Monthly Award Information

November 2020 Graph

January

Month PI Name Sponsor Project Title Total
January 2021 Gareau, Melanie NIH National Center for Complementary and Integrative Health Probiotics and the Microbiota-Gut-Brain Axis $344,468
January 2021 Murphy, Christopher NIH National Eye Institute (NEI) Mechanotransduction in corneal disorders $350,730
January 2021 Miller, Lisa Childrens Hospital Medical Center of Cincinnati Innovative Models for Preterm Labor-Perinatal Infection and Inflammation Collaborative $159,791
January 2021 Shapiro, Karen USDA National Institute for Food and Agriculture (NIFA) Simultaneous Detection, Viability Discrimination, and Quantitative Risk Assessment of Shellfish-Borne Protozoan Pathogens $480,000
January 2021 Yellowley-Genetos, Clare NIH National Institute of Arthritis, Musculoskeletal & Skin Diseases (NIAMS) HIFs in osteocytes $44,530
January 2021 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 $7,200
January 2021 Barker, Christopher Colorado State University West Nile virus control through mosquitocidal avian bloodmeals $103,740
January 2021 Saeij, Jeroen NIH National Institute of Allergy and Infectious Diseases (NIAID) Genome-wide CRISPR/Cas9-mediated loss-of-function screens to identify Toxoplasma genes that determine fitness in gamma interferon-stimulated human cells $196,250
January 2021 Saeij, Jeroen NIH National Institute of Allergy and Infectious Diseases (NIAID) Synthetic lethality screens in a nutrient sensitized Toxoplasma strain to identify novel proteins that mediate nutrient acquisition in chronic Toxoplasma infection $196,250
January 2021 Saeij, Jeroen NIH National Institute of Allergy and Infectious Diseases (NIAID) Identification of the mechanism by which Toxoplasma activates the NLRP1 inflammasome $196,250
January 2021 Hodzic, Emir Johns Hopkins University Eradication of Borrelia Persisters for More Effective Treatment of Persistent Lyme Disease $60,132
January 2021 Dedkova, Elena NIH National Heart, Lung & Blood Institute (NHLBI) Fumarate drugs rescue cardiac dysfunction in mouse models of Friedreich's ataxia $347,607
January 2021 Lein, Pamela NIH National Institute of Environmental Health Sciences (NIEHS) Molecular and Cellular Basis of PCB Developmental Neurotoxicity $642,317
January 2021 Tell, Lisa Thornton S. Glide, Jr. and Katrina D. Glide Foundation UC Davis Hummingbird Health and Conservation Program: Sample Collection and Freezer Storage of Carcasses for Hummingbird Health and Conservation Studies $16,000
January 2021 Vernau, Karen The Winn Feline Foundation Feline Primary Congenital Hypothyroidism: Establishing Normal Reference Intervals and Treatment Guidelines $35,000
January 2021 Smith, Martin California Department of Food and Agriculture Addressing On-Farm Antimicrobial Drug Use Practices through A Community of Practice-Based Approach $359,915
January 2021 Barker, Christopher Public Health Foundation Enterprises Incorporated (PHFE) Arbovirus Surveillance and Response for California $79,244
January 2021 Johnson, Lynelle American Veterinary Medical Association (AVMA) Weekly Book Circle (January-July 2021) $1,000

