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Bench-to-Bedside and Back Program (BtB)

2018 Bench-to-Bedside and Back Program (BtB) Funded Projects

Projects Funded by Bench-to-Bedside and Back Program (BtB) Program Funds

Project Institute or Institution Investigators
ProAgio for the treatment of pancreatic cancer NCI: Alewine, Christine; Pastan, Ira; Figg, William
Georgia State University: Liu, Zhi-Ren
Commensal microbiota as possible pathobiont in autoinflammatory disease NEI: Caspi, Rachel; Raychaudhuri, Kumarkrishna; Mattapallil, Mary Joseph; Bishop, Rachel; Okeagu, Chinwenwa
NIAID: Strober, Warren; Fuss, Ivan; Goldbach-Mansky, Raphaela
University of Pittsburgh: St. Leger, Anthony
Virus-specific T Cell Therapy for Treatment of Chronic Norovirus Infection NIAID: Green, Lisbeth; Cohen, Jeff; Sosnovtsev, Stanislav; Han, Alison
Children's Research Institute: Bollard, Catherine; Hanley, Patrick; Hanajiri, Ryo
Novel CAR-T cells for the treatment of Chronic Lymphocytic Leukemia (CLL) NCI: Kovalovsky, Damian; Gress, Ronald; Pittaluga, Stefania
The Scripps Research Institute-Florida: Rader, Christoph
Malignant transformation in patients with inherited RUNX1 mutations NHGRI: Liu, Paul
NCI: Hickstein, Dennis
University of Chicago: Godley, Lucy
FDA: Cunningham, Lea
Efficacy of the SHINGRIX zoster vaccine in Chronic Lymphocytic Leukemia NHLBI: Wiestner, Adrian; Pleyer, Christopher; Sun, Clare; Ahn, Inhye
NIAID: Cohen, Jeff
University of Washington: Koelle, David; Laing, Kerry
Investigation of DNMT3A and TET2 mutations in leukemia and clonal expansion NHLBI: Zhao, Keji; Young, Neal; Hourigan, Christopher
NHGRI: Liu, Paul
NCI: Batchelor, Eric
Rapid culture-free pathogen identification by genoproteomics CC: Suffredini, Anthony; Dekker, John; Kovacs, Joseph
NIAID: Lionakis, Michail
NIDDK: Koop, Jeffrey
Walter Reed Army Institute of Research: McGann, Patrick T.

Projects Funded by the Office of AIDS Research (OAR)

Project Institute or Institution Investigators
Translationally-competent yet defective HIV-1 proviruses and inflammation NIAID: Imamichi, Hiromi; Lane, Clifford
University of Minnesota: Baker, Jason; Grund, Birgit
Role of CNS co-infections in HIV Viral Reservoirs NIAID: Sereti, Irini; Manion, Maura
NCI: Maldarelli, Frank
Frederick National Laboratory for Cancer Research: Deleage, Claire
University of Minnesota: Boulware, David; Nicol, Melanie; Rhein, Joshua
Makerere University: Meya, David

Project funded by the Office of Dietary Supplements (ODS)

Project Institute or Institution Investigators
NAD supplementation in Werner Syndrome NIA: Bohr, Vilhelm; Kariokkineth, Ajoy; Croteau, Deborah
Chiba University: Maezawa, Yoshiro

Project funded by the Intramural Research Program (Director's Challenge Award)

Project Institute or Institution Investigators
Localization of Epileptogenic Foci using Diffusion Weighted MRI CC: Butman, John
NINDS: Zaghloul, Kareem; Inati, Sara
NICHD: Basser, Peter
The Henry M. Jackson Foundation: Pham, Dzung

Project funded by the National Cancer Institute (NCI)

Project Institute or Institution Investigators
Intraprocedural cancer detection using enhanced ultrasound for intervention CC: Wood, Bradford; Xu, Sheng
NCI: Pinto, Peter; Choyke, Peter; Turkbey, Baris
Rensselaer Polytechnic Institute: Yan, Pingkun

Project funded by the National Institute on Minority Health and Health Disparities (NIMHD)

Project Institute or Institution Investigators
Tribal Turning Point: Metabolic Risk in American Indian Children NIDDK: Sinha, Madhumita
Joslin Diabetes Center: Kostic, Aleksandar

Project funded by the Office of Behavioral and Social Sciences Research (OBSSR)

Project Institute or Institution Investigators
Maintenance treatment with novel biased mu agonists for opioid addiction NIDA: Epstein, David
The Scripps Research Institute-Florida: Bohn, Laura
Research Triangle Institute: Blough, Bruce
Virginia Commonwealth University: Negus, Sidney; Banks, Matthew

Projects funded by the Office of Rare Diseases Research, National Center for Advancing Translational Sciences (ORDR/NCATS)

Project Institute or Institution Investigators
A novel therapy to improve antimicrobial function of neutrophils in CGD NIAID: Zerbe, Crista
University of North Dakota: Sharma, Jyotika
Human cell models and biomarkers of RYR1-related myopathies NIDA: Harvey, Brandon
NINR: Wires, Emily; Meilleur, Katherine
NCATS: Henderson, Mark
The Hospital for Sick Children: Dowling, James

Project funded by the Office of Research on Women's Health (ORWH)

Project Institute or Institution Investigators
HDAC and IAP inhibition for ovarian and pancreatic cancers NCI: Annunziata, Christina
Johns Hopkins University: Azad, Nilofer

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