Dr. Glenn R. Sauer
Associate Professor of Biology
o: Bannow Science Center Rm 218
- U.S. Patent Number 6,808,561 Issued for “Biocompatibile Cement Containing reactive Calcium Phosphate Nanoparticles and Methods for Making and Using Such Cement”, 2005.
- Templeton Foundation Course Award, 2001.
- NIH FIRST Award, National Institute of Dental Research, 1992.
- Young Investigator Award, Third National Conference on the Chemistry and Biology of Mineralized Tissues, Chatham, MA, 1988.
- NIH National Research Service Award, National Institute of Dental Research, 1987.
- Patrick C. Adams Memorial Award, Southeastern Estuarine Research Society, 1985.
- Student Paper Award, Microbeam Analysis Society, 1984.
- Student Research Paper Award, Sigma Xi, 1982.
- Certificate of Achievement in Marine Science, Pennsylvania State University, 1979.
- Distinguished Graduate in Biology, Pennsylvania State University, 1979.
- Science and Religion Writing Project. Fairfield University. 2007.
- Continuing Conversations in Science and Religion. Hummanities Institute, Fairfield Unviersity. 2007.
- Biology Transitions Project. Fairfield University, College of Arts and Sciences Advisory Board. 2007.
- Biology Department Transitions Project. College of Arts and Sciences Board of Advisors. 2006.
- Biology Department Transition Project. College of Arts and Sciences Board of Advisors. 2005.
- Research Grant. Ignatian Residential College Science and Religion Group, Metanexus Institute Local Societies Initiative. 2004.
- Prevention of Apoptosis in Articular Chondrocytes by Metallothionein. Sigma Xi. 2003.
- Induction of Metallothionein in Cultured Chondrocytes. Merck/AAAS Undergraduate Science Research Program. 2001.
- God and Modern Biology. Center for Religion Theology and the Natural Sciences (Templeton Award). 2001.
- Role of Matrix Vesicles in Calcification. National Institute of Arthritis, Musculoskeletal and Skin Diseases. 1998.
- Tissue-Engineered Cartilage and Advanced Bioadhesives for the Rapid Healing of Combat and Training Injuries to Bone. Department of Defense- Office of Naval Research. 1997.
- Metal Metabolism in Calcifying Cells. National Institute of Dental Research FIRST Award. 1992.
- Role of Matrix Vesicles in Calcification. National Institute of Arthritis, Musculoskeletal and Skin Diseases. 1990.
- Acquisition of a Transmission Electron Microscope. National Science Foundation. 1990.
- Role of Metals in Matrix Vesicle-Mediated Calcification. National Institute of Dental Research. 1987.
- Fish Scales as Indicators of Estuarine Metal Pollution. Slocum-Lunz Foundation, Charleston, SC. 1985.