December

Month PI Name Sponsor Project Title Total
December 2020 Skorupski, Katherine Petco Foundation Petco Foundation & Blue Buffalo Foundation Cancer Treatment Support Fund $75,000
December 2020 Osburn, Bennie The Center for Rural Development Rural Domestic Preparedness Consortium $15,701
December 2020 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 $47,946
December 2020 Van Winkle, Laura NIH National Institute of Environmental Health Sciences (NIEHS) Postnatal Ozone and Altered Lung Growth $196,250
December 2020 Arzi, Natalia Wake Forest University Health Sciences Evaluation of Partial Flow Strategies in Hemorrhage and Endovascular Variable Aortic Control $15,400
December 2020 Aly, Sharif UC Agriculture and Natural Resources Demonstration and outreach for control of stable flies and cattle bunching on California dairies $1,668
December 2020 Li, Ronald Morris Animal Foundation Platelet activation and hemosatsis in dogs with pre-capillary pulmonary hypertension $10,201
December 2020 Rumbeiha, Wilson NIH National Institute of General Medical Science (NIGMS) ToxMSDT: An Innovative Toxicology Pathway mentoring program targeting underrepresented STEM students $3,234
December 2020 Dedkova, Elena American Heart Association Fumarate drugs rescue cardiac dysfunction in mouse models of Friedreich's ataxia $300,000
December 2020 Gallardo, Rodrigo Iowa State University False layer syndrome in hens, prevention strategies and their long-term effects $120,000
December 2020 Statham, James DoI Bureau of Land Management (BLM) Development of DNA metabarcoding tools for dietary analyses of the endangered blunt-nosed leopard lizard $88,000
December 2020 Li, Ronald Morris Animal Foundation Evaluation of shear-induced platelet activation, neutrophil extracellular trap formation and thrombosis in cats using an in vitro microfluidic model of cardiogenic arterial thromboembolism $99,043
December 2020 Shapiro, Karen USDA National Institute for Food and Agriculture (NIFA) Viable Protozoan Pathogen Dynamics In Oysters And Associated Risk To Shellfish Consumers $480,000
December 2020 Sparger, Ellen The Winn Feline Foundation Characterization of Myeloid Cell Phenotypes and Frequencies in Feline Cancers and Infectious Disease $20,000
December 2020 Stern, Joshua The Winn Feline Foundation Effects of dual antithrombotic therapy using rivaroxaban and clopidogrel on platelet function and coagulation parameters in cats. $18,801
December 2020 Coffey, Lark Coachella Valley Mosquito and Vector Control District Evaluating mosquito excreta as an early warning system for arbovirus surveillance in remote locations $37,210
December 2020 Pusterla, Nicola Boehringer Ingelheim Vetmedica Inc Investigation of the role of horses in the COVID-19 pandemic $15,000
December 2020 Pusterla, Nicola Boehringer Ingelheim Vetmedica Inc Investigation of three novel equine parvoviruses in nasal secretions of healthy horses and horses with acute onset of fever and respiratory signs $15,000
December 2020 Jay-Russell, Michele California Department of Food and Agriculture Produce Safety - Analytical Laboratory Services $150,000
December 2020 Reagan, Krystle Mars, Incorporated Use of wearable activity sensor and machine learning methods to monitor treatment of immune mediated polyarthritis in dogs $81,590
December 2020 Dedkova, Elena Friedreichs Ataxia Research Alliance Cardiac benefit of drugs that stimulate Nrf2 and HCA2 pathways in Friedreich's ataxia $300,000
December 2020 Iyer, Smita Cornell University Immunologic and virologic determinants of congenital Cytomegalovirus transmission and disease in rhesus monkeys $478,255
December 2020 Teh, Swee State Water Contractors Evaluation of spring outflow to larval Delta Smelt (Hypomesus transpacificus) health and condition $272,504
December 2020 Kent, Michael American Veterinary Medical Association (AVMA) Certificate for Diversity and Inclusion in Veterinary Medicine $1,000
December 2020 Jandrey, Karl American Veterinary Medical Association (AVMA) The Healer's Art Faculty Development Training Workshop $1,000

November

Month PI Name Sponsor Project Title Total
November 2020 Pandey, Pramod California Department of Parks and Recreation Contract C1670803 $1,700,000
November 2020 Grahn, Robert California Emergency Management Agency PAUL COVERDELL FORENSIC SCIENCE IMPROVEMENT PROGRAM $51,861
November 2020 Gallardo, Rodrigo USDA Animal and Plant Health Inspection Service (APHIS) Newcastle disease quality assurance program linked with vaccination for game bird owners $349,834
November 2020 Berryhill, Emily SANGUIS DIAGNOSTIC CORPORATION Validation of a novel point-of-care assay for insulin concentrations in horses $26,494

