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  October 18, 2004


The following grants were received through the Health Center’s Office of Grants and Contracts in July. 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.

Principal Investigator
Primary Source
Award Total
Research – Federal
Neuroscience Antic, S. National Institute of Mental Health $272,972 7/04-5/05
Dopaminergic Modulation of Dentritic Excitability
Neuroscience Bansal, R. National Institute of Neurological Disorders & Stroke $344,375 7/03-6/05
FGF Receptors in Myelin Function & Disease
Center for Vascular Biology Hla, T. National Heart, Lung & Blood Institute $1,837,968 7/04-6/05
Interactive Signaling Modules in Vascular Remodeling
Psychiatry Kadde, R. National Institute on Drug Abuse $275,297 8/00-6/05
Contingency Management for Marijuana Dependence
Center on Aging Kenny, A. National Institute on Aging $362,500 9/01-6/05
Testosterone for Prevention of Fracture in Men with Osteoporosis
Molecular, Microbial, & Structural Biology King, S. General Medical Sciences $246,500 7/01-6/05
Systematic Structural Biology of Dynein
Genetics & Developmental Biology Mayer, B. National Cancer Institute $324,225 7/04-6/05
Functional Role of NCK and CRK Binding Interactions
Molecular, Microbial, & Structural Biology Peng, Z.-Y. National Institute of General Medical Sciences $253,750 7/03-6/05
Folding and Assembly of Ankyrin Repeat Proteins
Psychiatry Petry, N. National Institute on Drug Abuse $362,500 9/03-6/05
Training Therapists to Administer Contingency Management
Neuroscience Potashner, S. National Institute on Deafness & Other Communication Disorders $22,575 7/99-6/05
Neurotransmitters in the Auditory System
Microbial Pathogenesis Center Radolf, J. National Institute of Allergy & Infectious Diseases $373,421 4/01-5/05
Cutaneous Immune Response in Early Syphilis
Microbial Pathogenesis Center Radolf, J. National Institute of Allergy & Infectious Diseases $362,500 7/02-6/05
T. Pallidum Membrane Immunogens and Anti-Oxidant Defense
Biostructure & Function Upholt, W. National Institute of Dental & Craniofacial Research $2,592 7/03-6/04
Institutional Dentist Scientist Award
Medicine Vella, A. National Institute of Allergy & Infectious Diseases $362,500 7/04-6/05
Proinflammatory Cytokines Block T Cell Death in Vivo
Pediatric Dentistry Wang, Y.-H. National Institute of Dental & Craniofacial Research $72,500 7/03-6/05
Use of GFP Markers to Assess the Effect of PTH
Molecular, Microbial, & Structural Biology Weller, S. National Institute for Allergy & Infectious Diseases $67,989 4/00-3/05
HSV-1 Processing/Packaging Genes
Medicine Wu, C. National Heart, Lung & Blood Institute $326,250 9/02-6/05
Murine Cytomegalovirus Modulates Allergic Airway Disease
Prosthodontics Agar, J. American Academy of Fixed Prosthodontics $1,500 3/04-5/05
Comparison of Bonding Strength Between Casting with/without Opaque Porcelain
Surgery Albertsen, P. CTRC Research Foundation $3,200 9/01-5/13
The Selenium and Vitamin E Chemoprevention Trial (Select)
Genetics & Developmental Biology Bauer, J. American Federation for Aging Research Inc. $50,000 7/04-6/05
The Role of P53 in Life Span Extension
Medicine Cauley, L. American Lung Association $35,000 7/04-6/08
T Cell Activation and Inflammation in the Lungs
Medicine Dodge, K. American Heart Association $65,000 9/02-8/05
Makap Anchoring of Erk5 is Important for Induction of Cardiac Hypertrophy
Family Medicine Fifield, J. St. Francis Hospital and Medical Center $113,444 7/03-6/05
Hospital Churches Partnership Project
Family Medicine Fifield, J. Hill Health Corp. $11,557 7/04-6/05
Evaluation of Hill Health Center OAPP Grant
Neuroscience Kim, D Deafness Research Foundation $20,000 6/95-5/04
Adaptative Plasticity of the Barn-Owl Auditory Localization System
Surgery Kurtzman, S. University of Pittsburgh $400 6/95-5/04
NSABP Breast Cancer Prevention Trial
Surgery Kurtzman, S. University of Pittsburgh $1,950 2/97-1/05
NSABP Breast Cancer and Bowel Cancer Treatment
Cell Biology Mehlmann, L. The Lalor Foundation $35,000 7/04-6/05
Role of Calcium in LH Stimulated Oocyte Maturation
Medicine Moyo, V. Tufts University $2,000 7/94-12/04
ECOG Cooperative Outreach Program
Medicine Oncken, C. Duke University $24,162 5/04-4/05
Testing Pharmacological Therapies for Pregnant Smokers
Obstetrics & Gynecology Palley, J. Planned Parenthood League of CT $83,920 1/04-12/04
Family Planning Services
Obstetrics & Gynecology Palley, J. Planned Parenthood League of CT $17,221 10/03-9/04
New Britain Family Planning Services (State)
Genetics & Developmental Biology Plotnikov, S. American Heart Association $38,800 7/04-6/05
SMG Imaging: A Novel Method for Analysis of Sarcomere Structure
Center for Vascular Biology Shapiro, L. Susan G Komen Breast Cancer Foundation $250,000 5/04-4/07
Monitoring the Effectiveness of NSAIDS Chemoprevention in Breast Cancer
Pharmacology Stoilov, I. Sandler Program for Asthma Research $125,000 7/03-6/05
Asthma and the Cytochrome P450 System of the Lung
Child & Family Studies Program Bruder, M. Conn. Developmental Disabilities Council $2,925 1/04-12/04
Connecticut DD Council Publishing/Dissemination Activities
Medicine Dieckhaus, K. Department of Public Health $120,688 7/04-6/05
HIV Health Community Collaboration
Psychiatry Ford, J. Child Health & Development Institute of CT $18,910 10/03-9/04
Agreement for the Connecticut Center for Effective Practice
Center for Vascular Biology Han, K. UConn Storrs $64,439 5/02-4/05
Modeling Proteomic and Mass Spectrometry Data
Medical Dean’s Office Huntington, C. Department of Public Health $76,010 3/04-9/04
AHEC-DPH Obesity Prevention Project
Pediatrics Lapin, C. CT Children’s Medical Center $27,424 7/03-12/04
Children with Special Health Care Needs-Title V Program
Cell Biology Loew, L. UConn Storrs $68,461 5/02-4/05
Integrated Bioformatics Center for Cellular Biology
Genetics & Developmental Biology Rowe, D. UConn Storrs $69,262 5/02-4/05
Program II: Developing a Model Strategy to Assess the Genetic Control etc.
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