Prof. Efimov and his collaborators receive a $6 million Leducq grant

May 31, 2016

Prof. Igor Efimov and his colleagues Natalia Trayanova (Johns Hopkins University) and John Rogers (UIUC) have received a $6 million Leducq grant as part of the Transatlantic Network of Excellence program.  Prof. Efimov, who is the U.S. coordinator of the program, co-directs it with Dr. Michel Haissaguerre of the University of Bordeaux, France.  The award is for "RHYTHM," which is an acronym for Repolarization HeterogeneitY imaging for personalized Therapy of Heart arrhythMia.  The GW share of this grant is $1 million.