October

Month PI Name Sponsor Project Title Total
October 2020 Miller, Lisa UC San Francisco Epithelial Stem Cells as Repair Agents in Diffuse Alveolar Damage $87,209
October 2020 Teh, Swee DoI Bureau of Reclamation Drivers of Delta Smelt health condition and reproduction $850,000
October 2020 Morrison, Amy North Carolina State University Combining Aedes aegypti genomics and modeling to improve gene drive strategies and our understanding of resistance evolution $44,425
October 2020 Thomasy, Sara Baylor College of Medicine Novel model systems for the study of cone disorders and other heritable retinal diseases $791,292
October 2020 Kuroda, Marcelo Eastern Virginia Medical School Targeting of SIV Macrophage Reservoirs in the CNS by CSF1R Inhibition $429,614
October 2020 Atwill, Edward PHS Food and Drug Administration (FDA) Western Center for Food Safety $1,999,000
October 2020 Cortopassi, Gino NIH National Institute on Aging (NIA) Investigations of targets, mechanisms, and optimal delivery of therapeutic ketosis for functional longevity and treatment of Alzheimer's disease $58,304
October 2020 Miller, Chris St. Jude Children's Research Hospital Pan-influenza mRNA vaccine $208,281
October 2020 Uzal, Francisco University of Pittsburgh NanI Sialidase: Effects on Clostridium perfringens enterotoxin activity and contributions to C. perfringens type F infection $98,125
October 2020 Smith, Woutrina United States Agency for International Development (USAID) One Health Workforce: Next Generation $1,298,159
October 2020 Pitesky, Maurice Iowa State University Integrating vegetable, poultry, and cover cropping practices to develop resilient organic production systems $303,826
October 2020 Morrison, Amy University of Michigan ZIKA AND DENGUE CO-CIRCULATION UNDER ENVIRONMENTAL CHANGE AND URBANIZATION $18,672
October 2020 Rumbeiha, Wilson NIH National Institute of General Medical Science (NIGMS) ToxMSDT: An Innovative Toxicology Pathway mentoring program targeting underrepresented STEM students $482,584
October 2020 Brown, C NIH National Institutes of Health Office of the Director Large-scale annotation-free disease correlation analysis of the iHMP $304,918
October 2020 Jay-Russell, Michele University of Florida 2020 USDA SCRI PRE-Scientific Challenges and Cost-Effective Management of Risks Associated with Implementation of Produce Safety Regulations $500,000
October 2020 Sacks, Benjamin DoI United States Fish and Wildlife Service (USFWS) Sierra Nevada red fox $49,993
October 2020 Kent, Michael EARLI INC. An Open Label, Single Dose, Dose Escalation Study to Evaluate the In Vivo Safety and Pharmacodynamics of EARLI-001 in Canines with Locally Advanced or Metastatic Cancer $27,515
October 2020 Soto Martinez, Esteban Mississippi State University Investigation the Epidemiology of Edwardsiella piscicida-Septicemia in Hybrid Catfish and Other Commercially Important Fish Species in the Southern United States $6,500
October 2020 Lima, Fabio Zoetis Determining bioactivity of nerve growth factor-? purified from Bull seminal plasma in bovine in theca and granulosa cells $39,211

