Traverse, NS-LIJ Win Grant to Treat Osteoarthritis

LIBN.COM
July 29, 2014
Traverse, NS-LIJ Win Grant to Treat Osteoarthritis

Stony Brook-based Traverse Biosciences and the Feinstein Institute for Medical Research have received a $223,979 technology transfer grant to develop a new treatment for osteoarthritis.

The money comes by way of  the National Institute of Health, which is funding Traverse Biosciences and the research offshoot of the North Shore-Long Island Jewish Health System  to evaluate the effectiveness of Traverse’s drug, known as TRB-N0224.

Daniel Grande, director of the institute’s orthopaedic research laboratory, will lead the research for the institute, serving and collaborating with Traverse Biosciences.

Osteoarthritis is a common form of musculoskeletal disease that affects 27 million Americans, according to the Stony Brook company.

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