July Awards

Federal Awards

Abrams, John, NIH, Molecular and Genetic Control of Programmed Cell Death, $349,718; Ahn, Chul, Baylor Research Inst./NIH, From NSQIP to TQIP - Trauma Quality Improvement Project, $20,800; Altschuler, Steven, NIH, Lung Cancer Heterogeneity and Its Impact on Drug Resistance, $507,980; Altschuler, Steven, NIH, On Emergence of Polarization and Motility Responses from Chemotactic Networks, $303,089; Aquino, Victor, National Childhood Cancer Fndtn./NIH, Pediatric Blood and Marrow Transplant Consortium, $3,147.

Bezprozvanny, Ilya, NIH, Presenilins and Neuronal Calcium Signaling - ARRA Stimulus 2 Yr Resubmission, $392,500; Bibb, James, NIH, Role of Cdk5 in Addiction - ARRA Stimulus 2 Yr Resubmission, $411,691; Bowers, Daniel, St. Jude Children's Research Hosp./NIH, Childhood Cancer Survivor Study, $17,520; Brekken, Rolf, NIH, Matricellular Proteins as Regulators of Metastasis, $295,875. Brown, Kathlynn, Duke Univ. Med. Ctr./NIH, Development of Novel Therapies for NIDDM: Gene Targeting Core, $92,680.

Brugarolas, James, NIH, Regulation of mTOR Pathway by Hypoxia and REDDI Protein, $325,775; Buszczak, Michael, NIH, Decoding Stem Cell Chromatin Using Drosophila, $295,317; Buszczak, Michael, NIH, Characterization of Drosophila Germline Stem Cell Chromatin Using ChIP-Seq (MPI), $237,750; Cleaver, Ondine, NIH, Endothelial Signals During Organogenesis, $281,795; Cobb, Melanie, NIH, Insulin-Regulated MAP Kinase Pathways, $453,298.

Cobb, Melanie, NIH, Insulin-Regulated MAP Kinase Pathways - Div Supplement Dioum, $87,920; Cohen, Jonathan, NIH, TORS 07: Genetic Susceptibility to Adverse Metabolic Consequences of Obesity, $738,293; Corey, David, NIH, Recognition of Chromosomal DNA by Double-Stranded RNA, $295,317; Cowan, Christopher, NIH, Signaling Mechanisms of Retinal Axon Guidance, $349,718; Cowan, Christopher (L. Smith, fellow), NIH, Molecular Mechanisms of Neural Plasticity in Drug Addiction, $47,606.

DeBose-Boyd, Russell, NIH, Dissecting ER-Associated Degradation of Membrane Protein in Drosophila S2 Cells, $309,075; Diaz-Arrastia, Ramon, NIH, Traumatic Brain Injury Clinical Trials Network - Supplement Funding, $392,500; Dietschy, John, NIH, Disordered Cellular Cholesterol Movement, Cell Death, and Multisystem Disease, $875,449; Elmquist, Joel, NIH, TORS 02: Central Mechanisms Regulating Energy Homeostasis, $762,384; Fontoura, Beatriz (M. Yarbrough, fellow), NIH, Regulation of mRNA Export by microRNAs, $47,606.

Fu, Qi, NIH, Hypertension and Antihypertensive Therapy in Elderly Women, $413,565; Garrard, William, NIH, Function of Subunits of Eukaryotic Chromosomes, $313,038; Gerard, Robert, NIH, Targeted Imaging Using Adenoviral Vectors, $268,470; German, Dwight, NIH, Novel Method for Alzheimer's Disease Drug Discovery, $165,145; Ghose, Subroto, NIH, Gene Environment Interaction in Schizophrenia, $167,724.

