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Clarke County, Ga., funds by Health and Human Services, Department of

Listing $32,949,105.89 in stimulus funds from Health and Human Services, Department of for Clarke

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
CLARKE COUNTY SCHOOL DISTRICT $3,324,122 ARRA - Early Head Start ARRA EARLY HEAD START EXPANSION: The Clarke County School District ARRA Early Head Start (EHS) expansion in Athens, GA increased enrollment of expectant women and children from birth to 3 who are underserved by adding 84 additional slots (32 center based; Administration for Children and Families 11/23/2009
UNIVERSITY OF GEORGIA RESEARCH FOUNDATION, INC. $1,782,148 Trans-NIH Recovery Act Research Support The goal of this proposal is to change this landscape in Trypanosoma cruzi drug development. We propose the development of a consortium of academic laboratories and pharmaceutical companies who will investigate a variety of independently identified drug
This spending item is part of a $2,216,397 allocation. See details
National Institutes of Health 9/25/2009
CLARKE COUNTY SCHOOL DISTRICT $1,375,754 ARRA - Head Start ARRA HEAD START EXPANSION: The Clarke County School District ARRA Head Start (HS) expansion in Athens, GA increased enrollment of three year old children who are underserved by adding 68 additional center based slots. The HS expansion includes (a) one cen Administration for Children and Families 9/17/2009
AREA COMMITTEE TO IMPROVE OPPORTUNITIES NOW, INC. $1,262,250 ARRA - Community Services Block Grant ARRA Supplemental Funding for the Community Services Block Grant (CSBG) Program: The CSBG ARRA grant was primarily used to prevent homelessness and provide employment and employment supports.
This spending item is part of a $26,896,180 allocation. See details
Administration for Children and Families 4/10/2009
UNIVERSITY OF GEORGIA RESEARCH FOUNDATION, INC. $1,170,003 Trans-NIH Recovery Act Research Support Carbohydrate structures attached to glycoproteins, glycolipids, and proteoglycans play numerous roles in biological recognition events in animal systems. A full understanding of the biochemistry of mammalian glycosylation enzymes, including their use in c
This spending item is part of a $1,944,069 allocation. See details
National Institutes of Health 9/24/2009
UNIVERSITY OF GEORGIA RESEARCH FOUNDATION, INC. $1,143,118 Trans-NIH Recovery Act Research Support SUPPLEMENTAL VITAMIN D AND FUNCTIONAL OUTCOMES IN EARLY ADOLESCENCE: Vitamin D intakes in children do not meet current US Dietary Reference Intake (DRI) recommendations and emerging evidence suggest that a significant number of children, particularly thos
This spending item is part of a $2,220,326 allocation. See details
National Institutes of Health 8/15/2009
UNIVERSITY OF GEORGIA RESEARCH FOUNDATION, INC. $1,134,783 Trans-NIH Recovery Act Research Support The long-term objective of this Program Project is to perform a systematic analysis of the cellular and molecular mechanisms regulating thymic epithelial cell (TEC) homeostasis and the role of TECs in the involution of the adult thymus. The thymus is the
This spending item is part of a $1,995,177 allocation. See details
National Institutes of Health 8/13/2009
AREA COMMITTEE TO IMPROVE OPPORTUNITIES NOW, INC. $920,191 ARRA Strengthening Communities Fund ARRA Strengthening Community Funds Nonprofits Capacity Building Program This award is made to organizations with experience in capacity building and requires that they act as a lead organization for the project in a geographic service area which is at or
This spending item is part of a $1,000,000 allocation. See details
Administration for Children and Families 9/15/2009
UNIVERSITY OF GEORGIA RESEARCH FOUNDATION, INC. $884,592 Trans-NIH Recovery Act Research Support The objective of this study is to examine a model of health literacy coaching wherein Meals on Wheels (MOW) volunteers work with older adults to enhance patient communication skills. While considerable progress marks the studying of written health litera
This spending item is part of a $970,039 allocation. See details
National Institutes of Health 9/04/2009
