Monk receives nerve research grants


Kelly Monk, PhD, assistant professor of developmental biology at Washington University School of Medicine in St. Louis, has received three nerve research grants.

They are: a five-year, $1.6 million grant from the National Institutes of Health (NIH) for research titled “Chemical and Genetic Screens for Modulators of Nervous System Development”; a three-year, $253,800 grant from the Muscular Dystrophy Association for research titled “Control of Myelination by G protein-coupled Receptor Signaling”; and a two-year, $88,140 grant from the NIH for research titled “Molecular and Genetic Analysis of GPR126 in Peripheral Nerve.”