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New York County, N.Y., funds by Health and Human Services, Department of

Listing $739,686,063.57 in stimulus funds from Health and Human Services, Department of for New York

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
NEW YORK, CITY OF (THE) $50,482,752 ARRA - Community Services Block Grant ARRA Supplemental Funding for the Community Services Block Grant (CSBG) Program: Allocate funds to a network of eligible entities to support employment related services which create and sustain economic growth in keeping with the requirements of the CSBG
This spending item is part of a $86,780,940 allocation. See details
Administration for Children and Families 4/10/2009
City of New York $29,386,103 ARRA Child Care and Development Block Grant ARRA Supplemental Funding for the Child Care and Development Fund (CCDF): 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 $96,785,640 allocation. See details
Administration for Children and Families 4/09/2009
City of New York $27,940,783 ARRA Child Care and Development Block Grant ARRA Supplemental Funding for the Child Care and Development Fund (CCDF): 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 $96,785,640 allocation. See details
Administration for Children and Families 4/09/2009
NEW YORK EHEALTH COLLABORATIVE, INC. $16,274,008 ARRA - State Grants to Promote Health Information Technology Improving the safety, effectiveness, quality, and affordability of health care delivery in New York State will require widespread adoption of an interoperable health information infrastructure built upon an information highway: the Statewid... Show more
This spending item is part of a $22,364,782 allocation. See details
Health and Human Services, Department of 2/08/2010
SLOAN-KETTERING INSTITUTE FOR CANCER RESEARCH $14,999,999 National Center for Research Resources, Recovery Act Construction Support The Memorial Sloan-Kettering Cancer Center (MSKCC) is seeking $15 M of federal support for a $19.74 M project to expand and equip an existing state-of-the-art barrier vivarium. As a result of weakening economic conditions, MSKC... Show more National Institutes of Health 3/31/2010
NEW YORK EHEALTH COLLABORATIVE, INC. $14,662,193 ARRA - Health Information Technology Extension Program The New York eHealth Collaborative (NYeC), in partnership with the Massachusetts eHealth Collaborative (MAeHC), is pleased to submit this response to the Regional Centers Cooperative Agreement Program Funding Opportunity Announcement to establish... Show more
This spending item is part of a $27,589,318 allocation. See details
Health and Human Services, Department of 2/08/2010
NEW YORK, CITY OF $10,615,027 ARRA - Head Start Head Start ARRA COLA and Quality Improvement funds will be used to pay for increasing cost of fringe benefits for over 3,000 Head Start staff in 74 Delegate Agencies. ARRA Quality Improvement funds will also be used for improvements in the physical envir Administration for Children and Families 9/02/2009
MOUNT SINAI SCHOOL OF MEDICINE $9,989,340 National Center for Research Resources, Recovery Act Construction Support This application for NIH ARRA funds seeks to expand, improve, and consolidate space for laboratories, lab support, training, and related administration on the entire 23rd floor of the Annenberg Tower (Ann-23). The proposed pro... Show more National Institutes of Health 3/25/2010
THE TRUSTEES OF COLUMBIA UNIVERSITY IN THE CITY OF NEW YORK INC $9,963,289 Trans-NIH Recovery Act Research Support The purpose of this award is to renovate infrastructure serving an existing 5,000 square foot central data center to provide a new Core Research Computing Facility (CRCF) that will consolidate computational resources and improve data storage options for o National Institutes of Health 4/15/2010
NEW YORK UNIVERSITY (INC) $9,339,773 Trans-NIH Recovery Act Research Support New York University Langone Medical Center School of Medicine (NYUSoM) is a leading center of excellence in health care, biomedical research, education, and public service in New York City. The proposed facility to be improved through the requested funds National Institutes of Health 3/31/2010
TRUSTEES OF COLUMBIA UNIVERSITY IN THE CITY OF NEW YORK $8,446,471 Recovery Act Comparative Effectiveness Research - AHRQ This grant is is to advance comparative effectiveness research designed to improve hypertension care delivery and population outcomes by building on an existing institution-focused data infrastructure to create a robust community-focused data inf... Show more
This spending item is part of a $8,855,607 allocation. See details
Agency for Healthcare Research and Quality 9/28/2010
NEW YORK UNIVERSITY (INC) $7,475,411 Recovery Act Comparative Effectiveness Research - AHRQ 'In response to RFA-10-003: AHRQ Clinical and Health Outcomes Initiative in Comparative Effectiveness: the goal of this project is to conduct a randomized controlled multi-center clinical trial to determine whether using the Online Wound Electron... Show more
This spending item is part of a $9,645,674 allocation. See details
Agency for Healthcare Research and Quality 9/28/2010
TRUSTEES OF COLUMBIA UNIVERSITY IN THE CITY OF NEW YORK $6,634,822 Recovery Act Comparative Effectiveness Research - AHRQ DiMango, Emily/Kattan, Meyer In this application, we propose a clinical research trial to compare non-pharmacologic therapy and standard pharmacologic therapy in asthma. The target population includes inner-city minority individuals living in Man... Show more
This spending item is part of a $9,177,577 allocation. See details
Agency for Healthcare Research and Quality 8/30/2010
TRUSTEES OF COLUMBIA UNIVERSITY IN THE CITY OF NEW YORK $5,656,359 RECOVERY: National Standard for Normal Fetal Growth
This spending item is part of a $7,717,499 allocation. See details
National Institutes of Health 9/22/2010
TRUSTEES OF COLUMBIA UNIVERSITY IN THE CITY OF NEW YORK $4,750,000 Trans-NIH Recovery Act Research Support In this application, we articulate the vision for a center that will integrate recent computational and experimental advances in cancer systems biology toward the genome-wide prioritization of therapeutic targets using high-throughput screening approaches National Institutes of Health 9/30/2009
ROCKEFELLER UNIVERSITY FACULTY AND STUDENTS CLUB INC, THE $4,575,102 Trans-NIH Recovery Act Research Support Recent studies of addiction have highlighted several regions of the brain that are thought to be involved in goal directed and drug seeking behaviors. The specific neuronal classes involved in the regulation of these behaviors are beginning National Institutes of Health 9/25/2009
TRUSTEES OF COLUMBIA UNIVERSITY IN THE CITY OF NEW YORK $3,922,722 Trans-NIH Recovery Act Research Support The Centers for Innovative Research to Control AIDS (CIRCA) Clinical Trial Unit (CTU) at Columbia University Mailman School of Public Health (MSPH) was established to conduct HIV prevention studies in New York City and New Jersey and to focus on underrepr National Institutes of Health 9/21/2009
SLOAN-KETTERING INSTITUTE FOR CANCER RESEARCH $3,625,922 Trans-NIH Recovery Act Research Support Memorial Sloan-Kettering Cancer Center is requesting 2 years of support for the recruitment of physician-scientists; one in the areas of translational oncology, who will be appointed to our Human Oncology and Pathogenesis Program (HOPP), and one in the De National Institutes of Health 9/29/2009
COLUMBIA UNIVERSITY TRUSTEES $3,498,012 ARRA - Emergency Medical Services for Children ARRA-AMERICAN REINVESTMENT AND RECOVERY ACT ? EMERGENCY MEDICAL SERVICES FOR CHILDREN Health Resources and Services Administration 7/28/2010
TRUSTEES OF COLUMBIA UNIVERSITY IN THE CITY OF NEW YORK $3,112,863 ARRA - Health Information Technology Professionals in Health Care DBMI and OMI are uniquely positioned to deliver training for the health information technology (HIT) workforce to enable rapid nationwide deployment of HER systems. DBMI offers over 15 years of graduate-level training experience in bio... Show more
This spending item is part of a $3,786,677 allocation. See details
Health and Human Services, Department of 4/02/2010
NEW YORK UNIVERSITY (INC) $3,083,015 Trans-NIH Recovery Act Research Support Staff & infrastructure in place. 107 patients donated blood, oral & fecal specimens; 2,977 aliquots stored (127 Oral DNA, 183 Fecal DNA); 166 oral & 198 fecal aliquots at MSKCC for analysis; proof-of-concept study has begun; pharmacy dispensing antibioti
This spending item is part of a $3,994,224 allocation. See details
National Institutes of Health 9/29/2009
COMMUNITY HEALTH CARE ASSOCIATION OF NEW YORK STATE, INC. $2,999,983 ARRA Health Center Integrated Services Development Initiative[g1] As a health center-controlled network (HCCN), the Health Center Network of NY (HCNNY), formerly NY Health Choice Network, is moving toward centralization of these functions for its members in an effort to organize for greater leverage... Show more Health Resources and Services Administration 6/01/2010
NEW YORK UNIVERSITY (INC) $2,939,597 ARRA Prevention Research Centers Comparative Effectiveness Research Program The researchers are comparing the effectiveness of interventions designed to reduce blood pressure and increase colorectal cancer screening rates in African American men. African American men in the United States bear the g... Show more
This spending item is part of a $3,287,881 allocation. See details
Centers for Disease Control and Prevention 7/14/2010
RESEARCH FOUNDATION FOR MENTAL HYGIENE INC $2,782,895 National Center for Research Resources, Recovery Act Construction Support To renovate existing research facilities and build new research facilities to meet basic and clinical space requirements, laboratory safety, biohazard containment, and animal care standards in order to support the facility dema... Show more National Institutes of Health 9/07/2009
MOUNT SINAI SCHOOL OF MEDICINE $2,760,272 Trans-NIH Recovery Act Research Support The applicant has been in the forefront of studies of the function of PB1-F2. Studies in cells have shown that PB1-F2 targets the mitochondrial membrane where it interacts with AMT3 and VDAC1 of the permeability transition pore complex causing the release
This spending item is part of a $7,935,507 allocation. See details
National Institutes of Health 9/23/2009
TRANSCENDENT INTERNATIONAL, LLC $2,725,224 Trans-NIH Recovery Act Research Support The Department of Health and Human Services mandates that any entity receiving federal funding G?must offer and provide language assistance services, including bilingual staff and interpreter services, at no cost to each patient/customer with limited Engl National Institutes of Health 7/12/2010
NEW YORK CITY HEALTH AND HOSPITALS CORPORATION $2,542,755 Recovery Act Comparative Effectiveness Research - AHRQ DiMango, Emily/Kattan, Meyer In this application, we propose a clinical research trial to compare non-pharmacologic therapy and standard pharmacologic therapy in asthma. The target population includes inner-city minority individuals living in Man... Show more
This spending item is part of a $9,177,577 allocation. See details
Agency for Healthcare Research and Quality 8/30/2010
ROCKEFELLER UNIVERSITY FACULTY AND STUDENTS CLUB INC, THE $2,535,000 Trans-NIH Recovery Act Research Support The vast majority of cancer deaths result from the metastatic spread of cancer cells to distal organs. Systemic chemotherapy can prevent metastasis in some patients by killing microscopic tumor cells throughout the body. Chemotherapy can also dramatically National Institutes of Health 9/30/2009
INSTITUTE FOR FAMILY HEALTH, THE $2,500,000 ARRA Health Center Integrated Services Development Initiative[g1] The Institute for Family Health's Capital Improvement Program will maintain a high level of care through a series of renovations and alterations at 12 of its health centers in New York City and the Mid-Hudson Valley, and equipment only... Show more Health Resources and Services Administration 6/25/2009
TRUSTEES OF COLUMBIA UNIVERSITY IN THE CITY OF NEW YORK $2,500,000 Trans-NIH Recovery Act Research Support The IMMERSE in CER (Innovative Mentoring and MPH Education in Research and Scientific Excellence in Comparative Effectiveness Research) Program will provide training and mentoring in skills essential to conducting comparative effectiveness research (CER), National Institutes of Health 9/28/2010
THE HOSPITAL FOR SPECIAL SURGERY FUND INC $2,450,740 Trans-NIH Recovery Act Research Support We seek to identify common factors by which OA initiates and develops following normal loading of abnormal joint tissues (genetic model) or after abnormal loading of normal joints (post-traumatic/surgical model). Goal: To identify common factors by which
This spending item is part of a $4,140,386 allocation. See details
National Institutes of Health 9/16/2010
RESEARCH FOUNDATION FOR MENTAL HYGIENE INC $2,431,708 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
MOUNT SINAI SCHOOL OF MEDICINE $2,430,806 Trans-NIH Recovery Act Research Support Studies of primary human B cell defects have led to an appreciation of specific stages of B cell development. Commitment to the B cell lineage occurs early in lymphogenesis with selected gene rearrangements in Ig heavy chain genes; these initiate the proc
This spending item is part of a $3,099,050 allocation. See details
National Institutes of Health 9/17/2009
WEBMD HEALTH CORP. $2,427,798 The purpose of this task order is the development of a program that provides Continuing Medical Education/Continuing Education (CME/CE) products that promote the CMS incentives to implement Electronic Health Records (EHR) and other forms of Health Informa Health Care Financing Admin. (was Medicare and Medicaid Serv.) 8/16/2010
WEBMD HEALTH CORP. $2,427,798 The purpose of this task order is the development of a program that provides Continuing Medical Education/Continuing Education (CME/CE) products that promote the CMS incentives to implement Electronic Health Records (EHR) and other forms of Health Informa Health Care Financing Admin. (was Medicare and Medicaid Serv.) 8/16/2010
TRUSTEES OF COLUMBIA UNIVERSITY IN THE CITY OF NEW YORK $2,413,250 Trans-NIH Recovery Act Research Support The overall aims of this project are to explore the effects of multiple levels of racism on the immune function, and overall health of urban African Americans, and to test a novel structural-level intervention to reduce the negative impact of racism. Sign National Institutes of Health 9/30/2009
NATIONAL DEVELOPMENT AND RESEARCH INSTITUTES, INC. $2,370,017 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
SLOAN-KETTERING INSTITUTE FOR CANCER RESEARCH $2,352,573 Trans-NIH Recovery Act Research Support The 20% rarest cancers account for approximately 35% of the deaths from cancer in the United States. As a result, a better understanding of the nature of these rare tumors is in the public health's best interest. We study sarcomas, rare cancers of connect National Institutes of Health 9/29/2009
NEW YORK, CITY OF (THE) $2,341,472 ARRA - Immunization The activities proposed for ARRA funding are consistent with recent strategic and operational decisions made by the New York City Department of Health and Mental Hygiene (DOHMH)'s Bureau of Immunization (BOI) to improve immunization coverage across the li Centers for Disease Control and Prevention 9/22/2009
ROCKEFELLER UNIVERSITY FACULTY AND STUDENTS CLUB INC, THE $2,309,522 Trans-NIH Recovery Act Research Support The broad focus of this research program is the epigenetic regulation of transcription and how this relates to cancer, and our program is rooted in the idea that an indexing system exists for our genome, or what has been referred to as a histone or epigen
This spending item is part of a $2,595,872 allocation. See details
National Institutes of Health 7/28/2010
NEW YORK STRUCTURAL BIOLOGY CENTER, INC., THE $2,309,300 Trans-NIH Recovery Act Research Support We propose the purchase of a Dynamic Nuclear Polarization (DNP) Solid State NMR (SSNMR) spectrometer at 600 MHz. Over the past decade Magic Angle Spinning based Solid State NMR (MAS SSNMR) has made rapid progress, including spectral assignments of many di National Institutes of Health 5/20/2010
NATIONAL DEVELOPMENT AND RESEARCH INSTITUTES, INC. $2,294,862 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
NEW YORK UNIVERSITY (INC) $2,262,855 Trans-NIH Recovery Act Research Support The most significant determinant of educational and clinical impairment in school-age children with autism spectrum disorders (ASD) is the frequent co-occurrence of hyperactivity and inattention symptoms. In response, clinicians treating ASD are increasin National Institutes of Health 9/28/2009
SLOAN-KETTERING INSTITUTE FOR CANCER RESEARCH $2,227,911 To conduct Phase II and early clinical trials of NCI-sponsored agents, to evaluate biological effects of these agents on their molecular targets, to evaluate other relevant biological effect, and to determine clinically relevant outcomes/correlates. Majo National Institutes of Health 8/31/2009
LIPIX INC. $2,145,000 ARRA - Health Information Technology Extension Program The New York eHealth Collaborative (NYeC), in partnership with the Massachusetts eHealth Collaborative (MAeHC), is pleased to submit this response to the Regional Centers Cooperative Agreement Program Funding Opportunity Announcement to establish... Show more
This spending item is part of a $27,589,318 allocation. See details
Health and Human Services, Department of 2/08/2010
NEW YORK UNIVERSITY (INC) $2,108,636 Recovery Act Comparative Effectiveness Research - AHRQ DESCRIPTION (provided by applicant): The New York University (NYU) School of Medicine proposes a post-doctoral, interdisciplinary, Mentored Career Development Program in Comparative Effectiveness Research focused on improving health decisions aff... Show more Agency for Healthcare Research and Quality 7/01/2010
NEW YORK UNIVERSITY (INC) $2,050,603 Trans-NIH Recovery Act Research Support DESCRIPTION (provided by applicant): Poorly controlled hypertension (HTN) remains one of the most significant public health problems in the United States, in terms of morbidity, mortality, and economic burden. Despite compelling evidence supporting the be
This spending item is part of a $2,325,498 allocation. See details
National Institutes of Health 9/25/2009
NEW YORK UNIVERSITY (INC) $2,044,735 Trans-NIH Recovery Act Research Support This application addresses the broad Thematic Area 1, Applying Genomics and Other High Throughput Technologies, to study the transcriptional regulatory network that governs the differentiation of Th17 cells. Following infection with different microbes, C
This spending item is part of a $4,731,086 allocation. See details
National Institutes of Health 9/27/2010
TRUSTEES OF COLUMBIA UNIVERSITY IN THE CITY OF NEW YORK $2,006,144 Trans-NIH Recovery Act Research Support The face distinguishes one human being from another. When the face is disfigured from injuries, tumor resection, congenital anomalies or infectious diseases, the patient experiences both physical and psychosocial trauma, and therefore has strong desire fo
