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Total Value Name of Award / Description of Study Project Start Project End Awarded by Principal Investigator Unit  
$425,618 FirstStep2Health: An Intergenerational Program to Promote Healthy Eating Habits 14-week intergenerational healthy eating program designed to prevent child obesity 01/01/2020 12/31/2021 Michigan Health Endowment Fund Jiying Ling, PhD, RN Assistant Professor of Nursing Co-PI: Jean M Kerver, PhD, MSc, RD Asst. Professor, Dept. of Epidemiology & Biostatistics Other
$50,000 Assessing Novel Impacts of RASopathies on Cortical GABAergic Neurons 11/01/2019 10/31/2020 Autism Research Institute Daniel Vogt PhD, Assistant Professor-Tenure System Pediatrics and Human Development
$30,000 Pediatric Cancer Research Fund 11/01/2019 10/31/2020 The Mandarino Foundation Andre' Bachmann, PhD Professor & Associate Chair of Research Department of Pediatrics & Human Development Pediatrics and Human Development
$250,000 Chemoprevention of experimental estrogen receptor-negative breast cancer 10/1/2019 09/30/2020 Breast Cancer Research Foundation Karen T. Liby, PhD, Associate Professor Pharmacology and Toxicology
$1,064,472 Evidence-Based Training to Prevent OUD and Support Treatment and Recovery in Michigan's Rural Communities. 09/30/2019 09/29/2021 Substance Abuse and Mental Health Services Administration (SAMHSA)

Dr. Cheryl Eschbach, Health and Nutrition Institute Director, MSU Extension • Co-Investigator: Dr. Bengt Arnetz,  Chair,  Dr. Judy Arnetz, Associate Chair,  Dr. Andrea Wendling, Associate Professor.

Family Medicine
$2,639,139 Assisted Reproduction and Child Health: Risk of Birth Defects, Mortality, and Effect on Grade School Performance. 09/30/2019 05/30/2021 NIH-NICHD Barbara Luke, ScD, MPH Professor of Obstetrics, Gynecology, and Reproductive Biology Obstetrics, Gynecology and Reproductive Biology
$48,875 Novel Nrf2 inhibitors / Michigan Strategic Fund through University of Michigan MTRAC Life Sciences Innovation Hub MI-Kickstart award 09/27/2019 9/26/2020 Michigan Strategic Fund Karen T. Liby, PhD, Associate Professor Aaron L. Odom, PhD, Professor, Chemistry Pharmacology and Toxicology
$430,375 Using Facebook and Participatory Learning in an Intergenerational Intervention to Prevent Obesity in Head Start Preschoolers 09/20/2019 08/31/2021 NIH National Institute of Nursing Research Jiying Ling, PhD, RN, Assistant Professor, (PI), Nursing Jean Kerver, PhD, MSc, RD, Assistant Professor (Co-I), Epidemiology & Biostatistics Epidemiology and Biostatistics
$156,500 The effect of the synthetic food additive tBHQ on food allergy in juvenile animals / NIH National Institute of Environmental Health Sciences R03 09/2017/2009 07/31/2021 NIH Cheryl E. Rockwell, PhD, Associate Professor Pharmacology and Toxicology
$1,725,338 Identification of enteric nerve circuits controlling gut motility / R01 from NIH / National Institute of Diabetes and Digestive and Kidney Diseases 09/2017/2019 06/30/2024 NIH NIDDK James J. Galligan, PhD, Professor Pharmacology and Toxicology
$1,473,114 “Small molecule induced proteolytic destruction of intrinsically disordered protein” 09/15/2019 05/31/2023 NIA PI: Jetze Tepe Co-I: Sortwell Transitional Science and Molecular Medicine
$999,999 “Exercise effects on synuclein aggregation, neuroinflammation and neurodegeneration” 09/15/2020 09/14/2022 Department of Defense Co-PI’s: Sortwell and Sheila Fleming (North East Ohio Medical University) Co-I’s: Lipton, Luk (Penn) Transitional Science and Molecular Medicine
$56,828 Mechanisms of low-dose ketamine treatment for Parkinson's Disease 09/15/2019 08/31/2020 NINDS/NIH Co-Investigator: Kathy Steece-Collier Kathy Steece-Collier, PhD Professor Dept of Translational Neuroscience Michigan State University Transitional Science and Molecular Medicine
$1,422,295 Targeted Therapeutic Approaches to Counteract Toxicity from Phosgene Oxime Skin Exposure / U01 from NIH National Institute of Arthritis and Musculoskeletal and Skin Diseases 09/10/2019 08/31/2022 NIH / NIAMS Neera Tewari-Singh, PhD, Assistant Professor Pharmacology and Toxicology