UNIVERSITY OF GEORGIA RESEARCH FOUNDATION, INC. $748,268 Trans-NIH Recovery Act Research Support We will investigate the roles of co-stimulatory molecules and soluble mediators in LNFPIII induced immune suppression. We will perform studies to determine how the immunomodulatory glycan LNFPIII activates antigen presenting cells, focusing on binding to National Institutes of Health 7/22/2009
UNIVERSITY OF GEORGIA RESEARCH FOUNDATION, INC. $743,208 Trans-NIH Recovery Act Research Support The worldwide AIDS epidemic is most devastating in developing countries where more than 40 million people are infected. In addition, to the risk of HIV-1, the majority of inhabitants in developing countries are also infected with immune suppressive helmi National Institutes of Health 6/18/2009
UNIVERSITY OF GEORGIA RESEARCH FOUNDATION, INC. $734,255 Trans-NIH Recovery Act Research Support This grant provides RO1 level funding for studies on the mechanism and function of alternative mRNA editing in African trypanosomes. RNA editing in trypanosomes is a remarkable post-transcriptional process that results in the formation of mitochondrial m National Institutes of Health 7/23/2009
UNIVERSITY OF GEORGIA RESEARCH FOUNDATION, INC. $684,300 Trans-NIH Recovery Act Research Support Award Description Metal centers are essential and abundant cofactors in fundamental life processes such as respiration, photosynthesis, and carbon, hydrogen, nitrogen and sulfur metabolism and the number and diversity of metalloproteins and the biological National Institutes of Health 9/30/2009
UNIVERSITY OF GEORGIA RESEARCH FOUNDATION, INC. $677,925 Trans-NIH Recovery Act Research Support Excessive exposure to manganese results in basal ganglia pathology and enhanced production of inflammatory mediators (cytokines, nitric oxide, prostaglandins) by activated glia in vitro. At present, there are no in vivo studies describing the nature of National Institutes of Health 9/03/2009
UNIVERSITY OF GEORGIA RESEARCH FOUNDATION, INC. $608,679 Trans-NIH Recovery Act Research Support The degradation of proteins within cells controls multiple cellular processes. Protein degradation is used to control the division of cells, and defects in degrading cell cycle regulatory proteins can lead to cancer. Many cellular proteins are degraded National Institutes of Health 5/21/2009
UNIVERSITY OF GEORGIA RESEARCH FOUNDATION, INC. $566,850 Trans-NIH Recovery Act Research Support Public Health Relevance: Chagas disease (American trypanosomiasis) is the highest impact infectious disease in Latin America and is a growing threat in the United States. The goal of this project is to develop and field test a serodiagnostic test to detec
This spending item is part of a $782,492 allocation. See details
National Institutes of Health 8/02/2010
UNIVERSITY OF GEORGIA RESEARCH FOUNDATION, INC. $510,622 Trans-NIH Recovery Act Research Support Carbohydrates can be used as vaccines if they are covalently conjugated to a carrier protein. However, some carbohydrate antigens remain poor immunogens even when coupled to a protein. To overcome this weakness, chemical alteration of the native carbohydr National Institutes of Health 9/16/2009
UNIVERSITY OF GEORGIA RESEARCH FOUNDATION, INC. $500,000 Trans-NIH Recovery Act Research Support This application covers the acquisition of a quadrupole time-of-flight (Q-TOF) ion mobility hybrid mass spectrometer. This instrument will be added to an existing core facility in the University of Georgia, College of Pharmacy and be directly involved in National Institutes of Health 4/28/2009
UNIVERSITY OF GEORGIA RESEARCH FOUNDATION, INC. $500,000 Trans-NIH Recovery Act Research Support This is an instrumentation grant that will provide new research capabilities to a group of 20 investigators spread across the UGA campus. The instrumentation allows the collection of magnetic resonance images, as well as spectral data, on small animals ( National Institutes of Health 4/28/2009
UNIVERSITY OF GEORGIA RESEARCH FOUNDATION, INC. $496,068 Trans-NIH Recovery Act Research Support The present application An Animal Model of Therapeutic Self-Medication for Neuropathic Pain addresses the broad Challenge Area (15) Translational Science and specific Challenge Topic, 15-DA-112: New Models and Measures in Preclinical Chronic Pain Research National Institutes of Health 9/25/2009
