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Los Angeles County, Calif., funds by Health and Human Services, Department of

Listing $677,442,350.79 in stimulus funds from Health and Human Services, Department of for Los Angeles

Note: For some programs where states do not report where money will be distributed across the state, we do not have the allocation for individual counties. Those programs include: Medicaid, unemployment benefits and food stamps. Those amounts are included in the totals for where the state agency receiving that money is located.

Amount refers to both the amount of stimulus funding going toward the project and the face value of the loan.

Recipient Amount Description Federal Dept./Agency Date
LOCAL INITIATIVE HEALTH AUTHORITY FOR LOS ANGELES COUNTY $16,874,318 ARRA - Health Information Technology Extension Program This award is for Regional Extenstion Center activities given to the Local Health Authority of Los Angeles to facilitate the purchase and meaningful use of electronic health records by 3000 priority primary care providers in Los Angeles County. T... Show more Health and Human Services, Department of 4/06/2010
UNIVERSITY OF CALIFORNIA, LOS ANGELES $14,920,230 National Center for Research Resources, Recovery Act Construction Support This ARRA C06 project will renovate more than 40,000 gross square feet of existing space in the heart of the UCLA biomedical campus to create the Integrative Phenotyping Center for Neuropsychiatry (IPCN). High-throughput strate... Show more National Institutes of Health 3/25/2010
UNIVERSITY OF CALIFORNIA, LOS ANGELES $14,920,230 National Center for Research Resources, Recovery Act Construction Support This ARRA C06 project will renovate more than 40,000 gross square feet of existing space in the heart of the UCLA biomedical campus to create the Integrative Phenotyping Center for Neuropsychiatry (IPCN). High-throughput strate... Show more National Institutes of Health 3/31/2010
LOS ANGELES UNIFIED SCHOOL DIST. $14,693,253 ARRA Child Care and Development Block Grant Title: ARRA Supplemental Funding for Child Care and Development Fund (CCDF); Description: Provide child care financial assistance to low-income working families and fund activities to improve the quality of child care.
This spending item is part of a $220,273,864 allocation. See details
Administration for Children and Families 4/09/2009
JOHN WAYNE CANCER INSTITUTE $13,526,643 Trans-NIH Recovery Act Research Support The overall purpose of this award was to fund the conduct of an in-progress research study. The purpose of the research study is to find out if melanoma can be treated by removing only a few lymph nodes (called ?sentinel nodes?) from a lymph basin (calle
This spending item is part of a $14,359,357 allocation. See details
National Institutes of Health 9/30/2009
CITY OF LOS ANGELES $12,702,347 ARRA - Community Services Block Grant The Community Services Block Grant (CSBG) American Recovery and Reinvestment Act (ARRA) funding appropriated $89 million to support the activities provided by 60 California CSBG eligible entities. The CSBG eligible entities are comprised of local governme
This spending item is part of a $89,150,062 allocation. See details
Administration for Children and Families 4/10/2009
LOS ANGELES, COUNTY OF $11,602,340 ARRA - Community Services Block Grant The Community Services Block Grant (CSBG) American Recovery and Reinvestment Act (ARRA) funding appropriated $89 million to support the activities provided by 60 California CSBG eligible entities. The CSBG eligible entities are comprised of local governme
This spending item is part of a $89,150,062 allocation. See details
Administration for Children and Families 4/10/2009
LOS ANGELES BIOMEDICAL RESEARCH INSTITUTE AT HARBOR-UCLA MEDICAL CENTER $9,711,810 National Center for Research Resources, Recovery Act Construction Support The goal of the proposed research construction project is to provide an optimal environment at Los Angeles Biomedical Research Institute (LA BioMed) in which to conduct collaborative, interdiscliplinary, translational research ... Show more National Institutes of Health 3/25/2010
CEDARS-SINAI MEDICAL CENTER $9,552,872 Trans-NIH Recovery Act Research Support DESCRIPTION (provided by applicant): Cedars-Sinai Medical Center has recently completed a $15 million seismic upgrade to the SS Building (SSB), currently a mixed-use facility. We now request the NIH to partner with us to redirect space in SSB for translat National Institutes of Health 3/31/2010
UNIVERSITY OF SOUTHERN CALIFORNIA $8,920,456 Trans-NIH Recovery Act Research Support We will create a transcriptional atlas of the developing human brain, including novel transcripts and regional expression patterns that can be followed up subsequently with histochemical mapping for cellular specificity. These data will be made available National Institutes of Health 9/30/2009
UNIVERSITY OF CALIFORNIA, LOS ANGELES $6,691,892 Recovery Act Comparative Effectiveness Research - AHRQ The G?Variations in Care: Comparing Heart Failure Care Transition Intervention EffectsG? is a comparative effectiveness project that examines approaches to improve variation in resource use and mortality among the five University of California Me... Show more
This spending item is part of a $9,898,332 allocation. See details
Agency for Healthcare Research and Quality 9/28/2010
UNIVERSITY OF SOUTHERN CALIFORNIA $6,636,343 Trans-NIH Recovery Act Research Support Bacteria resistant to antibiotic therapy accounted for an estimated 94,000 life-threatening infections and over 18,500 deaths in 2005, more deaths than from AIDS that year (Klevens et al. 2007). Resistant bacterial strains have been linked to aggressive a
This spending item is part of a $11,464,018 allocation. See details
National Institutes of Health 9/16/2010
PUBLIC HEALTH FOUNDATION ENTERPRISES, INC. $6,463,629 ARRA - Prevention and Wellness--Communities Putting Prevention to Work This proposal includes an integrated community action plan to implement policy, systems, and environmental changes that will contribute to the long range goals of improving nutrition, increasing physical activity, and decreasing o... Show more
This spending item is part of a $15,920,342 allocation. See details
Centers for Disease Control and Prevention 3/18/2010
LOS ANGELES, COUNTY OF $5,521,660 ARRA - Prevention and Wellness--Communities Putting Prevention to Work Implement a coordinated community action plan comprised seven interventions, including multi-faceted public education campaign, and the implementation of a variety of evidence-based interventions at the city and county-level inclu... Show more
This spending item is part of a $16,184,860 allocation. See details
Centers for Disease Control and Prevention 3/18/2010
UNIVERSITY OF CALIFORNIA, LOS ANGELES $5,073,075 National Center for Research Resources, Recovery Act Construction Support This grant application requests matching funds for the conversion of 6,660 square feet of a 37-year old existing research space in the UCLA Center for Health Sciences into a state of the art research complex 'The UCLA Yip Cente... Show more National Institutes of Health 8/28/2009
UNIVERSITY OF SOUTHERN CALIFORNIA $4,393,716 Trans-NIH Recovery Act Research Support This application addresses the thematic area, 'Using Science to Enable Health Care Reform.' The future of the Medicare program poses one of the greatest policy challenges to the United States. This extraordinarily popular program has brought universal hea
This spending item is part of a $5,500,668 allocation. See details
National Institutes of Health 9/21/2010
BECKMAN RESEARCH INSTITUTE OF THE CITY OF HOPE $4,220,157 Trans-NIH Recovery Act Research Support DESCRIPTION 3 OVERALL PROGRAM CRITIQUE 3 PROGRAM LEADERSHIP 5 PROGRAM AS AN INTEGRATED EFFORT 5 PROJECT AND CORE SUMMARIES OF DISCUSSION 6 HUMAN SUBJECTS (Resume) 8 BUDGETARY OVERLAP 9 COLLABORATING INSTITUTIONS 9 INDIVIDUAL PROJECTS AND CORES 10 PROJECT
This spending item is part of a $4,392,897 allocation. See details
National Institutes of Health 9/29/2009
KEDREN COMMUNITY HEALTH CENTER, INC. $3,475,200 ARRA - Early Head Start This award provides for funds made available under ARRA to expand Early Head Start services to 120 infants,toddlers and pregnant women. Our program includes home based,family child care and center based services. Administration for Children and Families 12/23/2009
HUMAN SERVICES ASSOCIATION $3,348,620 ARRA - Early Head Start This award provides for ARRA Early Head Start Expansion to service 120 pregnant women, infants, and toddlers annually with center based and home based ECE services as well as extensive counseling, health, and family support programs. We will service in Lo Administration for Children and Families 12/23/2009
CENTER FOR COMMUNITY AND FAMILY SERVICES, INC. $3,330,000 ARRA - Early Head Start The EHS ARRA Expansion project was awarded to CCFS, effective 11/1/09, to serve 114 children and families in Pasadena, Altadena, and Glendale. Service options include home-based education services and center-based child care provided in-house and through Administration for Children and Families 11/18/2009
PUBLIC HEALTH FOUNDATION ENTERPRISES, INC. $3,277,047 ARRA - Prevention and Wellness--Communities Putting Prevention to Work Implement a coordinated community action plan comprised seven interventions, including multi-faceted public education campaign, and the implementation of a variety of evidence-based interventions at the city and county-level inclu... Show more
This spending item is part of a $16,184,860 allocation. See details
Centers for Disease Control and Prevention 3/18/2010
UNIVERSITY OF SOUTHERN CALIFORNIA $3,084,337 Trans-NIH Recovery Act Research Support This application addresses the thematic area of Translating Basic Science Discoveries into New and Better Treatment. Recessive dystrophic epidermolysis bullosa (RDEB) is an incurable, inherited mechano- bullous disease of the skin characterized by skin fr National Institutes of Health 9/20/2010
JOHN WAYNE CANCER INSTITUTE $3,080,000 Trans-NIH Recovery Act Research Support The overall purpose of this award is to fund the conduct of an in-progress research study. The purpose of the research study is to understand if surgery as a first treatment for Stage IV melanoma will lengthen the survival time compared to non-surgical ( National Institutes of Health 9/29/2009
CATHOLIC HEALTHCARE WEST $2,938,252 ARRA - Early Head Start This award provides funding to expand Early Head Start services at California Hopsital Medical Center to 120 infants, toddlers, and pregnant women. This entails start up costs for operations as well as training and technical assistance and operational fu Administration for Children and Families 11/18/2009
HEALTH SERVICES ADVISORY GROUP OF CALIFORNIA, INC. $2,926,800 ARRA - Health Information Technology Extension Program In partnership with the California Primary Care Association (CPCA), the California Medical Association (CMA), and the California Association of Public Hospitals and Health Systems (CAPH), the California Regional Extension Center, doing business a... Show more
This spending item is part of a $19,228,626 allocation. See details
Health and Human Services, Department of 2/08/2010
UNIVERSITY OF CALIFORNIA, LOS ANGELES $2,831,392 Recovery Act Comparative Effectiveness Research - AHRQ The G?Variations in Care: Comparing Heart Failure Care Transition Intervention EffectsG? is a comparative effectiveness project that examines approaches to improve variation in resource use and mortality among the five University of California Me... Show more Agency for Healthcare Research and Quality 9/28/2010
UNIVERSITY OF SOUTHERN CALIFORNIA $2,761,950 Trans-NIH Recovery Act Research Support Prostate cancer is one of the leading causes of morbidity and mortality among men. At the moment, we do not understand the underlying etiology, or why different groups, such as African Americans, have higher rates of disease. Risk factors for prostate can
This spending item is part of a $2,839,825 allocation. See details
National Institutes of Health 9/30/2009
UNIVERSITY OF SOUTHERN CALIFORNIA $2,719,770 Trans-NIH Recovery Act Research Support Depression impairs functional status and worsens clinical outcomes including morbidity, mortality, utilization, and cost. A major complication is the co-morbidity of depression in diabetic patients, who are twice as likely to experience clinically signifi
This spending item is part of a $2,998,486 allocation. See details
Agency for Healthcare Research and Quality 9/27/2010
UNIVERSITY OF CALIFORNIA, LOS ANGELES $2,709,858 Trans-NIH Recovery Act Research Support A Fourier transform ion cyclotron resonance (FT-ICR) mass spectrometer with exceptional sensitivity and ultra-high resolution for detecting peptides, proteins, and metabolites will be purchased. The new instrumentation will benefit a wide range of biomed National Institutes of Health 4/15/2010
FOOTHILL FAMILY SERVICE INC $2,672,027 ARRA - Early Head Start The federal award is for an Early Head Start ARRA Expansion to provide home-based services to 125 low-income children ages 0-3 in La Puente/Hacienda Heights/Valinda and El Monte/South El Monte communities to promote the development of the children and hea Administration for Children and Families 12/23/2009
SECOND SIGHT MEDICAL PRODUCTS, INC. $2,645,835 Trans-NIH Recovery Act Research Support Second Sight Medical Products, Inc. (SSMP) has been developing retinal prostheses for over 10 years. Currently, the company is sponsoring a feasibility clinical trial for its Argus II system-a 60 electrode retinal prosthesis to treat advanced retinitis p
This spending item is part of a $2,988,224 allocation. See details
National Institutes of Health 4/23/2010
UNIVERSITY OF SOUTHERN CALIFORNIA $2,591,500 Trans-NIH Recovery Act Research Support We propose to conduct a genome-wide association study to identify loci involved in endometrial cancer causation. We plan to utilize studies with available biospecimens, 6 cohorts from the NCI Cohort Consortium and 7 case-control studies, within the NCI Ep
This spending item is part of a $4,309,389 allocation. See details
National Institutes of Health 9/30/2009
UNIVERSITY OF CALIFORNIA, LOS ANGELES $2,566,864 Trans-NIH Recovery Act Research Support Descriptive Title: G?Understanding the mechanisms to correct the development of the immune system using stem cell therapy in children with inherited immune deficiency.G? The central hypothesis of the Program is that the age of the hematopoietic graft and National Institutes of Health 7/17/2009
COPE HEALTH SOLUTIONS $2,520,574 Trans-NIH Recovery Act Research Support Bacteria resistant to antibiotic therapy accounted for an estimated 94,000 life-threatening infections and over 18,500 deaths in 2005, more deaths than from AIDS that year (Klevens et al. 2007). Resistant bacterial strains have been linked to aggressive a
This spending item is part of a $11,464,018 allocation. See details
National Institutes of Health 9/16/2010
CHILDRENS INSTITUTE, INC. $2,502,057 ARRA - Early Head Start This award provides for ARRA Early Head Start Expansion funded to 120 infants and toddlers ages 0-3, and includes 10 pregnant women. Eligible families must meet federal income guidelines and have at least one child less than three years of age or a pregna Administration for Children and Families 11/18/2009
ALTAMED HEALTH SERVICES CORPORATION $2,500,000 ARRA Health Center Integrated Services Development Initiative[g1] The CIP Award of $2.5M will be used to fund capital improvement projects, specifically facility renovations, furniture, medical and health information techology equipment at five sites in Los Angeles and Orange Counties in Southern Ca... Show more Health Resources and Services Administration 6/25/2009
ALTAMED HEALTH SERVICES CORPORATION $2,500,000 ARRA Health Center Integrated Services Development Initiative[g1] The CIP award of $2.5 million wil be used to fund capital improvement projects, specifically facility renovations, furniture, medical and health information technology equipment at five sites in Los Angeles and Orange Counties in South... Show more Health Resources and Services Administration 6/25/2009
CHILD CARE RESOURCE CENTER, INC. $2,467,702 ARRA - Head Start This grant award is being made available under the ARRA of 2009 (P.L.-111-5). This funding supports an increase in the enrollment of additional unserved 150 children as well as create new teaching and other positions in Head Start program. Administration for Children and Families 9/19/2009
CAPRICOR, INC. $2,448,688 Trans-NIH Recovery Act Research Support Capricor, Inc. is actively developing cardiac stem cell technologies for the treatment of heart disease. Capricor has exclusive license to a method to cultivate cardiac stem cells, present in small numbers in the adult human heart, in order to generate la
This spending item is part of a $2,993,268 allocation. See details
National Institutes of Health 5/13/2010
LOS ANGELES, COUNTY OF $2,434,262 ARRA - Prevention and Wellness--Communities Putting Prevention to Work This proposal includes an integrated community action plan to implement policy, systems, and environmental changes that will contribute to the long range goals of improving nutrition, increasing physical activity, and decreasing o... Show more
This spending item is part of a $15,920,342 allocation. See details
Centers for Disease Control and Prevention 3/18/2010
PEDIATRIC THERAPY NETWORK $2,417,397 ARRA - Early Head Start The purpose of the award is to allow the grantee, Pediatric Therapy Network, to provide an Early Head Start program to serve 112 eligible families residing in the zip codes of 90501, 90503, and 90505. This program will provide access to comprehensive hea Administration for Children and Families 12/23/2009
PUBLIC HEALTH FOUNDATION ENTERPRISES, INC. $2,408,707 Trans-NIH Recovery Act Research Support Making HIV testing routine is one of the major HIV prevention strategies in the United States. The Centers for Disease Control and Prevention recently recommended that prevention counseling not be required as part of HIV screening programs in medical care
This spending item is part of a $12,292,823 allocation. See details
National Institutes of Health 9/28/2009
CALIFORNIA INSTITUTE OF TECHNOLOGY $2,380,082 Trans-NIH Recovery Act Research Support Artificial Intelligence (AI) and advanced computational techniques, applied to complex, multidimensional, streaming, clinical data (historic, physiologic, laboratory, imaging, etc) from disparate health care digital data sources, can be used to produce in National Institutes of Health 9/24/2009
SEPULVEDA RESEARCH CORP $2,215,886 Trans-NIH Recovery Act Research Support This study seeks to elucidate the mechanistic basis of immune responses to factor VIII (FVIII) in some but not all hemophilia A (HA) patients and the increased risk of HA patients with black African ancestry for developing that complication following ther
This spending item is part of a $6,507,463 allocation. See details
National Institutes of Health 9/24/2009
WESTSIDE CHILDRENS CENTER, INC. $2,100,000 ARRA - Early Head Start The Grant award has been made to provide funds for Early Head Start Program under ARRA to expand the Early Head Start services to 85 infants, toddlers and pregnant women. Administration for Children and Families 12/23/2009
OPTIONS - A CHILD CARE AND HUMAN SERVICES AGENCY $2,057,453 ARRA - Early Head Start EARLY HEAD START ARRA EXPANSION (ARRA) Year 1: $902,545; Year 2 amend No. 1: $1,154,908 FOR EARLY HEAD START SERVICES TO 83 INFANTS, TODDLERS AND PREGNANT WOMEN FOR THE PERIOD FROM DECEMBER 1, 2009 TO SEPTEMBER 29, 2011 Administration for Children and Families 12/01/2009
RAND CORPORATION. THE $2,011,105 Trans-NIH Recovery Act Research Support Since 2007, we have been building a resource that facilitates the use of harmonized multi-country data sets, including the 2002 G?? 2008 waves of the Health and Retirement Study (HRS) as well as the English Longitudinal Study of Ageing (ELSA), the Survey National Institutes of Health 9/29/2009
BALDWIN PARK UNIFIED SCHOOL DISTRICT $1,969,445 ARRA - Early Head Start This award provides for ARRA Early Head Start Expansion funded to serve 72 children. The Early head Start program provides for family-centered services for low-income families (meeting federal poverty income guidelines) with very young children (pre-birt Administration for Children and Families 12/23/2009
VISTA DEL MAR $1,963,943 ARRA - Early Head Start Grant Award: Early Head Start Expansion (ARRA. The Early Head Start (EHS) program provides family-centered services for low-income families with very young children (pre-birth to 3) to promote the healthy development of the children and families.The Home- Administration for Children and Families 11/01/2009
LOS ANGELES UNIFIED SCHOOL DIST. $1,941,735 ARRA - Head Start Purpose: The purpose of Los Angeles County Office of Education, Head Start-State Preschool Division?s (LACOE) Head Start Expansion application is to expand services to 503 additional children and families in six high need communities throughout Los Angele
This spending item is part of a $7,332,564 allocation. See details
Administration for Children and Families 9/29/2009
UNIVERSITY OF SOUTHERN CALIFORNIA $1,934,706 Trans-NIH Recovery Act Research Support Asthma affects over 17 million people in the United States, and is a significant cause of morbidity. Development of novel therapies to reduce asthma burden is a major priority of the scientific community, yet such studies are often hampered by the limited
This spending item is part of a $8,346,809 allocation. See details
National Institutes of Health 9/25/2009
UNIVERSITY OF CALIFORNIA, LOS ANGELES $1,921,167 Trans-NIH Recovery Act Research Support UCLA AIDS PREVENTION AND TREATMENT CLINICAL TRIALS UNIT The UCLA AIDS Prevention and Treatment Clinical Trials Unit (UCLA-APT-CTU) is a multidisciplinary research unit composed of a core administrative unit and four clinical research sites in metropolitan
This spending item is part of a $1,970,379 allocation. See details
National Institutes of Health 9/21/2009
UNIVERSITY OF CALIFORNIA, LOS ANGELES $1,889,958 Trans-NIH Recovery Act Research Support High Performance Computing (HPC) Cluster Expansion for Computational Neuroscience Innovations in image acquisition technologies, increasing complexities in the size and scope of novel neuroscience studies, compute-intensive algorithms and an expanding gr National Institutes of Health 5/07/2009
EL NIDO FAMILY CENTERS $1,881,843 ARRA - Early Head Start This award provides for ARRA Early Head Start Expansion funded to serve 84 children. Our Early Head Start program provides home based services for low-income families with very young chidren (pre-birth to 3) to promote the healthy development of the chil Administration for Children and Families 11/18/2009
LOS ANGELES COUNTY OFFICE OF EDUCATION $1,800,000 ARRA - Prevention and Wellness--Communities Putting Prevention to Work This proposal includes an integrated community action plan to implement policy, systems, and environmental changes that will contribute to the long range goals of improving nutrition, increasing physical activity, and decreasing o... Show more
This spending item is part of a $15,920,342 allocation. See details
Centers for Disease Control and Prevention 3/18/2010
HOUSE RESEARCH INSTITUTE $1,782,584 Trans-NIH Recovery Act Research Support This is a grant to enable successful recruitment of new Jr. Faculty into the recently reorganized cores, Cell Biology and Genetics (CB&G and Communication and Auditory Neuroscience (CAN). National Institutes of Health 9/17/2009
RAND CORPORATION, THE $1,771,936 Advancing Clinical Decision Support
This spending item is part of a $4,057,787 allocation. See details
Program Support Center 3/31/2010
UNIVERSITY OF SOUTHERN CALIFORNIA $1,767,908 ARRA - Early Head Start ARRA ? COLA- To be used to pay for higher operating costs and to increases staff salaries and fringe benefits. The portion of the COLA under the ARRA will be available for only a 12 month period effective July 1, 2009 to June 30, 2010 to provide a tempora
This spending item is part of a $1,891,680 allocation. See details
Administration for Children and Families 11/18/2009
MAVEN TECHNOLOGIES, LLC $1,754,862 Trans-NIH Recovery Act Research Support Development of an Optical Instrument For Label-Free Assays. This project will bring to market an optical instrument capable of diagnosing complex diseases in minutes using minimally invasive strategies requiring just a drop of blood, saliva, or other bodi
This spending item is part of a $1,965,039 allocation. See details
National Institutes of Health 9/27/2010
UNIVERSITY OF CALIFORNIA, LOS ANGELES $1,724,681 Trans-NIH Recovery Act Research Support Data Structuring and Visualization System for Neuro-oncology. This proposal addresses the development of a system for facilitating the review of clinical patient data intended to promote an orderly process of medical problem understanding and care. The s National Institutes of Health 6/23/2009
LOS ANGELES EDUCATION PARTNERSHIP $1,707,095 ARRA - Early Head Start Provide 100 children 0-3 educational, nutritional, and developmental support to be best prepared for entering school. Children will also participate in socialization activities with other children. Parents will learn to become their child's first teacher Administration for Children and Families 12/23/2009
LONG BEACH COMMUNITY SERVICES DEVELOPMENT CORPORATION $1,640,313 ARRA - Community Services Block Grant The Community Services Block Grant (CSBG) American Recovery and Reinvestment Act (ARRA) funding appropriated $89 million to support the activities provided by 60 California CSBG eligible entities. The CSBG eligible entities are comprised of local governme
This spending item is part of a $89,150,062 allocation. See details
Administration for Children and Families 4/10/2009
UNIVERSITY OF CALIFORNIA, LOS ANGELES $1,636,990 Trans-NIH Recovery Act Research Support A Natural Experiment of College-Ready Programs on Health Among Low SES Minorities In this proposed study, we will take advantage of a natural experiment and examine the impact of a new education model on adolescent health and health behaviors. The Los A
This spending item is part of a $1,859,430 allocation. See details
National Institutes of Health 9/28/2009
UNIVERSITY OF CALIFORNIA, LOS ANGELES $1,611,248 Trans-NIH Recovery Act Research Support Title: SYSTEMS APPROACH TO SJOGREN'S SYNDROME PATHOGENESIS (SASSP) This proposal aims to test the hypothesis that the salivary gland pathologies in primary Sj+?gren's syndrome (pSS) are mediated by aberrant activities of key intracellular/intercellular ne
This spending item is part of a $1,765,036 allocation. See details
National Institutes of Health 4/29/2009
CALIFORNIA INSTITUTE OF TECHNOLOGY $1,608,391 Trans-NIH Recovery Act Research Support This project will generate and validate fourteen strains of mice with fully functional fluorescent mouse nicotinic receptor (nAChR) subunits. These strains will be constructed using the proven and reasonably efficient method of exon replacement via homol National Institutes of Health 9/25/2009
UNIVERSITY OF SOUTHERN CALIFORNIA $1,593,751 Trans-NIH Recovery Act Research Support Hepatocellular carcinoma (HCC) develops synergistically in HCV-infected patients with alcoholism, and no treatments are available for this devastating complication. Our study reveals the role of TLR4-dependent Nanog+ cancer stem cells (CSCs) in liver onco
This spending item is part of a $1,946,907 allocation. See details
National Institutes of Health 9/28/2009
HEALTH SERVICES ADVISORY GROUP OF CALIFORNIA, INC. $1,591,710 ARRA - Health Information Technology Extension Program Technical assistance services for primary care health providers to support electronic health record adoption. In partnership with the California Primary Care Association (CPCA), the California Medical Association (CMA), and the California Asso... Show more
This spending item is part of a $15,760,570 allocation. See details
Health and Human Services, Department of 2/08/2010
UNIVERSITY OF SOUTHERN CALIFORNIA $1,574,637 Trans-NIH Recovery Act Research Support The University of Southern California (USC) P30 project is directed at recruiting junior faculty members whose research interests are complementary to our goal of enhancing our understanding of the polydisciplinary events shaping craniofacial morphogenesi National Institutes of Health 9/17/2009
BECKMAN RESEARCH INSTITUTE OF THE CITY OF HOPE $1,573,287 Trans-NIH Recovery Act Research Support DESCRIPTION (provided by applicant): This is the third competitive renewal of our Program Project Grant. We have modified the name to reflect the refinement in focus, Antibody Targeted Radiation and Immunotherapy for the Treatment of Solid Tumors. There a
This spending item is part of a $1,999,788 allocation. See details
National Institutes of Health 9/29/2010
LOS ANGELES, COUNTY OF $1,555,491 ARRA - Prevention and Wellness--Communities Putting Prevention to Work In this supplemental project, Department of Public Health (DPH) proposes to selectively expand its evaluation of RENEW LA County (EERENEW) for the period of 2010-2012 to further study the individual and community-level determinant... Show more
This spending item is part of a $1,775,491 allocation. See details
Centers for Disease Control and Prevention 9/28/2010
CALIFORNIA INSTITUTE OF TECHNOLOGY $1,551,274 Trans-NIH Recovery Act Research Support This project is to use high-throughput genomic sequencing analysis of histone marks and transcription factor binding sites to track the succession of regulatory changes that underlie multipotent progenitor differentiation into T lymphocytes. The project National Institutes of Health 9/30/2009
VENICE FAMILY CLINIC $1,536,660 ARRA - Early Head Start Early Head Start ARRA Expansion. The Early Head Start program provides family-centered services for low-income families with very young children (pre-birth-3) to promote the healthy development of the children and families. Our specific goals are for th Administration for Children and Families 11/18/2009
LOS ANGELES UNIFIED SCHOOL DIST. $1,521,679 ARRA - Head Start Purpose: The purpose of Los Angeles County Office of Education, Head Start-State Preschool Division?s (LACOE) Head Start Expansion application is to expand services to 503 additional children and families in six high need communities throughout Los Angele
This spending item is part of a $7,332,564 allocation. See details
Administration for Children and Families 9/29/2009
UNIVERSITY OF CALIFORNIA, LOS ANGELES $1,504,655 Trans-NIH Recovery Act Research Support Title: Community-Based Lifestyle Promotion with Latino Women The purpose of this study is to evaluate the feasibility and outcomes of a community-based healthy lifestyle behavior intervention (LSBI), delivered by promotoras, to middle-aged Latinas who a National Institutes of Health 8/17/2009
UNIVERSITY OF SOUTHERN CALIFORNIA $1,494,393 Trans-NIH Recovery Act Research Support In the NIMH Council Work Group Report on Transformational Neuroscience and Mental Illness (www.nih.nimh.gov - 2008 - co-chaired by Pat Levitt), it was noted that the scope of the research agenda to discover disease etiologies was vast-from individual gene National Institutes of Health 9/24/2009
UNIVERSITY OF SOUTHERN CALIFORNIA $1,486,234 Recovery Act Comparative Effectiveness Research - AHRQ Autism and autism spectrum disorders (ASD) are pervasive neurodevelopmental disorders first described over sixty years ago and diagnosed on the basis of significant impairments in social, communicative, cognitive and behavioral functioning. Sympt... Show more Agency for Healthcare Research and Quality 9/28/2010
UNIVERSITY OF SOUTHERN CALIFORNIA $1,451,567 Trans-NIH Recovery Act Research Support Child abuse and neglect are huge social problems affecting millions of infants, children, and adolescents in America. Several decades of research indicate that experiencing abuse or neglect is associated with substance abuse and a variety of other problem National Institutes of Health 7/16/2009
ST. JOHN'S WELL CHILD AND FAMILY CENTER, INC. $1,428,345 ARRA Health Center Integrated Services Development Initiative[g1] By addressing our most pressing capital improvement needs, CIP funds will increase our service capacity by 25% (2008 visits 80,156/post CIP 106,204) and will create 27 jobs. SJWCFC serves the densely populated South L.A. and Metro L.A.... Show more Health Resources and Services Administration 6/25/2009
RAND CORPORATION, THE $1,427,115 Trans-NIH Recovery Act Research Support DESCRIPTION (provided by applicant): Underserved communities of color face an excess burden of illness from depression, due to the high prevalence of depression coupled with lower access to quality care among the poor. While evidence-based quality improve
This spending item is part of a $1,875,500 allocation. See details
National Institutes of Health 7/20/2009
UNIVERSITY OF CALIFORNIA, LOS ANGELES $1,407,542 Trans-NIH Recovery Act Research Support Families with Latino backgrounds now represent the largest ethnic minority group in the United States, and adolescents wtihin the$8 families face substantial challenges to their psychological and behavioral adjustment. Emerging evidence indicates that tra
This spending item is part of a $1,538,253 allocation. See details
National Institutes of Health 8/24/2009
VOLUNTEERS OF AMERICA OF LOS ANGELES $1,405,677 ARRA - Head Start The purpose of Los Angeles County Office of Education, Head Start-State Preschool DivisionG??s (LACOE) cost of living (COLA) and quality improvement (QI) funds for 2009-2010 is to provide enhanced support to our agencies. The basic cost of living (COLA) f
This spending item is part of a $12,386,126 allocation. See details
Administration for Children and Families 7/01/2009
HEALTH SERVICES ADVISORY GROUP OF CALIFORNIA, INC. $1,398,960 ARRA - Health Information Technology Extension Program In partnership with the California Primary Care Association (CPCA), the California Medical Association (CMA), and the California Association of Public Hospitals and Health Systems (CAPH), the California Regional Extension Center, doing business a... Show more
This spending item is part of a $19,228,626 allocation. See details
Health and Human Services, Department of 2/08/2010
UNIVERSITY OF SOUTHERN CALIFORNIA $1,381,681 Trans-NIH Recovery Act Research Support The objective of this proposal is to recruit a newly independent investigator (NIl) to a tenure track position in the Division of Pulmonary Critical Care Medicine (DPCCM). The NIl will be incorporated into the collaborative environment of the USC Center f National Institutes of Health 9/21/2009
UNIVERSITY OF CALIFORNIA, LOS ANGELES $1,337,407 Trans-NIH Recovery Act Research Support To support hiring and provide a start-up package for an outstanding clinician scientist as a tenure-track faculty at UCLA and to develop resources to support research projects within the context of a specialized new biomedical research core center. The ce National Institutes of Health 9/24/2009
COMPREHENSIVE COMMUNITY HEALTH CENTERS, INC $1,319,950 ARRA Health Center Integrated Services Development Initiative[g1] CCHC has come to a successful end of its CIP project. CIP funds supported the installation of an EMR system in three of CCHCG??s four clinics to improve clinic operations and improve the health of the community. To minimize the i... Show more Health Resources and Services Administration 6/25/2009
UNIVERSITY OF CALIFORNIA, LOS ANGELES $1,319,429 Trans-NIH Recovery Act Research Support NOVEL INTERACTIONS OF SLO1 CHANNEL AND THROMBOXANE A2 RECEPTOR IN BLOOD VESSELS . The overall objectives are: 1) To unravel the molecular mechanism(s) of Slo1 channel inhibition by agonist (U46619)-activated Thromboxane A2 receptor and 2) Define the role National Institutes of Health 6/01/2009
UNIVERSITY OF CALIFORNIA, LOS ANGELES $1,309,694 Trans-NIH Recovery Act Research Support This supplement award to the UCLA MACS award is comprised of 3 projects Project 1: Rita Effros: Accelerated aging in HIV/AIDS: refining the molecular/genetic signature of senescent CD8+ T cells This addresses the broad area of premature immunological a National Institutes of Health 5/03/2010
SOUTH CENTRAL FAMILY HEALTH CENTER $1,300,000 ARRA Health Center Integrated Services Development Initiative[g1] The purpose of the original award was to allow South Central Family Health Center (SCFHC) to extend its scope of project to the Greater East Los Angeles Community allowing for the formation of a partnership with White Memorial Medical... Show more Health Resources and Services Administration 2/26/2009
NORTHEAST COMMUNITY CLINIC, INC $1,300,000 ARRA Health Center Integrated Services Development Initiative[g1] Northeast Community Clinic (NECC) received $1,300,000 of NAP (New Access Point) funds to increase access to primary care and preventive health services and reduce health status disparities among the target population living and/or work... Show more Health Resources and Services Administration 2/26/2009
ALL FOR HEALTH HEALTH FOR ALL $1,300,000 ARRA Health Center Integrated Services Development Initiative[g1] Grant Name: New Access Point Grant Purpose: To provide medical services to the indigent and uninsured population in our community. Goals: The goals of this grant were to become a federal qualified health center and offer comprehensive... Show more Health Resources and Services Administration 2/26/2009
COMMUNITY HEALTH ALLIANCE OF PASADENA $1,300,000 ARRA Health Center Integrated Services Development Initiative[g1] New Access Point (NAP) Health Resources and Services Administration 2/26/2009
FRANCISCAN CLINICS $1,300,000 ARRA Health Center Integrated Services Development Initiative[g1] The New Access Point (NAP) grant's purpose is to increase access to primary healthcare services by opening a new delivery site. The award of $ 1,300,000 over a two-year period allowed the organization to secure a clinic site, purchase... Show more Health Resources and Services Administration 2/26/2009
ASIAN PACIFIC HEALTH CARE VENTURE INC $1,300,000 ARRA Health Center Integrated Services Development Initiative[g1] Asian Pacific Health Care Venture, Inc. (APHCV) originally applied for this New Access Points (NAP) award in 2007, however was not selected for funding. In February 2009, APHCV received a Notice of Grant Award that it?s originally deni... Show more Health Resources and Services Administration 2/26/2009
FAMILY HEALTH CARE CENTERS OF $1,300,000 ARRA Health Center Integrated Services Development Initiative[g1] ARRA-New Access Point (NAP) grant to increased primary care services to underserved patients and hiring of additional staff. Health Resources and Services Administration 2/26/2009
LOS ANGELES UNIFIED SCHOOL DIST. $1,286,060 ARRA - Early Head Start Purpose: The purpose of Los Angeles County Office of Education, Head Start-State Preschool Division?s (LACOE) Early Head Start application is to expand services to 338 additional children and families in seven high need communities throughout Los Angeles
This spending item is part of a $9,159,891 allocation. See details
Administration for Children and Families 11/01/2009
UNIVERSITY OF CALIFORNIA, LOS ANGELES $1,273,794 Trans-NIH Recovery Act Research Support Our goal is to determine the clinical, cognitive, imaging, genetic, and biochemical biomarker characteristics of the early (pre-dementia) stages of Alzheimer's disease (AD). The project builds on the NIA-funded AD Neuroimaging Initiative (ADNI1) and serve
This spending item is part of a $23,822,294 allocation. See details
National Institutes of Health 9/24/2009
RAND CORPORATION, THE $1,254,736 Recovery Act Comparative Effectiveness Research - AHRQ Significant disparities exist between the prevention and treatment of breast cancer among Latinas and nonLatina white women. An important factor appears to be the difference in access to evidence-based health information between these groups of w... Show more
This spending item is part of a $1,487,121 allocation. See details
Agency for Healthcare Research and Quality 9/28/2010
EAST VALLEY COMMUNITY HEALTH CENTER INC $1,250,090 ARRA Health Center Integrated Services Development Initiative[g1] The overall purpose of the Health Resources and Services Administration of the Department of the Department of Health and Human Services grant #C81CS14093-01-00 is to enable East Valley Community Health Center to improve its effectiven... Show more Health Resources and Services Administration 6/25/2009
UNIVERSITY OF CALIFORNIA, LOS ANGELES $1,241,523 Trans-NIH Recovery Act Research Support COMPARATIVE EFFECTIVENESS AND OUTCOMES IMPROVEMENT (CEOI) CENTER Despite numerous initiatives over the past three decades to improve healthcare quality and outcomes in the United States, progress remains slow; this is particularly true for chronic diseas
This spending item is part of a $3,855,398 allocation. See details
National Institutes of Health 9/29/2009
RAND CORPORATION, THE $1,201,626 Trans-NIH Recovery Act Research Support HIV/AIDS continues to be a critical public health problem in the United States and men's heterosexual behavior plays a key role; 83% of women with HIV/AIDS are infected through sex with men. Among men who have sex with women (MSW), homeless men are a popu
This spending item is part of a $1,973,943 allocation. See details
National Institutes of Health 9/22/2009
UNIVERSITY OF CALIFORNIA, LOS ANGELES $1,190,626 Trans-NIH Recovery Act Research Support Monetary incentives and intrinsic motivation to sustain hypertension control Hypertension affects over 70 million Americans, is responsible for one-sixth of deaths, and costs more than $70 billion annually. It disproportionately affects African-American
This spending item is part of a $1,247,695 allocation. See details
National Institutes of Health 9/21/2010
UNIVERSITY OF SOUTHERN CALIFORNIA $1,182,020 Trans-NIH Recovery Act Research Support The USC/Norris Comprehensive Cancer Center at the University of Southern California was founded in 1971 and has been continuously supported by a Cancer Center Core Support Grant since 1973. It has developed into a major regional and national resource for National Institutes of Health 9/18/2009
LOS ANGELES, COUNTY OF $1,175,335 ARRA - Prevention and Wellness--Communities Putting Prevention to Work LA County Department of Public Health will implement a Peer Mentoring, Consultative Support, and Training Initiative in at least 10 cities or state health departments.