$93,032 Targeting the Nrf2 pathway in cancer / NIH National Cancer Institute F99/K00 award covers 2 years predoc 7 4 years post-doctoral fellowship. End date & budget reflects pre-doc stage 09/09/2019 08/31/2021 NIH / NCI Di Zhang, pre-doctoral student in Dr. Karen Liby's lab Karen Liby, PhD, Associate Professor Pharmacology and Toxicology
$2,275,698 Reducing Particulate Matter-Associated Cardiovascular Health Effects for Seniors 09/06/2019 06/30/2023 National Institutes of Health – National Institute of Nursing Research Masako Morishita, Ph.D. Associate Professor Family Medicine College of Human Medicine Family Medicine
$50,000 Progesterone resistance and developing non-surgical therapy for endometrial hyperplasia 09/01/2019 08/31/2020 MD Anderson Cancer Center Tae Hoon Kim, PhD, Assistant Professor Obstetrics, Gynecology and Reproductive Biology
$335,322 Using Metabolomics to Define the Behavioral Phenomics of Energy Balance and Exercise Response. 09/01/2019 08/31/2022 NIH R01 Ana Vazquez, PhD, Assistant Professor (Co-PI) Epidemiology and Biostatistics
$3,861,456 Guys/Girls Opt for Activities for Life (GOAL) Trial 09/01/2019 08/31/2020 NIH-NHLBI Lorraine Robbins, PhD, RN, FNP-BC, FAAN, Associate Professor (College of Nursing) Jean Kerver, PhD, MSc, RD, Assistant Professor (Epidemiology) Epidemiology and Biostatistics
$3,406,476 Evaluation of Stepping Up (R01 MH118680) examines implementation mechanisms and outcomes of 900 U.S. counties' efforts to reduce the number of people with mental illness in jail. 09/01/2019 08/30/2024 NIMH Jennifer Johnson, Ph.D., C. S. Mott Endowed Professor of Public Health, Professor of OBGYN, and Professor of Psychiatry and Human Behavior Faye Taxman, Ph.D., Director, Center for Advancing Correctional Excellence, Professor of Criminology, Law, and Society, George Mason University Obstetrics, Gynecology and Reproductive Biology
$430,375 Role of chromatin remodeling and cell signaling in endometriosis etiology. 09/01/2019 08/31/2021 NIH Ronald Chandler, PhD, Assistant Professor Obstetrics, Gynecology and Reproductive Biology
$2,117,273 Repurpose open data to discover therapeutics for understudied diseases / NIH National Institute of General Medical Sciences R01 09/01/2019 07/31/2024 NIH Bin Chen, PhD, Assistant Professor Pediatrics and Human Development
$2,469,234 Patient-specific targeting of uterine fibroids 08/29/2019 04/30/2024 NIH Jose Teixeira, PhD, Professor Obstetrics, Gynecology and Reproductive Biology
$75,124 Defining the Role for Descending Pain Modulation and Reward-Aversion Processes towards the Development of Chronic Pain in Endometriosis 08/15/2019 08/14/2022 Army Research Office Stacey Missmer, ScD, Professor Obstetrics, Gynecology and Reproductive Biology
$57,749 Children’s Hospital of Michigan Foundation 08/01/2019 07/31/2020 Children’s Hospital of Michigan Foundation Jeremy Prokop, PhD (Assistant Professor), Co-I: Surender Rajasekaran, MD (Assistant Professor); Caleb Bupp, MD (Assistant professor) Pediatrics and Human Development
$362,411 The Rat Pre-Formed Alpha Synuclein Fibril Model of Parkinson's Disease 08/01/2019 07/31/2020 NINDS Caryl E. Sortwell, Associate Chair  ° Co-PI Jack W. Lipton, Chair. Transitional Science and Molecular Medicine
$169,834 The Rat Pre-Formed Alpha Synuclein Fibril Model of Parkinson's Disease 08/01/2019 07/31/2020 NINDS Caryl E. Sortwell, Ph.D Professor and Associate Chair Translational Neuroscience Michigan State University Grand Rapids Research Center Transitional Science and Molecular Medicine
$441,800 Synucleinopathy Triggered Neuroinflammation (R21) 08/01/2019 07/31/2021 NINDS Caryl E. Sortwell, Ph.D., Professor and Associate Chair; Department of Translational Neuroscience Translational Science and Molecular Medicine
$1,503,575 Mechanisms of small molecule gene transcriptional regulators / NIH NIGMS R01 08/01/2019 07/31/2023 NIH Richard R. Neubig, MD, PhD, Professor and Chair Pharmacology and Toxicology
