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List of recent awards

Name
Project/Grant Title
Institution
Award
Award Start
Teruna Siahaan  » Synthesis and Analysis of CCN5 PEGylated Proteins Department of Veterans Affairs Medical Center $26,750 04/01/2021
David Volkin » In vitro and in vivo assessments of Alum-CpG formulation of CoV2 vaccines Gates Foundation $250,000 04/27/2021
Yoshiaki Azuma  » Role of chromosomal protein remodeling function of PICH in chromosome segregation University of Kansas Medical Center Research Institute $37,875 05/01/2021
Brandon DeKosky  » Molecular identification and precise therapeutic targeting of anti-insulin B cells in Type I diabetes University of Kansas Medical Center Research Institute $37,875 05/01/2021
Meredith Hartley » Regulatory role of nuclear hormone receptors in oligodendrocyte progenitor cell differentiation and myelination University of Kansas Medical Center Research Institute $25,000 05/01/2021
Stuart Macdonald  » Linking genomic physiological and behavioral responses to copper stress University of Kansas Medical Center Research Institute $37,875 05/01/2021
Stuart Macdonald  » A Drosophila Resource for the Genetic Analysis of Complex Traits University of Kansas Medical Center Research Institute $39,405 05/01/2021
Wendy Picking  » Shigella conjugate Immunization study plan (IVT-SHIG-2) Inventprise LLC $46,807 06/01/2021
Heng Du » Ghrelin resistance in Alzheimer’s disease University of Kansas $25,000 07/01/2021
Michael Johnson » Light-Initiated Zinc Signaling in Parkinson's Disease J.R. and Inez Jay Fund $25,000 07/01/2021
Wendy Picking » A Vaccine Specifically Targeting T3SS-negative Pseudomonas Aeruginosa National Institutes of Health $416,625 07/01/2021
William Picking » Applying novel approaches to obtain the molecular structures of difficult T3SS proteins J.R. and Inez Jay Fund $25,000 07/01/2021
Eduardo Rosa-Molinar » Elucidating and disrupting de novo GBM tumor cell-neuron synapses University of Kansas Medical Center Research Institute $35,000 07/01/2021
Shyam Sathyamoorthi » Development of New Antibacterial Agents: A Synthesis of the Antibiotic Enacyloxin IIa for the Generation of Therapeutic Analogues J.R. and Inez Jay Fund $25,000 07/01/2021
Scott Hefty » COBRE Chemical Biology of Infectious Disease National Institutes of Health $11,348,856 08/01/2021
Robert Unckless » EAGER: Toward a tractable genetic model of DNA virus - Drosophila interaction National Science Foundation $253,573 08/01/2021
Christian Schoeneich » Mechanistic Understanding of Polysorbate 20/80 Oxidation Due to Potential Process Related Impurities in Biologic Drug Product Eli Lilly Co $200,000 08/13/2021
Sarah Wu » Targeting RNA-binding protein HuR as a novel therapy for lethal prostate cancer Department of Defense $853,254 08/15/2021
Jennifer Robinson » Biomaterial technologies for interrogating sex differences in tissue repair and homeostasis National Institutes of Health $1,850,185 09/01/2021
Shyam Sathyamoorthi » Tethered aza-Wacker Technology for Complex Antibiotic Assembly National Institutes of Health $1,864,708 09/01/2021

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