UNIVERSITY OF GEORGIA RESEARCH FOUNDATION, INC. $471,671 Trans-NIH Recovery Act Research Support Heterochromatin formation is essential for chromosome segregation, epigenetic silencing and X chromosome inactivation. In spite of their biological significance, the mechanisms involved in the establishment of heterochromatin domains during oogenesis are National Institutes of Health 9/01/2010
UNIVERSITY OF GEORGIA RESEARCH FOUNDATION, INC. $444,939 Trans-NIH Recovery Act Research Support The interplay of biology and behavior, and interactions between specific serovars, reservoir hosts, humans and the physical environment contributes to the transmission of Salmonella from non-food sources. The overall objective of this application is to es National Institutes of Health 9/07/2010
UNIVERSITY OF GEORGIA RESEARCH FOUNDATION, INC. $408,375 Trans-NIH Recovery Act Research Support Toxoplasma gondii is a pathogenic protozoan parasite infecting a wide range of vertebrate hosts including humans. In immunocompetent individuals, infection is largely asymptomatic and is controlled by the host's immune response. However, T. gondii has als National Institutes of Health 7/23/2009
UNIVERSITY OF GEORGIA RESEARCH FOUNDATION, INC. $408,271 Trans-NIH Recovery Act Research Support This project is designed to further our knowledge of the use of molecular hydrogen by the enteric pathogen Salmonella typhimurium. Molecular hydrogen is produced within the host animal, and some pathogens such as Salmonella capitalize on its availability National Institutes of Health 5/29/2009
UNIVERSITY OF GEORGIA RESEARCH FOUNDATION, INC. $408,271 Trans-NIH Recovery Act Research Support Immunological memory at the mucosa must be carefully balanced to ensure long-term protection from re-current infection without excessive immune activation which could lead to chronic inflammation and disease. The intestinal mucosa is a unique niche where National Institutes of Health 7/22/2009
UNIVERSITY OF GEORGIA RESEARCH FOUNDATION, INC. $408,271 Trans-NIH Recovery Act Research Support Phospholipase A2 (PLA2) are esterases that cleave glycerophospholipids, such as phosphatidylcholine, at the sn-2 ester bond, resulting in the release of a fatty acid and a lysophospholipid. Recent studies demonstrate that PLA2 expression and activity is i National Institutes of Health 4/30/2009
UNIVERSITY OF GEORGIA RESEARCH FOUNDATION, INC. $408,251 Trans-NIH Recovery Act Research Support The bacterium Bacillus anthracis causes anthrax in humans; as a bioterrorism agent the bacteria are a threat to public health. Our laboratory has recently reported a cell wall polysaccharide of a B. anthracis (termed HF-PS) with a structure specific to th National Institutes of Health 6/04/2009
UNIVERSITY OF GEORGIA RESEARCH FOUNDATION, INC. $408,167 Trans-NIH Recovery Act Research Support This project is designed to study DNA recombinational repair pathways in the human gastric pathogen Helicobacter pylori that contribute to the bacterial survival and genetic diversity. Gene-targeted mutant strains defective in DNA recombinational repair National Institutes of Health 5/21/2009
UNIVERSITY OF GEORGIA RESEARCH FOUNDATION, INC. $407,405 Trans-NIH Recovery Act Research Support Protein kinases are important regulators of cell proliferation, migration, and differentiation. Cancer cells of many types over-express protein kinases. Drugs that inhibit specific protein kinases are now used to treat some human cancers. Anti-parasite dr National Institutes of Health 7/22/2009
UNIVERSITY OF GEORGIA RESEARCH FOUNDATION, INC. $406,414 Trans-NIH Recovery Act Research Support The impact that drug addictions have on health disparities impacting at-risk African Americans who reside in the rural South are grossly understudied. While there is strong evidence linking drug use and abuse to violent behaviors, injuries, mental health,
This spending item is part of a $471,683 allocation. See details
National Institutes of Health 8/31/2009
UNIVERSITY OF GEORGIA RESEARCH FOUNDATION, INC. $402,808 Trans-NIH Recovery Act Research Support Endocytosis and cell signaling are important for viability of eukaryotes. In Trypanosoma brucei, little is known about cell signaling because the major receptors studied in model eukaryotes are unrecognizable in the parasite genome. T. brucei has a glycos National Institutes of Health 5/21/2009