This spending item is part of a $1,857,043 allocation. See details
Centers for Disease Control and Prevention 9/17/2010
THE CHILDRENS HOSPITAL LOS ANGELES $1,175,258 Trans-NIH Recovery Act Research Support Diagnostic gene expression profiles were first identified ten years ago to identify subsets of childhood leukemia. Since then, untold thousands of studies (2909 listed in PubMed using G??cancer diagnosis microarraysG??) have been published purporting to b
This spending item is part of a $2,862,111 allocation. See details
National Institutes of Health 9/29/2009
LONG BEACH UNIFIED SCHOOL DIST. $1,169,362 ARRA - Head Start Quality Improvement American Recovery and Reinvestment Act The Long Beach Unified School District (LBUSD) Head Start and Early Head Start Program serves 2,181 low-income children and their families in the greater Long Beach area at 21 preschool centers ( Administration for Children and Families 7/01/2009
LOS ANGELES, COUNTY OF $1,125,577 Aging Congregate Nutrition Services for States Provides additional funding to Area Agencies on Aging for Elderly Nutrition Congregate Meals Programs to feed seniors in need and to restore nutrition services and local food service positions eliminated due to cost increases and funding losses.
This spending item is part of a $6,585,441 allocation. See details
Administration on Aging 3/18/2009
UNIVERSITY OF SOUTHERN CALIFORNIA $1,121,738 Trans-NIH Recovery Act Research Support The U.S. Department of Health & Human Services and the National Recreation & Park Association both recommend Yoga as a form of total-solution exercise for older adults, capable of providing cardiovascular fitness, resistance training for muscle strength &
This spending item is part of a $1,367,703 allocation. See details
National Institutes of Health 6/29/2009
CALIFORNIA INSTITUTE OF TECHNOLOGY $1,115,419 Trans-NIH Recovery Act Research Support This proposal is to support a collaboration between the laboratories of John Allman and Barbara Wold to investigate gene expression in laser micro-dissected cell populations in autopsy brains of well-phenotyped autistic individuals versus age and sex mat National Institutes of Health 9/29/2009
UNIVERSITY OF CALIFORNIA, LOS ANGELES $1,109,758 Trans-NIH Recovery Act Research Support This project addresses the design of cellular and animal screening procedures that can be used to assess the potential danger of engineered nanomaterials that are currently being introduced into the marketplace. We will develop a predictive toxicological National Institutes of Health 9/30/2009
KEDREN COMMUNITY HEALTH CENTER, INC. $1,102,666 ARRA - Head Start The purpose of Los Angeles County Office of Education, Head Start-State Preschool DivisionG??s (LACOE) cost of living (COLA) and quality improvement (QI) funds for 2009-2010 is to provide enhanced support to our agencies. The basic cost of living (COLA) f
This spending item is part of a $12,386,126 allocation. See details
Administration for Children and Families 7/01/2009
ARROYO VISTA FAMILY HEALTH FOUNDATION $1,097,035 ARRA Health Center Integrated Services Development Initiative[g1] The Capital Improvement Program (CIP) grants allow funding for projects that feature electronic health records and alteration/repair/renovation. Arroyo Vista?s CIP projects, Information Technology Improvement Project (ITIP) and Lincol... Show more Health Resources and Services Administration 6/25/2009
UNIVERSITY OF CALIFORNIA, LOS ANGELES $1,090,114 Trans-NIH Recovery Act Research Support Autism is a tremendously heterogeneous disorder with complex genetic and neural underpinnings. This grant aims to understand variability in the autism phenotype by examining links between known genetic risk factors for autism and brain structure and funct National Institutes of Health 9/22/2009
PUBLIC HEALTH FOUNDATION ENTERPRISES, INC. $1,082,050 ARRA - Immunization ARRA-317 Immunization and Vaccines for Children Grants. This award will support efforts to plan, develop, and maintain a public health infrastructure for low income children and adults vaccinated against vaccine-preventable diseases.
This spending item is part of a $2,000,000 allocation. See details
Centers for Disease Control and Prevention 4/13/2010
UNIVERSITY OF CALIFORNIA, LOS ANGELES $1,077,231 Trans-NIH Recovery Act Research Support This project addresses the design of cellular and animal screening procedures that can be used to assess the potential danger of engineered nanomaterials that are currently being introduced into the marketplace. We will develop a predictive toxicological National Institutes of Health 9/30/2009
PEDIATRIC & FAMILY MEDICAL CENTER $1,076,035 ARRA Health Center Integrated Services Development Initiative[g1] Capital Improvement Project Health Resources and Services Administration 6/25/2009
UNIVERSITY OF CALIFORNIA, LOS ANGELES $1,069,147 Trans-NIH Recovery Act Research Support Vascular cognitive impairment is highly prevalent, yet its biological basis has not been well studied. The goal of this proposal is to elucidate the molecular and cellular pathological processes underlying retinal vasculopathy with cerebral leukodystrophy
This spending item is part of a $1,121,657 allocation. See details
National Institutes of Health 9/08/2009
RAND CORPORATION, THE $1,064,980 Trans-NIH Recovery Act Research Support COMPARATIVE EFFECTIVENESS AND OUTCOMES IMPROVEMENT (CEOI) CENTER Despite numerous initiatives over the past three decades to improve healthcare quality and outcomes in the United States, progress remains slow; this is particularly true for chronic diseas
This spending item is part of a $3,855,398 allocation. See details
National Institutes of Health 9/29/2009
WATTS HEALTHCARE CORPORATION $1,064,184 ARRA Health Center Integrated Services Development Initiative[g1] This is the Watts Healthcare Corporation's Capital Improvement Project. The goal of the project is 2-part: first to acquire an electronic health record system; and to renovate and/or repair the HVAC sysstem at the Watts Health Center.... Show more Health Resources and Services Administration 6/25/2009
UNIVERSITY OF SOUTHERN CALIFORNIA $1,061,981 Trans-NIH Recovery Act Research Support Hierarchical Modeling of Interactions in Genome-Wide and Pathway-Based Association Studies: The overarching goal of this grant is to investigate the use of hierarchical modeling in the study of gene-environment and gene-gene interactions in both genome-wi National Institutes of Health 7/16/2009
LOS ANGELES BIOMEDICAL RESEARCH INSTITUTE AT HARBOR-UCLA MEDICAL CENTER $1,051,415 Trans-NIH Recovery Act Research Support The primary long-term objective of this study is to determine the epidemiology and genetics of non-alcoholic fatty liver (NAFLD). The study has three primary specific aims: 1) Determine the prevalence and clinical correlates of fatty liver in the Multi-E National Institutes of Health 7/14/2009
CALIFORNIA INSTITUTE OF TECHNOLOGY $1,048,025 Trans-NIH Recovery Act Research Support This project is a continuation of a line of investigation we started more than 20 years ago. We then discovered a protein, called NF-KB, that subsequent work has shown to play a key role in inflammation and immunity. Here we propose four lines of investi National Institutes of Health 7/17/2009
UNIVERSITY OF SOUTHERN CALIFORNIA $1,044,342 Trans-NIH Recovery Act Research Support Although heterogeneity inherent in Autism Spectrum Disorders (ASDs) has long been recognized, little is known about ways in which race, gender, socio-economic status, family culture and communication during clinical encounters affect the acquisition of di
This spending item is part of a $1,248,025 allocation. See details
National Institutes of Health 9/23/2009
CALIFORNIA INSTITUTE OF TECHNOLOGY $1,042,544 Trans-NIH Recovery Act Research Support Mass spectrometry is one of the most important tools for proteomics. Especially important are new protocols recently implemented for the identification of low- concentration analytes in the presence of very large backgrounds. NEMS-based mass spectrometry National Institutes of Health 8/14/2009
UNIVERSITY OF SOUTHERN CALIFORNIA $1,039,916 Trans-NIH Recovery Act Research Support The bio-molecular research community in the Los Angeles area is requesting NIH funding to purchase a state-of-art pulse electron paramagnetic resonance (EPR) spectrometer, the EleXsys FT-EPR system from Bruker Corporation. Pulse EPR spectroscopy is a powe National Institutes of Health 12/07/2009
ACCO ENGINEERED SYSTEMS, INC. $1,036,416 ARRA Health Center Integrated Services Development Initiative[g1] The Vista Community Clinic FIP project is the expansion of its system's flagship service site, Vale Terrace, to accommodate 12,200 new, low-income, unduplicated users across 42,760 visits annually, and expanding enabling services. The... Show more
This spending item is part of a $11,473,212 allocation. See details
Health Resources and Services Administration 10/19/2009
EL PROYECTO DEL BARRIO, INC $1,029,310 ARRA Health Center Integrated Services Development Initiative[g1] El Proyecto Renovation Projects Location of Projects El Proyecto Center for A Health Community 20800 Sherman Way Winnetka, CA 91306 PURPOSE El Proyecto is proposing to undertake a 6,000 sq. ft. renovation of existing space into a state... Show more Health Resources and Services Administration 6/25/2009
PACIFIC ASIAN CONSORTIUM IN EMPLOYMENT $1,015,580 ARRA - Head Start The purpose of Los Angeles County Office of Education, Head Start-State Preschool DivisionG??s (LACOE) cost of living (COLA) and quality improvement (QI) funds for 2009-2010 is to provide enhanced support to our agencies. The basic cost of living (COLA) f
This spending item is part of a $12,386,126 allocation. See details
Administration for Children and Families 7/01/2009
LOS ANGELES UNIFIED SCHOOL DIST. $1,007,027 ARRA - Early Head Start Purpose: The purpose of Los Angeles County Office of Education, Head Start-State Preschool Division?s (LACOE) Early Head Start application is to expand services to 338 additional children and families in seven high need communities throughout Los Angeles
This spending item is part of a $9,159,891 allocation. See details
Administration for Children and Families 11/01/2009
MAXWELL SENSORS INC. $1,002,966 Trans-NIH Recovery Act Research Support The goal of this project is to develop Barcoded Magnetic Beads for Rapid Tests of MRSA and Respiratory Viral Panels. This Barcoded Magnetic Beads, utilizing a digital technology instead of conventional analog methodology, offers unmatched accuracy, excell
This spending item is part of a $2,802,966 allocation. See details
National Institutes of Health 3/29/2010
BECKMAN RESEARCH INSTITUTE OF THE CITY OF HOPE $1,000,003 Trans-NIH Recovery Act Research Support DESCRIPTION (provided by applicant): With dramatic advances in the understanding of the genetic basis of cancer over the past decade, genetic cancer risk assessment (GCRA) has emerged as a distinct clinical consultative service. GCRA utilizes rapidly evol National Institutes of Health 8/09/2010
UNIVERSITY OF CALIFORNIA, LOS ANGELES $1,000,000 Trans-NIH Recovery Act Research Support 'Diet and Exercise (DE) Program for Alzheimer Prevention' This project directly addresses three challenge areas: first broad Challenge Area (01) Behavior, Behavioral Change, and Prevention (specific topic 01-AG-102 Neural mechanisms), second broad Chall National Institutes of Health 9/21/2009
UNIVERSITY OF SOUTHERN CALIFORNIA $1,000,000 Trans-NIH Recovery Act Research Support Kaposi's sarcoma-associated herpesvirus (KSHV) has been consistently identified in Kaposi's sarcoma (KS) tumors, primary effusion lymphoma (PEL), and Multicentric Castleman's disease. Although classical KS has a low prevalence rate worldwide, the more agg National Institutes of Health 9/29/2009
UNIVERSITY OF SOUTHERN CALIFORNIA $1,000,000 Trans-NIH Recovery Act Research Support The increasing recognition of the importance of epigenetic regulation of gene expression for numerous areas of biology and medicine has led to a growing interest in this field. Despite many advances, our understanding of the molecular aspects involved in National Institutes of Health 9/21/2009
UNIVERSITY OF SOUTHERN CALIFORNIA $1,000,000 Trans-NIH Recovery Act Research Support Persistent high risk human papillomavirus (HPV) infection is a significant cause of anogenital cancers in HIV- positive individuals. The long-term goal of this study is to understand how HPV interacts with one of the same host receptors as HIV and to find National Institutes of Health 9/29/2009
UNIVERSITY OF CALIFORNIA, LOS ANGELES $1,000,000 Trans-NIH Recovery Act Research Support Peripheral arterial disease (PAD) occurs in 3-10% of the general population and increases to 10-15% in persons over 70 years. Advancements in endovascular therapies for PAD are limited by the lack of a suitable, biocompatible surface for the covering of National Institutes of Health 9/28/2009
UNIVERSITY OF CALIFORNIA, LOS ANGELES $1,000,000 Trans-NIH Recovery Act Research Support This grant award is investigating the effects of the Wireless Pain Intervention Program. The program has three features that consist of a 1) participants (10 to 17 years) using using wireless technology(iPhone) to access an electronic diary with questio National Institutes of Health 9/21/2009
BECKMAN RESEARCH INSTITUTE OF THE CITY OF HOPE $1,000,000 Trans-NIH Recovery Act Research Support This application addresses broad Challenge Area (14: Stem Cells) and specific Challenge Topic (14-NS-101: Reverse Engineering Human Neurological Disease). Viral or plasmid introduction of a transcription factor quartet is proven a powerful strategy to tri National Institutes of Health 4/05/2010
UNIVERSITY OF CALIFORNIA, LOS ANGELES $999,925 Trans-NIH Recovery Act Research Support This project, in response to the Enabling Technologies challenge area 06-MH-103 G?New Technologies for Neuroscience ResearchG?, will provide a powerful, content-driven approach to the identification of brains having similar geometry and shape, the cluster National Institutes of Health 9/23/2009
CHARLES DREW UNIVERSITY OF MEDICINE AND SCIENCE $999,702 Trans-NIH Recovery Act Research Support On behalf of the 18 Research Centers in Minority Institutions (RCMI), Charles R. Drew University submits this application to design and implement the RCMI Translational Research Network (RTRN or Network). The successful translation of research findings to National Institutes of Health 9/21/2009
RAND CORPORATION, THE $998,879 Trans-NIH Recovery Act Research Support Enormous unmet needs for alcohol prevention and treatment exist among individuals arrested for driving under the influence (DUI), as nearly one third recidivate and have a subsequent arrest. The DUI arrest represents a critical opportunity for early inter National Institutes of Health 9/22/2009
UNIVERSITY OF CALIFORNIA, LOS ANGELES $998,638 Trans-NIH Recovery Act Research Support Although attention deficit/hyperactivity disorder affects a significant number of children and adults, and despite a great deal of research in this field, the underlying biology remains poorly understood. In this proposal, we plan to combine cutting edge National Institutes of Health 9/23/2009
UNIVERSITY OF CALIFORNIA, LOS ANGELES $997,188 Trans-NIH Recovery Act Research Support Our award captures the challenge area (06) 'Enabling Technologies,' to address the specific challenge topic 06-AG-101 Neuroscience Blueprint: Development of non-invasive imaging approaches or technologies that directly assess neural activity. This award e National Institutes of Health 9/25/2009
UNIVERSITY OF CALIFORNIA, LOS ANGELES $996,014 Recovery Act Comparative Effectiveness Research - AHRQ Comparing the Effectiveness of Diabetes Care Interventions in Safety Net Clinics Despite the large disease burden of diabetes, there is incomplete knowledge about the comparative effectiveness of quality improvement strategies for diabetes care t... Show more Agency for Healthcare Research and Quality 9/28/2010
UNIVERSITY OF CALIFORNIA, LOS ANGELES $995,500 Trans-NIH Recovery Act Research Support Identification of Enhancers of Therapeutic Exon Skipping for Duchenne Muscular Dystrophy Duchenne Muscular Dystrophy (DMD) is the most common lethal genetic disease of childhood, occurring in 1 in every 3500 live male births. It is caused by the absence o National Institutes of Health 9/23/2009
THE CHILDRENS HOSPITAL LOS ANGELES $995,180 Trans-NIH Recovery Act Research Support Sickle cell disease (SCD) is a genetic disease that causes severe, lifelong pain, debilitating organ toxicity and early death. Many of the complications can be ameliorated by blood transfusions, which in turn cause significant iron overload. A large numb National Institutes of Health 9/21/2009
NORTHEAST VALLEY HEALTH CORPORATION $994,623 ARRA Health Center Integrated Services Development Initiative[g1] This project addresses community need by increasing the capacity at NEVHC Community Health Centers (CHCs) and 8 of its 14 contracted Cooperative Health Care for the Homeless Network (CHCHN) Agencies (that have 25+ sites throughout L.A.... Show more
This spending item is part of a $1,222,658 allocation. See details
Health Resources and Services Administration 3/27/2009
COMMUNITY DEVELOPMENT INSTITUTE HEAD START $994,121 ARRA - Head Start This award provides ARRA funds for Head Start and Early Head Start Quality Improvement and Cost of Living Adjustments (COLA) in accordance with FY 2009 Funding guidance ACF-PI-HS-09-06. Head Start promotes the school readiness of low-income children thro Administration for Children and Families 7/10/2009
UNIVERSITY OF SOUTHERN CALIFORNIA $993,343 Trans-NIH Recovery Act Research Support Peptide-mediated immunotherapy of KSHV-associated malignancy Research Area: 5-DE-109 Novel Immunotherapies to Treat HIV/AIDS-related Oral Manifestations and AIDS Malignancies Kaposi sarcoma (KS), specifically oral KS, is the leading cause of cancer in pat National Institutes of Health 9/29/2009
CALIFORNIA INSTITUTE OF TECHNOLOGY $989,492 Trans-NIH Recovery Act Research Support This supplement is to accelerate Aim 1C in the original application (1C. We will efficiently curate information derived from the literature and user submission) thereby helping achieve Aim 1 (Increase Database Content), and in a new Aim (Aim 3; described National Institutes of Health 9/29/2009
Plaza De La Raza Child Development Services, Inc. $986,430 ARRA - Head Start The purpose of Los Angeles County Office of Education, Head Start-State Preschool DivisionG??s (LACOE) cost of living (COLA) and quality improvement (QI) funds for 2009-2010 is to provide enhanced support to our agencies. The basic cost of living (COLA) f
This spending item is part of a $12,386,126 allocation. See details
Administration for Children and Families 7/01/2009
UNIVERSITY OF SOUTHERN CALIFORNIA $986,359 Recovery Act Comparative Effectiveness Research - AHRQ Prostate cancer is the most common solid tumor and the second leading cause of cancer death among American men. While surgery, radiation and observation have all been deemed appropriate for newly diagnosed men, tremendous uncertainty remains rega... Show more
This spending item is part of a $7,572,695 allocation. See details
Agency for Healthcare Research and Quality 8/12/2010
RAND CORPORATION, THE $979,831 Trans-NIH Recovery Act Research Support This award, 'Sources of Change and Stability in Low Income Black Marriages,' is funding a longitudinal and observational study of black and white newlywed couples recruited from low-income communities. Couples are interviewed in their home, recorded enga
This spending item is part of a $1,780,906 allocation. See details
National Institutes of Health 9/28/2009
UNIVERSITY OF CALIFORNIA, LOS ANGELES $978,469 ARRA - Early Head Start The UCLA Early Head Start Program was initially funded in 2003. The program had 63 slots to serve children and families in the Northeast San Fernando Valley in Los Angeles County in California. The UCLA Early Head Start Expansion with ARRA funding increas Administration for Children and Families 11/18/2009
UNIVERSITY OF CALIFORNIA, LOS ANGELES $970,660 Trans-NIH Recovery Act Research Support Title: Self-monitoring using GPS- and accelerometer-equipped smartphones Description: We are evaluating the validity and reliability of self-monitoring diet, stress, and exercise (three key risk factors for cardiovascular disease) using a mobile phone. National Institutes of Health 9/23/2009
LOS ANGELES, COUNTY OF $969,718 ARRA - Immunization ARRA-317 Immunization and Vaccines for Children Grants. This award will support efforts to plan, develop, and maintain a public health infrastructure for low income children and adults vaccinated against vaccine-preventable diseases.
This spending item is part of a $10,069,863 allocation. See details
Centers for Disease Control and Prevention 9/15/2009
UNIVERSITY OF CALIFORNIA, LOS ANGELES $966,680 Trans-NIH Recovery Act Research Support INTERGRATIVE GENETIC APPROACHES TO ATHEROSCLEROSIS Common human diseases result from the interplay of many genes and the environment. During the past few years, genome-wide association studies (GWAS) have succeeded in identifying many novel loci underlyi National Institutes of Health 7/16/2009
UNIVERSITY OF CALIFORNIA, LOS ANGELES $965,219 Trans-NIH Recovery Act Research Support Familial episodic ataxia (EA) syndromes are rare and heterogeneous (EA1-EA7 to date) monogenic disorders, the study of which has illuminated previously unrecognized but important roles of ion channels and transporters in neuronal and cerebellar function. National Institutes of Health 9/20/2009
UNIVERSITY OF CALIFORNIA, LOS ANGELES $960,432 Trans-NIH Recovery Act Research Support We will use state-of-the-art metagenomic approaches to study the microbiome of the widespread human disease, chronic periodontitis. There is almost no information about the microbial community of this disease at the metagenomic level. The Human Microbiome National Institutes of Health 9/22/2009
AUTISM SPEAKS, INC. $960,080 Trans-NIH Recovery Act Research Support The purpose of this award is to enhance the bioinformatic infrastructure of the AGRE program and establish AGRE as a data federation site for the National Database for Autism Research (NDAR). This award leverages the substantial investments made by Autism National Institutes of Health 9/23/2009
BECKMAN RESEARCH INSTITUTE OF THE CITY OF HOPE $959,237 Trans-NIH Recovery Act Research Support Pacific-Southwest Regional Center of Excellence for Biodefense and Emerging Diseases (the Center) is a research consortium comprising 28 projects clustered within six programs. The Center also features five core facilities that serve the entire region. Al
This spending item is part of a $3,853,630 allocation. See details
National Institutes of Health 9/23/2009
UNIVERSITY OF CALIFORNIA, LOS ANGELES $955,928 Trans-NIH Recovery Act Research Support TITLE: 'USING PERCEPTUAL AND ADAPTIVE LEARNING TO ADVANCE CHEMISTRY EDUCATION.' Recently developed innovations in perceptual and adaptive learning technologies will be applied to chemistry learning in community college settings and rigorously evaluated f National Institutes of Health 9/29/2009
UNIVERSITY OF CALIFORNIA, LOS ANGELES $954,988 Trans-NIH Recovery Act Research Support Neuroimmune Factors Mediate the Co-morbid Expression of Enhanced Fear, Alcohol Consumption and Depression in an Animal Model of Post-Traumatic Stress Disorder; This award addresses broad Challenge Area 01-AA-102 Functional Roles of Neuroimmune Factors in National Institutes of Health 9/24/2009
SOUTH CENTRAL FAMILY HEALTH CENTER $953,743 ARRA Health Center Integrated Services Development Initiative[g1] The purpose of the award is to fund alterations / renovations of the main clinic administrative offices into 7 additional exam rooms, including a room for mammography screenings. The alteration / renovation project is to suport the de... Show more Health Resources and Services Administration 10/29/2009
LOS ANGELES COMMUNITY COLLEGE DISTRICT $953,488 ARRA - Health Information Technology Professionals in Health Care The Western Regional Consortium to Educate Information Technology Professionals is a consortium of 14 community colleges from Arizona, Nevada, California, and Hawaii whose purpose is to implement curricula designed by partnering univer... Show more
This spending item is part of a $10,867,915 allocation. See details
Health and Human Services, Department of 4/02/2010
PARTNERS IN CARE FOUNDATION, INC. $950,336 ARRA - Communities Putting Prevention to Work: Chronic Disease Self-Manage In colaboration with the Recovery Act funded Communities Putting Prevention to Work (CPPW) program, this funding will support the deployment of evidenced-based chronic disease delf-management programs that empower older people... Show more
This spending item is part of a $1,000,000 allocation. See details
Administration on Aging 3/31/2010
CALIFORNIA INSTITUTE OF TECHNOLOGY $944,236 Trans-NIH Recovery Act Research Support A two year project is proposed to expand, to exploit, to extend, and to apply on a demonstration basis a completely novel approach to high throughput cis-regulatory analysis. We have very recently developed the initial component of this new technology as National Institutes of Health 9/21/2009
LOS ANGELES UNIFIED SCHOOL DIST. $931,159 ARRA - Prevention and Wellness--Communities Putting Prevention to Work This proposal includes an integrated community action plan to implement policy, systems, and environmental changes that will contribute to the long range goals of improving nutrition, increasing physical activity, and decreasing o... Show more
This spending item is part of a $15,920,342 allocation. See details
Centers for Disease Control and Prevention 3/18/2010
CALIFORNIA INSTITUTE OF TECHNOLOGY $927,630 Trans-NIH Recovery Act Research Support This application under the American Re-investment and Recovery Act is for an administrative supplement to Gene Library Resource for the Sea Urchin S. purpuratus, 5P40 RR015044. The proposed work is an extension of the original grant goals which include National Institutes of Health 8/20/2009
NALEO EDUCATIONAL FUND $919,272 ARRA - Prevention and Wellness - Leveraging National Organizations Through the NALEO Building Healthy Communities Initiative, the NALEO Educational Fundwill work in partnership with select CPPW-funded communities to address funding Category A: obesity prevention through improved nutrition and increas... Show more Health and Human Services, Department of 7/13/2010
NALEO EDUCATIONAL FUND $919,272 ARRA - Prevention and Wellness - Leveraging National Organizations Through the NALEO Building Healthy Communities Initiative, the NALEO Educational Fund will work in partnership with select CPPW-funded communities to address funding Category A: obesity prevention through improved nutrition and increa... Show more Health and Human Services, Department of 7/03/2010
NALEO EDUCATIONAL FUND $919,272 ARRA - Prevention and Wellness - Leveraging National Organizations Through the NALEO Building Healthy Communities Initiative, the NALEO Educational Fund will work in partnership with select CPPW-funded communities to address funding Category A: obesity prevention through improved nutrition and increa... Show more Health and Human Services, Department of 7/13/2010
LOS ANGELES, COUNTY OF $917,950 ARRA - Immunization ARRA-317 Immunization and Vaccines for Children Grants. This award will support efforts to plan, develop, and maintain a public health infrastructure for low income children and adults vaccinated against vaccine-preventable diseases.