Green, Carla, Maine Med. Ctr. Research Inst./NIH, Genetics of IGF1 and Bone Density: Role of Nocturnin, $17,794; Hamann, Heidi, NIH, Conceptualization and Measurement of Lung Cancer Stigma, $79,250; Hill, Joseph, NIH, Functional Genomics of Complex Vascular Disease - ARRA Stimulus New Faculty, $599,029; Hoopman, Todd, NIH, Gene Expression by Moraxella Catarrhalis in Vivo, $108,000; Horton, Jay, NIH, TORS 01: Taskforce for Obesity Research at UT Southwestern, $3,851.

Hsieh, Jenny, NIH, Epigenetic Regulation of Adult Neurogenesis, $318,632; Huber, Kimberly, NIH, Mechanisms of mGluR-Dependent Synaptic Plasticity, $310,860; Idris, Ahamed, Univ. of Washington/NIH, Resuscitation Outcomes Consortium Regional Clinical Center - ROC Protocols; #692487, $302,555; Igarashi, Peter, NIH, Renal Control of Body Composition and Blood Pressure, $291,706; Igarashi, Peter, NIH, Renal Control of Body Composition and Blood Pressure – Admin. Supplement, $28,490.

Inrig, Jula, NIH, Blood Pressure, Endothelial Cell Dysfunction, and Outcomes in Dialysis Patients, $130,394; Jacobe, Heidi, NIH, Assessment in Morphea for Establishment of Non-Cutaneous Disease (AMEND), $112,932; Jain, Mamta, Fred Hutchinson Cancer Research Ctr./NIH, FHCRC HVTN 505 Protocol Site Expansion, $52,500; Jiang, Jin, NIH, Mechanism of Hedgehog Signal Transduction Across Plasma Membrane, $324,925; Jiang, Qiu-Xing, NIH, Obtaining 3D Structures With Subnanogram Macromolecules, $256,460.

Karandikar, Nitin, NIH, Meso Scale Discovery Sector Imager 6000 - ARRA Stimulus Equipment Funds, $260,000; Karp, David, Univ. of California, San Francisco/NIH, Collaborative Network for Clinical Research in Immune Tolerance, $8,858. Kliewer, Steven, NIH, PPARgamma-FGF21 Signaling Pathway: Its Role in Thiazolidinedione Drug Action - ARRA Stimulus Funding, $237,750; Kurian, Benji, Feinstein Inst. for Medical Research/NIH, Recovery After Initial Schizophrenic Episode (RAISE) - ARRA Stimulus Funding, $216,242; Lavery, Lawrence, NIH, Instant Total Contact Cast to Heal Diabetic Foot Ulcers, $610,484.

Lavery, Lawrence, NIH, Therapeutic Stockings to Prevent Foot Ulcers, $356,401; Lehrman, Mark, NIH, N-Glycosylation and ER Stress, $408,150; Li, Bing, NIH, Mechanism for Chromatin Modification During Transcription Elongation, $301,150; Lin, Rueyling, NIH, CCCH Zinc-Finger Proteins and Transcriptional Repression in Germline Blastomeres in C. Elegans, $310,860; Liu, Qinghua, NIH, Molecular Mechanism of Small RNA-Induced RNA Silencing, $286,752.

Liu, Yi, NIH, Molecular Mechanisms of Neurospora Circadian Clock, $324,925; Livingston, Edward, NIH, TORS 10: Human Biology Core, $346,607; Luo, Xuelian, NIH, Structure and Function of Spindle Checkpoint Proteins, $272,003; Malloy, Craig, NIH, TORS 05: Skeletal Mitochondrial Function, Body Weight and Diabetes, $381,193; Malloy, Craig, Medical Coll. of Georgia/NIH, Metabolic Phenotyping Center for Mouse Models of Diabetes, $128,906.

