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    January 26, 2004


The following grants were received through the UConn Health Center's Office of Grants and Contracts in November. 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
Biomaterials Center Bryers, J. National Institute of Biomedical Imaging & Bioengineering $248,257 9/02-8/04
Biomaterials That Promote Healing and Prevent Infection
Molecular Medicine Krebs, L. National Institute for Dental and Craniofacial Research $108,000 9/03-5/04
Genetics of Maxillary/ Mandibular Discrepancies
Medicine Shanley, J. National Institute on Alcohol Abuse & Alcoholism $1,000 8/01-7/04
Effects of Ethanol Consumption on Vaccine Responses
Medicine Dieckhaus, K. Yale University $79,798 6/02-5/04
Contingent Reinforcement of Compliance in Drug Users
Periodontology Dongari, A. University of Medicine & Dentistry of New Jersey $217,500 6/02-3/06
Bacteria-Host Cell Interactions in Periodontal Disease
Psychiatry Ford, J. Child Health and Development Institution of Connecticut $76,721 2/03-6/04
Implementing Evidence-Based Treatment for Youths
Genetics & Developmental Biology Helfand, S. Donaghue Foundation $128,684 1/00-12/04
Molecular Genetics of Aging
Psychiatry Hesselbrock, V. SUNY-Brooklyn $641,141 9/03-8/04
Collaborative Studies on the Genetics of Alcoholism
Surgery Kurtzman, S. University of Pittsburgh $2,500 2/97-1/05
NSABP Breast Cancer and Bowel Cancer Treatment
Surgery Kurtzman, S. Duke University $1,500 9/01-8/04
American College of Surgeons Oncology Group
Medicine Malchoff, C. R&C Patterson Trust $40,000 6/02-12/04
Positional Cloning of the FPTC/PRN Susceptibility Gene
Center for Immunotherapy of Cancer & Infectious Diseases McElhaney, J. Association of American Medical Colleges $99,998 10/03-9/04
Cytokines in Innate Immunity: Effect on CTL
Center for Immunotherapy of Cancer & Infectious Diseases McElhaney, J. Association of American Medical Colleges $32,210 7/03-9/03
Cytokines in Innate Immunity Effect on CTL
Preclinical Education Pfeiffer, C. Yale University $5,400 7/03-6/04
Grants for Physician Assistant Training
Genetics & Developmental Biology Reenan, R. Donaghue Foundation $118,973 1/02-12/06
Neurogenetics of Ion Channel Function and Dysfunction
Medicine Taxel, P. National Osteoporosis Foundation $57,000 9/03-8/04
The Role of Estrogen on Osteoclastogenesis in Hypogonadal Men
Medicine Dieckhaus, K. UConn, Storrs $6,122 9/03-6/04
Changing Art Adherence Behavioral
Community Medicine & Health Ungemack, J. Dept. of Mental Health & Addiction Svcs. $30,548 4/03-9/03
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