This spending item is part of a $2,000,000 allocation. See details
Centers for Disease Control and Prevention 4/13/2010
QUEENSCARE FAMILY CLINICS $914,619 ARRA Health Center Integrated Services Development Initiative[g1] The Capital Improvement Program (CIP) grant allows funding for projects that feature construction and alteration/repair/renovation; IT/Equipment only; health information technology; and electronic health record projects. The $ 914,619... Show more Health Resources and Services Administration 6/25/2009
UNIVERSITY OF CALIFORNIA, LOS ANGELES $909,998 Trans-NIH Recovery Act Research Support We seek to build a molecular classifier based on genetic, genomic, and imaging data from patients with neurodegenerative dementia. Genetic data will consist of SNP data collected across the genome; genomic data will consist of gene expression data in per National Institutes of Health 9/24/2009
SOUTH BAY FAMILY HEALTH CARE CENTER INC $904,815 ARRA Health Center Integrated Services Development Initiative[g1] Through the AARA Capital Improvement Program, South Bay Family Healthcare Center (SBFHC) is advancing two important Capital Improvement Projects that will enhance the safety, quality and efficiency of our health care system, as well as... Show more Health Resources and Services Administration 6/25/2009
LOS ANGELES COUNTY OFFICE OF EDUCATION $900,000 ARRA - Prevention and Wellness--Communities Putting Prevention to Work Implement a coordinated community action plan comprised seven interventions, including multi-faceted public education campaign, and the implementation of a variety of evidence-based interventions at the city and county-level inclu... Show more
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Centers for Disease Control and Prevention 3/18/2010
UNIVERSITY OF SOUTHERN CALIFORNIA $899,999 Trans-NIH Recovery Act Research Support In the past two decades, it has become clear that cancer arises not only as a consequence of genetic events, such as mutations, copy number alterations, and sequence rearrangements, but also as a result of extensive changes to the epigenome. Epigenetic al National Institutes of Health 9/17/2010
UNIVERSITY OF SOUTHERN CALIFORNIA $893,979 Trans-NIH Recovery Act Research Support Dopamine-glutamate plasticity in nigrostriatal injury: Exercise-enhanced recovery Principal Investigators: Michael Jakowec, PhD, and John Walsh, PhD. University of Southern California. The primary goal of this research proposal is to elucidate the molecul National Institutes of Health 6/15/2009
UNIVERSITY OF SOUTHERN CALIFORNIA $893,979 Trans-NIH Recovery Act Research Support Dopamine-glutamate plasticity in nigrostriatal injury: Exercise-enhanced recovery Principal Investigators: Michael Jakowec, PhD, and John Walsh, PhD. University of Southern California. The primary goal of this research proposal is to elucidate the molecul National Institutes of Health 6/15/2009
CHILDREN'S CLINIC 'SERVING CHILDREN AND THEIR FAMILIES' THE $892,285 ARRA Health Center Integrated Services Development Initiative[g1] Grant name - ARRA - Capital Improvement Program - Health Center Integrated Services Development Grnat Award ID: C81CS13944 The purpose of The Children?s Clinic, Serving Children & Their Families (TCC) Capital Improvement Program (... Show more Health Resources and Services Administration 6/25/2009
UNIVERSITY OF CALIFORNIA, LOS ANGELES $891,326 Trans-NIH Recovery Act Research Support Title: A Community-Academic Policy Partnership for Health Promotion Research Description: Community-based participatory research (CBPR), in which communities are engaged as full partners rather than as mere recipients or subjects of academic research, has
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National Institutes of Health 9/23/2010
UNIVERSITY OF CALIFORNIA, LOS ANGELES $888,795 Trans-NIH Recovery Act Research Support Adolescent Health Literacy: Improving Use of Preventive Health Services in order to to enhance adolescent health literacy, increasing teens 'capacity to access and use their insurance and the current health care system, so they can become empowered health
This spending item is part of a $1,306,662 allocation. See details
National Institutes of Health 9/17/2009
OPTIONS - A CHILD CARE AND HUMAN SERVICES AGENCY $885,110 ARRA - Head Start HEAD START ARRA EXPANSION: Year 1 $442,555; Year 2 $442.555 FOR THE PERIOD 9/30/2009 THRU 9/29/2011. THIS GRANTS AWARDS FUNDS OF HEAD START SERVICES TO 60 CHILDREN FOR THE PEROID FROM SEPTEMBER 30, 2009 TO SEPTEMBER 29, 2011. SERVICE AREA ARE: HIGHLAND P Administration for Children and Families 9/30/2009
UNIVERSITY OF CALIFORNIA, LOS ANGELES $883,088 Trans-NIH Recovery Act Research Support Chronic Stress Mediates Fat-Related Changes in Insulin Signaling and Gut Motility Visceral adipose tissue, a key endocrine organ involved in the regulation of insulin action and dysregulation of insulin signaling in adipocytes, is an important component
This spending item is part of a $983,175 allocation. See details
National Institutes of Health 9/29/2009
CHARLES DREW UNIVERSITY OF MEDICINE AND SCIENCE $882,110 Trans-NIH Recovery Act Research Support This telemedicine translational recovery administrative supplement to the Charles Drew University of Medicine and Science (CDU) Clinical Research Center parent grant seeks to build on the grant's goal of increasing community collaborations. Specifically, National Institutes of Health 9/28/2009
FUSION SYSTEMS NORTH AMERICA LLC $880,000 ARRA - Health Information Technology Extension Program CalOptima Regional Extension Center (COREC). The backbone of COREC's existence is to overcome barriers to adoption. Leveraging CalOptima's existing relationships with our local PCPs across the service area, CalOptima will provide training that ... Show more
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Health and Human Services, Department of 9/27/2010
E2O HEALTH INC. $880,000 ARRA - Health Information Technology Extension Program CalOptima Regional Extension Center (COREC). The backbone of COREC's existence is to overcome barriers to adoption. Leveraging CalOptima's existing relationships with our local PCPs across the service area, CalOptima will provide training that ... Show more
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Health and Human Services, Department of 9/27/2010
CALIFORNIA INSTITUTE OF TECHNOLOGY $876,725 Trans-NIH Recovery Act Research Support Mobilizing endogenous progenitor cells in the adult brain for treatment of neurodegenerative and demyelinating disease offers several advantages over transplantation of stem cells (SCs). The present project is investigating the ability of the cytokine leu National Institutes of Health 7/19/2009
NATIONAL CHILDHOOD CANCER FOUNDATION $876,718 Trans-NIH Recovery Act Research Support This supplement award supports Accelerating Clinical Trials of Novel Oncologic Path Ways (ACT NOW) program for Protocol ADVL0911, which is a Phase I Dose Escalation Study of Seneca Valley Virus (SVV-001), a Replication-Competent Picornavirus, in Relapsed/
This spending item is part of a $1,405,307 allocation. See details
National Institutes of Health 8/12/2009
BALDWIN PARK UNIFIED SCHOOL DISTRICT $866,522 ARRA - Early Head Start Purpose: The purpose of Los Angeles County Office of Education, Head Start-State Preschool Division?s (LACOE) Early Head Start application is to expand services to 338 additional children and families in seven high need communities throughout Los Angeles
This spending item is part of a $9,159,891 allocation. See details
Administration for Children and Families 11/01/2009
UNIVERSITY OF CALIFORNIA, LOS ANGELES $857,971 Trans-NIH Recovery Act Research Support METABOLIC OSCILLATIONS IN HEART Efficient coupling of energy production to energy needs is critical for the beating heart, and factors disrupting this relationship are likely to promote injury. Glycolytic oscillations have been characterized extensively National Institutes of Health 6/01/2009
UNIVERSITY OF CALIFORNIA, LOS ANGELES $857,085 Trans-NIH Recovery Act Research Support HISTORIES OF SOCIAL ENGAGEMENT & COGNITIVE FUNCTIONING Research has suggested that greater social engagement G?? a term used to refer broadly to both quantitative and qualitative aspects of social interaction G?? is associated with significantly lower r
This spending item is part of a $999,007 allocation. See details
National Institutes of Health 8/14/2009
UNIVERSITY OF CALIFORNIA, LOS ANGELES $848,466 Trans-NIH Recovery Act Research Support The award entitled G?T-CELL MEDIATED IMMUNITY IN CHLAMYDIA GENITAL INFECTIONG?? examines ways to reduce inflammation of the female reproductive tract. This is important because inflammation or pelvic inflammatory disease (PID) and/or infertility commonly National Institutes of Health 5/14/2009
BERGELECTRIC CORP. $846,138 ARRA Health Center Integrated Services Development Initiative[g1] The Vista Community Clinic FIP project is the expansion of its system's flagship service site, Vale Terrace, to accommodate 12,200 new, low-income, unduplicated users across 42,760 visits annually, and expanding enabling services. The... Show more
This spending item is part of a $11,473,212 allocation. See details
Health Resources and Services Administration 10/19/2009
RAND CORPORATION, THE $845,908 Trans-NIH Recovery Act Research Support Recent breakthroughs in the pharmaceutical treatment of viral sexually transmitted infections (STI's) have dramatically improved the health and well-being of the infected. However, the treatment of such incurable infectious diseases raises uniquely import
This spending item is part of a $984,908 allocation. See details
National Institutes of Health 9/22/2009
HOUSE RESEARCH INSTITUTE $843,369 Trans-NIH Recovery Act Research Support The purpose of this award is to further our understanding of the genetic basis of Age Related Hearing Impairment (ARHI). Our current understanding of the genes that underlie this form of hearing loss is limited to a handful of candidate genes that fail t
This spending item is part of a $1,568,212 allocation. See details
National Institutes of Health 9/03/2009
CHARLES DREW UNIVERSITY OF MEDICINE AND SCIENCE $836,177 Trans-NIH Recovery Act Research Support On behalf of the 18 Research Centers in Minority Institutions (RCMI), Charles R. Drew University submits this application to design and implement the RCMI Translational Research Network (RTRN or Network). The successful translation of research findings to
This spending item is part of a $961,177 allocation. See details
National Institutes of Health 9/03/2009
UNIVERSITY OF CALIFORNIA, LOS ANGELES $832,714 Trans-NIH Recovery Act Research Support The overall purpose of this award was to fund the conduct of an in-progress research study. The purpose of the research study is to find out if melanoma can be treated by removing only a few lymph nodes (called ?sentinel nodes?) from a lymph basin (calle
This spending item is part of a $14,359,357 allocation. See details
National Institutes of Health 9/30/2009
BECKMAN RESEARCH INSTITUTE OF THE CITY OF HOPE $830,000 Trans-NIH Recovery Act Research Support C57BL/6 (B6) mice are genetically resistant to fatal HSV encephalitis (HSE) compared to 129S6 (129) and BALB/c that are susceptible. We have shown that fatal HSE in 129 mice results from hyper-inflammatory responses involving macrophages and neutrophils a National Institutes of Health 6/17/2009
UNIVERSITY OF CALIFORNIA, LOS ANGELES $828,826 Trans-NIH Recovery Act Research Support We will use state-of-the-art metagenomic approaches to study the microbiome of the widespread human disease, chronic periodontitis. There is almost no information about the microbial community of this disease at the metagenomic level. The Human Microbiome
This spending item is part of a $960,432 allocation. See details
National Institutes of Health 9/22/2009
UNIVERSITY OF CALIFORNIA, LOS ANGELES $827,382 Trans-NIH Recovery Act Research Support Despite best intentions in practice and recent innovations, the sciences continue to experience high attrition rates, particularly in studentsG?? first and second years of college and specifically among underrepresented racial minority students. This crit National Institutes of Health 9/30/2009
UNIVERSITY OF CALIFORNIA, LOS ANGELES $826,101 Trans-NIH Recovery Act Research Support UCLA-DREW/CITY OF LOS ANGELES AREA AGENCY ON AGING CENTER FOR COMMUNITY RESEARCH For the past 10 years, our UCLA-Drew scientists have worked in partnership with the leadership at the City of Los Angeles Department of Aging on community-based projects ai
This spending item is part of a $996,088 allocation. See details
National Institutes of Health 6/10/2010
UNIVERSITY OF CALIFORNIA, LOS ANGELES $822,395 Trans-NIH Recovery Act Research Support Title:ANTIBODIES TO DEFINE MOLECULAR MECHANISMS OF HYPERTRIGLYCERIDEMIA DESCRIPTION: This application addresses Challenge Area (06): Enabling Technologies and Specific Challenge Topic 06- HL-102, which is to develop high affinity/high specificity targete National Institutes of Health 9/21/2009
UNIVERSITY OF CALIFORNIA, LOS ANGELES $820,000 Trans-NIH Recovery Act Research Support The Assessment of Local Environmental Risk Training (ALERT) to Reduce Health Disparities responds to the need for building the capacity of community based organizations (CBOs) to actively participate as equal partners in research projects and the need to
This spending item is part of a $1,000,000 allocation. See details
National Institutes of Health 9/28/2009
DOHENY EYE INSTITUTE $819,567 Trans-NIH Recovery Act Research Support Tissue damage in autoimmune disease has previously been attributed to T-cell and inflammatory cell infiltration and to the cytokines released thereafter. Activation of Toll-like receptors (TLRs) in innate immunity generates similar pro inflammatory cytoki National Institutes of Health 9/30/2009
UNIVERSITY OF CALIFORNIA, LOS ANGELES $818,832 Trans-NIH Recovery Act Research Support This is an administrative supplement to an RO1 grant which focuses on the generation of genetic and genomic resources for the vervet monkey (Chlorocebus aethiops), also known as the African green monkey. The supplement will accelerate the rate of progress
This spending item is part of a $999,264 allocation. See details
National Institutes of Health 8/13/2009
DOHENY EYE INSTITUTE $815,000 Trans-NIH Recovery Act Research Support Title: Mechanism of Retrocorneal Fibrous Membrane Description: During abnormal wound healing, corneal endothelium (the inner layer of the cornea) is transformed into fibroblasts which produce scar tissue (fibrosis) in the otherwise transparent cornea. National Institutes of Health 8/11/2009
UNIVERSITY OF CALIFORNIA, LOS ANGELES $814,823 Trans-NIH Recovery Act Research Support To study the effects of the curcumin derivative drug CNB-001 on counteracting the brain dysfunction after traumatic brain injury (TBI) CNB-001, a potent synthetic derivative of curcumin, has both neuroprotective and neuronal function enhancing proper National Institutes of Health 9/22/2009
UNIVERSITY OF CALIFORNIA, LOS ANGELES $814,823 Trans-NIH Recovery Act Research Support To study the effects of the curcumin derivative drug CNB-001 on counteracting the brain dysfunction after traumatic brain injury (TBI) CNB-001, a potent synthetic derivative of curcumin, has both neuroprotective and neuronal function enhancing proper National Institutes of Health 9/22/2009
JWCH INSTITUTE, INC. $814,795 ARRA Health Center Integrated Services Development Initiative[g1] Grant Name: ARRA Capital Improvement Project Purpose: This award is being used to evaluate, acquire and install an Electronic Health Record (EHR) for JWCH Institute to improve patient care. Project Goals: (1.) Automate the patient he... Show more Health Resources and Services Administration 6/29/2009
UNIVERSITY OF SOUTHERN CALIFORNIA $813,050 Trans-NIH Recovery Act Research Support Bone marrow mesenchymal stem cells (BMMSCs) are multipotent stem cells capable of differentiating into different lineage cells including osteoblasts, chondrocytes, adipocytes, cardiomyocytes, myoblasts, and neural cells. A recent major breakthrough was th National Institutes of Health 8/15/2009
CEDARS-SINAI MEDICAL CENTER $812,500 Trans-NIH Recovery Act Research Support This consortium aims to capitalize on an unprecedented 'grand' opportunity to develop a novel and powerful model of Huntington's disease (HD), a fatal neurodegenerative condition with no current treatment. Skin cells from patients with HD can be reprogram
This spending item is part of a $3,776,244 allocation. See details
National Institutes of Health 9/30/2009
UNIVERSITY OF SOUTHERN CALIFORNIA $811,875 Trans-NIH Recovery Act Research Support Amelogenesis imperfecta (AI) is a group of diverse inherited disorders most often considered as a single trait and not often associated with syndromes or metabolic disorders. However, there have been documented case reports in which AI has been identified National Institutes of Health 9/17/2009
UNIVERSITY OF SOUTHERN CALIFORNIA $810,815 Trans-NIH Recovery Act Research Support This project addresses mechanisms that are responsible for formation of the ventricular chamber of the heart during mouse embryonic development. We have advanced a model in which signals secreted from the epicardium promote cell division and morphological National Institutes of Health 6/04/2009
LOS ANGELES BIOMEDICAL RESEARCH INSTITUTE AT HARBOR-UCLA MEDICAL CENTER $809,114 Trans-NIH Recovery Act Research Support This application is in response to RFA-OD-09-003 and addresses broad Challenge Area (15) Translational Science and specific Challenge Topic, 15-OD(ORDR)-101: Pilot Projects for Prevention, Early Detection, and Treatment of Rare Diseases. The congenital l
This spending item is part of a $999,922 allocation. See details
National Institutes of Health 9/16/2009
DOHENY EYE INSTITUTE $808,662 Trans-NIH Recovery Act Research Support Title: Genetic Susceptibility for Development of Proliferative Diabetic Retinopathy. Award Description: The number of individuals affected by diabetes mellitus is rising at epidemic proportions, particularly in the Latino population of th National Institutes of Health 9/02/2009
UNIVERSITY OF CALIFORNIA, LOS ANGELES $808,327 Trans-NIH Recovery Act Research Support This is an administrative supplement for our clinical trial entitled, G?A Combination Trial of Copaxone Plus Estriol in Relapsing-Remitting Multiple Sclerosis.G? The requested funds will accomplish three missions: 1) Achieve ARRA economic goals, 2) Prov
This spending item is part of a $860,439 allocation. See details
National Institutes of Health 9/25/2009
UNIVERSITY OF CALIFORNIA, LOS ANGELES $807,566 Trans-NIH Recovery Act Research Support Autism spectrum disorders (ASDs) are a heterogeneous group of neurodevelopmental disorders characterized by three domains of behavioral deficits: impaired social interaction, delayed language development, and motor stereotypy. Although etiologies underly National Institutes of Health 9/22/2009
ALTAMED HEALTH SERVICES CORPORATION $803,645 ARRA Health Center Integrated Services Development Initiative[g1] Grant Name: Increased Demand for Services (IDS) Grant #: H8BCS12274 Purpose: To increase the number of total uninsured and under-insured patients served through the addition of new providers, and the expansion of hours of operation i... Show more Health Resources and Services Administration 3/27/2009
UNIVERSITY OF CALIFORNIA, LOS ANGELES $801,075 Trans-NIH Recovery Act Research Support This award, 'Sources of Change and Stability in Low Income Black Marriages,' is funding a longitudinal and observational study of black and white newlywed couples recruited from low-income communities. Couples are interviewed in their home, recorded enga
This spending item is part of a $1,780,906 allocation. See details
National Institutes of Health 9/28/2009
UNIVERSITY OF SOUTHERN CALIFORNIA $800,001 Trans-NIH Recovery Act Research Support Although utilization of engineered nanomaterials (ENM) due to expansion of the science and application of nanobiomedicine/technology is expected to markedly increase, the mechanisms by which ENM injure and/or are transported into/across lung alveolar epit National Institutes of Health 9/25/2009
LOS ANGELES, CITY OF $800,000 ARRA - Prevention and Wellness--Communities Putting Prevention to Work Implement a coordinated community action plan comprised seven interventions, including multi-faceted public education campaign, and the implementation of a variety of evidence-based interventions at the city and county-level inclu... Show more
This spending item is part of a $16,184,860 allocation. See details
Centers for Disease Control and Prevention 3/18/2010
LOS ANGELES UNIFIED SCHOOL DIST. $800,000 ARRA - Prevention and Wellness--Communities Putting Prevention to Work Implement a coordinated community action plan comprised seven interventions, including multi-faceted public education campaign, and the implementation of a variety of evidence-based interventions at the city and county-level inclu... Show more
This spending item is part of a $16,184,860 allocation. See details
Centers for Disease Control and Prevention 3/18/2010
UNIVERSITY OF CALIFORNIA, LOS ANGELES $792,287 Recovery Act Comparative Effectiveness Research - AHRQ Improving Reporting of Race, Ethnicity, and Language in California. In order to identify, understand, and eliminate healthcare disparities, it is critically important to make headway in the way that hospitals and other providers and payers succe... Show more
This spending item is part of a $980,462 allocation. See details
Agency for Healthcare Research and Quality 9/20/2011
FRANCISCAN CLINICS $790,921 ARRA Health Center Integrated Services Development Initiative[g1] The Increased Demand for Services (IDS) grant's purpose is to increase the number of patients and uninsured patients served by adding and/or retaining staff slated for termination. The award of $ 790,921 over a two-year period allowed... Show more Health Resources and Services Administration 3/27/2009
UNIVERSITY OF SOUTHERN CALIFORNIA $790,654 Trans-NIH Recovery Act Research Support It is the long-term objective of this study to understand the genetic control of root development and periodontium formation. Advances in molecular and developmental biology have linked the function of numerous genes to specific stages of organ developmen National Institutes of Health 9/17/2009
LOS ANGELES COUNTY OFFICE OF EDUCATION $779,542 ARRA - Head Start The purpose of Los Angeles County Office of Education, Head Start-State Preschool DivisionG??s (LACOE) cost of living (COLA) and quality improvement (QI) funds for 2009-2010 is to provide enhanced support to our agencies. The basic cost of living (COLA) f
This spending item is part of a $12,386,126 allocation. See details
Administration for Children and Families 7/01/2009
UNIVERSITY OF SOUTHERN CALIFORNIA $776,392 Trans-NIH Recovery Act Research Support The endoplasmic reticulum (ER) is a cellular organelle where secretory and membrane-associated proteins are synthesized and modified. It has been proposed that obesity promotes nutrient stress and chronic inflammation that involve increased demand on the National Institutes of Health 7/20/2009
CLINICA MSR OSCAR A ROMERO $774,475 ARRA Health Center Integrated Services Development Initiative[g1] ARRA - Capital Improvement Program. Clinica received $265,800 to implement a new Practice Management System, and $508,675 to renovate our dental department at our main site at 123 S. Alvarado Street. Health Resources and Services Administration 6/25/2009
CLINICA MSR OSCAR A ROMERO $774,475 ARRA Health Center Integrated Services Development Initiative[g1] Clinica Msr. Oscar A. Romero received $774,475 in Capital Improvement Program (CIP) funding. The purpose of the funding was to support two important projects: 1. Implementation of a new Practice Management System and 2. The renovati... Show more Health Resources and Services Administration 6/25/2009
CLINICA MSR OSCAR A ROMERO $774,475 ARRA Health Center Integrated Services Development Initiative[g1] Clinica Msr. Oscar A. Romero received $774,475 in CIP funding to support two projects: 1. Implementation of a new Practice Management System and 2. The renovations of our Dental Clinic at our main site on 123 South Alvarado Street.... Show more Health Resources and Services Administration 6/25/2009
UNIVERSITY OF CALIFORNIA, LOS ANGELES $773,259 Trans-NIH Recovery Act Research Support Title: Community-Based HIV VCT: South Africa NOT-OD-09-058: Description: NIH Announces the Availability of recovery Act Funds for Competitive Revision Applications The protective effect of-male circumcision on HIV acquisition may be due to improved genita
This spending item is part of a $823,200 allocation. See details
National Institutes of Health 9/30/2009
UNIVERSITY OF SOUTHERN CALIFORNIA $772,317 Trans-NIH Recovery Act Research Support HIV/AIDS continues to be a critical public health problem in the United States and men's heterosexual behavior plays a key role; 83% of women with HIV/AIDS are infected through sex with men. Among men who have sex with women (MSW), homeless men are a popu
This spending item is part of a $1,973,943 allocation. See details
National Institutes of Health 9/22/2009
UNIVERSITY OF CALIFORNIA, LOS ANGELES $771,788 Trans-NIH Recovery Act Research Support We propose to study the molecular details of ethanol action at extrasynaptic GABA(A) receptors, a subset of inhibitory neurotransmitter receptors implicated as key targets in both acute alcohol action and in adaptation to chronic alcohol exposure. Validat National Institutes of Health 9/18/2009
UNIVERSITY OF CALIFORNIA, LOS ANGELES $770,000 Trans-NIH Recovery Act Research Support RETROCYCLINS: CYCLIC MINI-DEFENSINS THAT INACTIVATE ANTHRAX TOXINS . The broad objectives of this research are to develop a new class of therapeutic agents, retrocyclins, that can be used to treat bacterial and viral infections. In the original submissio National Institutes of Health 7/22/2009
UNIVERSITY OF CALIFORNIA, LOS ANGELES $770,000 Trans-NIH Recovery Act Research Support Title: MODELING HIV- 1 SIRNA THERAPY The overall hypothesis to be tested in this proposal is that RNA interference can be developed as a therapeutic modality for HIV-1 disease. RNA interference is a highly evolutionary conserved cellular mechanism whereby National Institutes of Health 5/04/2009
UNIVERSITY OF CALIFORNIA, LOS ANGELES $770,000 Trans-NIH Recovery Act Research Support The research will focus on understanding the role of kinesin motor proteins in the photoreceptor cilium. The research will use a combination of state-of-the-art in vivo and in vitro approaches to investigate the essential movements of proteins in the pho National Institutes of Health 9/30/2009
UNIVERSITY OF CALIFORNIA, LOS ANGELES $770,000 Trans-NIH Recovery Act Research Support The Ability to Survive Arf-Mediated, Oncogenic Stress Defines PH+ B-ALL Acute Lymphoblastic Leukemia Initiating Cells. Philadelphia-chromosome (Ph+) B-acute lymphoblastic leukemia (B-ALL) patients have a poor prognosis, and more information about disease National Institutes of Health 7/29/2009
BECKMAN RESEARCH INSTITUTE OF THE CITY OF HOPE $764,389 Trans-NIH Recovery Act Research Support PUBLIC HEALTH RELEVANCE STATEMENT: The goal of this proposal is to identify causal genetic variants that affect celiac disease risk, a common disease with a population prevalence of almost 1% (1:133) in the United States. Celiac disease is associated with
This spending item is part of a $839,093 allocation. See details
National Institutes of Health 9/30/2010
UNIVERSITY OF CALIFORNIA, LOS ANGELES $757,000 Trans-NIH Recovery Act Research Support This is an administrative supplement to an NINDS Center Core Grant, the UCLA Informatics Center for Neurogenetics and Neurogenomics (ICNN), which provides informatics services that enable neuroscientists -- primarily investigators on designated NINDS fund National Institutes of Health 9/13/2010
LONG BEACH MEMORIAL MEDICAL CENTER $755,730 Normal fetal growth is a critical component of a healthy pregnancy and the long-term health of the offspring. Pivotal to understanding the dynamics of human fetal growth and to defining normal and abnormal fetal growth is the development of standards for
This spending item is part of a $3,690,668 allocation. See details
National Institutes of Health 9/23/2010
VALLEY COMMUNITY CLINIC $752,180 ARRA Health Center Integrated Services Development Initiative[g1] Grant Name: Capital Improvement Program (CIP) Purpose: 1. Purchase New Phone System Project Goals: To update, expand, and improve both internal communications and patient access through purchase, installation, and launch of a new IP t... Show more Health Resources and Services Administration 6/25/2009
CALIFORNIA INSTITUTE OF TECHNOLOGY $751,446 Trans-NIH Recovery Act Research Support This application expands the scope and the methodology of the parent grant 'Visual/Spatial Properties of Posterior Parietal Neurons' to include two additional research aims. Most of the current knowledge about neural mechanisms underlying eye-hand coordi National Institutes of Health 9/16/2009
DOHENY EYE INSTITUTE $748,524 Trans-NIH Recovery Act Research Support Premitec, Inc., in collaboration with the Doheny Eye Institute at the University of Southern California has developed novel, 3-dimensional wide field microelectrode arrays (3D-WFA) for retinal prosthesis. These devices can double the visual field for reti
This spending item is part of a $2,303,564 allocation. See details
National Institutes of Health 7/26/2010
LOS ANGELES COUNTY OFFICE OF EDUCATION $748,255 ARRA - Head Start Purpose: The purpose of Los Angeles County Office of Education, Head Start-State Preschool Division?s (LACOE) Head Start Expansion application is to expand services to 503 additional children and families in six high need communities throughout Los Angele
This spending item is part of a $7,332,564 allocation. See details
Administration for Children and Families 9/29/2009
ALTAMED HEALTH SERVICES CORPORATION $746,250 ARRA Health Center Integrated Services Development Initiative[g1] AltaMed Health Services Corporation (AltaMed) received $746,250 from HRSA to support EDR Implementation and Integration with our CCHIT-certified EMR across our dental clinic sites and portable dental exam and treatment units in poorly-... Show more Health Resources and Services Administration 9/19/2009
LOS ANGELES, CITY OF $745,855 Aging Congregate Nutrition Services for States Provides additional funding to Area Agencies on Aging for Elderly Nutrition Congregate Meals Programs to feed seniors in need and to restore nutrition services and local food service positions eliminated due to cost increases and funding losses.
This spending item is part of a $6,585,441 allocation. See details
Administration on Aging 3/18/2009
NORTHEAST VALLEY HEALTH CORPORATION $745,776 ARRA Health Center Integrated Services Development Initiative[g1] NEVHC will utilize CIP funds to implement the following projects which will help us meet our mission to provide quality, safe primary health care to the low income and vulnerable residents of Los Angeles. 1) Renovation of a leased spac... Show more
This spending item is part of a $2,500,000 allocation. See details
Health Resources and Services Administration 6/25/2009
UNIVERSITY OF SOUTHERN CALIFORNIA $742,033 Trans-NIH Recovery Act Research Support More than 2 million children and youth in the U.S. are homeless at some time each year. Once on the streets, homeless youth frequently rely on high-risk survival behaviors to meet their basic needs. Compounding these high-risk behaviors, these youth also National Institutes of Health 9/18/2009
EAST VALLEY COMMUNITY HEALTH CENTER INC $740,205 ARRA Health Center Integrated Services Development Initiative[g1] The overall purpose of the Health Resources and Services Administration of the Department of Health and Human Services grant #H8BCS11719 is to increase services to the insured and underserved communities of Los Angeles County. The clin... Show more Health Resources and Services Administration 3/27/2009
Pomona Unified School District $736,003 ARRA - Early Head Start Purpose: The purpose of Los Angeles County Office of Education, Head Start-State Preschool Division?s (LACOE) Early Head Start application is to expand services to 338 additional children and families in seven high need communities throughout Los Angeles
This spending item is part of a $9,159,891 allocation. See details
Administration for Children and Families 11/01/2009
ST. JOHN'S WELL CHILD AND FAMILY CENTER, INC. $735,176 ARRA Health Center Integrated Services Development Initiative[g1] To meet the significant rise in service demand from low-income and uninsured patients, SJWCFC proposes to increase staffing by: 1) Adding 1 FTE Family Physician, 1 FTE Eligibility Assistance Worker, and .20 Biller; and 2) Retaining 2 F... Show more Health Resources and Services Administration 3/27/2009
UNIVERSITY OF CALIFORNIA, LOS ANGELES $718,118 Recovery Act Comparative Effectiveness Research - AHRQ Comparing the Effectiveness of Diabetes Care Interventions in Safety Net Clinics Despite the large disease burden of diabetes, there is incomplete knowledge about the comparative effectiveness of quality improvement strategies for diabetes care t... Show more
This spending item is part of a $2,073,860 allocation. See details
Agency for Healthcare Research and Quality 9/28/2010
UNIVERSITY OF CALIFORNIA, LOS ANGELES $715,806 Trans-NIH Recovery Act Research Support This study investigates long-term outcomes of women who were pregnant or parenting at admission to women only versus mixed-gender drug treatment programs. As part of the California Treatment Outcome Project (CalTOP) conducted in multiple counties of Calif National Institutes of Health 6/01/2009
UNIVERSITY OF SOUTHERN CALIFORNIA $714,008 Trans-NIH Recovery Act Research Support This application addresses broad Challenge Area (01) Behavior, Behavioral Change, and Prevention and specific Challenge Topic 01-AA-103* Capturing Social Network Information for Groups at High Risk for Negative Health Behaviors Research on social network National Institutes of Health 9/22/2009
UNIVERSITY OF CALIFORNIA, LOS ANGELES $712,212 Trans-NIH Recovery Act Research Support Emotion Regulation and Depression in Breast Cancer Survivorship: Both in individuals living with cancer and in the general population, the experience of clinical depression exacts a profound psychological, physical, and economic toll. Little research has
This spending item is part of a $1,260,288 allocation. See details
National Institutes of Health 9/04/2009
BECKMAN RESEARCH INSTITUTE OF THE CITY OF HOPE $710,968 Trans-NIH Recovery Act Research Support potent inhibition of HIV-1 infection in cultured cells. We will extend our analyses of these constructs to primary CD34+ cells and T-lymphocytes as part of specific aim 1. In aim 2 further analyses of the functional role of HIV-1 RNA trafficking through t National Institutes of Health 9/15/2009
LOS ANGELES BIOMEDICAL RESEARCH INSTITUTE AT HARBOR-UCLA MEDICAL CENTER $710,764 Trans-NIH Recovery Act Research Support Candida is among the most common causes of nosocomial infections in the United States and worldwide. Even with antifungal therapy, disseminated candidiasis causes an unacceptable 40%-50% mortality. Furthermore, resistance to antifungal therapies among Can National Institutes of Health 9/22/2009
UNIVERSITY OF CALIFORNIA, LOS ANGELES $710,061 Trans-NIH Recovery Act Research Support EXAMINING THE EFFECTS OF HIGH PROTEIN DIET ON ADIPOSITY AND CARDIAC PERFORMANCE IN HEART FAILURE PATIENTS WITH INCREASED BODY MASS AND DIABETES. The overall goal of the study is to test the hypothesis that a high protein diet will result in significantly National Institutes of Health 8/14/2009
UNIVERSITY OF SOUTHERN CALIFORNIA $706,509 Trans-NIH Recovery Act Research Support EVE is a consortium comprised of all U.S. investigators who have conducted genome-wide association studies (GWAS) of asthma and whose main objective is to combine results of individual studies to increase the overall power to identify asthma-susceptibilit
This spending item is part of a $7,375,208 allocation. See details
National Institutes of Health 9/25/2009
California Center For Public Health Advocacy $705,576 ARRA - Prevention and Wellness--Communities Putting Prevention to Work This proposal includes an integrated community action plan to implement policy, systems, and environmental changes that will contribute to the long range goals of improving nutrition, increasing physical activity, and decreasing o... Show more
This spending item is part of a $15,920,342 allocation. See details
Centers for Disease Control and Prevention 3/18/2010
FOUNDATION FOR EARLY CHILDHOOD EDUCATION $702,262 ARRA - Head Start The purpose of Los Angeles County Office of Education, Head Start-State Preschool DivisionG??s (LACOE) cost of living (COLA) and quality improvement (QI) funds for 2009-2010 is to provide enhanced support to our agencies. The basic cost of living (COLA) f
This spending item is part of a $12,386,126 allocation. See details
Administration for Children and Families 7/01/2009
RAND CORPORATION, THE $700,822 Trans-NIH Recovery Act Research Support Bacteria resistant to antibiotic therapy accounted for an estimated 94,000 life-threatening infections and over 18,500 deaths in 2005, more deaths than from AIDS that year (Klevens et al. 2007). Resistant bacterial strains have been linked to aggressive a
This spending item is part of a $11,464,018 allocation. See details
National Institutes of Health 9/16/2010
UNIVERSITY OF CALIFORNIA, LOS ANGELES $698,046 Trans-NIH Recovery Act Research Support Structure and Function of Human Telomerase Telomerase is a large ribonucleoprotein complex responsible for replicating the G-rich strand of telomeres, the physical ends of chromosomes. It is critical for maintaining telomere length and preventing chromoso National Institutes of Health 9/30/2009
UNIVERSITY OF CALIFORNIA, LOS ANGELES $696,196 Trans-NIH Recovery Act Research Support Support to provide shared resources for research activities at the Jules Stein Eye Institute at the University of California, Los Angeles. National Institutes of Health 7/17/2009
CENTER FOR COMMUNITY AND FAMILY SERVICES, INC. $693,323 ARRA - Head Start The Head Start/Early Head Start Cost-of-living Adjustment / Quality Improvement grant will improve physical environments, provide resources for strategic planning/community assessment, improve the transportation system, and staff compensation. The grant p Administration for Children and Families 7/01/2009
LOS ANGELES BIOMEDICAL RESEARCH INSTITUTE AT HARBOR-UCLA MEDICAL CENTER $690,572 Trans-NIH Recovery Act Research Support Our Specific Aims are: 1. To establish Good Manufacturing Practice for the rAls3p-N vaccine candidate. GMP will be established by a contracting organization. Financing for GMP will occur over two calendar years. The GMP process will include technologic
This spending item is part of a $1,989,750 allocation. See details
National Institutes of Health 9/17/2009
UNIVERSITY OF SOUTHERN CALIFORNIA $690,446 Trans-NIH Recovery Act Research Support One of the most challenging problems in molecular design is developing molecules that can bind protein surfaces and block protein-protein interactions. The ability to modulate protein-protein interactions in a directed fashion opens the possibility of pro National Institutes of Health 7/17/2009
LOS ANGELES, COUNTY OF $688,965 ARRA - Community Services Block Grant The Community Services Block Grant (CSBG) American Recovery and Reinvestment Act (ARRA) funding appropriated $89 million to support the activities provided by 60 California CSBG eligible entities. The CSBG eligible entities are comprised of local governme
This spending item is part of a $89,150,062 allocation. See details
Administration for Children and Families 4/10/2009
UNIVERSITY OF SOUTHERN CALIFORNIA $687,916 Trans-NIH Recovery Act Research Support The long-term goal of these experiments is to resolve the structural and functional organization of the neural networks responsible for controlling neuroendocrine CRH neurons in the paraventricular nucleus of the hypothalamus (PVH). The PVH is the key con National Institutes of Health 7/24/2009
NATIONAL CHILDHOOD CANCER FOUNDATION $684,650 Trans-NIH Recovery Act Research Support This award provides support for Adoption of New Technologies for Remote Data Capture and Protocol Authoring (ADOPT) for the Phase III Clinical Trials. The components of the project are: (1) integration and training with electronic Protocol Authoring (ePA National Institutes of Health 9/18/2009
ASIAN PACIFIC HEALTH CARE VENTURE INC $683,965 ARRA Health Center Integrated Services Development Initiative[g1] Through this Capital Improvement Program award, Asian Pacific Health Care Venture, Inc. (APHCV) will improve its ability to provide primary care services to low income communities through increased capacity to provide care, improved op... Show more Health Resources and Services Administration 6/25/2009
UNIVERSITY OF SOUTHERN CALIFORNIA $682,279 ARRA Grants for Training in Primary Care Medicine and Dentistry Training and Enhancement All fellows will develop and present an innovative educational intervention that addresses Healthy People 2010 objectives. National Institutes of Health 7/15/2010
UNIVERSITY OF SOUTHERN CALIFORNIA $682,279 ARRA Grants for Training in Primary Care Medicine and Dentistry Training and Enhancement All fellows will develop and present an innovative educational intervention that addresses Healthy People 2010 objectives. Health Resources and Services Administration 7/15/2010
PUBLIC HEALTH FOUNDATION ENTERPRISES, INC. $681,708 ARRA - Prevention and Wellness--Communities Putting Prevention to Work LA County Department of Public Health will implement a Peer Mentoring, Consultative Support, and Training Initiative in at least 10 cities or state health departments.
This spending item is part of a $1,857,043 allocation. See details
Centers for Disease Control and Prevention 9/17/2010
UNIVERSITY OF CALIFORNIA, LOS ANGELES $680,870 Trans-NIH Recovery Act Research Support This project is entitled Biomarkers for Outcomes in Late-Life Depression (BOLD). This project examines a biomarker-guided treatment for late-life depression which could improve outcomes by rapidly identifying an effective medication for each patient.