$100,000 The Role of Cholesterol Metabolism in Recurrent Endometrial Cancer 07/01/2019 06/30/2021 The Mary Kay Foundation Jae Wook Jeong, PhD, Professor Obstetrics, Gynecology and Reproductive Biology
$2,443,239 In Vitro Fertilization Outcomes After Cancer 07/01/2019 06/30/2023 NIH-NCI Barbara Luke, ScD, MPH, Professor; Co-PI Hazel B. Nichols, PhD, Assistant Professor, University of North Carolina, Chapel Hill, NC Obstetrics, Gynecology and Reproductive Biology
$867,000 Spectrum Health-MSU Big Data Pilot Program 07/01/2019 06/30/2022 Spectrum Health-MSU Alliance Cooperation Bin Chen, PhD - Assistant Professor Pediatrics and Human Development
$82,857 Targeted Support Grant for Technology Development Variable Inductor-Based Passive IOP Sensor II 07/01/2019 06/30/2020 MSU Innovation Arthur J. Weber, PhD Professor Physiology
$42,500 Variable Inductor-Based Passive IOP Sensor I 07/01/2019 06/30/2019 MEDC and FastForward Medical Innovation Arthur J. Weber, PhD Professor Physiology
$25,000 C-RAIND 07/01/2019 12/31/2020 C-RAIND Barbara Thompson, PhD, Assistant Professor Pediatrics and Human Development
$299,997 Chemerin Knockdown as a treatment for obesity-associated Hypertension 07/01/2019 06/3020/2022 American Heart Association Stephanie W. Watts, PhD, Professor Pharmacology and Toxicology
$45,000 Gran Fondo funds to support skin cancer prevention research 07/01/2019 06/30/2020   Jamie J. Bernard, PhD, Assistant Professor Pharmacology and Toxicology
$45,000 Mechanistic action of statins for skin cancer prevention 07/01/2019 06/30/2019 MSU Gran Fondo Jamie J. Bernard, PhD, Assistant Professor Pharmacology and Toxicology
$35,000 Michigan Alzheimer's Disease Research Center Pilot Project Award for “Mechanisms of tau-mediated retrograde transport inhibition” 07/01/2019 06/30/20 MADRC Benjamin Combs, Ph.D., Research Assistant Professor Transitional Science and Molecular Medicine
$20,000 SRI and Bayer Discovery/Innovation Grant. Project Title: The Role of CBX family proteins in uterine fibroid proliferation and fibrosis.  07/01/2019 06/30/2020 Society for  Reproductive Investigation Dr. Jitu George, PhD, Research Associate Obstetrics, Gynecology and Reproductive Biology
$20,000 SRI and Bayer Discovery/Innovation Grant. Project Title: The Pathophysiology of progesterone resistance in endometriosis. 07/01/2019 06/30/2020 Society for  Reproductive Investigation Dr. Tae Hoon Kim, PhD, Assistant Professor Obstetrics, Gynecology and Reproductive Biology
$1,731,275 TRPV1 Mediates Progressive Stress-Induced Bladder Dysfunction / NIH NIDDK R01 06/2019/2019 04/30/2024 NIH Nathan R. Tykocki, PhD, Assistant Professor Pharmacology and Toxicology
$1,884,665 Policy Change and Women's Health 06/15/2019 05/31/2024 NIH Claire Margerison, PhD Associate Professor Epidemiology and Biostatistics
$571,814 Developing Methods to Estimate Mediation Effects in Adaptive Intervention 06/15/2019 05/31/2024 NIDA Ahnalee Brincks, PhD Assistant Professor Epidemiology and Biostatistics/td>
$9,360 Patient Experience Research Study 06/03/2019 06/02/2020 Sparrow Foundation Muhammad Nabeel, assistant professor Medicine
$133,536 A statewide program to prevent child take-home lead exposures in Michigan 06/01/2019 05/31/2020   Anthony Oliveri, PhD, Assistant Professor Ken Rosenman, MD, Distinguished Professor Medicine
$229,482.96 "PFF-seeded synucleinopathy: Impact on proinflammatory cytokines and contralateral excitotoxicity" 05/2018/2019 05/2017/2020 Michael J Fox Foundation for Parkinson's Research Caryl E. Sortwell, Ph.D., Professor and Associate Chair CO-PI: Timothy J. Collier, Ph.D., Professor Translational Neuroscience
$750,000 A Smartphone-Based Device for Cuff-Less and Calibration-Free Blood Pressure. 05/16/2019 05/15/2023 NIH Ramakrishna Mukkamala, professor, ° Co-I: Supratik Rayamajhi, MD. associate professor Medicine
$3,276,321 Infertility History and Chronic Disease Profile. 05/15/2019 04/30/2024 NIH Stacey Missmer, ScD, Professor Obstetrics, Gynecology and Reproductive Biology
