Alternatives Research and Development Foundation (ARDF)
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Innovation has its awards

2017 Grants Awarded

ARDF is pleased to announce the recipients
of the 2017 Alternatives Research Grants

Congratulations to Awardees
Kim Boekelheide, MD, PhD
Brown University, Providence, RI
Screening estrogenic endocrine disrupting chemicals with human MCF-7 3D microtissues by in vitro pathology
Gargi Ghosh, PhD
University of Michigan, Dearborn, MI
Development of 3D tumor angiogenesis model for pre-clinical drug screening
Matteo Minghetti, PhD
Oklahoma State University, Stillwater, OK
Predicting toxicity in effluent waters using an in vitro model of the fish gill (RTgill-W1)
Thomas Sanderson, PhD
Institut National de la Recherche Scientifique, Laval, QC, Canada
An in vitro human co-culture model of the hormone-dependent breast cancer microenvironment
Aranzazu Villasante, PhD
Columbia University, New York, NY
Tissue-engineered platform for studies of antiosteolytic and antineoplastic drugs
Download the 2017 Grant Announcement The Foundation wishes to thank all applicants who submitted proposals and others for their interest in developing alternative methods of conducting high quality scientific research.

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Additional Information

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