This spending item is part of a $923,877 allocation. See details
National Institutes of Health 9/29/2009
UNIVERSITY OF CALIFORNIA, LOS ANGELES $678,816 Trans-NIH Recovery Act Research Support To support hiring and provide a start-up package for an outstanding clinician scientist as a tenure-track faculty at UCLA and to develop resources to support research projects within the context of a specialized new biomedical research core center. The ce National Institutes of Health 7/29/2010
UNIVERSITY OF CALIFORNIA, LOS ANGELES $673,086 Trans-NIH Recovery Act Research Support Our goal is to determine the clinical, cognitive, imaging, genetic, and biochemical biomarker characteristics of the early (pre-dementia) stages of Alzheimer's disease (AD). The project builds on the NIA-funded AD Neuroimaging Initiative (ADNI1) and serve
This spending item is part of a $23,822,294 allocation. See details
National Institutes of Health 9/24/2009
UNIVERSITY OF CALIFORNIA, LOS ANGELES $670,197 Trans-NIH Recovery Act Research Support DEVELOPMENT OF A TULAREMIA VACCINE THAT IS SAFER AND MORE POTENT THAN LVS Francisella tularensis (Ft) causes tularemia, a serious and potentially fatal disease. Because Ft has an extraordinarily high infectivity, causes high morbidity and mortality, is National Institutes of Health 7/09/2010
TRAINING AND RESEARCH FOUNDATION $666,383 ARRA - Head Start The purpose of Los Angeles County Office of Education, Head Start-State Preschool DivisionG??s (LACOE) cost of living (COLA) and quality improvement (QI) funds for 2009-2010 is to provide enhanced support to our agencies. The basic cost of living (COLA) f
This spending item is part of a $12,386,126 allocation. See details
Administration for Children and Families 7/01/2009
Rubin Postaer and Associates, Inc. $666,000 ARRA - Prevention and Wellness--State Territories and Pacific Islands At 13.3 percent, California?s adult smoking prevalence ranks second lowest in the nation, yet this percentage represents nearly 3.8 million adult smokers. Current youth (9th to 12th grade) prevalence is 14.6 percent, representing... Show more
This spending item is part of a $2,501,528 allocation. See details
Centers for Disease Control and Prevention 2/06/2010
CENTRAL CITY COMMUNITY HEALTH CENTER, INC. $665,345 ARRA Health Center Integrated Services Development Initiative[g1] Capital Improvement Program through HRSA for alteration and renovation of our existing clinics. This renovation includes adding additional exam rooms and the necessary equipment to our clinics in order to increase our capacity to impr... Show more Health Resources and Services Administration 6/25/2009
CALIFORNIA INSTITUTE OF TECHNOLOGY $656,259 Trans-NIH Recovery Act Research Support This project develops tools to address two hypotheses: first that specific types of neurons in localized brain regions or subregions can be altered so that they are susceptible to reversible inactivation or activation in response to systemically delivered National Institutes of Health 9/30/2009
SOUTH CENTRAL FAMILY HEALTH CENTER $655,475 ARRA Health Center Integrated Services Development Initiative[g1] The purpose of the funding was to asssist SCFHC in its efforts to begin transitioning to a full paperless system. By adding new state-of-the-art techonology tools to improve care delivery, coordination, and patient safety. Utilization ... Show more Health Resources and Services Administration 6/25/2009
CALIFORNIA INSTITUTE OF TECHNOLOGY $655,307 Trans-NIH Recovery Act Research Support Synthetic protein families powerfully complement natural genetic diversity in efforts to understand fundamental sequence-structure-function relationships. We propose to use a unique family of chimeric cytochrome P450s made by structure-guided recombinati National Institutes of Health 7/16/2009
UNIVERSITY OF CALIFORNIA, LOS ANGELES $651,600 Trans-NIH Recovery Act Research Support Transplantation is the ideal therapy for end stage heart and end stage kidney failure, but allograft survival and function remain suboptimal. This CTOT renewal application will build upon the findings resulting from the previous 4 years of studying biomar
This spending item is part of a $9,955,156 allocation. See details
National Institutes of Health 9/13/2010
UNIVERSITY OF SOUTHERN CALIFORNIA $650,167 Trans-NIH Recovery Act Research Support Meiosis is a specialized cell division process, common to sexually reproducing eukaryotes, that reduces diploid zygotes to recombinant haploid gametes. Defects in meiosis have profound consequences for human health. More than half of human miscarriages re National Institutes of Health 5/21/2009
UNIVERSITY OF SOUTHERN CALIFORNIA $650,167 Trans-NIH Recovery Act Research Support Meiosis is a specialized cell division process, common to sexually reproducing eukaryotes, that reduces diploid zygotes to recombinant haploid gametes. Defects in meiosis have profound consequences for human health. More than half of human miscarriages re National Institutes of Health 5/21/2009
APPLIED BIOCODE, INC. $650,000 Trans-NIH Recovery Act Research Support The goal of this project is to develop Barcoded Magnetic Beads for Rapid Tests of MRSA and Respiratory Viral Panels. This Barcoded Magnetic Beads, utilizing a digital technology instead of conventional analog methodology, offers unmatched accuracy, excell
This spending item is part of a $2,802,966 allocation. See details
National Institutes of Health 3/29/2010
CEDARS-SINAI MEDICAL CENTER $641,218 Trans-NIH Recovery Act Research Support The purpose of this grant is to identify susceptibility genes involved in the pathogenesis of keratoconus (KC). We will achieve our goal by: 1) refining criteria for the early detection of KC using videokeratography and wavefront Zernike variables; 2) com National Institutes of Health 9/01/2009
UNIVERSITY OF CALIFORNIA, LOS ANGELES $639,132 Trans-NIH Recovery Act Research Support 'Chemosensing in the Gastrointestinal Tract'. Sensing of luminal contents by the gastrointestinal (GI) mucosa plays a critical role in the regulation of digestive functions and protection from harmful substances. The recent discovery that bitter taste re
This spending item is part of a $994,872 allocation. See details
National Institutes of Health 9/11/2009
UNIVERSITY OF CALIFORNIA, LOS ANGELES $639,098 Trans-NIH Recovery Act Research Support Objectives: The objective of this study is to better understand the personal values that influence treatment choices in men with prostate cancer using a method taken from marketing research called 'Conjoint Analysis'. We will compare how accurately conjo National Institutes of Health 5/15/2009
UNIVERSITY OF CALIFORNIA, LOS ANGELES $633,870 Trans-NIH Recovery Act Research Support This application addresses broad Challenge Area (01) Behavior, Behavioral Change, and Prevention and specific Challenge Topic 01-OD (OBSSR)-101* Tools for studying cultural phenomena. Population dynamic models of culture conceptualize culture as informati National Institutes of Health 9/21/2009
UNIVERSITY OF CALIFORNIA, LOS ANGELES $633,257 Trans-NIH Recovery Act Research Support Stem cells are defined by the fact that they divide asymmetrically, on the one hand side giving rise to a daughter cell that continues to divide, and on the other hand to cells that differentiates. Adult stem cells are under intensive study with the goal National Institutes of Health 7/17/2009
LOS ANGELES COUNTY OFFICE OF EDUCATION $632,418 ARRA - Early Head Start Purpose: The purpose of Los Angeles County Office of Education, Head Start-State Preschool Division?s (LACOE) Early Head Start application is to expand services to 338 additional children and families in seven high need communities throughout Los Angeles
This spending item is part of a $9,159,891 allocation. See details
Administration for Children and Families 11/01/2009
LOS ANGELES URBAN LEAGUE $632,065 ARRA - Head Start The purpose of Los Angeles County Office of Education, Head Start-State Preschool DivisionG??s (LACOE) cost of living (COLA) and quality improvement (QI) funds for 2009-2010 is to provide enhanced support to our agencies. The basic cost of living (COLA) f
This spending item is part of a $12,386,126 allocation. See details
Administration for Children and Families 7/01/2009
UNIVERSITY OF SOUTHERN CALIFORNIA $627,688 Trans-NIH Recovery Act Research Support Over the past several years, there has been a dramatic increase in the scientific scrutiny of omega-3 fatty acids and their impact on health. Results indicate that omega-3 fatty acids have potent anti-inflammatory actions. Inflammation is at the root of m
This spending item is part of a $2,824,336 allocation. See details
National Institutes of Health 9/16/2009
UNIVERSITY OF CALIFORNIA, LOS ANGELES $616,000 Trans-NIH Recovery Act Research Support During liver damage due to ischemia and reperfusion, the host pro-inflammatory effector memory, rather than na+?ve, CD4 T cells, promote local innate immune activation without de novo Ag-specific stimulation via the CD154-CD40 T cell costimulation pathway National Institutes of Health 9/24/2009
THE CHILDRENS HOSPITAL LOS ANGELES $614,636 Trans-NIH Recovery Act Research Support The long term goal of the research is to elucidate the cellular and molecular basis of excess scar formation during wound repair. Keloids are tumor-like skin scars that affect 10 to 20% of people of African descent, Asians, and Hispanics without appropria
This spending item is part of a $805,312 allocation. See details
National Institutes of Health 9/25/2009
UNIVERSITY OF CALIFORNIA, LOS ANGELES $613,809 Trans-NIH Recovery Act Research Support UCLA AIDS PREVENTION AND TREATMENT CLINICAL TRIALS UNIT The UCLA AIDS Prevention and Treatment Clinical Trials Unit (UCLA-APT-CTU) is a multidisciplinary research unit composed of a core administrative unit and four clinical research sites in metropolitan National Institutes of Health 9/13/2010
FOOTHILL UNITY CENTER, INC $609,707 ARRA - Community Services Block Grant The Community Services Block Grant (CSBG) American Recovery and Reinvestment Act (ARRA) funding appropriated $89 million to support the activities provided by 60 California CSBG eligible entities. The CSBG eligible entities are comprised of local governme
This spending item is part of a $89,150,062 allocation. See details
Administration for Children and Families 4/10/2009
UNIVERSITY OF CALIFORNIA, LOS ANGELES $606,494 Trans-NIH Recovery Act Research Support This application is a response to RFA-OD-09-005 NIHGMS, Supporting New Faculty Recruitment to Enhance Research Resources through Biomedical Research Core Centers. The request is for recruitment of a new assistant professor to the Biochemistry Division at National Institutes of Health 9/30/2009
POMONA UNIFIED SCHOOL DISTRICT $601,630 ARRA - Head Start The purpose of Los Angeles County Office of Education, Head Start-State Preschool DivisionG??s (LACOE) cost of living (COLA) and quality improvement (QI) funds for 2009-2010 is to provide enhanced support to our agencies. The basic cost of living (COLA) f
This spending item is part of a $12,386,126 allocation. See details
Administration for Children and Families 7/01/2009
CALIFORNIA INSTITUTE OF TECHNOLOGY $600,000 Trans-NIH Recovery Act Research Support Under the support of the parent grant, the development of each experimental tool has advanced to the point that they have been validated. This supplement requests support for the final steps in refining these technologies, through the support of three ke National Institutes of Health 9/24/2009
CHARLES DREW UNIVERSITY OF MEDICINE AND SCIENCE $599,521 Trans-NIH Recovery Act Research Support Charles Drew University will further the Comprehensive Center of Health Disparities-CKD mission in addressing chronic kidney disease (CKD) & cardiovascular (CVD) in minority communities by conducting research promoting prevention, early intervention, and National Institutes of Health 9/28/2009
SANTA MONICA COMMUNITY COLLEGE DISTRICT $596,896 ARRA - Health Information Technology Professionals in Health Care The Western Regional Consortium to Educate Information Technology Professionals is a consortium of 14 community colleges from Arizona, Nevada, California, and Hawaii whose purpose is to implement curricula designed by partnering univer... Show more
This spending item is part of a $10,867,915 allocation. See details
Health and Human Services, Department of 4/02/2010
ST. FRANCIS MEDICAL CENTER OF LYNWOOD DEVELOPMENT CORPORATION $596,224 ARRA - Scholarships for Disadvantaged Students The funding will support St. Francis Career College's Licensed Vocational Nurse program as we mitigate the educational and employment vulnerabilities facing residents of Southeast Los Angeles while concurrently addressing the shortage of health care with... Show more Health Resources and Services Administration 9/03/2009
UNIVERSITY OF CALIFORNIA, LOS ANGELES $595,000 ARRA - Prevention and Wellness--Communities Putting Prevention to Work Implement a coordinated community action plan comprised seven interventions, including multi-faceted public education campaign, and the implementation of a variety of evidence-based interventions at the city and county-level inclu... Show more
This spending item is part of a $16,184,860 allocation. See details
Centers for Disease Control and Prevention 3/18/2010
CEDARS-SINAI MEDICAL CENTER $591,999 Trans-NIH Recovery Act Research Support Diabetic retinopathy (DR) is the leading cause of blindness in people aged 20-74 years in the United States. Although retinopathy is more common in type 1 diabetes, the majority of new cases are due to type 2 diabetes (T2DM). The socioeconomic cost of DR National Institutes of Health 9/02/2009
UNIVERSITY OF SOUTHERN CALIFORNIA $589,613 Trans-NIH Recovery Act Research Support The primary goal of this Program Project is to use a synergistic combination of genomics, molecular genetics and natural products chemistry to identify and purify potentially useful secondary metabolites of the filamentous fungus Aspergillus nidulans. The National Institutes of Health 9/28/2009
UNIVERSITY OF CALIFORNIA, LOS ANGELES $588,500 Technical support and administrative/management services: Task Order 6, Antiviral and Immune Plasma Infrastructure Development
This spending item is part of a $12,962,657 allocation. See details
National Institutes of Health 9/28/2009
NATIONAL CHILDHOOD CANCER FOUNDATION $587,617 Trans-NIH Recovery Act Research Support This supplemental award supports the Accelerating Clinical Trials of Novel Oncologic Path Ways (ACTNOW) program for Protocol ANBL0931, which is a Phase III Study of Chimeric Antibody 14.18 in High-Risk Neuroblastoma. The primary objective of study ANBL09
This spending item is part of a $1,981,588 allocation. See details
National Institutes of Health 8/07/2009
The Rogers Group $585,000 ARRA - Prevention and Wellness--Communities Putting Prevention to Work Implement a coordinated community action plan comprised seven interventions, including multi-faceted public education campaign, and the implementation of a variety of evidence-based interventions at the city and county-level inclu... Show more
This spending item is part of a $16,184,860 allocation. See details
Centers for Disease Control and Prevention 3/18/2010
UNIVERSITY OF SOUTHERN CALIFORNIA $577,195 Trans-NIH Recovery Act Research Support The prevalence of autism spectrum disorders (ASDs) has been increasing during the last 10 years with increasing burden on society. While genetic risk factors are widely implicated in ASDs, the current increase is not likely to result from genetic factors National Institutes of Health 9/28/2009
CEDARS-SINAI MEDICAL CENTER $575,814 Trans-NIH Recovery Act Research Support Hypothesis is that a unique recombinant fusion protein derived from a cell-penetrating viral capsid shell can transport DNA intercalating drugs through a tiny nucleic acid carrier, and target such drugs to specific tumor cells causing tumor-specific deliv National Institutes of Health 4/28/2009
CEDARS-SINAI MEDICAL CENTER $571,328 Trans-NIH Recovery Act Research Support Pituitary tumors account for 15% of intracranial neoplasms and are benign monoclonal neoplasms which may be clinically silent or secrete hormones including prolactin, growth hormone, ACTH, or rarely TSH or gonadotropins. These adenomas account for clinica National Institutes of Health 5/21/2009
UNIVERSITY OF CALIFORNIA, LOS ANGELES $570,827 Trans-NIH Recovery Act Research Support Bacterial microcompartments are large subcellular structures composed of metabolic enzymes encapsulated within a protein shell built from multiple subunits. They are widespread among bacteria, functionally diverse, play vital metabolic roles, are linked t
This spending item is part of a $1,109,229 allocation. See details
National Institutes of Health 7/17/2009
PALMDALE SCHOOL DISTRICT $566,694 ARRA - Head Start The purpose of Los Angeles County Office of Education, Head Start-State Preschool DivisionG??s (LACOE) cost of living (COLA) and quality improvement (QI) funds for 2009-2010 is to provide enhanced support to our agencies. The basic cost of living (COLA) f
This spending item is part of a $12,386,126 allocation. See details
Administration for Children and Families 7/01/2009
BECKMAN RESEARCH INSTITUTE OF THE CITY OF HOPE $561,913 Trans-NIH Recovery Act Research Support Pacific-Southwest Regional Center of Excellence for Biodefense and Emerging Diseases (the Center) is a research consortium comprising 28 projects clustered within six programs. The Center also features five core facilities that serve the entire region. Al
This spending item is part of a $3,853,630 allocation. See details
National Institutes of Health 9/23/2009
PACIFIC ASIAN CONSORTIUM IN EMPLOYMENT $559,887 ARRA - Early Head Start Purpose: The purpose of Los Angeles County Office of Education, Head Start-State Preschool Division?s (LACOE) Early Head Start application is to expand services to 338 additional children and families in seven high need communities throughout Los Angeles
This spending item is part of a $9,159,891 allocation. See details
Administration for Children and Families 11/01/2009
LOS ANGELES, COUNTY OF $554,131 Aging Home-Delivered Nutrition Services for States Provides additional funding to Area Agencies on Aging for Elderly Nutrition Home Delivered Meals Programs to feed seniors in need and to restore nutrition services and local food service positions eliminated due to cost increses and funding losses.
This spending item is part of a $3,242,063 allocation. See details
Administration on Aging 3/18/2009
MISSION CITY COMMUNITY NETWORK INC $553,660 ARRA Health Center Integrated Services Development Initiative[g1] The ARRA - Capital Improvement he purpose is to construct an approximately 4,000 square foot building consisting of 12 exam rooms, one Training room and a conference room to provide medical services to the uninsured and under insured a... Show more Health Resources and Services Administration 6/25/2009
KAISER FOUNDATION HOSPITALS $552,636 Recovery Act Comparative Effectiveness Research - AHRQ A network of 32 health services and intervention scientists affiliated with the HMO Research Network propose to build a national database for conducting comparative effectiveness research on treatment and on approaches to preventing diabetes mell... Show more
This spending item is part of a $8,920,115 allocation. See details
Agency for Healthcare Research and Quality 9/28/2010
RAND CORPORATION, THE $549,964 Recovery Act Comparative Effectiveness Research - AHRQ Title: Bundled Episode Payment and Gainsharing Demonstration Project. The demonstration project will evaluate the comparative clinical and economic effectiveness of a new bundled episode payment method for physicians and hospitals relative to c... Show more
This spending item is part of a $2,932,135 allocation. See details
Agency for Healthcare Research and Quality 9/28/2010
CEDARS-SINAI MEDICAL CENTER $544,580 Trans-NIH Recovery Act Research Support Capricor, Inc. is actively developing cardiac stem cell technologies for the treatment of heart disease. Capricor has exclusive license to a method to cultivate cardiac stem cells, present in small numbers in the adult human heart, in order to generate la
This spending item is part of a $2,993,268 allocation. See details
National Institutes of Health 5/13/2010
RAND CORPORATION, THE $544,048 Trans-NIH Recovery Act Research Support Dementia is a condition that is growing in prevalence and which harms not only the afflicted individual but also adversely affects the health of their family and other informal caregivers. New methods for delivering comprehensive assistance to persons wit
This spending item is part of a $1,249,939 allocation. See details
National Institutes of Health 9/24/2010
UNIVERSITY OF SOUTHERN CALIFORNIA $539,132 Trans-NIH Recovery Act Research Support Most complex diseases have genetic causes, but observations from families and especially from twins indicate that other factors are almost always necessary for the actual appearance of disease. One such factor appears to be the proportion of DNA units tha National Institutes of Health 9/03/2009
UNIVERSITY OF CALIFORNIA, LOS ANGELES $539,000 Trans-NIH Recovery Act Research Support Therapeutic approach to Autism Spectrum Disorders using TrkB agonists and the molecular mechanisms of TrkB agonist action in human neurons. The overall goal of this proposal is to examine whether TrkB agonist(s) may have therapeutic values for Autism Spec National Institutes of Health 9/29/2009
COMMUNITY PARTNERS $538,266 Recovery Act Comparative Effectiveness Research - AHRQ Evidence-based guidelines for management of chronic kidney disease (CKD) have been available to practicing physicians since 2002. There is strong evidence that implementation of these guidelines by primary care physicians can delay CKD progressio... Show more
This spending item is part of a $3,117,856 allocation. See details
Agency for Healthcare Research and Quality 9/28/2010
UNIVERSITY OF CALIFORNIA, LOS ANGELES $536,340 Trans-NIH Recovery Act Research Support The UCLA Racial and Ethnic Minority (REM) HIV/AIDS Translational Training (HATT) Program. Our R25 training grant has developed a research mentorship program for REM postdoctoral fellows and early career investigators interested in studying HIV/AIDS, men National Institutes of Health 5/08/2009
UNIVERSITY OF SOUTHERN CALIFORNIA $529,239 Trans-NIH Recovery Act Research Support This project pursues the hypothesis that lifetime cumulative exposure to ambient air pollution is associated with sonographically measured carotid intima-media thickness (CIMT) at age 18-20. CIMT is an established marker of subclinical atherosclerosis - t National Institutes of Health 9/17/2009
PLANCHE CONSULTING, INC. $528,825 Trans-NIH Recovery Act Research Support Obstructive Sleep Apnea (OSA) affects about 4% of men and 2% of women of adult population. It is caused by partial or complete airway obstruction in individuals with anatomically compromised airways due to a decrease in upper airway muscle (including geni National Institutes of Health 8/31/2009
CLINIC INC, THE $528,215 ARRA Health Center Integrated Services Development Initiative[g1] The capital investment project award is to implement a new telephone and electronic medical records sytem to increase operational efficiency and increase patient satisfaction. Health Resources and Services Administration 6/25/2009
UNIVERSITY OF CALIFORNIA, LOS ANGELES $527,806 Trans-NIH Recovery Act Research Support Title: Cntnap2 in a Behavioral Model of Autism Impairments in language, social interaction and behavioral flexibility that together occur in young children comprise the hallmarks of autism spectrum disorder (ASD; Geschwind & Levitt, 2007, Curr Op Neurobi National Institutes of Health 9/22/2009
MOUNTAIN VIEW ELEMENTARY SCHOOL DISTRICT $524,250 ARRA - Head Start Purpose: The purpose of Los Angeles County Office of Education, Head Start-State Preschool Division?s (LACOE) Head Start Expansion application is to expand services to 503 additional children and families in six high need communities throughout Los Angele
This spending item is part of a $7,332,564 allocation. See details
Administration for Children and Families 9/29/2009
CHILD CARE RESOURCE CENTER, INC. $522,328 ARRA - Early Head Start Purpose: The purpose of Los Angeles County Office of Education, Head Start-State Preschool Division?s (LACOE) Early Head Start application is to expand services to 338 additional children and families in seven high need communities throughout Los Angeles
This spending item is part of a $9,159,891 allocation. See details
Administration for Children and Families 11/01/2009
PACIFIC ASIAN CONSORTIUM IN EMPLOYMENT $521,082 ARRA - Early Head Start Purpose: The purpose of Los Angeles County Office of Education, Head Start-State Preschool Division?s (LACOE) Early Head Start application is to expand services to 338 additional children and families in seven high need communities throughout Los Angeles
This spending item is part of a $9,159,891 allocation. See details
Administration for Children and Families 11/01/2009
UNIVERSITY OF CALIFORNIA, LOS ANGELES $520,325 Trans-NIH Recovery Act Research Support Using agent-based modeling to develop a robust and well-characterized model of individual-level nutrition and physical activity behaviors, as influenced by social and physical environmental factors.
This spending item is part of a $860,216 allocation. See details
National Institutes of Health 9/21/2009
CALIFORNIA INSTITUTE OF TECHNOLOGY $515,928 Trans-NIH Recovery Act Research Support Using Transport to Map the Brain A major challenge in understanding how the brain processes information is defining the circuitry that links neurons into a functional distributed parallel processing network. Intracellular transport is a normal biological
This spending item is part of a $1,478,291 allocation. See details
National Institutes of Health 9/30/2009
CHARLES DREW UNIVERSITY OF MEDICINE AND SCIENCE $515,272 Trans-NIH Recovery Act Research Support On behalf of the 18 Research Centers in Minority Institutions (RCMI), Charles R. Drew University submits this application to design and implement the RCMI Translational Research Network (RTRN or Network). The successful translation of research findings to
This spending item is part of a $540,272 allocation. See details
National Institutes of Health 9/14/2009
BALDWIN PARK UNIFIED SCHOOL DISTRICT $515,072 ARRA - Early Head Start Purpose: The purpose of Los Angeles County Office of Education, Head Start-State Preschool Division?s (LACOE) Early Head Start application is to expand services to 338 additional children and families in seven high need communities throughout Los Angeles
This spending item is part of a $9,159,891 allocation. See details
Administration for Children and Families 11/01/2009
WATTS HEALTHCARE CORPORATION $513,506 ARRA Health Center Integrated Services Development Initiative[g1] The Increased Demand for Services Project grant allows Watts Healthcare Corporation to respond to the economic downturn which caused many community residents to lose their jobs and health insurance benefits. The goal is to enroll 3,00... Show more Health Resources and Services Administration 3/27/2009
VOLUNTEERS OF AMERICA OF LOS ANGELES $511,212 ARRA - Early Head Start Purpose: The purpose of Los Angeles County Office of Education, Head Start-State Preschool Division?s (LACOE) Early Head Start application is to expand services to 338 additional children and families in seven high need communities throughout Los Angeles
This spending item is part of a $9,159,891 allocation. See details
Administration for Children and Families 11/01/2009
UNIVERSITY OF CALIFORNIA, LOS ANGELES $510,856 Trans-NIH Recovery Act Research Support This project, Prevention Trial of Family Focused Treatment in Youth at Risk for Psychosis, is a multi-site study (UCLA, Yale, Emory, University of North Carolina) testing the efficacy of a family-focused psychosocial intervention in the prevention of func
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National Institutes of Health 9/30/2009
UNIVERSITY OF SOUTHERN CALIFORNIA $507,766 Trans-NIH Recovery Act Research Support Premitec, Inc., in collaboration with the Doheny Eye Institute at the University of Southern California has developed novel, 3-dimensional wide field microelectrode arrays (3D-WFA) for retinal prosthesis. These devices can double the visual field for reti
This spending item is part of a $2,303,564 allocation. See details
National Institutes of Health 7/26/2010
UNIVERSITY OF CALIFORNIA, LOS ANGELES $506,742 Trans-NIH Recovery Act Research Support Collaborative R34 grant which is 1/3 CBT(Cognitive Behavioral Therapy) for Anxiety Disorders in Autism: Adapting Treatment for Adolescents. This project involves adapting a promising intervention for elementary school children with Autism Spectrum Disorde National Institutes of Health 9/24/2009
BECKMAN RESEARCH INSTITUTE OF THE CITY OF HOPE $505,473 Trans-NIH Recovery Act Research Support Appropriate implementation of Okazaki fragment maturation during DNA replication in eukaryotic cells is a fundamental mechanism for mutation avoidance and genome stability. During lagging strand DNA synthesis, multiple RNA primers and immediately adjoined National Institutes of Health 9/22/2009
OLIVE VIEW/UCLA EDUCATION AND RESEARCH INSTITUTE, INC. $500,922 Trans-NIH Recovery Act Research Support Dementia is a condition that is growing in prevalence and which harms not only the afflicted individual but also adversely affects the health of their family and other informal caregivers. New methods for delivering comprehensive assistance to persons wit
This spending item is part of a $1,249,939 allocation. See details
National Institutes of Health 9/24/2010
CEDARS-SINAI MEDICAL CENTER $500,000 Trans-NIH Recovery Act Research Support This application requests $500,000.00 for facility Improvements for the Cedars-Sinai Medical Center Research Institute's (CSMCRI) Research Animal Facility in the Barbara and Marvin Davis Research Building (BMDRB). Specifically the funds requested will be National Institutes of Health 6/08/2009
NATIONAL CHILDHOOD CANCER FOUNDATION $498,467 Trans-NIH Recovery Act Research Support This supplemental award supports the development and implementation of a Childhood Cancer Modular Protocol Development System to facilitate OEWG - CTEP recommended protocol development timelines. National Institutes of Health 5/28/2010
MEXICAN AMERICAN OPPORTUNITY FOUNDATION $494,645 ARRA - Head Start The purpose of Los Angeles County Office of Education, Head Start-State Preschool DivisionG??s (LACOE) cost of living (COLA) and quality improvement (QI) funds for 2009-2010 is to provide enhanced support to our agencies. The basic cost of living (COLA) f
This spending item is part of a $12,386,126 allocation. See details
Administration for Children and Families 7/01/2009
THE CHILDRENS HOSPITAL LOS ANGELES $492,085 Trans-NIH Recovery Act Research Support This research is proposed under Notice Number NOT-OD-09-058 G?NIH announces the availability of recovery act funds for Competitive Revision applicationsG?. Despite substantial advances in the treatment of acute lymphoblastic leukemia (ALL), the rate of lo National Institutes of Health 9/28/2009
LOS ANGELES BIOMEDICAL RESEARCH INSTITUTE AT HARBOR-UCLA MEDICAL CENTER $491,306 Trans-NIH Recovery Act Research Support Methicillin-Resistant Staphylococcus aureus (MRSA) produces significant morbidity and mortality among a large and growing population of hospitalized and chronically ill patients in the US. As invasive disease due to MRSA continues to rise, there is an urg
This spending item is part of a $1,248,355 allocation. See details
National Institutes of Health 8/30/2010
UNIVERSITY OF CALIFORNIA, LOS ANGELES $490,874 Trans-NIH Recovery Act Research Support A major cause of morbidity and mortality in the United States and throughout the world is infectious diseases. A major goal of the NIH is to conduct and support basic and applied research to better understand, treat, and ultimately prevent infectious dise National Institutes of Health 5/13/2010
COMMUNITY HEALTH ALLIANCE OF PASADENA $490,205 ARRA Health Center Integrated Services Development Initiative[g1] Capital Improvement Program (CIP) The purpose of this grant is: 1) To implement an Electronic Dental Record system that will network with our current Electronic Health Record system structure. This will provide an more efficient and ... Show more Health Resources and Services Administration 6/25/2009
UNIVERSITY OF CALIFORNIA, LOS ANGELES $487,899 Trans-NIH Recovery Act Research Support The objective of the NIH Grant Number R01EY009859 is to identify the genetic basis of age-related Maculopathy (GARM). This project is committed to the prospective study of genetic, environmental and early clinical risk factors for the development of macul
This spending item is part of a $730,926 allocation. See details
National Institutes of Health 9/23/2009
UNIVERSITY OF SOUTHERN CALIFORNIA $487,250 Trans-NIH Recovery Act Research Support Research to Address the Heterogeneity in Autism Spectrum Disorders (R21) Project title: An ex-vivo placental perfusion system to study materno-fetal biology. This grant will focus on developing and validating a model system to examine the effects of alter National Institutes of Health 9/30/2009
MEXICAN AMERICAN OPPORTUNITY FOUNDATION $486,700 ARRA - Head Start Purpose: The purpose of Los Angeles County Office of Education, Head Start-State Preschool Division?s (LACOE) Head Start Expansion application is to expand services to 503 additional children and families in six high need communities throughout Los Angele
This spending item is part of a $7,332,564 allocation. See details
Administration for Children and Families 9/29/2009
INTERTEX GENERAL CONTRACTORS, INC. $483,893 ARRA Health Center Integrated Services Development Initiative[g1] NEVHC will utilize CIP funds to implement the following projects which will help us meet our mission to provide quality, safe primary health care to the low income and vulnerable residents of Los Angeles. 1) Renovation of a leased spac... Show more
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Health Resources and Services Administration 6/25/2009
CALIFORNIA INSTITUTE OF TECHNOLOGY $482,882 Trans-NIH Recovery Act Research Support Developing an understanding of the molecular mechanisms that underlie learning and memory stands as one of the central challenges of modern science. Our proposed studies will focus on a carbohydrate modification that plays a central role in this process: National Institutes of Health 9/22/2009
UNIVERSITY OF CALIFORNIA, LOS ANGELES $481,884 Trans-NIH Recovery Act Research Support Abdominal Colpopexy: Comparison of Endoscopic Surgical Strategies Objectives: The objective of this study is to compare costs and short-term outcomes of laparoscopic and robotic- assisted abdominal sacrocolpopexy (ASC) with respect to patient convalesce
This spending item is part of a $996,090 allocation. See details
National Institutes of Health 9/25/2009
UNIVERSITY OF SOUTHERN CALIFORNIA $480,980 Trans-NIH Recovery Act Research Support This Competitive Revision aims to greatly enhance our ability to estimate lifetime and age-specific solar ultraviolet (UV) exposures obtained retrospectively from self-report and enhance the novel UV exposure metric that we developed for, and are using in National Institutes of Health 9/17/2009
UNIVERSITY OF SOUTHERN CALIFORNIA $479,860 Trans-NIH Recovery Act Research Support Our primary objective is to utilize the molecular clock hypothesis to develop mathematical models that will allow us to study how cancers grow and spread. Human cancer growth cannot be directly observed and the overall goal is to develop an approach that National Institutes of Health 7/16/2009
UNIVERSITY OF CALIFORNIA, LOS ANGELES $478,597 Trans-NIH Recovery Act Research Support Medical Imaging Informatics Training Program- Administrative Supplement for additional trainee slots. The purpose of this administrative supplement is to request the restoration of several pre- and post-doctoral slots to the UCLA Medical Imaging Informati National Institutes of Health 7/23/2009
OPTIONS - A CHILD CARE AND HUMAN SERVICES AGENCY $477,159 ARRA - Head Start ARRA COLA AND QUALITY IMPROVEMENT GRANT. THIS GRANT AWARDS A COST-OF-LIVING ADJUSTMENT OF 1.84% FOR STAFF SALARIES FOR THE PERIOD FROM 7/01/2009 THRU 06/30/2011. FUNDS ALLOW STAFF TO WORK TOWARD OBTAINING A DEGREE Administration for Children and Families 7/01/2009
PALMDALE SCHOOL DISTRICT $475,072 ARRA - Early Head Start Purpose: The purpose of Los Angeles County Office of Education, Head Start-State Preschool Division?s (LACOE) Early Head Start application is to expand services to 338 additional children and families in seven high need communities throughout Los Angeles
This spending item is part of a $9,159,891 allocation. See details
Administration for Children and Families 11/01/2009
PALMDALE SCHOOL DISTRICT $475,072 ARRA - Early Head Start Purpose: The purpose of Los Angeles County Office of Education, Head Start-State Preschool Division?s (LACOE) Early Head Start application is to expand services to 338 additional children and families in seven high need communities throughout Los Angeles
This spending item is part of a $9,159,891 allocation. See details
Administration for Children and Families 11/01/2009
MEXICAN AMERICAN OPPORTUNITY FOUNDATION $473,500 ARRA - Head Start Purpose: The purpose of Los Angeles County Office of Education, Head Start-State Preschool Division?s (LACOE) Head Start Expansion application is to expand services to 503 additional children and families in six high need communities throughout Los Angele
This spending item is part of a $7,332,564 allocation. See details
Administration for Children and Families 9/29/2009
UNIVERSITY OF CALIFORNIA, LOS ANGELES $469,619 Trans-NIH Recovery Act Research Support 'Three-Dimensional Imaging of Whole Cells By Using X-Ray Diffraction Microscopy' X-ray protein crystallography is currently the primary methodology used for determining the 3D structure of protein molecules at near-atomic or atomic resolution. However, ma National Institutes of Health 9/16/2009
RAND CORPORATION. THE $468,850 Trans-NIH Recovery Act Research Support We suggest statistical techniques to overcome two threats to the external validity of a randomized controlled trial and apply our techniques to the example of the Women's Health Initiative Estrogen + Progestin study. New methods to detect and correct for
This spending item is part of a $499,847 allocation. See details
National Institutes of Health 9/24/2009
HOUSE RESEARCH INSTITUTE $467,588 Trans-NIH Recovery Act Research Support The research proposed under the R56 grant was to develop specific behavioral and electrophysiological tasks for measuring speech pattern contrast perception in children 1.5 to 3 years of age. IRB approval was received on July 7, 2010. National Institutes of Health 7/20/2010
RAND CORPORATION. THE $467,571 Trans-NIH Recovery Act Research Support DESCRIPTION (provided by applicant): We propose an innovative project that will identify and examine the compensatory strategies and resources used by low literate and low health-literate Latino diabetes patients when faced with literacy-demanding healthc National Institutes of Health 6/01/2009
UNIVERSITY OF CALIFORNIA, LOS ANGELES $466,012 Trans-NIH Recovery Act Research Support We are requesting funding for a state-of-the-art matrix-assisted laser desorption ionization time-of-flight/time- of-flight (MALDI-TOF/TOF) mass spectrometer to be utilized for imaging by mass spectrometry (ImMS) of thin tissue sections. An exciting new a National Institutes of Health 3/25/2010
UNIVERSITY OF CALIFORNIA, LOS ANGELES $466,012 Trans-NIH Recovery Act Research Support A new state-of-the-art matrix-assisted laser desorption ionization time-of-flight/time-of-flight (MALDI-TOF/TOF) mass spectrometer with capabilities for detecting, sequencing, and imaging proteins directly from tissue and other surfaces will be purchased. National Institutes of Health 4/01/2010
UNIVERSITY OF CALIFORNIA, LOS ANGELES $465,430 Trans-NIH Recovery Act Research Support Identification of Genetic Modifiers of Anthrax Lethal Toxin Induced Pathophysiology Virulence of Bacillus anthracis is associated with production of a bipartite protein exotoxin called lethal toxin (LT). While our understanding of the in vitro interaction
This spending item is part of a $765,430 allocation. See details
National Institutes of Health 7/17/2009
ARROYO VISTA FAMILY HEALTH FOUNDATION $460,070 ARRA Health Center Integrated Services Development Initiative[g1] Arroyo Vista utilized Increased Demand for Services (IDS) funding to increase immediate access to care within our greater Northeast LA Service Area. We targeted the most vulnerable uninsured populations including the young, chronically... Show more Health Resources and Services Administration 3/27/2009
UNIVERSITY OF SOUTHERN CALIFORNIA $457,165 Trans-NIH Recovery Act Research Support To respond to the needs for advanced infrastructure for collaborative biomedicine, the NCRR Biomedical Informatics Research Network (BIRN) was established to develop a federated and distributed infrastructure for the storage, retrieval, analysis, and docu
This spending item is part of a $492,873 allocation. See details
National Institutes of Health 9/24/2009
UNIVERSITY OF CALIFORNIA, LOS ANGELES $455,280 Trans-NIH Recovery Act Research Support Shared High Throughput X-ray Diffraction Equipment The X-ray diffraction equipment will enable the research by at least 14 different research groups to advance our understanding of the structures of biological molecules and the roles they play in health National Institutes of Health 7/08/2010
BALDWIN PARK UNIFIED SCHOOL DISTRICT $454,276 ARRA - Head Start The purpose of Los Angeles County Office of Education, Head Start-State Preschool DivisionG??s (LACOE) cost of living (COLA) and quality improvement (QI) funds for 2009-2010 is to provide enhanced support to our agencies. The basic cost of living (COLA) f
This spending item is part of a $12,386,126 allocation. See details
Administration for Children and Families 7/01/2009
SOUTH BAY FAMILY HEALTH CARE CENTER INC $452,502 ARRA Health Center Integrated Services Development Initiative[g1] Through the IDS Program, South Bay Family Healthcare Center (SBFHC) has expanded our capacity by retaining a 1.0 FTE Pediatrician and 2.0 FTE Medical Assistants to realize the capacity afforded by our Redondo Beach facility. Through th... Show more Health Resources and Services Administration 3/20/2009
LOS ANGELES CHRISTIAN HEALTH CENTERS $451,810 ARRA Health Center Integrated Services Development Initiative[g1] LACHC CIP funds will be used to increase capacity to provide primary and preventive health care services across our comprehensive service areas to all lifecycles. Joshua House and Pico Aliso will implement alteration/repair/renovation ... Show more Health Resources and Services Administration 6/29/2009
WESTSIDE FAMILY HEALTH CENTER $450,159 ARRA Health Center Integrated Services Development Initiative[g1] On June 25, 2009 HRSA issued WFHC an NGA for CIP for $450,159, Grant #C81CS14274. Because our project was in the wrong category, we had to wait for a new NGA which was issued six months later. As a result, we were delayed on the projec... Show more Health Resources and Services Administration 6/25/2009
UNIVERSITY OF SOUTHERN CALIFORNIA $450,009 Trans-NIH Recovery Act Research Support Our central hypothesis is that the interaction between HIV-1 integrase (IN) and the cellular co-factor LEDGF/p75 is important for efficient viral replication. We further hypothesize that inhibitors of this interaction have antiviral activity, a low chance National Institutes of Health 7/23/2009
JWCH INSTITUTE INC $448,432 ARRA Health Center Integrated Services Development Initiative[g1] Grant Name: Increased Demand for Services (IDS) Grant Purpose: These IDS Project services will allow JWCH to provide increased Medical Visits and Enabling Services to homeless and uninsured individuals and families at our clinics. We ... Show more Health Resources and Services Administration 3/27/2009
UNIVERSITY OF SOUTHERN CALIFORNIA $448,061 Trans-NIH Recovery Act Research Support The aim of this project is to develop a biopsychosocial model that explains how sociodemographic, biosocial, behavioral factors interact with one another to lead to differential oral health in later life. Oral aging indicators examined in this project inc National Institutes of Health 9/19/2009
UNIVERSITY OF SOUTHERN CALIFORNIA $446,875 Trans-NIH Recovery Act Research Support Alcohol consumption is generally thought to enhance liver fibrosis. Alcohol-induced liver fibrosis promotes formation of cirrhosis, which increases a risk of liver cancer. Cancer cells have a consistent cytological feature of nucleolar hypertrophy, enlarg National Institutes of Health 5/22/2009
CEDARS-SINAI MEDICAL CENTER $446,875 Trans-NIH Recovery Act Research Support Homeostasis in the intestinal mucosa is maintained by a delicate balance between physiological and pathophysiological inflammation that assures efficient response against pathogenic organisms and avoidance of hyperresponsiveness to the commensal flora. Di National Institutes of Health 7/17/2009
UNIVERSITY OF SOUTHERN CALIFORNIA $445,750 Trans-NIH Recovery Act Research Support This planning grant will serve to plan a randomized control trial among five research centers to test whether adolescent maxillary protraction can be a non-surgical alternative to orthognathic surgery as a treatment for a skeletal underbite in the cleft l National Institutes of Health 9/25/2009
COMPREHENSIVE COMMUNITY HEALTH CENTERS, INC $445,749 ARRA Health Center Integrated Services Development Initiative[g1] NEED: The Federal government as well as the State of California and the City and County of Los Angeles have large budget deficits which are being closed by reduction of services and layoffs. Unemployment remains high projections now s... Show more Health Resources and Services Administration 3/27/2009
UNIVERSITY OF CALIFORNIA, LOS ANGELES $445,540 Trans-NIH Recovery Act Research Support The purpose of this study is to increase our understanding of the determinants of daily functioning in bipolar disorder. We plan to recruit 48 subjects with bipolar disorder, 36 subjects with schizophrenia, and 36 normal controls. All subjects will par
This spending item is part of a $877,075 allocation. See details
National Institutes of Health 9/29/2009
CEDARS-SINAI MEDICAL CENTER $444,709 Recovery Act Comparative Effectiveness Research - AHRQ The G?Variations in Care: Comparing Heart Failure Care Transition Intervention EffectsG? is a comparative effectiveness project that examines approaches to improve variation in resource use and mortality among the five University of California Me... Show more
This spending item is part of a $9,898,332 allocation. See details
Agency for Healthcare Research and Quality 9/28/2010
CHILD CARE RESOURCE CENTER, INC. $441,970 ARRA - Early Head Start Purpose: The purpose of Los Angeles County Office of Education, Head Start-State Preschool Division?s (LACOE) Early Head Start application is to expand services to 338 additional children and families in seven high need communities throughout Los Angeles
This spending item is part of a $9,159,891 allocation. See details
Administration for Children and Families 11/01/2009
UNIVERSITY OF CALIFORNIA, LOS ANGELES $441,807 Trans-NIH Recovery Act Research Support This proposal addresses preventative vaccine development for ?-herpesvirus-associated malignancies. We will determine the efficacy and safety of various genetically engineered ?-herpesviruses as vaccines using a mouse ?-herpesvirus, ?HV68
This spending item is part of a $999,999 allocation. See details
National Institutes of Health 9/30/2009
POMONA COLLEGE $440,159 Trans-NIH Recovery Act Research Support In humans, hair cells are the receptors found within the inner ear that mediate hearing and balance. When the sensory hair cells die through environmental stresses (e.g. listening to the iPod too loudly for too long), normal aging and genetics, this often National Institutes of Health 4/09/2010
UNIVERSITY OF SOUTHERN CALIFORNIA $438,340 Trans-NIH Recovery Act Research Support This application addresses broad Challenge Area (15): Translational Science and Specific Challenge Topic 15-NR-101: NIH Partners in Research Program: Pathways for Translational Research. Autism Spectrum Disorders (ASD) represent a group of neurodevelopmen
This spending item is part of a $966,538 allocation. See details
National Institutes of Health 9/23/2009
BECKMAN RESEARCH INSTITUTE OF THE CITY OF HOPE $435,752 Trans-NIH Recovery Act Research Support Proper salivary gland function is critical for oral health. Radiation therapy for head and neck cancer often causes significant secondary side effects that impact normal salivary gland function, most commonly xerostomia. The ensuing salivary gland hypofun
This spending item is part of a $897,566 allocation. See details
National Institutes of Health 9/22/2009
UNIVERSITY OF CALIFORNIA, LOS ANGELES $435,147 Trans-NIH Recovery Act Research Support The role of CYP2S1 in asthma Asthma is a condition caused by allergic airway inflammation, or airway hyperresponsiveness, in which the patient periodically experiences paroxysms of wheezing, labored breathing and coughing, due to narrowing and congestion National Institutes of Health 9/24/2009
RAND CORPORATION, THE $433,347 Trans-NIH Recovery Act Research Support This application addresses the thematic area, 'Using Science to Enable Health Care Reform.' The future of the Medicare program poses one of the greatest policy challenges to the United States. This extraordinarily popular program has brought universal hea
This spending item is part of a $5,500,668 allocation. See details
National Institutes of Health 9/21/2010
UNIVERSITY OF SOUTHERN CALIFORNIA $432,178 Trans-NIH Recovery Act Research Support Atherosclerosis is a systemic disease; however, its manifestations tend to be focal and eccentric. Hemodynamics, specifically, fluid shear stress, is intimately involved in vascular oxidative stress. Oxidative stress induces molecular signaling regulates National Institutes of Health 5/28/2009
UNIVERSITY OF SOUTHERN CALIFORNIA $431,578 Trans-NIH Recovery Act Research Support A(1-7) stimulates hematopoietic recovery, including thrombocytopenia, and reduces mucosal lesions after intravenous chemotherapy. Stimulation of hematopoietic recovery including reduction of thrombocytopenia through increased progenitor proliferation afte National Institutes of Health 4/19/2010
BRENTWOOD BIOMEDICAL RESEARCH INSTITUTE, INC. $431,535 Trans-NIH Recovery Act Research Support The purpose of this study is to increase our understanding of the determinants of daily functioning in bipolar disorder. We plan to recruit 48 subjects with bipolar disorder, 36 subjects with schizophrenia, and 36 normal controls. All subjects will par
This spending item is part of a $877,075 allocation. See details
National Institutes of Health 9/29/2009
PUBLIC HEALTH FOUNDATION ENTERPRISES, INC. $429,311 Trans-NIH Recovery Act Research Support The objective of this project is to create, implement, and evaluate training programs for emerging clinical researchers that blend online and face-to-face instruction to advance health-related research. The aims are to: 1) Develop blended online and face-
This spending item is part of a $522,044 allocation. See details
National Institutes of Health 9/29/2009
UNIVERSITY OF CALIFORNIA, LOS ANGELES $427,564 Trans-NIH Recovery Act Research Support This R21 proposal will explore whether abnormal white matter anatomical connections may underlie the gray matter (functional) abnormalities previously seen in fMRI data from subjects with bipolar disorder. We will collect, in the same subject, both diffus National Institutes of Health 4/28/2009
LOS ANGELES, COUNTY OF $427,397 ARRA - Immunization ARRA-317 Immunization and Vaccines for Children Grants. This award will support efforts to plan, develop, and maintain a public health infrastructure for low income children and adults vaccinated against vaccine-preventable diseases.