UNIVERSITY OF GEORGIA RESEARCH FOUNDATION, INC. $402,808 Trans-NIH Recovery Act Research Support Endocytosis and cell signaling are important for viability of eukaryotes. In Trypanosoma brucei, little is known about cell signaling because the major receptors studied in model eukaryotes are unrecognizable in the parasite genome. T. brucei has a glycos National Institutes of Health 5/21/2009
UNIVERSITY OF GEORGIA RESEARCH FOUNDATION, INC. $397,070 Trans-NIH Recovery Act Research Support Shotgun Glycomics: Linking Glycan Structure and Function, 3R01GM085448-1 Shotgun Glycomics is a nanoscale approach that uses new bifunctional chemical derivatization to: 1) fluorescently tag all free glycans released from cell or tissue glycoconjugates; 2
This spending item is part of a $410,820 allocation. See details
National Institutes of Health 8/14/2009
UNIVERSITY OF GEORGIA RESEARCH FOUNDATION, INC. $371,250 Trans-NIH Recovery Act Research Support Chemoresistance is a major problem in epithelial ovarian carcinoma that must be addressed to achieve a cure for this disease. In ovarian cancer, LPA is a growth factor found in patient ascites fluid that enhances tumor progression by promoting oncogenic g National Institutes of Health 6/17/2010
UNIVERSITY OF GEORGIA RESEARCH FOUNDATION, INC. $371,250 Trans-NIH Recovery Act Research Support Uterine receptivity is an ovarian hormone controlled transient state in which the uterus can accept an embryo to implant. Transformations in luminal endometrial epithelium (LE) mi- croenvironment are associated with the establishment of uterine receptivit National Institutes of Health 9/02/2010
UNIVERSITY OF GEORGIA RESEARCH FOUNDATION, INC. $371,250 Trans-NIH Recovery Act Research Support The relevance of this research is for providing guiding information and principles concerning the understanding of both the normal processes and the drug-induced changes involved in the long-term consequences of drug exposure in the neural circuitry of th National Institutes of Health 7/16/2009
UNIVERSITY OF GEORGIA RESEARCH FOUNDATION, INC. $347,946 Trans-NIH Recovery Act Research Support This proposal requests funds to purchase a new CyAn ADP 9 color Flow Cytometry Analyzer for the Center for Tropical and Emerging Global Disease/University of Georgia Flow Cytometry Core Facility. Although housed within and operated and maintained by the U National Institutes of Health 2/15/2010
UNIVERSITY OF GEORGIA RESEARCH FOUNDATION, INC. $345,363 Trans-NIH Recovery Act Research Support ARRA supplement for 5 PO1 GM085354-0 Pluripotent cells have a characteristic cell cycle structure comprising of a relatively short G1 phase (White and Dalton 2005. Stem Cell Reviews 1,131-138). This is underpinned by an unusual mode of molecular regulatio
This spending item is part of a $596,777 allocation. See details
National Institutes of Health 9/30/2009
UNIVERSITY OF GEORGIA RESEARCH FOUNDATION, INC. $325,180 Trans-NIH Recovery Act Research Support Natural Experiments and RCT Generalizability: The Women's Health Initiative Principal Investigator: Vogt, William B This application addresses Broad Challenge Area (07) Enhancing Clinical Trials and specific challenge topic 07-AG-103 Development of method
This spending item is part of a $497,658 allocation. See details
National Institutes of Health 9/14/2010
UNIVERSITY OF GEORGIA RESEARCH FOUNDATION, INC. $313,745 Trans-NIH Recovery Act Research Support The thymus is the primary lymphoid organ responsible for the production of T cells, and its function is required for the generation of cellular immunity in vertebrates. The stromal cell types in the thymus form a complex meshwork of microenvironments thro National Institutes of Health 9/01/2009
UNIVERSITY OF GEORGIA RESEARCH FOUNDATION, INC. $307,166 Trans-NIH Recovery Act Research Support This supplement is focused on defining the molecular specificity of a monoclonal antibody, MAb109. This antibody shows specificity toward pancreatic cancer and other epithelial cancer cells and binds to an N-linked glycan. National Institutes of Health 9/04/2009
UNIVERSITY OF GEORGIA RESEARCH FOUNDATION, INC. $296,866 Trans-NIH Recovery Act Research Support The original P41 established the NCRR Integrated Technology Resource for Biomedical Glycomics at the University of Georgia to develop and implement new technologies to investigate the glycome of cells and exploit the use of these technologies to develop e National Institutes of Health 8/14/2009
