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NIH awards new $14.5 million, five-year grant to the Scripps Research Institute
...hat it has been awarded a $14.5 million, five-year grant
from The National Institute of General Medical Sci...rket target membrane proteins. The goal of the new grant
is the development of rapid, efficient, and dependable methods to produce membrane protein samples t...
Penn receives grant for initiative to help understand genes' effects on medications
...lvania School of Medicine has been awarded a major grant
from the National Institutes of Health (NIH) to bring together researchers from different disciplines to study gene-drug interactions. The three-year, $595,000 award is one of 21 in the country that will support planning activities for groups of rese...
National Science Foundation awards $2 million grant to UC Riverside
...nues, but a $2 million National Science Foundation grant
to UC Riverside may eventually help alleviate the ...and for biodiversity is reduced. The biocomplexity grant
will model the emissions and rate of deposition across the landscape, mainly in Riverside and San Be...
Stanford researchers establish center for physics-based simulations of biological structures
...during the three years of planning that led to the grant
proposal. They include computer science core researchers Leo Guibas, Oussama Khatib, Adrian Lew, Ron Fedkiw, Pat Hanrahan and Jean-Claude Latombe and biomedical computation core researchers Michael Levitt, Vijay Pande, Charles Taylor and Sandy Napel....
Daphne Koller named MacArthur Fellow
...lows will receive a $500,000 "no-strings-attached" grant
over five years to use in any way they see fit. Above all, Koller believes her work "can provide a framework to use as a starting point for answering tough questions." She says she hopes to resolve "the complex network of interactions between many g...
Internet data-mining of natural history
...veloped at Cornell University, with a $2.6 million grant
from the National Science Foundation (NSF) to the ...in data mining, also are co-PIs on the grant. The grant
is one of several the Cornell Lab of Ornithology has received from NSF for its efforts to develop In...
NIH awards Emory and Georgia Tech $10 million for partnerships in cancer nanotechnology
... National Cancer Institute has awarded a five-year grant
of $7.1 million to establish a multidisciplinary B... Tech a four-year, $2.7 million exploratory center grant
to develop nanoparticle probes for molecular and cellular imaging of cancer. This funding is part o...
Interactive health information system to detect Japanese encephalitis in Asia
...phalitis is made possible by a 5-year, $27 million grant
from the Bill & Melinda Gates Foundation. One of the cornerstones of the JE Project is to improve clinical surveillance of Japanese encephalitis so health officials can fully understand the magnitude of the problem and target resources strategically ...
Toward a better understanding of taste and smell impairments
...College has been awarded a $7.7 million, five-year grant
by the National Institute on Deafness and Other Co...increasing importance to medical research. The new grant
will enable a multidisciplinary team of basic scientists and clinicians from the MonellJefferson Che...
US Agency for International Development awards $34 million to Virginia Tech
...ions around the world. The USAID uses U.S. land grant
universities to promote its development assistance...ersity managing two CRSP projects. One $17-million grant
provides for Phase III in USAID's Integrated Pest Management Collaborative Research Support Program ...
Why do African-American women have more pregnancy problems?
...ree-year initiative, which received a $1.7 million grant
from the National Institutes of Health as part of its Roadmap for Medical Research, a series of far-reaching initiatives designed to transform the nation's medical research capabilities and speed the movement of research discoveries from the laborato...
Touching research: How white blood cells navigate
...ty of Rochester that has received an $11.5 million grant
from the National Institutes of Health. The five-y...tems, as most biological systems tend to be." The grant
will fund projects headed by five scientists. In addition to Waugh, leading projects at Rochester ar...
NHGRI seeks next generation of sequencing technologies
... engineering problems. Collectively, this balanced grant
portfolio should galvanize the sequencing technology research community and accelerate the substantial leaps forward needed to achieve substantial reduction in DNA sequencing costs," said Mark S. Guyer, Ph.D., director of NHGRI's Division of Extramur...
First-ever Texan/German symposium opens doors
...w research directions in polymer materials, future grant
submissions and perhaps a joint doctoral program," Advincula said. "Knoll's group is very strong in macromolecular assemblies and biophysics, and we hope to gain more interaction in this area." New polymers materials have practical applications...
Researchers redrawing the Tree of Life
...ion National Science Foundation (NSF) Tree of Life grant
is enabling researchers from Virginia Tech and six... plants that include all our food plants. The NSF grant
allows scientists from seven laboratories--at Virginia Tech, the University of Florida and Florida M...
Rutgers is on the 'NIH Roadmap'
... involved in administering the training grant. The grant
will be based at the BioMaPS Institute. Wilma Olso...Director Paul Ehrlich won a $445,000 "NIH Roadmap" grant
for a joint effort of the Institute and the Center for Molecular Biophysics and Biophysical Chemistr...
Dr. Harris receives NIH Javits Neuroscience Investigator Award
... diseases that disrupt these processes. Her latest grant
helps take critical forward steps, from studying s...MCG colleagues to apply for an NIH Program Project grant
that may take at least one of those steps. "Right now, we only know that it would explain the amount...
$2.8 million NIH grant awarded to UH for bionano training
...2004 A $2.8 million National Institutes of Health grant
awarded to the University of Houston is not only e...ter for Computational and Structural Biology. The grant
will be disbursed to undergraduate, graduate and postdoctoral students over the course of the next f...
Stony Brook University medical researcher developing new medication to prevent colon cancer
...n, or nitroaspirin--is supported by a $3.2 million grant
from the National Cancer Institute. Basil Rigas, M.D., Professor of Medicine and Chief of the Division of Cancer Prevention at Stony Brook's School of Medicine, will report the findings of his trials on laboratory animals at the third annual Interna...
Genetic data crunching achieves milestone at Stanford
...iments. In late 1999 Botstein and Brown received a grant
from the National Cancer Institute for a completely revamped database, and by April 2000 all 5,000 experiments from the old database had been transferred to the new database, officially known as the Stanford Microarray Database. Since then, researche...
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