This spending item is part of a $10,069,863 allocation. See details
Centers for Disease Control and Prevention 9/15/2009
PEDIATRIC & FAMILY MEDICAL CENTER $426,678 ARRA Health Center Integrated Services Development Initiative[g1] IDS Health Resources and Services Administration 3/27/2009
CALIFORNIA INSTITUTE OF TECHNOLOGY $426,627 Trans-NIH Recovery Act Research Support The request is to fund additional research that promises to accelerate progress in this grant by a totally novel approach in two of the key Specific Aims of the parent grant. These Aims are, briefly, to generate and test the logical sufficiency of spatia National Institutes of Health 8/14/2009
UNIVERSITY OF SOUTHERN CALIFORNIA $425,000 Trans-NIH Recovery Act Research Support The award is derived from CaliforniaG??s Mental Health Services Act to improve mental health services within the state. The specific funding is from the Southern Counties Regional Program which is comprised of four counties, Kern, Santa Barbara, San Luis National Institutes of Health 2/08/2011
UNIVERSITY OF CALIFORNIA, LOS ANGELES $423,500 Trans-NIH Recovery Act Research Support Obstructive sleep apnea (OSA) afflicts 20 million adults in the United States, and is associated with increased morbidity and mortality. Major male-female differences in the incidence and co-morbidites of the disorder are poorly understood. Since brain ch National Institutes of Health 7/14/2009
UNIVERSITY OF CALIFORNIA, LOS ANGELES $423,500 Trans-NIH Recovery Act Research Support CARDIOVASCULAR AND THERAPEUTIC POTENTIAL OF REPROGRAMMED HUMAN FIBROBLASTS Differentiation of the cells of the inner cell mass into the specialized cells required for forming the complex tissues that comprise living organisms has traditionally been view National Institutes of Health 5/15/2009
UNIVERSITY OF CALIFORNIA, LOS ANGELES $423,500 Trans-NIH Recovery Act Research Support The goal of this project is to develop live attenuated influenza virus vaccine. Influenza is a global infectious viral disease of great public health concern affecting millions of people every year. We plan to create highly attenuated PR8 viruses by rever National Institutes of Health 5/21/2009
UNIVERSITY OF CALIFORNIA, LOS ANGELES $423,500 Trans-NIH Recovery Act Research Support Trypanosomes and related protozoa cause a variety of debilitating diseases in the tropics including Human African Sleeping Sickness, Chagas Disease and various forms of Leishmaniasis. The goal of our work is to study pathways present in the parasite but National Institutes of Health 5/21/2009
UNIVERSITY OF CALIFORNIA, LOS ANGELES $423,500 Trans-NIH Recovery Act Research Support Trypanosomes and related protozoa cause a variety of debilitating diseases in the tropics including Human African Sleeping Sickness, Chagas Disease and various forms of Leishmaniasis. In the mammalian hosts, regulated gene expression is determined primar National Institutes of Health 5/04/2009
UNIVERSITY OF CALIFORNIA, LOS ANGELES $423,500 Trans-NIH Recovery Act Research Support Generalized immune activation and apoptosis are key characteristics of progressive HIV-1 disease. HIV-1 Tat protein has been linked to skewing of na+?ve T-cell differentiation and apoptosis; however, the exact mechanisms are not clearly defined. The GLI National Institutes of Health 6/04/2009
UNIVERSITY OF CALIFORNIA, LOS ANGELES $423,500 Trans-NIH Recovery Act Research Support 'Role of Sex Differences in the Expression & Function of Regulatory T Cells in SLE' Regulatory CD4+T cells and CD8+T cells have important roles in suppressing autoimmune disease in the peripheral immune system. Impaired function of regulatory/suppressor T National Institutes of Health 7/22/2009
UNIVERSITY OF CALIFORNIA, LOS ANGELES $423,500 Trans-NIH Recovery Act Research Support Cell Phone Use and the Health of Children in the Danish National Birth Cohort With the rapid advances in communication technologies, children are increasingly exposed to the radiofrequency (RF) fields starting from a very early age. This will be the firs National Institutes of Health 9/04/2009
UNIVERSITY OF CALIFORNIA, LOS ANGELES $423,500 Trans-NIH Recovery Act Research Support Trypanosomes and related protozoa cause a variety of debilitating diseases in the tropics including Human African Sleeping Sickness, Chagas Disease and various forms of Leishmaniasis. In the mammalian hosts, regulated gene expression is determined primar National Institutes of Health 5/04/2009
CALIFORNIA INSTITUTE OF TECHNOLOGY $422,234 Trans-NIH Recovery Act Research Support One of the most interesting of biological phenomena is cellular decision making, whether in the context of metabolic choices made by single-celled organisms in their daily lives or in the developmental choices made by organisms after the egg is fertilized National Institutes of Health 9/30/2009
EL PROYECTO DEL BARRIO, INC $420,606 ARRA Health Center Integrated Services Development Initiative[g1] Narrative for IDS/ARRA The overall program for ARRA Increased Services to Health Centers achieved and surpassed the original goals stated in our grant application. Our proposal sought to increase patient access to primary care by insti... Show more Health Resources and Services Administration 3/27/2009
CEDARS-SINAI MEDICAL CENTER $418,750 Trans-NIH Recovery Act Research Support An ideal therapy for genetic blood diseases would correct defective genes in the patient's own hematopoietic stem cells (HSC). Homologous recombination (HR) can, in principle, achieve this; however, its practicality is restricted by the scarcity of HSC an National Institutes of Health 6/01/2009
UNIVERSITY OF CALIFORNIA, LOS ANGELES $415,288 Trans-NIH Recovery Act Research Support Alcohol intoxication is the greatest contributing factor to transportation fatalities in the United States. Alcohol's (EtOH) major pharmacological target is GABAA receptors (GABAAR). The goal of our research is to develop novel anti-alcohol drugs, which m National Institutes of Health 9/18/2009
BECKMAN RESEARCH INSTITUTE OF THE CITY OF HOPE $415,000 Trans-NIH Recovery Act Research Support In the previous funding period, the Southern California Islet Cell Resources (SC-ICR) Center has established itself as one of the most productive islet transplantation centers in ICR program while also providing high quality islets to ICR-approved project National Institutes of Health 9/02/2009
UNIVERSITY OF CALIFORNIA, LOS ANGELES $414,421 Trans-NIH Recovery Act Research Support Infectious diseases comprise the leading cause of morbidity and mortality in low to middle income countries. Malaria, tuberculosis, HIV disease and gastrointestinal illnesses pose 2/3 of the world population at risk. Investigators at UCLA from the School National Institutes of Health 9/26/2010
OAK CREST INSTITUTE OF SCIENCE $411,425 Trans-NIH Recovery Act Research Support The broad long term goal of this project is to empower women to protect themselves from HIV infection through the development of improved microbicides based on sustained release drug delivery. Each day 15,000 people are infected - a growing majority of th National Institutes of Health 8/28/2009
BECKMAN RESEARCH INSTITUTE OF THE CITY OF HOPE $410,248 Trans-NIH Recovery Act Research Support DESCRIPTION (provided by applicant): Chronic graft versus host disease (GVHD), an autoimmune-like collagen-vascular disease with clinical features similar to scleroderma and systemic lupus erythematosus (SLE), remains the major cause of morbidity and mort National Institutes of Health 7/12/2010
UNIVERSITY OF SOUTHERN CALIFORNIA $408,692 Trans-NIH Recovery Act Research Support A major contribution to ocular morbidity is lacrimal dysfunction, affecting over 10 million Americans. The principal cell of the lacrimal gland and primary contributor of proteins into ocular surface fluid is the lacrimal acinar cell, which is the target National Institutes of Health 7/22/2009
UNIVERSITY OF CALIFORNIA, LOS ANGELES $407,395 ARRA - Scholarships for Disadvantaged Students ARRA G?? Scholarships for Disadvantaged Students American Recovery and Reinvestment Act of 2009 (Recovery Act) promotes diversity among health professions students and practitioners by providing scholarships for students from disadvantaged backgrounds. E... Show more Health Resources and Services Administration 6/14/2010
VALLEY COMMUNITY CLINIC $406,317 ARRA Health Center Integrated Services Development Initiative[g1] Facing slashed funding for the Dental Center from the state and other sources, VCC had been reluctantly considering reducing staff in order to keep the program running, although with significantly fewer hours, which meant that fewer pa... Show more Health Resources and Services Administration 3/27/2009
CEDARS-SINAI MEDICAL CENTER $406,250 Trans-NIH Recovery Act Research Support DESCRIPTION (provided by applicant): Sudden cardiac death (SCD) remains a major cause of mortality in the US. While the prophylactic implantable defibrillator has significantly reduced the incidence of SCD under the current eligibility criterion of severe National Institutes of Health 7/16/2009
RAND CORPORATION, THE $406,204 Recovery Act Comparative Effectiveness Research - AHRQ We will develop a distributed network infrastructure for comparative effectiveness research that provides flexibility to participant sites in the means for data sharing. This flexibility will be implemented by allowing codification of data shar... Show more
This spending item is part of a $8,309,906 allocation. See details
Agency for Healthcare Research and Quality 9/28/2010
UNIVERSITY OF CALIFORNIA, LOS ANGELES $403,360 Trans-NIH Recovery Act Research Support Title: High throughput screens for modulations of inflammatory cytokine gene expression. Abstract: Inflammation can be beneficial for a normal immune response to microbial pathogens. However, prolonged inflammation can promote tissue damage during infec National Institutes of Health 5/14/2009
UNIVERSITY OF SOUTHERN CALIFORNIA $400,701 Trans-NIH Recovery Act Research Support Glutathione (GSH) is a key intracellular antioxidant that also modulates diverse critical cellular processes such as inflammatory and fibrogenic responses. Patients with chronic liver diseases have low hepatic GSH levels that up to now have mostly been a National Institutes of Health 7/15/2010
UNIVERSITY OF CALIFORNIA, LOS ANGELES $400,696 Trans-NIH Recovery Act Research Support Nell-1, a cause of excessive bone growth in craniosynostosis patients has shown significant promise as a potent bone forming agent in preclinical studies. A better understanding of how and why Nell-1 works to form bone can accelerate the development of cl National Institutes of Health 9/21/2009
THE CHILDRENS HOSPITAL LOS ANGELES $400,000 Trans-NIH Recovery Act Research Support The intestinal epithelium is continuously exposed to high concentrations of bacteria. Intestinal epithelial cells (enterocytes) express pathogen pattern recognition Toll-like receptors (TLR), and produce inflammatory factors in response to stimulation wit National Institutes of Health 8/13/2009
INTRA MEDICAL IMAGING LLC $400,000 Trans-NIH Recovery Act Research Support TESTING OF THE BETA CAMERA FOR DETECTION OF CANCER TISSUE ATT HE MARGIN OF THE RESECTED TUMOR. National Institutes of Health 9/29/2009
LONG BEACH, CITY OF $400,000 ARRA - Prevention and Wellness--Communities Putting Prevention to Work Implement a coordinated community action plan comprised seven interventions, including multi-faceted public education campaign, and the implementation of a variety of evidence-based interventions at the city and county-level inclu... Show more
This spending item is part of a $16,184,860 allocation. See details
Centers for Disease Control and Prevention 3/18/2010
Los Angeles Universal Preschool $400,000 ARRA - Prevention and Wellness--Communities Putting Prevention to Work This proposal includes an integrated community action plan to implement policy, systems, and environmental changes that will contribute to the long range goals of improving nutrition, increasing physical activity, and decreasing o... Show more
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Centers for Disease Control and Prevention 3/18/2010
UNIVERSITY OF SOUTHERN CALIFORNIA $399,886 Trans-NIH Recovery Act Research Support This project is part of NOT-OD-09-058, with Notice Title, 'NIH Announces the Availability of Recovery Act Funds for Competitive Revision Applications' and is consistent with the aims of parent grant DE06988 which seeks to determine if amelogenin proteins National Institutes of Health 9/23/2009
UNIVERSITY OF CALIFORNIA, LOS ANGELES $397,641 Trans-NIH Recovery Act Research Support This competitive renewal application to continue a Resource for Computational Anatomy and Multidimensional Modeling will go beyond current atlases and maps of brain that assume a static morphology and prohibit the examination of time varying changes. Buil National Institutes of Health 9/07/2009
THE CHILDRENS HOSPITAL LOS ANGELES $397,563 Trans-NIH Recovery Act Research Support Although treatment has steadily improved in the past 20 years for children with high-risk metastatic neuroblastoma (stage 4), only 40% of these patients survive long-term. Our overall goal is to improve survival for these children. Problem: It is not pos National Institutes of Health 8/31/2009
THE CHILDRENS HOSPITAL LOS ANGELES $396,373 Trans-NIH Recovery Act Research Support This application addresses broad Challenge Area (15): Translational Science and Specific Challenge Topic 15-NR-101: NIH Partners in Research Program: Pathways for Translational Research. Autism Spectrum Disorders (ASD) represent a group of neurodevelopmen
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National Institutes of Health 9/23/2009
CLINICA MSR OSCAR A ROMERO $395,692 ARRA Health Center Integrated Services Development Initiative[g1] Under our IDS Project, Clinica Romero proposed to see 1,123 patients per year over the course of two years (562 new patients per year) and as a result allowing us to retain 1.0 FTE physician and 1.0 FTE medical assistant per year at ou... Show more Health Resources and Services Administration 3/27/2009
CLINICA MSR OSCAR A ROMERO $394,692 ARRA Health Center Integrated Services Development Initiative[g1] ARRA - Increased Services to Health Centers. Clinica Romero was awarded $394,692 to retain a 1.0 FTE physician and a 1.0 FTE medical assistant over a two-year period at our clinic on 2032 Marengo Street. Health Resources and Services Administration 3/27/2009
UNIVERSITY OF CALIFORNIA, LOS ANGELES $393,428 Trans-NIH Recovery Act Research Support Reducing Barriers to Gender Equity in STEM Fields by Reducing Stereotype Threats. Although there has been progress over the past 30 years, women are still under-represented in Science, Technology, Engineering, and Math (STEM) fields. In contrast to many e National Institutes of Health 9/25/2009
UNIVERSITY OF SOUTHERN CALIFORNIA $393,250 Trans-NIH Recovery Act Research Support Prostate cancer is the most common cancer and the second leading cause of cancer death affecting men in the United States. Approximately 30% of men with detectable serum prostate-specific antigen (PSA) levels after curative radical prostatectomy have loca National Institutes of Health 8/31/2009
VOLUNTEERS OF AMERICA OF LOS ANGELES $388,146 ARRA - Head Start The purpose and expected outcomes of this contract are to recruit and maintain qualified staff, provide support staff in classrooms to lower the teacher/child ratio to provide more individualization for children with special needs. In addition, provide fo Administration for Children and Families 6/29/2009
CHINATOWN SERVICE CENTER $387,305 ARRA Health Center Integrated Services Development Initiative[g1] ARRA CAPITAL IMPROVEMENT PROGRAM Health Resources and Services Administration 6/25/2009
UNIVERSITY OF CALIFORNIA, LOS ANGELES $387,154 Trans-NIH Recovery Act Research Support Creation of 100-200 micron dimension probes with multiple electrode sites from silicon wafers for the monitoring of glutamate and dopamine simultaneously in the brains of live, laboratory rodents National Institutes of Health 7/16/2009
UNIVERSITY OF SOUTHERN CALIFORNIA $387,146 Trans-NIH Recovery Act Research Support To take advantage of the newly established Multiethnic Cohort Study biorepository to conduct biomarker studies of cancer etiology and survival (using blood, DNA, and urine samples) in the Multiethnic Cohort Study.
This spending item is part of a $4,295,090 allocation. See details
National Institutes of Health 9/03/2009
CALIFORNIA INSTITUTE OF TECHNOLOGY $387,114 Trans-NIH Recovery Act Research Support This administrative supplement request is (1) for funds to purchase a new bench top flow cytometric analyzer with the ability to detect seven colors of fluorescence from three lasers, and (2) to take advantage of a greatly superior technical approach to National Institutes of Health 8/31/2009
UNIVERSITY OF CALIFORNIA, LOS ANGELES $385,380 Trans-NIH Recovery Act Research Support Rheumatoid arthritis (RA) is a chronic, disabling disease that can compromise daily functioning, and health related quality of life (HRQOL), especially in young persons for whom long-term medication use can lead to adverse side effects. There is an urgent National Institutes of Health 7/17/2009
UNIVERSITY OF CALIFORNIA, LOS ANGELES $385,000 Trans-NIH Recovery Act Research Support The central tenet of this project is that systemic CD8 T cell memory and intragraft Toll-like receptor (TLR)-dependent pro-inflammatory immune responses represent two major barriers that preclude successful organ engraftment following conventional T cell National Institutes of Health 9/11/2009
Los Angeles Alumni Chapter of Delta Sigma Theta Sorority, Incorporated $384,617 ARRA - Head Start The purpose of Los Angeles County Office of Education, Head Start-State Preschool DivisionG??s (LACOE) cost of living (COLA) and quality improvement (QI) funds for 2009-2010 is to provide enhanced support to our agencies. The basic cost of living (COLA) f
This spending item is part of a $12,386,126 allocation. See details
Administration for Children and Families 7/01/2009
CHARLES DREW UNIVERSITY OF MEDICINE AND SCIENCE $382,549 Trans-NIH Recovery Act Research Support The primary goal of this Research Center for Minority Institutes-Clinical Research Infrastructure Initiative (RCMI-CRC) supplement is to conduct a pilot study aimed at evaluating the impact of ExerGaming (a term used to describe the integration of exercis National Institutes of Health 9/25/2009
WESTERN UNIVERSITY OF HEALTH SCIENCES $382,282 Trans-NIH Recovery Act Research Support This project studies accommodative function, the ability to focus while doing near work. Visual discomfort symptoms, such as headaches, sore eyes, and blurred vision are commonly associated with prolonged reading or other near work. Researchers have long
This spending item is part of a $456,513 allocation. See details
National Institutes of Health 9/27/2010
UNIVERSITY OF CALIFORNIA, LOS ANGELES $380,414 Trans-NIH Recovery Act Research Support In humans, telomeres are repeating strings of TTAGGG DNA sequences at both ends of a chromosome. While their complete biological functions remain unclear, it is known that telomere lengths shorten gradually and contribute to senescence, apoptosis, or neo
This spending item is part of a $445,000 allocation. See details
National Institutes of Health 5/29/2009
MONTEBELLO UNIFIED SCHOOL DIST. $378,876 ARRA - Head Start The purpose of Los Angeles County Office of Education, Head Start-State Preschool DivisionG??s (LACOE) cost of living (COLA) and quality improvement (QI) funds for 2009-2010 is to provide enhanced support to our agencies. The basic cost of living (COLA) f
This spending item is part of a $12,386,126 allocation. See details
Administration for Children and Families 7/01/2009
CEDARS-SINAI MEDICAL CENTER $377,850 Trans-NIH Recovery Act Research Support This exploratory proposal by a new investigator aims to develop a novel multiphoton fluorescence lifetime imaging system with a focus on non-invasive, early detection of primary tumors invivo in mouse models. These findings will pave a way for monitoring National Institutes of Health 6/19/2009
UNIVERSITY OF CALIFORNIA, LOS ANGELES $373,168 Trans-NIH Recovery Act Research Support Determinants of Social, Communicative, and Other Core Deficits in Autism. This is a request for an administrative supplement for our Autism Center of excellence, P50HD055784, entitled Determinants of Social, Communicative, and Other Core Deficits in Autis National Institutes of Health 9/17/2009
UNIVERSITY OF CALIFORNIA, LOS ANGELES $372,680 Trans-NIH Recovery Act Research Support The tetraspan protein EMP2 is a novel biomarker for endometrial cancer prognosis and survival. Specificially, EMP2 expression is upregulated in a significant subset of endometrial hyperplasia and cancer patients. We therefore reasoned that EMP2 may be a National Institutes of Health 5/21/2009
UNIVERSITY OF CALIFORNIA, LOS ANGELES $372,680 Trans-NIH Recovery Act Research Support Tumor metastasis represents the major cause of morbidity and mortality in breast cancer. The studies described here investigate the molecular mechanisms by which biobehavioral factors might facilitate breast cancer metastasis to distant target organs in National Institutes of Health 7/17/2009
THE CHILDRENS HOSPITAL LOS ANGELES $371,951 Trans-NIH Recovery Act Research Support Drug overdose is the single greatest cause of mortality among injection drug users (IDUs) in the U.S. Fatal heroin overdoses cause more than half of all deaths among IDUs, which far exceeds the proportion of deaths due to AIDS or other causes. Administrat
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National Institutes of Health 6/01/2009
UNIVERSITY OF CALIFORNIA, LOS ANGELES $369,600 Trans-NIH Recovery Act Research Support The scope of the CTOTC-02 collaborative encompasses unique barriers to successful kidney transplantation in children. Over the past forty years, the use of increasingly potent immunosuppressive drugs has lessened the risk for acute rejection (AR) and subs
This spending item is part of a $1,649,526 allocation. See details
National Institutes of Health 8/01/2009
CEDARS-SINAI MEDICAL CENTER $369,445 Trans-NIH Recovery Act Research Support DESCRIPTION (provided by applicant): The overall goal of the proposed studies is to define the mechanisms by which MD-2, a co-receptor to TLR4 participates in LPS-induced signaling, to investigate the regulation of MD2 promoter and to characterize the exp National Institutes of Health 9/21/2009
UNIVERSITY OF CALIFORNIA, LOS ANGELES $368,172 Trans-NIH Recovery Act Research Support Tracking membrane transport by DEER and TR-WAXS The goal of this project is to understand the molecular mechanism of intestinal glucose and sodium transport. The intestine is responsible for the absorption of dietary carbohydrate and more than 4 liters of National Institutes of Health 8/13/2009
LOS ANGELES BIOMEDICAL RESEARCH INSTITUTE AT HARBOR-UCLA MEDICAL CENTER $368,000 Trans-NIH Recovery Act Research Support The long term objective of this proposal is to gain insight into the mechanisms involved in Toll-like receptor (TLR) enhancement of anti-tumor immune therapy and to translate these findings towards practical immunotherapies for patients with metastatic tu National Institutes of Health 9/25/2009
LOS ANGELES, CITY OF $367,191 Aging Home-Delivered Nutrition Services for States Provides additional funding to Area Agencies on Aging for Elderly Nutrition Home Delivered Meals Programs to feed seniors in need and to restore nutrition services and local food service positions eliminated due to cost increses and funding losses.
This spending item is part of a $3,242,063 allocation. See details
Administration on Aging 3/18/2009
UNIVERSITY OF CALIFORNIA, LOS ANGELES $366,233 Trans-NIH Recovery Act Research Support This project is aimed at developing a novel approach that quantifies autoantibodies against multiple prostate cancer associated antigens in conjunction with a classic biomarker, PSA. This novel approach may find broad applications in prostate cancer diag National Institutes of Health 9/28/2009
BECKMAN RESEARCH INSTITUTE OF THE CITY OF HOPE $365,200 Trans-NIH Recovery Act Research Support Malignant gliomas are among the most fatal cancers. Microglia (MG) and macrophages (MP) represent a significant component of the brain response to malignant brain tumors.Although the exact contribution of these cells to the tumor microenvironment is uncle National Institutes of Health 5/28/2009
LOS ANGELES BIOMEDICAL RESEARCH INSTITUTE AT HARBOR-UCLA MEDICAL CENTER $362,740 Trans-NIH Recovery Act Research Support The proportion of individuals with advanced chronic kidney disease who undergo chronic peritoneal dialysis (CPD) treatment, currently <8% of the 400,000 dialysis patients in the USA, has been declining steadily in the past several years. However, the tota
This spending item is part of a $408,951 allocation. See details
National Institutes of Health 9/16/2009
CHILD CARE RESOURCE CENTER, INC. $359,578 ARRA - Head Start The purpose of the Head Start Program is to promote school readiness and provide a comprehensive array of health, nutritional and social services to eligible three(3), four (4) and five (5) year old preschoolers and their families. The purpose of the Earl Administration for Children and Families 6/26/2009
WESTERN UNIVERSITY OF HEALTH SCIENCES $357,988 ARRA - Scholarships for Disadvantaged Students ARRA - Scholarship for Disadvantage Students Health Resources and Services Administration 9/03/2009
The Rogers Group $357,500 ARRA - Prevention and Wellness--Communities Putting Prevention to Work This proposal includes an integrated community action plan to implement policy, systems, and environmental changes that will contribute to the long range goals of improving nutrition, increasing physical activity, and decreasing o... Show more
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Centers for Disease Control and Prevention 3/18/2010
UNIVERSITY OF SOUTHERN CALIFORNIA $357,317 Trans-NIH Recovery Act Research Support BDNF and Spine-related disorders of memory and cognition. Dendritic spines with abnormal morphology occur in various forms of mental retardation and are also found in psychiatric conditions associated with disturbances to memory and cognition. These wide
This spending item is part of a $2,992,617 allocation. See details
National Institutes of Health 9/26/2009
RAND CORPORATION, THE $357,296 Recovery Act Comparative Effectiveness Research - AHRQ Comparing the Effectiveness of Diabetes Care Interventions in Safety Net Clinics Despite the large disease burden of diabetes, there is incomplete knowledge about the comparative effectiveness of quality improvement strategies for diabetes care t... Show more
This spending item is part of a $2,073,860 allocation. See details
Agency for Healthcare Research and Quality 9/28/2010
UNIVERSITY CORPORATION, THE $356,884 Trans-NIH Recovery Act Research Support Thousands of children are victimized by abuse and neglect every year. These acts result in child fatalities and detrimentally affect children's physical and mental well-being. Investigations often are initiated to prevent these negative outcomes and incre National Institutes of Health 8/10/2010
ASIAN PACIFIC HEALTH CARE VENTURE INC $356,692 ARRA Health Center Integrated Services Development Initiative[g1] APHCV?s Increased Demand for Services (IDS) Project is focused on increasing access and awareness of available health care services to low-income, monolingual Asians in Los Angeles County. Specifically, this IDS project enabled APHCV t... Show more Health Resources and Services Administration 3/27/2009
HOUSE EAR INSTITUTE INC $356,200 Trans-NIH Recovery Act Research Support The overall goal of this research is to develop stimulation strategies that increase the number of effective channels for cochlear implant (CI) users. Most CI users have great difficulty in challenging listening conditions (e.g., background noise, competi National Institutes of Health 6/02/2009
UNIVERSITY OF SOUTHERN CALIFORNIA $355,137 Trans-NIH Recovery Act Research Support The long-term goal of these experiments is to resolve the structural and functional organization of the neural networks responsible for controlling neuroendocrine CRH neurons in the paraventricular nucleus of the hypothalamus (PVH). The PVH is the key con National Institutes of Health 7/24/2009
BECKMAN RESEARCH INSTITUTE OF THE CITY OF HOPE $354,431 Trans-NIH Recovery Act Research Support Pro-inflammatory cytokines and neurobehavioral symptoms in women with breast cancer. Abstract Survivors of breast cancer report debilitating behavioral symptoms, such as fatigue and neurocognitive dysfunction, which are evident in some individuals even at
This spending item is part of a $413,607 allocation. See details
National Institutes of Health 5/18/2009
UNIVERSITY OF CALIFORNIA, LOS ANGELES $354,418 Trans-NIH Recovery Act Research Support Despite the growing number of evidence-based mental health treatments for youth being developed, few are effectively practiced routinely in community settings. One reason may be the lack of attention paid to how these treatments are implemented in the con
This spending item is part of a $454,805 allocation. See details
National Institutes of Health 9/14/2009
UNIVERSITY OF CALIFORNIA, LOS ANGELES $348,040 Trans-NIH Recovery Act Research Support This application is submitted by a group of investigators at 9 sites distributed throughout the U.S. where there are active developmental research programs involving substantial numbers of typically developing children, and neuroimaging investigators with
This spending item is part of a $8,950,690 allocation. See details
National Institutes of Health 9/30/2009
UNIVERSITY OF CALIFORNIA, LOS ANGELES $347,272 Trans-NIH Recovery Act Research Support 'AMYLOID PLAQUE AND TANGLE IMAGING IN ALZHEIMER'S DISEASE AND DOWN SYNDROME' Down syndrome is a model for the study of Alzheimer's disease because almost 100% of middle-aged individuals with this condition show a specific pathogenic process that follows National Institutes of Health 5/18/2009
UNIVERSITY OF CALIFORNIA, LOS ANGELES $344,892 Trans-NIH Recovery Act Research Support Chronic pain disorders may persist in children and adolescents for several years and have significant impact on their physical, social, and academic functioning, with potential long-term reduction in quality of life. A significant obstacle to for treatin National Institutes of Health 5/08/2009
UNIVERSITY OF CALIFORNIA, LOS ANGELES $341,788 Trans-NIH Recovery Act Research Support Title: Evaluating an emergency department observation syncope protocol for older adults This application addresses the broad Challenge Area (05): Comparative Effectiveness Research, and specific Challenge Topic: G?05-AG-104. Planning grants and pilot st
This spending item is part of a $538,000 allocation. See details
National Institutes of Health 9/29/2009
AECOM TECHNICAL SERVICES, INC. $340,990 Design/Build job to furnish and install replacement air handling units for the Building 10 ACRF laboratory areas.
