Kent State gets grants to research diabetes, digestive disease
Kent State University is receiving $825,792 in federal grants from the U.S. Department of Health and Human Services.
The department’s National Institute of Diabetes and Digestive and Kidney Diseases awarded $384,192 to the university for diabetes, endocrinology and metabolic research.
The department’s National Institute of Mental Health awarded $441,600 to Kent State for research on stress-related diseases and conditions.
U.S. Rep. Tim Ryan of Niles, D-13th, made the announcement of the grants Friday.