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Seed Grant


Congratulations to the 2014 Seed Grant Winners

Maged Henary

Chemistry

Development of dual purpose diagnostic and therapeutic agents for brain tumor treatment based on quadruplex DNA recognition and binding

 $30,000

Elliott Albers

NI

Collection of preliminary data for the Silvio O. Conte centers for basic or translational mental health research proposal (Social behavior neural network coding and sex disparities in mental health)

 $30,000

Chuck Derby

NI

Molecular characterization of chemoreceptor proteins in crustaceans through transcriptomics and in situ hybridization

 $29,892

Nancy Forger

NI

The role of microglia in developmental neuronal cell death

 $29,792

Raj Sunderraman

Computer Science

Text-mining and databse tools for cognitive neuroscience

 $30,000

Donald Edwards

NI

The role of reafference in crayfish posture and locomotion

 $30,000

Igor Belykh

Math

Abnormal synchrony in evolving brain networks

 $30,000

Mukesh Dhamala

Physics & Astronomy

Neural basis of musical improvisation

 $29,000

Deb Baro

Biology

Creation of a crustacean microRNA database

 $30,000

Paul Katz

NI

A novel approach for identifying ligands of orphaned receptors

 $30,000