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    September 22, 2003


The following grants were received through the UConn Health Center's Office of Grants and Contracts in June. The list represents new awards as well as continuations. The list of grants is supplied to the Advance by the Health Center's Office of Grants and Contracts and is printed in one or more issues, according to the space available.

Department Principal
Sponsor Award Award Period
Federal Research
Pharmacology Amerik, A. National Cancer Institute $153,196 6/03-5/04
The Role of DOA4 in Membrane Protein Trafficking
Psychiatry Bauer, L. National Institute of Mental Health $487,710 9/99-5/04
Neuroimaging of HIV and Comorbid Disorders
Genetics & Developmental Biology Clark, S. National Institute of Arthritis/Musculoskeletal/Skin Diseases $290,000 9/01-5/04
Studies of Collagen Regulation in Two Murine Models
Physiology Fein, A. NSF-Physiology, Cellular & Molecular Biology $106,223 9/01-8/04
Mechanisms of Visual Excitation and Adaptation
Center for Vascular Biology Fong, G.-H. Heart, Lung & Blood Institute $362,500 7/01-5/04
Signaling Mechanisms of VEGF Receptor in Vasculogenesis
Prosthodontics Freilich, M. Dental Research $122,902 7/01-5/04
Evaluation of Fiber Biomaterials for Oral Implantology
Neuroscience. Hewett, S Neurological Disorders & Stroke $307,800 6/02-5/04
Excitotoxicity and Inflammation
Biochemistry King, G. NSF-Physiology, Cellular & Molecular Biology $147,451 5/03-4/04
Insecticide Design: Insights from Venomous Spiders
Psychiatry Kranzler, H. Alcohol & Alcoholism (NIAAA) $458,932 6/03-5/04
Sertraline Pharmacotherapy for Alcoholism Subtypes
>Medicine. Lefrancois, L Allergy and Infectious Diseases $290,000 8/02-5/04
CD8 T-Cell Activation and Migration in Vivo
Medicine Lorenzo, J. General Medical Sciences $573,345 6/03-5/04
Core Center for Musculoskeletal Research
Biochemistry Maciejewski, M. General Medical Sciences $145,000 9/97-8/03
NMR Structural of DNA Polymerase B
Medicine Mukherji, B. National Cancer Institute $248,681 8/99-5/04
T Cell Response to Genetically Engineered and Matured DC
Behavioral Sciences Pendrys, D. Dental Research $118,110 6/01-5/04
Risk for Enamel Fluorosis among Norwegian Children
Physiology Rodionov, V. General Medical Sciences $218,950 6/01-5/04
Self-Organization of the Radial Microtubule Array
Physiology Rodionov, V. General Medical Sciences $41,524 6/02-5/04
Self-Organization of the Radial Microtubule Array
Biochemistry Setlow, P. U.S. Army $15,000 7/02-12/03
Mechanisms of the Killing and Development of Spores of Bacillus Species
Neuroscience Zecevic, N. Neurological Disorders & Stroke $293,200 5/01-4/04
Cajal-Retzius Cells in Developing Cerebral Cortex
State Research
Center on Aging Fortinsky, R. Conn. State Independent Living $35,000 4/03-3/04
Connecticut State Independent Living Council Project
Medical Dean's Office Gould, B. Department of Public Health $15,000 9/00-6/03
Breast & Cervical Cancer Education/Tobacco Prevention Control
Physiology >Han, D. UConn-Storrs $62,858 5/02-5/04
Modeling Proteomic and Mass Spectrometry Data
Physiology Loew, L. UConn-Storrs $66,644 5/02-5/04
Integrated Biorormatics Center for Cellular Biology
Genetics & Developmental Biology Rowe, D. UConn-Storrs $68,787 5/02-5/04
Program II: Developing a Model Strategy to Assess the Genetic Control of Bone Mass in Mice

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