 2014 Wallace H. Coulter Award for Lifetime Achievement in Hematology

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Manhasset, NY – Kanti R. Rai, MD, an internationally renowned leukemia researcher and hematologist, will be recognized for his 50-year career combining landmark clinical leukemia research, steadfast commitment to education and mentoring and exceptional patient care by the American Society of Hematology (ASH) with the Society’s highest honor, the 2014 Wallace H. Coulter Award for… read more

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Feinstein Institute Researchers Identify Brain Network that Measures Placebo Effects in Parkinson’s Disease Patients

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Manhasset, NY – Investigators at The Feinstein Institute for Medical Research have utilized a new image-based strategy to identify and measure placebo effects in randomized clinical trials for brain disorders. The findings are published in the August issue of The Journal of Clinical Investigation. Parkinson’s disease is the second most common neurodegenerative disease in the US. Those… read more

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Train Concert Raises $1.5 Million for Feinstein Institute for Medical Research

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Tony-award winning actress Laura Benanti emcees event; Endometriosis Foundation of America, co-founded by Tamer Seckin, MD, and Top Chef host Padma Lakshmi present fellowship award Manhasset, NY – The multi-platinum, Grammy award-winning band Train took center stage Wednesday evening in Oyster Bay, NY for a private benefit concert supporting The Feinstein Institute for Medical Research. The event… read more

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