This spending item is part of a $2,047,144 allocation. See details
National Institutes of Health 9/25/2009
NEW YORK STRUCTURAL BIOLOGY CENTER, INC., THE $1,968,422 Trans-NIH Recovery Act Research Support The awarded funds will be used to purchase a dual-beam scanning electron microscope (SEM) that will be added to the shared electron microscopy facility at the New York Structural Biology Center (NYSBC). NYSBC currently provides state-of-the-art instrumen National Institutes of Health 1/28/2010
SLOAN-KETTERING INSTITUTE FOR CANCER RESEARCH $1,932,792 Trans-NIH Recovery Act Research Support Three of the critical issues in modern cancer research and evolutionary theory include (a) an understanding of the progression of mutations over time, (b) an identification of the cell of origin of these tumors, (c) and the differential response of cancer
This spending item is part of a $2,195,148 allocation. See details
National Institutes of Health 9/29/2009
NEW YORK CITY DEPT. FOR THE AGING $1,903,336 Aging Congregate Nutrition Services for States This Senior Nutrition Program is to provide congregate meals for the elderly. The program was built on the Congregate Meals program authorized by Title III-C-1 of the Older American's Act. However, the Administration on Aging has limited the ARRA fundin... Show more
This spending item is part of a $4,148,718 allocation. See details
Administration on Aging 3/18/2009
EDUCATIONAL ALLIANCE INC, THE $1,898,393 ARRA - Head Start The Educational Alliance is utilizing grant funds to expand its Early Head Start program to serve 76 new pregnant mothers, infants, and toddlers by adding 40 center-based, 24 home-based, and 12 pre-natal Early Head Start slots to existing Early Head Start Administration for Children and Families 3/02/2010
NEW YORK UNIVERSITY (INC) $1,898,388 Trans-NIH Recovery Act Research Support Most Superfund sites are contaminated with mixtures of metals and organic chemicals and a major concern for human exposure to Superfund sites is the possibility of disease, and in particular, cancer induction. This SBRP competing application has two majo
This spending item is part of a $2,400,000 allocation. See details
National Institutes of Health 8/14/2009
ASSOCIATION TO BENEFIT CHILDREN INC $1,883,340 ARRA - Head Start This award provides for Early Head Start ARRA Expansion funded to serve 72 children. The Early Head Start Program serves 32 infants and toddlers in a center-based year-round program and 40 children and pregnant mothers in a home-based program.Priority for Administration for Children and Families 12/01/2009
TRUSTEES OF COLUMBIA UNIVERSITY IN THE CITY OF NEW YORK $1,878,420 Trans-NIH Recovery Act Research Support Patients with an acute coronary syndrome (ACS) and comorbid depression have a 2-fold higher risk for recurrent ACS and mortality, worse quality of life, and higher costs of care than nondepressed ACS patients. The strength of these findings prompted the A
This spending item is part of a $4,136,888 allocation. See details
National Institutes of Health 9/28/2009
NEW YORK FOUNDLING HOSPITAL, THE $1,867,899 ARRA - Head Start ARRA Early Head Start Expansion of 60 slots consisting of infants,toddlers,and pregnant women in service area of San Juan-John O'Connor, Monacillo Community Center and University of Sacred Heart. Administration for Children and Families 11/18/2009
HARLEM CHILDREN'S ZONE $1,866,174 ARRA - Head Start To serve 110 infants, toddlers, and pregnant women through the Early Head Start Program. Conduct weekly home visits (minimum of 32) and bi-weekly socializations (minimum of 16) for each family and pregnant woman that promote the physical, social, emotion Administration for Children and Families 3/04/2010
SLOAN-KETTERING INSTITUTE FOR CANCER RESEARCH $1,864,257 Trans-NIH Recovery Act Research Support It is now quite clear that a subset of patients with metastatic melanoma treated with CTLA-4 blocking antibodies have durable clinical benefit. The experience of our group and others leads us to several vital questions which require answers so that more p National Institutes of Health 9/29/2009
ADVERTISING COUNCIL, INC., THE $1,861,803 Award Description Assist the Office of the Secretary for Public Affairs in continuing to develop a communications strategy for a national multimedia public service campaign, creating and producing PSA executions of this strategy, disseminating these PSAs Program Support Center 4/01/2010
ADVERTISING COUNCIL, INC., THE $1,861,803 Assist the Office of the Secretary for Public Affairs in continuing to develop a communications strategy for a national multimedia public service campaign, creating and producing PSA executions of this strategy, disseminating these PSAs to national media Program Support Center 4/01/2010
TRUSTEES OF COLUMBIA UNIVERSITY IN THE CITY OF NEW YORK $1,830,483 Trans-NIH Recovery Act Research Support DESCRIPTION 3 OVERALL PROGRAM CRITIQUE 3 PROGRESS DURING THE CURRENT FUNDING PERIOD 4 PROGRAM LEADERSHIP 5 PROGRAM AS AN INTEGRATED EFFORT 5 PROJECT AND CORE SUMMARIES OF DISCUSSION 6 BUDGETARY OVERLAP 8 COLLABORATING INSTITUTIONS 8 INDIVIDUAL PROJECTS AN National Institutes of Health 9/30/2009
TRUSTEES OF COLUMBIA UNIVERSITY IN THE CITY OF NEW YORK $1,828,862 Trans-NIH Recovery Act Research Support Estimates of death rates caused by chronic alcohol consumption, published in 2004 by the World Health Organization, indicate that alcohol accounts for approximately 1.8 million deaths per year. Alcohol consumption leads to addiction and damage to almost e National Institutes of Health 9/30/2009
WEILL MEDICAL COLLEGE OF CORNELL UNIVERSITY $1,791,947 Trans-NIH Recovery Act Research Support Of two vaccine candidates tested in rats at the Scripps-based Koob lab one was found to be superior and advanced to the rat self administration studies. This vaccine evoked anti-cocaine titers of about 106 and in a parallel study using locomotor behavior
This spending item is part of a $3,840,375 allocation. See details
National Institutes of Health 9/30/2009
ROCKEFELLER UNIVERSITY FACULTY AND STUDENTS CLUB INC, THE $1,763,339 Trans-NIH Recovery Act Research Support The proposed supplement consists of 6 modules. Module 1 is to purchase an upgrade to our FACSaria, which will make sorting for all of the projects more efficient. Modules 2-4 from Dr. Steinman focus on DC in an effort to develop vaccines for HIV. The new National Institutes of Health 7/06/2010
DOMINICAN WOMEN DEVELOPMENT CENTER $1,739,589 ARRA - Head Start he Dominican Women's Development Center has received under the American Recovery and Reinvestment Act funding to provide Home Based Early Head Start Services for a total of 72 families (infant, toddlers and pregnant women). Administration for Children and Families 3/04/2010
SLOAN-KETTERING INSTITUTE FOR CANCER RESEARCH $1,728,158 Trans-NIH Recovery Act Research Support Carcinoembryonic antigen related cell adhesion molecule 1 (CEACAM-1) is atransmembrane protein found on leukocytes, endothelium, and epithelium. Its activation canattenuate colitis in murine models. Microarray analysis revealed that CEACAM-1 is increased National Institutes of Health 6/01/2009
RYAN, WILLIAM F COMMUNITY HEALTH CENTER INC $1,722,730 ARRA Health Center Integrated Services Development Initiative[g1] The CIP funds will be used to improve the Center's infrastructure by renovating the main site and upgrading the facility to improve heating, ventilation, air conditioning, lighting, signage, flooring and several safety features, includ... Show more Health Resources and Services Administration 6/25/2009
ROCKEFELLER UNIVERSITY FACULTY AND STUDENTS CLUB INC, THE $1,719,856 Trans-NIH Recovery Act Research Support The broad focus of this research program is the epigenetic regulation of transcription and how this relates to cancer, and our program is rooted in the idea that an indexing system exists for our genome, or what has been referred to as a 'histone or epige
This spending item is part of a $2,595,872 allocation. See details
National Institutes of Health 9/29/2009
PHIPPS COMMUNITY DEVELOPMENT CORPORATION $1,694,406 ARRA - Head Start EXPAND EARLY HEAD START SERVICES TO 68 INFANCTS, TODDLERS AND PREGNANT WOMEN. THE EARLY HEAD START SERVICE AREA IS BRONX, NY.The Early Head Start program provides family-centered services for low-income families with very young children (pre-birth to 3) t Administration for Children and Families 3/02/2010
MOUNT SINAI SCHOOL OF MEDICINE $1,687,835 Trans-NIH Recovery Act Research Support Childhood aggressivity at age 7 is associated with a fourfold increased risk for illicit drug dependence at age 25. Despite high rates of aggressivity in children with histories of parental neglect, theory-driven and efficacious drug prevention programs t National Institutes of Health 8/31/2009
RESEARCH FOUNDATION FOR MENTAL HYGIENE INC $1,670,396 Trans-NIH Recovery Act Research Support To support research and other projects that will support fundamental biomedical discovery and translation of that knowledge into effective prevention strategies and new treatments while also providing economic stimulus to the nation.
This spending item is part of a $2,431,811 allocation. See details
National Institutes of Health 9/30/2009
MOUNT SINAI SCHOOL OF MEDICINE $1,657,238 Trans-NIH Recovery Act Research Support Maternal depressive symptoms are associated with reduced maternal quality of life, decreased ability to function, increased infant hospitalizations, reduced breastfeeding, less involvement of mothers with important developmental behaviors such as talking National Institutes of Health 5/07/2009
TRUSTEES OF COLUMBIA UNIVERSITY IN THE CITY OF NEW YORK $1,635,881 ARRA - Maternal and Child Health (MCH) Pediatric Research Network Program Overall Purpose: Minor blunt head trauma in children is common. Although important traumatic brain injuries are infrequent, clinicians obtain cranial computed tomography (CT) in up to 50% of children with minor blunt head trau... Show more
This spending item is part of a $3,498,012 allocation. See details
Health Resources and Services Administration 7/28/2010
MOUNT SINAI SCHOOL OF MEDICINE $1,625,296 Trans-NIH Recovery Act Research Support Novel non-invasive imaging tests have been developed to characterize atherosclerotic plaque burden and metabolic activity (inflammation). However, the value of these atherosclerosis imaging technologies for predicting coronary heart disease (CHD) and str National Institutes of Health 7/17/2009
Hn Media & Marketing, Inc. $1,570,800 ARRA - Prevention and Wellness--State Territories and Pacific Islands Under Component III, the DCDIP proposes to enhance and expand hard hitting counter advertising to promote cessation, and ensure appropriate capacity at the New York State Smokers Quitline. A total of 1.0 FTE will be hire for this ... Show more
This spending item is part of a $1,788,538 allocation. See details
Centers for Disease Control and Prevention 2/06/2010
NEW YORK UNIVERSITY (INC) $1,553,738 Trans-NIH Recovery Act Research Support Cardiovascular disease is a leading cause of morbidity and mortality, accounting for upwards of 900,000 deaths annually in our country and many millions more worldwide. NYU School of Medicine has identified improved cardiovascular health as one of its key National Institutes of Health 9/30/2009
TRUSTEES OF COLUMBIA UNIVERSITY IN THE CITY OF NEW YORK $1,524,560 Trans-NIH Recovery Act Research Support New approaches to implement proven preventive and lifestyle interventions are needed to reach the NHLBI strategic plan goal to speed the translation of science into practice and reduce the public health burden of cardiovascular disease (CVD). The Family-C National Institutes of Health 8/14/2009
CHARLES B. WANG COMMUNITY HEALTH CENTER, INC. $1,518,330 ARRA Health Center Integrated Services Development Initiative[g1] The CIP projects will expand service capacity and build a stronger information technology and telecommunications foundation for delivering services to patients. The Health Center is committed to data driven health care. Through UDS and... Show more Health Resources and Services Administration 6/25/2009
United Federation of Teachers Educational Foundation, Inc. $1,500,000 ARRA Child Care and Development Block Grant ARRA Supplemental Funding for the Child Care and Development Fund (CCDF): 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 $96,785,640 allocation. See details
Administration for Children and Families 4/09/2009
Hn Media & Marketing, Inc. $1,500,000 ARRA - Prevention and Wellness--State Territories and Pacific Islands Under Component II, the DCDIP proposes to educate leaders and decision-makers about, and promote the effective implementation of, nutrition initiatives and will include evaluation to assess and document the public health impact an... Show more
This spending item is part of a $3,000,000 allocation. See details
Centers for Disease Control and Prevention 2/06/2010
SLOAN-KETTERING INSTITUTE FOR CANCER RESEARCH $1,494,349 Trans-NIH Recovery Act Research Support Sarcoma is a heterogeneous disease with at least 50 different subtypes. This genetic diversity makes the development of new targeted therapies particularly challenging. However, one consistent theme now emerging is that activation of the IGF-1R/PI3K/Akt a National Institutes of Health 7/13/2009
NEW YORK UNIVERSITY $1,493,804 Trans-NIH Recovery Act Research Support This is a P30 application to establish a Center in Craniofacial Bone Biology at New York University College of Dentistry (NYUCD). This will advance research into understanding important disease processes such as cleft palate and lead to strategies for the National Institutes of Health 9/17/2009
MOUNT SINAI SCHOOL OF MEDICINE $1,475,393 Trans-NIH Recovery Act Research Support Influenza virus infection causes yearly infections characterized by the abrupt onset of symptoms including fever, myalgia, headache, malaise and chills. Recently, highly pathogenic avian influenza viruses have arisen in aquatic birds and the subsequent zo National Institutes of Health 8/01/2009
CHILDREN'S AID SOCIETY, THE $1,472,610 ARRA - Head Start This award provides for ARRA Early Head Start Expansion funded to serve 60 children. The Early Head Start program provides family-centered services for low-income families with very young children (pre-birth to 3) to promote the healthy development of the Administration for Children and Families 11/18/2009
PUBLIC HEALTH SOLUTIONS $1,469,544 ARRA - Immunization The New York City Department of Health and Mental HygieneG??s (NYC DOHMHG??s) Bureau of Immunization (BOI) will increase interoperability between Electronic Health Records (EHR) and Immunization Information Systems (IIS) the Citywide Immunization Registry Centers for Disease Control and Prevention 9/01/2010
TRUSTEES OF COLUMBIA UNIVERSITY IN THE CITY OF NEW YORK $1,456,042 Trans-NIH Recovery Act Research Support In this application, we propose to create a multi-disciplinary Center for Skin Stem Cell Biology based within the Department of Dermatology at the College of Physicians & Surgeons at Columbia University. This center will build on the existing research exc National Institutes of Health 9/24/2009
SLOAN-KETTERING INSTITUTE FOR CANCER RESEARCH $1,451,470 Trans-NIH Recovery Act Research Support Patient T cells may be genetically modified to target tumor through the introduction of genes encoding chimeric antigen recepters (CARS) specific to tumor associated antigens. Subsequently, CAR modified T cells may be adoptively transferred back into tumo
This spending item is part of a $1,951,470 allocation. See details
National Institutes of Health 9/23/2010
TRUSTEES OF COLUMBIA UNIVERSITY IN THE CITY OF NEW YORK $1,440,000 Trans-NIH Recovery Act Research Support This grant is responsive to recent data suggesting that bisphenol A (BPA) may contribute to asthma, possibly through heightened inflammation and T regulatory cell dysfunction. Preliminary data show a dose-dependent association between early-life BPA expos National Institutes of Health 9/30/2009
MOUNT SINAI SCHOOL OF MEDICINE $1,413,303 Trans-NIH Recovery Act Research Support Food allergy is a growing and serious health concern in the United States. There is no definitive treatment for PN or other food allergies. In our initial R01 grant project, we developed Food Allergy Herbal Formula-2 (FAHF-2) and showed that it completely National Institutes of Health 6/29/2009
UNIVERSITY SETTLEMENT SOCIETY OF NEW YORK INC $1,413,290 ARRA - Head Start Name of Project: University Settlement?s Early Head Start Program Number of Children Served: 60 Service Area: The program provides services to families in the Lower East Side. We serve families within the boundaries of Community District 1 and 3 of NYC Administration for Children and Families 11/18/2009
MOUNT SINAI SCHOOL OF MEDICINE $1,399,999 Trans-NIH Recovery Act Research Support In this center grant we propose to study interactions of Category A, B and C viruses with human primary cells resulting in induction of innate and adaptive immune responses. Our investigations will be focused on viral mechanisms of induction and subversio National Institutes of Health 9/21/2009
COMMUNITY HEALTHCARE NETWORK, INC. $1,365,788 ARRA Health Center Integrated Services Development Initiative[g1] Community Healthcare Network's Downtown Service Expansion Project will result in the expansion of clinical and administrative space at the Downtown Health Center, located on the Lower East Side of Manhattan, and will strengthen the ce... Show more Health Resources and Services Administration 10/29/2009
WEILL MEDICAL COLLEGE OF CORNELL UNIVERSITY $1,359,786 Trans-NIH Recovery Act Research Support Paramyxoviruses cause important human illnesses that contribute significantly to global disease and mortality. Two zoonotic paramyxoviruses, Hendra (HeV) and Nipah (NiV), are of urgent concern due to their lethal and transmissible nature. HeV and NiV in
This spending item is part of a $1,527,772 allocation. See details
National Institutes of Health 9/27/2009
TRUSTEES OF COLUMBIA UNIVERSITY IN THE CITY OF NEW YORK $1,344,740 ARRA - Health Information Technology Professionals in Health Care This award involves the development of curriculum to train professionals in Community Colleges (CC) to implement, manage, and understand health information technology (HIT). We are ideal for this project because we have been training a... Show more
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Health and Human Services, Department of 4/02/2010
COMMUNITY HEALTHCARE NETWORK, INC. $1,307,700 ARRA Health Center Integrated Services Development Initiative[g1] ARRA-Capital Improvement Program. Community Healthcare Network will expand capacity and enhance services at five of the agency's health centers. The fund will be used to expand capacity at the Queens Health Center, in Jamaica, Queens, ... Show more Health Resources and Services Administration 6/25/2009
RESEARCH FOUNDATION FOR MENTAL HYGIENE INC $1,294,542 Trans-NIH Recovery Act Research Support To support research and other projects that will support fundamental biomedical discovery and translation of that knowledge into effective prevention strategies and new treatments while also providing economic stimulus to the nation.
