Marshall receives grants, named visiting professor in Italy

Garland Marshall, PhD, professor of biochemistry and molecular biophysics, in Washington University School of Medicine in St. Louis and of biomedical engineering, in the univeristy’s School of Engineering & Applied Science, has received a $50,000 grant from the National Institute of General Medical Sciences of the National Institutes of Health (NIH) for research titled “Discovery of New Therapeutics for Drug-Free Remission of HIV”, and a $50,000 grant from Epigenetx LLC for research titled “Characterization of Lysine Deacetylase Inhibitors (KDACIs).”

Marshall also was named a visiting professor at Sapienza Università di Roma in Italy for the spring semester. He had a similar appointment in fall 2011. While there, his collaborations with professors in the university’s School of Pharmacy led to NIH-supported research at Washington University.