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BSI professor, Dr. Jun Li receives $2.5 million in funding from NIH


Dr. Jun Li's research aims to identify additional new proteins and targets them with multiple small molecules to stop malaria transmission.

DNA becomes primary target in fight against glioblastoma


By exploiting a brain tumor’s own biology, researchers at FIU’s Biomolecular Sciences Institute (BSI) are hoping to destroy glioblastoma, a deadly brain cancer with no known cure.

FIU/Baptist scientist honored for contributions to cancer research, diversity


Dr. Miguel A. Villalona-Calero, BSI affiliated faculty member, has been named a Continuing Umbrella of Research Experiences (CURE) Lifetime Achievement Honoree.

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