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Funding Update: Recent Microarray-Related NIH Grants: Aug 16, 2011

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Microarray-Related NIH Grants, May 24 – Aug. 9, 2011 (Part two of two. Part one is available here.)

Mechanisms of Cell Corpse Clearance
Principal investigator: Kimberly McCall
Organization: Boston University
Project start date: July 5, 2011
Project end date: Feb. 28, 2015
NIH institute: NIGMS
FY 2011 funding amount: $310,650


Peripheral Blood Genomic Biomarkers for Primary Fibromyalgia
Principal investigator: Sunil Kurian
Organization: Scripps Research Institute
Project start date: July 5, 2011
Project end date: June 30, 2013
NIH institute: NINR
FY 2011 funding amount: $234,330


Genetic Basis of Genotype-by-Environment Interactions Underlying Physiological Modifications
Principal investigator: Laura Reed
Organization: University of Alabama at Tuscaloosa
Project start date: July 5, 2011
Project end date: March 31, 2016
NIH institute: NIGMS
FY 2011 funding amount: $285,745


Retinoic Acid, Its Receptors, and the Liver
Principal investigator: Yu-Jui Wan
Organization: University of Kansas Medical Center
Project start date: July 6, 2011
Project end date: April 30, 2015
NIH institute: NIDDKD
FY 2011 funding amount: $375,000


Contribution of Novel Frimbriae to Proteus mirabilis Virulence
Principal investigator: Melanie Pearson
Organization: New York University School of Medicine
Project start date: July 7, 2011
Project end date: May 31, 2013
NIH institute: NIAID
FY 2011 funding amount: $161,241


The Effects of Follicular Helper T Cells on Germinal Center B Cells
Principal investigator: Heidi Schreiber
Organization: Rockefeller University
Project start date: July 11, 2011
Project end date: July 10, 2014
NIH institute: NIAID
FY 2011 funding amount: $46,346


Immune Array and Bioinformatics
Principal investigator: Rafick-Pierre Sekaly
Organization: Oregon Health and Science University
Project start date: July 15, 2011
Project end date: June 30, 2016
NIH institute: N/A
FY 2011 funding amount: $325,359


Systems Biology
Principal investigator: Rafick-Pierre Sekaly
Organization: Beth Israel Deaconess Medical Center
Project start date: July 15, 2011
Project end date: June 30, 2016
NIH institute: N/A
FY 2011 funding amount: $712,541


Diagnostic Array for Aseptic Encephalitis
Principal investigator: Darrell Chandler
Organization: Akonni Biosystems
Project start date: July 15, 2011
Project end date: June 30, 2012
NIH institute: NIAID
FY 2011 funding amount: $300,000


Development of anIn Vivo Screening Technology for Cancer Vaccine Immunogens
Principal investigator: Steven Zeichner
Organization: Children's Research Institute
Project start date: July 19, 2011
Project end date: June 30, 2014
NIH institute: NCI
FY 2011 funding amount: $227,310

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Platform for High-Throughput Analysis of Protein Adducts for Carcinogen Exposure
Principal investigator: Anthony DeCaprio
Organization: Florida International University
Project start date: July 20, 2011
Project end date: June 30, 2014
NIH institute: NCI
FY 2011 funding amount: $205,038


Novel Antiviral Activities of Tumor Necrosis Factor-Alpha
Principal investigator: Lynn Dustin
Organization: Rockefeller University
Project start date: July 27, 2011
Project end date: June 30, 2016
NIH institute: NIAID
FY 2011 funding amount: $423,750


BMP Induced Regeneration of an Endochondral Growth Zone in Digit Regeneration
Principal investigator: Ling Yu
Organization: Tulane University
Project start date: Aug. 1, 2011
Project end date: July 31, 2013
NIH institute: NICHHD
FY 2011 funding amount: $75,250


Molecular Signatures for Outcome Prediction and Therapeutic Targeting in ALL
Principal investigator: Cheryl Willman
Organization: University of New Mexico
Project start date: Aug. 1, 2011
Project end date: July 31, 2016
NIH institute: NCI
FY 2011 funding amount: $600,000