Mangelsdorf, David, NIH, Mechanisms of Drug Action and Disposition, $355,662; McKnight, Steven, NIH, Concerted Chemical, Biophysical and Molecular Biological Attack of Intracellular Pathways Relevant to Human Cancer, $3,462,018; Mendelson, Carole, NIH, Cellular Mechanisms in Induction of Aromatase - ARRA Stimulus Funding, $237,750; Michaely, Peter, NIH, Characterization of Role of ARH on LDLR Function, $228,671; Michaely, Peter, National Science Fndtn., Development of ANK-Repeat Proteins as Nanosprings, $140,000.

Miller, David, Gynecologic Oncology Group/NIH, Gynecologic Oncology Group Studies (Per Capita), $4,444; Morrow, John, Health Resources & Services Admin., Pre-Doctoral Training in Primary Care, $141,683; Olsen, Nancy, Univ. of Pittsburgh/NIH, Rituximab in Treatment of Refractory Adult and Juvenile Dermatomyositis and Adult Polymyositis, $7,349; Oz, Orhan, NIH, UTSW Small Animal SPECT-CT for Molecular Imaging Research and Education - ARRA Stimulus High End Inst., $894,058; Pandita, Tej, NIH, Chromatin Modifying Factor Control Radiation Response and Genomic Stability, $328,888.

Pandita, Tej, NIH, Functional Characterization of Mammalian MOF Gene Product, $301,150; Parks, Elizabeth, NIH, TORS 06: Effect of Dietary Macronutrient Composition and Weight Loss on Liver Substrate Metabolism and Liver Fat Content in Humans, $442,758; Pertsemlidis, Alexander, NIH, MicroRNA Regulation of Drug Sensitivity in Non-Small-Cell Lung Cancer, $268,470; Petroll, W. Matthew, NIH, Novel, 3-Dimensional Culture Model of Anterior Cornea, $233,145; Petroll, W. Matthew, NIH, Assessment of Corneal Fibroblast Biomechanical Behavior - Equipment Supplement, $24,286.

Pride, Glenn, Medical Univ. of South Carolina/NIH, Stenting vs. Aggressive Medical Management for Preventing Recurrent Events in Intracranial Stenosis (SAMMPRIS), $5,302; Repa, Joyce, NIH, TORS 08: TL1 Interdisciplinary Research Training Program - Diversity Supplement, $52,494; Rosen, Michael, NIH, 600MHz Varian VNMRS Console Upgrade, $254,200; Rosenberg, Roger, NIH, Neurobiology of Aging and Alzheimer's Disease - Bridge Funding, $895,000; Sanchez, Pablo, Univ. of Alabama in Huntsville/NIH, Natural History of CMV-Related Hearing Loss and Feasibility of CMV Screening as Adjunct to Hearing Screening in the Newborn, $214,581.

Sanchez, Pablo, RTI Intl./NIH, NICHD Cooperative Multicenter Neonatal Research Network - Capitation Payments, $15,350; Sanchez, Pablo, Duke Univ. Med. Ctr./NIH, Fluconazole Prophylaxis for Prevention of Candidiasis in Infants <750 grams="" birth="" weight="" 500="" schiller="" joan="" nih="" physician="" scientist="" oncology="" training="" program="" 245="" 242="" univ="" of="" colorado="" lung="" cancer="" mutation="" analysis="" -="" arra="" stimulus="" grand="" opps="" 19="" 813="" schneider="" jay="" microenvironmental="" control="" progenitors="" in="" organ="" dysfunction="" and="" repair="" mpi="" 1="" 168="" 650="" br="">
Scott, Michael, NIH, Orexin and Leptin Regulation of Feeding and Addictive Behavior in VTA, $88,657; Scott, William, Quasar Inc./National Science Fndtn., Reduced Noise Bioelectrode for Improved Detection and Imaging; SBIR Phase I, $4,939; Self, David (N. Buzin, fellow), NIH, Role of TrkB Receptor and Its Signaling Pathways in Cocaine Reward and Addiction, $28,258; Shay, Jerry, NIH, Cancer Biology Training Grant, $278,845; Siegelman, Mark, NIH, Regulation of Autoimmunity by CD44act Expressing T Cells - ARRA Stimulus 2 Yr Resubmission, $392,500.