UNIVERSITY OF GEORGIA RESEARCH FOUNDATION, INC. $287,414 Trans-NIH Recovery Act Research Support This proposal outlines a comprehensive plan to genetically dissect the fatty acid metabolism of the human pathogen Toxoplasma gondii. T. gondii infection is widespread in the U.S. (22% of the population is chronically infected) and while usually benign ca National Institutes of Health 7/17/2009
UNIVERSITY OF GEORGIA RESEARCH FOUNDATION, INC. $284,128 Trans-NIH Recovery Act Research Support Compelling new evidence indicates that a small RNA-mediated gene silencing pathway protects archaea and bacteria against viruses and other mobile genetic elements. This defense system, known as the CRISPR-Cas system or prokaryotic RNA interference (pRNAi National Institutes of Health 8/13/2009
UNIVERSITY OF GEORGIA RESEARCH FOUNDATION, INC. $243,513 Trans-NIH Recovery Act Research Support This Supplement Proposal is aimed to enhance the research outcome of the parent award entitled Smad2 and smooth muscle cell differentiation from neural crest cells. Abnormality of vascular smooth muscle cell (VSMC) differentiation contributes to a number National Institutes of Health 7/16/2009
UNIVERSITY OF GEORGIA RESEARCH FOUNDATION, INC. $232,675 Trans-NIH Recovery Act Research Support For two years, four investigators will each hire a new full-time employee to identify and validate a novel therapeutic strategy for a group of rare inherited metabolic disorders, the Congenital Disorders of Glycosylation-Type I (CDG-I). These disorders re
This spending item is part of a $999,141 allocation. See details
National Institutes of Health 9/28/2009
UNIVERSITY OF GEORGIA RESEARCH FOUNDATION, INC. $222,750 Trans-NIH Recovery Act Research Support Chagas disease, caused by Trypanosoma cruzi, causes nearly 50,000 deaths a year in Latin America and is a concern in the United States (US) because of the high prevalence of T. cruzi in wildlife, presence of competent reduviid vectors, high numbers of inf National Institutes of Health 9/21/2009
ATHENS INTERNAL MEDICINE & NEPHROLOGY ASSOCIATES PC $179,265 ARRA - Systolic Blood Pressure Intervention Trial (SPRINT) - Senior
This spending item is part of a $2,708,560 allocation. See details
National Institutes of Health 9/24/2010
UNIVERSITY OF GEORGIA RESEARCH FOUNDATION, INC. $175,230 Trans-NIH Recovery Act Research Support The goals of the proposed work are to obtain data that will allow descriptions at the molecular level of how the terminal heme synthetic pathway enzymes function in higher animals, with particular emphasis on identifying previously undefined protein-prote National Institutes of Health 9/30/2010
UNIVERSITY OF GEORGIA RESEARCH FOUNDATION, INC. $166,813 Trans-NIH Recovery Act Research Support Cancer arises from the uncontrolled proliferation of cells. Cell cycle regulatory proteins control the extent of cell proliferation. CUL2-based protein complexes degrade cell cycle regulators. Inactivation of particular CUL2 complex components is assoc National Institutes of Health 8/31/2009
UNIVERSITY OF GEORGIA RESEARCH FOUNDATION, INC. $165,457 Trans-NIH Recovery Act Research Support This study will determine whether exercise training influences cognition in overweight children when compared to an attention control condition. This area of research is particularly important due to the increasing rate of overweight and its sequelae amon
This spending item is part of a $235,193 allocation. See details
National Institutes of Health 9/24/2010
UNIVERSITY OF GEORGIA RESEARCH FOUNDATION, INC. $164,429 Trans-NIH Recovery Act Research Support This ARRA award is an administrative supplement to the parent grant NIH R01GM072080-03 to provide bridge support for the parent project that is in No Cost Extension. The ARRA supplement is to achieve the research goal of applying methods developed in the National Institutes of Health 9/30/2009
UNIVERSITY OF GEORGIA RESEARCH FOUNDATION, INC. $159,624 Trans-NIH Recovery Act Research Support The health of pregnant women and their unborn children is jeopardized by malarial infection in many regions of the world. When pregnant women contract malaria, maternal anemia, preterm labor, and low birth weight babies, or, in severe cases found in low e National Institutes of Health 7/10/2010