This spending item is part of a $1,554,684 allocation. See details
National Institutes of Health 5/07/2009
MOUNT SINAI SCHOOL OF MEDICINE $1,272,944 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
TRUSTEES OF COLUMBIA UNIVERSITY IN THE CITY OF NEW YORK $1,257,469 Trans-NIH Recovery Act Research Support As stated in the abstract, the overall goal of the proposed research is to determine if pregnant teenagersG?? life stress and stress related changes in blood pressure (BP), as well as other biological indices of stress (cytokines, HPAG??axis activity) are
This spending item is part of a $1,641,596 allocation. See details
National Institutes of Health 5/05/2009
TRUSTEES OF COLUMBIA UNIVERSITY IN THE CITY OF NEW YORK $1,252,935 Trans-NIH Recovery Act Research Support Since presenting our findings that disease-reversal could be observed in a conditional mouse model of Huntington's Disease, we have sought the key cellular events that led to this observation. Our current working hypothesis is that the elimination of accu National Institutes of Health 9/21/2009
NEW YORK UNIVERSITY (INC) $1,232,066 ARRA Grants for Training in Primary Care Medicine and Dentistry Training and Enhancement The U.S. faces troubling shortage in its primary care (PC) health workface. This pending crisis results from a convergence of increasing demand (aging, chronic disease) with decreasing supply (retiring physicians... Show more Health Resources and Services Administration 9/02/2010
MOUNT SINAI SCHOOL OF MEDICINE $1,232,032 Trans-NIH Recovery Act Research Support This collaborative application is submitted in response to RFA MH-09-171. The root causes of autism remain unknown, limiting efforts to understand disease heterogeneity, diagnose cases, and prevent and treat disease. Epidemiological findings have repeated
This spending item is part of a $1,412,032 allocation. See details
National Institutes of Health 9/25/2009
ROCKEFELLER UNIVERSITY FACULTY AND STUDENTS CLUB INC, THE $1,206,914 Trans-NIH Recovery Act Research Support Alzheimers disease (AD) is a neurodegenerative disorder that leads to profound cognitive decline and eventually death. There are no effective treatments or preventative measures available, and the incidence and prevalence of the disease are increasing. Ne National Institutes of Health 6/15/2009
RFCUNY - CITY UNIVERSITY OF NEW YORK $1,200,000 ARRA Child Care and Development Block Grant ARRA Supplemental Funding for the Child Care and Development Fund (CCDF): 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 $96,785,640 allocation. See details
Administration for Children and Families 4/09/2009
NEW YORK UNIVERSITY (INC) $1,192,128 Trans-NIH Recovery Act Research Support Due to a successful biomedical research effort great strides have been made in understanding pathologic processes and developing new therapies for once untreatable diseases. Nonetheless, there are speed bumps on the road to more efficient and productive r National Institutes of Health 7/29/2010
TRUSTEES OF COLUMBIA UNIVERSITY IN THE CITY OF NEW YORK $1,192,033 Trans-NIH Recovery Act Research Support Columbia University Medical Center (CUMC) contains several large research programs in basic cardiovascular research and clinical heart failure. In response to this P30 program, the Department of Medicine and the Cardiovascular Research Initiative (CVRI) h National Institutes of Health 9/30/2009
NEW YORK UNIVERSITY (INC) $1,181,890 Trans-NIH Recovery Act Research Support Behavioral economics represents a powerful, albeit underutilized tool by which to influence provider and systems behavior in a large-scale, meaningful, and sustainable way. We propose to use a sophisticated electronic health record (EHR) system to change
This spending item is part of a $1,231,890 allocation. See details
National Institutes of Health 9/28/2010
MOUNT SINAI SCHOOL OF MEDICINE $1,179,561 Trans-NIH Recovery Act Research Support This revision will add two additional aims to the Center's mission. CERED-1: Develop, conduct, and promote CER to improve health, healthcare quality, and equity in the Harlem community; and CERED-2: Accelerate the translation of CERED into practice by com
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National Institutes of Health 7/31/2010
RESEARCH FOUNDATION FOR MENTAL HYGIENE INC $1,167,617 Trans-NIH Recovery Act Research Support To support research and other projects that will support fundamental biomedical discovery and translation of that knowledge into effective prevention strategies and new treatments while also providing economic stimulus to the nation.
This spending item is part of a $1,249,535 allocation. See details
National Institutes of Health 9/28/2009
NATIONAL DEVELOPMENT AND RESEARCH INSTITUTES, INC. $1,139,369 Trans-NIH Recovery Act Research Support Substance use among youth remains a major public health problem. About half of all 12th graders have tried an illicit drug and over 72% of this same age group have used alcohol. Rates of abuse of prescription opioids among youth are estimated to have incr
This spending item is part of a $1,149,189 allocation. See details
National Institutes of Health 7/16/2009
TRUSTEES OF COLUMBIA UNIVERSITY IN THE CITY OF NEW YORK $1,125,952 Trans-NIH Recovery Act Research Support This Administrative Supplement, awarded under the ARRA of 2009 to the parent grant, the Columbia Collaborative HIV/AIDS Clinical Trials Unit (CC-CTU), is focused specifically on assisting with the enrollment to the flagship study of the HIV Vaccine Trials
This spending item is part of a $1,601,545 allocation. See details
National Institutes of Health 9/01/2009
RESEARCH FOUNDATION FOR MENTAL HYGIENE INC $1,080,698 Trans-NIH Recovery Act Research Support To support research and other projects that will support fundamental biomedical discovery and translation of that knowledge into effective prevention strategies and new treatments while also providing economic stimulus to the nation. National Institutes of Health 8/01/2009
TRUSTEES OF COLUMBIA UNIVERSITY IN THE CITY OF NEW YORK $1,074,503 Trans-NIH Recovery Act Research Support Rare diseases are studied in isolated laboratories, forgotten by main stream pharmacological companies, and considered almost academic curiosities. Finding variables that correlate/cause rare diseases (a condition is rare when it affects less than 1 perso National Institutes of Health 5/07/2009
SESAME WORKSHOP $1,067,532 ARRA - Prevention and Wellness - Leveraging National Organizations Through this grant from the Dept. of Health and Human Services, Sesame Workshop (SW) will support the obesity prevention efforts of the Communities Putting Prevention to Work (CPPW) initiative. SW will carry out an expansion of its hi... Show more Health and Human Services, Department of 8/27/2010
MOUNT SINAI SCHOOL OF MEDICINE $1,059,232 Trans-NIH Recovery Act Research Support Pressure overload-induced cardiac hypertrophy due to valvular or hypertensive heart diseases is one of the most common causes of congestive heart failure in the U.S. During the last decade, many efforts have been focused on the elucidation of the signalin National Institutes of Health 8/14/2009
NEW YORK UNIVERSITY (INC) $1,057,794 Trans-NIH Recovery Act Research Support The real-time chemistry of life occurs at the interfaces of proteins and small chemicals present in the cellular environment. For the first time in history, sufficient information on the human proteome and its interacting chemogenome has accumulated in th
This spending item is part of a $2,093,862 allocation. See details
National Institutes of Health 7/16/2010
MOUNT SINAI SCHOOL OF MEDICINE $1,056,296 Trans-NIH Recovery Act Research Support Bone is a complex system whose critical function is to be sufficiently stiff and strong to support the physical forces associated with daily activities. Understanding how genetic and environmental variants compromise this function is critical to fully und National Institutes of Health 8/07/2009
COMMUNITY HEALTH CARE ASSOCIATION OF NEW YORK STATE, INC. $1,050,000 ARRA - Health Information Technology Extension Program The New York eHealth Collaborative (NYeC), in partnership with the Massachusetts eHealth Collaborative (MAeHC), is pleased to submit this response to the Regional Centers Cooperative Agreement Program Funding Opportunity Announcement to establish... Show more
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Health and Human Services, Department of 2/08/2010
SLOAN-KETTERING INSTITUTE FOR CANCER RESEARCH $1,034,186 Trans-NIH Recovery Act Research Support Neural stem cells (NSCs) can be propagated in vitro for extensive periods of time while retaining the ability todifferentiate into neurons, astrocytes and oligodendrocytes. However, NSCs are limited in their potential toyield specific neuron types. Nave N National Institutes of Health 9/07/2009
WEILL MEDICAL COLLEGE OF CORNELL UNIVERSITY $1,033,996 Trans-NIH Recovery Act Research Support The proposed work will establish national networking of scientists by providing a new software system (VIVO) and support for scientists using VIVO. Scientists using VIVO will be able to find other scientists and their work. Conversely, scientists using
This spending item is part of a $12,201,380 allocation. See details
National Institutes of Health 9/25/2009
TRUSTEES OF COLUMBIA UNIVERSITY IN THE CITY OF NEW YORK $1,029,507 Trans-NIH Recovery Act Research Support We propose a method for answering critical questions concerning the social determinants of health and health disparities by linking 30 years of comprehensive, nationally-representative sociological data to prospective mortality data containing specific ca
This spending item is part of a $1,184,419 allocation. See details
National Institutes of Health 9/28/2009
WEILL MEDICAL COLLEGE OF CORNELL UNIVERSITY $1,011,860 Trans-NIH Recovery Act Research Support We propose to develop a novel PET biomarker, [1-11C]Arachidonic Acid (AA) for the regional estimation of brain inflammation. Inflammation a well known feature of Alzheimer's disease (AD), is associated with amyloid plaques, neurofibrillary pathology, and
This spending item is part of a $1,656,764 allocation. See details
National Institutes of Health 9/29/2009
WEILL MEDICAL COLLEGE OF CORNELL UNIVERSITY $1,000,000 Trans-NIH Recovery Act Research Support Selective serotonin reuptake inhibitors (SSRIs) have become the mainstream therapy in psychiatric diseases. Based on their therapeutic effect in adults, they are increasingly prescribed in children and adolescents. However, there is a concern about the us National Institutes of Health 9/24/2009
MOUNT SINAI SCHOOL OF MEDICINE $1,000,000 Trans-NIH Recovery Act Research Support This application addresses broad challenge area (15) Translational Science and specific Challenge Topic, 15-AI-106: translational research focused on high priority pathogens and basic research focused on resistance mechanisms. The research described herei National Institutes of Health 9/25/2009
NEW YORK UNIVERSITY $1,000,000 Trans-NIH Recovery Act Research Support This supplement provides project support, for both personnel and other costs, to extend the cloning experiements. To use genome data in medicine we need to build a map of the DNA elements that could affect every gene's activity. We are proposing to bui National Institutes of Health 9/17/2009
MOUNT SINAI SCHOOL OF MEDICINE $999,999 Trans-NIH Recovery Act Research Support Human induced pluripotent cells (hiPSC) hole enormous promise for regenerative medicine. We propose to explore new methodologies to generate hiPSC without the use of transgene vectors and to develop ways to understand the kinetics, biochemistry and molecu National Institutes of Health 3/19/2010
NEW YORK UNIVERSITY (INC) $999,998 Trans-NIH Recovery Act Research Support Lymphoid neoplasms are among the most common malignancies in humans, and, for reasons that remain obscure, their incidence has been increasing over the past two decades. Although these disorders arise from diverse etiologies, chromosomal translocations in National Institutes of Health 9/29/2009
TRUSTEES OF COLUMBIA UNIVERSITY IN THE CITY OF NEW YORK $999,996 Trans-NIH Recovery Act Research Support This proposal addresses broad Challenge Area (15) Translational Science, and specific challenge topic 15-MH-109 Prefrontal cortex regulation of higher brain function and complex behaviors. Nearly all psychiatric disorders, from schizophrenia to depression National Institutes of Health 9/24/2009
MOUNT SINAI SCHOOL OF MEDICINE $999,920 Trans-NIH Recovery Act Research Support This grant responds to NIH Challenge 08-MH-103: Understanding the Genomic Risk Architecture of Mental Disorders. This application builds on recent animal and human data on epigenetic mechanisms mediating 'glucocorticoid programming' to address a critical National Institutes of Health 9/25/2009
TRUSTEES OF COLUMBIA UNIVERSITY IN THE CITY OF NEW YORK $999,824 Trans-NIH Recovery Act Research Support Challenge Area: 14 --Stem Cells Challenge Topic: 14-MH-101*, 'Developing iPS cells for mental disorders' The recent description of somatic cell reprogramming to an embryonic stem (ES) cell-like phenotype, termed induced pluripotent stem (iPS) cell technol National Institutes of Health 9/28/2009
TRUSTEES OF COLUMBIA UNIVERSITY IN THE CITY OF NEW YORK $999,759 Trans-NIH Recovery Act Research Support This application addresses broad Challenge Area (05) Comparative Effectiveness Research and specific Challenge Topic, 05-MD-105: Health Literacy. Limited health literacy affects over 90 million Americans, and is strongly associated with poor health. While National Institutes of Health 9/20/2009
THE TRUSTEES OF COLUMBIA UNIVERSITY IN THE CITY OF NEW YORK INC $999,015 Trans-NIH Recovery Act Research Support This application addresses broad Challenge Area (03) Biomarker Discovery and Validation, and Specific Challenge topic 03-DA-101, Biomarkers for Pain. The challenge Pain is a central health problem that affects quality of life and productivity for a large National Institutes of Health 9/21/2009
