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Funding Update: Microarray-Related NIH Grants: Dec 13, 2011

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Microarray-Related NIH Grants, Aug. 10 – Dec. 5, 2011, part two of two. Part one is available here.

Genetic Risk Factors for Alcoholic Cirrhosis: a Genome-wide Case-control Study
Principal investigator: Timothy Morgan
Organization: Southern California Institute for Research
Project start date: Sept. 20, 2011
Project end date: Aug. 31, 2016
NIH institute: NIAAA
FY 2011 funding amount: $558,688


Tools for Linking and Mining Image and Genomic Data in Non-small Cell Lung Cancer
Principal investigator: Sandy Napel
Organization: Stanford University
Project start date: Sept. 15, 2011
Project end date: July 31, 2016
NIH institute: NCI
FY 2011 funding amount: $647,271


Coronavirus Modulation of microRNAs in the Liver
Principal investigator: Sonia Navas-Martin
Organization: Drexel University
Project start date: Aug. 29, 2011
Project end date: July 31, 2013
NIH institute: NIDDKD
FY 2011 funding amount: $231,750


Tropical Infectious Diseases Detection and Prevention
Principal investigator: Vivek Nerurkar
Organization: University of Hawaii at Manoa
Project start date: Sept. 16, 2011
Project end date: July 31, 2012
NIH institute: NCRR
FY 2011 funding amount: $407,120


Analysis of CAP-dependent Translational Repression by microRNAs in Oncogenesis
Principal investigator: Carl Novina
Organization: Dana-Farber Cancer Institute
Project start date: Sept. 1, 2011
Project end date: July 31, 2016
NIH institute: NCI
FY 2011 funding amount: $326,813


Alterations of the Synaptic Transcriptome in Response to Repeated Ethanol Exposure
Principal investigator: Megan O’Brien
Organization: Virginia Commonwealth University
Project start date: Sept. 25, 2011
Project end date: Sept. 24, 2013
NIH institute: NIAAA
FY 2011 funding amount: $40,420


Role of Shear Forces in Proplatelet Production from Stem Cells in Bioreactors
Principal investigator: Eleftherios Papoutsakis
Organization: University of Delaware
Project start date: Sept. 1, 2011
Project end date: Aug. 31, 2013
NIH institute: NHLBI
FY 2011 funding amount: $214,130


Mesenchymal Stromal Cell Matricellular Protein Expression
Principal investigator: Antonia Popova
Organization: University of Michigan at Ann Arbor
Project start date: Aug. 12, 2011
Project end date: June 30, 2016
NIH institute: NHLBI
FY 2011 funding amount: $147,806


An Optically-based RNA Biosensor
Principal investigator: Robert Purnell
Organization: Chromologic
Project start date: Not available.
Project end date: Not available.
NIH institute: NCI
FY 2011 funding amount: $199,887


Genome-wide Crosstalk between Epigenetic Marks and Its Role in Cancer
Principal investigator: Emily Putiri
Organization: George Health Sciences University
Project start date: Sept. 6, 2011
Project end date: Sept. 5, 2014
NIH institute: NCI
FY 2011 funding amount: $51,326


Gene Expression in Nonspecific Orbital Inflammatory Disease
Principal investigator: James Rosenbaum
Organization: Oregon Health and Science University
Project start date: Sept. 30, 2011
Project end date: Aug. 31, 2015
NIH institute: NEI
FY 2011 funding amount: $437,403


Proteomics and Genomics Core
Principal investigator: Daniel Salomon
Organization: University of Miami School of Medicine
Project start date: Aug. 15, 2011
Project end date: July 31, 2016
NIH institute: NIAID
FY 2011 funding amount: $340,406


The Genetic and Neuroanatomical Origin of Social Behavior
Principal investigator: Rodney Samaco
Organization: Baylor College of Medicine
Project start date: Sept. 20, 2011
Project end date: Aug. 31, 2016
NIH institute: OID
FY 2011 funding amount: $391,250


Surface Enhanced Fluorescence Nanotags for Ultrasensitive Multiplexed Assay System
Principal investigator: David Sebba
Organization: Nanocomposix
Project start date: Not available.
Project end date: Not available.
NIH institute: NCI
FY 2011 funding amount: $200,000


Translational Regulation of the Inflammatory Breast Cancer Stem Cell
Principal investigator: Deborah Silvera
Organization: New York University
Project start date: Sept. 16, 2011
Project end date: Aug. 31, 2013
NIH institute: NCI
FY 2011 funding amount: $220,545


A Novel Colony-Forming Antibody Cell Array to Identify Human Stem Cells
Principal investigator: Stephen Skirboll
Organization: Veteran’s Administration, Palo Alto Health System
Project start date: Oct. 1, 2011
Project end date: Sept. 30, 2015
NIH institute:VA
FY 2011 funding amount: Not available.


