Supporting Biomedical Research
The Higuchi Biosciences Center seeks to enhance the environment for interdisciplinary, basic research by providing research support to investigators whose scientific effort falls within the general category of biomedical research.
Participating investigators from various departments across campus
Active grants including three major programmatic grants
Internal Funding Programs
To enhance multidisciplinary and inter-disciplinary research in the biomedical sciences, the Center has developed a variety of internal funding programs.
HBC Investigators have a high rate of success in obtaining external funding. Find out more about our grant services.
Symposia, Seminars and Lecture Series
The HBC supports symposia, seminars and lectures to promote scientific collaboration.
Call for HBC Research Seminar Speaker Nomination -- Higuchi Biosciences Center Participant Uses Fungi to Transform Ocean Plastic Wastes -- J.R. & Inez Jay Fund Call For Proposals -- Travel expenses – mileage reimbursement -- NIH Updates -- Recent Awards
Research on fungi conducted by Berl Oakley and collaborators from the University of Southern California has helped transform plastic waste into key components for making pharmaceuticals.
HBC Participant Awarded the 2022 HOPE Award -- The KU/Haskell Bridge Program Renewed -- The National Science Foundation (NSF) Proposal and Award Policies and Procedures Guide (PAPPG) 2023 -- NIH Update -- Holiday Closing -- Happy Holidays!! -- Recent Awards
National Science Foundation Awards $1.5 Million to HBC Participant -- 2022 Inaugural Chemical Biology Symposium -- 2023 KINBRE Symposium -- NSF Fall Virtual Conference -- NIH Updates -- Recent Awards