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Grants and Awards -- January 2014

Feb. 20, 2014

The following list includes new and competing research awards received by IU School of Medicine researchers in January 2014, excluding commercial projects. Amounts shown are based on the first budget period/year and total more than $1.8 million.

Investigator Sponsor Type Project Title Begin Date End Date Awarded Dollars
Timothy W. Corson, Ph.D. Retina Research Foundation New Testing a novel antiangiogenic molecule in a mouse model of retinopathy of prematurity 1/1/2014 12/31/2014 $30,000
Stephanie D. Davis, M.D. Murdoch Children's Research Institute New Viruses and the pathogenesis of structural and functional lung disease in infants with cystic fibrosis 1/1/2013 12/31/2013 $16,423
Jesus Delgado-Calle, Ph.D. International Bone and Mineral Society New Role of csteocytes in multiple myeloma bone disease 1/1/2014 12/31/2014 $40,000
Martin Rhys Farlow, M.D. Washington University New Dominantly Inherited Alzheimer Network Trials: An opportunity to prevent dementia 1/1/2014 8/31/2014 $40,455
Loren J. Field, Ph.D. Riley Children's Foundation New Riley Heart Research Center: Wells Center Fund (2947) - first year 1/1/2014 6/30/2015 $25,128
Maria Bartolomeo Grant, M.D. National Heart, Lung And Blood Institute New Vascular reparative mechanism by ACE2/ANG-(1-7) in diabetes 8/22/2013 6/30/2014 $424,113
Andy Hudmon, Ph.D. Indiana State Department Of Health New Developing novel CaMKII activators to reduce neurodegeneration 1/1/2014 12/31/2015 $120,000
Xiaoming Jin, M.D., Ph.D. Indiana State Department Of Health New Optogenetic evaluation and acute protection of corticospinal tract after spinal cord injury 1/1/2014 12/31/2015 $120,000
Yan Liu, Ph.D. Elsa U. Pardee Foundation New Targeting PRL2 in acute myeloid leukemia 1/1/2014 12/31/2014 $125,000
Kieren J. Mather, M.D. University Of Chicago New The Impact of Sleep in Restoring Insulin Secretion (RISE) Study 8/1/2013 4/30/2014 $26,050
Richard T. Miyamoto, M.D. University of Southern California New Development and adaptive behavior of young children with hearing loss 10/1/2013 8/31/2014 $137,500
Lu-Ann Papile, M.D. Indiana State Department of Health Renewal Early and continuous screening of infants and young children with special health care needs for developmental delay 10/1/2013 9/30/2014 $161,748
Anna Maria Storniolo, M.D. Dana Farber Cancer Institute New Overcoming resistance to HER2-directed therapies for breast cancer 9/17/2013 7/31/2014 $10,321
Michael S Sturek, Ph.D. Purdue University New Vibrational Photoacoustic Microscopy for Bond-selective Tissue Analysis 7/1/2012 6/30/2014 $85,956
Naomi B. Swiezy, Ph.D. Indiana Family and Social Services Administration New Indiana Family and Social Services Administration Division of Disability and Rehabilitative Services Sub-Recipient Grant Agreement with: Indiana University - EDS #VR1-4-49-14-VY-0203 10/1/2013 12/31/2013 $72,000
Zhiyong Tan, Ph.D. Indiana State Department of Health New Pain following ischemic spinal cord injury: role of voltage-gated sodium channels and investigation of a novel treatment strategy 1/1/2014 12/31/2015 $120,000
Feng-Chun Yang, M.D., Ph.D. National Cancer Institute New Role of Asxl1 in normal hematopoiesis and pathogenesis of myeloid malignancies 1/1/2014 12/31/2014 $323,700

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