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Funding Update: Recent Microarray-Related NIH Grants: Dec 6, 2011

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

Estrogen-erbeta Axis in Disparity of Prostate Cancer
Principal investigator: Asim Abdel-Mageed
Organization: Tulane University
Project start date: Sept. 6, 2011
Project end date: Aug. 31, 2016
NIH institute: NCI
FY 2011 funding amount: $309,869


Molecular Markers for Progression of Pulmonary Fibrosis in Systemic Sclerosis
Principal investigator: Shervin Assassi
Organization: University of Texas
Project start date: Aug. 15, 2011
Project end date: July 31, 2016
NIH institute: NIAMS
FY 2011 funding amount: $123,254


Regulatory Functions of APE1 Acetylation
Principal investigator: Kishor Bhakat
Organization: University of Texas
Project start date: Sept. 1, 2011
Project end date: July 31, 2016
NIH institute: NCI
FY 2011 funding amount: $285,728


The Genomic and Functional Consequences of Trophoblast Aneuploidy
Principal investigator: Katherine Bianco
Organization: University of California, San Francisco
Project start date: Sept. 15, 2011
Project end date: Aug. 31, 2014
NIH institute: NICHD
FY 2011 funding amount: $127,440


Stimulators of Neuronal Transthyretin Transcription as Alzheimer’s Therapy
Principal investigator: Joel Buxbaum
Organization: Scripps Research Institute
Project start date: Sept. 15, 2011
Project end date: Aug. 31, 2013
NIH institute: NIA
FY 2011 funding amount: $236,875


Incorporating Gene Ontology and Pathway Knowledge into Over Representation Analysis
Principal investigator: Jing Cao
Organization: Southern Methodist University
Project start date: Aug. 17, 2011
Project end date: July 31, 2014
NIH institute: NHGRI
FY 2011 funding amount: $277,097


Dissection of the TORC1 Signaling Network in Yeast
Principal investigator: Andrew Capaldi
Organization: University of Arizona
Project start date: Sept. 30, 2011
Project end date: July 31, 2016
NIH institute: NIGMS
FY 2011 funding amount: $276,544


Directed Differentiation of Human Stem Cells into Glucose-responsive Beta Cells
Principal investigator: Robert Chow
Organization: University of Southern California
Project start date: Aug. 11, 2011
Project end date: Aug. 10, 2012
NIH institute: NIDDK
FY 2011 funding amount: $152,987


Adopting Padlock-probe Detection Systems to NCRNA for Cancer Diagnostics
Principal investigator: John Cooper
Organization: CustomArray
Project start date: Not available.
Project end date: Not available.
NIH institute: NCI
FY 2011 funding amount: $198,722


Protein Glycan Interaction Resource of the CFG
Principal investigator: Richard Cummings
Organization: Emory University
Project start date: Sept. 20, 2011
Project end date: Aug. 31, 2014
NIH institute: NIGMS
FY 2011 funding amount: $896,805


Laboratory and Clinical Validation of a Minimally Invasive Assay to Study Stress
Principal investigator: Andrea Danese
Organization: King’s College London
Project start date: Aug. 15, 2011
Project end date: July 31, 2013
NIH institute: OD
FY 2011 funding amount: $137,727


Animal Model to Study Retinoic Acid Function in Postnatal and Adult Tissues
Principal investigator: Gregg Duester
Organization: Sanford-Burnham Medical Research Institute
Project start date: Sept. 2, 2011
Project end date: Aug. 31, 2013
NIH institute: NCRR
FY 2011 funding amount: $286,500


Early Binge Drinking and Gene Regulation
Principal investigator: Howard Edenberg
Organization: Indiana University
Project start date: Sept. 5, 2011
Project end date: Aug. 31, 2016
NIH institute: NIAAA
FY 2011 funding amount: $235,726


Essential Tremor: Gene Expression Profiling in Cerebellar Purkinje Cells
Principal investigator: Phyllis Faust
Organization: Columbia University
Project start date: Sept. 1, 2011
Project end date: July 31, 2013
NIH institute: NINDS
FY 2011 funding amount: $240,000


Nanoporous Membranes for Cellular Microarrays and In Vitro Assays
Principal investigator: Thomas Gaborski
Organization: Simpore
Project start date: Sept. 1, 2011
Project end date: May 31, 2012
NIH institute: NIGMS
FY 2011 funding amount: $184,665


Endodermal Progenitor Cell Characterization
Principal investigator: Paul Gadue
Organization: Children’s Hospital of Philadelphia
Project start date: Sept. 20, 2011
Project end date: June 30, 2016
NIH institute: NIDDKD
FY 2011 funding amount: $335,000


Role of S100A7 in Breast Cancer Progression and Metastasis
Principal investigator: Ramesh Ganju
Organization: Ohio State University
Project start date: Sept. 7, 2011
Project end date: July 31, 2015
NIH institute: NCI
FY 2011 funding amount: $300,969