TRUSTEES OF COLUMBIA UNIVERSITY IN THE CITY OF NEW YORK $998,901 Trans-NIH Recovery Act Research Support This application addresses Broad Challenge Area 01 Behavior, Behavioral Change, and Prevention. The specific topic is: Capturing Social Network Information for Groups at High Risk for Negative Health Behaviors; OD-09-003. Latinos in the United States are National Institutes of Health 9/24/2009
TRUSTEES OF COLUMBIA UNIVERSITY IN THE CITY OF NEW YORK $998,371 Trans-NIH Recovery Act Research Support The main objective of this project is to develop a protein based therapy to enhance the endothelial barrier properties. Although acute lung injury (ALI) is a major cause of morbidity and mortality, no curative therapies are available. The main pathology i National Institutes of Health 9/18/2009
WEILL MEDICAL COLLEGE OF CORNELL UNIVERSITY $997,444 Trans-NIH Recovery Act Research Support This application addresses broad Challenge Area (14) Stem Cells and specific Challenge Topic, 15-HL-102: Develop new therapeutic strategies for heart, lung, and blood diseases based on microRNA technology. Congenital heart malformations are the most commo National Institutes of Health 9/21/2009
TRUSTEES OF COLUMBIA UNIVERSITY IN THE CITY OF NEW YORK $996,817 Trans-NIH Recovery Act Research Support This application addresses broad Challenge Area (06) Enabling Technologies and specific Challenge Topic, 06-CA-103 Synthetic Biology. In this proposal, the Shen and Califano laboratories will combine their complementary expertise in stem cell biology and National Institutes of Health 3/19/2010
TRUSTEES OF COLUMBIA UNIVERSITY IN THE CITY OF NEW YORK $996,371 Trans-NIH Recovery Act Research Support This proposal represents a move from genomics to biology designed to identify the patterns of gene expression induced by disease-associated mutations and help frame our understanding and elucidate the structure of the still elusive genetic interactions un National Institutes of Health 9/28/2009
CHARLES B. WANG COMMUNITY HEALTH CENTER, INC. $994,800 ARRA Health Center Integrated Services Development Initiative[g1] The mission of the Metropolitan Collaborative on Health Information Technology (?METCHIT?), a Health Center Controlled Network (?HCCN?), is to improve health outcomes through coordinated use of advanced health information technology (?... Show more Health Resources and Services Administration 6/01/2010
ROCKEFELLER UNIVERSITY FACULTY AND STUDENTS CLUB INC, THE $994,690 Trans-NIH Recovery Act Research Support This application addresses broad Challenge Area (15) Translational science and specific Challenge Topic, 15-DK-102: Develop improved animal models of NIDDK diseases. Hepatitis C virus (HCV) is an agent of chronic liver disease, and affects an estimated 3% National Institutes of Health 9/29/2009
NATIONAL DEVELOPMENT AND RESEARCH INSTITUTES, INC. $988,096 Trans-NIH Recovery Act Research Support The project will greatly advance scientific understanding of why and how marginalized heterosexual black men often seek out and engage in various forms of sexual behavior with multiple partners, and whether and how condoms and safer sex messages are inter National Institutes of Health 8/24/2009
TRUSTEES OF COLUMBIA UNIVERSITY IN THE CITY OF NEW YORK $986,000 Trans-NIH Recovery Act Research Support Administrative Supplement-2/2 A genome-wide association study to detect genetic variation for schizophrenia Clozapine (CLO) is one of the most effective antipsychotics but its use is limited by the risk of agranulocytosis, an uncommon but serious advers
This spending item is part of a $2,000,000 allocation. See details
National Institutes of Health 5/31/2010
TRUSTEES OF COLUMBIA UNIVERSITY IN THE CITY OF NEW YORK $983,319 Trans-NIH Recovery Act Research Support Project 1: Synthesis of Neuraminidase Inhibitor (Alice Prince). The goal of this project is the synthesis of neuraminidase inhibitors to prevent the development of pneumonia. Two hits were investigated and SAR profiles were established. Of the compounds p National Institutes of Health 9/08/2009
ROCKEFELLER UNIVERSITY FACULTY AND STUDENTS CLUB INC, THE $980,576 Trans-NIH Recovery Act Research Support The ultimate objective of my laboratory is to decipher the molecular basis of neural/epidermal induction and patterning in the vertebrate embryo. Our previous work has shown that one of the earliest steps in the determination of neural fate requires inhib National Institutes of Health 7/13/2009
NEW YORK UNIVERSITY (INC) $979,357 Trans-NIH Recovery Act Research Support This application addresses NIMH broad Challenge Area (04) Clinical Research and specific challenge topic 04-MH-102: refining categories of clinical phenotypes for mental health research purposes. We propose an innovative study aimed at refining and valida National Institutes of Health 9/24/2009
MOUNT SINAI SCHOOL OF MEDICINE $977,129 Trans-NIH Recovery Act Research Support This research proposal, entitled A Novel Epigenetic Gene Silencing Technology, addresses the broad Challenge Area: (06) Enabling Technologies, and specific Challenge Topic, 01-OD-107: Functional Modulation of Epigenomic Modifications. The ability to modul National Institutes of Health 9/21/2009
NATIONAL DEVELOPMENT AND RESEARCH INSTITUTES, INC. $974,497 Trans-NIH Recovery Act Research Support The computerized intervention we will evaluate in this project, if found effective and cost-effective, could substantially advance the adolescent substance abuse treatment system by markedly improving the availability and quality of HIV (and infectious di
This spending item is part of a $984,649 allocation. See details
National Institutes of Health 9/30/2009
TRUSTEES OF COLUMBIA UNIVERSITY IN THE CITY OF NEW YORK $968,763 Trans-NIH Recovery Act Research Support Develop transgenic animal models that are informative for understanding chronic inflammation in humans. Macrophages play a key role in the pathogenesis of multiple chronic inflammatory diseases. Studies using knockout mice have allowed investigators to ex National Institutes of Health 9/21/2009
NEW YORK UNIVERSITY (INC) $959,125 Trans-NIH Recovery Act Research Support Challenge Area: Translational Science Specific Challenge Topic 15-AI-101: Explore the earliest events in HIV infection and use this information to develop new interventions for preventing and treating HIV infection. Despite significant progress in HIV res National Institutes of Health 9/25/2009
MOUNT SINAI SCHOOL OF MEDICINE $949,844 Trans-NIH Recovery Act Research Support Highly specialized professional antigen presenting cells are distributed throughout the skin and include epidermal Langerhans cells (LCs) and dermal dendritic cells (DCs). Our laboratory established some unique properties of cutaneous DCs. We discovered National Institutes of Health 7/23/2009
SLOAN-KETTERING INSTITUTE FOR CANCER RESEARCH $949,034 Trans-NIH Recovery Act Research Support While understanding the trade-off between tumor control probability and normal tissue complication probability lies at the heart of radiotherapy treatment planning, the reporting of the dependence of complications on dose distributions is currently inadeq National Institutes of Health 5/14/2009
NEW YORK UNIVERSITY (INC) $948,608 Trans-NIH Recovery Act Research Support Neural cell adhesion molecule (NCAM) is key in leucocyte adhesion to endothelial cells. Upon signaling by chemokines such as MCP1 leukocytes fall into the area of endothelial cells. Tethering of the endothelial cells to leukocyte cadherins is followed b National Institutes of Health 9/28/2009
NEW YORK UNIVERSITY (INC) $946,950 Trans-NIH Recovery Act Research Support Obesity is one of the most pressing public health problems in the United States. Through its negative influence on cardiovascular disease, diabetes, and cancer, obesity is a significant contributor to premature morbidity and mortality, as well as economic
This spending item is part of a $1,175,984 allocation. See details
National Institutes of Health 8/14/2009
ROCKEFELLER UNIVERSITY FACULTY AND STUDENTS CLUB INC, THE $943,256 Trans-NIH Recovery Act Research Support This application addresses broad Challenge Area 06: Enabling Technologies and specific Challenge Topic 06-GM-101: Structural Analysis of Macromolecular Complexes. It focuses on the multiprotein Mediator complex, which has been implicated as a critical coa National Institutes of Health 9/28/2009
SLOAN-KETTERING INSTITUTE FOR CANCER RESEARCH $942,308 Trans-NIH Recovery Act Research Support M. tuberculosis infection is an ongoing global health crisis that requires new drugs or vaccines for effective control. Although many individual genes have been shown to be important for M. tuberculosis pathogenesis in the mouse, we still understand relat National Institutes of Health 7/17/2009
NEW YORK CITY DEPT. FOR THE AGING $936,600 Aging Home-Delivered Nutrition Services for States This Senior Nutrition Program is to provide home delivered meals for the elderly. The program was built on the Home Delivered Meals program authorized by Title III-C-2 of the Older American's Act. However, the Administration on Aging has limited th... Show more
This spending item is part of a $2,042,446 allocation. See details
Administration on Aging 3/18/2009
MOUNT SINAI SCHOOL OF MEDICINE $920,550 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 National Institutes of Health 9/17/2009
MOUNT SINAI SCHOOL OF MEDICINE $918,953 Trans-NIH Recovery Act Research Support This grant application addresses broad Challenge Area (04): Clinical Research and specific challenge topic 04-AI-101: Develop novel methods and address key questions in mucosal immunology. The proposal draws from strong preliminary data from our laborator
This spending item is part of a $987,682 allocation. See details
National Institutes of Health 9/28/2009
TRUSTEES OF COLUMBIA UNIVERSITY IN THE CITY OF NEW YORK $916,928 Trans-NIH Recovery Act Research Support DEVELOPING A NORTH AMERICAN MITOCHONDRIAL DISEASE CONSORTIUM This application addresses one broad Challenge Area, (07) Enhancing Clinical Trials (07-OD(ORDR)-102: Rare Disease Genetic Patient Registry. By most epidemiological studies, primary mitochondria
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National Institutes of Health 9/25/2009
THE TRUSTEES OF COLUMBIA UNIVERSITY IN THE CITY OF NEW YORK INC $915,108 Trans-NIH Recovery Act Research Support This application addresses broad Challenge Area (15) 'Translational Science' and specific Challenge Topic '15-AR-104 Bone and the Nervous System'. Bone adaptation requires osteocytes to detect mechanical signals in situ and integrate the signals in the os National Institutes of Health 9/22/2009
NEW YORK UNIVERSITY (INC) $914,182 Trans-NIH Recovery Act Research Support DESCRIPTION (provided by applicant): Neurotrophins, such as NGF and BDNF, are prominent regulators of neuronal survival, growth and differentiation during development of the vertebrate nervous system. The actions of neurotrophins are dictated by two class National Institutes of Health 8/20/2009
TRUSTEES OF COLUMBIA UNIVERSITY IN THE CITY OF NEW YORK $912,461 Trans-NIH Recovery Act Research Support The long-term goal of this proposal is to enhance the manner in which physicians access, process and marshal medical information by providing them with an automatically generated, comprehensive, and up-to date summary of the information appearing in a pat National Institutes of Health 9/03/2009
SLOAN-KETTERING INSTITUTE FOR CANCER RESEARCH $911,209 Trans-NIH Recovery Act Research Support Staff & infrastructure in place. 107 patients donated blood, oral & fecal specimens; 2,977 aliquots stored (127 Oral DNA, 183 Fecal DNA); 166 oral & 198 fecal aliquots at MSKCC for analysis; proof-of-concept study has begun; pharmacy dispensing antibioti
This spending item is part of a $3,994,224 allocation. See details
National Institutes of Health 9/29/2009
NEW YORK UNIVERSITY $910,886 Trans-NIH Recovery Act Research Support The abuse of illicit drugs such as cocaine and MDMA inflicts tremendous damage on society. The proposed research plan is aimed at characterizing the neural correlates of the engagement level and effectiveness of different substance abuse prevention messag
This spending item is part of a $1,125,680 allocation. See details
National Institutes of Health 6/19/2009
WEILL MEDICAL COLLEGE OF CORNELL UNIVERSITY $903,900 Trans-NIH Recovery Act Research Support Parkinson's disease (PD) is a devastating neurodegenerative disorder characterized by a loss of substantia nigra pars compacta neurons, which currently affects 1.5 million people in the United States. Although rare mutations associated with familial forms National Institutes of Health 9/21/2009
NEW YORK UNIVERSITY (INC) $898,590 Trans-NIH Recovery Act Research Support 'TITLE: A reconstructed skin model for development of treatments for albinism.This application addresses the broad challenge area (15) Translational Science and the specific challenge topic, 15-OD (ORDR)-101 G?Pilot projects for prevention, early detectio National Institutes of Health 9/28/2009
TRUSTEES OF COLUMBIA UNIVERSITY IN THE CITY OF NEW YORK $891,169 Trans-NIH Recovery Act Research Support Our overall aim is to determine the molecular mechanisms of _-amyloid (A_)-induced synaptic loss and neuronal death. Deposition of insoluble A_, together with tangle formation, loss of synapses and neurons, are hallmarks of Alzheimer's disease. More recen National Institutes of Health 7/20/2009
TRUSTEES OF COLUMBIA UNIVERSITY IN THE CITY OF NEW YORK $885,937 Trans-NIH Recovery Act Research Support The loss of cognitive function with normal aging is well known and while clearly different from the catastrophic loss of memory seen in Alzheimer's disease and the other age-related dementias, is of concern to an increasing number of Americans. This appli National Institutes of Health 9/18/2009
NEW YORK UNIVERSITY (INC) $884,798 Trans-NIH Recovery Act Research Support Emerging technologies for manufacture and use of nanoparticles (NP) are numerous and the exponential increase in their use drives the need for understanding toxicology of these particles. Most non-carbon NP contain one or more toxicologically-active metal National Institutes of Health 9/19/2009
TRUSTEES OF COLUMBIA UNIVERSITY IN THE CITY OF NEW YORK $878,148 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.