$248,000 Big data approach to identify next generation immuno-oncology targets. 05/01/2019 04/30/2021 Henlius Bin Chen, PhD - Assistant Professor Pediatrics and Human Development
$2,446,108 “Central noradrenergic mechanisms of cerebrovascular pathology in Alzheimer’s disease.” 04/01/2019 01/31/2024 NGA Scott E. Counts, Ph.D., Associate Professor Translational Neuroscience
$1,761,055 Nrf2, immune cells and lung cancer / National Institutes of Health National Cancer Institute R01 04/01/2019 02/31/2024 NIH Karen Liby, PhD, Associate Professor, Pharmacology & Toxicology Co-Investigator: Cheryl Rockwell, PhD, Associate Professor, Pharmacology & Toxicology Pharmacology and Toxicology
$989,383 Influence of Diet, Iron Stores, and Toxic Metals on Uptakes and Effects on Uterine Fibroid Risk in African American Women 04/01/2019 03/31/2022 NIH Kristen, Upson, PhD, MPH, Assistant Professor Epidemiology & Biostatistics
$106,047.47 "Modulation of Alpha-synuclein Expression via Beta 2-Adrenoreceptor Agonist Clenbuterol in the Preformed Fibril Synucleinopathy Model (Supplement)” 04/01/2019 10/31/2019 Michael J. Fox Foundation Caryl E. Sortwell, Ph.D., Professor and Associate Chair Joseph Patterson, Ph.D., Research Associate Translational Neuroscience
$50,536.78 “External validation of Proteos aSyn preformed fibrils” 03/26/2019 03/25/2021 Michael J Fox Foundation for Parkinson’s Research Caryl E. Sortwell, Ph.D., Professor and Associate Chair Translational Neuroscience
$25,000 Combination of a Novel Rexinoid and Apigenin for the Prevention and Treatment of Lung Cancer / CTSI Pilot Translational and Clinical Studies Program Grant  03/01/2019 02/28/2020 MSU CTSI Karen Liby, Ph.D., Associate Professor, Pharmacology & Toxicology  Pharmacology and Toxicology
$10,000  "The Capacity Necessary to Designate a Surrogate"  03/01/2019 03/01/2020 Science and Society at State Devan Stahl, PhD, Assistant Professor, Center for Ethics and Humanities in the Life Sciences and Department of Pediatrics and Human Development  Center for Ethics and Humanities in the Life Sciences
$230,858 A Novel Screen for Biofilm Inhibitors in Animals 02/15/2019 08/15/2020 Department of Defense Jonathan Hardy, Ph.D., Associate Professor Microbiology and Molecular Genetics
$91,203 An AHEI Dietary Intervention to Reduce Pain in Women with Endometriosis 02/11/2019 12/31/2022 NIH Stacey Missmer, ScD, Professor Obstetrics, Gynecology and Reproductive Biology
$236,830 Bladder Blood flow and vascular contractility regulate bladder function NIH K01 award 02/02/2019 08/31/2020 NIH Nathan Tykocki, Ph.D., Assistant Professor Pharmacology and Toxicology 
$2,705,726 Circuit dynamics of sensorimotor integration and decision making in octopus 02/01/2020 01/31/2023 NIH Ana Vazquez, PhD, Assistant Professor (co-I) Epidemiology Galit Pelled, PhD, Professor (PI) Bio Med Engineering Epidemiology and Biostatistics
$4,999,267 Pesticides, Olfaction, and Neurodegeneration Among US Farmers 02/01/2019 01/31/2024 NIH/NIEHS Honglei Chen, MD, PhD, Professor Epidemiology and Biostatistics
$225,260 Novel Rexinoids (Retinoid X Receptor (RXR) Agonists) for Oncology / MTRAC hub for Life Science Innovation 02/01/2019 09/30/2019 Michigan Strategic Fund / University of Michigan Karen T. Liby, Ph.D., Associate Professor Edmund Ellsworth, Ph.D., Professor Pharmacology and Toxicology 
$349,547 New Supplement R01 for "Gut-Brain Axis in Alzheimer's Disease" 02/01/2019 01/31/2020 NIH Fredric P. Manfredsson, Ph.D., Assistant Professor Translational Neuroscience
$298,630 Longitudinal Analysis of Dental Caries Indices in Inner-City African-American 02/01/2019 01/31/2021 NIH/NIDCR David Todem, PhD, Associate Professor Epidemiology and Biostatistics
$50,000 "Assessment of exposure and risk associated with cholesterol oxidation products in food using dietary intake modeling" 02/01/2019 01/31/2020 MSU CRIS Cheryl Rockwell, PhD, Associate Professor Pharmacology and Toxicology
