Peter Lillehoj and Chih-Ming Ho receive a grant for Grand Challenges in Global Health from the Gates Foundation (12/16/2010)

Peter Lillehoj and Chih-Ming Ho have been awarded a $100,000 Grand Challenges Grant from the Bill & Melinda Gates Foundation for innovative global health research to develop a SIM-card based biosensor. The goal of the foundation’s Grand Challenges Explorations initiative is to help scientists around the world explore bold and unproven ways to improve health in developing countries.

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