Bonnie Blazer-Yost, PhD

2021 Innovator Award Recipient

TITLE:  Professor of Biology

INSTITUTION: Indiana University – Purdue University Indianapolis

GOAL: Dr. Bonnie Blazer-Yost is exploring the feasibility of SGK1 inhibitor as a potential target in the treatment of hydrocephalus. SGK1 is a protein involved in many pathways related to hydrocephalus pathophysiology. These studies could lead to the production of a clinical pharmaceutical intervention for hydrocephalus.

Supported by Team Hydro