UNIVERSITY OF GEORGIA RESEARCH FOUNDATION, INC. $159,234 Trans-NIH Recovery Act Research Support To date, only partial understanding of the formation of medicinal alkaloids at the enzyme and gene levels has been attained. In addition, the evolutionary origins of these biosynthetic pathways remain unsolved. The explosive increase in understanding of b
This spending item is part of a $602,266 allocation. See details
National Institutes of Health 7/16/2009
UNIVERSITY OF GEORGIA RESEARCH FOUNDATION, INC. $151,510 Trans-NIH Recovery Act Research Support The overall aim of the project is to device strategies to overcome the poor immunity of tumor associated carbohydrate and glycopeptide antigens by employing three-component vaccine candidates composed of a tumor-associated carbohydrate-antigen such as MUC National Institutes of Health 8/31/2009
UNIVERSITY OF GEORGIA RESEARCH FOUNDATION, INC. $148,416 Trans-NIH Recovery Act Research Support This grant provides RO3 level funding to develop mitochondrial transfection of African trypanosomes. Humans exhibit an innate immunity to the mammalian parasite Trypanosoma brucei brucei. Trypanosoma brucei is the causative agent of African human sleeping National Institutes of Health 5/21/2009
UNIVERSITY OF GEORGIA RESEARCH FOUNDATION, INC. $127,606 Trans-NIH Recovery Act Research Support The AsiA protein, a novel transcriptional regulator and product of the T4-bacteriophage asiA gene, is lethal to bacterial cells. The natural antibiotic tendencies of this protein, combined with the fact that it interacts with highly conserved elements of National Institutes of Health 12/31/2009
UNIVERSITY OF GEORGIA RESEARCH FOUNDATION, INC. $120,000 Trans-NIH Recovery Act Research Support Rhizobium-legume symbioses involve processes that are fundamental to all bacterial-host interactions. These include (a.) prokaryotic-eukaryotic recognition, (b.) interaction with the host defense mechanism, and (c.) bacterial and host differentiation proc National Institutes of Health 1/22/2010
UNIVERSITY OF GEORGIA RESEARCH FOUNDATION, INC. $120,000 Trans-NIH Recovery Act Research Support Rhizobium-legume symbioses involve processes that are fundamental to all bacterial-host interactions. These include (a.) prokaryotic-eukaryotic recognition, (b.) interaction with the host defense mechanism, and (c.) bacterial and host differentiation proc National Institutes of Health 1/22/2010
AGRICULTURAL RESEARCH SERVICE $104,700 Trans-NIH Recovery Act Research Support DESCRIPTION: Fumonisin (FB1) is a mycotoxin produced by a common fungal contaminant of corn (maize) . An association has recently been observed between ingestion of FB1-contaminated maize during early pregnancy and increased risk for having a child with a
This spending item is part of a $2,715,666 allocation. See details
National Institutes of Health 9/24/2010
NORTHEAST GEORGIA REGIONAL DEVELOPMENT CENTER INC $104,318 ARRA - Communities Putting Prevention to Work: Chronic Disease Self-Manage In collaboration with the Recovery Act-funded Communities Putting Prevention to Work (CPPW) program, this funding will support the deployment of evidence-based chronic disease self-management programs that empower older people... Show more
This spending item is part of a $905,164 allocation. See details
Administration on Aging 3/31/2010
UNIVERSITY OF GEORGIA RESEARCH FOUNDATION, INC. $103,248 Trans-NIH Recovery Act Research Support The long range goal of this project remains to understand that role the polyadenylation plays in post-transcriptional regulation in prokaryotes. Although long considered to be a feature unique to eukaryotes, over the past 10 years it has been shown that National Institutes of Health 9/18/2009
UNIVERSITY OF GEORGIA RESEARCH FOUNDATION, INC. $102,208 Trans-NIH Recovery Act Research Support This grant provides postdoctoral level funding for studies on the mechanism innate immunity to African trypanosomes. Humans exhibit an innate immunity to the mammalian parasite Trypanosoma brucei brucei. Immunity to T. b. brucei is provided by a subclass National Institutes of Health 7/23/2009
