UTRF Feature Story: CTN2, A Statewide Enabling Collaboration for Clinical Trials 

A subsidiary of the University of Tennessee Research Foundation, the Clinical Trials Network of Tennessee (CTN2) facilitates industry-sponsored clinical trials conducted by University of Tennessee Health Science Center (UTHSC) clinical research faculty across the state. In just three years, the organization has experienced significant growth, enabling collaboration and innovation across the state to the benefit of all Tennesseans.  Launched in… Read More

UTRF Inventor Spotlight: Dr. Nawajes Mandal

  UTHSC researcher studies sphingolipid signaling in ocular and neurodegenerative disease and diabetes   Dr. Nawajes Mandal has spent his career at the University of Tennessee Health Science Center (UTHSC) trying to better understand lipid and sphingolipid signaling in ocular and neurodegenerative disease and diabetes. One of his current projects may help slow the progression of retinal degeneration,… Read More