Smith, Dean, NIH, Genetic Analysis of Olfaction, $330,289; Solberg, Timothy, NIH, X-RAD 225Cx Image Guided Biological Irradiator System, $490,000; Souza, Rhonda, NIH, Role of Acid in Development of Barrett's Esophagus, $245,114; Stull, James, NIH, Hormone Regulation of CA++ I in Pancreatic Acinar Cells, $402,162; Terada, Lance, NIH, Training Program in Lung Biology and Disease, $419,269.

Thomas, Philip, NIH, Molecular Mechanisms of HCO3- Secretion by Pancreatic Duct - ARRA Stimulus 2 Yr Resubmission, $335,500; Thorpe, Philip, U.S. Dept. of Defense, Targeting Phosphatidylserine to Improve Hormone Therapy of Prostate Cancer, $196,933; Timmerman, Robert, American Coll. of Radiology/NIH, Radiation Therapy Oncology Group (RTOG), $27,650; Van Oers, Nicolai, NIH, Integrative Immunology Training Program, $362,556; Vitetta, Ellen, NIH, Development of Lyophilized Intradermal/Intranasal Ricin Vaccine, $735,115.

Weakley, David, Jaeb Center for Health/NIH, Pediatric Eye Disease Investigator Group: Amblyopia Treatment Study, $375; White, Michael, NIH, RaLGTPase Regulatory Network, $238,640; White, Michael, NIH, RaLGTPase Regulatory Network - Diversity Supplement, $64,948; Winick, Naomi, National Childhood Cancer Fndtn./NIH, COG Chair Grant PCR; #1233, $6,665; Winkler, Wade, NIH, Regulation of Magnesium Homeostasis in Bacillus Subtilis, $236,254.

Womack, Kyle, Univ. of California, San Diego/NIH, Alzheimer's Disease Neuroimaging Initiative (ADNI), $6,106; Wright, Woodring, NIH, Gene Expression in Aging and Development, $414,842; Xiao, Guanghua, National Science Fndtn., Collaborative Research: Bayesian Hierarchical Methods for Modeling Chromosomal Spatial Correlation - ARRA Stimulus Funding, $23,540; Ye, Jin, NIH, Regulated Intramembrane Proteolysis of CREB3L1 in Innate Antiviral Response, $396,250; Zhang, Xuewu, NIH, Regulation Mechanisms for GTPase Activating Protein Domain of Plexins, $310,860.

Nonfederal Awards

Auchus, Richard, Burroughs Wellcome Fund, Pharmacogenomics of Hypertension, $75,000; Borrelli, Joseph (P. Chin, fellow), Orthopaedic Research And Education Fndtn, Effect of BMP-7 on Articular Cartilage Following an Impact Load, $5,000; Brugarolas, James, American Cancer Society, Development of RCC Xenograft Model for Molecularly Targeted Therapies, $240,000; Burgess, Shawn, American Diabetes Assn., Hepatic Mitochondrial Metabolism During Insulin Resistance, $115,000; Burton, Erik, Brigham and Women's Hosp./Partners Healthcare Systems Inc., Partners Multiple Sclerosis Clinical Fellowship Program, $60,000;

Cannon, Stephen, Muscular Dystrophy Assn., Mechanistic Studies on Pathophysiology of Hypokalemic Periodic Paralysis, $26,428; Chang, Alice, American Heart Assn. National Ctr., Is Polycystic Ovarian Syndrome Associated with Coronary Artery Disease, $132,000; Chong, Benjamin (A. Ahmed, fellow), Skin of Color Society, Random, Double-Bind, Placebo-Controlled Trial of Oral Polypodium Leucotomos Extract as Adjunct to Sunscreen in Treatment of Melasma, $7,500; Chook, Yuh Min (Z. Zhang, fellow), American Heart Assn. SW Territory, Biochemical and Structural Studies of Nuclear Import of CRTCs, Key Mediators of Glucose Metabolism, $25,000; Cleaver, Ondine (K. Xu, fellow), American Heart Assn. SW Territory, Endothelial-Specific Ras Effector Rasip 1 Required for Embryonic Blood Vessel Formation, $25,000.

