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Funding Update: Mar 4, 2011

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NIH bioinformatics grants awarded Nov. 15 — Mar. 04, 2011

(Part one of two)

Project Title: Structural Dynamics of Biomolecular Systems
Principal Investigator: Bahar, Ivet
Organization: University of Pittsburgh
Project Start Date: Jan. 1, 2009
Project End Date: Dec. 31, 2012
RFA/PA: PAR-07-249
Funding Institute: NIGMS
FY Total Cost: $307,650


Project Title: Development and Maintenance of the MEAD Software Suite
Principal Investigator: Bashford, Donald
Organization: St. Jude Children's Hospital
Project Start Date: Dec. 1, 2008
Project End Date: Nov. 30, 2012
RFA/PA: PAR-08-010
Funding Institute: NIGMS
FY Total Cost: $224,532


Project Title: Statistical Methods for Identifying Clonal Tumors
Principal Investigator: Begg, Colin
Organization: Sloan-Kettering Institute for Cancer Research
Project Start Date: Dec. 1, 2008
Project End Date: Nov. 30, 2011
RFA/PA: PA-07-070
Funding Institute: NCI
FY Total Cost: $318,670


Project Title: Algorithms to Identify Second Breast Cancer Events from Electronic Data
Principal Investigator: Chubak, Jessica
Organization: Group Health Cooperative
Project Start Date: Jan. 4, 2010
Project End Date: Dec. 31, 2011
RFA/PA: PA-06-386
Funding Institute: NCI
FY Total Cost: $149,579


Project Title: Computational Active-site Redesign and Binding Prediction Via Molecular Ensembles
Principal Investigator: Donald, Bruce
Organization: Duke Univerity
Project Start Date: Apr. 15, 2008
Project End Date: Jan. 31, 2012
RFA/PA: PA-07-070
Funding Institute: NIGMS
FY Total Cost: $287,982


Project Title: Integrated Assembly Software for Sanger and Next Generation Sequence Technologies
Principal Investigator: Durfee, Timothy
Organization: DNAStar
Project Start Date: Sept 1, 2007
Project End Date: Dec. 31, 2011
RFA/PA: PA-08-050
Funding Institute: NIGMS
FY Total Cost: $722,920


Project Title: Statistical Methods for Ultrahigh-Dimensional Biomedical Data
Principal Investigator: Fan, Jianqing
Organization: Princeton University
Project Start Date: Feb. 1, 2006
Project End Date: Jan. 31, 2014
RFA/PA: PA-07-070
Funding Institute: NIGMS
FY Total Cost: $243,021


Project Title: Next Generation Sequence Analysis of the IGH Repertoire
Principal Investigator: Feeney, Ann
Organization: Scripps Research Institute
Project Start Date: Jan. 1, 2011
Project End Date: Dec. 31, 2012
RFA/PA: PA-10-069
Funding Institute: NIAID
FY Total Cost: $331,625


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Project Title: Software to Identify Post-translational Modifications from Proteomic Datasets
Principal Investigator: Giddings, Morgan Corrine
Organization: University of North Carolina, Chapel Hill
Project Start Date: Sept. 24, 2004
Project End Date: Nov. 30, 2011
RFA/PA: PA-07-070
Funding Institute: NCRR
FY Total Cost: $291,798


Project Title: BindingDD: A Tool for Drug Discovery, Modeling, and Chemical and Molecular Biology
Principal Investigator: Gilson, Michael
Organization: University of California, San Diego
Project Start Date: Feb. 01, 2004
Project End Date: Dec. 31, 2012
RFA/PA: PA-07-070
Funding Institute: NIGMS
FY Total Cost: $468,007


Project Title: The CRW Project: A Comparative Database of RNA Molecules
Principal Investigator: Gutell, Robin
Organization: University of Texas, Austin
Project Start Date: Sept. 01, 2003
Project End Date: Dec. 31, 2011
RFA/PA: PA-07-070
Funding Institute: NIGMS
FY Total Cost: $241,105


Project Title: Computer Studies of Protein Structure and Function
Principal Investigator: Hong, Barry
Organization: Columbia University Health Sciences
Project Start Date: Sept. 01, 1981
Project End Date: Nov. 30, 2012
RFA/PA: PA-07-070
Funding Institute: NIGMS
FY Total Cost: $241,496


Project Title: Extending Bayesian Phylogenetic Analysis
Principal Investigator: Huelsenbeck, John
Organization: University of California, Berkeley
Project Start Date: Aug. 01, 2004
Project End Date: Nov. 30, 2013
RFA/PA: PA-07-070
Funding Institute: NIGMS
FY Total Cost: $263,907


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