Latest Grant Awards to SOM Faculty

Listing of recent competitive grant awards to SOM faculty

The following is a list of new grants awarded to SOM faculty with project start dates from 8/1/19 -8/15/19 (the awards listed have a total award amount greater than $100,000):

PI

Project Title

Sponsor

Award Amount

Project Begin Date

Gracz, Adam

Determining the role of Tet1 in intestinal stem cell differentiation and self-renewal

NIH National Institute of Diabetes, Digestive, and Kidney Diseases (NIDDKD)

$116,625

8/1/2019

Chang, Wei-Tang

Ultrahigh-resolution fMRI of age-altered hippocampal subfield-cortical interactions

NIH National Institute on Aging (NIA)

$190,490

8/1/2019

Vigeland, Christine

Targeting glutamine metabolism attenuates the inflammatory response in acute lung injury

NIH National Heart, Lung, and Blood Institute (NHLBI)

$134754

8/1/2019

Stein, Jason

 

The influence of common genetic variation on brain overgrowth pathways

NIH National Institute of Mental Health (NIMH)

$537,277

8/1/2019

Chen, Ronald

Long-Term Outcomes of Localized Prostate Cancer Survivors

Department of Defense (DOD)

$927,792

8/1/2019

Gupton, Stephanie

Exocytosis fuels plasma membrane expansion in developing neurons

NIH National Institute of Neurological Disorders and Stroke (NINDS)

$384,007

8/1/2019

Schiller, Crystal

Characterizing the neural substrates of irritability in women: an experimental neuroendocrine model

NIH National Institute of Mental Health (NIMH)

$233,250

8/1/2019

Ikonomidis, John

Exploration of key proteases and validation of biomarkers in genetically triggered thoracic aortic aneurysms

NIH National Heart, Lung, and Blood Institute (NHLBI)

$116,625

8/1/2019

Cohen, Sarah

Molecular mechanisms of Intra- and inter-cellular fatty acid trafficking

NIH National Institute of General Medical Sciences (NIGMS)

$380,880

8/1/2019

Cheney, Richard

The filopodial tip complex in adhesion, migration, and signaling

NIH National Institute of General Medical Sciences (NIGMS)

$481,391

8/2/2019

Garcia-Martinez, J Victor

Ultra-long acting in-situ forming implant (ISFI) for antiretroviral drug delivery, incl. EFdA                           

Bill and Melinda Gates Foundation

$2,911,452

8/5/2019

Ribisl, Kurt

Modeling the public health impact of a national menthol cigarette ban.

NIH National Cancer Institute (NCI)

$130,602

8/7/2019

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