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National Institutes of Health 7/13/2009
TRUSTEES OF COLUMBIA UNIVERSITY IN THE CITY OF NEW YORK $875,007 Trans-NIH Recovery Act Research Support This application addresses broad Challenge Area (09) Health Disparities and specific Challenge Topic 09-MD- 102 Trans-disciplinary Research to Integrate the Biological and Non-biological Determinants of Health to Address Health Disparities. Description 'B National Institutes of Health 9/24/2009
SLOAN-KETTERING INSTITUTE FOR CANCER RESEARCH $862,190 Under the leadership of Ethan Basch, MD, an Assistant Attending Physician in the Health Outcomes Division of the Department of Epidemiology and Biostatistics, the purpose of this award is to assist with the implementation of a component to NCI contract nu National Institutes of Health 7/29/2010
WEILL MEDICAL COLLEGE OF CORNELL UNIVERSITY $858,064 Trans-NIH Recovery Act Research Support During atherogenesis, eicosanoid biosynthesis is altered by mechanisms that are not well understood. Consistent with the essential nature of eicosanoid equilibrium, prostaglandin H2 synthase (PGHS, colloquially known as COX) enzymes produce prostaglandin National Institutes of Health 6/21/2009
WEILL MEDICAL COLLEGE OF CORNELL UNIVERSITY $856,155 Trans-NIH Recovery Act Research Support This is a multi-PI RO1 grant designed to use multiple mouse genetic models of neural tube defects (NTDs, spina bifida and anencephaly) to investigate genetic factors confering NTD risk. Investigations will study how those gene mutations interact with envi
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National Institutes of Health 8/04/2009
MOUNT SINAI SCHOOL OF MEDICINE $847,500 Trans-NIH Recovery Act Research Support The proposed experimental plan is an extension of our previous study aimed at defining the histone modifications responsible for the differentiation of progenitors into oligodendrocytes, the myelin-forming cells of the central nervous system. In the paren National Institutes of Health 9/15/2009
MOUNT SINAI SCHOOL OF MEDICINE $847,500 Trans-NIH Recovery Act Research Support This new, revised R01 application is based on the success in achieving the goals of a previous R21 award, i.e. the creation of a 'striatal-specific' transgenic mouse model of Huntington's disease. In brief, this mouse model, demonstrates medium spiny nucl National Institutes of Health 8/20/2009
NEW YORK UNIVERSITY (INC) $845,104 Trans-NIH Recovery Act Research Support DESCRIPTION (provided by applicant): CD4 T cells are an essential component of the immune responses against HIV and other virus, but CD4 T cells are the prime targets for HIV infection. Hence, there are concerns that HIV vaccines which stimulate and expa National Institutes of Health 9/11/2009
WEILL MEDICAL COLLEGE OF CORNELL UNIVERSITY $845,000 Trans-NIH Recovery Act Research Support Nucleotide-binding oligomerization domain 2 (NOD2) is a monocyte-restricted member of a protein family critically involved in the activation of NF-?B in response to certain intracellular microbial infection. Dysfunctional mutations in the NOD2 gene underl National Institutes of Health 9/25/2009
ROCKEFELLER UNIVERSITY FACULTY AND STUDENTS CLUB INC, THE $845,000 Trans-NIH Recovery Act Research Support A large number of medically important bacterial pathogens utilize a type III protein secretion system (T3SS) to deliver an arsenal of virulence-associated proteins into host cells to cause disease. The T3SS in these bacteria are centered on an intricate n National Institutes of Health 8/01/2009
ROCKEFELLER UNIVERSITY FACULTY AND STUDENTS CLUB INC, THE $845,000 Trans-NIH Recovery Act Research Support Class switch recombination (CSR) is an important mechanism for diversification of the humoral immune response. It is initiated by activation induced cytidine deaminase (AID), an enzyme that converts cytidine to uracyl in single stranded DNA thereby creati National Institutes of Health 9/21/2009
WEILL MEDICAL COLLEGE OF CORNELL UNIVERSITY $845,000 Trans-NIH Recovery Act Research Support This project examines the early steps leading to an atherosclerotic lesion as a consequence of the interaction between an immune system cell, the macrophage, with lipoproteins in the wall of blood vessels. These atherosclerotic lesions can lead to heart National Institutes of Health 6/04/2009
NEW YORK UNIVERSITY (INC) $845,000 Trans-NIH Recovery Act Research Support The RO1 AI 083655 and one year R56 Bridge studies will focus on analysis of Nasal Associated Lymphoid Tissue (NALT) and particulate antigens as needle-free vaccines and the role of inflammasome vs TLR signaling in immune responses to nanoparticle malaria National Institutes of Health 9/11/2009
ROCKEFELLER UNIVERSITY FACULTY AND STUDENTS CLUB INC, THE $845,000 Trans-NIH Recovery Act Research Support Carbohydrate binding proteins of the C-type lectin family are involved in the mechanisms by which cell traffic during an inflammatory response, in the processes of immune cell activation and in the recognition of pathogens through the binding of microbial National Institutes of Health 7/22/2009
NEW YORK UNIVERSITY (INC) $845,000 Trans-NIH Recovery Act Research Support Title: Biogenesis of Melanosomes. Melanin protects the skin against ultraviolet radiation-induced damage, thus reducing the risk of cutaneous cancers. Our primary objective is to elucidate the mechanisms that regulate melanin synthesis and characterize t National Institutes of Health 8/07/2009
ROCKEFELLER UNIVERSITY FACULTY AND STUDENTS CLUB INC, THE $845,000 Trans-NIH Recovery Act Research Support The long-term goal of our research is to understand the interplay between virus and host, and to use this knowledge to gain better control over persistent viral infections. In this proposal we examine the interaction between the hepatitis C virus, HCV, an National Institutes of Health 7/23/2009
WEILL MEDICAL COLLEGE OF CORNELL UNIVERSITY $844,791 Trans-NIH Recovery Act Research Support Infections with RSV are one of the major causes of viral lower respiratory tract illness. Protection against RSV may be achieved with an efficient vaccination strategy that induces neutralizing humoral immunity and a Th1-dominant cellular response and tha National Institutes of Health 5/21/2009
ROCKEFELLER UNIVERSITY FACULTY AND STUDENTS CLUB INC, THE $844,791 Trans-NIH Recovery Act Research Support Our long-term aim is to understand how sensory organs form. Sensory structures allow organisms to assess their environment, and sensory organ defects in humans lead to perceptive and psychological deficits. Lumen formation plays key roles in sensory organ National Institutes of Health 6/03/2009
ROCKEFELLER UNIVERSITY FACULTY AND STUDENTS CLUB INC, THE $842,044 Trans-NIH Recovery Act Research Support This is a proposal to explore the role of RNA dysregulation in the pathogenesis of amyotrophic lateral sclerosis (ALS). The work stems from recent findings that rare patients with familial ALS have mutations in RNA binding proteins. We will use newly deve
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National Institutes of Health 9/30/2009
TRUSTEES OF COLUMBIA UNIVERSITY IN THE CITY OF NEW YORK $841,018 Trans-NIH Recovery Act Research Support Title: CNV Atlas of Human Development Abstract: The recent discovery that copy number variations (CNVs), the loss or gain of small genomic segments, is common in all normal individuals and plays a major role in human phenotypic variation and disease, has
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National Institutes of Health 9/29/2009
THE TRUSTEES OF COLUMBIA UNIVERSITY IN THE CITY OF NEW YORK INC $840,710 Trans-NIH Recovery Act Research Support This application addresses broad Challenge Area (06) Enabling Technologies and specific Challenge Topic 06-GM-102* .Chemist/biologist collaborations facilitating tool development. The objective of this grant is to develop fluorescent chemical tags that bo National Institutes of Health 9/29/2009
MOUNT SINAI SCHOOL OF MEDICINE $840,126 Trans-NIH Recovery Act Research Support Illuminating the arc of molecular events from chronic hepatic injury and fibrosis through hepatocellular carcinoma (HCC) remains the most fundamental challenge in investigative hepatology The overall goal of this application is to elucidate the role of t National Institutes of Health 9/25/2009
MOUNT SINAI SCHOOL OF MEDICINE $839,690 Trans-NIH Recovery Act Research Support A striking feature of the developing central nervous system is the absolute precision with which synaptic circuitry first forms. At the same time, many synapses are eliminated, or rearranged and final synapse location and number is influenced by activity National Institutes of Health 8/04/2009
DOMINICAN WOMEN DEVELOPMENT CENTER $839,349 ARRA - Head Start he Dominican Women's Development Center has received under the American Recovery and Reinvestment Act funding to provide Home Based Early Head Start Services for a total of 72 families (infant, toddlers and pregnant women). Administration for Children and Families 3/04/2010
SLOAN-KETTERING INSTITUTE FOR CANCER RESEARCH $835,560 Trans-NIH Recovery Act Research Support Malignant gliomas are the most common and lethal adult primary brain tumors. Despite aggressive therapeutic interventions, these tumors are difficult to eradicate due to their diffusely infiltrative growth pattern and frequent resistance to chemotherapeut National Institutes of Health 6/01/2009
RESEARCH FOUNDATION FOR MENTAL HYGIENE INC $834,386 Trans-NIH Recovery Act Research Support Of two vaccine candidates tested in rats at the Scripps-based Koob lab one was found to be superior and advanced to the rat self administration studies. This vaccine evoked anti-cocaine titers of about 106 and in a parallel study using locomotor behavior
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MOUNT SINAI SCHOOL OF MEDICINE $834,130 Trans-NIH Recovery Act Research Support During development of the immune system, antigen receptor genes in B and T cells are assembled from germline coding gene segments by a site-specific somatic recombination process termed V(D)J recombination. Defects in this pathway result in a number of pr National Institutes of Health 7/21/2009
ROCKEFELLER UNIVERSITY FACULTY AND STUDENTS CLUB INC, THE $831,921 Trans-NIH Recovery Act Research Support This application addresses Broad Challenge Area (08) Genomics and Specific Challenge Topic 08-CA-103: Micro-RNAs in Cancer. MicroRNAs (miRNAs) are small non-coding RNAs that regulate gene expression by reducing stability and/or translation of fully or par National Institutes of Health 9/30/2009
NEW YORK UNIVERSITY (INC) $828,668 Trans-NIH Recovery Act Research Support Two billion people - one third of the world's population - live at risk for malaria and some 1 billion people carry the parasite. Clinical malaria hits 300 million to 500 million people each year, killing 2 million to 3 million - most of them children. An National Institutes of Health 5/29/2009
WEILL MEDICAL COLLEGE OF CORNELL UNIVERSITY $827,481 Trans-NIH Recovery Act Research Support The human malaria parasite, Plasmodium falciparum, possesses a broad repertoire of proteins that are proposed to be trafficked to the erythrocyte cytoplasm or surface, based upon the presence within these proteins of a signal peptide followed by a Pexel/H National Institutes of Health 7/17/2009
NEW YORK UNIVERSITY (INC) $826,238 Trans-NIH Recovery Act Research Support Role of ?-Tubulin Mutations in Lissencephaly. The purpose of this award is to characterize mutations in ?-tubulin that cause lissencephaly, with a view to developing approaches that might ameliorate the effect of these mutations. Lissencephaly is a catas National Institutes of Health 6/03/2009
ROCKEFELLER UNIVERSITY FACULTY AND STUDENTS CLUB INC, THE $825,073 Trans-NIH Recovery Act Research Support Our prior work has focused on the molecular mechanisms underlying Drosophila's circadian rhythms. Orthologs of genes initially characterized in Drosophila have now been linked to the control of rhythmic behavior and physiology in vertebrates, including fi National Institutes of Health 2/26/2010
TRUSTEES OF COLUMBIA UNIVERSITY IN THE CITY OF NEW YORK $823,694 Trans-NIH Recovery Act Research Support This application is designed to identify compounds to treat Charcot-Marie-Tooth type 2E (CMT2E). CMT is the most commonly inherited neurological disorder with a reported prevalence of 1 in 2,500 people worldwide. It is found in all races and ethnic groups National Institutes of Health 9/25/2009
MOUNT SINAI SCHOOL OF MEDICINE $822,199 Trans-NIH Recovery Act Research Support Protein secretion is among the most important functions of hepatocytes. Defects in the secretory pathway can have serious consequences~ For instance, patients with congenital disorders of glycosylation in which secreted proteins are not properly glycosyla National Institutes of Health 9/14/2009
NEW YORK UNIVERSITY (INC) $820,677 Trans-NIH Recovery Act Research Support This project is about regulatory T cells, which are essential components of the immune system. Through experiments conducted during the previous funding cycle we observed that in the presence of Tregs, antigen-presenting dendritic cells (DCs) are recovere National Institutes of Health 7/17/2009
NEW YORK UNIVERSITY $819,197 Trans-NIH Recovery Act Research Support This Spanish-Language computerized counseling intervention will deliver evidence-based treatment support to a highly vulnerable Latino population. We will evaluate effectiveness on medication and clinic visit adherence and biological outcomes. WE will ide
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National Institutes of Health 9/23/2009
WEILL MEDICAL COLLEGE OF CORNELL UNIVERSITY $810,810 Trans-NIH Recovery Act Research Support Prostate cancer is the most common male cancer, claiming almost 27,000 lives annually.1 One of the treatment options for localized prostate cancer is surgery?radical prostatectomy, which is performed in 70,000 patients every year in United States. The suc
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National Institutes of Health 7/15/2009
TRUSTEES OF COLUMBIA UNIVERSITY IN THE CITY OF NEW YORK $803,688 Trans-NIH Recovery Act Research Support This application addresses broad Challenge Area (06) Enabling Technologies, and specific Challenge Topic, 06-NS-106: Validating new methods to study brain connectivity. Mapping the structure and function of neural circuits is an important prerequisite to National Institutes of Health 9/25/2009
TRUSTEES OF COLUMBIA UNIVERSITY IN THE CITY OF NEW YORK $803,542 Trans-NIH Recovery Act Research Support Opioid abuse and dependence continues to be a significant problem in the US; in particular, rates of non-medical use of prescription opioids have increased in the past several years. The main treatment approaches include detoxification followed by psychos National Institutes of Health 8/14/2009
TRUSTEES OF COLUMBIA UNIVERSITY IN THE CITY OF NEW YORK $803,542 Trans-NIH Recovery Act Research Support Tactile allodynia refers to a painful sensation induced by a simple touch. It is a serious and often debilitating medical problem associated with nerve injury and inflammation. In experiments supported by this grant over the last funding period, we have d National Institutes of Health 9/15/2009
TRUSTEES OF COLUMBIA UNIVERSITY IN THE CITY OF NEW YORK $803,250 Trans-NIH Recovery Act Research Support Alterations in cardiac lipid metabolism are associated with heart failure in patients with diabetes and obesity. Excess dietary fat is also thought to be deleterious. Fatty acids (FAs) and glucose supply energy to all tissues of the body, however, the hea National Institutes of Health 7/31/2009
TRUSTEES OF COLUMBIA UNIVERSITY IN THE CITY OF NEW YORK $799,614 Trans-NIH Recovery Act Research Support The goal of this application is the establishment of the Northern Manhattan center of excellence for comparative effectiveness research to eliminate disparities (NOMA-CERED) adjunct to the Columbia Center for the Health of Urban Minorities (CHUM) in respo
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National Institutes of Health 9/18/2010
NEW YORK UNIVERSITY (INC) $798,312 Trans-NIH Recovery Act Research Support Keloids are a common form of hypertrophic scar which can be disfiguring. People who suffer from keloids tend to be African-Americans and South Asians and others with dark skin. We propose two aims in this project: 1. To determine the number and function National Institutes of Health 9/23/2009
TRUSTEES OF COLUMBIA UNIVERSITY IN THE CITY OF NEW YORK $797,500 Trans-NIH Recovery Act Research Support Idiopathic Generalized Epilepsy (IGE) is one of the most common forms of epilepsy, representing about 30% of all epilepsies; and, its etiology is considered to be mostly genetic. Both linkage and association studies have identified several candidate genes National Institutes of Health 9/24/2009
WEILL MEDICAL COLLEGE OF CORNELL UNIVERSITY $793,813 Trans-NIH Recovery Act Research Support Though current computational models of visual processing provide a good account of processing of simple images such as lines and gratings, our understanding of the processing of natural scenes is substantially incomplete. Several lines of reasoning indica National Institutes of Health 6/19/2009
SLOAN-KETTERING INSTITUTE FOR CANCER RESEARCH $786,840 Trans-NIH Recovery Act Research Support In collaboration with the structural biologist Dr. Hao Wu, we solved the co-crystal structure of one of the compounds in complex with caspase-7. The crystal structure revealed the allosteric nature of the binding and also provides guidance for future med National Institutes of Health 6/04/2009
SLOAN-KETTERING INSTITUTE FOR CANCER RESEARCH $785,924 Trans-NIH Recovery Act Research Support Within the pilot phase of TCGA, comprehensive genomic profiling has been performed for a large set of ovarian cancer samples. The Computational Biology Center at MSKCC, led by Chris Sander, has been instrumental in providing an integrative view of the hom National Institutes of Health 9/17/2010
RFCUNY - HUNTER COLLEGE $781,505 Trans-NIH Recovery Act Research Support ARRA - TRANS-NIH RECOVERY ACT RESEARCH SUPPORT -Chronic inflammation is a critical factor in the pathogenesis of ParkinsonG??s disease (PD). Neuronal and glial prostaglandins mediate proinflammatory responses, but there is a profound gap in our understand National Institutes of Health 8/14/2009
RESEARCH FOUNDATION FOR MENTAL HYGIENE INC $777,593 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
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National Institutes of Health 9/28/2009
TRUSTEES OF COLUMBIA UNIVERSITY IN THE CITY OF NEW YORK $775,527 Trans-NIH Recovery Act Research Support The long-term goal of the proposed research is to understand the complex genetic control of determination of left/right (L/R) body axis in the mammalian embryo. Specification of the L/R axis sets up a developmental cascade that coordinates development of National Institutes of Health 7/14/2009
TRUSTEES OF COLUMBIA UNIVERSITY IN THE CITY OF NEW YORK $765,494 Trans-NIH Recovery Act Research Support Cancer is one of the leading health disorders that can lead to impaired functioning and mortality in the elderly. During the cancer survivorship period, a patients' symptoms may go unrecognized or be poorly managed. Family involvement in care provision me National Institutes of Health 8/31/2009
RESEARCH FOUNDATION OF THE CITY UNIVERSITY OF NEW YORK $764,666 Trans-NIH Recovery Act Research Support This application addresses broad Challenge Area (05): Comparative Effectiveness Research; Challenge Topic 05-HL-104 Reducing cardiovascular risk in moderate-risk and asymptomatic patients. More than half of the 500,000 coronary artery deaths each year in National Institutes of Health 9/23/2009
WEILL MEDICAL COLLEGE OF CORNELL UNIVERSITY $764,113 Trans-NIH Recovery Act Research Support Cluster randomized clinical trials (RCTs) and observational studies are each vulnerable to treatment group imbalance at baseline. This problem is seen in designs such as these that do not use patient-level randomization. Imbalance, in turn, compromises tr National Institutes of Health 9/27/2010
TRUSTEES OF COLUMBIA UNIVERSITY IN THE CITY OF NEW YORK $764,085 Trans-NIH Recovery Act Research Support Notch functions to modulate cell-fate decisions during vascular development. The overall objectives are to define roles for Notch during sprouting of blood vessels and lymphatic specification and remodeling. In the first part, we explore the hypothesis th National Institutes of Health 6/01/2009
MOUNT SINAI SCHOOL OF MEDICINE $762,750 Trans-NIH Recovery Act Research Support Neurodegeneration associated with brain iron accu ulation (N BIA) comprises a heterogeneous group of disorders, such as infantile neuroaxoal dystroph (INAD), in which disruption of cellular mechanisms leads to accumulation of iron in the b sal ganglia. Th National Institutes of Health 7/20/2009
MOUNT SINAI SCHOOL OF MEDICINE $762,750 Trans-NIH Recovery Act Research Support Influenza virus causes a respiratory infection that leads to morbidity and mortality worldwide. The virus infects the respiratory epithelium and replicates rapidly to peak levels in two days. It is eventually cleared from the lungs by a strong cellular im National Institutes of Health 5/21/2009
TRUSTEES OF COLUMBIA UNIVERSITY IN THE CITY OF NEW YORK $761,415 Trans-NIH Recovery Act Research Support To support research and other projects that will support fundamental biomedical discovery and translation of that knowledge into effective prevention strategies and new treatments while also providing economic stimulus to the nation.