Cobb, Melanie (E. Wauson, fellow), American Diabetes Assn., MAP Kinases in Beta-Cell Function - Fellowship, $36,900; Coppari, Roberto (G. Ramadori, fellow), American Heart Assn. SW Territory, Effects of Enhanced SIRT1 in AgRP Neurons in Diet-Induced Obesity, $44,000; Dakil, Suzanne, Academic Pediatric Assn., Risk and Protective Factors for Child Maltreatment: Qualitative Study of Parents and Caretakers, $2,387; Das, Sandeep, American Coll. of Cardiology, Progression of Coronary Artery Calcium and CHD Events, $65,000; DiSole, Francesca, American Society of Nephrology, Adenosine A1 Receptor Activation Regulates Salt and Fluid Homeostasis: Novel Adaptive Mechanism in Acute Ischemia/Reperfusion Injury, $100,000.

Elias, Carol, Fndtn. for Prader-Willi Research, Role of Kiss1 Neurons in Mediating Ghrelin's Effect on Reproduction and Metabolism, $50,000; Elmquist, Joel (M. Fukuda, fellow), American Heart Assn. National Ctr., Cyclic AMP-Regulated Pathways Contribute to Central Leptin Resistance, $77,000; Elmquist, Joel (M. Fukuda, fellow), American Diabetes Assn., Central Mechanisms for Serotonin-Induced Regulation of Energy and Glucose Homeostasis, $45,000; Feng, Pinghui, American Heart Assn. SW Territory, Deregulating Interferon Pathway by Viral dNTP Biosynthesis Enzymes, $70,000; Galindo, Rene, National Childhood Cancer Fndtn., New Mouse Model of Rhabdomyosarcoma, $30,000.

Gao, Fan, American Heart Assn. National Ctr., Investigation of Effects of Motorized Facilitated Ankle Stretching, $72,641; Gerber, David, American Society of Clinical Oncology, Pilot Study of Biologic Effects of Chemotherapy Plus Bavituximab in Pts w/ Advanced Non-Small-Cell Lung Cancer, $66,666; Goldstein, Joseph (L. Abi Mosleh, fellow), Ara Parseghian Medical Research Fndtn., NP-C Research Fellowship - Mosleh, $37,500; Goldstein, Joseph (M. Motamed, fellow), Ara Parseghian Medical Research Fndtn., NP-C Research Fellowship - Motamed, $37,500; Goldstein, Joseph (S. Li, fellow), American Diabetes Assn., Biochemical Purification and Characterization of LXR Cofactors Mediating Insulin Induction of SREBP-1c Expression in Liver, $45,000.

Graff, Jonathan (J. Seo, fellow), American Heart Assn. SW Territory, Effects of Atf4 on Obesity and its Sequelae, $48,000; Halm, Ethan, Fndtn. for Informed Medical Decision-Making, Assessing Impact of Different Features of Web-Based Decision-Making Aid to Improve Decision-Making for Asymptomatic Carotid Disease, $29,840; Herz, Joachim (H. Choi,  fellow), American Heart Assn. SW Territory, LDL Receptor-Related Protein-1 Regulates Cholesterol Efflux and Proliferation of Aortic Smooth Muscle Cells, $46,000; Hill, Joseph (P. Battiprolu, fellow), American Diabetes Assn., Forkhead Transcription Factors Modulate Insulin Signaling and Contribute to Pathogenesis of Diabetic Cardiomyopathy, $36,900; Hooper, Lora, Burroughs Wellcome Fund, Innate Immune Responses to Commensal Bacteria at Gut Epithelial Surfaces, $100,000.

