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CBS Detroit reports Wayne State research fellow wins Young Investigator Award

December 3, 2012

Saptarshi Kar, a post-doctoral research fellow in the Wayne State University Department of Biomedical Engineering, won the Young Investigator Award at the Society for Free Radical Biology and Medicine annual meeting. Meeting attendees included scientists from around the world working in fundamental and translational research related to the role of free radical biology in cardiovascular diseases, cancer, neurodegenerative diseases and gastrointestinal diseases. Kar's presentation, "Exploring the Role of SOD during eNOS Uncoupling through a Computational Approach," was selected for the award from a highly competitive pool of approximately 600 abstract submissions.