Monthly Award Information

Monthly Award Information

September Graph


Month PI Name Sponsor Project Title Total
September 2019 Lanzaro, Gregory UC Riverside Safely engineering various classes of gene drives to control a major invasive disease vector Ae. aegypti $49,766
September 2019 Teh, Swee DoI Bureau of Reclamation Drivers of Delta Smelt health condition and reproduction $850,000
September 2019 Stanhope, Kimber NIH National Heart, Lung & Blood Institute (NHLBI) The effects of orange juice compared with sugar-sweetened beverage on risk factors and metabolic processes associated with the development of cardiovascular disease and type 2 diabetes $41,608
September 2019 Crossley, Beate USDA National Institute for Food and Agriculture (NIFA) NAHLN: CA $300,000
September 2019 Barker, Christopher DHHS Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) Pacific Southwest Regional Center of Excellence (COE) for Vector-Borne Disease Research at the University of California $148,595
September 2019 Morrison, Amy North Carolina State University Combining Aedes aegypti genomics and modeling to improve gene drive strategies and our understanding of resistance evolution $42,940
September 2019 Uzal, Francisco University of Pittsburgh Evaluating the Clostridium perfringens Agr-like Quorum Sensing System as a Therapeutic Target $113,825
September 2019 Westropp, Joellen Morris Animal Foundation Evaluation of the Efficacy of A Live E. coli Biotherapeutic Product (ASB212) for Recurrent and Multidrug Resistant Canine UTI $121,396
September 2019 Atwill, Edward PHS Food and Drug Administration (FDA) Western Center for Food Safety $1,599,000
September 2019 Teh, Swee DoI Bureau of Reclamation Evaluation of Cultured Delta Smelt Exposure to Contaminants from the Sacramento-San Joaquin River Delta $439,450
September 2019 Bird, Brian Colorado State University Rift Valley Fever Vaccine Assessment in Rhesus Macaques $149,851
September 2019 Foley, Janet DoD Uniformed Services University of the Health Sciences Mapping the virulence of Anaplasma phagocytophilum through transcriptional profiling in horses $32,910
September 2019 Westropp, Joellen Zomedica Pharmaceuticals Inc. Zomedica Bladder Stones Service Agreement $3,374
September 2019 Kol, Amir Morris Animal Foundation Developing induced pluripotent stem cell-derived cardiomyocytes for disease modeling of canine dilated cardiomyopathy $108,000
September 2019 Stern, Joshua Cytokinetics Inc Cytokinetics PK Study in Cats (N=8) $28,179
September 2019 Romney, Amie Mistletoe Foundation 2019 Mistletoe Research Fellowship - Unfettered Research Grant $10,000


Month PI Name Sponsor Project Title Total
August 2019 Avila, Felipe Alpaca Research Foundation Unraveling the genetic basis of congenital sensorineural deafness in blue-eyed white alpacas  $ 15,295.00
August 2019 Barboza Gardner, Mariana NIH National Institute of Diabetes, Digestive & Kidney Diseases (NIDDK) The Role of Leptin Receptor Glycosylation in Leptin Resistance and Obesity  $ 196,250.00
August 2019 Cowgill, Larry ImmutriX Therapetucis, Inc. Evaluation of The Hemocompatibility and Biocompatibility of the Immutrix Charcoal Hemoperfusion Cartridge In Vivo In Dogs  $ 137,665.45
August 2019 Ferreira, Fernanda California Department of Food and Agriculture Development of an economic tool to optimize mastitis management programs in California  $ 54,804.00
August 2019 Finno, Carrie American Association of Equine Practitioners Validation of an antemortem diagnostic test for equine neuroaxonal dystrophy (eNAD)  $ 19,891.00
August 2019 Goldstein, Tracey DoC National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration (NOAA) Diagnostic Testing Support for the Marine Mammal Health and Stranding Network and Unusual Mortality Events  $ 99,086.00
August 2019 Gonzalez, Eduardo NIH National Institute of Neurological Disorders & Stroke (NINDS) Evaluating microglial activation as a pathogenic mechanism contributing to persistent neurological damage following acute intoxication of the juvenile brain with diisopropylfluorophosphate (DFP)  $ 37,565.00
August 2019 Gunther-Harrington, Catherine Morris Animal Foundation Evaluating the safety and efficacy of clevidipine in dogs with congestive heart failure secondary to myxomatous mitral valve disease  $ 10,639.08
August 2019 Havel, Peter NIH National Heart, Lung  Blood Institute (NHLBI) Adverse Metabolic Effects Of Dietary Sugar: Ad Libitum vs Energy-Balanced Diets  $ 75,091.45
August 2019 Iyer, Smita NIH National Institute on Aging (NIA) Immune Mechanisms Underlying Age-Related Neurodegeneration in HIV Infection  $ 3,670,361.02
August 2019 Keil, Kimberly NIH National Institute of Environmental Health Sciences (NIEHS) PCB induced neurogenic inflammation mediates bladder dysfunction  $ 95,506.56
August 2019 Kim, Sung Jin Indapta Therapeutics Inc. Translational development of specialized NK cells for cancer immunotherapy  $ 90,528.00
August 2019 Kuroda, Marcelo Eastern Virginia Medical School Targeting Brain Macrophage Reservoirs of SIV during HAART  $ 345,395.09
August 2019 Li, Xunde PHS Food and Drug Administration (FDA) NARMS surveillance of antibiotic resistance in retail meat in southern California  $ 166,000.20
August 2019 Li, Xunde PHS Food and Drug Administration (FDA) NARMS expands surveillance of antimicrobial resistance in retail foods to Hawaii  $ 159,798.86
August 2019 McSorley, Stephen UC San Francisco Antigen export in M. Tuberculosis evasion of CD4 T Cells  $ 53,485.00
August 2019 Miller, Chris Dana-Farber Cancer Institute Prevention of HIV-1 transmission by CD4-mimetic small-molecule entry inhibitors  $ 347,963.18
August 2019 Pessah, Isaac Association of American Veterinary Medical Colleges (AAVMC) AAVMC FFAR Veterinary Student Research Fellow to Address Global Challenges in Food and Agriculture  $ 4,000.00
August 2019 Pitesky, Maurice USDA Foreign Agricultural Service Cochran Program for Moldova - Smallholder Poultry Development  $ 49,499.06
August 2019 Pitesky, Maurice California Department of Food and Agriculture Using Social Network Analysis (SNA), Risk Modeling, and Computational Linguistics to Better Understand Movement of Disease ad Information Related to Virulent Newcastle Disease  $ 431,406.25
August 2019 Poppenga, Robert PHS Food and Drug Administration (FDA) FDA FERN Cooperative Agreement Continuation Program  $ 336,000.00
August 2019 Ramsey, Jon NIH National Institutes of Health Office of the Director Home cage indirect respiration calorimeter, home cage food intake analyzer, bomb calorimeter, and NMR body composition analyzer for the assessment of murine energy balance  $ 517,072.00
August 2019 Sturges, Beverly Mayo Clinic/Mayo Foundation for Medical Education  Research Neurophysiologically-Based Brain State Tracking & Modulation in Focal Epilepsy  $ 80,322.77
August 2019 Thomasy, Sara Cleveland Clinic Lerner College of Medicine Development of new models of AMD  $ 46,320.00
August 2019 Wood, Joshua American College of Laboratory Animal Medicine Foundaiton (ACLAM) Novel methods to enhance genome editing by DNA insertion to reduce animal use in research  $ 29,001.00
August 2019 Zwingenberger, Allison Omniox Inc Development of PET imaging biomarkers to predict enhanced radiotherapy by a novel H-NOX oxygen carrier in glioblastoma  $ 528,742.13