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National Institutes of Health 9/30/2009
RESEARCH FOUNDATION FOR MENTAL HYGIENE INC $761,047 Trans-NIH Recovery Act Research Support This application will use PET radioligand imaging, which is the only modality currently available to investigate the neurochemistry of cocaine addiction in the human brain in vivo. The advantage of this methodology is that it allows the more direct transl National Institutes of Health 9/30/2009
NEW YORK UNIVERSITY (INC) $760,688 Trans-NIH Recovery Act Research Support The goal of this project is to develop a passive immunization approach to prevent humans accidentally exposed to prions from developing a universally fatal disease. Prion diseases (prionoses) are transmissible, invariably fatal, neurodegenerative diseases National Institutes of Health 7/21/2009
WEILL MEDICAL COLLEGE OF CORNELL UNIVERSITY $756,879 Trans-NIH Recovery Act Research Support Chronic pain is a major public health problem that is only growing worse as the gaps in our knowledge base continue and the population at risk grows. We believe we have a cost effective solution that could become a model for other pain management facilit
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THE TRUSTEES OF COLUMBIA UNIVERSITY IN THE CITY OF NEW YORK INC $754,244 Trans-NIH Recovery Act Research Support This application addresses the broad Challenge Area 03: Biomarker Discrimination and Validation, and the specific challenge topic: 03-MG-101, Biomarkers of mental disorders. Schizophrenia, a devastating psychiatric disorder, is chiefly characterized by po
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TRUSTEES OF COLUMBIA UNIVERSITY IN THE CITY OF NEW YORK $753,335 Trans-NIH Recovery Act Research Support This application addresses broad Challenge Area (03): Biomarker Discovery and Validation and specific Challenge Topic, 03-MH-101: Biomarkers in mental disorders. While Major Depressive Disorder (MDD) is prevalent and disabling, compelling recent data from
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ROCKEFELLER UNIVERSITY FACULTY AND STUDENTS CLUB INC, THE $750,638 Trans-NIH Recovery Act Research Support Under the Biostatistics, Evaluation, Research, and Design (BERD) aims of he Rockefeller University CTSA parent grant 'to fine-tune u-scores to the specific challenges of clinical/translational research' and 'to facilitate use of the new statistical method National Institutes of Health 9/01/2009
RFCUNY - CITY UNIVERSITY OF NEW YORK $750,000 ARRA - Head Start Funding shall be used by the New York State Office of Children and Family Services' Council on Children and Families to improve coordination and collaboration among early childhood education and care, and health related programs and services in the State.
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Administration for Children and Families 8/09/2010
NEW YORK UNIVERSITY (INC) $749,010 Trans-NIH Recovery Act Research Support Type III, or lambda, interferons (IFN) make up a newly discovered family of cytokines which, like the type I IFNs (alpha/beta), are induced by virus infection. IFN-lambda's signaling, through a unique receptor, leads to formation of the same interferon st
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National Institutes of Health 3/02/2010
NEW YORK UNIVERSITY $747,958 Trans-NIH Recovery Act Research Support The overall goal of the proposed work in this application is to identify the biochemical mechanisms responsible for initiating protein synthesis during synaptic plasticity and memory, and whether these mechanisms are altered and can be reversed in mouse m National Institutes of Health 7/20/2009
NEW YORK UNIVERSITY $747,809 Trans-NIH Recovery Act Research Support Nonmarital fertility in the United States comprises a substantial portion of all U.S. fertility, with close to 40% of all births in 2006 now occurring outside of formal marriage and with increases in nonmarital fertility generating concern for the well-be National Institutes of Health 8/18/2010
TRUSTEES OF COLUMBIA UNIVERSITY IN THE CITY OF NEW YORK $746,062 Trans-NIH Recovery Act Research Support This application addresses the broad Challenge Area: 08: Genomics, and the specific Challenge Grant Topic: 08-AG-105**: Approaches to study the interactions among individual behaviors, social and physical environments, and genetic/epigenetic processes dur National Institutes of Health 9/29/2009
RFCUNY - JOHN JAY COLLEGE OF CRIMINAL JUSTICE $736,858 Trans-NIH Recovery Act Research Support This project will create an agent-based simulation of Injection Drug Using networks to better understand how HIV does and does not spread over time. At the heart of this project is the well documented but as yet not understood phenomenon of sub-saturation National Institutes of Health 9/09/2009
NEW YORK UNIVERSITY (INC) $735,000 Trans-NIH Recovery Act Research Support This grant will investigate and map epigenetic changes induced in CD3+ T lymphocytes of humans exposed to carcinogenic nickel compounds from a nickel refinery in Jinchang, China. Workers in this nickel refinery have very high exposure to carcinogenic nic
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National Institutes of Health 9/23/2009
TRUSTEES OF COLUMBIA UNIVERSITY IN THE CITY OF NEW YORK $734,908 Trans-NIH Recovery Act Research Support We seek to understand the circuitry of visual cortex, the rules underlying its activity-dependent development, and the computational functions these subserve. These understandings are critical to our understanding both of normal vision and of its central National Institutes of Health 7/17/2009
MOUNT SINAI SCHOOL OF MEDICINE $734,738 Trans-NIH Recovery Act Research Support Protein-DNA selectivity is a central event in many biological processes, ranging from transcription and replication to restriction and modification. Because of the excess of non-specific sequences in a cell the initial encounter between a protein and DNA National Institutes of Health 8/31/2009
ST LUKE'S-ROOSEVELT HOSPITAL CENTER $730,010 Trans-NIH Recovery Act Research Support Obesity, continues to increase in prevalence world wide. A sizable subset of obese subjects has binge eating disorder (BED), and ingest large meals, without the purging of bulimia nervosa. BED, the most common eating disorder, causes much suffering and di National Institutes of Health 9/25/2009
TRUSTEES OF COLUMBIA UNIVERSITY IN THE CITY OF NEW YORK $728,606 Trans-NIH Recovery Act Research Support This application addresses the broad Challenge Area (01) Behavior, Behavioral Change, and Prevention and the specific Challenge Topic, 01-DA-106: Development of behavioral and social interventions that reduce stigma and improve quality and accessibility o
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National Institutes of Health 9/25/2009
TRUSTEES OF COLUMBIA UNIVERSITY IN THE CITY OF NEW YORK $718,169 Trans-NIH Recovery Act Research Support Clinical trials of a new treatment may proceed through three phases. Phase I trials are small studies that evaluate toxicity with a specific task to determine the maximum tolerated dose. Once a safe dose of the treatment is chosen, its therapeutic efficac National Institutes of Health 7/17/2009
SLOAN-KETTERING INSTITUTE FOR CANCER RESEARCH $717,824 Trans-NIH Recovery Act Research Support This award is issued in response to Notice OD-09-060, Recovery Act Administrative Supplements Providing Summer Research Experiences for Students and Science Educators. DESCRIPTION (provided by applicant): The goals of our Phase 1 research program at MSKCC National Institutes of Health 7/28/2009
THE HOSPITAL FOR SPECIAL SURGERY FUND INC $715,461 Trans-NIH Recovery Act Research Support Revision total joint arthroplasty (rTJA) for the hip or knee joint is a complex, costly procedure. Approximately 83,000 are performed annually in the US (2006 estimate). The frequency of these revision procedures is only expected to increase with the la National Institutes of Health 9/23/2009
MOUNT SINAI SCHOOL OF MEDICINE $711,442 Trans-NIH Recovery Act Research Support Hybrid Revascularization vs Percutaneous Coronary Intervention: A Planning Grant This application addresses broad Challenge Area (04) Clinical Research and specific Challenge Topic, 04-HL-115: Treatment of stenosed coronary arteries with hybrid coronary
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National Institutes of Health 9/21/2009
WEILL MEDICAL COLLEGE OF CORNELL UNIVERSITY $709,800 Trans-NIH Recovery Act Research Support As a whole, mitochondrial diseases are among the most common hereditary diseases. They can arise from mutations of nuclear or mitochondrial (mtDNA) genes that encode for components of the oxidative phosphorylation (OXPHOS) machinery. It is clear that mito National Institutes of Health 8/31/2009
TRUSTEES OF COLUMBIA UNIVERSITY IN THE CITY OF NEW YORK $708,808 Trans-NIH Recovery Act Research Support The basis of the competitive revision was our previously obtained evidence that neurogenic stem cells in the adult bowel contribute to the enteric nervous system (ENS). 5-HT4 agonists and mucosal inflmmation mobilize these stem cells to give rise to new National Institutes of Health 9/20/2009
TRUSTEES OF COLUMBIA UNIVERSITY IN THE CITY OF NEW YORK $706,285 Trans-NIH Recovery Act Research Support a) DC-8484958: All MONICA Fetal Heart Rate Monitors have been purchased, tested, and distributed to each of the four clinical sites. Study personnel at two of the clinical sites, Spirit Lake and Sanford Health, have been trained in using the MONICA to c
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NEW YORK UNIVERSITY (INC) $701,437 Trans-NIH Recovery Act Research Support In nature, cytotoxic T-cells are responsible for identifying cells that display foreign antigens and killing them. However, T-cells do not only respond fully to typical foreign antigens but also show responses to self in the periphery in the form of co-ag National Institutes of Health 8/10/2009
SLOAN-KETTERING INSTITUTE FOR CANCER RESEARCH $700,192 Trans-NIH Recovery Act Research Support This application, for a Research and Research Infrastructure 'Grand Opportunities' (GO) grant (RFA- OD-09-004) will focus on 'Comparative Oncology Research' and requests funds for a unique state of the art PET insert for an MR animal scanner which will be
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National Institutes of Health 9/29/2009
MOUNT SINAI SCHOOL OF MEDICINE $698,096 Trans-NIH Recovery Act Research Support The prognosis of patients with malignant gliomas remains dismal. To treat patients with this deadly disease more effectively, we must identify the common aberrations in the signaling pathways that are responsible for the invasive and drug-resistant nature National Institutes of Health 7/13/2009
TRUSTEES OF COLUMBIA UNIVERSITY IN THE CITY OF NEW YORK $689,823 ARRA Grants for Training in Primary Care Medicine and Dentistry Training and Enhancement This award from HRSA is to train post doctoral fellows in general internal medicine and general pediatrics at Columbia University and to support faculty development for selected faculty in the Divisions of Genera... Show more Health Resources and Services Administration 7/15/2010
RESEARCH FOUNDATION FOR MENTAL HYGIENE INC $688,201 Trans-NIH Recovery Act Research Support To support research and other projects that will support fundamental biomedical discovery and translation of that knowledge into effective prevention strategies and new treatments while also providing economic stimulus to the nation. National Institutes of Health 9/30/2009
SETTLEMENT HEALTH AND MEDICAL SERVICES, INC. $688,025 ARRA Health Center Integrated Services Development Initiative[g1] ARRA - Capital Improvement Program Health Resources and Services Administration 6/25/2009
SETTLEMENT HEALTH AND MEDICAL SERVICES, INC. $688,025 ARRA Health Center Integrated Services Development Initiative[g1] Capital Improvement Program (CIP)- Settlement Health is proposing to improve access to health services by using CIP funds to upgrade the health center's IT infrastructure, telephone system and selected computer and medical equipment. ... Show more Health Resources and Services Administration 6/25/2009
WEILL MEDICAL COLLEGE OF CORNELL UNIVERSITY $683,022 Trans-NIH Recovery Act Research Support PTEN Deficiency and Tumor Development PTEN is one of the most frequently mutated genes in human cancer. We have previously demonstrated that PTEN plays an essential role in the maintenance of genomic stability and that PTEN controls genome integrity throu National Institutes of Health 5/05/2009
NEW YORK UNIVERSITY (INC) $676,113 Recovery-ACTNOW Clinical Trial 8376 Early Therapeutics Development with Phase II Emphasis'. Purpose: To allot American Recovery and Reinvestment Act (AA) funds for the ACTNOW project entitled A Randomized, Phase II Study of FOLFOX in Combination with Be
This spending item is part of a $799,786 allocation. See details
National Institutes of Health 8/31/2009
NEW YORK UNIVERSITY (INC) $676,113 An NCI Clinical Trial entitled, A randomized, double-blind, placebo- controlled phase II study of FOLFOX +/- GDC-0449 in advanced gastric and gastroesophageal junction (GEJ) carcinoma
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National Institutes of Health 8/31/2009
WEILL MEDICAL COLLEGE OF CORNELL UNIVERSITY $673,814 ARRA - Health Information Technology Professionals in Health Care DBMI and OMI are uniquely positioned to deliver training for the health information technology (HIT) workforce to enable rapid nationwide deployment of HER systems. DBMI offers over 15 years of graduate-level training experience in bio... Show more
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Health and Human Services, Department of 4/02/2010
INSTITUTE FOR FAMILY HEALTH, THE $673,523 ARRA Health Center Integrated Services Development Initiative[g1] The goal of the Institute for Family Health's IDS initiative is to retain and expand jobs and promote access to health care for underserved populations in two regions of New York State: New York City and the Mid-Hudson Valley. We will... Show more Health Resources and Services Administration 3/23/2009
SLOAN-KETTERING INSTITUTE FOR CANCER RESEARCH $673,179 Trans-NIH Recovery Act Research Support This study proposes to compare surgical treatment options for localized prostate cancer (MRP vs ORP) in terms of perioperative outcomes and cost, using several large national data resources and prospectively collected data from a large-volume specialty ca National Institutes of Health 9/29/2009
INSTITUTE FOR FAMILY HEALTH, THE $666,944 ARRA Health Center Integrated Services Development Initiative[g1] The grant is supporting the innovative use of electronic health records to identify potential health disparities through the collection of detailed race and ethnicity data among community health center patients, and to expand the imple... Show more
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Health Resources and Services Administration 6/01/2010
TRUSTEES OF COLUMBIA UNIVERSITY IN THE CITY OF NEW YORK $666,577 Trans-NIH Recovery Act Research Support Metastatic melanoma is an aggressive tumor with a poor prognosis. Critical biologic features of melanoma metastasis are the acquisition of migratory competence, growth factor independence, and invasive potential. In an attempt to identify genes that contr National Institutes of Health 5/21/2009
NEW YORK UNIVERSITY (INC) $665,877 Trans-NIH Recovery Act Research Support Prion diseases are infectious, conformational neurodegenerative disorders characterized by the structural modicfication of the prion protein, PrPC, into a pathological conformer, PrPSc. Currently there is no effective therapy for this group of diseases.