UNIVERSITY OF GEORGIA RESEARCH FOUNDATION, INC. $102,208 Trans-NIH Recovery Act Research Support This grant provides postdoctoral level funding for studies on the mechanism innate immunity to African trypanosomes. Humans exhibit an innate immunity to the mammalian parasite Trypanosoma brucei brucei. Immunity to T. b. brucei is provided by a subclass National Institutes of Health 7/23/2009
CLARKE COUNTY SCHOOL DISTRICT $100,614 ARRA - Head Start ARRA COLA and Quality Improvement Funding Increase: The Clarke County School District Early Head Start (EHS) and Head Start (HS) program in Athens, GA serves 164 children birth through age four and expectant women (32 center based EHS children; 74 center Administration for Children and Families 7/10/2009
UNIVERSITY OF GEORGIA RESEARCH FOUNDATION, INC. $100,000 Trans-NIH Recovery Act Research Support The overall goals of the proposed work are to obtain data that will allow descriptions at the molecular level how the terminal two heme synthetic pathway enzymes, protoporphyrinogen oxidase (PRO) and ferrochelatase function. The goals of the current propo National Institutes of Health 11/18/2009
Georgia Dept of Public Health $99,180 ARRA - Immunization Georgia Immunization Program used ARRA funding to increase vaccine availability and services to adults and adolescents and increase the capacity of for data collection for Public Health Immunization data systems. The Georgia WIC program serves approximat
This spending item is part of a $309,016 allocation. See details
Centers for Disease Control and Prevention 12/12/2011
NORTHEAST GEORGIA REGIONAL DEVELOPMENT CENTER INC $97,209 Aging Congregate Nutrition Services for States ARRA provided funding for Congregate Nutrition Services. Established in 1972 under the Older Americans Act, the program provides meals to older Americans in congregate facilities such as senior centers, adult day centers, and faith-based settings.
This spending item is part of a $1,625,678 allocation. See details
Administration on Aging 3/18/2009
UNIVERSITY OF GEORGIA RESEARCH FOUNDATION, INC. $69,795 Trans-NIH Recovery Act Research Support The long term goal of this research is to identify virulence factors that may be targeted for the design of effective vaccines and therapeutics for Neisseria gonorrhoeae (GC), which causes gonorrhoeae and pelvic inflammatory disease, and Neisseria meningi National Institutes of Health 9/11/2009
UNIVERSITY OF GEORGIA RESEARCH FOUNDATION, INC. $66,954 Trans-NIH Recovery Act Research Support DESCRIPTION (provided by applicant): Plants have ancient classes of reproductive and vegetative actin genes with distinct expression patterns. During the last grant period we have examined the hypothesis that these ancient actin genes were preserved throu National Institutes of Health 9/30/2009
UNIVERSITY OF GEORGIA RESEARCH FOUNDATION, INC. $62,865 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 GEORGIA RESEARCH FOUNDATION, INC. $50,000 Trans-NIH Recovery Act Research Support The recent research from this laboratory provides direct evidencethat Drosophila is a suitable genetic model for studying molecular, cellular and neural basis of feeding behavioral control and eating disorders. We have shown that Drosophila neuropeptide F National Institutes of Health 3/22/2010
UNIVERSITY OF GEORGIA RESEARCH FOUNDATION, INC. $50,000 Trans-NIH Recovery Act Research Support The recent research from this laboratory provides direct evidencethat Drosophila is a suitable genetic model for studying molecular, cellular and neural basis of feeding behavioral control and eating disorders. We have shown that Drosophila neuropeptide F National Institutes of Health 3/22/2010
UNIVERSITY OF GEORGIA RESEARCH FOUNDATION, INC. $50,000 Trans-NIH Recovery Act Research Support The recent research from this laboratory provides direct evidencethat Drosophila is a suitable genetic model for studying molecular, cellular and neural basis of feeding behavioral control and eating disorders. We have shown that Drosophila neuropeptide F National Institutes of Health 3/22/2010
NORTHEAST GEORGIA REGIONAL DEVELOPMENT CENTER INC $47,857 Aging Home-Delivered Nutrition Services for States ARRA provided funding for Home-Delivered Nutrition Services. Established in 1978 under the Older Americans Act, the program provides meals to seniors who are homebound.