September

Month PI Name Sponsor Project Title Total
September 2020 Pessah, Isaac National Science Foundation (NSF) Mechanisms of marine organohalogen bioaccumulation and neurotoxicity $84,780
September 2020 Clothier, Kristin PHS Food and Drug Administration (FDA) Microbiology testing support for VetLIRN $27,800
September 2020 Van Winkle, Laura University of Arizona Human CYP2A and respiratory tract xenobiotic toxicity $101,012
September 2020 Iyer, Smita NIH National Institute on Aging (NIA) Immune Mechanisms Underlying Age-Related Neurodegeneration in HIV Infection $780,502
September 2020 Ramsey, Jon NIH National Institute on Aging (NIA) Ketogenic diet approaches to slow disease progression in a rat model of Alzheimer's disease $235,500
September 2020 Lein, Pamela NIH National Institute on Aging (NIA) Inhibiting AD Inflammation with a Novel Class of Small Molecule PAI-1 Antagonists $235,500
September 2020 Bird, Brian USDA Agricultural Research Service (ARS) Crimean Congo hemorrhagic fever virus surveillance in Tanzania and Sierra Leone $327,314
September 2020 Rumbeiha, Wilson USDA Animal and Plant Health Inspection Service (APHIS) CA 19 PPA Inorganic Bromide $20,000
September 2020 Reardon, Colin Silicon Valley Community Foundation Neuro-immune control of inflammation induced organ dysfunction $350,000
September 2020 Sacks, Benjamin DoI United States Fish and Wildlife Service (USFWS) Whole genome sequencing of historical museum red wolf specimens to obtain unbiased ancestry informative markers to quantify red wolf ancestry in southeastern Canis $243,863
September 2020 Chen, Xinbin NIH National Cancer Institute (NCI) UC Davis Comparative Oncology Training Program $338,546
September 2020 Saeij, Jeroen NIH National Eye Institute (NEI) Identification of Toxoplasma genes that mediate its colonization of the eye $235,500
September 2020 Ziccardi, Michael DoI United States Fish and Wildlife Service (USFWS) Improving Capacity for Responding to Oiled Sea Otters Through Development of a Collaborative Training Program $97,847
September 2020 Goldstein, Tracey DoI United States Fish and Wildlife Service (USFWS) Diagnostic Testing Support for the Marine Mammal Health and Stranding Network and Unusual Mortality Events $83,816
September 2020 Li, Xunde PHS Food and Drug Administration (FDA) Enhancing NARMS surveillance of antibiotic resistance in retail foods in Hawaii $166,835
September 2020 Li, Xunde PHS Food and Drug Administration (FDA) Extending NARMS surveillance of antibiotic resistance in retail foods in California $166,835
September 2020 Poppenga, Robert PHS Food and Drug Administration (FDA) Leveraging Unique Capabilities and Capacities for Chemical Analyses of Diverse Food and Feed Matrices in Support of an Integrated Food Safety System $385,000
September 2020 Tell, Lisa USDA National Institute for Food and Agriculture (NIFA) FARAD, aka Food Animal Residue Avoidance Databank $845,000
September 2020 Martinez Lopez, Beatriz National Science Foundation (NSF) NSF Convergence Accelerator- Track D: Data-driven disease control and prevention in veterinary health $944,875
September 2020 Foley, Janet DoI United States Fish and Wildlife Service (USFWS) Habitat restoration for Amargosa vole $99,971
September 2020 Sacks, Benjamin Rocky Mountain Elk Foundation University of California Davis - Statewide Elk Genetics Study $60,000
September 2020 Stern, Joshua Myokardia, Inc RNA Sequencing in Feline Hypertrophic Cardiomyopathy $69,535
September 2020 Miller, Chris American Association of Tissue Banks Investigating the Presence of Virus in Tissues from Donors Testing Positive for SARS-CoV-2 (COVID-19) $71,674
September 2020 Rossow, Heidi California Dairy Research Foundation (Independent) Precision and accuracy of cow side tests for quarter SCC $38,200
September 2020 Sacks, Benjamin DoI United States Fish and Wildlife Service (USFWS) Extension of noninvasive genetic survey for the Sierra Nevada red fox DPS $15,000
September 2020 Okello, Emmanuel California Department of Food and Agriculture Promoting continuous Education on Antimicrobial Stewardship in Veterinary Medicine $5,000
September 2020 Iyer, Smita George Mason University Understanding Protective Immunity and Long-term Inflammatory Consequences of COVID-19 Infection $200,000
September 2020 Shapiro, Karen Association of American Veterinary Medical Colleges (AAVMC) AAVMC FFAR Veterinary Research Fellow to Address Global Changes in Food and Agriculture $16,000
September 2020 Ziccardi, Michael UC Davis Oiled Wildlife Care Netowrk - Research to Support the Effects of Oil on Wildlife FY 2020-2021 $2,500,000
September 2020 Kent, Michael HT Bioimaging Master Agreement HT BioImaging System for the non-invasive detection of tumors in dogs $76,064