This spending item is part of a $1,242,287 allocation. See details
National Institutes of Health 9/15/2009
MOUNT SINAI SCHOOL OF MEDICINE $657,633 Trans-NIH Recovery Act Research Support This application addresses broad Challenge Area (14) Stem Cells, and specific Challenge Topic 14-DK-104: In vitro differentiation of human Embryonic Stem Cells (ES)/Induced Pluripotent Stem Cells (iPS) to NIDDK relevant cells/tissues. Hemoglobinapathies, National Institutes of Health 4/09/2010
TRUSTEES OF COLUMBIA UNIVERSITY IN THE CITY OF NEW YORK $655,626 Trans-NIH Recovery Act Research Support iPS Cells As Models of ALS: To gain an understanding of the mechanisms underlying any given disease requires access to relevant cell classes on the same genetic background. Although ALS research has seen significant advances over recent years, this precon
This spending item is part of a $3,782,000 allocation. See details
National Institutes of Health 9/28/2009
TRUSTEES OF COLUMBIA UNIVERSITY IN THE CITY OF NEW YORK $655,122 Trans-NIH Recovery Act Research Support This application addresses broad Challenge Area (11) Regenerative Medicine and specific Challenge Topic, 11-HL-101* Develop cell-based therapies for cardiovascular, lung, and blood diseases. Given their self-renewing and pluripotent nature, human embryoni
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National Institutes of Health 4/21/2010
MOUNT SINAI SCHOOL OF MEDICINE $654,696 Trans-NIH Recovery Act Research Support The human sweet receptor, composed of the monomers T1R2 + T1R3, appears to be the main (and perhaps the only) receptor underlying sweet taste in humans. When co-expressed with a reporter G-protein in heterologous systems, this heterodimeric receptor respo
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National Institutes of Health 8/14/2009
THE TRUSTEES OF COLUMBIA UNIVERSITY IN THE CITY OF NEW YORK INC $651,665 Trans-NIH Recovery Act Research Support Many proteins undergo post-translational acetylation of the -amino group of lysine. Acetylation of histones and transcription factors, in competition with other modifications occurring on the same lysines, is well-established as a regulator of gene expres National Institutes of Health 9/18/2009
RESEARCH FOUNDATION FOR MENTAL HYGIENE INC $650,043 Trans-NIH Recovery Act Research Support The on-going study investigates how social-environmental exposures and selected biologicals, including the relationship between cortisol levels and resting heart rate, relate to a wide range of psychological outcomes. This supplement seeks to extend thes
This spending item is part of a $830,926 allocation. See details
National Institutes of Health 7/16/2009
NEW YORK UNIVERSITY (INC) $644,904 Trans-NIH Recovery Act Research Support We propose to develop a novel PET biomarker, [1-11C]Arachidonic Acid (AA) for the regional estimation of brain inflammation. Inflammation a well known feature of Alzheimer's disease (AD), is associated with amyloid plaques, neurofibrillary pathology, and
This spending item is part of a $1,656,764 allocation. See details
National Institutes of Health 9/29/2009
TRUSTEES OF COLUMBIA UNIVERSITY IN THE CITY OF NEW YORK $642,833 Trans-NIH Recovery Act Research Support Our preliminary observations, that formed the basis of this application, indicated that the transcription factor FoxO1, through its expression in osteoblasts, inhibits ?-cell proliferation, insulin secretion and insulin sensitivity. The proposed studies w National Institutes of Health 9/24/2009
NEW YORK UNIVERSITY (INC) $641,312 Trans-NIH Recovery Act Research Support We will implement and rigorously study a housing intervention (window replacement and/or repair) that can simultaneously reduce children's lead exposure, increase energy efficiency, reduce associated power plant emissions, and reduce foreclosures by incre
This spending item is part of a $924,863 allocation. See details
National Institutes of Health 9/30/2009
MOUNT SINAI SCHOOL OF MEDICINE $641,165 Trans-NIH Recovery Act Research Support This revision application proposes to use gain-of-function approaches to define the role of Eya1 in regulating hair cell differentiation program, which is not proposed in the parent grant. In the mammalian auditory system, degeneration of the sensory hai National Institutes of Health 9/17/2009
TRUSTEES OF COLUMBIA UNIVERSITY IN THE CITY OF NEW YORK $638,396 Trans-NIH Recovery Act Research Support The American Recovery and Reinvestment Act administrative supplement to the Northeast Biodefense Center will support selected research projects for a two-year period. Two projects were chosen based on the level of novelty and their potential to break new
This spending item is part of a $2,286,398 allocation. See details
National Institutes of Health 9/16/2009
WEILL MEDICAL COLLEGE OF CORNELL UNIVERSITY $638,318 Trans-NIH Recovery Act Research Support The purpose of this grant is to purchase a Olympus FV1000MPE multiphoton microscope to be used as the main instrument in a core facility at the Weill Cornell Medical College. The core facility serves translational and basic medical science investigators. National Institutes of Health 4/15/2010
SLOAN-KETTERING INSTITUTE FOR CANCER RESEARCH $636,334 Trans-NIH Recovery Act Research Support Chronic pain is a major public health problem that is only growing worse as the gaps in our knowledge base continue and the population at risk grows. We believe we have a cost effective solution that could become a model for other pain management facilit
This spending item is part of a $1,981,634 allocation. See details
National Institutes of Health 9/30/2009
TRUSTEES OF COLUMBIA UNIVERSITY IN THE CITY OF NEW YORK $631,983 Trans-NIH Recovery Act Research Support AMP-activated protein kinase (AMPK) coordinates metabolism with energy availability in eukaryotes by responding to changes in intracellular ATP and AMP levels. The kinase activity of AMPK is stimulated by AMP and inhibited by excess ATP, and it is thought National Institutes of Health 7/27/2009
RYAN, WILLIAM F COMMUNITY HEALTH CENTER INC $630,146 ARRA Health Center Integrated Services Development Initiative[g1] The Ryan Center provides primary care and preventive services to medically unserved and underserved populations in Manhattan, including the Upper West Side, Central Harlem, Washington Heights, the Lower East Side and Chelsea-Clinton. T... Show more Health Resources and Services Administration 3/27/2009
TRUSTEES OF COLUMBIA UNIVERSITY IN THE CITY OF NEW YORK $625,561 Trans-NIH Recovery Act Research Support The Columbia University Diabetes & Endocrinology Research Center integrates basic and translational diabetes research with existing institutional centers of excellence in obesity, atherosclerosis and cardiovascular biology to advance NIDDK?s core mission National Institutes of Health 9/21/2009
SAINT VINCENTS CATHOLIC MEDICAL CENTERS OF NEW YORK $621,402 ARRA Health Center Integrated Services Development Initiative[g1] The funds made available under this grant will be used to expand the quality and quantity of primary care services provided to the homeless population of New York City, by our medical center. The project has three components: 1) Mobil... Show more Health Resources and Services Administration 6/25/2009
TRUSTEES OF COLUMBIA UNIVERSITY IN THE CITY OF NEW YORK $621,030 Trans-NIH Recovery Act Research Support Tumor development is a multi-step process that depends upon the successive activation of oncogenes and inactivation of tumor suppressor genes. p53 is mutated in about 50% of human tumors and the p53 protein is known as a guardian of the genome because of National Institutes of Health 5/05/2009
ROCKEFELLER UNIVERSITY FACULTY AND STUDENTS CLUB INC, THE $618,491 Trans-NIH Recovery Act Research Support Using the Bleeding History Phenotyping System as a prototype of a comprehensive patient phenotyping instrument, this submission proposes the creation of a comprehensive, ontology-driven phenotyping system and database for Fanconi anemia (FA). FA is a dis National Institutes of Health 9/02/2009
SLOAN-KETTERING INSTITUTE FOR CANCER RESEARCH $616,720 Trans-NIH Recovery Act Research Support Abstract this project aims to establish a Lung Cancer Mutation Consortium (LCMC) consisting of 13 institutions with a major interest in lung cancer and genomic testing of lung cancer as documented by having major NCI grants in lung cancer. The LCMC member
This spending item is part of a $4,894,665 allocation. See details
National Institutes of Health 9/29/2009
NEW YORK FOUNDLING HOSPITAL, THE $616,245 ARRA - Head Start ARRA Cost of Living Adjustment(COLA), and Quality Improvement Funding consistent with the provision of Section 640(a)(5) of the Head Start Act. The NYF-PR HS and EHS programs continue to serve four municipalities namely; Catano, Coamo, San Juan and Vega A Administration for Children and Families 6/30/2009
MOUNT SINAI SCHOOL OF MEDICINE $612,264 Trans-NIH Recovery Act Research Support This project addresses the G?Applying Genomics and Other High Throughput TechnologiesG? thematic area. HIV-associated nephropathy (HIVAN) is a unique disease that results from the interplay of environmental factors (HIV), host responses to the virus, and
This spending item is part of a $1,950,000 allocation. See details
National Institutes of Health 9/29/2010
TRUSTEES OF COLUMBIA UNIVERSITY IN THE CITY OF NEW YORK $608,216 Trans-NIH Recovery Act Research Support We introduce the second generation theranostic devices that integrate multiple targeting moieties (e.g., antibody- or aptamer-based) with two additional molecular components: (1) molecular computing in order to analyze obtained disease signatures; and (2)
This spending item is part of a $1,814,520 allocation. See details
National Institutes of Health 9/29/2009
NEW YORK UNIVERSITY $607,886 Trans-NIH Recovery Act Research Support The goal of the parent grant is to implement and evaluate the utility of a brief training program to enhance the problme-solving, caregiving skills of familial caregivers for optimum symptom control in older cancer patients during post-treatment periods. National Institutes of Health 9/27/2010
THE HOSPITAL FOR SPECIAL SURGERY FUND INC $605,357 Trans-NIH Recovery Act Research Support The purpose of this study is to evaluate ultra-short echo (UTE) imaging as a buiomatker of meniscal integrity by biomechanical and histological measures in an ovine model of meniscal repair: site-specific meniscal T2* values will be correlated with corres
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National Institutes of Health 9/23/2009
TRUSTEES OF COLUMBIA UNIVERSITY IN THE CITY OF NEW YORK $604,769 Trans-NIH Recovery Act Research Support The broad Challenge Area is:09 Health Disparities. The specific Challenge Topic is: Develop tools to detect early indicators of health disparities, and to test collaborative interventions to reduce differential health care or outcomes of heart, lung,and
This spending item is part of a $998,507 allocation. See details
National Institutes of Health 9/23/2009
HEADWAY CORPORATE STAFF ADMINISTRATION $599,578 The mission of the Substance Abuse and Mental Health Services Administration (SAMHSA) is to reduce the impact of substance abuse and mental illness on America's communities. Conducted on a periodic basis from 1971-1988, and annually since 1990, the Natio
This spending item is part of a $2,500,562 allocation. See details
Substance Abuse and Mental Health Services Administration 7/16/2010
MOUNT SINAI SCHOOL OF MEDICINE $597,319 Trans-NIH Recovery Act Research Support Gene expression in response to environmental stimuli is dictated by chemical modifications of DNA and chromosomal DNA-packing histones, which work in concert to signify distinct nuclear activities such as chromatin structure change, gene activation and si National Institutes of Health 9/30/2009
WEILL MEDICAL COLLEGE OF CORNELL UNIVERSITY $595,394 Trans-NIH Recovery Act Research Support Parkinson?s Disease (PD) as well as other neurodegenerative diseases are associated with oxidative damage. In PD, there is an early reduction in reduced glutathione in the substantia nigra, as well as increases in markers of lipid, protein and DNA oxidati
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National Institutes of Health 9/16/2009
RESEARCH FOUNDATION OF THE CITY UNIVERSITY OF NEW YORK $594,218 Trans-NIH Recovery Act Research Support TThe Hunter School of Nursing, City University of New York (HCSON) is an active partner of the Weill Cornell Medical Center Clinical and Translational Science Center (CTSC), a cluster of institutions forming a unique and cohesive biomedical complex on Man National Institutes of Health 9/28/2009
WEILL MEDICAL COLLEGE OF CORNELL UNIVERSITY $591,500 Trans-NIH Recovery Act Research Support Health Relatedness: Over 400,000 Americans are afflicted with multiple sclerosis (MS), with severe disability ultimately affecting ~85% of the total MS population. Disability in MS is primarily due to demyelination and axonal injury. Axonal injury itself National Institutes of Health 9/28/2009
NEW YORK UNIVERSITY (INC) $590,479 Trans-NIH Recovery Act Research Support As antibiotics are becoming less and less effective against bacteria such as the notorious MRSA, there is a great need for new anti-infective strategies that do not involve conventional antibiotics. We propose to develop and implement two such strategies, National Institutes of Health 6/28/2010
TEACHERS COLLEGE, COLUMBIA UNIVERSITY $587,380 Trans-NIH Recovery Act Research Support This project examines adolescent health risk behaviors and their familial antecedents in the context of neighborhoods. Using data from the Project on Human Development in Chicago Neighborhoods (PHDCN), we will address the following research questions usin
This spending item is part of a $639,423 allocation. See details
National Institutes of Health 8/04/2009
MOUNT SINAI SCHOOL OF MEDICINE $585,251 Trans-NIH Recovery Act Research Support Advances in basic science research over the past 20 years have created new opportunities for targeted therapies for TBI, but such advances have failed to translate into successful clinical trials or treatments. Improving the quality of healthcare delivery
This spending item is part of a $4,131,403 allocation. See details
National Institutes of Health 9/28/2009
MOUNT SINAI SCHOOL OF MEDICINE $578,049 Trans-NIH Recovery Act Research Support Profound impairment in social interaction is a hallmark of autism spectrum disorders (ASD). Although improvement in social functioning is widely considered to be a crucial target for intervention, social skills treatments for school-age children have been National Institutes of Health 9/23/2009
TRUSTEES OF COLUMBIA UNIVERSITY IN THE CITY OF NEW YORK $577,621 Trans-NIH Recovery Act Research Support The overall goal of this project is to assess whether exposure to metabolites of endocrine disrupting compounds during pregnancy is associated with a) adverse development (cognitive function, height, weight, weight for height, and for females, age at mena
This spending item is part of a $1,003,311 allocation. See details
National Institutes of Health 9/14/2009
TRUSTEES OF COLUMBIA UNIVERSITY IN THE CITY OF NEW YORK $574,077 Trans-NIH Recovery Act Research Support This ARRA supplement under the parent U01 grant was funded to expand the original parent U01 scope of work. Based on our earlier meetings with NIMH and the US Army, the focus of this study was expanded in five ways: (i) the range of outcomes assessed; (i
This spending item is part of a $10,000,000 allocation. See details
National Institutes of Health 9/30/2009
SLOAN-KETTERING INSTITUTE FOR CANCER RESEARCH $572,700 Trans-NIH Recovery Act Research Support The broad focus of this research program is the epigenetic regulation of transcription and how this relates to cancer, and our program is rooted in the idea that an indexing system exists for our genome, or what has been referred to as a 'histone or epige
This spending item is part of a $2,595,872 allocation. See details
National Institutes of Health 9/29/2009
SLOAN-KETTERING INSTITUTE FOR CANCER RESEARCH $572,363 Trans-NIH Recovery Act Research Support This research program focuses on the development of new synthetic strategies for the total synthesis of biologically active complex alkaloid natural products. Within each total synthesis goal lies the implicit aim of discovering and exploiting new reactio National Institutes of Health 9/25/2009
NEW YORK UNIVERSITY $572,191 ARRA - Strategic Health IT Advanced Research Projects (SHARP) The Strategic Healthcare IT Advanced Research Projects on Security (SHARPS) project will advance the sophistication, development, and deployment of security and privacy for Health Information Technology (HIT) through long-term research tha... Show more
This spending item is part of a $15,000,000 allocation. See details
Health and Human Services, Department of 3/19/2010
ROCKEFELLER UNIVERSITY FACULTY AND STUDENTS CLUB INC, THE $561,080 Trans-NIH Recovery Act Research Support This application is in response to Notice number NOT-OD-09-058 and Notice title: NIH Announces the Availability of Recovery Act Funds for Competitive Revision Applications. We propose to expand the scope of R01 CA57973-16 Structure and function of the HCV National Institutes of Health 9/18/2009
AARON DIAMOND AIDS RESEARCH CENTER FOR THE CITY OF NEW YORK, INC, THE $555,738 Trans-NIH Recovery Act Research Support The first specific aim of the R01 grant Transmission and Fitness of Drug Resistant HIV-1, AI47033 is to determine the prevalence of transmitted drug resistant variants including those that may be resistant to new antiretroviral targets such as inhibitors National Institutes of Health 7/31/2009
INSTITUTE FOR FAMILY HEALTH, THE $553,706 ARRA Health Center Integrated Services Development Initiative[g1] This grant supports the development of a risk stratification protocol that uses data from an electronic health record system to rank patients according to their risk for developing diabetes . The protocol has been used to identify pat... Show more
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Health Resources and Services Administration 9/19/2009
TRUSTEES OF COLUMBIA UNIVERSITY IN THE CITY OF NEW YORK $545,563 Trans-NIH Recovery Act Research Support We have developed a plan for a NINDS research organization/consortium to develop, characterize and study iPS cell lines for Parkinson's disease (PD). The overall goal of this consortium of multiple- Pis (see leadership plan) is to organize the rapidly exp
This spending item is part of a $3,700,091 allocation. See details
National Institutes of Health 9/28/2009
NEW YORK UNIVERSITY (INC) $544,362 Trans-NIH Recovery Act Research Support Quantitative MRI of Microstructure and Iron Homeostasis in ADHD Brain Attention-Deficit/Hyperactivity Disorder is the most studied condition in child psychiatry, reflecting its high prevalence and significant lifelong impairment. Despite progress in docu National Institutes of Health 5/08/2009
MOUNT SINAI HOSPITAL $543,000 ARRA - Health Information Technology Extension Program Funding will be used to establish the NYC Regional Extension Adoption Center for Health (NYC REACH), which will guide priority primary care providers through Electronic Health Record (EHR) implementation to meet the federal Meaningful Use require... Show more
This spending item is part of a $22,808,028 allocation. See details
Health and Human Services, Department of 2/08/2010
EAST HARLEM COUNCIL FOR HUMAN SERVICES INC $536,405 ARRA Health Center Integrated Services Development Initiative[g1] Funds under CIP supported by ARRA Capital Improvement Program (CIP) Award ID: C81CS13569 Purpose and Scope: Funds will be used for the acquisition of furniture and equipment to replace or augment the existing furniture and equipment... Show more Health Resources and Services Administration 6/26/2009
WEILL MEDICAL COLLEGE OF CORNELL UNIVERSITY $535,857 Trans-NIH Recovery Act Research Support Rationale: We have developed urinary cell mRNA profiling protocols and demonstrated that measurement of urinary cell mRNAs offers a noninvasive means of diagnosing acute rejection. We have reported, for the first time, that: (a) urinary cell levels of mRN National Institutes of Health 9/17/2009
RFCUNY - CITY UNIVERSITY OF NEW YORK $535,000 ARRA - Head Start Funding shall be used by the New York State Office of Children and Family Services' Council on Children and Families to improve coordination and collaboration among early childhood education and care, and health related programs and services in the State.