$298.63 Longitudinal Analysis of Dental Caries Indices in Inner-City African-American 02/01/2019 01/31/2021 NIH/NIDCR David Todem, PhD, Associate Professor Epidemiology and Biostatistics
$349,547 New Supplement R01 for "Gut-Brain Axis in Alzheimer’s Disease" 02/01/2019 01/31/2020 NIH Fredric P. Manfredsson, Ph.D., Assistant Professor Translational Neuroscience
$1,784,992 Impact of Dysfunctional BDNF on  Dopamine Terminal Remodeling in the Parkinsonian Striatum 01/01/2019 12/31/2023 NINDS Kathy Steece- Collier,Ph.D., Professor Translational Neuroscience
$499,957 Caring for Patients with Chronic Conditions Project (CPCC): Integrating Internal Medicine Practice and Community-based Services for Older Adults with Chronic Condition 01/01/2019 12/31/2020 Michigan Health Endowment Fund PI: Joan Ilardo, Co-I:Adesuwa Olomu, Supratik Rayamajhi, Nazia Khan, Angela Zell, Dawn Opel, Cristian Meghea Other
$365,921 The role of SUMOylation in Tau-mediated pathology, subcontract award. 01/01/2019 12/31/2023 NIH/NINDS Nicholas M. Kanaan, Ph.D., Associate Professor Translational Neuroscience
$240,236 Phosgene Oxime Cutaneous Toxicity and Mechanisms to Identify Therapeutic Targets / NIH National Institute Of Arthritis And Musculoskeletal And Skin Diseases R21 transfer 01/01/2019 08/31/2020 NIH Neera Tewari-Singh, PhD, Assistant Professor Pharmacology and Toxicology
$78,667 Afferent renal nerves, renal inflammation, and hypertension / subaward from University of Minnesota  12/15/2018 10/31/2019 NIH  Gregory Fink, Ph.D., Professor, Pharmacology and Toxicology  Pharmacology and Toxicology 
$96,194 "Ethical Considerations Related to E-cigarette Use for Pregnancy Smoking Cessation" (This is a bioethics supplement to a parent grant) 12/01/2018 11/30/2019 NIH Fogarty Laura Y. Cabrera, PhD Assistant Professor, Neuroethics Center for Ethics & Humanities in the Life Sciences and Dept. Translational Neuroscience Michigan State University Transitional Science and Molecular Medicine
$1,500,000 State Opioid Response Grant providing technical assistance for physicians going through the practice pathway to become board certified in Addiction Medicine. 12/01/2018 11/01/20 State of Michigan Cara Poland, MD, MEd, FACP, DFASAM Kelly Strutz, PhD, M PH Obstetrics, Gynecology and Reproductive Biology
$8,000 Buffers, Barriers, and Resiliency in Breastfeeding Behaviors of Asian American Mothers 12/01/2018 11/30/2019 Trifecta Initiative for Interdisciplinary Health Research Co-Is: Mary Bresnahan, PhD, Professor, Department of Communication at Michigan State University; Jie Zhuang, PhD, Assistant Professor, Department of Communication at Texas Christian University; Libby Bogdan-Lovis, MA, Assistant Director, Center for Ethics and Humanities in the Life Sciences, Michigan State University. Center for Ethics and Humanities in the Life Sciences
$1,567,790 Michigan CARES (Collaborative Addiction Resources and Education System) 12/01/2018 09/30/20 Michigan Dept of Health and Human Services Kelly Strutz, PhD OB/GYN & Reproductive Biology
$8,000 Buffers, Barriers, and Resiliency in Breastfeeding Behaviors of Asian American Mothers 12/01/2018 11/30/2019 Trifecta Initiative for Interdisciplinary Health Research Co-Is: Mary Bresnahan, PhD, Professor, Department of Communication at Michigan State University; Jie Zhuang, PhD, Assistant Professor, Department of Communication at Texas Christian University; Libby Bogdan-Lovis, MA, Assistant Director, Center for Ethics and Humanities in the Life Sciences, Michigan State University. Center for Ethics Humanities and LIfe Sciences
$1,414,478 Is the Treatment Perceived to be Worse than the Disease?: Ethical Concerns and Attitudes towards Psychiatric Electroceutical Interventions.  11/07/2018 07/15/2019 NIH- Brain  Initiative (NIMH).   Laura Y. Cabrera, Ph.D., Assistant Professor, Neuroethics Other