This spending item is part of a $4,426,036 allocation. See details
National Institutes of Health 9/08/2010
CHILDREN'S CLINIC 'SERVING CHILDREN AND THEIR FAMILIES' THE $339,451 ARRA Health Center Integrated Services Development Initiative[g1] ARRA - Increase Services to Health Centers Health Resources and Services Administration 3/27/2009
UNIVERSITY OF SOUTHERN CALIFORNIA $336,970 Trans-NIH Recovery Act Research Support The capacity of lipid molecules in cell membranes to separate into multiple liquid phases, forming so- called lipid rafts, has in the past decade been identified as an important physiological process. Lipid rafts are a control element in the cell membrane National Institutes of Health 4/29/2009
LONG BEACH MEMORIAL MEDICAL CENTER $336,682 Normal fetal growth is a critical component of a healthy pregnancy and the long-term health of the offspring. Pivotal to understanding the dynamics of human fetal growth and to defining normal and abnormal fetal growth is the development of standards for
This spending item is part of a $3,690,668 allocation. See details
National Institutes of Health 9/23/2010
BRENTWOOD BIOMEDICAL RESEARCH INSTITUTE, INC. $336,500 Trans-NIH Recovery Act Research Support The purpose is to delevop and characterize an in vitro system for measurement of dudenal bicarbonate secretion. National Institutes of Health 6/01/2009
KAUNITZ, JONATHAN D $336,500 Trans-NIH Recovery Act Research Support The purpose is to delevop and characterize an in vitro system for measurement of dudenal bicarbonate secretion. National Institutes of Health 6/01/2009
BRENTWOOD BIOMEDICAL RESEARCH INSTITUTE, INC. $336,500 Trans-NIH Recovery Act Research Support The purpose is to delevop and characterize an in vitro system for measurement of dudenal bicarbonate secretion. National Institutes of Health 6/01/2009
BECKMAN RESEARCH INSTITUTE OF THE CITY OF HOPE $332,000 Trans-NIH Recovery Act Research Support The principal goal of this application by a group of molecular and clinical pharmacologists, molecular biologists, and clinical scientists from the California Cancer Consortium (CCC) comprised of three NCI-designated Cancer Centers is to develop new labor National Institutes of Health 9/01/2009
UNIVERSITY OF CALIFORNIA, LOS ANGELES $331,868 Trans-NIH Recovery Act Research Support Chronic bacterial lung infections are the major cause of death in cystic fibrosis. In such chronic infections, antibiotic-resistant bacterial biofilms are formed in the lungs of cystic fibrosis patients. Biofilms are poorly understood due in part to the i
This spending item is part of a $431,867 allocation. See details
National Institutes of Health 6/07/2010
CHILD CARE RESOURCE CENTER, INC. $331,279 ARRA - Head Start The purpose of Los Angeles County Office of Education, Head Start-State Preschool DivisionG??s (LACOE) cost of living (COLA) and quality improvement (QI) funds for 2009-2010 is to provide enhanced support to our agencies. The basic cost of living (COLA) f
This spending item is part of a $12,386,126 allocation. See details
Administration for Children and Families 7/01/2009
MOUNTAIN VIEW ELEMENTARY SCHOOL DISTRICT $330,250 ARRA - Head Start Purpose: The purpose of Los Angeles County Office of Education, Head Start-State Preschool Division?s (LACOE) Head Start Expansion application is to expand services to 503 additional children and families in six high need communities throughout Los Angele
This spending item is part of a $7,332,564 allocation. See details
Administration for Children and Families 9/29/2009
UNIVERSITY OF CALIFORNIA, LOS ANGELES $327,549 Trans-NIH Recovery Act Research Support TITLE: 'MARRIAGE, PHYSIOLOGY, AND HEALTH DURING THE RETIREMENT TRANSITION.' This longitudinal, observational research project will: 1) Determine whether poor marital functioning predicts greater physiological changes during marital discussions, and slowe National Institutes of Health 9/17/2009
CLAREMONT GRADUATE UNIVERSITY $327,271 Trans-NIH Recovery Act Research Support associative effects have been shown to consistently predict level of use but have not yet been empirically linked to likely neural substrates. The application of associative memory concepts from basic science research suggests that one?s behavior at any m
This spending item is part of a $406,758 allocation. See details
National Institutes of Health 7/30/2009
CLAREMONT GRADUATE UNIVERSITY $327,271 Trans-NIH Recovery Act Research Support associative effects have been shown to consistently predict level of use but have not yet been empirically linked to likely neural substrates. The application of associative memory concepts from basic science research suggests that one?s behavior at any m
This spending item is part of a $406,758 allocation. See details
National Institutes of Health 7/30/2009
UNIVERSITY OF SOUTHERN CALIFORNIA $325,148 Trans-NIH Recovery Act Research Support A fundamental problem in neurobiology is understanding how the potential for complex behaviors are established. Drosophila melanogaster is an excellent model system to explore this question, given that a robust behavior, mating behavior, is genetically pr National Institutes of Health 8/03/2009
UNIVERSITY OF SOUTHERN CALIFORNIA $325,000 Trans-NIH Recovery Act Research Support Drug addiction remains among the most costly neuropsychiatric disorders in terms of personal tragedy and overall societal economic burden. Drug self-administration paradigms in preclinical animal models for the evaluation of stimulant and opiate drugs hav National Institutes of Health 8/10/2009
UNIVERSITY MUSLIM MEDICAL ASSOCIATION, INC. $324,830 ARRA Health Center Integrated Services Development Initiative[g1] For more than 10 years, UMMA has served as a quality provider of low- and no-cost health care to some of the most medically indigent areas of South Los Angeles. Our community is designated as both a Medically Underserved Area and a Pr... Show more Health Resources and Services Administration 6/25/2009
CALIFORNIA INSTITUTE OF TECHNOLOGY $322,861 Trans-NIH Recovery Act Research Support DESCRIPTION (provided by applicant): This is the third competitive renewal of our Program Project Grant. We have modified the name to reflect the refinement in focus, Antibody Targeted Radiation and Immunotherapy for the Treatment of Solid Tumors. There a
This spending item is part of a $1,999,788 allocation. See details
National Institutes of Health 9/29/2010
UNIVERSITY OF CALIFORNIA, LOS ANGELES $322,209 Trans-NIH Recovery Act Research Support The long term objective of the parent grant is to define the molecular mechanism of clathrin coated vesicle formation, a fundamental process in eukaryotic cells. Defects in ccv formation are associated with a number of diseases including heart disease, c National Institutes of Health 8/03/2009
CALIFORNIA INSTITUTE OF TECHNOLOGY $320,597 Trans-NIH Recovery Act Research Support Every person differs in his or her response to pathogens and in the likelihood that they will suffer from complex diseases such as cancer, heart disease or diabetes. Individual susceptibility to disease is determined in part by genetics, and we can map wi
This spending item is part of a $1,500,000 allocation. See details
National Institutes of Health 9/25/2009
NATIONAL CHILDHOOD CANCER FOUNDATION $318,354 Trans-NIH Recovery Act Research Support The title of this award is Primary Immune Deficiency Treatment Consortium (PIDTC). Primary immune deficiencies (PIDs) are rare, life-threatening inherited defects in the immune system. Specific goals are to characterize the long term outcomes and late ef
This spending item is part of a $2,483,108 allocation. See details
National Institutes of Health 9/11/2009
BRENTWOOD BIOMEDICAL RESEARCH INSTITUTE, INC. $318,013 Trans-NIH Recovery Act Research Support ARRA award: Regulation of Bacteroides fragilis multidrug efflux pumps Rising antimicrobial resistance costs 5-30 billion dollars and 90,000 lives in the US alone. Multidrug efflux pumps are largely responsible for this resistance. Bacteroides fragilis National Institutes of Health 7/06/2010
HOUSE RESEARCH INSTITUTE $317,035 Trans-NIH Recovery Act Research Support DESCRIPTION (provided by applicant): Temporal processing properties of the auditory system in cochlear implant users Description of the Project One of the major challenges in cochlear implants (CIs) is the large variability in CI patients' speech percepti
This spending item is part of a $487,434 allocation. See details
National Institutes of Health 4/08/2010
UNIVERSITY OF SOUTHERN CALIFORNIA $316,417 Trans-NIH Recovery Act Research Support DNA replication must occur with extraordinary accuracy to permit proper organismal development and to maintain cellular homeostasis. Inevitably, DNA damage occurs due to intrinsic and exogenous factors such as irradiation and chemical exposure. DNA damage National Institutes of Health 9/09/2009
UNIVERSITY OF CALIFORNIA, LOS ANGELES $315,634 Trans-NIH Recovery Act Research Support Title: An in vitro Model for HIV Latency in Primary Cells We have requested this supplement to provide an opportunity to rapidly accelerate identification of compounds with potential clinical utility in activation/elimination therapeutic strategies to ta National Institutes of Health 7/21/2009
CALIFORNIA INSTITUTE OF TECHNOLOGY $315,427 Trans-NIH Recovery Act Research Support In this proposal, a group of six faculty members in the Division of Chemistry and Chemical Engineering at the California Institute of Technology are requesting a shared 400 MHz nuclear magnetic resonance spectrometer. All are synthetic organic chemists; National Institutes of Health 11/26/2009
VOLUNTEERS OF AMERICA OF LOS ANGELES $315,420 ARRA - Early Head Start Purpose: The purpose of Los Angeles County Office of Education, Head Start-State Preschool Division?s (LACOE) Early Head Start application is to expand services to 338 additional children and families in seven high need communities throughout Los Angeles
This spending item is part of a $9,159,891 allocation. See details
Administration for Children and Families 11/01/2009
LONG BEACH, CITY OF $312,000 ARRA - Prevention and Wellness--Communities Putting Prevention to Work This proposal includes an integrated community action plan to implement policy, systems, and environmental changes that will contribute to the long range goals of improving nutrition, increasing physical activity, and decreasing o... Show more
This spending item is part of a $15,920,342 allocation. See details
Centers for Disease Control and Prevention 3/18/2010
CALIFORNIA INSTITUTE OF TECHNOLOGY $310,254 Trans-NIH Recovery Act Research Support The purpose of this application is to explore how high level planning signals can be used for control of neural prosthetics to assist paralyzed patients. This study has both scientific and engineering components. The scientific investigations entail expl National Institutes of Health 9/02/2009
UNIVERSITY OF SOUTHERN CALIFORNIA $310,220 Trans-NIH Recovery Act Research Support The long-range goal of our therapeutic development endeavors is to develop efficacious and safe agents to prevent and/or delay progression of age-related neurodegenerative disease such as Alzheimer's. Toward that end, we propose a preclinical project to d National Institutes of Health 9/04/2009
UNIVERSITY OF CALIFORNIA, LOS ANGELES $307,756 Trans-NIH Recovery Act Research Support Factors in FTD and ADG? (PI: Dr. Geschwind) proposes to accelerate research into the genetics of Frontotemporal lobar degeneration and AlzheimerG??s Disease by expanding the scope of the parent application introducing novel cutting-edge methods. Recent te National Institutes of Health 9/04/2009
UNIVERSITY OF CALIFORNIA, LOS ANGELES $306,490 Trans-NIH Recovery Act Research Support Studies will exploit the power of Drosophila genetics and the relative ease of administering toxins to flies to determine how genes and the environment may interact to promote the death of dopaminergic neurons and to inhibit the function of mitochondria. National Institutes of Health 9/06/2009
UNIVERSITY OF SOUTHERN CALIFORNIA $305,866 Trans-NIH Recovery Act Research Support The clinical manifestation of autism spectrum disorder (ASD) is highly complex and heterogeneous, with medical and mental health disruptions beyond the three core behavioral criteria used for diagnosis (social behavior, communication, restricted interests
This spending item is part of a $570,222 allocation. See details
National Institutes of Health 9/22/2009
UNIVERSITY OF CALIFORNIA, LOS ANGELES $305,300 Trans-NIH Recovery Act Research Support MEMORY, THIAMINE LEVELS AND BRAIN STRUCTURE IN HEART FAILURE Many heart failure (HF) patients have short-term memory deficits, which can adversely impact management of their disease and dramatically increase morbidity and mortality. Injury in brain areas National Institutes of Health 5/08/2009
BECKMAN RESEARCH INSTITUTE OF THE CITY OF HOPE $304,444 Trans-NIH Recovery Act Research Support Chronic myeloid leukemia (CML) results from transformation of a primitive hematopoietic cell by the BCR-ABL gene. The BCR-ABL tyrosine kinase (TK) inhibitor imatinib is highly effective in inducing remissions and improving survival in CML patients but doe National Institutes of Health 8/31/2009
SOUTH CENTRAL FAMILY HEALTH CENTER $303,871 ARRA Health Center Integrated Services Development Initiative[g1] The purpose of the IDS funding was to decrease patient wait time to get an appointment, decrease patient wait time in waiting rooms, increase number of new patients receiving services (including new uninsured patients), and retain jobs... Show more Health Resources and Services Administration 3/27/2009
UNIVERSITY OF CALIFORNIA, LOS ANGELES $301,919 Trans-NIH Recovery Act Research Support DESCRIPTION (provided by applicant): Underserved communities of color face an excess burden of illness from depression, due to the high prevalence of depression coupled with lower access to quality care among the poor. While evidence-based quality improve
This spending item is part of a $1,875,500 allocation. See details
National Institutes of Health 7/20/2009
CALIFORNIA INSTITUTE OF TECHNOLOGY $300,834 Trans-NIH Recovery Act Research Support This award combines two supplemental requests: 1)Double-strand breaks (DSBs) are a major result of endogenous DNA replication errors and of exposure to exogenous DNA damaging agents, and failure to repair such breaks leads to the gross chromosomal rear National Institutes of Health 7/16/2009
Pasadena Public Health Department $300,000 ARRA - Prevention and Wellness--Communities Putting Prevention to Work Implement a coordinated community action plan comprised seven interventions, including multi-faceted public education campaign, and the implementation of a variety of evidence-based interventions at the city and county-level inclu... Show more
This spending item is part of a $16,184,860 allocation. See details
Centers for Disease Control and Prevention 3/18/2010
UNIVERSITY OF CALIFORNIA, LOS ANGELES $299,992 Trans-NIH Recovery Act Research Support Biological Radioprotectors aimed at developing products for national emergencies involving radiation exposure. Using high throughput screening we have identified 2 classes of antibiotics that have protect and mitigate against radiation damage to murine a National Institutes of Health 9/21/2009
WESTERN UNIVERSITY OF HEALTH SCIENCES $297,731 ARRA - Scholarships for Disadvantaged Students Scholarship for Disadvantage Students (SDS). The purpose of SDS is to promote diversity amoung health professions students and practioners by providing funding to students from disadvantaged backgrounds. It is our goal to award and to disburse all ARR... Show more Health Resources and Services Administration 6/14/2010
CHILD CARE RESOURCE CENTER, INC. $295,756 ARRA - Head Start Purpose: The purpose of Los Angeles County Office of Education, Head Start-State Preschool Division?s (LACOE) Head Start Expansion application is to expand services to 503 additional children and families in six high need communities throughout Los Angele
This spending item is part of a $7,332,564 allocation. See details
Administration for Children and Families 9/29/2009
Pomona Unified School District $294,746 ARRA - Early Head Start Purpose: The purpose of Los Angeles County Office of Education, Head Start-State Preschool Division?s (LACOE) Early Head Start application is to expand services to 338 additional children and families in seven high need communities throughout Los Angeles
This spending item is part of a $9,159,891 allocation. See details
Administration for Children and Families 11/01/2009
UNIVERSITY OF SOUTHERN CALIFORNIA $294,592 Trans-NIH Recovery Act Research Support Many environmental toxins are oxidants. Proteins, which are major targets of oxidative modification, loose function/activity and must be proteolyticaly degraded or they will aggregate, and form cross-linked cellular inclusion bodies. In previous cycles of National Institutes of Health 9/03/2009
VENICE FAMILY CLINIC $294,310 ARRA Health Center Integrated Services Development Initiative[g1] CIP funding for equipment at newest site called Irma Colen Health Center. Equipment includes but is not limited to: exam tables, otoscopes, scales, labatory equipment, computers, servers, EMR licenses, copiers, file cabinents, desks, c... Show more Health Resources and Services Administration 6/25/2009
CEDARS-SINAI MEDICAL CENTER $293,860 Trans-NIH Recovery Act Research Support Stroke is a major cause of death throughout the world and its prevalence is increasing with increased longevity and obesity-associated vascular disease. There are, however, very few effective therapeutics. During the last few years we have identified a br
This spending item is part of a $1,637,015 allocation. See details
National Institutes of Health 9/07/2009
BECKMAN RESEARCH INSTITUTE OF THE CITY OF HOPE $292,538 Trans-NIH Recovery Act Research Support This is a request to purchase a high resolution, high mass accuracy tandem mass spectrometry system for proteomics analyses. The mass spectrometer will be equipped with a nanoflow liquid chromatography system and chip based electrospray interface. The ins National Institutes of Health 5/29/2009
UNIVERSITY OF SOUTHERN CALIFORNIA $292,287 Trans-NIH Recovery Act Research Support Overview: Although there is consensus that HIV accelerates hepatitis C (HCV) disease in co-infected (HIV+HCV+) patients, studies differ regarding the impact of HCV infection on HIV disease progression. This proposal seeks continued support for our grant National Institutes of Health 9/27/2010
WESTSIDE FAMILY HEALTH CENTER $290,966 ARRA Health Center Integrated Services Development Initiative[g1] In Westside Family Health Center's original ARRA application for funding for additional medical staff, we noted the toll that the economy?local, state and national?had taken on Angelenos. While the economy?s downward spiral shows some ... Show more Health Resources and Services Administration 3/27/2009
UNIVERSITY OF SOUTHERN CALIFORNIA $289,717 ARRA - Scholarships for Disadvantaged Students The funding received by the School of Pharmacy of the American Recovery and Reinvestment Act- Scholarship for Disadvantaged Students will be used to provide sholarship assistance to Pharmacy Students. We will use the HHS Poverty Guidelines for parent in... Show more Health Resources and Services Administration 9/03/2009
UNIVERSITY OF CALIFORNIA, LOS ANGELES $289,520 Trans-NIH Recovery Act Research Support Project Title: New Avenues in GPIHBP1 Research 1a. Award Description Testing the hypothesis that GPIHBP1 plays an active role in the entry of Lipoprotein Lipase (LPL) into capillaries. 1b. Quarterly activity/Project Description Specific aim 1: To use National Institutes of Health 7/16/2009
UNIVERSITY OF SOUTHERN CALIFORNIA $289,022 Trans-NIH Recovery Act Research Support Ambient air pollution correlates with cardiovascular mortality and morbidity and is a cause of systemic inflammation. Inflammation is the hallmark of atherosclerosis, which is the primary underlying pathophysiology of cardiovascular diseases (CVD). Signif National Institutes of Health 9/06/2009
UNIVERSITY OF CALIFORNIA, LOS ANGELES $288,456 Trans-NIH Recovery Act Research Support ADMINISTRATIVE SUPPLEMENT NOT-OD-09-056 FOR - The Role of Chemokines During Lung Allograft Dysfunction (1R01HL080206) Lung transplantation is a therapeutic option for a number of end-stage pulmonary disorders. Unfortunately, lung allograft dysfunction is National Institutes of Health 7/16/2009
UNIVERSITY OF SOUTHERN CALIFORNIA $288,354 Trans-NIH Recovery Act Research Support DESCRIPTION (provided by applicant): Adjuvant systemic therapy, including chemotherapy, hormonal therapy, and trastuzumab, markedly reduces the risk of metastatic recurrence and death for selected patients with breast cancer. Guideline-concordant use of c
This spending item is part of a $1,197,369 allocation. See details
National Institutes of Health 8/11/2009
THE CHILDRENS HOSPITAL LOS ANGELES $286,398 Trans-NIH Recovery Act Research Support Despite recent literature demonstrating the clinical efficacy of immersive virtual reality (VR) for pain reduction in pediatric and adult research settings, the neurobiological mechanisms underlying VRG??s action remain enigmatic. This study aims to furth National Institutes of Health 7/16/2009
UNIVERSITY OF CALIFORNIA, LOS ANGELES $285,675 Trans-NIH Recovery Act Research Support The goal of this ARRA project is to develop a multivariate quantitative template of the developing brain. The template will be openly available to all and will be used to enumerate the interaction between working memory performance and cortical and connec
This spending item is part of a $456,523 allocation. See details
National Institutes of Health 5/12/2011
HOUSE EAR INSTITUTE INC $285,086 Trans-NIH Recovery Act Research Support The plan of this supplement is to apply new technology in the form of high-throughput Next Generation sequencing to analyze the entire transcriptome of the embryonic cochlea duct across the temporal and spatial gradient of p27 expression. To do this we wi National Institutes of Health 7/17/2009
UNIVERSITY OF CALIFORNIA, LOS ANGELES $280,527 Trans-NIH Recovery Act Research Support CENTER FOR NEUROVISCERAL SCIENCES & WOMEN'S HEALTH The Center for Neurovisceral Sciences & Women's Health is composed of a cohesive group of clinical investigators and basic scientists with strong independent grant-supported research programs in the inte National Institutes of Health 8/17/2009
CEDARS-SINAI MEDICAL CENTER $279,898 Trans-NIH Recovery Act Research Support DESCRIPTION (provided by applicant): Coronary artery disease (CAD) continues to be a major public health problem. It is the single greatest cause of death for men and women in the US, accounting for 20% of all deaths. While there are effective medical and National Institutes of Health 7/16/2009
OLIVE VIEW/UCLA EDUCATION AND RESEARCH INSTITUTE, INC. $278,716 Trans-NIH Recovery Act Research Support Depression impairs functional status and worsens clinical outcomes including morbidity, mortality, utilization, and cost. A major complication is the co-morbidity of depression in diabetic patients, who are twice as likely to experience clinically signifi
This spending item is part of a $2,998,486 allocation. See details
Agency for Healthcare Research and Quality 9/27/2010
Morrow Meadows Corporation $276,746 ARRA Health Center Integrated Services Development Initiative[g1] The Vista Community Clinic FIP project is the expansion of its system's flagship service site, Vale Terrace, to accommodate 12,200 new, low-income, unduplicated users across 42,760 visits annually, and expanding enabling services. The... Show more
This spending item is part of a $11,473,212 allocation. See details
Health Resources and Services Administration 10/19/2009
EL MONTE CITY SCHOOL DISTRICT $275,547 ARRA - Head Start The purpose of Los Angeles County Office of Education, Head Start-State Preschool DivisionG??s (LACOE) cost of living (COLA) and quality improvement (QI) funds for 2009-2010 is to provide enhanced support to our agencies. The basic cost of living (COLA) f
This spending item is part of a $12,386,126 allocation. See details
Administration for Children and Families 7/01/2009
THE CHILDRENS HOSPITAL LOS ANGELES $274,469 Trans-NIH Recovery Act Research Support This supplemental award provides support to Therapeutically Applicable Research to Generate Effective Treatments (TARGET) Supplements including: 1) High Risk Acute Lymphoblastic Leukemia (HR-ALL) - Our results establish that we can use comprehensive genom
This spending item is part of a $4,023,579 allocation. See details
National Institutes of Health 9/15/2009
CHILD CARE RESOURCE CENTER, INC. $273,083 ARRA - Head Start Purpose: The purpose of Los Angeles County Office of Education, Head Start-State Preschool Division?s (LACOE) Head Start Expansion application is to expand services to 503 additional children and families in six high need communities throughout Los Angele
This spending item is part of a $7,332,564 allocation. See details
Administration for Children and Families 9/29/2009
CALIFORNIA INSTITUTE OF TECHNOLOGY $269,927 Trans-NIH Recovery Act Research Support We seek an Administrative Supplement for collaborative science to supplement ongoing NIH grant GM065997. The proposed supplement will allow us to investigate in greater detail the objectives of Aim 1 of the parent grant. In particular, we propose to colla National Institutes of Health 7/17/2009
UNIVERSITY OF CALIFORNIA, LOS ANGELES $269,583 Trans-NIH Recovery Act Research Support Genetic alterations and epigenetic modifications are hallmarks of cancers, including prostate cancer (PCa). Understanding factors associated with the progression of PCa will have a significant impact on management and treatment of the disease. We hypothes
This spending item is part of a $1,116,642 allocation. See details
National Institutes of Health 8/12/2009
BECKMAN RESEARCH INSTITUTE OF THE CITY OF HOPE $267,872 Trans-NIH Recovery Act Research Support Our project is relevant to the RC4 areas of 'Applying Genomics and Other High Throughput Technologies' and to 'Using Science to Enable Health Care Reform.' We will comprehensively interrogate how genomic variation affects outcome, coupled with an integrat
This spending item is part of a $1,731,842 allocation. See details
National Institutes of Health 9/30/2010
BECKMAN RESEARCH INSTITUTE OF THE CITY OF HOPE $265,500 Trans-NIH Recovery Act Research Support CMV infection in solid organ transplant (SOT) recipients strongly impacts the course of recovery and success rate of this therapy. Increased morbidity that reflects the severity of infection, which can lead to graft loss and patient death, is associated w
This spending item is part of a $460,500 allocation. See details
National Institutes of Health 6/17/2009
UNIVERSITY OF SOUTHERN CALIFORNIA $263,950 Trans-NIH Recovery Act Research Support The 4DB Center's potential impact is on two fronts, the basic research ability to conduct physical sciences experiments on cancer patient samples in a meaningful way and to generate the force and time journey of cancer cells during the metastatic phase. T
This spending item is part of a $3,878,972 allocation. See details
National Institutes of Health 9/29/2009
LOS ANGELES BIOMEDICAL RESEARCH INSTITUTE AT HARBOR-UCLA MEDICAL CENTER $263,663 Trans-NIH Recovery Act Research Support Individuals of similar body size may differ widely in their risk of cardiovascular disease (CVD), suggesting that factors other than body mass index or total body adiposity are key determinants of adiposity-associated CVD risk. Deposition of triglyceride
This spending item is part of a $1,632,440 allocation. See details
National Institutes of Health 9/18/2009
UNIVERSITY OF SOUTHERN CALIFORNIA $262,416 Trans-NIH Recovery Act Research Support The so-called metabolic syndrome refers to a group of chronic diseases which appear to cluster in certain individuals. What appears to be central to these conditions is the existence of insulin resistance. Truncal adiposity, including fat stored in the in National Institutes of Health 1/25/2010
UNIVERSITY OF SOUTHERN CALIFORNIA $261,650 Trans-NIH Recovery Act Research Support 1 strategy for identifying novel atherosclerosis-related genes and pathways is through a combination of studies using mouse models and human populations. Using this approach, we recently identified 5-lipoxygenase (5-LO), the rate-limiting enzyme in leukot National Institutes of Health 7/16/2009
HOUSE EAR INSTITUTE INC $261,492 Trans-NIH Recovery Act Research Support To increase the number of temporal bone pledges from select ear diseases and to develop specimen-processing techniques for future temporal bone acquisitions - as well as protocols for bones currently in the HEI collection - that will allow the application National Institutes of Health 7/17/2009
Health Net of California, Inc. $260,954 Trans-NIH Recovery Act Research Support Adolescent Health Literacy: Improving Use of Preventive Health Services in order to to enhance adolescent health literacy, increasing teens 'capacity to access and use their insurance and the current health care system, so they can become empowered health
This spending item is part of a $1,306,662 allocation. See details
National Institutes of Health 9/17/2009
UNIVERSITY OF CALIFORNIA, LOS ANGELES $258,327 Trans-NIH Recovery Act Research Support Good, Green, Safe Jobs: Promoting worker health and safety on ARRA and green job projects The award funds three university-based programsG??UCLA-LOSH, UCB-LOHP and the University of WashingtonG??through a supplement to the existing HazMat Training Cooper
This spending item is part of a $425,000 allocation. See details
National Institutes of Health 9/06/2009
UNIVERSITY OF CALIFORNIA, LOS ANGELES $256,000 Trans-NIH Recovery Act Research Support IMMUNE PRESSURE ON HIV-1 NEF BY CYTOTOXIC T LYMPHOCYTES This supplement enhances the tempo and scope of work on the parent grant AI051970 Immune Pressure on HIV-1 Nef by Cytotoxic T Lymphocytes. This parent project explores and defines the factors invo National Institutes of Health 9/21/2009
RAND CORPORATION, THE $255,696 Trans-NIH Recovery Act Research Support DESCRIPTION (provided by applicant): The middle school years are peak years for initiation of alcohol and marijuana (Johnston et al., 2004). Unfortunately, most youth who engage in substance use and experience problems are unlikely to voluntarily make use National Institutes of Health 9/30/2009
UNIVERSITY OF CALIFORNIA, LOS ANGELES $255,077 Trans-NIH Recovery Act Research Support The Center for Ulcer Research and Education (CURE) was founded nearly 35 years ago by Dr. Morton I. Grossman, a pioneer of gastrointestinal (GI) endocrinology. Its original mission was the study and cure of peptic ulcer disease. Over the years, the Center National Institutes of Health 7/20/2009
RAND CORPORATION, THE $253,445 Trans-NIH Recovery Act Research Support DESCRIPTION (provided by applicant): Religious congregations reach many lives and play an important role in working for social change. Could they play a similarly powerful role in the fight against HIV/AIDS? Although there is some evidence for an affirmat
This spending item is part of a $348,889 allocation. See details
National Institutes of Health 9/30/2009
FAMILY HEALTH CARE CENTERS OF $250,000 ARRA Health Center Integrated Services Development Initiative[g1] ARRA Capital Improvement Project for the renovation/alteration of Bell Gardens Family Medical Health Center, Reggie Rodriguez Park Health Resources and Services Administration 6/25/2009
NORTHEAST COMMUNITY CLINIC, INC $250,000 ARRA Health Center Integrated Services Development Initiative[g1] ARRA - Capital Improvement Program Health Resources and Services Administration 6/25/2009
ALL FOR HEALTH HEALTH FOR ALL $250,000 ARRA Health Center Integrated Services Development Initiative[g1] Grant Name: Capital Improvement Program Purpose: To acquire needed medicall equipment and IT related hardwares and softwares. Goals: The goal of this grant is to provide better comprehensive medical care to the indigent and uninsured... Show more Health Resources and Services Administration 6/25/2009
PUBLIC HEALTH FOUNDATION ENTERPRISES, INC. $250,000 ARRA - Prevention and Wellness--Communities Putting Prevention to Work The Santa Clara County Public Health Department will be the lead agency for the Communities Putting Prevention to Work (CPPW) Tobacco Prevention and Control Program. It will build on the successful efforts of the Tobacco Free Coal... Show more
This spending item is part of a $6,975,483 allocation. See details
Centers for Disease Control and Prevention 3/18/2010
UNIVERSITY OF CALIFORNIA, LOS ANGELES $249,480 Trans-NIH Recovery Act Research Support The project titled California Center for Population Research is to enhance research environment and administrative support for population scientists at UCLA affiliated with the California Center for Population Research. We will use the additional support National Institutes of Health 9/28/2009
CHARLES DREW UNIVERSITY OF MEDICINE AND SCIENCE $249,068 Trans-NIH Recovery Act Research Support The Drew MBRS SCORE program's overall mission is to significantly improve the quality of biomedical research and to increase the long-term growth of competitive funding at Charles R. Drew University of Medicine and Science. Current MBRS-SCORE funding (fun National Institutes of Health 8/11/2009
CENTRAL CITY COMMUNITY HEALTH CENTER, INC. $249,038 ARRA Health Center Integrated Services Development Initiative[g1] Grant Name: Increase Demand for Service Grant Purpose: To provide medical services to the indigent and uninsured population in our community. Description: the goal of our project is to provide 2000 additional medical visits to 600 n... Show more Health Resources and Services Administration 3/27/2009
UNIVERSITY OF CALIFORNIA, LOS ANGELES $247,658 Trans-NIH Recovery Act Research Support The goal of this project is to bring a new genetic technology, the BioMark MX/HX Genetic Analysis System, to our shared instrument facility as a tool in the many genetic analysis projects that are performed in this facility. The BioMark is a high throughp National Institutes of Health 11/26/2009
UNIVERSITY OF CALIFORNIA, LOS ANGELES $247,460 Trans-NIH Recovery Act Research Support This main goal of this proposal is to investigate whether ERa or ER+? or simultaneous activation of both receptor subtypes are required to rescue heart failure by estrogen treatment. Using estrogen receptor alpha (ERa) and beta (ER+?) knockout and transge National Institutes of Health 7/16/2009
UNIVERSITY OF CALIFORNIA, LOS ANGELES $245,965 Trans-NIH Recovery Act Research Support The U.S. Department of Health & Human Services and the National Recreation & Park Association both recommend Yoga as a form of total-solution exercise for older adults, capable of providing cardiovascular fitness, resistance training for muscle strength &
This spending item is part of a $1,367,703 allocation. See details
National Institutes of Health 6/29/2009
UNIVERSITY OF SOUTHERN CALIFORNIA $245,590 ARRA - Head Start ARRA ? COLA- To be used to pay for higher operating costs and to increases staff salaries and fringe benefits. The portion of the COLA under the ARRA will be available for only a 12 month period effective July 1, 2009 to June 30, 2010 to provide a tempora Administration for Children and Families 6/15/2009
EL MONTE CITY SCHOOL DISTRICT $244,467 ARRA - Head Start Purpose: The purpose of Los Angeles County Office of Education, Head Start-State Preschool Division?s (LACOE) Head Start Expansion application is to expand services to 503 additional children and families in six high need communities throughout Los Angele
This spending item is part of a $7,332,564 allocation. See details
Administration for Children and Families 9/29/2009
COMMUNITY HEALTH ALLIANCE OF PASADENA $244,417 ARRA Health Center Integrated Services Development Initiative[g1] IDS - Increase Demand for Services Health Resources and Services Administration 3/27/2009
UNIVERSITY OF SOUTHERN CALIFORNIA $243,750 Trans-NIH Recovery Act Research Support The long-term goal of the parent grant is to determine the structural and functional determinants of paracellular permeation in epithelia. We previously developed a model using inducible overexpression of claudin-2 in MDCK I cells to study the properties National Institutes of Health 9/24/2009
UNIVERSITY OF SOUTHERN CALIFORNIA $243,551 Trans-NIH Recovery Act Research Support Prostate cancer is the most common malignancy and the second highest cause of cancer mortality in American men. New prognostic and predictive biomarkers are urgently needed to better inform our treatment decisions. Recent studies have demonstrated that qu
This spending item is part of a $1,017,802 allocation. See details
National Institutes of Health 9/18/2009
LOS ANGELES BIOMEDICAL RESEARCH INSTITUTE AT HARBOR-UCLA MEDICAL CENTER $243,007 Trans-NIH Recovery Act Research Support This project is entitled Biomarkers for Outcomes in Late-Life Depression (BOLD). This project examines a biomarker-guided treatment for late-life depression which could improve outcomes by rapidly identifying an effective medication for each patient.
This spending item is part of a $923,877 allocation. See details
National Institutes of Health 9/29/2009
PUBLIC HEALTH FOUNDATION ENTERPRISES, INC. $242,797 ARRA - Immunization ARRA-317 Immunization and Vaccines for Children Grants. This award will support efforts to plan, develop, and maintain a public health infrastructure for low income children and adults vaccinated against vaccine-preventable diseases.