Horton, Jay (V. Cortes, fellow), American Heart Assn. SW Territory, Phenotypic Characterization of AGPAT2 Deficient Mice: Novel Model of Human Lipodystrophy, $48,000; Hsieh, Jer-Tsong, Flight Attendant Medical Research Inst., Small Peptide Therapy on Metastatic Prostate Cancer, $108,500; Huber, Kimberly, Simons Fndtn., Coordinated Control of Synapse Development by Autism Linked Genes, $150,000; Jessen, Michael, American Heart Assn. SW Territory, Effects of Preservation Solution Composition on Myocardial Metabolism During Machine Perfusion for Transplantation, $70,000; Jiang, Jin (Y. Chen, fellow), American Heart Assn. SW Territory, Functional Study of GRK and CK1 in Sonic Hedgehog Signaling Pathway, $48,000.

Johnson, Jane, Malia's Cord Fndtn., Spinal Cord Progenitor Cells: Distinct Molecular Characteristics and Involvement in Tumor Formation, $100,000; Khera, Amit, American Heart Assn. SW Territory, Determinants and Implications of Coronary Artery Calcium Progression, $70,000; Kittler, Ralf, Cancer Prevention & Research Inst. of Texas, Recruitment of First-Time, Tenure-Track Faculty Members, $523,750; Levine, Benjamin (N. Fujimoto, fellow), American Heart Assn. SW Territory, Effects of Exercise Training Plus ALT-711 on Cardiac Stiffness and Exercise Capacity in Sedentary Female Seniors With Hypertension and Diabetes, $44,000; Li, Bing, American Heart Assn. SW Territory, Functional Dissection of Two Rpd3-containing Histone Deacetylase Complexes, $69,960.

Liang, Guosheng, Ara Parseghian Medical Research Fndtn, NPC1 and NPC2-Mediated Cholesterol Binding and Transfer in Pathogenesis of NPC Disease, $45,000; Liu, Ning, American Heart Assn. National Ctr., MicroRNA Regulation of Cardiac Stem Cells During Regeneration and Repair, $77,000; Liu, Songling, American Liver Fndtn., Post-Translation Regulation of Sinusoidal Endothelial Cell eNOS by GPCR Interacting Protein, GIT1, $75,000; Lum, Lawrence, American Cancer Society, Activation of Hedgehog and Wnt Pathways in Tumorigenesis, $30,000; Mammen, Pradeep, American Heart Assn. SW Territory, Cytoglobin Modulates Fate and Viability of Cardiac Progenitor Cells Within Stressed Heart, $70,000.

Mammen, Pradeep (S. Singh, fellow), American Heart Assn. SW Territory, Cytoglobin: Novel Calcineurin-Dependent Hemoprotein Modulating Apoptosis Within Stressed Cardiomyocytes, $44,000; Mangelsdorf, David (Y. You, fellow), American Heart Assn. National Ctr., Appetite Control in C. Elegans, $77,000; McPhaul, Michael, Doris Duke Fndtn., Doris Duke Clinical Research Fellowship Program for Medical Students, $200,000; Minna, John (J. Sullivan,  fellow), Intl. Assn. for Study of Lung Cancer, Characterization and Manipulation of Stem Cell Self-Renewal Pathways in Lung Cancer, $40,000; Mohan, Chandra, Albert Einstein Coll. of Medicine, Yeshiva Univ./Lupus Research Inst., Urine Biomarkers in Lupus Nephrtis, $85,000.