Microarray
Principal investigator: Bruce Stillman
Organization: Cold Spring Harbor Laboratory
Project start date: Aug. 17, 2011
Project end date: July 31, 2016
NIH institute: NCI
FY 2011 funding amount: $206,655


Breast Pathology
Principal investigator: Matthias Szabolcs
Organization: Columbia University
Project start date: Sept. 1, 2011
Project end date: Aug. 31 2014
NIH institute: NCI
FY 2011 funding amount: $177,802


Skeletal Muscle Health with Aging and Life Long Exercise
Principal investigator: Scott Trappe
Organization: Ball State University
Project start date: Sept. 1, 2011
Project end date: June 30, 2016
NIH institute: NIA
FY 2011 funding amount: $305,472


Cellular Genes and Signaling Pathways as Therapeutic Targets for Virus-induced CNS Disease
Principal investigator: Kenneth Tyler
Organization: University of Colorado, Denver
Project start date: Sept. 15, 2011
Project end date: Aug. 31, 2015
NIH institute: NINDS
FY 2011 funding amount: $344,250


Integrated Polymer Microfluidic Device for Multiplex Diagnosis of Viral Infection
Principal investigator: Robert Ulrich
Organization: Geneva Foundation
Project start date: Aug. 19, 2011
Project end date: July 31, 2016
NIH institute: NIAID
FY 2011 funding amount: $1,088,801


Functional Metagenomic Reprogramming of the Human Microbiome through Mobilome Engineering
Principal investigator: Harris Wang
Organization: Harvard University
Project start date: Sept. 20, 2011
Project end date: Aug. 31, 2016
NIH institute: OD
FY 2011 funding amount: $422,499


Mechanism of Cancer Prevention by Weight Control
Principal investigator: Weiqun Wang
Organization: Kansas State University
Project start date: Sept. 1, 2011
Project end date: Aug. 31, 2013
NIH institute: NCI
FY 2011 funding amount: $443,994


Screening of FoxA1-ER-DNA Disruptors for Development of Breast Cancer Therapeutic
Principal investigator: Christopher Warren
Organization: Illumavista Biosciences
Project start date: Sept. 16, 2011
Project end date: Aug. 31, 2012
NIH institute: NCI
FY 2011 funding amount: $218,168


High Throughput Method to Assess SNP Functionality in Prostate Cancer
Principal investigator: Christopher Warren
Organization: Illumavista Biosciences
Project start date: Sept, 21, 2011
Project end date: Aug. 31, 2013
NIH institute: NCI
FY 2011 funding amount: $150,000


Shared Resources – DNA Core
Principal investigator: George Weiner
Organization: University of Iowa
Project start date: Aug. 19, 2011
Project end date: March 31, 2016
NIH institute: N/A
FY 2011 funding amount: $82,688


Tolerance Mechanisms in Self-Reactive T Cells in Healthy People and Type 1 Diabetes Patients
Principal investigator: Yu Wong
Organization: Stanford University
Project start date: Sept. 15, 2011
Project end date: July 31, 2014
NIH institute: NIDDKD
FY 2011 funding amount: $131,801


Cell Biological Mechanisms of Gastrointestinal Tract Formation
Principal investigator: Stephanie Woo
Organization: University of California, San Francisco
Project start date: Sept. 15, 2011
Project end date: June 30, 2016
NIH institute: NIDDKD
FY 2011 funding amount: $88,603


Serum microRNA Signature as Prospective HCC Biomarker in HBV Patients
Principal investigator: Hushan Yang
Organization: Thomas Jefferson University
Project start date: Sept. 1, 2011
Project end date: Aug. 31, 2013
NIH institute: NCI
FY 2011 funding amount: $202,275


MicroRNA Profiling to Predict Recurrence after Resection of Early Lung Cancer
Principal investigator: Saikrishna Yendamuri
Organization: Roswell Park Cancer Institute
Project start date: Sept. 7, 2011
Project end date: Aug. 31, 2016
NIH institute: NCI
FY 2011 funding amount: $189,000


Progesterone Action in the Endometrium of Women with Endometriosis
Principal investigator: Steven Young
Organization: University of California – Chapel Hill
Project start date: Sept. 15, 2011
Project end date: June 30, 2016
NIH institute: NICHHD
FY 2011 funding amount: $655,293


MicroRNAs in Dendritic Cell Differentiation and Function
Principal investigator: Xianzheng Zhou
Organization: University of Minnesota
Project start date: Aug. 15, 2011
Project end date: July 31, 2013
NIH institute: NIAID
FY 2011 funding amount: $220,890


Developing Functional Protein Microarrays for Highly Efficient Drug Screening
Principal investigator: Xichun Zhou
Organization: Life Bioscience
Project start date: Sept. 15, 2011
Project end date: March 31, 2012
NIH institute: NIGMS
FY 2011 funding amount: $149,998

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