This spending item is part of a $10,069,863 allocation. See details
Centers for Disease Control and Prevention 9/15/2009
UNIVERSITY OF CALIFORNIA, LOS ANGELES $241,644 Trans-NIH Recovery Act Research Support The long-term objectives of these proposals are to better understand the biochemical and biophysical changes that occur in the human lens with aging, and which ultimately lead to cataract. The proposed studies will focus on alpha-crystallin. In addition t National Institutes of Health 7/17/2009
UNIVERSITY OF CALIFORNIA, LOS ANGELES $241,049 Trans-NIH Recovery Act Research Support Award title: Analysis of the Cell Biological Mechanisms of Learning and Memory in a Simple Model Invertebrate System. Perhaps the most basic form of associative learning, classical conditioning has been the subject of scientific investigation for a centur National Institutes of Health 9/21/2009
PACOIMA BEAUTIFUL $240,000 ARRA - Prevention and Wellness--Communities Putting Prevention to Work This proposal includes an integrated community action plan to implement policy, systems, and environmental changes that will contribute to the long range goals of improving nutrition, increasing physical activity, and decreasing o... Show more
This spending item is part of a $15,920,342 allocation. See details
Centers for Disease Control and Prevention 3/18/2010
COMMUNITY PARTNERS $240,000 ARRA - Prevention and Wellness--Communities Putting Prevention to Work This proposal includes an integrated community action plan to implement policy, systems, and environmental changes that will contribute to the long range goals of improving nutrition, increasing physical activity, and decreasing o... Show more
This spending item is part of a $15,920,342 allocation. See details
Centers for Disease Control and Prevention 3/18/2010
CITY OF LANCASTER, INC $240,000 ARRA - Prevention and Wellness--Communities Putting Prevention to Work This proposal includes an integrated community action plan to implement policy, systems, and environmental changes that will contribute to the long range goals of improving nutrition, increasing physical activity, and decreasing o... Show more
This spending item is part of a $15,920,342 allocation. See details
Centers for Disease Control and Prevention 3/18/2010
ALLIANCE FOR A BETTER COMMUNITY $240,000 ARRA - Prevention and Wellness--Communities Putting Prevention to Work This proposal includes an integrated community action plan to implement policy, systems, and environmental changes that will contribute to the long range goals of improving nutrition, increasing physical activity, and decreasing o... Show more
This spending item is part of a $15,920,342 allocation. See details
Centers for Disease Control and Prevention 3/18/2010
BALDWIN PARK, CITY OF $240,000 ARRA - Prevention and Wellness--Communities Putting Prevention to Work This proposal includes an integrated community action plan to implement policy, systems, and environmental changes that will contribute to the long range goals of improving nutrition, increasing physical activity, and decreasing o... Show more
This spending item is part of a $15,920,342 allocation. See details
Centers for Disease Control and Prevention 3/18/2010
COMMUNITY REDEVELOPMENT AGENCY $240,000 ARRA - Prevention and Wellness--Communities Putting Prevention to Work This proposal includes an integrated community action plan to implement policy, systems, and environmental changes that will contribute to the long range goals of improving nutrition, increasing physical activity, and decreasing o... Show more
This spending item is part of a $15,920,342 allocation. See details
Centers for Disease Control and Prevention 3/18/2010
COMMUNITY HEALTH COUNCILS INC $240,000 ARRA - Prevention and Wellness--Communities Putting Prevention to Work This proposal includes an integrated community action plan to implement policy, systems, and environmental changes that will contribute to the long range goals of improving nutrition, increasing physical activity, and decreasing o... Show more
This spending item is part of a $15,920,342 allocation. See details
Centers for Disease Control and Prevention 3/18/2010
LOS ANGELES COUNTY BICYCLE COALITION $240,000 ARRA - Prevention and Wellness--Communities Putting Prevention to Work This proposal includes an integrated community action plan to implement policy, systems, and environmental changes that will contribute to the long range goals of improving nutrition, increasing physical activity, and decreasing o... Show more
This spending item is part of a $15,920,342 allocation. See details
Centers for Disease Control and Prevention 3/18/2010
AZUSA, CITY OF $239,216 ARRA - Prevention and Wellness--Communities Putting Prevention to Work This proposal includes an integrated community action plan to implement policy, systems, and environmental changes that will contribute to the long range goals of improving nutrition, increasing physical activity, and decreasing o... Show more
This spending item is part of a $15,920,342 allocation. See details
Centers for Disease Control and Prevention 3/18/2010
UNIVERSITY OF SOUTHERN CALIFORNIA $238,608 Trans-NIH Recovery Act Research Support The University of Southern California Research Center for Liver Diseases, funded since 1995, has the goal of fostering and facilitating interdisciplinary research in liver and digestive disease. The Center has 41 members and 17 affiliated members. The Bio National Institutes of Health 7/16/2009
CLINIC INC, THE $237,272 ARRA Health Center Integrated Services Development Initiative[g1] Funding was to increase access to primary care services. Health Resources and Services Administration 3/27/2009
UNIVERSITY OF CALIFORNIA, LOS ANGELES $236,458 Trans-NIH Recovery Act Research Support A new era of genetic research is now upon us with the arrival of massively parallel, high throughput, whole genome DNA sequencers. These new instruments allow avenues of genetic inquiry for advanced scientific laboratories that were impossible until now National Institutes of Health 5/14/2009
UNIVERSITY OF CALIFORNIA, LOS ANGELES $235,888 Trans-NIH Recovery Act Research Support INVESTIGATE STABILITY OF RNA INTERFERENCE IN HUMAN LYMPHOCYTES Our overall hypothesis is that RNA interference (RNAi) can be developed to reduce specific gene expression over long-term without toxic effects in human lymphocytes. RNAi using siRNA to inhib National Institutes of Health 8/21/2009
UNIVERSITY OF CALIFORNIA, LOS ANGELES $234,126 Trans-NIH Recovery Act Research Support TitleG??New therapeutic approaches for hutchinson-gilford progeria syndrome Understanding how defective processing of prelamin A, the precursor to the nuclear lamina structural protein lamin A, leads to disease. Overall purposeG??The purpose of this admin National Institutes of Health 7/16/2009
OLIVE VIEW/UCLA EDUCATION AND RESEARCH INSTITUTE, INC. $232,385 Recovery Act Comparative Effectiveness Research - AHRQ Significant disparities exist between the prevention and treatment of breast cancer among Latinas and nonLatina white women. An important factor appears to be the difference in access to evidence-based health information between these groups of w... Show more
This spending item is part of a $1,487,121 allocation. See details
Agency for Healthcare Research and Quality 9/28/2010
UNIVERSITY OF SOUTHERN CALIFORNIA $232,255 Trans-NIH Recovery Act Research Support Interactions between the human genome and the environment have shaped the evolution of complex human phenotypes. Since the emergence of the genus Homo, there have been many significant changes in the interactions of humans and their ancestors with their e National Institutes of Health 9/30/2009
UNIVERSITY OF CALIFORNIA, LOS ANGELES $232,156 Trans-NIH Recovery Act Research Support The majority of individuals in criminal justice settings across the U.S. have a critical need for sciencebased, psychosocial treatment that targets substance use and HIV risk behavior. The investigative team has developed and demonstrated the efficacy of
This spending item is part of a $3,439,782 allocation. See details
National Institutes of Health 9/28/2009
UNIVERSITY OF CALIFORNIA, LOS ANGELES $232,067 Trans-NIH Recovery Act Research Support The majority of individuals in criminal justice settings across the U.S. have a critical need for sciencebased, psychosocial treatment that targets substance use and HIV risk behavior. The investigative team has developed and demonstrated the efficacy of
This spending item is part of a $3,439,782 allocation. See details
National Institutes of Health 9/28/2009
UNIVERSITY OF CALIFORNIA, LOS ANGELES $230,969 Trans-NIH Recovery Act Research Support This application is in response to NOT-OD-10-033, NIH Announces the Availability of Recovery Act Funds for Competitive Revision Applications (RO1, RO3, R15, R21, R21/R33, and R37) for HIV/AIDS-related Research through the NIH Basic Behavioral and Social S National Institutes of Health 9/20/2010
UNIVERSITY OF CALIFORNIA, LOS ANGELES $230,384 Trans-NIH Recovery Act Research Support Title: 'Gender Bias in Lupus: Contribution of Sex Chromosomes' Autoimmune diseases that cause chronic damage to almost every organ in the body are more common in women than men. For example, systemic lupus erythematosus (SLE) is 9-times more common in fem National Institutes of Health 9/18/2009
UNIVERSITY OF CALIFORNIA, LOS ANGELES $230,187 Trans-NIH Recovery Act Research Support Award Title: BIOCHEMICAL PREDICTORS OF TYPE 2 DM IN WOMEN Despite much progress in biomedical science, type 2 diabetes (T2D) continues to be a leading cause of death and disability for millions of Americans. The fundamental basis of T2D pathogenesis invo National Institutes of Health 1/11/2010
Rubin Postaer and Associates, Inc. $230,000 ARRA - Prevention and Wellness--State Territories and Pacific Islands The California Department of Public Health (CDPH) proposes to promote wellness and reduce chronic disease through statewide and local initatives in the areas of nutrition, physical activity, and tobacco use. CDPH proposes to educa... Show more
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Centers for Disease Control and Prevention 2/06/2010
UNIVERSITY OF CALIFORNIA, LOS ANGELES $229,473 Trans-NIH Recovery Act Research Support Adolescence is a time of heightened vulnerability for risk taking behavior and poor decision making that can give rise to substance use and externalizing behavior. Emerging evidence from developmental neuroscience suggests that risk taking behavior increa National Institutes of Health 9/23/2010
Norwalk-La Mirada Unified School District $229,321 ARRA - Head Start The purpose of Los Angeles County Office of Education, Head Start-State Preschool DivisionG??s (LACOE) cost of living (COLA) and quality improvement (QI) funds for 2009-2010 is to provide enhanced support to our agencies. The basic cost of living (COLA) f
This spending item is part of a $12,386,126 allocation. See details
Administration for Children and Families 7/01/2009
UNIVERSITY OF CALIFORNIA, LOS ANGELES $229,308 Trans-NIH Recovery Act Research Support The goal of the current Grand Opportunity is to create a unique, multimodal transcriptional atlas of the pre- and postnatal developing human brain. This new and unique data-rich resource will integrate transcriptomic, cellular resolution histology and im
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National Institutes of Health 9/30/2009
UNIVERSITY OF CALIFORNIA, LOS ANGELES $229,308 Trans-NIH Recovery Act Research Support The goal of the current Grand Opportunity is to create a unique, multimodal transcriptional atlas of the pre- and postnatal developing human brain. This new and unique data-rich resource will integrate transcriptomic, cellular resolution histology and im
This spending item is part of a $16,210,005 allocation. See details
National Institutes of Health 9/30/2009
UNIVERSITY OF CALIFORNIA, LOS ANGELES $228,744 Trans-NIH Recovery Act Research Support The gastric H,K ATPase is the enzyme responsible for gastric acid secretion. Inhibition of this pump by proton pump inhibitors (PPIs) such as omeprazole, lansoprazole, pantoprazole, rabeprazole and esomeprazole are the main type of drug therapy used today National Institutes of Health 8/04/2010
UNIVERSITY OF CALIFORNIA, LOS ANGELES $227,721 Trans-NIH Recovery Act Research Support Title: IFN-a and pDC in HIV infection: Impact on T cell development and reconstitution The immunosuppressive effects of IFN a outweigh its antiviral activity thereby contributing to HIV-1 pathogenesis. Thus it is imperative to elucidate factors that are r National Institutes of Health 9/27/2010
CALIFORNIA INSTITUTE OF TECHNOLOGY $227,644 Trans-NIH Recovery Act Research Support Artificial Intelligence (AI) and advanced computational techniques, applied to complex, multidimensional, streaming, clinical data (historic, physiologic, laboratory, imaging, etc) from disparate health care digital data sources, can be used to produce in
This spending item is part of a $989,855 allocation. See details
National Institutes of Health 9/24/2009
NASA/JPL JET PROPULSION LABORATORY, INC $227,644 Trans-NIH Recovery Act Research Support Artificial Intelligence (AI) and advanced computational techniques, applied to complex, multidimensional, streaming, clinical data (historic, physiologic, laboratory, imaging, etc) from disparate health care digital data sources, can be used to produce in
This spending item is part of a $989,855 allocation. See details
National Institutes of Health 9/24/2009
MISSION CITY COMMUNITY NETWORK INC $226,928 ARRA Health Center Integrated Services Development Initiative[g1] In order to increase access to medical services for the underserved community, MCCN was able to use this Increased Demand for Service(IDS) grant to retain and hire new staff in order to provide additional services to the community, whe... Show more Health Resources and Services Administration 3/27/2009
UNIVERSITY OF CALIFORNIA, LOS ANGELES $226,608 Trans-NIH Recovery Act Research Support Non-receptor tyrosine kinases have been implicated in protection of the ischemic myocardium, but the intracellular sites of action, and the molecular identity of the specific tyrosine kinases responsible for the effects attributed to pharmacologic inhibit National Institutes of Health 7/16/2009
UNIVERSITY OF CALIFORNIA, LOS ANGELES $226,410 Trans-NIH Recovery Act Research Support The goal of the proposed work is the development of novel approaches to the stimulation of fetal hemoglobin (HbF) production in red blood cells of adults. HbF is a known modifier of the severity of the major hemoglobin disorders, sickle cell anemia and be
This spending item is part of a $2,228,805 allocation. See details
National Institutes of Health 9/28/2009
CENTER FOR COMMUNITY AND FAMILY SERVICES, INC. $225,000 ARRA - Early Head Start The goals of the Early Learning Mentor Coach project are to improve the quality of teaching, to support the program with positive outcomes for children, and to promote career development of HS/EHS teaching staff. In the past CCFS HS/ EHS provided fully d Administration for Children and Families 9/17/2010
LOS ANGELES COUNTY OFFICE OF EDUCATION $225,000 ARRA - Head Start Aligning its strategies to those outlined in the OHS Roadmap to Excellence, Section I.B., LACOE proposes to partner with Rio Hondo College in Whittier, California to provide Mentor Coaches in order to strengthen teaching practices and to ensure high-quali Administration for Children and Families 9/16/2010
WESTERN UNIVERSITY OF HEALTH SCIENCES $225,000 Trans-NIH Recovery Act Research Support BDNF and Spine-related disorders of memory and cognition. Dendritic spines with abnormal morphology occur in various forms of mental retardation and are also found in psychiatric conditions associated with disturbances to memory and cognition. These wide
This spending item is part of a $2,992,617 allocation. See details
National Institutes of Health 9/26/2009
UNIVERSITY OF SOUTHERN CALIFORNIA $223,722 Trans-NIH Recovery Act Research Support Advanced pressure ulcers are a common and medically serious complication of spinal cord injury (SCI) and are associated with extremely high treatment costs and reduced quality of life. However, preventive interventions that address this problem have recei National Institutes of Health 8/17/2010
RAND CORPORATION, THE $222,440 Trans-NIH Recovery Act Research Support A Natural Experiment of College-Ready Programs on Health Among Low SES Minorities In this proposed study, we will take advantage of a natural experiment and examine the impact of a new education model on adolescent health and health behaviors. The Los A
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National Institutes of Health 9/28/2009
THE CHILDRENS HOSPITAL LOS ANGELES $222,321 Trans-NIH Recovery Act Research Support There are 4 specific Aims in our parent grant, of which Aims, 1 and 4 focus on determining the mechanisms of granulocytic in both normal human hematopoietic stem cells (HSC) and myeloid leukemia cells. We have succesfully completed some of the proposed e National Institutes of Health 8/27/2009
LOS ANGELES CHRISTIAN HEALTH CENTERS $221,039 ARRA Health Center Integrated Services Development Initiative[g1] The predominately homeless and public housing population served by Los Angeles Christian Health Centers (LACHC) has a number of serious health conditions that are a result of years of inadequate preventive care and chronic disease mana... Show more Health Resources and Services Administration 3/27/2009
CALIFORNIA INSTITUTE OF TECHNOLOGY $219,751 Trans-NIH Recovery Act Research Support This is an Application for Supplemental Funding that will very significantly accelerate progress on the central objectives of P01HD037105-11A1. In its specific scientific objectives and in its practical aspects this request is directly in accord with the National Institutes of Health 9/16/2009
UNIVERSITY OF SOUTHERN CALIFORNIA $218,297 ARRA - Scholarships for Disadvantaged Students The funding received by the School of Pharmacy of the American Recovery and Reinvestment Act- Scholarship for Disadvantaged Students will be used to provide sholarship assistance to Pharmacy Students. We will use the HHS Poverty Guidelines for parent in... Show more Health Resources and Services Administration 6/14/2010
UNIVERSITY OF CALIFORNIA, LOS ANGELES $216,325 Trans-NIH Recovery Act Research Support The Aims of the supplemental grant were to initiate genome-wide DNA binding studies of nucleoid/chromatin-associated proteins and to determine their global effects on gene expression. Work focused on the yeast S. cerevisiae HMGB protein Nhp6A and the bac National Institutes of Health 8/13/2009
THE CHILDRENS HOSPITAL LOS ANGELES $215,991 ARRA ? Equipment to Enhance Training for Health Professionals This equipment project entitled Creating a Virtual Campus Utilizing Distance Technology to Enhance Interdisciplinary Training in Psychology was been designed to provide a network of seven state-of-the-art videoconferencing systems across ... Show more Health Resources and Services Administration 9/05/2010
UNIVERSITY OF SOUTHERN CALIFORNIA $215,416 Trans-NIH Recovery Act Research Support Acetylation of histone H4 N-terminal tail plays a crucial role in gene activation in chromatin environments; and alterations in this epigenetic process can lead to various diseases. Our long-term objective is to understand how H4 acetylation regulates p53 National Institutes of Health 8/31/2009
UNIVERSITY OF CALIFORNIA, LOS ANGELES $214,386 Trans-NIH Recovery Act Research Support Award title: Regulation of sarcopenia and muscle dysfunction by nitric oxide. Sarcopenia, the loss of muscle mass during aging, is an inevitable consequence of aging that takes a tremendous toll on the quality of life of the elderly, and predisposes the National Institutes of Health 9/18/2009
UNIVERSITY OF SOUTHERN CALIFORNIA $214,235 Trans-NIH Recovery Act Research Support Studies conducted under this grant are directed at understanding the second messenger-gated ion channels that mediate the transduction of bitter, sweet and umami taste. These tastes are detected by G-protein-coupled taste receptors that initiate a signali National Institutes of Health 7/17/2009
HOUSE EAR INSTITUTE INC $212,328 Trans-NIH Recovery Act Research Support The overall long-term objective of the parent grant is to investigate changes in human peripheral auditory system function throughout the lifespan and to investigate the relationship between these changes and concomitant changes in speech perception. The
This spending item is part of a $226,408 allocation. See details
National Institutes of Health 7/17/2009
RAND CORPORATION, THE $211,017 Trans-NIH Recovery Act Research Support Understanding the consequences of health insurance coverage is central to evaluating proposals to expand or modify health insurance coverage in the U.S. It also has important long-run fiscal implications for Medicare. Yet there is remarkably little convi
This spending item is part of a $11,476,770 allocation. See details
National Institutes of Health 9/29/2009
UNIVERSITY OF CALIFORNIA, LOS ANGELES $210,448 ARRA - Scholarships for Disadvantaged Students ARRA G?? Scholarships for Disadvantaged Students American Recovery and Reinvestment Act of 2009 (Recovery Act) promotes diversity among health professions students and practitioners by providing scholarships for students from disadvantaged backgrounds. E... Show more Health Resources and Services Administration 9/03/2009
UNIVERSITY OF CALIFORNIA, LOS ANGELES $209,311 Trans-NIH Recovery Act Research Support PPM-PREP: PEER-MENTORED PREPAREDNESS FOR ADULTS WITH DEVELOPMENTAL DISABILITIES The project will be testing the feasibility and determining the effect size of a peer-mentored, class-room based program for improving disaster preparedness among adults with
This spending item is part of a $319,311 allocation. See details
National Institutes of Health 8/04/2009
UNIVERSITY OF CALIFORNIA, LOS ANGELES $208,814 Trans-NIH Recovery Act Research Support This Administrative Supplement, 1/8 Predictors and Mechanisms of Conversion to Psychosis, addresses the NIMH target area Enhancing Risk Prediction through Secondary Data Analysis. We are analyzing existing longitudinal MRI data previously obtained on pro National Institutes of Health 7/16/2009
UNIVERSITY OF SOUTHERN CALIFORNIA $208,208 Trans-NIH Recovery Act Research Support NHGRI is developing a research program to identify and characterize genetic variants causally associated with complex human diseases in genome-wide association (GWA) and other genetic studies. To support the complexities of such an ambitious effort, the D
This spending item is part of a $489,147 allocation. See details
National Institutes of Health 9/30/2009
WESTERN UNIVERSITY OF HEALTH SCIENCES $207,453 Trans-NIH Recovery Act Research Support Esophageal squamous cell carcinoma is one of the most common fatal cancers worldwide. Reduction of the mortality requires successful strategies for early detections of this disease. The goal of this study is to develop a blood tese that can detect early s National Institutes of Health 9/02/2010
CHARLES DREW UNIVERSITY OF MEDICINE AND SCIENCE $206,420 Trans-NIH Recovery Act Research Support Investigation of the effects of increased neurosteroid exposure on the maturing cerebral cortex highlights the importance of the downstream effects of stress on cortical development. In particular, nonspecific stress is the most consistent factor recogniz National Institutes of Health 7/14/2009
UNIVERSITY OF SOUTHERN CALIFORNIA $206,000 Trans-NIH Recovery Act Research Support Self-renewal is essential for the homeostasis and lifetime maintenance of many organ systems. The process of self-renewal is carried out by rare populations of adult stem cells whose key features are multilineage potential and repopulating capacity. Blood
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National Institutes of Health 9/29/2009
UNIVERSITY OF SOUTHERN CALIFORNIA $206,000 Trans-NIH Recovery Act Research Support Mammalian development is driven by the successive restriction of developmental potential as the totipotent zygote generates the diversity of mature cell types present within an adult animal. The characteristics adopted by each cell within the animal are s
This spending item is part of a $2,979,908 allocation. See details
National Institutes of Health 9/29/2009
UNIVERSITY OF SOUTHERN CALIFORNIA $206,000 Trans-NIH Recovery Act Research Support Each year, more than a million women are diagnosed with breast cancer worldwide. Our understanding of the molecular mechanisms that underlie this disease are advancing rapidly, in part due to an enormous application of resources and effort to this problem
This spending item is part of a $2,919,697 allocation. See details
National Institutes of Health 9/30/2009
ALZHEIMERS DISEASE AND RELATED DISORDERS ASSOCIATION INC $204,969 Trans-NIH Recovery Act Research Support Dementia is a condition that is growing in prevalence and which harms not only the afflicted individual but also adversely affects the health of their family and other informal caregivers. New methods for delivering comprehensive assistance to persons wit
This spending item is part of a $1,249,939 allocation. See details
National Institutes of Health 9/24/2010
UNIVERSITY OF SOUTHERN CALIFORNIA $203,750 Trans-NIH Recovery Act Research Support Alcohol consumption is generally thought to enhance liver fibrosis. Alcohol-induced liver fibrosis promotes formation of cirrhosis, which increases a risk of liver cancer. Cancer cells have a consistent cytological feature of nucleolar hypertrophy, enlarg National Institutes of Health 5/22/2009
THE CHILDRENS HOSPITAL LOS ANGELES $203,683 Trans-NIH Recovery Act Research Support Although heterogeneity inherent in Autism Spectrum Disorders (ASDs) has long been recognized, little is known about ways in which race, gender, socio-economic status, family culture and communication during clinical encounters affect the acquisition of di
This spending item is part of a $1,248,025 allocation. See details
National Institutes of Health 9/23/2009
UNIVERSITY OF CALIFORNIA, LOS ANGELES $203,610 Trans-NIH Recovery Act Research Support Cell motility is a fundamental feature of living organisms. Actin, one of the most conserved and abundant proteins in eukaryotic cells, plays a key role in these processes, constantly transitioning among its various assembly forms. The goal of the ARRA su National Institutes of Health 12/28/2009
UNIVERSITY OF LA VERNE $203,538 Trans-NIH Recovery Act Research Support The proposed research will enhance our understanding of how and when endocrine-disrupting chemicals (EDCs) affect the immune system, and will form the basis for assessment of prenatal immune impacts of EDCs and for strategies to prevent immune disease cau National Institutes of Health 9/15/2009
HUNTINGTON MEDICAL RESEARCH INSTITUTES $203,431 Trans-NIH Recovery Act Research Support Manufacture multisite silicon substrate neural probes fabricated by Bosch process deep reactive ion etching. The probes will be used to help wiith reserarch of a neural prosthesis device to restore function of the cochlear nucleus nerve in the ear. National Institutes of Health 7/17/2009
UNIVERSITY OF CALIFORNIA, LOS ANGELES $203,302 Trans-NIH Recovery Act Research Support CD4+CD25+ regulatory T (Treg) cells express the forkhead transcription factor Foxp3 and are essential for the maintenance of dominant immunological tolerance to the G??extended selfG??, which includes self proteins and the commensal microbial flora. Glob
This spending item is part of a $778,000 allocation. See details
National Institutes of Health 8/11/2009
UNIVERSITY OF SOUTHERN CALIFORNIA $202,500 Trans-NIH Recovery Act Research Support PROJECT 1 DESCRIPTION (Understanding host-viral interaction is an essential step in developing safe and effective antimicrobials against biodefense agents and emerging pathogens. Early detection of invading viruses by the host depends on a limited number
This spending item is part of a $414,375 allocation. See details
National Institutes of Health 6/01/2010
CALIFORNIA INSTITUTE OF TECHNOLOGY $201,428 Trans-NIH Recovery Act Research Support We seek support from the Recovery Act Funds to expand the scope of the specific aims, research design, and methods of GM065997, which bears the title: Regulation of cullin-RING ligases by Nedd8. Nedd8 is a ubiquitin-like protein that is reversibly conjuga National Institutes of Health 6/25/2010
UNIVERSITY OF CALIFORNIA, LOS ANGELES $200,973 Trans-NIH Recovery Act Research Support A proposal to determine if expression of the COX-2 gene in specific cells is sufficient to render mice subject to chemically induced skin cancer. In the parent application for this supplement, R01CA123055, we described specific aims to determine (i) in wh National Institutes of Health 9/17/2009
UNIVERSITY OF CALIFORNIA, LOS ANGELES $200,200 Trans-NIH Recovery Act Research Support BRAIN BLADDER INTERACTIONS IN IC/PBS Interstitial cystitis/painful bladder syndrome (IC/PBS) is a common chronic bladder syndrome characterized by bladder pain and discomfort (urgency) and increased frequency of urination. It is part of a larger group of National Institutes of Health 9/27/2009
INTELLIGENT OPTICAL SYSTEMS, INC. $199,961 Trans-NIH Recovery Act Research Support Intelligent Optical Systems (IOS) proposes to accelerate the commercialization of a simple to use, point of care clinical assay system that can be used for the early screening of ovarian and other cancers as well as for a wide range of other diagnostic te National Institutes of Health 9/29/2009
INTELLIGENT OPTICAL SYSTEMS, INC. $199,961 Trans-NIH Recovery Act Research Support Intelligent Optical Systems (IOS) proposes to accelerate the commercialization of a simple to use, point of care clinical assay system that can be used for the early screening of ovarian and other cancers as well as for a wide range of other diagnostic te National Institutes of Health 9/29/2009
BECKMAN RESEARCH INSTITUTE OF THE CITY OF HOPE $199,205 Trans-NIH Recovery Act Research Support Esophageal squamous cell carcinoma (ESCC) is one of the most common fatal cancers worldwide, which has a 5-year survival rate of <15%. Significant reduction in the mortality will require successful strategies to diagnose and treat asymptomatic precursor l National Institutes of Health 5/29/2009
UNIVERSITY OF CALIFORNIA, LOS ANGELES $199,141 UC-Irvine's NIDA MTA 14-YR follow-up study modification shall address the following study objectives during the modification period: Sample retention enhancement Strengthen existing MTA subject retention by enhancing the compensation of recruitment practi
This spending item is part of a $1,441,422 allocation. See details
National Institutes of Health 4/26/2010
MOLECULAR EXPRESS INC $197,977 Trans-NIH Recovery Act Research Support The Company has been developing a new approach to immunization for herpes simplex virus type 2 (HSV2) infections that combines a unilamellar liposome carrier with a recombinant protein system that is capable of being engineered to express selected antigen National Institutes of Health 5/11/2010
MOLECULAR EXPRESS INC $197,977 Trans-NIH Recovery Act Research Support The Company has been developing a new approach to immunization for herpes simplex virus type 2 (HSV2) infections that combines a unilamellar liposome carrier with a recombinant protein system that is capable of being engineered to express selected antigen National Institutes of Health 5/11/2010
MOLECULAR EXPRESS INC $197,977 Trans-NIH Recovery Act Research Support The Company has been developing a new approach to immunization for herpes simplex virus type 2 (HSV2) infections that combines a unilamellar liposome carrier with a recombinant protein system that is capable of being engineered to express selected antigen National Institutes of Health 5/11/2010
INNOSENSE LLC $195,586 Trans-NIH Recovery Act Research Support G?Heart diseaseG? surpasses cancer as the leading cause of death in the United States. To better diagnose cardiovascular diseases and to accurately evaluate patient risk for such life-threatening conditions, Phase I efforts will focus on the characterizat National Institutes of Health 5/15/2010
CHARLES DREW UNIVERSITY OF MEDICINE AND SCIENCE $194,461 Trans-NIH Recovery Act Research Support This NCRR Science Education Partnership Award titled Would you like to be a scientist? Discover Biomedical Sciences! has two interrelated goals. On the one hand, it seeks to expose children from inner city elementary schools to the biomedical sciences, an National Institutes of Health 8/25/2009
UNIVERSITY OF SOUTHERN CALIFORNIA $194,400 Trans-NIH Recovery Act Research Support Most men assume they will be able to conceive a child with no difficulty. However, 10-20% of all couples attempting pregnancy are infertile, with male factor infertility accounting for 40-50% of the cases. For most male infertility cases, the etiology is National Institutes of Health 5/10/2010
CALIFORNIA INSTITUTE OF TECHNOLOGY $194,400 Trans-NIH Recovery Act Research Support We request an administrative supplement to our ongoing project aimed at elucidating the genetic, cellular, and molecular basis of a checkpoint defect found in progenitor T cells in autoimmune diabetes-prone NOD mice. We have made major progress in sever National Institutes of Health 9/13/2010
CHILD CARE RESOURCE CENTER, INC. $193,793 ARRA - Head Start Early Learning Mentor Coaches Grant became available under American Recovery and Reinvestment Act of 2009 (PL111-5) Project and promotes healthy social and emotional development for over 1,400 children from economically challenged families. This is done t Administration for Children and Families 9/14/2010
HOUSE RESEARCH INSTITUTE $193,269 Trans-NIH Recovery Act Research Support The major purpose of this supplement project is to accelerate our scientific findings by increasing our capability to test subjects from rare patient groups when they become available. With the current staffing level and potentially eight referring physi National Institutes of Health 7/17/2009
CHINATOWN SERVICE CENTER $193,223 ARRA Health Center Integrated Services Development Initiative[g1] ARRA-INCREASED SERVICES FOR HEALTH CENTERS Health Resources and Services Administration 3/27/2009
UNIVERSITY OF CALIFORNIA, LOS ANGELES $192,500 Trans-NIH Recovery Act Research Support This project will identify various response trajectory outcomes in antidepressant-treated Major Depressive Disorder (MDD) patients through the use of statistical growth mixture modeling (GMM), and will also characterize subjects in the various response tr National Institutes of Health 5/05/2009
UNIVERSITY OF CALIFORNIA, LOS ANGELES $192,254 Trans-NIH Recovery Act Research Support This is a competitive supplement to our parent grant from the NIEHS Environmental toxin interactions with genetic risks for Parkinson's disease. We are interested in dissecting the interplay between pesticide exposure and excess cytoosolic dopamine (DA) National Institutes of Health 9/17/2009
OCCIDENTAL COLLEGE $192,048 Trans-NIH Recovery Act Research Support DESCRIPTION (provided by applicant): The goal of this AREA proposal is to identify the arsenal of peptides the fish- hunting cone snail, Conus catus utilizes to subdue its prey through the rapid modulation of spinal motor activity. A prominent neuroexcita National Institutes of Health 6/05/2009
CLAREMONT MCKENNA COLLEGE $191,867 Trans-NIH Recovery Act Research Support In early 2007, Jeremy Sanders's group at the University of Cambridge reported the serendipitous discovery of a unique class of self-assembling, helical, organic nanotubes. Naphthalene diimide (NDI) derivatives, in which the aromatic core is flanked by two National Institutes of Health 8/13/2009
EL MONTE CITY SCHOOL DISTRICT $191,833 ARRA - Head Start Purpose: The purpose of Los Angeles County Office of Education, Head Start-State Preschool Division?s (LACOE) Head Start Expansion application is to expand services to 503 additional children and families in six high need communities throughout Los Angele
This spending item is part of a $7,332,564 allocation. See details
Administration for Children and Families 9/29/2009
UNIVERSITY OF CALIFORNIA, LOS ANGELES $191,645 Trans-NIH Recovery Act Research Support Project Title: A Six-Month, RCT of Probuphine Safety and Efficacy in Opioid Addiction. We are conducting a six-month, randomized, placebo and active-controlled, multicenter clinical trial of Probuphine in patients with opioid dependence for the purpose
This spending item is part of a $7,586,848 allocation. See details
National Institutes of Health 9/30/2009
HOUSE EAR INSTITUTE INC $191,566 Trans-NIH Recovery Act Research Support A one-year training period is proposed at the House Ear Institute (HEI) for Dr. Wilkinson in the laboratory of Qian-Jie Fu, Ph.D. The supplement would attach Dr. WilkinsonG??s training to Dr. FuG??s R01 grant on audio processing for cochlear implants (NID National Institutes of Health 7/17/2009
INTERTEX GENERAL CONTRACTORS, INC. $190,943 ARRA Health Center Integrated Services Development Initiative[g1] NEVHC will utilize CIP funds to implement the following projects which will help us meet our mission to provide quality, safe primary health care to the low income and vulnerable residents of Los Angeles. 1) Renovation of a leased spac... Show more
This spending item is part of a $2,500,000 allocation. See details
Health Resources and Services Administration 6/25/2009
HOUSE EAR INSTITUTE INC $190,759 Trans-NIH Recovery Act Research Support We propose to dramatically revise our research software to fully implement internet capability, improve G?user-friendliness,G? expand the training modules, and address known issues with the current software. Ultimately, we intend to develop a release of t National Institutes of Health 7/17/2009
UNIVERSITY OF CALIFORNIA, LOS ANGELES $190,676 Trans-NIH Recovery Act Research Support The long term goal of the research is to elucidate the cellular and molecular basis of excess scar formation during wound repair. Keloids are tumor-like skin scars that affect 10 to 20% of people of African descent, Asians, and Hispanics without appropria
This spending item is part of a $805,312 allocation. See details
National Institutes of Health 9/25/2009
RAND CORPORATION, THE $190,206 Trans-NIH Recovery Act Research Support DESCRIPTION (provided by applicant): Subjective expectations are an important determinant of health-related behaviors in developing country contexts as individuals face substantial uncertainty about their own and other family members' health, the relation National Institutes of Health 5/21/2009
UNIVERSITY OF CALIFORNIA, LOS ANGELES $190,187 Trans-NIH Recovery Act Research Support Patient recruitment and retention Patient recruitment and retention of study subjects has been excellent in this study. The COMET Network was able to screen 108 potential subjects. From these there were 12 screen fails, 3 subjects withdrew consent, two
This spending item is part of a $7,915,507 allocation. See details
National Institutes of Health 9/28/2009
UNIVERSITY OF SOUTHERN CALIFORNIA $189,438 Trans-NIH Recovery Act Research Support The family of heterodimeric integrin cell adhesion receptors regulates cell migration, survival, and differentiation in metazoa by responding to intra- and extracellular signals in inside-out and outside-in signaling pathways, respectively. Integrin alpha National Institutes of Health 7/16/2009
UNIVERSITY OF CALIFORNIA, LOS ANGELES $189,260 Trans-NIH Recovery Act Research Support Progress toward the development of genetically modified mosquito (GMM) strains to be used in a genetic control program for mosquito vectors of malaria has reached a point where most of the scientific community involved in this research are beginning to th
This spending item is part of a $415,000 allocation. See details
National Institutes of Health 5/05/2009
CALIFORNIA INSTITUTE OF TECHNOLOGY $189,102 Trans-NIH Recovery Act Research Support We are currently in the last year of the parent grant and have made significant progress toward our stated goals. We have identified a number of novel cis-regulatory modules (CRMs) that support expression along the dorsoventral axis of developing Drosophi National Institutes of Health 9/25/2009
THE CHILDRENS HOSPITAL LOS ANGELES $189,054 Trans-NIH Recovery Act Research Support The scientific purpose of this adminitrative supplement is to increase the pace of scientific discovery for our currently funded parent grantby advancing biomaker analysis and targeted tumor treatment strategies associated with Photodynamic Therapy (PDT). National Institutes of Health 9/08/2009
CALIFORNIA INSTITUTE OF TECHNOLOGY $188,672 Trans-NIH Recovery Act Research Support Concept demonstration for adaptive 4Pi fluorescence microscopy This application proposes to demonstrate the concept of an adaptive 4Pi microscope that is capable of high lateral and axial resolution imaging. A typical 4Pi microscope consists of two cou National Institutes of Health 8/27/2010
GARVEY SCHOOL DISTRICT $188,482 ARRA - Head Start The purpose of Los Angeles County Office of Education, Head Start-State Preschool DivisionG??s (LACOE) cost of living (COLA) and quality improvement (QI) funds for 2009-2010 is to provide enhanced support to our agencies. The basic cost of living (COLA) f
This spending item is part of a $12,386,126 allocation. See details
Administration for Children and Families 7/01/2009
RAND CORPORATION. THE $186,516 Trans-NIH Recovery Act Research Support DESCRIPTION (provided by applicant): The long-term objective of this study is to understand intergenerational transmission of tobacco-related health risks. It focuses on the role of maternal-child exposure to maternal smoking during pregnancy (SDP). There National Institutes of Health 5/07/2009
UNIVERSITY OF CALIFORNIA, LOS ANGELES $186,094 Trans-NIH Recovery Act Research Support Bacteria resistant to antibiotic therapy accounted for an estimated 94,000 life-threatening infections and over 18,500 deaths in 2005, more deaths than from AIDS that year (Klevens et al. 2007). Resistant bacterial strains have been linked to aggressive a
This spending item is part of a $11,464,018 allocation. See details
National Institutes of Health 9/16/2010
UNIVERSITY OF CALIFORNIA, LOS ANGELES $185,935 Trans-NIH Recovery Act Research Support This project is a Recovery Act Administrative Supplement for Comparative Effectiveness Research (CER) Workforce Development to the University of California-Los Angeles (UCLA) K30 Graduate Training Program in Translational and Clinical Investigation. The U
This spending item is part of a $297,000 allocation. See details
National Institutes of Health 8/26/2010
HACIENDA-LA PUENTE UNIFIED SCHOOL DISTRICT $185,699 ARRA - Head Start The purpose of Los Angeles County Office of Education, Head Start-State Preschool DivisionG??s (LACOE) cost of living (COLA) and quality improvement (QI) funds for 2009-2010 is to provide enhanced support to our agencies. The basic cost of living (COLA) f
This spending item is part of a $12,386,126 allocation. See details
Administration for Children and Families 7/01/2009
UNIVERSITY OF SOUTHERN CALIFORNIA $185,689 Trans-NIH Recovery Act Research Support The long-term goal of this research is to understand the regulation of gene expression during aging using the model organism Drosophila melanogaster. Aging in both flies and humans is found to be associated with a tissue-specific induction of oxidative st National Institutes of Health 9/11/2009
UNIVERSITY OF CALIFORNIA, LOS ANGELES $184,800 Trans-NIH Recovery Act Research Support Treatment as usual and peer engagement in teens with High Functioning Autism -- Epidemiological studies now indicate that the prevalence of autism and related disorders may be as high as 1 in 150 children with nationwide estimates of the overall c
This spending item is part of a $772,496 allocation. See details
National Institutes of Health 9/29/2009
CHARLES DREW UNIVERSITY OF MEDICINE AND SCIENCE $184,768 Trans-NIH Recovery Act Research Support Testosterone (T) supplementation increases muscle mass and decreases fat mass in a variety of clinical trials using healthy young men, hypogonadal men, and in older men with low serum T levels. However, the molecular mechanisms by which T regulates body c National Institutes of Health 8/13/2009
UNIVERSITY OF CALIFORNIA, LOS ANGELES $184,319 ARRA - Public Health Traineeship Program Grant Name: Public Health Traineeships: UCLA 2010. Purpose: Funds will be used to provide stipend support and/or fees for students who are currently enrolled in programs of graduate study in the School of Public Health at the University of California Health Resources and Services Administration 9/03/2009
UNIVERSITY OF SOUTHERN CALIFORNIA $183,200 Trans-NIH Recovery Act Research Support We will determine whether quantitative genetic interactions from the X contribute to allele specific transcript varaition. By sampling from a set of 3rd chrosomoe introgression lines we will determine whether interactions from an autosomal region contribu
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National Institutes of Health 8/31/2009
UNIVERSITY OF CALIFORNIA, LOS ANGELES $181,944 Trans-NIH Recovery Act Research Support The award supports work for a proposed research project: G?Using a population-cased approach to investigate whether genetic inflammation markers and/or use of nonsteroidal anti-inflammatory drugs NSAIDS) predicts motor and non-motor progression in Parkins National Institutes of Health 8/20/2009
UNIVERSITY OF CALIFORNIA, LOS ANGELES $181,698 Trans-NIH Recovery Act Research Support CD4+CD25+ regulatory T (Treg) cells express the forkhead transcription factor Foxp3 and are essential for the maintenance of dominant immunological tolerance to the G??extended selfG??, which includes self proteins and the commensal microbial flora. Glob
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National Institutes of Health 8/11/2009
South Bay Alcoholism Services $180,933 ARRA - Prevention and Wellness--Communities Putting Prevention to Work Implement a coordinated community action plan comprised seven interventions, including multi-faceted public education campaign, and the implementation of a variety of evidence-based interventions at the city and county-level inclu... Show more
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Centers for Disease Control and Prevention 3/18/2010
Day One $180,933 ARRA - Prevention and Wellness--Communities Putting Prevention to Work Implement a coordinated community action plan comprised seven interventions, including multi-faceted public education campaign, and the implementation of a variety of evidence-based interventions at the city and county-level inclu... Show more
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Centers for Disease Control and Prevention 3/18/2010
GLENDALE ADVENTIST MEDICAL CENTER $180,933 ARRA - Prevention and Wellness--Communities Putting Prevention to Work Implement a coordinated community action plan comprised seven interventions, including multi-faceted public education campaign, and the implementation of a variety of evidence-based interventions at the city and county-level inclu... Show more
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Centers for Disease Control and Prevention 3/18/2010
ASIAN YOUTH CENTER $180,933 ARRA - Prevention and Wellness--Communities Putting Prevention to Work Implement a coordinated community action plan comprised seven interventions, including multi-faceted public education campaign, and the implementation of a variety of evidence-based interventions at the city and county-level inclu... Show more
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Centers for Disease Control and Prevention 3/18/2010
The Mww Group Inc $180,933 ARRA - Prevention and Wellness--Communities Putting Prevention to Work Implement a coordinated community action plan comprised seven interventions, including multi-faceted public education campaign, and the implementation of a variety of evidence-based interventions at the city and county-level inclu... Show more
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Centers for Disease Control and Prevention 3/18/2010
SPECIAL SERVICE FOR GROUPS, INC. $180,933 ARRA - Prevention and Wellness--Communities Putting Prevention to Work Implement a coordinated community action plan comprised seven interventions, including multi-faceted public education campaign, and the implementation of a variety of evidence-based interventions at the city and county-level inclu... Show more
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Centers for Disease Control and Prevention 3/18/2010
PEOPLE'S COMMUNITY ORGANIZATION FOR REFORM AND EMPOWERMENT $180,933 ARRA - Prevention and Wellness--Communities Putting Prevention to Work Implement a coordinated community action plan comprised seven interventions, including multi-faceted public education campaign, and the implementation of a variety of evidence-based interventions at the city and county-level inclu... Show more
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Centers for Disease Control and Prevention 3/18/2010
Girls Club of Los Angeles $180,933 ARRA - Prevention and Wellness--Communities Putting Prevention to Work Implement a coordinated community action plan comprised seven interventions, including multi-faceted public education campaign, and the implementation of a variety of evidence-based interventions at the city and county-level inclu... Show more
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Centers for Disease Control and Prevention 3/18/2010
COMMUNITY PARTNERS $180,933 ARRA - Prevention and Wellness--Communities Putting Prevention to Work Implement a coordinated community action plan comprised seven interventions, including multi-faceted public education campaign, and the implementation of a variety of evidence-based interventions at the city and county-level inclu... Show more
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Centers for Disease Control and Prevention 3/18/2010
WESTERN UNIVERSITY OF HEALTH SCIENCES $179,809 ARRA ? Equipment to Enhance Training for Health Professionals The goal is to purchase equipment that will enhance the public health workforce which is experiencing a severe shortage of community-based dentists. The focus will be on the acquisition of portable dental equipment that will enable dental ... Show more Health Resources and Services Administration 9/04/2010
UNIVERSITY OF CALIFORNIA, LOS ANGELES $179,804 Trans-NIH Recovery Act Research Support The Center for Health Improvement of Minority Elderly This purpose of this administrative supplement request from the Resource Centers for Minority Aging Research (RCMAR) National Coordinating Center at UCLA (CC) is to provide funding to minority scholar National Institutes of Health 9/24/2009
CALIFORNIA STATE UNIVERSITY AUXILIARY SERVICES, INC $179,539 Trans-NIH Recovery Act Research Support Specific Aims and Measurable Objectives: All science undergraduates are considered pre-MARC U*STAR Trainees. We intend to deepen the pool of freshman and sophomore students who attain honors level of academic achievement and thus are eligible to apply for National Institutes of Health 8/31/2009
UNIVERSITY OF SOUTHERN CALIFORNIA $179,231 Trans-NIH Recovery Act Research Support The capacity of lipid molecules in cell membranes to separate into multiple liquid phases, forming so- called lipid rafts, has in the past decade been identified as an important physiological process. Lipid rafts are a control element in the cell membrane National Institutes of Health 4/29/2009
UNIVERSITY OF CALIFORNIA, LOS ANGELES $178,343 Trans-NIH Recovery Act Research Support The overarching goal of this study is to test the role of pain, illicit drug use, and symptoms of depression and anxiety in the misuse of opioids and psychoactive medications within an existing cohort of men who have sex with men (MSM) participating in th
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National Institutes of Health 5/04/2009
LOS ANGELES, COUNTY OF $177,391 ARRA - Immunization Measuring the effectiveness of two doses of varicella vaccine in Los Angeles County. Grant application to ARRA Section 317 Immuinzation Program Strengthening the Evidence Base Measuring Effectiveness of Two Doses of Varicella Vaccine (U01) Measure the ef
This spending item is part of a $300,000 allocation. See details
Centers for Disease Control and Prevention 9/15/2009
UNIVERSITY OF SOUTHERN CALIFORNIA $177,284 Trans-NIH Recovery Act Research Support This application addresses broad Challenge Area 15: Translational Science and specific Challenge Topic 15-RR-101: Applied Translational Technology Development. It is evident that prior to dialysis access failure (thrombosis), access flow decreases for eve
This spending item is part of a $1,000,000 allocation. See details
National Institutes of Health 9/22/2009
UNIVERSITY OF SOUTHERN CALIFORNIA $176,222 Trans-NIH Recovery Act Research Support The broad objective of this project is to analyze at the molecular level the regulatory mechanisms of altered RNA splicing that are controlled by the formation of pathological MBNL1 mega-complexes in myotonic dystrophy 1 (DM1) patient cells. The genetic d National Institutes of Health 8/17/2009
CALIFORNIA STATE UNIVERSITY AUXILIARY SERVICES, INC $176,018 Trans-NIH Recovery Act Research Support Specific Aims and Objectives The specific aims of this administrative supplement are to improve the management and programmatic aspects of the Cal State LA RISE Program. Through these improvements we will increase the pace of research training progress. W National Institutes of Health 8/31/2009
CALIFORNIA INSTITUTE OF TECHNOLOGY $175,753 Trans-NIH Recovery Act Research Support AKTAxpress FPLC System for Protein Purification 1) Project Summary/Abstract Protein purification capabilities underlie structural biology, protein design, and all aspects of protein science. High-throughput automated protein purification can greatly enhan National Institutes of Health 5/06/2010
NATIONAL CHILDHOOD CANCER FOUNDATION $175,228 Trans-NIH Recovery Act Research Support This supplemental award provides support to Therapeutically Applicable Research to Generate Effective Treatments (TARGET) Supplements including: 1) High Risk Acute Lymphoblastic Leukemia (HR-ALL) - Our results establish that we can use comprehensive genom
This spending item is part of a $4,023,579 allocation. See details
National Institutes of Health 9/15/2009
RAND CORPORATION. THE $175,000 Trans-NIH Recovery Act Research Support DESCRIPTION (provided by applicant): This application is for a competing continuation of the currently funded project Internet Interviewing and the HRS. The current project is a joint collaboration between RAND and the University of Michigan. Its broad ob National Institutes of Health 9/14/2009
UNIVERSITY OF CALIFORNIA, LOS ANGELES $174,762 Trans-NIH Recovery Act Research Support Using Transport to Map the Brain A major challenge in understanding how the brain processes information is defining the circuitry that links neurons into a functional distributed parallel processing network. Intracellular transport is a normal biological
This spending item is part of a $1,478,291 allocation. See details
National Institutes of Health 9/30/2009
VITAL RESEARCH LLC $172,740 Trans-NIH Recovery Act Research Support DESCRIPTION 3 OVERALL PROGRAM CRITIQUE 3 PROGRAM LEADERSHIP 5 PROGRAM AS AN INTEGRATED EFFORT 5 PROJECT AND CORE SUMMARIES OF DISCUSSION 6 HUMAN SUBJECTS (Resume) 8 BUDGETARY OVERLAP 9 COLLABORATING INSTITUTIONS 9 INDIVIDUAL PROJECTS AND CORES 10 PROJECT
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National Institutes of Health 9/29/2009
UNIVERSITY OF SOUTHERN CALIFORNIA $172,692 Trans-NIH Recovery Act Research Support High blood pressure affects 50 million individuals in the United States and is a major risk factor for cardiovascular and chronic kidney disease. The body regulates blood pressure by adjusting how much salt is excreted by the kidney. The goal of this pro National Institutes of Health 8/01/2010
UNIVERSITY OF CALIFORNIA, LOS ANGELES $172,523 Trans-NIH Recovery Act Research Support A photobiological and functional genomics study to elucidate the functional interactions of different photoreceptor signaling pathways. How organisms respond to light and how photosensory receptors mediate light responses are some of the most basic questi National Institutes of Health 9/10/2010
UNIVERSITY OF CALIFORNIA, LOS ANGELES $172,523 Trans-NIH Recovery Act Research Support A photobiological and functional genomics study to elucidate the functional interactions of different photoreceptor signaling pathways. How organisms respond to light and how photosensory receptors mediate light responses are some of the most basic questi National Institutes of Health 9/30/2009
HOUSE EAR INSTITUTE INC $172,481 Trans-NIH Recovery Act Research Support This is an application for an administrative supplement in response to NOT-OD-09-056, title: Accelerating the Science, title code: ACC to the NIDCD. In this supplement, we aim to accelerate the parent grant through: 1) recruiting technical staff that cond National Institutes of Health 7/17/2009
UNIVERSITY OF CALIFORNIA, LOS ANGELES $170,909 Trans-NIH Recovery Act Research Support The specific aims of the parent grant are to study the role of STAT3, an intracellular signal transducer of the Jak-STAT family in regulating specific aspects of reactive astrogliosis after injury in the central nervous system. The purpose of the administ National Institutes of Health 8/14/2009
UNIVERSITY OF CALIFORNIA, LOS ANGELES $170,424 Trans-NIH Recovery Act Research Support This project will provide post-doctoral fellows and junior faculty from the health and empowerment sciences an intensive, interdisciplinary, hands-on, mentored research experience at the intersection of women's health and empowerment.