$61,678 Virally Induced Metabolomic Dysregulation Associated with Viral Bronchiolitis Infections in Pediatric Patients: Working Towards a Precision Medicine Approach   10/05/2018 12/31/2018 Spectrum Health System Andre Bachmann, PhD, Professor Sophia Lunt, PhD, Assist ant Professor Pediatrics and Human Development
$2,960,000 Geroscience approaches to mitigate tauopathy in aged mouse brain / This project will determine whether controlling the rate of biological aging using calorie restriction, rapamycin therapy and therapies to deplete senescent cells will ameliorate Alzheimer-like pathology in a mouse model. 09/30/2018 05/31/2023 NIH/ National Institute on Aging Marcia N. Gordon, Ph.D., Professor; Co-Investigators: Scott E. Counts, Ph.D., Associate Professor and David G. Morgan, Ph.D., Professor Translational Neuroscience
$2,786,857 Genetic Silencing of Striatal CaV1.3 Calcium Channels as a Potent Antidyskinetic Therapy for PD 09/30/2018 06/30/2023 NIH/NINDS Kathy Steece-Collier, Ph.D, Professor; Co-PI: Fredric P. Manfredsson, Ph.D., Assistant Professor; Col: Timothy J. Collier, Ph.D., Professor  Translational Neuroscience
$632,262 Preventing Alzheimer's Disease with Cognitive Training (the PACT Trial) 09/30/2018 08/31/2019 NIH/NIA David G. Morgan, Ph.D., Professor Translational Science and MolecularMedicine
$499,871 Community Opioid Recovery Expansion (CORE) 09/30/2018 09/29/2021 DHHS/SAMHSA Jean Kerver, PhD, MSc, RD, Assistant Professor Epidemiology and Biostatistics
$2,960,000 Geroscience approaches to mitigate tauopathy in aged mouse brain/ This project will determine whether controlling the rate of biological aging using calorie restriction, rapamycin therapy and therapies to deplete senescent cells will ameliorate Alzheimer-like pathology in a mouse model. 09/30/2018 05/31/2023 NIH/ National Institute on Aging Marcia N. Gordon, Ph.D., Professor; Co-Investigators: Scott E. Counts, Ph.D., Associate Professor and David G. Morgan, Ph.D., Professor Translational Neuroscience
$2,786,857 Genetic Silencing of Striatal CaV1.3 Calcium Channels as a Potent Antidyskinetic Therapy for PD. 09/30/2018 06/30/2023 NIH/NINDS Kathy Steece-Collier, Ph.D, Professor; Co-PI: Fredric P. Manfredsson, Ph.D., Assistant Professor; Col: Timothy J. Collier, Ph.D., Professor Translational Neuroscience
$632,262 Preventing Alzheimer's Disease with Cognitive Training (the PACT Trial) 09/30/2018 08/31/2019 NIH/NIA David G. Morgan, Ph.D., Professor Translational Neuroscience
$688,511 The goal of the study is to identify unique classifications of endometriosis patients that inform non-invasive diagnostics, response to current treatments, and novel treatment pathways - stratifying discoveries by participant symptom presentation, and for the cases, by surgical and imaging visualized disease characteristics to capture the full heterogeneity of endometriosis. 09/01/2018 08/31/2023 NIH Stacey Missmer, ScD Professor Obstetrics, Gynecology and Reproductive Biology
$3,868,014 What is Endometriosis? Deep Phenotyping to Advance Diagnosis and Treatment The goal of the study is to identify unique classifications of endometriosis patients that inform non-invasive diagnostics, response to current treatments, and novel treatment pathways - stratifying discoveries by participant symptom presentation, and for the cases, by surgical and imaging visualized disease characteristics to capture the full heterogeneity of endometriosis. 09/01/2018 08/31/2023 NIH Stacey Missmer, ScD Professor Department of Obstetrics, Gynecology and Reproductive Biology
$1,414,478 Is the Treatment Perceived to be Worse than the Disease?: Ethical Concerns and Attitudes towards Psychiatric Electroceutical Interventions 09/01/2018 08/01/2022 National Institutes of Health BRAIN Initiative Laura Y. Cabrera, PhD; Assistant Professor, Center for Ethics and Humanities in the Life Sciences, and Department of Translational Neuroscience, College of Human Medicine. Center for Ethics and Humanities for Life Sciences
$85,000 URMC-099 in in vivo AAV-hSYN and in vitro Dopaminergic Neuron Models 09/01/2018 12/31/2019 Michael J. Fox Foundation Fredric P. Manfredsson, Ph.D., Assistant Professor Translational Neuroscience
