New grants awarded to School of Medicine faculty with project start dates from April 1 – 15 and a total award amount greater than $100,000 are outlined.
Below is a list of new grants awarded to UNC School of Medicine faculty with project start dates from April 1 – 15, 2023, and a total award amount greater than $100,000.
|PI||Project Title||Sponsor||Award Amount||Project Begin Date|
|Deshmukh, Mohanish||miR-29: A brain homeostasis molecule for Alzheimer’s disease prevention||NIH National Institute on Aging (NIA)||$622,753||4/1/2023|
|Giudice, Jimena||CAREER: Mechanotransduction, transcription, and alternative splicing in cell biology||National Science Foundation (NSF)||$340,000||4/1/2023|
|Sheikh, Shehzad||High throughput functional studies of IBD-associated GWAS variants||NIH National Institute of Diabetes, Digestive, and Kidney Diseases (NIDDKD)||$671,329||4/1/2023|
|Liu, Jiandong||Macrophage functional dynamics in adult heart regeneration||NIH National Heart, Lung, and Blood Institute (NHLBI)||$596,814||4/1/2023|
|Kash, Thomas||Regulation of alcohol-induced social disturbances by lateral habenula serotonin receptors||NIH National Institute on Alcohol Abuse and Alcoholism (NIAAA)||$107,869||4/1/2023|
|Stein, Jason||IBIS-iPSC: Organoid modeling of cortical surface area hyperexpansion in autism spectrum disorder||NIH National Institute of Mental Health (NIMH)||$859,996||4/1/2023|
|Yuan, Hong||Preclinical Vevo-F2 ultrasound imaging system for Small Animal Imaging core facility||NIH Office of the Director||$490,700||4/1/2023|