Comprehensive Prostate Cancer Characterization by Genomic and Transcriptomic Profiling
Principal investigator: Mark Rubin
Organization: Weill Medical College of Cornell University
Project start date: Aug. 1, 2011
Project end date: July 31, 2014
NIH institute: NCI
FY 2011 funding amount: $612,154


First Transcriptome to the Tick Olfactory System
Principal investigator: Richard Roe
Organization: North Carolina State University at Raleigh
Project start date: Aug. 1, 2011
Project end date: July 30, 2013
NIH institute: NIAID
FY 2011 funding amount: $236,083


Dynamic Usage of Network Motifs in Retinal Development and Diseases
Principal investigator: Jiang Qian
Organization: Johns Hopkins University
Project start date: Aug. 1, 2011
Project end date: July 31, 2013
NIH institute: NEI
FY 2011 funding amount: $202,500


Role of JMJD1A in Hypoxia-Induced EMT and Prostate Cancer
Principal investigator: Jianfei Qi
Organization: Sanford-Burnham Medical Research Institute
Project start date: Aug. 1, 2011
Project end date: July 31, 2011
NIH institute: NCI
FY 2011 funding amount: $107,654


Molecular and Architectural Mechanisms of Reprogramming to Pluripotency
Principal investigator: Kathrin Plath
Organization: University of California at Los Angeles
Project start date: Aug. 1, 2011
Project end date: July 31, 2016
NIH institute: NIGMS
FY 2011 funding amount: $2,292,305


Amino Acid Regulation of Alternative Splicing
Principal investigator: Michael Kilberg
Organization: University of Florida
Project start date: Aug. 1, 2011
Project end date: July 31, 2015
NIH institute: NIDDK
FY 2011 funding amount: $364,082


Cell Epigenotype Specific Maps in the Brain
Principal investigator: Zachary Kaminsky
Organization: Johns Hopkins University
Project start date: Aug. 1, 2011
Project end date: July 31, 2013
NIH institute: NIMH
FY 2011 funding amount: $246,000

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The Transfusion Chip: a Simple, Low Cost Microarray for DNA Based Blood Typing
Principal investigator: Michael Hogan
Organization: Genomics USA
Project start date: Aug. 1, 2011
Project end date: Jan. 31, 2012
NIH institute: NHLBI
FY 2011 funding amount: $115,762


Escape from Gammaherpesvirus-Induced mRNA Destruction
Principal investigator: Britt Glaunsinger
Organization: University of California at Berkeley
Project start date: Aug. 1, 2011
Project end date: May 31, 2016
NIH institute: NCI
FY 2011 funding amount: $305,527


Bone-Induced C-Kit in Prostate Cancer Cells: Implications for Bone Metastasis
Principal investigator: Ricardo Bonfil
Organization: Wayne State University
Project start date: Aug. 1, 2011
Project end date: July 31, 2013
NIH institute: NCI
FY 2011 funding amount: $198,360


Microglial Activation by N-arachidonoyl Glycine
Principal investigator: Heather Bradshaw
Organization: Indiana University at Bloomington
Project start date: Aug. 1, 2011
Project end date: May 31, 2013
NIH institute: NIDA
FY 2011 funding amount: $231,000


Mechanisms of Frailty in HIV-1 Infection
Principal investigator: Kristine Erlandson
Organization: University of Colorado at Denver
Project start date: Aug. 1, 2011
Project end date: July 31, 2013
NIH institute: NIA
FY 2011 funding amount: $76,500


Complement Inhibition as Sepsis Therapy
Principal investigator: Florea Lupu
Organization: Oklahoma Medical Research Foundation
Project start date: Aug. 2, 2011
Project end date: April 30, 2015
NIH institute: NIGMS
FY 2011 funding amount: $535,225


Cell Mimic Microarrays for the Multivalent Pathogen Profiling & Characterization
Principal investigator: Athena Guo
Organization: Microsurfaces
Project start date: Aug. 3, 2011
Project end date: July 31, 2013
NIH institute: NIAID
FY 2011 funding amount: $375,000


Evaluation of Sample Sizes Used to Train Classifiers and Prognostic Predictors
Principal investigator: Kevin Dobbin
Organization: University of Georgia
Project start date: Aug. 4, 2011
Project end date: July 31, 2013
NIH institute: NCI
FY 2011 funding amount: $161,494

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