$461,318 Novel ODC Inhibitor Phaseolotoxin n Neuroblastoma 08/2021/2018 07/31/2020 National Cancer Institute Andre Bachmann, PhD, Professor, Associate Chair for Research, David Monsma, Industrial Hygienist, Thomas Dexheimer, PhD, Manager of Assay Development and Drug Repurposing, Edmund Ellsworth, PhD, Professor Pediatrics and Human Development
$1,521,143 DNA Structure Directed AID Deamination During Immunoglobulin Isotype Switching 07/2024/2018 06/30/2022 NIH Kefei Yu, PhD Microbiology and Molecular Genetics
$72,654 Defining Mechanistic Targets and Circulating Biomarkers to Therapeutic Response and Resistance to Clinical ATR and Chk1 Inhibitors in High-Grade Ovarian Cancer 07/15/2018 07/14/2020 Henry Jackson Foundation John Risinger, PhD Professor Obstetrics, Gynecology and Reproductive Biology
$72,654 BDefining Mechanistic Targets and Circulating Biomarkers to Therapeutic Response and Resistance to Clinical ATR and Chk1 Inhibitors in High-Grade Ovarian Cancer 07/15/2018 07/14/2020 Henry Jackson Foundation John Risinger, PhD Professor Department of Obstetrics, Gynecology and Reproductive Biology
$135,076 Environmental Microbial and Mammalian Biomolecular Responses to AhR Ligands - Administrative Supplement 07/13/2018 03/31/2019 NIEHS/NIH Brad Upham, PhD, Associate Professor Pediatrics and Human Development
$98,050 Improving Pharmacokinetics and Efficacy of DFMO in Neuroblastoma 07/01/2018 06/30/2019 St. Baldrick's Foundation Andre' Bachmann, PhD, Professor, Associate Chair for Research Pediatrics and Human Development
$296,137 New Survival Analysis Methods for Longitudinal Studies of Childhood Dental Caries 07/01/2018 06/30/20 NIH Chenxi Li, PhD, Assistant Professor Epidemiology and Biostatistics
$1,325,365 Methods and Software for High-dimensional Risk Prediction Research 07/01/2018 05/31/2022 NIH/Library of Medicine Qing Lu, PhD, Associate Professor Epidemiology and Biostatistics
$500,000 Food as Medicine for Older Adults with Chronic Health Conditions 07/01/2018 06/30/20 MI Health Endowment Fund Jean Kerver, PhD, MSc, RD, Assistant Professor Epidemiology and Biostatistics
$296,137 New Survival Analysis Methods for Longitudinal Studies of Childhood Dental Caries 07/01/2018 06/30/2020 NIH, RO3 Chenxi Li, PhD, Assistant Professor Epidemiology and Biostatistics
$20,000 2018 Pearl J. Aldrich Award 07/01/2018 06/30/2019 Pearl J. Aldrich Endowment Caryl E. Sortwell, Ph.D. Professor and Associate Translational Science and Molecular Science
$15,000 The Role of Priostin in Uterine Fibroid Pathogenesis 07/01/2018 06/30/2019 Society for Reproductive Investigation Amanda Patterson, PhD OB/GYN & Reproductive Biology
$50,000 Mitochondrial disfunction in ARID1A mutant ovarian clear cell cancer. 07/01/2018 06/30/2019 MI Ovarian Cancer Alliance John Risinger, PhD OB/GYN & Reproductive Biology
$25,000 RAIND Seed Grant 07/01/2018 12/31/2019 MSU Karen Racicot, PhD OB/GYN & Reproductive Biology
$15,000 Therapeutic Targeting of Endometriotic Lesions by NOTCH Inhibition 07/01/2018 06/30/2019 Society for Reproductive Investigation Niraj Joshi, PhD OB/GYN & Reproductive Biology
$38,676 Identifying Neuroinflammation in Glioblastoma 06/27/2018 12/31/2019 Spectrum Health System Jeffrey MacKeigan, PhD OB/GYN & Reproductive Biology
$151,399 Impact Award - Prodromal Symptoms in the Sister Study 06/01/2018 05/31/2019 Parkinson's Disease Fd. Honglei Chen, MD, PhD, Professor Epidemiology and Biostatistics
$50,000 Study of the Molecular Mechanisms Involved in High Grade Serous Progression from Metaplasia 06/01/2018 05/31/2019 MI Ovarian Cancer Alliance Jose Teixeira, PhD Obstetrics, Gynecology and Reproductive Biology
$420,546 A novel mouse model to study DNA ligase 3 function in vivo 05/2021/2018 04/30/2020 NIH Kefei Yu, PhD Microbiology and Molecular Genetics
$285,012 Harnessing biomarker and phenotypic diversity among adolescents and women with endometriosis to advance personalized medicine for diagnosis and pain remediation 05/1/2019 04/30/2021 NICHD Stacey Missmer, ScD, Professor Obstetrics, Gynecology and Reproductive Biology
