Burnham Institute for Medical Research

Company Information

Street 1: 
10901 North Torrey Pines Road
City: 
La Jolla
State: 
CA
Postal Code: 
92037
Country: 
United States
Phone Number: 
858-646-3100
Year Established: 
1976
Ownership: 
Private
Employment: 
700
Employment Year: 
2010
References in Nano Datasets: 
5

Description: 

The Burnham Institute has been selected as a "Program of Excellence in Nanotechnology" ("PEN") by the National Heart, Lung, and Blood Institute ("NHLBI") of the National Institutes of Health ("NIH"). A partnership of 25 scientists from The Burnham Institute, University of California Santa Barbara, and The Scripps Research Institute will use the $13 million award to design nanotechnologies to detect, monitor, treat, and eliminate "vulnerable" plaque, the probable cause of death in sudden cardiac arrest.

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