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Funding Update: NIH Bioinformatics Grants Awarded Jan. 15 — Feb. 13, 2014

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Project Title: An Alignment Free Network Approach to Analyzing Highly Recombinant Malaria Parasite
Principal Investigator: Buckee, Caroline O’Flaherty
Organization: Harvard University
Project Start Date: Feb. 1, 2013
Project End Date: Jan. 31, 2015
Funding Institute: NIGMS
FY Total Cost: $174,563


Project Title: Structure-based Characterization of GP120 Non-V3 Variable Loop Epitopes
Principal Investigator: Cardozo, Timothy
Organization: New York University School of Medicine
Project Start Date: Jan. 29, 2014
Project End Date: Jan. 28, 2016
Funding Institute: NIAID
FY Total Cost: $623,565


Project Title: Combinatorial RNA Structural Features that Control RNA-Protein Binding
Principal Investigator: Chuang, Jeffrey Hsu-Min
Organization: Jackson Laboratory
Project Start Date: Jan. 25, 2014
Project End Date: Dec. 31, 2015
Funding Institute: NHGRI
FY Total Cost: $236,250


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: $196,127


Project Title: Integrating Linkage Information in Tests of Association for Rare Variants in FILD
Principal Investigator: Fingerlin, Tasha
Organization: University of Colorado
Project Start Date: Feb. 1, 2013
Project End Date: Jan. 31, 2015
Funding Institute: NHLBI
FY Total Cost: $174,047


Project Title: Methods for High-dimensional Data in HIV/CVD Research
Principal Investigator: Foulkes, Andrea
Organization: University of Massachusetts
Project Start Date: Feb. 3, 2011
Project End Date: Jan. 31, 2016
Funding Institute: NHLBI
FY Total Cost: $360,176


Project Title: BindingDB: A Tool for Drug Discovery, Modeling, and Chemical and Systems Biology
Principal Investigator: Gilson, Michael
Organization: University of California, San Diego
Project Start Date: Feb. 1, 2004
Project End Date: Dec. 31, 2016
Funding Institute: NIGMS
FY Total Cost: $461,764


Project Title: Computational Metabolomics of Gut Microbiota Metabolites
Principal Investigator: Lee, Kyongbum
Organization: Tufts University
Project Start Date: Feb. 1, 2014
Project End Date: Dec. 31, 2015
Funding Institute: NIGMS
FY Total Cost: $190,981


Project Title: Statistical Methods in Chronic Disease Research
Principal Investigator: Lin, Danyu
Organization: University of North Carolina, Chapel Hill
Project Start Date: April 1, 2000
Project End Date: Jan. 31, 2017
Funding Institute: NCI
FY Total Cost: $216,988


Project Title: Gene Expression and System-based Analysis to Predict Gene-environment Interaction
Principal Investigator: Parnell, Laurence
Organization: US Agricultural Research Service
Project Start Date: Feb. 16, 2012
Project End Date: Jan. 31, 2015
Funding Institute: NHLBI
FY Total Cost: $114,467


Project Title: Genome Analysis Based on the Interaction of DNA Sequence and Shape
Principal Investigator: Rohs, Remo
Organization: University of Southern California
Project Start Date: Feb. 1, 2014
Project End Date: Jan. 31, 2018
Funding Institute: NIGMS
FY Total Cost: $334,303


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