This research is part of the center for Comparative medicine.

This research is part of the center for Comparative medicine, a collaboration among IU Medical School and Purdue Department of Animal Sciences and the School of Veterinary Medicine. The Indiana University / Purdue University Collaboration in Biomedical Research pilot Grant Program - 2nd round (CBR2 for this for this study.

'Women with PCOS often have metabolic syndrome and obesity are seven are seven times more likely to have cardiovascular disease than a healthy female.

Rebecca Krisher, a Purdue developmental and reproductive biologist Ossabaws Ossabaws studied to determine whether they also embody all of the metabolic and reproductive aspects of polycystic ovary syndrome . If further research confirms the provisional findings that this swine breed exhibits PCOS, it could lead to a cure for this type of infertility and diseases, Krisher said.. Krisher colleagues at the Indiana University Medical School, led by Michael Sturek study links between polycystic ovary syndrome, obesity, cardiovascular diseases and diabetes. - 'PCOS is a of the leading causes of infertility in women, and it is obesity that is prevalent in this country is worse, 'Krisher said.- The first results of PX-171-003, At open-label, single-arm, phase II clinical trial on carfilzomib in patients with recurrent and refractory multiple myeloma patients .

'We are proud that data from eight clinical trials that the MMRC has helped in partnership with sponsors and MMRC member institutions were promote selected for presentation at the prestigious ASH annual meeting, 'said Susan Kelley, Chief Medical Officer of the MMRC. 'This recognition is a significant validation of our consortium research model and our ongoing efforts to the next generation of therapies for patients with multiple myeloma to bring. '.