NIH awards UA-Fayetteville $2.5M to study exercise, aging

Kassandra Salazar (left) speaks Tuesday, April 5, 2016, to a group of 11th-grade students from Heritage High School in Rogers as they walk past Old Main while on a tour of the university campus in Fayetteville.

FAYETTEVILLE -- The University of Arkansas at Fayetteville has received more than $2.5 million from the National Institutes of Health to study the impact of exercise on the effects of aging.