August

Month PI Name Sponsor Project Title Total
August 2020 Iyer, Smita NIH National Institute of Allergy and Infectious Diseases (NIAID) Role of female genital mucosa associated CD4 T cells in vaccine-induced HIV Susceptibility (COVID SUPPLEMENT ADDED) $196,250
August 2020 Roberts, Jeffrey Gritstone Oncology, Inc. Heterologous Prime/Boost Study in Rhesus Macaques $41,412
August 2020 Roberts, Jeffrey Gritstone Oncology, Inc. Heterologous Prime/Boost Study in Rhesus Macaques $199,015
August 2020 Gilardi, Kirsten Mitsubishi Group SeaDoc Workshops $75,000
August 2020 Uzal, Francisco University of Pittsburgh Mechanism of action of C. perfringens enterotoxin $16,535
August 2020 Johnson, Christine NIH National Institute of Allergy and Infectious Diseases (NIAID) EpiCenter for Emerging Infectious Disease Intelligence $1,677,787
August 2020 Bain, Melissa The Winn Feline Foundation Development and Initial Validation of a Frailty Scale for Domestic cats $20,000
August 2020 Lima, Fabio USDA National Institute for Food and Agriculture (NIFA) Integrating host genome and rumen microbiome to improve milk production efficiency in dairy cattle $471,902
August 2020 Goldstein, Tracey DoC National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration (NOAA) Diagnostic Testing Support for the Marine Mammal Health and Stranding Network and Unusual Mortality Events $99,554
August 2020 Rogers-Bennett, Laura National Science Foundation (NSF) Collaborative Research: The effects of marine heatwaves on reproduction, larval transport and recruitment in sea urchin metapopulations $284,007
August 2020 Kent, Michael EARLI INC. An Open Label, Single Dose, Dose Escalation Study to Evaluate the In Vivo Safety and Pharmacodynamics of EARLI-001 in Canines with Locally Advanced or Metastatic Cancer $91,647
August 2020 Barker, Christopher Public Health Foundation Enterprises Incorporated (PHFE) California Emerging Infections Program: Arbovirus Part B $170,440

July

Month PI Name Sponsor Project Title Total
July 2020 Baumgarth, Nicole NIH National Institutes of Health Office of the Director Comparative Medical Science Training Program $281,926
July 2020 McCowan, Brenda Emory University Improving Stability and Reproduction in Rhesus Colonies by Manipulating Sex Ratio $33,408
July 2020 Miller, Chris Dana-Farber Cancer Institute Prevention of HIV-1 transmission by CD4-mimetic small-molecule entry inhibitors $351,903
July 2020 Cortopassi, Gino NIH National Institute of Neurological Disorders & Stroke (NINDS) Pharmacodynamics and in vivo efficacy of fumarate for mitochondrial disease in vivo $426,630
July 2020 Skorupski, Katherine UC San Francisco Targeting STAT3 to Enhance Anti-tumor Immunity $119,394
July 2020 Burton, Jenna Arizona State University The VACCS (Vaccination Against Canine Cancer Study) Trial: A randomized, blinded, placebo-controlled field study to determine the efficacy and safety of a multivalent DNA and peptide based vaccine to prevent spontaneous neoplasia in dogs $867,046
July 2020 Wittenburg, Luke NIH National Institutes of Health Office of the Director Defining the role of core binding factor protein interactions in osteosarcoma $135,081
July 2020 Van Winkle, Laura University of Arizona Mechanisms of Naphthalene Toxicity in Lung $150,533
July 2020 Connon, Richard Oregon State University An evaluation of sublethal and latent pyrethroid toxicity across a salinity gradient in two Delta fish species $29,860
July 2020 Lein, Pamela NIH National Institute of Neurological Disorders & Stroke (NINDS) Identifying Molecular Targets for the Proconvulsant Activity of TETS $186,958
July 2020 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) $38,497
July 2020 Adaska, John California Department of Food and Agriculture ATF-For Negotiation Team-***AHMAD*** $1,794,489
July 2020 Chen, Xinbin NIH National Institute of General Medical Science (NIGMS) UC Davis DVM/PhD Medical Scientist Training Program $249,984
July 2020 Reardon, Colin NIH National Institute of Allergy and Infectious Diseases (NIAID) Role of sensory neurons in host resistance to enteric bacterial pathogens $193,110
July 2020 Connon, Richard California Department of Fish and Wildlife Impacts of storm-driven contaminants on larval delta smelt and the community scale adaptive capacity of prey items to handle those stressors $659,991
July 2020 Brown, C National Science Foundation (NSF) BBSRC-NSF/BIO/Collaborative Proposal: genomeRxiv: a microbial whole-genome database and diagnostic marker design resource for classification, identification, and data sharing $297,294
July 2020 Zhang, Jin UC Tobacco-Related Disease Research Program Exploring DNA Polymerase Eta as a Target to Overcome the Resistance to Platinum-based Drugs in NSCLC $514,000
July 2020 Stern, Joshua Triviumvet Designated Activity Company Double-blind, randomized, placebo-controlled study of a novel veterinary rapamycin product in cats with subclinical hypertrophic cardiomyopathy (HCM) $131,475

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