Combined SNP Analysis and Whole Genome Sequencing to Discover Immunodeficiency Genes
Principal investigator: Raif Geha
Organization: Children’s Hospital Boston
Project start date: Aug. 19, 2011
Project end date: July 31, 2013
NIH institute: NIAID
FY 2011 funding amount: $87,000


BDNF VAL66MET Genotype and Age: Impact on Biomarkers and Exercise-based Treatment
Principal investigator: Terry Goldberg
Organization: Feinstein Institute for Medical Research
Project start date: Sept. 15, 2011
Project end date: Aug. 31, 2016
NIH institute: NIA
FY 2011 funding amount: $270,224


Cellular Molecular Signature and Mechanism of BPA Effects on Penile Erection
Principal investigator: Nestor Gonzalez-Cadavi
Organization: Los Angeles Biomedical Research Institute
Project start date: Sept. 19, 2011
Project end date: May 31, 2015
NIH institute: NIEHS
FY 2011 funding amount: $18,838


In Situ Sampling Tool for Assessing Bioavailability and Toxicity of Sediments
Principal investigator: Rolf Halden
Organization: Arizona State University at Tempe
Project start date: Sept. 20, 2011
Project end date: August 31, 2014
NIH institute: NIEHS
FY 2011 funding amount: $286,935


Gravitational Regulation of Osteoblast Genomics and Metabolism
Principal investigator: Bruce Hammer
Organization: University of Minnesota, Twin Cities
Project start date: Sept. 1, 2011
Project end date: Aug. 31, 2013
NIH institute: NABIB
FY 2011 funding amount: $239,661


DNA Binding Polyamides as Hedgehog Inhibitors in Human Carcinoma
Principal investigator: Amanda Hargrove
Organization: California Institute of Technology
Project start date: Sept. 1, 2011
Project end date: Aug. 31, 2014
NIH institute: NCI
FY 2011 funding amount: $48,398


A Profile of Addiction: the Midbrain Transcriptome in Cocaine Abuse
Principal investigator: Magen Johnson
Organization: Wayne State University
Project start date: Aug. 19, 2011
Project end date: Aug. 31, 2013
NIH institute: NIDA
FY 2011 funding amount: $35,400


Identification of Post-transcriptionally Regulated Targets by Trip-Chip/Seq
Principal investigator: Jingfang Ju
Organization: State University of New York at Stony Brook
Project start date: Aug. 15, 2011
Project end date: July 31, 2014
NIH institute: NCI
FY 2011 funding amount: $225,000


Gene Networks Beyond Organ Boundaries; Heart, Lung, and Pulmonary Vascular Disease
Principal investigator: Naftali Kaminski
Organization: University of Pittsburgh
Project start date: Aug. 15, 2011
Project end date: June 30, 2015
NIH institute: NHLBI
FY 2011 funding amount: $581,739


RNA Dynamics of Transient Macromolecular Complexes in Cancer Cells
Principal investigator: Jack Keene
Organization: Duke University
Project start date: Sept. 1, 2011
Project end date: July 31, 2016
NIH institute: NCI
FY 2011 funding amount: $325,775


Radiation Response within the Tumor Microenvironment
Principal investigator: Stephen Kron
Organization: University of Chicago
Project start date: Sept. 23, 2011
Project end date: July 31, 2016
NIH institute: NCI
FY 2011 funding amount: $983,936


Global Proteomic Screening by MALDI Spectrometric Imaging of Protein-Bead Arrays
Principal investigator: Mark Lim
Organization: Ambergen
Project start date: Sept. 13, 2011
Project end date: Aug. 31, 2013
NIH institute: NCI
FY 2011 funding amount: $149,865


Implementation of Phosphoprotein Preservation Technology for Cancer Biospecimens
Principal investigator: Lance Liotta
Organization: George Mason University
Project start date: Aug. 15, 2011
Project end date: July 31, 2014
NIH institute: NCI
FY 2011 funding amount: $327,438


Antibody Biomarkers for Early Detection of Tuberculosis
Principal investigator: Mitchell Magee
Organization: Arizona State University at Tempe
Project start date: Aug. 15, 2011
Project end date: June 31, 2013
NIH institute: NIAID
FY 2011 funding amount: $639,989


Live-cell Array for High-throughput Observation of Metabolomic Signatures
Principal investigator: Deirdre Meldrum
Organization: Arizona State University at Tempe
Project start date: Sept. 16, 2011
Project end date: Aug. 31, 2013
NIH institute: OD
FY 2011 funding amount: $669,794


Detection of Protein Signal Transduction Signatures in Single Cells
Principal investigator: Kathryn Miller-Jensen
Organization: Yale University
Project start date: Sept. 16, 2011
Project end date: Aug. 31, 2013
NIH institute: OID
FY 2011 funding amount: $702,428

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