Publications - Grants

Michael Whitfield, Genetics

Environmental Mycobiome Modifiers of Inflammation and Fibrosis in Systemic Sclerosis
Sponsoring agency: 
Department of Defense
Three-year project

Michael Whitfield, Genetics

Multiplexed Biomarker Assay for the Classification of Patients with Systemic Sclerosis
Sponsoring agency: 
Celdara Medical , LLC
Nine-month project

Ronald Taylor, Microbiology and Immunology

Hierarchy Within Environmental Regulons
Sponsoring agency: 
National Institute of Allergy and Infectious Diseases
One-year project

Charles Sentman, Microbiology and Immunology

Dampening CAR Therapy-Induced Cytokine Storm with Anti-GM-CSF Antibodies
Sponsoring agency: 
Celdara Medical , LLC
One-year project

Joseph Rosen, Surgery

Program for Advancing Regenerative Medicines
Sponsoring agency: 
Rutgers State University
One-year project

Patricia Pioli, Obstetrics and Gynecology

Mechanisms of Macrophage Activation and Function in Scleroderma
Sponsoring agency: 
National Institute of Arthritis and Musculoskeletal and Skin Disease
One-year project

George O'Toole, Microbiology and Immunology

Testing the Efficacy of Mannitol or 5-FU in Combination with Tobramycin Using the Co-Culture Biofilm Model
Sponsoring agency: 
Novartis Pharmaceuticals Corporation
Five-month project

Eugene Nelson, The Dartmouth Institute for Health Policy & Clinical Practice
Joseph Rosen, Surgery

Cystic Fibrosis National Program
Sponsoring agency: 
Cystic Fibrosis Foundation
One-year project

Eugene Nattie, Physiology
Aihua Li, Physiology

CSF and the Central Chemical Control of Breathing
Sponsoring agency: 
National Heart , Lung , and Blood Institute
45-month project

Jason McLellan, Biochemistry

Structural and Biophysical Characterization of Prefusion-stabilized RSV F Glycoproteins and Their Interactions with Antibodies and Small Molecules
Sponsoring agency: 
Janssen R&D Ireland
Two-year project

Carmen Marsit, Pharmacology and Toxicology

Pediatric HIV/AIDS Cohort Study
Sponsoring agency: 
Tulane University Health Sciences Center
One-year project

Dean Madden, Biochemistry

Information Fusion in Biomolecular Structure and Motion Determination
Sponsoring agency: 
Johns Hopkins University
58-month project

Lloyd Kasper, Microbiology and Immunology

Evaluation of PSA in Mouse EAE Models, Development of a Pharmacokinetic Marker of PSA Effect, and Evaluation of PSA Using Human PBMCs
Sponsoring agency: 
Symbiotix Biotherapies , Inc.
One-year project

Lloyd Kasper, Microbiology and Immunology

Novel Commensal Polysaccharide Treats Multiple Sclerosis Through Treg Modulation
Sponsoring agency: 
Symbiotix Biotherapies , Inc
Nine-month project

Lloyd Kasper, Microbiology and Immunology
Javier Ochoa-Reparaz, Microbiology and Immunology

Teriflunomide Mediated Gut-Associated Immune Responses in EAE
Sponsoring agency: 
Genzyme Corporation
One-year project

Robert Cramer, Microbiology and Immunology

Hypoxia Adaptation and Fungal Virulence of Aspergillus fumigatus
Sponsoring agency: 
National Institute of Allergy and Infectious Diseases
Four-year project

Duane Compton, Biochemistry

Organization of the Mammalian Mitotic Spindle
Sponsoring agency: 
National Institute of General Medical Sciences
Four-year project

Marcus Coe, Orthopaedics

Utilizing Intra-Operative Interactive Video Capture with Google Glass™ for Immediate Post-Operative Resident Coaching
Sponsoring agency: 
American Board of Orthopaedic Surgery
One-year project

Ta Yuan Chang, Biochemistry

Impact of Myeloid ACAT1 Depletion on the Progression of Atherosclerosis and Xanthomatosis
Sponsoring agency: 
National Heart , Lung , and Blood Institute
Two-year project

David Bzik, Microbiology and Immunology
Barbara Fox, Microbiology and Immunology

Dense Granule Protein Virulence Factors in Toxoplasma Gondii Infection
Sponsoring agency: 
National Institute of Allergy and Infectious Diseases
Two-year project