UK College of Pharmacy Dean Dr. Kip Guy will use a $5 million award to develop an innovative drug that could provide a cure for patients with malaria and offer protection against the disease after treatment.
The additional funding comes from the Global Health Innovative Technology Fund (GHIT), and Guy will work with Eisai Pharmaceuticals and ...more
He's well-known now for his scientific discoveries in the lab, but UK College of Pharmacy Dean Kip Guy says he's actually been performing experiments his entire life.
"As long as I could remember, I was always the kid out there poking the bug with a stick or playing with the pond, trying to understand what was ...more
A UK College of Public Health researcher is using a $1.16 million grant to pursue effective interventions in the fight against opioid addiction in communities across 12 Eastern Kentucky counties.
The grant is a cooperative agreement from the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, National Institute on Drug Abuse, Substance Abuse and Mental Health Services Administration, ...more
Clark Regional Medical Center in Winchester has announced a new affiliation with the UK Markey Cancer Center, the state's only National Cancer Institute-designated cancer center.
By becoming a Markey Cancer Center Affiliate Network member, Clark Regional Medical Center will be able to offer more patients in Central and Eastern Kentucky access to specialty and subspecialty cancer ...more
In November 2015, Frankfort-native Brian Chenault went to the doctor for what appeared to be a bout of pneumonia.
After more than a year of struggling with the illness, Chenault received some much more distressing news: A viral infection had damaged his heart beyond repair. This past January, the 39-year-old was referred to UK HealthCare for ...more