Posts Tagged: Nadeen Chahine

Feinstein Institute Researcher Awarded $1.8M to Study Spinal Disc Degeneration

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MANHASSET, NY – The Feinstein Institute for Medical Research scientist Nadeen Chahine, PhD, was awarded a five-year, $1.8 million R01 grant from the National Institutes of Health’s (NIH) National Institute of Arthritis and Musculoskeletal and Skin Diseases (NIAMS) to explore inflammation’s role in degenerative disc diseases of the spine. Dr. Chahine’s study, “Mechanobiology of Inflammation in… read more

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Feinstein Institute Clinical Study Reveals New Approach to Diagnosing Low Back Pain

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Manhasset, NY – Scientists at The Feinstein Institute for Medical Research have discovered a new, personalized approach to diagnosing low back pain. The findings from a clinical study show that serum levels of the proinflammatory cytokine interleukin-6 (IL-6) vary in individuals with lumbar intervertebral disc disease and that biochemical profiling of circulating cytokines may assist in refining… read more

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