CMDB alumnus, Myriam Heiman, awarded NIH Director’s Transformative Research Award (TRA)

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CMDB program and Cunningham lab alumnus, Myriam Heiman, among one of the recipients of the 2021 NIH Director’s Transformative Research Award for her project titled, “Identification of TDP-43 Modifiers Through Single-Cell Transcriptional and Epigenomic Dissection of ALS and FTLD-MND”. This prestigious award supports exceptionally innovative or unconventional research projects with the potential to create new scientific paradigms.

Congratulations to Dr. Heiman!

Read more about the 2021 TRA Recipients: https://commonfund.nih.gov/tra/recipients

Read more about Dr. Heiman’s research: https://heiman.mit.edu/myriam-heiman/