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List of recent awards

Project/Grant Title
Award Start
Corey Berkland, Ph.D. » Repurposing glatiramer acetate for intratumoral immunotherapy KU Medical Center $35,000 1/1/2019
T. Christopher Gamblin, Ph.D. » Development of Fungal Natural Products as Potential Therapeutics for Alzheimer’s Disease KU-Research-GO $15,000 1/1/2019
Jennifer Robinson, Ph.D. » Imaging and Assessment of Emulsion Electrospun Fiber Diameter and Porosity for the Programmable Delivery of Estrogen Receptor Agonists KU-Research-GO $15,000 1/1/2019
Brandon DeKosky, Ph.D. » Probing antigen specificity and response of autoimmune B cells in Neuromyelitis Optica National Institutes of Health $416,625 1/11/2019
Brandon DeKosky, Ph.D. » The influence of evolutionary landscapes on protective antibody development University of Colorado, Boulder $972,296 1/24/2019
Stuart Macdonald, Ph.D. » Toxicogenomics of metal response in genetically-variable Drosophila National Institutes of Health $681,750 2/1/2019
Liang Xu, Ph.D. » Unraveling the role of HuR in liver inflammation and carcinogensis KU Medical Center $11,067 2/1/2019
Shi Fang Yan » RAGE mitochondria and tau pathology in AD National Institutes of Health $2,778,485 2/1/2019
Brandon DeKosky, Ph.D. » New technology platforms for single B cell analysis Blacktrace Holding LTD $15,000 2/2/2019
Azuma Yoshiaki, Ph.D. » Control of Chromosome Segregation by DNA Topoisomerase II University of Minnesota $37,802 3/1/2019
Brandon DeKosky, Ph.D. » Mining natively paired macaque antibodies for Marburg virus protective antibodies Integrated BioTherapeutics, Inc. $129,990 4/1/2019
David Johnson » PTPRD ligands for stimulant and opiate use disorders Biomedical Research Institute of New Mexico $109,080 4/1/2019
David Volkin » Compatibility and Stability of NRRV antigens in Combination Vaccines Gates Foundation $2,307,463 4/16/2019
Susan Egan » 2019 Beckman Scholars Progarm Arnold and Mabel Beckman Foundation $52,000 5/1/2019
Mike Hageman » E-Cadherin Derived Peptides as Permeation Enhancers to Enable Oral Delivery of a Peptide Surrogate KU-Research-GO $15,000 5/4/2019
Yong Zeng, Dan Dixon & Liang Xu  » Nano-Engineered Lab-on-a-Chip for Assessing HuR-Regulated Exosomes for Cancer Monitoring and Targeted Therapy National Institutes of Health $2,967,605 5/16/2019
Zarko Boskovic » Synthesis of methionine-reactive reagents for quantitative proteomics experiments Zafgen, Inc. $84,024 6/1/2019
William Picking » Identification of small molecule probes for dissecting the roles of sorting platform components within the type III secretion system National Institutes of Health $416,625 6/1/2019

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