Olson, Eric (C. Grueter, fellow), American Diabetes Assn., Decoding Therapeutic Potential of microRNA and Its Target for Improving Cardiovascular Risk in Diabetes, $45,000; Olson, Eric (D. Patrick, fellow), American Heart Assn. SW Territory, Regulation of Cardiac Hypertrophy by microRNA-21, $25,000; Olson, Eric (D. Sosic, fellow), American Heart Assn. SW Territory, Role of Twist in Homeostasis of Cardiac Stem Cells, $70,000; Olson, Eric (G. Huang, fellow), Life Sciences Research Fndtn., Epicardium in Heart Development and Regeneration, $56,000; Olson, Eric (H. Sadek,  fellow), American Heart Assn. National Ctr. Adult Human Bone Marrow Derived Stem Cells for Myocardial Regeneration, $132,000.

Orth-Taussig, Kimberly, Burroughs Wellcome Fund, Vopl, a Vibro Effector That Nucleates Actin, $80,000; Parada, Luis, Goldhirsh Fndtn., Physiologically Relevant Mouse Models of Human Glioma, $200,000; Pfeiffer, Julie, Pew Scholars Program, Influence of Host Barriers on Viral Quasispecies Diversity and Pathogenesis, $60,000; Ready, Joseph, American Cancer Society, Chemistry and Biology of Anticancer Natural Products, $180,000; Repa, Joyce, Ara Parseghian Medical Research Fndtn., Identifying Molecular Mechanisms of Therapies for NPC Disease, $90,000; Robertson, Danielle, Research To Prevent Blindness, Career Development Award, $50,000.

Sadek, Hesham (A. Mahmoud, fellow), American Heart Assn. SW Territory, Hey2 Is Novel Marker of Cardiac Fibroblasts, $25,000; Saha, Debabrata, Flight Attendant Medical Research Inst., Modulation of Stereotactic Body Radiation Therapy to Improve Therapeutic Ration, $108,500; Scherer, Philipp (Y. Deng, fellow), American Diabetes Assn., Inducible Activation of XBP-1 Unfolded Protein Response Pathway: Implication for Beta Cell Survival, $45,000; Seidel, Michelle (M. Wu,  fellow), American Heart Assn. SW Territory, Numb and Numb-like Function in Epicardium and Cardiomyocytes Survival, $46,000; Sharifi, Nima, Prostate Cancer Fndtn., Role of SOD2 Down Regulation in Castration-Resistant Prostate Cancer and Potential Implications for Therapy With Antioxidants, $75,000.

Shaul, Philip (Q. Wu, fellow), American Heart Assn. SW Territory, Molecular Basis and In Vivo Implications of Nongenomic Estrogen Receptor alpha Function, $46,000; Shay, Jerry (A. Roig, fellow), American Gastroenterological Assn., Validating Colorectal Cancer Candidate Mutations Using Adult Human Colonic Epithelial Cells, $60,000; Sperandio, Vanessa, Burroughs Wellcome Fund, Burroughs Seminar Funding, $1,000; Stull, James (A. Chang,  fellow), American Heart Assn. SW Territory, Rose of ZIPK in the Heart, $44,000; Thorpe, Philip, Duke Univ. Med. Ctr./Bill and Melinda Gates Fndtn., Broadly Reactive Neutralizing Antibodies: Novel Strategies for Vaccine Design, $23,031.

Ward Ober, E. Sally (S. Ram,  fellow), National Multiple Sclerosis Society, Analysis of Immunoglobulin G Transport at Blood-Brain Barrier, $50,271; Weissler, Jonathan (R. Ruggiero, fellow), Will Rogers Inst., Research Fellowship Program, $40,000; Wright, Woodring (G. Stadler, fellow), American Federation for Aging Research, Telomere Position Effect in Facioscapulohumeral Muscular Dystrophy, $48,554; Yanagisawa, Hiromi, American Heart Assn. SW Territory, Investigation of Signaling Pathways Involved in Development of Aortic Aneurysms in Fibulin-4 Mutant Mice, $70,000; Zang, Qun, American Heart Assn. SW Territory, Role of Myocardial Mitochondria in Sepsis-Induced Inflammation and Cardiac Dysfunction, $70,000.