This spending item is part of a $800,334 allocation. See details
Administration on Aging 3/18/2009
UNIVERSITY OF GEORGIA RESEARCH FOUNDATION, INC. $46,472 Trans-NIH Recovery Act Research Support This is an administrative supplement to NIAAA grant 7K23AA016936-02 (Principal Investigator: James MacKillop, PhD; Sponsor: Paul Roman, PhD), which is a career development award for Dr. James MacKillop to develop expertise using behavioral economics to i National Institutes of Health 7/13/2009
UNIVERSITY OF GEORGIA RESEARCH FOUNDATION, INC. $44,788 Trans-NIH Recovery Act Research Support We propose to utilize the requested resources to support additional personnel to perform supplementary research to confirm and expand upon the scientific discoveries expected in the parent grant. The primary goal of this supplement to K01 AG030506 is to
This spending item is part of a $66,179 allocation. See details
National Institutes of Health 9/11/2009
HANKINSON CONSULTING, INC. $40,895 Lung Health Study in the Agriculture Health Study. SSS will provide support for conducting a case-cohort study of approximately 1338 currently symptomatic asthmatic cases (prevalent and incident cases) and 1508 randomly selected cohort members as controls
This spending item is part of a $7,600,000 allocation. See details
National Institutes of Health 3/24/2010
UNIVERSITY OF GEORGIA RESEARCH FOUNDATION, INC. $37,125 Trans-NIH Recovery Act Research Support DESCRIPTION (provided by applicant): Almost all cell surface and secreted proteins are modified by covalently-linked carbohydrate moieties and the glycan structures on these so-called glycoproteins have been implicated as essential mediators in processes National Institutes of Health 4/23/2010
UNIVERSITY OF GEORGIA RESEARCH FOUNDATION, INC. $34,452 Trans-NIH Recovery Act Research Support This proposal describes the research and training opportunities for two undergraduate students working for 12 weeks in the summers of 2009 and 2010 on RNA editing in African trypanosomes. The parent grant AI021401-24 addresses the mechanism and function o National Institutes of Health 8/20/2009
UNIVERSITY OF GEORGIA RESEARCH FOUNDATION, INC. $31,860 Trans-NIH Recovery Act Research Support The thymus is the primary lymphoid organ responsible for the production of T cells, and its function is required for the generation of cellular immunity in vertebrates. The stromal cell types in the thymus form a complex meshwork of microenvironments thro National Institutes of Health 6/04/2009
Athens Area Homeless Shelter Inc $26,719 ARRA Strengthening Communities Fund ARRA Strengthening Community Funds Nonprofits Capacity Building Program This award is made to organizations with experience in capacity building and requires that they act as a lead organization for the project in a geographic service area which is at or
This spending item is part of a $1,000,000 allocation. See details
Administration for Children and Families 9/15/2009
BOYS & GIRLS CLUB OF ATHENS INC $26,454 ARRA Strengthening Communities Fund ARRA Strengthening Community Funds Nonprofits Capacity Building Program This award is made to organizations with experience in capacity building and requires that they act as a lead organization for the project in a geographic service area which is at or
This spending item is part of a $1,000,000 allocation. See details
Administration for Children and Families 9/15/2009
AGRICULTURAL RESEARCH SERVICE $25,168 Trans-NIH Recovery Act Research Support Antimicrobial peptide resistance in Campylobacter. Campylobacter jejuni is the leading bacterial cause of human enteritis in the United States. Contaminated poultry meats are considered a significant source for human Campylobacter infections. Increasing
This spending item is part of a $365,000 allocation. See details
National Institutes of Health 8/14/2009
ATHENS-CLARKE COUNTY, UNIFIED GOVERNMENT OF $14,415 ARRA - Immunization Georgia Immunization Program used ARRA funding to increase vaccine availability and services to adults and adolescents and increase the capacity of for data collection for Public Health Immunization data systems. The Georgia WIC program serves approximat
This spending item is part of a $1,850,152 allocation. See details
Centers for Disease Control and Prevention 9/28/2009
OGLETHORPE, COUNTY OF $1,665 ARRA - Immunization Georgia Immunization Program used ARRA funding to increase vaccine availability and services to adults and adolescents and increase the capacity of for data collection for Public Health Immunization data systems. The Georgia WIC program serves approximat
This spending item is part of a $1,850,152 allocation. See details
Centers for Disease Control and Prevention 9/28/2009