Month PI Name Sponsor Project Title Total
July 2019 Baumgarth, Nicole NIH National Institutes of Health Office of the Director Comparative Medical Science Training Program  $ 330,637.08
July 2019 Cortopassi, Gino NIH National Institutes of Health Center for Scientific Review (Proposals Only--No Awards) Pharmacodynamics and in vivo efficacy of fumarate for mitochondrial disease in vivo  $ 365,389.10
July 2019 Depenbrock, Sarah California Department of Food and Agriculture Prevalence of in-vitro phenotypic antibiotic resistance in respiratory bacterial isolates from weaned dairy heifers in California with and without respiratory disease and the association with farm level management variables and enteric bacterial minimum i  $ 147,996.00
July 2019 Gilardi, Kirsten Mitsubishi Group SeaDoc Workshops  $ 33,000.00
July 2019 Gunther-Harrington, Catherine American College of Veterinary Internal Medicine Evaluating the safety and efficacy of clevidipine in dogs with congestive heart failure secondary to myxomatous mitral valve disease  $ 734.00
July 2019 Kuroda, Marcelo NIH National Institute of Allergy and Infectious Diseases (NIAID) Effects of Opioids on SIV Reserviors in Brain Macrophages of Rhesus Macaques  $ 47,390.45
July 2019 Lehenbauer, Terry USDA National Institute for Food and Agriculture (NIFA) BRD 2019: Challenges and Opportunities for Reducing the Incidence of Bovine Respiratory Disease.  $ 10,000.00
July 2019 Lein, Pamela NIH National Institute of Neurological Disorders  Stroke (NINDS) Novel Anticonvulsant and Neuroprotective Therapies for TETS and OP Intoxication  $ 150,000.46
July 2019 Martinez Lopez, Beatriz USDA National Institute for Food and Agriculture (NIFA) GeoVet 2019: international conference of spatial epidemiology, geostatistics and GIS applied to veterinary medicine  $ 10,000.00
July 2019 McCowan, Brenda NIH National Institute of General Medical Science (NIGMS) Determining the Dynamic Influence of Social Networks on Development and Health  $ 529,050.00
July 2019 McCowan, Brenda Emory University Improving Stability and Reproduction in Rhesus Colonies by Manipulating Sex Ratio  $ 91,865.00
July 2019 Miller, Chris Stanford University Estrogen reverses progestin-mediated increases in susceptibility to genital virus pathogens  $ 391,711.09
July 2019 Miller, Lisa UC San Francisco Epithelial Stem Cells as Repair Agents in Diffuse Alveolar Damage  $ 88,387.10
July 2019 Roberts, Jeffrey NIH National Institute of Allergy and Infectious Diseases (NIAID) Cohen Research Animals  $ 2,462.68
July 2019 Sacks, Benjamin International Gorilla Conservation Programme Genetic analysis of mountain gorilla fecal samples for the survey in Bwindi Impenetrable National Park, Uganda and Sarambwe Nature Reserve, DRC  $ 101,265.75
July 2019 Soto Martinez, Esteban California Department of Fish and Wildlife Statewide Fish Disease Research Program  $ 224,999.10
July 2019 Teh, Swee State Water Contractors Toxicity Evaluation of Delta water in relation to outflow conditions and augmentation actions on Delta Smelt - 2019 Fall outflow  $ 272,516.40
July 2019 Van Winkle, Laura NIH National Institute of Environmental Health Sciences (NIEHS) Postnatal Ozone and Altered Lung Growth  $ 235,500.00