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The following grants were received by the Research Foundation in May:

(Those with UConn listed as a source represent a distribution of a larger federal award to the University.)

Department Researcher Amount Source
Allied Health Pouran Faghri $50,000 Hospital for Special Care
Evaluation of Central Hemodynamics and Spasticity in Spinal Cord Injured During Standing Using Functional Neuromuscular Stimulation
Ecology and Evolutionary Biology Eric Schultz $1,900 American Wildlife Research Foundation
Nutritional Status and Timing of Reproduction in the California Golden Trout
Ecology and Evolutionary Biology Christine Simon $46,115 NSF-Division of Environmental Biology
SGER: Collection of Co-Emergence of 13- and 17-Year Periodical Cicadas
Ecology and Evolutionary Biology Charles Yarish $13,860 UConn-Sea Grant Program (redistr.)
Integrated Aquaculture of Nori (Porphyra); Field, Culture and Nutrition Studies in Support of a New England Nori Aquaculture Program
Molecular and Cell Biology Michael Lynes $148,123 PHS-NIH-Environmental Health Sciences
Mechanism of Metal Mediated Immunosuppression
Molecular and Cell Biology Antonio Romano $88,000 U.S. Dept. of Energy
Sugar Transport and Metabolism in Thermotoga
Marine Sciences Institute Peter Auster $30,000 U.S. Geological Survey
Integrating Sedimentological and Biological Variation for Mapping Seafloor Habitats: Third Year Studies
Natural Resources John Barclay $40,000 U.S. Dept. of Interior
Management and Engineering — Quality of Long Island Sound National Wildlife Refuges as Wintering Habitat for Greater Scaup
Natural Resources Robert Neumann $40,000 Conn. Dept. of Environmental
A Study of Mercury in Freshwater Fish from Connecticut Lakes
Natural Resources Robert Neumann $40,000 Conn. Dept. of Environmental
A Preliminary Study of Chlordane in Largemouth Bass from Connecticut Lakes
Nutritional Sciences Mary McGrane $106,166 PHS-NIH-Diabetes & Digestive & Kidney Diseases
Retinoid Regulation of Gene Expression in Transgenic Mice
Plant Science Richard Ashley $40,000 Univ. of Vermont
Nitrogen Management for Pumpkins and Squash
Plant Science Gerald Berkowitz $100,000 NSF-Division of Molecular & Cellular Biosciences
Molecular and Biochemical Analysis of a Plant K+ Channel Beta Subunit
Total life sciences this listing $744,164
Art Sal Scalora $1,500 Conn. Humanities Council
Exploring Cultural Connections in Lousiana and Haiti
Total humanities and fine arts this listing $1,500
Avery Point Campus Carol Anderson $25,000 Barringer Instruments Inc.
Ionmobility Spectrometer Bacteria Study
Cooperative Extension Stephen Broderick $43,452 USDA-Smith-Lever-430
Renewable Resource Extension Act
Cooperative Extension Norman Gauthier $3,000 USDA-Smith-Lever-430
Home and Garden Center
Cooperative Extension Sharon Gray $11,838 UConn Health Center
Provision of Nutrition Services to Families of Children with Phenylketonuria at UConn Health Center
Public Safety Robert S. Hudd $7,680 Conn. Dept. of Transportation
1998 expanded DUI enforcement program
Total Other this listing $90,970