$4,000 Biomarin Study 270-902 04/30/2018 04/30/2021 BioMarin Pharmaceutical Inc Roshni Kulkarni, MD, Professor Pediatrics and Human Development
$761,383 The Role of PPAR in Human Placental Development and Preeclampsia 04/01/2018 03/31/20 NIH - Department of Health and Human Services Sascha Drewlo, PhD OB/GYN & Reproductive Biology
$451,111 Targeting Glucose Metabolism for the Treatment of Hepatocellular Carcinoma 04/01/2018 07/31/2019 NIH Bin Chen, PhD, Assistant Professor Pediatrics and Human Development
$7,531 Safety and Efficacy of Turoctocog Alfa Pegol (N8-GP) in Prophylaxis and Treatment of Bleeds in Previously N8-GP Treated Patients with Severe Haemophilia 04/01/2018 03/31/2021 Novo Nordisk Roshi Kulkarni, MD, Professor Pediatrics and Human Development
$2,956,535 Women's Outcomes Research and Knowledge (WORK) 04/01/2018 03/31/2021 AbbVie Stacey Missmer, ScD OB/GYN & Reproductive Biology
$426,250 Mechanistic understanding of HIV-1 broad neutralizing antibody evolution 02/07/2018 01/31/20 NIH Kefei Yu, PhD Microbiology and Molecular Genetics
$31,375 Rho Kinase Inhibition via Brain-Penetrant Kadmon Compound for Neuroprotection in Parkinson's Disease 02/01/2018 01/31/2019 Michael J Fox Foundation Jeffrey MacKeigan, PhD OB/GYN & Reproductive Biology and
$3,500 A Global Epidemiologic Study to Determine the Prevalence of Neutralizing Antibodies and Related Adaptive Immune Responses to Adeno-Associated Virus (AAV) in Adults with Hemophilia 01/26/2018 12/31/2022 Baxalta US Inc Roshni Kulkarni, MD, Professor Pediatrics and Human Development
$208,333 Evaluation of Silicosis, Asthma and COPD among Sand and Gravel and Stone Surface Miners” 01/07/2018 31/12/2019 Alpha Foundation Kenneth Rosenman Medicine
$3,000 Norman Kagan Endowed Scholarship in Graduate and Professional Studies, project title: Building Skills for End-of-Life Discussions in the Intensive Care Environment. bioethics.msu.edu/homepage/research 01/01/2018 01/01/2019 MSU Devan Stahl, PhD, Assistant Professor, Center for Ethics and Humanities in the Life Sciences and Department of Pediatrics and Human Development. Center for Ethics and Humanities in the Life Sciences
$300,000 Genetic Link Between Aging and Parkinson’s Disease 01/01/2018 01/01/2021 Gibby & Friends vs Parky Timothy J. Collier, Ph.D., Professor Translational Science and Molecular Science
$300,000 BDNF Precision medicine for Parkinson’s disease 01/01/2018 01/01/2021 Gibby & Friends vs Parky Caryl E. Sortwell, Ph.D. Professor and Associate Translational Science and Molecular Science
$200,000 LRRK2 and Tau in Parkinson’s Disease 01/01/2018 01/01/2020 Gibby & Friends vs Parky Nicholas M. Kanaan, Ph.D., Associate Professor Translational Science and Molecular Science
$1,540,162 Implementing to sustain: Determining the minimum necessary intervention to maintain a postpartum depression prevention program (ROSE) in clinics providing prenatal services to low-income women 01/01/2018 12/31/2022 National Institute of Mental Health Jennifer Johnson, PhD Division of Public Health
$163,500 Defining the role of endometrium in endometriosis-associated ovarian cancer 01/01/2018 12/31/2020 American Cancer Society Michael Wilson, PhD OB/GYN & Reproductive Biology
$31,000 Translational Research in Pelvic Pain (TRiPP) 01/01/2018 03/31/2021 Oxford University Stacey Missmer, ScD OB/GYN & Reproductive Biology
$10,000 Characterizing Inflammation and Metabolomics in Pediatrics Multi Organ Dysfunction Syndrome: Investigating the feasibility for a personalized approach in patients on extracorporeal membrane oxygenation 01/01/2018 12/31/2018 Richard & Helen DeVos Foundation Andre' Bachmann Pediatrics and Human Development
$1,424,968 Computational Model of Autophagy-Mediated Survival in Chemoresistant Lung 09/01/2017 08/31/20 NCI Jeffrey P. MacKeigan, Ph.D., Professor Obstetrics, Gynecology and Reproductive Biology