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Funding Update: May 31, 2011

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Microarray-Related NIH Grants, Jan. 1 – May 24, 2011, Part II of II. Part I is available here.

Protocadherin-17 and -9 Function in Retinal Development
Principal investigator: Qin Liu
Organization: University of Akron
Project start date: March 1, 2011
Project end date: Feb. 28, 2014
NIH institute: NEI
FY 2011 funding amount: $445,393


The Primate Corpus Luteum: Functional Regression and Cardiovascular Impacts
Principal investigator: Randy Bogan
Organization: Oregon State Health and Science University
Project start date: March 1, 2011
Project end date: Feb. 28, 2013
NIH institute: NICHHD
FY 2011 funding amount: $85,834


Genomic Adaptation to HIV Infection of the CNS in Opioid-Abusers
Principal investigator: Rajnish Dave
Organization: Temple University
Project start date: March 15, 2011
Project end date: Feb. 28, 2013
NIH institute: NIDA
FY 2011 funding amount: $153,000


Fluidigm Biomark High-Throughput Genetic Analysis System
Principal investigator: Edwin Abel
Organization: University of Pennsylvania
Project start date: April 1, 2011
Project end date: March 31, 2012
NIH institute: NCRR
FY 2011 funding amount: $224,742


Mechanism of BACH1-mediated Transcriptional Regulation and Immune Function
Principal investigator: David Baltimore
Organization: California Institute of Technology
Project start date: April 1, 2011
Project end date: March 31, 2016
NIH institute: NIAID
FY 2011 funding amount: $405,000


Polymorphisms of Estrogen-metabolizing Genes in Kidney Cancer
Principal investigator: Yuichiro Tanaka
Organization: Veterans Affairs Medical Center San Francisco
Project start date: April 1, 2011
Project end date: March 31, 2015
NIH institute: VA
FY 2011 funding amount: Not available.


SlipChip for Target Enrichment for Next-Generation Sequencing by Multiplexed PCR
Principal investigator: Feng Shen
Organization: SlipChip
Project start date: April 1, 2011
Project end date: Dec. 31, 2011
NIH institute: NHGRI
FY 2011 funding amount: $173,381


An Automated Microfluidic Platform for High-throughput Newborn SCID Screening
Principal investigator: Vijay Srinivasan
Organization: Advanced Liquid Logic
Project start date: April 1, 2011
Project end date: Sept. 30, 2011
NIH institute: NICHD
FY 2011 funding amount: $179,652


Genome Impact of Nicotine Induced Cleft Palate in Mice
Principal investigator: Maria Serrano
Organization: Texas A&M University Health Sciences Center
Project start date: April 1, 2011
Project end date: Sept. 30, 2011
NIH institute: NIDCR
FY 2011 funding amount: $33,381

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Epithelial/Stromal Signaling in Bladder and Prostate Cell Proliferation
Principal investigator: Philip Beachy
Organization: Stanford University
Project start date: April 1, 2011
Project end date: March 31, 2016
NIH institute: NCI
FY 2011 funding amount: $347,977


Identification and Characterization of Gene Fusions in Lung Adenocarcinoma
Principal investigator: David Beer
Organization: University of Michigan at Ann Arbor
Project start date: April 1, 2011
Project end date: March 31, 2016
NIH institute: NCI
FY 2011 funding amount: $284,052


Signature-based Chemical Screening for DYT6 Dystonia
Principal investigator: David Bragg
Organization: Massachusetts General Hospital
Project start date: April 1, 2011
Project end date: March 31, 2013
NIH institute: NINDS
FY 2011 funding amount: $265,500


Broad Detection of Infectious Agents in Blood by Microarrays and Deep Sequencing
Principal investigator: Charles Chiu
Organization: University of California San Francisco
Project start date: April 1, 2011
Project end date: March 31, 2016
NIH institute: NHLBI
FY 2011 funding amount: $596,655


The Role of the Nuclear Lamina in Chromatin Organization
Principal investigator: Marcos Estecio
Organization: University of Texas MD Anderson Cancer Center
Project start date: April 1, 2011
Project end date: March 31, 2013
NIH institute: NCI
FY 2011 funding amount: $171,825


Regulation of Adult Pancreatic Beta Cell Replication
Principal investigator: Maureen Gannon
Organization: Veterans Health Administration
Project start date: April 1, 2011
Project end date: March 31, 2015
NIH institute: VA
FY 2011 funding amount: Not available


Role of the Giant Protein Titin in Skeletal Muscle Structure and Function
Principal investigator: Henk Granzier
Organization: University of Arizona
Project start date: April 1, 2011
Project end date: Feb. 29, 2016
NIH institute: NIAMSD
FY 2011 funding amount: $340,875


In Vivo Implications of Agonist Selective Activation of Delta Opioid Receptor
Principal investigator: Amnyah Pradhan
Organization: University of California Los Angeles
Project start date: April 1, 2011
Project end date: March 31, 2013
NIH institute: NIDA
FY 2011 funding amount: $158,544


Boosting Innate Immunity Through HIF to Treat Antibiotic-resistant Infection
Principal investigator: Viktor Nizet
Organization: University of California San Diego
Project start date: April 5, 2011
Project end date: March 31, 2016
NIH institute: NIAID
FY 2011 funding amount: $1,036,121


In Vivo Studies of Abortive Initiation
Principal investigator: Bryce Nickels
Organization: Rutgers University
Project start date: April 15, 2011
Project end date: March 31, 2015
NIH institute: NIGMS
FY 2011 funding amount: $400,595


Connecting Metabolic Stress and Cell Physiology in Escherichia coli
Principal investigator: Gregory Richards
Organization: University of Illinois Urbana-Champaign
Project start date: April 16, 2011
Project end date: April 15, 2013
NIH institute: NIGMS
FY 2011 funding amount: $51,326


Multiplexed Diagnostic and Cytokine Response Assays Utilizing the nCounter Platform
Principal investigator: Pejman Naraghi-Arani
Organization: Lawrence Livermore National Laboratory
Project start date: May 1, 2011
Project end date: April 30, 2014
NIH institute: NIAID
FY 2011 funding amount: $1,075,661

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