Zhang, Chengcheng, American Heart Assn. SW Territory, Extrinsic Control of Cell Fates of Hematopoietic Stem Cells, $70,000; Zhang, Chengcheng, American Society of Hematology, Role of Angiopoietin-like Proteins in Expansion of Hematopoietic Stem Cells, $50,000; Zhang, Chun-Li, American Heart Assn. National Ctr., Nuclear Receptor TLX-Dependent Adult Neurogenesis After Stroke, $77,000.

Industry-Sponsored Awards, dollar amounts not available

Batra, S.,Prospective, Randomized Trial of Efficacy of Hydrodebrider During Functional Endoscopic Sinus Surgery; Carr, B., Twenty-Four Week, Randomized, Double-Blind, Placebo-Controlled, Safety and Efficacy Trial of Flibanserin, with Up-Titration, 100 Milligrams Administered Orally Once Daily in Naturally Postmenopausal Women With Hypoactive Sexual Desire Disorder in North America; Chin, K., Open-Label Extension of Study AC-066A401 Investigating Safety and Tolerability of ACT-385781A Compared to Flolan in Injectable Prostanoid Treatment-Naïve Patients with Pulmonary Arterial Hypertension (PAH).

Haley, B., Randomized Phase III, Double-Blind, Placebo-Controlled Multicenter Trial of Daily Everolimus in Combination with Trastuzumab and Vinorelbine, in Pretreated Women with HER2/neu Over-Expressing Locally Advanced or Metastatic Breast Cancer; Hoxworth, R., Venous Thromboembolism Prevention Study (VTEP); Huth, J., Randomized Phase 3 Study of Tasisulam Administered as Intravenous Infusion on Day 1 of 28-Day Cycle vs. Paclitaxel as Second-Line Treatment in Patients with Metastatic Melanoma.
Kenkel, J., Evaluation of Ulthera™ System for Obtaining Lift and Tightening of Cheek Tissue and Improvement in Jawline Definition and Submental Skin Laxity; Lee, W., U.S. Clinical Trial Protocol for Claim Extension of ADVIA Centaur CP Anti-HBs (aHBs) Method; Mootha, V., Effects of FID 114657 versus Soothe XP Emollient (Lubricant) Eye Drops in Maintaining Tear Film Stability at Determined Time Points.

O’Suilleabhain, P., Open-Label Extension Study of Safety and Clinical Utility of IPX066 in Subjects with Parkinson’s Disease; Purdue, G., Randomized, Double-Blind, Placebo-Controlled, Parallel-Group Study of Safety and Efficacy of REGN475 in Patients with Pain Resulting from Thermal Injury; Roehrborn, C., Dose-Finding, Multi-Center, Double-Blind, Randomized, Parallel, Placebo-Controlled Trial to Investigate Efficacy and Safety of Degarelix in Men With Lower Urinary Tract Symptoms (LUTS) Associated With Benign Prostatic Hyperplasia (BPH).

Rohrich, R., Randomized, Controlled, Multicenter Phase 2 Study to Evaluate Efficacy and Safety of Artiss (FS VH S/D 4 s-apr) for Flap Adherence in Subjects Undergoing Abdominoplasty; Thottakara, J., Functional Ambulation: Standard Treatment vs. Electrical Stimulation Therapy (FASTEST) Trial in Chronic Post-Stroke Subjects with Foot Drop; Vitetta, E., Targeted Hyperthermic Treatment for Treatment of Cancer.

Wada, S., Continuing Observation After Vicriviroc (VCV) Exposure Registry (COVER); White, P., 24-Week, Randomized, Open-Label, Parallel Group, Multinational Comparison of Lantus (insulin glargine) Given in Morning as Once-a-Day Basal Insulin Versus Neutral Protamine Hagedorn (NPH) Insulin, in Children With Type 1 Diabetes Mellitus Aged at Least 1 Year to Less Than 6 Years.

September 2010

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