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Funding Update: NIH Bioinformatics Grants Awarded Jan. 11 — Feb. 7, 2013

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Project Title: Computationally Optimized Anti-Staphylococcal Biotherapeutics
Principal Investigator: Bailey-Kellogg, Chris
Organization: Dartmouth College
Project Start Date: Feb. 1, 2012
Project End Date: Jan. 31, 2014
Funding Institute: NIAID
FY Total Cost: $238,613


Project Title: An Alignment Free Network Approach to Analyzing Highly Recombinant Malaria Parasite
Principal Investigator: Buckee, Caroline O'Flaherty
Organization: Harvard University, School of Public Health
Project Start Date: Feb. 1, 2013
Project End Date: Jan. 31, 2015
Funding Institute: NIGMS
FY Total Cost: $209,334


Project Title: Mapping Expression Quantitative Trait Loci with Next Generation Sequencing in SLE
Principal Investigator: Chen, Min
Organization: University of Texas, Southwest Medical Center
Project Start Date: Feb. 1, 2013
Project End Date: Jan. 31, 2017
Funding Institute: NIAMS
FY Total Cost: $120,150


Project Title: Robust and Portable Workflow-based Tools for mRNA and Genome Re-sequencing
Principal Investigator: Chen, Ting
Organization: University of Southern California
Project Start Date: Feb. 1, 2012
Project End Date: Dec. 31, 2014
Funding Institute: NHGRI
FY Total Cost: $298,728


Project Title: Statistical Tools for Whole Genome Prediction of Complex Traits and Diseases
Principal Investigator: De Los Campos, Gustavo
Organization: University of Alabama, Birmingham
Project Start Date: Mar. 1, 2012
Project End Date: Jan. 31, 2015
Funding Institute: NIGMS
FY Total Cost: $224,145


Project Title: Cancer Susceptibility Variant Discovery in High Throughput Sequencing Data
Principal Investigator: Ding, Li
Organization: Washington University
Project Start Date: Feb. 1, 2013
Project End Date: Jan. 31, 2017
Funding Institute: NCI
FY Total Cost: $202,837


Project Title: A Turnkey System for High-Throughput Variant Discovery and Interpretation
Principal Investigator: Ding, Li
Organization: Washington University
Project Start Date: Feb. 1, 2012
Project End Date: Dec. 31, 2015
Funding Institute: NHGRI
FY Total Cost: $708,567


Project Title: Statistical Methods for Ultra High-Dimensional Biomedical Data
Principal Investigator: Fan, Jianqing
Organization: Princeton University
Project Start Date: Feb. 1, 2006
Project End Date: Jan. 31, 2014
Funding Institute: NIGMS
FY Total Cost: $237,193


Project Title: Statistical Analysis Methods and Software for ChIP-Seq Data
Principal Investigator: Keles, Sunduz
Organization: University of Wisconsin, Madison
Project Start Date: July 1, 2005
Project End Date: Dec. 31, 2015
Funding Institute: NHGRI
FY Total Cost: $295,243


Project Title: Robust Software Tools for Variant Identification and Functional Assessment
Principal Investigator: Marth, Gabor
Organization: Boston College
Project Start Date: Feb. 1, 2012
Project End Date: Dec. 31, 2015
Funding Institute: NHGRI
FY Total Cost: $119,957


Project Title: Accurate Analysis of Genome Structural Variation Using Large-Scale Sequence Data
Principal Investigator: McCarroll, Steven Andrew
Organization: Harvard University Medical School
Project Start Date: Feb. 1, 2012
Project End Date: Dec. 31, 2015
Funding Institute: NHGRI
FY Total Cost: $374,808


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