This spending item is part of a $415,565 allocation. See details
National Institutes of Health 9/26/2010
PACIFIC ASIAN CONSORTIUM IN EMPLOYMENT $170,114 ARRA - Head Start Purpose: The purpose of Los Angeles County Office of Education, Head Start-State Preschool Division?s (LACOE) Head Start Expansion application is to expand services to 503 additional children and families in six high need communities throughout Los Angele
This spending item is part of a $7,332,564 allocation. See details
Administration for Children and Families 9/29/2009
CEDARS-SINAI MEDICAL CENTER $170,000 Trans-NIH Recovery Act Research Support The robust regeneration potential of fetal tissue suggests that developmental biology may help guide strategies for tissue regeneration in adults. Decreases in regenerative capacity post-utero and with increasing age are likely due to multiple factors, ho
This spending item is part of a $1,274,015 allocation. See details
National Institutes of Health 9/09/2009
CHARLES DREW UNIVERSITY OF MEDICINE AND SCIENCE $169,968 Trans-NIH Recovery Act Research Support This supplement has assisted Charles Drew University of Medicine and Science (CDU) to expand the institution?s mission of developing future investigators from disadvantaged backgrounds and vulnerable populations through mentoring opportunities: (1) resear National Institutes of Health 7/10/2009
CHARLES DREW UNIVERSITY OF MEDICINE AND SCIENCE $169,968 Trans-NIH Recovery Act Research Support Through this Research Center for Minority Institutes (RCMI) Clinical Research Infrastructure Initiative (RCMI-CRC) supplement, Charles Drew University of Medicine and Science (CDU) will expand upon the CRC mission by developing future investigators from d National Institutes of Health 11/20/2009
CHILDREN'S HEALTH SYSTEMS, INC $169,828 ARRA - Immunization Childrens Health Systems Inc., the foundation established by leadership of the American Academy of Pediatrics- California, has been awarded ARRA funding to develop vaccine safety communication materials and curriculum for medical residents. Targeted train
This spending item is part of a $370,506 allocation. See details
Centers for Disease Control and Prevention 9/28/2009
EN POINTE GOV INC $169,158 IHS OIT Data Call 4 AK POR ALB Program Support Center 9/28/2010
UNIVERSITY OF CALIFORNIA, LOS ANGELES $167,823 Trans-NIH Recovery Act Research Support Investigation of Intracellular Metabolism through Extracellular Flux Analysis The application supports the purchase of a Seahorse XF24-3 Extracellular Flux Analyzer that will enable real-time high throughput measurement of intracellular metabolism, which National Institutes of Health 5/13/2010
UNIVERSITY OF CALIFORNIA, LOS ANGELES $167,674 Trans-NIH Recovery Act Research Support Mechanisms of GABA-A receptor plasticity in alcoholism Alcohol abuse represents a significant problem in our society. Chronic intermittent ethanol (CIE) treatment of rats (60 doses of intermittent intoxication and withdrawal), encompasses all of the major National Institutes of Health 8/18/2009
CALIFORNIA INSTITUTE OF TECHNOLOGY $166,871 Trans-NIH Recovery Act Research Support Our Center for the Structural Biology of Cellular Host Elements in Egress, Trafficking, and Assembly of HIV CHEETAH studies the structural biology of HIV/Host interactions involved in viral trafficking and assembly. Here, we request funds that will enabl
This spending item is part of a $467,025 allocation. See details
National Institutes of Health 9/25/2009
UNIVERSITY OF CALIFORNIA, LOS ANGELES $166,764 Trans-NIH Recovery Act Research Support Functional Roles of Coenzyme Q in Yeast and Human Cells Coenzyme Q (ubiquinone or Q) functions in cells as a redox-active coenzyme of mitochondrial and plasma membrane electron transport, as well as an essential lipid soluble antioxidant. Dietary suppleme National Institutes of Health 9/30/2009
UNIVERSITY OF SOUTHERN CALIFORNIA $166,567 Trans-NIH Recovery Act Research Support We are requesting the Change of Grantee Institute Change of the Recovery Administrative Supplement for R01GM067735. The supplement was awarded funds for two years, which we have established to hire a college graduate into an entry level research technic National Institutes of Health 7/01/2010
UNIVERSITY OF CALIFORNIA, LOS ANGELES $166,240 Trans-NIH Recovery Act Research Support Posterior polymorphous corneal dystrophy (PPCD, MIM #122000) is a dominantly inherited corneal endothelial dystrophy associated with a varied phenotype, ranging from symptomatic corneal endothelial changes to glaucoma and progressive corneal edema causing National Institutes of Health 9/30/2009
BECKMAN RESEARCH INSTITUTE OF THE CITY OF HOPE $166,000 Trans-NIH Recovery Act Research Support Acute lymphoblastic leukemia (ALL) is the most common childhood malignancy, with a five-year survival rate approaching 80%. We have shown highly significant differences in survival among ethnic and racial groups. The remission rates were comparable among National Institutes of Health 9/21/2009
BECKMAN RESEARCH INSTITUTE OF THE CITY OF HOPE $166,000 Trans-NIH Recovery Act Research Support Our data from the parent K99/R00 indicated that the TGF-β-induced TACE (TNF-α converting enzyme) activation/translocation plays a key role in the growth and invasiveness of HER2-overespressing breast cancer cells and mediates cell resistance to National Institutes of Health 9/29/2009
UNIVERSITY OF CALIFORNIA, LOS ANGELES $165,507 To design and test a method of intervention that has the capacity to promote engagement and adherence to treatment, foster recovery and reduce or prevent disability in patients experiencing a first episode of schizophrenia and related psychotic disorders.
This spending item is part of a $10,496,230 allocation. See details
National Institutes of Health 7/13/2009
MOUNTAIN VIEW ELEMENTARY SCHOOL DISTRICT $164,084 ARRA - Head Start The purpose of Los Angeles County Office of Education, Head Start-State Preschool DivisionG??s (LACOE) cost of living (COLA) and quality improvement (QI) funds for 2009-2010 is to provide enhanced support to our agencies. The basic cost of living (COLA) f
This spending item is part of a $12,386,126 allocation. See details
Administration for Children and Families 7/01/2009
UNIVERSITY OF CALIFORNIA, LOS ANGELES $164,026 Trans-NIH Recovery Act Research Support This proposed Patient-Reported Outcomes Measurement Information System (PROMIS) Statistical Center (PSC) will advise and educate members of the network on a range of qualitative research methods; develop and implement processes to ensure data quality; pro
This spending item is part of a $1,200,000 allocation. See details
National Institutes of Health 9/30/2009
CEDARS-SINAI MEDICAL CENTER $162,940 Trans-NIH Recovery Act Research Support DESCRIPTION (provided by applicant): Premature ovarian failure affects up to 1% of women by the age of 40. Although the etiology of premature ovarian failure remains largely unknown, a genetic basis has been determined for selective cases. Mutations in th National Institutes of Health 7/29/2010
UNIVERSITY OF SOUTHERN CALIFORNIA $162,804 Trans-NIH Recovery Act Research Support Testicular cancer is a disease of very young men. Until recently, it was the leading cancer among men aged 15-29, and it is now second only to the AIDS-related neoplasm, Kaposi's sarcoma. Although survival has improved, young men still die from this neopl National Institutes of Health 9/15/2009
UNIVERSITY OF SOUTHERN CALIFORNIA $162,773 Trans-NIH Recovery Act Research Support Occupational exposure to arylamines used in the manufacturing of industrial dyes was the first known cause of human bladder cancer. These carcinogenic arylamines, specifically, 4-aminobiphenyl (4-ABP), beta-naphthylamine, and benzidine, are also contained National Institutes of Health 9/15/2009
UNIVERSITY OF SOUTHERN CALIFORNIA $162,541 Trans-NIH Recovery Act Research Support Adjuvant chemotherapy and tamoxifen have been shown to reduce the risk of contralateral breast cancer (CBC) among women with a previous history of breast cancer. It is well recognized that not all individuals metabolize drugs with the same efficiency or e National Institutes of Health 6/01/2009
CEDARS-SINAI MEDICAL CENTER $162,500 Trans-NIH Recovery Act Research Support Degenerative disc disease and its associated chronic lower back pain is a major U.S. health problem with estimated costs of up to $50 billion yearly. Despite decades of research, a fundamental, multidisciplinary mechanistic understanding of disc degenerat National Institutes of Health 5/04/2009
UNIVERSITY OF SOUTHERN CALIFORNIA $162,000 Trans-NIH Recovery Act Research Support The Animal Core of the Southern California Research Center for ALPD and Cirrhosis is the most critical component of the center which catalyzes research on in vivo genetic analysis and synergism between alcohol and co-morbidities for the pathogenesis of al National Institutes of Health 7/09/2010
UNIVERSITY OF CALIFORNIA, LOS ANGELES $161,441 Trans-NIH Recovery Act Research Support Project 1: The development of new ideas and approaches to understanding the mechanisms of natural HIV-1 resistance. In collaboration with the University of Washington, we hypothesize that HIV-1 infection in high risk seronegatives (HRSN) is below the dete
This spending item is part of a $2,221,266 allocation. See details
National Institutes of Health 5/03/2010
UNIVERSITY OF CALIFORNIA, LOS ANGELES $160,424 Trans-NIH Recovery Act Research Support his is an administrative supplement to a funded project focused on accelerating the pace of genetic association studies of Gilles de la Tourette Syndrome (GTS) in population isolates. It is one of three linked applications (together with NS040024 and NS01
This spending item is part of a $250,088 allocation. See details
National Institutes of Health 9/28/2009
Pasadena Public Health Department $160,000 ARRA - Prevention and Wellness--Communities Putting Prevention to Work This proposal includes an integrated community action plan to implement policy, systems, and environmental changes that will contribute to the long range goals of improving nutrition, increasing physical activity, and decreasing o... Show more
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Centers for Disease Control and Prevention 3/18/2010
BECKMAN RESEARCH INSTITUTE OF THE CITY OF HOPE $159,895 Trans-NIH Recovery Act Research Support Almost without exception, patients with localized tumors have better prognoses than patients with metastatic disease. The long-range goal of our studies is to develop safe, effective, systemic treatments for metastatic solid tumors. The basis of the appro National Institutes of Health 8/31/2009
WESTERN UNIVERSITY OF HEALTH SCIENCES $158,842 ARRA - Nurse Faculty Loan Program The goal and objective for the use of these funds are to award our nursing students with low cost loans. In doing so, upon graduation our students will be able to practice in underserved areas as well as become faculty members. Health Resources and Services Administration 8/10/2009
UNIVERSITY OF CALIFORNIA, LOS ANGELES $158,740 Trans-NIH Recovery Act Research Support Supplement experiments are using conical electron tomography, density segmentation and quantitative statistical approaches to evaluate horizontal cell endings. There are two types of endings, axonal which end in rod spherules and dendritic which end in c National Institutes of Health 8/04/2009
NORTHEAST VALLEY HEALTH CORPORATION $158,263 ARRA - Immunization ARRA-317 Immunization and Vaccines for Children Grants. This award will support efforts to plan, develop, and maintain a public health infrastructure for low income children and adults vaccinated against vaccine-preventable diseases.
This spending item is part of a $10,069,863 allocation. See details
Centers for Disease Control and Prevention 9/15/2009
KAISER FOUNDATION HOSPITALS $157,967 Trans-NIH Recovery Act Research Support This project will develop a Mental Health Research Network (MHRN) including eight established public-domain research centers based in large, integrated not-for-profit health systems. Together, these health systems provide comprehensive health care to app
This spending item is part of a $1,499,873 allocation. See details
National Institutes of Health 7/09/2010
RAND CORPORATION. THE $157,539 Trans-NIH Recovery Act Research Support DESCRIPTION (provided by applicant): This project aims to build on the existing retirement literature within economics by using a unique combination of administrative data, quasi-experimental variation and structural estimation to analyze the labor supply National Institutes of Health 8/14/2009
UNIVERSITY OF SOUTHERN CALIFORNIA $157,125 Trans-NIH Recovery Act Research Support This proposal is based on the perceived need for the design and development of new biomaterials that will be utilized in repair and regeneration of tooth enamel. The major objective of our proposed study is to elucidate the molecular mechanisms involved i
This spending item is part of a $317,047 allocation. See details
National Institutes of Health 9/01/2009
Educational Partnering Group $156,913 Trans-NIH Recovery Act Research Support Adolescent Health Literacy: Improving Use of Preventive Health Services in order to to enhance adolescent health literacy, increasing teens 'capacity to access and use their insurance and the current health care system, so they can become empowered health
This spending item is part of a $1,306,662 allocation. See details
National Institutes of Health 9/17/2009
LOS ANGELES BIOMEDICAL RESEARCH INSTITUTE AT HARBOR-UCLA MEDICAL CENTER $156,429 ARRA - Immunization ARRA-317 Immunization and Vaccines for Children Grants. This award will support efforts to plan, develop, and maintain a public health infrastructure for low income children and adults vaccinated against vaccine-preventable diseases.
This spending item is part of a $10,069,863 allocation. See details
Centers for Disease Control and Prevention 9/15/2009
UNIVERSITY OF CALIFORNIA, LOS ANGELES $154,000 Trans-NIH Recovery Act Research Support Exposure to ultraviolet radiation (UVR) is one of the primary modifiable risk factors for development of melanoma with exposures occurring early in life believed to be most critical. The relationship between UVR exposure and family history has not been we National Institutes of Health 7/17/2009
UNIVERSITY OF CALIFORNIA, LOS ANGELES $154,000 Trans-NIH Recovery Act Research Support Title of parent grant: G?Sex chromosome effects on neural developmentG? The overall goal of the parent project is to determine the effects of sex chromosome complement on sex differences (1) in stress effects on the gastrointestinal system and (2) on noc National Institutes of Health 9/24/2009
UNIVERSITY OF CALIFORNIA, LOS ANGELES $154,000 Trans-NIH Recovery Act Research Support Lung cancer is the most common cause of cancer mortality in male and female patients in the US. The etiology of non-small cell lung cancer (NSCLC) is not fully defined, but new data suggest that estrogens as well as growth factors promote its progression.
This spending item is part of a $379,250 allocation. See details
National Institutes of Health 9/08/2009
HUNTINGTON MEDICAL RESEARCH INSTITUTES $153,535 Trans-NIH Recovery Act Research Support Multi-channel electrochemical measurement system. Multi-channel system to simultaneously obtain measurrements of cyclic voltametry and EIS (electical impedance spectroscopy) from multiple electrodes. Will cut data acquisition time to 1/10th of what it cu National Institutes of Health 3/25/2010
KECK GRADUATE INSTITUTE OF APPLIED LIFE SCIENCES $153,336 Software development to facilitate EXPAR assay design for pathogen detection: This project utilizes the isothermal Exponential Amplification Reaction (EXPAR) to enable rapid, simple, and inexpensive nucleic acid testing for identification of Herpes Simple National Institutes of Health 6/01/2010
KECK GRADUATE INSTITUTE OF APPLIED LIFE SCIENCES $153,336 Trans-NIH Recovery Act Research Support Software development to facilitate EXPAR assay design for pathogen detection: This project utilizes the isothermal Exponential Amplification Reaction (EXPAR) to enable rapid, simple, and inexpensive nucleic acid testing for identification of Herpes Simple National Institutes of Health 6/01/2010
UNIVERSITY OF CALIFORNIA, LOS ANGELES $153,193 Trans-NIH Recovery Act Research Support The experiments proposed in this application investigate the roles of dendritic spine growth and retraction in experience-dependent plasticity in the mouse visual cortex. Recent evidence indicate that dendritic spines are dynamic in the developing and adu National Institutes of Health 1/07/2010
UNIVERSITY OF CALIFORNIA, LOS ANGELES $153,090 Trans-NIH Recovery Act Research Support Cloning and Characterization of Zebrafish Endocrine Pancreas Genes Abstract: The long-term goal of this application is to develop strategies for cell based replacement therapy to treat diabetes by understanding the molecular mechanisms regulating cell s National Institutes of Health 9/15/2009
CEDARS-SINAI MEDICAL CENTER $151,979 Trans-NIH Recovery Act Research Support The study goal is to identify potential causes of insulin resistance in Polycystic Ovary Syndrome National Institutes of Health 1/08/2010
CALIFORNIA INSTITUTE OF TECHNOLOGY $151,875 Trans-NIH Recovery Act Research Support This application for supplemental funding to SpBase: A Sea Urchin Genome Datase, supports work that will extend and enhance the general aims of the parent project. Specifically, this proposal focuses on two aims: 1) To guide the accumulation of gene ex National Institutes of Health 9/16/2009
NATIONAL COALITION OF ETHNIC MINORITY NURSE ASSOCIATIONS, INC. $151,746 Trans-NIH Recovery Act Research Support Nurse Scientist Stimulation Program works to increase the number of ethnic minority nurse researchers (PhD) by addressig four specific aims: 1) creating a network of ethnic minority nurse researchers, 2) developing the mechanisms to support and engage eth National Institutes of Health 9/15/2009
CALIFORNIA STATE UNIVERSITY AUXILIARY SERVICES, INC $150,549 Trans-NIH Recovery Act Research Support Body weight supported treadmill (BWST) training has been used successfully to improve locomotor function in people following spinal cord injury and stroke. Sophisticated robotic gait training systems have been developed to facilitate BWST training, howeve National Institutes of Health 8/17/2009
UNIVERSITY OF CALIFORNIA, LOS ANGELES $150,286 Trans-NIH Recovery Act Research Support Patient recruitment and retention Patient recruitment and retention of study subjects has been excellent in this study. The COMET Network was able to screen 108 potential subjects. From these there were 12 screen fails, 3 subjects withdrew consent, two
This spending item is part of a $7,915,507 allocation. See details
National Institutes of Health 9/28/2009
THE CHILDRENS HOSPITAL LOS ANGELES $150,114 Trans-NIH Recovery Act Research Support What is the Problem: The United States has become largely dependent on a foreign workforce. By 2025, more than 50% of all American high school (HS) students will be the children of todayG??s American minoritiesG??of those, 75% will be Hispanic. Yet only 5 National Institutes of Health 7/16/2009
REDONDO OPTICS $149,959 Trans-NIH Recovery Act Research Support The Title of the project is Multiparameter Fiber Optic Breathing Sensor. The goal of this project is to develop a device to detect periodic breathing, or brief central or obstructive apnea, assocaited with hypoxemia for infants at risk of sudden infant d National Institutes of Health 9/18/2009
UNIVERSITY CORPORATION, THE $149,873 Trans-NIH Recovery Act Research Support The nanoscale reading of DNA sequences is envisioned to take place at a nanogap defined by a pair of nanoelectrode tips as a DNA molecule moves through the gate base by base. The rationale is that the four different nucleotide bases and their various sequ National Institutes of Health 9/30/2009
UNIVERSITY OF CALIFORNIA, LOS ANGELES $148,469 Trans-NIH Recovery Act Research Support METHYLATION AND RELATED ANOGENITAL HPV CANCERS. This grant funding will allow us to bridge valued colleagues in a way that can significantly accelerate our research activities and promote early dissemination of scientific findings from completed laborator National Institutes of Health 9/25/2009
UNIVERSITY OF CALIFORNIA, LOS ANGELES $147,001 Trans-NIH Recovery Act Research Support The project 'Valid Inference for Respondent Driven Sampling of Hidden Networked Populations' is to develop statistical methods for improving estimation in Respondent Driven Sampling (RDS) with a focus on developing tools and methods that will help, and be National Institutes of Health 8/18/2010
UNIVERSITY OF CALIFORNIA, LOS ANGELES $145,210 Trans-NIH Recovery Act Research Support One of the paradoxes of modern genetics is the contrast between the tremendous technological advances in sequencing and genotyping during the past decade and the slow progress in identifying genes for complex diseases. These diseases involve subtle disrup National Institutes of Health 12/18/2009
LOS ANGELES BIOMEDICAL RESEARCH INSTITUTE AT HARBOR-UCLA MEDICAL CENTER $144,800 Trans-NIH Recovery Act Research Support Obesity has emerged as a preeminent public health problem. In the United States, 66% of adults are overweight (BMI 25 to <30 kg/m2) and 33% are obese (BMI?30 kg/m2), representing a modern health crisis. Perhaps of even greater concern is the dramatic in National Institutes of Health 7/15/2009
CALIFORNIA STATE UNIVERSITY AUXILIARY SERVICES, INC $144,500 Trans-NIH Recovery Act Research Support The rapid and accurate diagnosis of bacterial pathogens causing diseases and infections has been a goal of clinicians and microbiologists since the discovery of microbes as disease-causing agents. Conventional methods of diagnosis rely upon physiological National Institutes of Health 5/29/2009
UNIVERSITY OF SOUTHERN CALIFORNIA $143,474 Trans-NIH Recovery Act Research Support PTEN is a tumor suppressor and the first phosphatase identified to be frequently mutated/deleted somatically in a variety of human cancers. Substantial evidence supports that loss of PTEN promotes the development of human cancer. PTEN normally serves to r National Institutes of Health 8/28/2009
CALIFORNIA STATE UNIVERSITY AUXILIARY SERVICES, INC $142,093 Trans-NIH Recovery Act Research Support The supplement enables the research team to deepen the analysis to include retention in Ph.D. programs and success in Ph.D. institutions. Proposed outcomes for the supplement: Collect follow-up career progress on 430 MORE funded students/alumni in 2004-20 National Institutes of Health 11/16/2009
AUTISM SPEAKS INC. $141,029 Trans-NIH Recovery Act Research Support This supplement (3RC1MH089707-01S1 - Linking Data Sources from the Autism Genetic Resource Exchange (AGRE) with NDAR) proposes to further enhance the breadth of data that will be made available to NDAR by facilitating the inclusion of clinical, genetic, a National Institutes of Health 5/22/2010
CHARLES DREW UNIVERSITY OF MEDICINE AND SCIENCE $140,998 Trans-NIH Recovery Act Research Support This project will utilize geographic analysis techniques to create measures that detect the influence of key aspects of the local social and built environmental on cardiovascular disease management at the individual level. The specific community character National Institutes of Health 7/17/2009
LOS ANGELES BIOMEDICAL RESEARCH INSTITUTE AT HARBOR-UCLA MEDICAL CENTER $140,920 Trans-NIH Recovery Act Research Support Candida albicans is an opportunistic fungal pathogen that is able to survive as a commensal organism in several anatomically distinct sites. In compromised hosts, the manifestations of invasive infection caused by C. albicans vary based upon the particula National Institutes of Health 7/15/2009
UNIVERSITY OF CALIFORNIA, LOS ANGELES $140,500 Trans-NIH Recovery Act Research Support To investigate the effect of IUGR with postnatal calorie modifications on male and female skeletal muscle a) transcriptional machinery involved in GLUT4 expression and b) function assessed by quantifying glucose utilization-in-vivo under basal and hyperin National Institutes of Health 7/27/2010
SANTA MONICA-MALIBU UNIFIED SCHOOL DISTRICT $140,157 ARRA - Head Start The purpose of Los Angeles County Office of Education, Head Start-State Preschool DivisionG??s (LACOE) cost of living (COLA) and quality improvement (QI) funds for 2009-2010 is to provide enhanced support to our agencies. The basic cost of living (COLA) f
This spending item is part of a $12,386,126 allocation. See details
Administration for Children and Families 7/01/2009
CHILDRENS INSTITUTE, INC. $139,750 ARRA - Head Start The purpose of Los Angeles County Office of Education, Head Start-State Preschool DivisionG??s (LACOE) cost of living (COLA) and quality improvement (QI) funds for 2009-2010 is to provide enhanced support to our agencies. The basic cost of living (COLA) f
This spending item is part of a $12,386,126 allocation. See details
Administration for Children and Families 7/01/2009
UNIVERSITY OF SOUTHERN CALIFORNIA $139,000 Trans-NIH Recovery Act Research Support Recent breakthroughs in the pharmaceutical treatment of viral sexually transmitted infections (STI's) have dramatically improved the health and well-being of the infected. However, the treatment of such incurable infectious diseases raises uniquely import
This spending item is part of a $984,908 allocation. See details
National Institutes of Health 9/22/2009
LANCASTER SCHOOL DISTRICT $138,919 ARRA - Head Start The purpose of Los Angeles County Office of Education, Head Start-State Preschool DivisionG??s (LACOE) cost of living (COLA) and quality improvement (QI) funds for 2009-2010 is to provide enhanced support to our agencies. The basic cost of living (COLA) f
This spending item is part of a $12,386,126 allocation. See details
Administration for Children and Families 7/01/2009
RAND CORPORATION, THE $138,714 Trans-NIH Recovery Act Research Support This project examines the effects of state child safety seat laws for children aged 4-9 on 1) children being restrained in child safety seats, and 2) child fatalities and injuries. We combine three publicly-available date sets to examine these issues at t
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National Institutes of Health 9/24/2009
CHARLES DREW UNIVERSITY OF MEDICINE AND SCIENCE $138,240 Trans-NIH Recovery Act Research Support Charles R. Drew University of Medicine and Science (Drew) proposes to continue and enhance its Drew National High School Student Summer Research Apprentice Program (NHSSSRAP). The main goal is to increase the number of underrepresented minority and disadv National Institutes of Health 7/14/2009
LOS ANGELES BIOMEDICAL RESEARCH INSTITUTE AT HARBOR-UCLA MEDICAL CENTER $137,950 Trans-NIH Recovery Act Research Support Intrauterine growth restricted newborns have an increased risk of adult obesity, hypertension and coronary heart disease. Obesity alone accounts for 65-78% of essential hypertension. Although the mechanisms underlying these associations are not fully unde National Institutes of Health 4/27/2009
LOS ANGELES BIOMEDICAL RESEARCH INSTITUTE AT HARBOR-UCLA MEDICAL CENTER $136,960 Trans-NIH Recovery Act Research Support Intrauterine growth restriction (IUGR) alters lung development, increasing the risk of respiratory compromise throughout postnatal life. Vertical integration of the cell-molecular mechanism(s) underlying this respiratory compromise offers a powerful funct National Institutes of Health 9/18/2009
HOUSE EAR INSTITUTE INC $136,425 Trans-NIH Recovery Act Research Support In this supplement, we aim to accelerate scientific progress and expand the service of the parent P-30 grant through design, construction, configuration and calibration of an apparatus for screening and evaluating hearing in small rodents. Expansion of En National Institutes of Health 7/17/2009
UNIVERSITY OF SOUTHERN CALIFORNIA $135,529 Trans-NIH Recovery Act Research Support Nuclear receptors (NRs) and other DNA-binding transcription factors regulate transcription of their target genes by recruiting coregulator proteins to the promoter of the target genes. Many coregulators can assist NRs as either coactivators or corepressor National Institutes of Health 2/05/2010
RAND CORPORATION, THE $134,857 Trans-NIH Recovery Act Research Support DESCRIPTION (provided by applicant): Recent years have seen prominent calls for quality improvement within the health-care sector. Nevertheless, the social value of quality turns on its benefits and costs. The purpose of this two-year research project is
This spending item is part of a $158,664 allocation. See details
National Institutes of Health 5/18/2009
UNIVERSITY MUSLIM MEDICAL ASSOCIATION, INC. $134,595 ARRA Health Center Integrated Services Development Initiative[g1] For more than 10 years, UMMA has served as a quality provider of low- and no-cost health care to some of the most medically indigent areas of South Los Angeles. Our community is designated as both a Medically Underserved Area and a Pr... Show more Health Resources and Services Administration 3/27/2009
UNIVERSITY OF CALIFORNIA, LOS ANGELES $133,672 Trans-NIH Recovery Act Research Support The goal of the parent R01 (NS41574) is to understand the mechanisms that lead to neuronal dysfunction in HuntingtonG??s disease (HD), an inherited, progressive neurological disorder characterized by abnormal dance-like movements (chorea), cognitive distu National Institutes of Health