This spending item is part of a $5,588,550 allocation. See details
Administration for Children and Families 8/09/2010
TRUSTEES OF COLUMBIA UNIVERSITY IN THE CITY OF NEW YORK $533,649 Trans-NIH Recovery Act Research Support Gamma-secretase inhibitors (GSIs), which block the presenilin-gamma secretase complex, inhibit the production of amyloidogenic A? beta peptides involved in the pathogenesis of Alzheimer?s disease and the activation of NOTCH receptors. Recent identificatio National Institutes of Health 9/28/2009
SLOAN-KETTERING INSTITUTE FOR CANCER RESEARCH $532,000 Trans-NIH Recovery Act Research Support Our long-term goal is to understand essential, conserved genes and mechanisms driving myoblast fusion. Our central hypothesis in our proposal is that specific cytoskeletal rearrangements are critical for all myoblast fusions. Our strong preliminary result National Institutes of Health 9/30/2009
SLOAN-KETTERING INSTITUTE FOR CANCER RESEARCH $532,000 Trans-NIH Recovery Act Research Support This award is issued in response to Notice OD-09-060, Recovery Act Administrative Supplements Providing Summer Research Experiences for Students and Science Educators. DESCRIPTION (provided by applicant): Within the pilot phase of The Cancer Genome Atlas National Institutes of Health 9/01/2009
MOUNT SINAI SCHOOL OF MEDICINE $528,932 Trans-NIH Recovery Act Research Support Chronic allograft nephropathy (CAN) remains the most common cause of graft loss. However, the term CAN does not delineate the specific underlying pathologic process but rather refers to the chronic injury resulting from multiple potential factors. More re National Institutes of Health 9/21/2009
TRUSTEES OF COLUMBIA UNIVERSITY IN THE CITY OF NEW YORK $526,865 Trans-NIH Recovery Act Research Support 'In all 5 patients included in the combined kidney and bone marrow transplantation (CKBMT) study, analysis of PBMC (peripheral blood mononuclear cells) revealed transient multi-lineage mixed chimerism (presence of both donor- and recipient-derived cells).
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National Institutes of Health 7/21/2010
TRUSTEES OF COLUMBIA UNIVERSITY IN THE CITY OF NEW YORK $526,578 Trans-NIH Recovery Act Research Support This application is in response to RFA-OD-09-004, 'GO' grants program area: ARRA Medical Sequencing Discovery Projects. Despite clear evidence for the importance of genetics in susceptibility to epilepsy, only limited progress has been made in identifying
This spending item is part of a $2,000,025 allocation. See details
National Institutes of Health 9/25/2009
WEILL MEDICAL COLLEGE OF CORNELL UNIVERSITY $525,353 Trans-NIH Recovery Act Research Support Dysfunction of GABAergic interneurons of the cerebral cortex has been implicated in a variety of major neuropsychiatric illnesses, including schizophrenia, autism, anxiety, and epilepsy (where depression is a major source of suffering). However, both our
This spending item is part of a $999,213 allocation. See details
National Institutes of Health 9/30/2009
THE HOSPITAL FOR SPECIAL SURGERY FUND INC $525,000 Trans-NIH Recovery Act Research Support The purpose of this proposal is to determine the mechanisms for the loss of B cell tolerance to phospholipids and for tissue damage by anti-phospholipid antibodies in NZW/BXSB F1 (W/B) mice. W/B mice develop both proliferative glomerulonephritis and spon National Institutes of Health 7/23/2009
NEW YORK UNIVERSITY (INC) $524,340 Trans-NIH Recovery Act Research Support This application addresses broad Challenge area (04) Clinical research, and specific Challenge Topic 04-HL-103 Assess the role of leukocyte interaction with platelets, erythrocytes, and endothelium in the pathogenesis of heart, lung, and blood diseases. C
This spending item is part of a $997,106 allocation. See details
National Institutes of Health 9/25/2009
TRUSTEES OF COLUMBIA UNIVERSITY IN THE CITY OF NEW YORK $521,296 Trans-NIH Recovery Act Research Support This NCRR Administrative Supplement Request for Research workforce Development and Dissemination seeks support for the Irving Institute for Clinical and Translational Research (IICTR) at Columbia University seeks to leverage its clinical/translational (C/
This spending item is part of a $599,999 allocation. See details
National Institutes of Health 9/18/2009
WEILL MEDICAL COLLEGE OF CORNELL UNIVERSITY $517,169 Trans-NIH Recovery Act Research Support Multiple myeloma (MM) is the second most common hematopoietic cancer. MM ultimately becomes refractory to treatment when self-renewing MM cells begin unrestrained proliferation by unknown mechanisms. Our goal is to develop novel and superior therapeutic s
This spending item is part of a $756,831 allocation. See details
National Institutes of Health 8/12/2009
WEILL MEDICAL COLLEGE OF CORNELL UNIVERSITY $515,230 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
This spending item is part of a $2,505,191 allocation. See details
National Institutes of Health 9/29/2009
MOUNT SINAI SCHOOL OF MEDICINE $514,492 Trans-NIH Recovery Act Research Support Autism spectrum disorders (ASD) are marked by significant impairments in social functioning and social cognition; although these symptoms are core features of ASD-and perhaps the most debilitating-there has been little headway in the development of pharma
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National Institutes of Health 9/24/2009
NEW YORK UNIVERSITY (INC) $508,847 Trans-NIH Recovery Act Research Support DESCRIPTION (provided by applicant): This is a Competitive Revision Application to grant 2 R01 NS045217-06 titled Molecular components of A-type K+ channels in response to Notice Number (NOT-OD-09-058) titled :NIH Announces the Availability of Recovery A National Institutes of Health 9/25/2009
MOUNT SINAI SCHOOL OF MEDICINE $508,500 Trans-NIH Recovery Act Research Support The increasing prevalence of diabetes and obesity constitutes one of the greatest challenges to public health in the U.S. and in the world. We have shown that a single gene product, glucokinase, expressed in a relatively small number of cells in the brain National Institutes of Health 6/11/2009
WEILL MEDICAL COLLEGE OF CORNELL UNIVERSITY $507,780 Trans-NIH Recovery Act Research Support Adenovirus infection results in a robust stimulation of the inflammatory and adaptive arms of the immune system. Initiation of the antiviral immune response depends on early recognition by sentinel immune cells such as macrophage and dendritic cells. Once National Institutes of Health 7/26/2010
COMMUNITY HEALTHCARE NETWORK, INC. $505,817 ARRA Health Center Integrated Services Development Initiative[g1] ARRA - Increase Services to Health Centers. Community Healthcare Network's (CHN) will add new staff to expand health center services at the Long Island City Health Center located in Queens and Caribbean House Health Center located in ... Show more Health Resources and Services Administration 3/23/2009
MOUNT SINAI SCHOOL OF MEDICINE $502,089 The Contractor shall provide services to the National Institute of Biomedical Imaging and Bioengineering (NIBIB) in the design, development, and launch of an Internet-based network for patient-controlled medical image sharing built upon the Integrating th
This spending item is part of a $4,697,377 allocation. See details
National Institutes of Health 9/30/2009
NEW YORK UNIVERSITY $500,000 Trans-NIH Recovery Act Research Support This grant application addresses necessary facility improvements at NYUG??s two main animal facilities at the Washington Square Campus critical to support funded investigators in Neural Science, Biology, and associated departments of the University and t National Institutes of Health 7/15/2009
RESEARCH FOUNDATION FOR MENTAL HYGIENE INC $500,000 Trans-NIH Recovery Act Research Support This project supports renovation of the animal care facility of the New York State Psychiatric Institute. The goals are 1) improve and increase housing and testing space for rodents by creating a barrier facility within which all housing and testing of m National Institutes of Health 7/16/2009
THE TRUSTEES OF COLUMBIA UNIVERSITY IN THE CITY OF NEW YORK INC $500,000 Trans-NIH Recovery Act Research Support Funding is requested for a 500 MHz NMR spectrometer to replace a 15 year old, outdated 500 MHz NMR. The new instrument is necessary for the solution-state NMR needs of the NIH user group at Columbia University that consists of 10 faculty who in aggregate National Institutes of Health 3/25/2010
MOUNT SINAI SCHOOL OF MEDICINE $500,000 Trans-NIH Recovery Act Research Support A multiphoton laser scanning microscope is requested for the use of eight major users at the Mount Sinai School of Medicine. The instrument will be used for multichannel fluorescence and second harmonic generation imaging of a variety of organs and tissue National Institutes of Health 5/27/2010
TRUSTEES OF COLUMBIA UNIVERSITY IN THE CITY OF NEW YORK $500,000 Trans-NIH Recovery Act Research Support High-resolution structures of biological molecules obtained through x-ray crystallography provide among the most important sources of data for understanding function and mechanism. However, the process of crystallization presents a major bottleneck since National Institutes of Health 6/10/2010
TRUSTEES OF COLUMBIA UNIVERSITY IN THE CITY OF NEW YORK $499,987 Trans-NIH Recovery Act Research Support This funds from this competitive supplement are being used to pursue experiments in Aim 1 of the parent R01, entitled G?Molecular Events in Urinary Tract FormationG?, which was dropped due to insufficient funds. This proposal focuses on understanding how National Institutes of Health 9/25/2009
WEILL MEDICAL COLLEGE OF CORNELL UNIVERSITY $499,576 Trans-NIH Recovery Act Research Support M. tuberculosis (Mtb) has caused a global health emergency. Yet little new chemotherapy against Mtb has emerged in decades. This application aims to target a pathway in the pathogen that is not essential for the pathogen to survive in vitro but is essenti National Institutes of Health 6/21/2010
TRUSTEES OF COLUMBIA UNIVERSITY IN THE CITY OF NEW YORK $499,462 Trans-NIH Recovery Act Research Support This is a request to replace a 2-photon confocal microscope that was purchased in 1999 with a new system incorporating several advances in multiphoton microscopy. The requested system consists of the Zeiss LSM 710 NLO confocal system and Coherent Chameleo National Institutes of Health 4/22/2010
WEILL MEDICAL COLLEGE OF CORNELL UNIVERSITY $499,329 Trans-NIH Recovery Act Research Support M. tuberculosis (Mtb) has caused a global health emergency. Yet little new chemotherapy against Mtb has emerged in decades. This application aims to target a pathway in the pathogen that is not essential for the pathogen to survive in vitro but is essenti National Institutes of Health 7/17/2009
TRUSTEES OF COLUMBIA UNIVERSITY IN THE CITY OF NEW YORK $497,679 Trans-NIH Recovery Act Research Support Little is known about the developmental mechanisms that determine kidney size and nephron number. Two major renal cell lineages are collecting ducts, which derive from ureteric bud (UB), and nephron epithelia, which derive from metanephric mesenchyme (M National Institutes of Health 9/22/2009
TRUSTEES OF COLUMBIA UNIVERSITY IN THE CITY OF NEW YORK $497,557 Trans-NIH Recovery Act Research Support The human body encounters most pathogens through mucosal sites. Two main portals are the lung and gut, where pathogens are encountered through the aerodigestive tract mucosa and oral ingestion, respectively. While both of these organs harbor resident immu National Institutes of Health 9/27/2010
THE TRUSTEES OF COLUMBIA UNIVERSITY IN THE CITY OF NEW YORK INC $496,368 Trans-NIH Recovery Act Research Support In response to PAR-09-028: Shared Instrumentation Grant Program (S10), this application requests support for a state-of-the-art BioScope Catalyst Atomic Force Microscope (AFM) system (Veeco Instruments, Plainview, NY) integrated with a new Olympus IX81 in National Institutes of Health 4/22/2010
TRUSTEES OF COLUMBIA UNIVERSITY IN THE CITY OF NEW YORK $495,000 Trans-NIH Recovery Act Research Support Funding is requested to upgrade a 12-year-old 600 MHz MR spectrometer with a Bruker Biospin AVANCE IIINMR Console, quadruple resonance inverse detection QCI CryoProbe, and SampleJet automated sample changer. The requested equipment will be installed on an National Institutes of Health 2/18/2010
The Trustees of Columbia University In The City of New York Inc $489,873 Trans-NIH Recovery Act Research Support This application addresses broad challenge area 'Stem cells' and specific area: 'Understanding the Heterogeneity of Cancer and its Environment' (14-CA-102). Tumor stroma interactions are widely recognized to be crucial modifiers of the biology of cancer,
This spending item is part of a $999,869 allocation. See details
National Institutes of Health 9/29/2009
SLOAN-KETTERING INSTITUTE FOR CANCER RESEARCH $488,183 Trans-NIH Recovery Act Research Support The PS-OC has organized a leadership structure to provide expertise and fully support all initiatives. The leadership consists of the Principal Investigator, Franziska Michor, PhD, and the Senior Co-investigator, Eric Holland, MD, PhD. Support personnel c
This spending item is part of a $2,749,336 allocation. See details
National Institutes of Health 9/23/2010
SLOAN-KETTERING INSTITUTE FOR CANCER RESEARCH $487,734 Trans-NIH Recovery Act Research Support This application addresses the broad Challenge Area (15) Translational Science, 15-CA-103: Thyroid Cancer Cell Line Project which is in direct response to our recent discovery showing that 17 out of 40 'thyroid' cancer cell lines are either redundant or m
This spending item is part of a $999,914 allocation. See details
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MOUNT SINAI SCHOOL OF MEDICINE $486,489 Trans-NIH Recovery Act Research Support A high-throughput workstation for cell-based assays is requested for the use for researchers at the Mount Sinai School of Medicine. This system is comprised of a liquid handler integrated with a plate reader (with fluorescence, luminescence and absorbance National Institutes of Health 7/01/2010
NEW YORK UNIVERSITY (INC) $485,500 Trans-NIH Recovery Act Research Support The DNA Sequencing Facility within the Skirball Institute at New York University Langone Medical Center provides sequencing services to about 200 labs and hundreds of scientists in the NYU community. As a core facility, the sequencing lab offers state-of- National Institutes of Health 3/25/2010
WEILL MEDICAL COLLEGE OF CORNELL UNIVERSITY $485,241 Trans-NIH Recovery Act Research Support We propose to evaluate the potential of integrase-defective lentiviral vectors (ID-LV) for the generation of a protective immune response in the mouse model of influenza type A virus infection using the internal nucleoprotein as antigen. We will compare t National Institutes of Health 7/17/2009
TRUSTEES OF COLUMBIA UNIVERSITY IN THE CITY OF NEW YORK $482,125 Trans-NIH Recovery Act Research Support This project responds to Notice NOT-OD-09-058, Enabling RPGs to Leverage NCRR Center and Center-like Programs. The overall goal of our research is to dissect the regulation of plasmacytoid dendritic cells (PDC) development and function at the molecular National Institutes of Health 9/28/2009
TRUSTEES OF COLUMBIA UNIVERSITY IN THE CITY OF NEW YORK $481,303 Trans-NIH Recovery Act Research Support The award 'Predicting pancreatic cancer responses for a Parp inhibitor-based clinical trial' is part of a larger effort by our group to identify the genetic basis of pancreatic cancer and to use that information to develop personalized therapies to fight
This spending item is part of a $1,912,026 allocation. See details
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NEW YORK UNIVERSITY (INC) $480,900 Trans-NIH Recovery Act Research Support The DNA Sequencing Facility within the Skirball Institute at New York University Langone Medical Center provides sequencing services to about 200 labs and hundreds of scientists in the NYU community. As a core facility, the sequencing lab offers state-of- National Institutes of Health 3/25/2010
RFCUNY - CITY COLLEGE $478,954 Trans-NIH Recovery Act Research Support When one chooses to look at something, one makes a saccadic eye movement to it. Because saccades are so brief, they cannot be guided by visual feedback, but must rely on feedback after each saccade to check the accuracy of that movement and, if needed, to National Institutes of Health 7/17/2009
MOUNT SINAI SCHOOL OF MEDICINE $478,858 Trans-NIH Recovery Act Research Support The parent grant of this supplement application is focused on testing the mechanistic hypothesis that oligodendrocyte and myelin related (OMR) gene and protein expression deficits in schizophrenia (SZ) are due, at least in part, to abnormalities in the ex National Institutes of Health 9/17/2009
SLOAN-KETTERING INSTITUTE FOR CANCER RESEARCH $478,830 Trans-NIH Recovery Act Research Support This award is issued in response to Notice OD-09-060, Recovery Act Administrative Supplements Providing Summer Research Experiences for Students and Science Educators. DESCRIPTION (provided by applicant): Memorial Sloan-Kettering Cancer Center (MSKCC) Mem National Institutes of Health 9/21/2009
COMMUNITY HEALTH CARE ASSOCIATION OF NEW YORK STATE, INC. $478,125 ARRA Health Center Integrated Services Development Initiative[g1] The Community Health Care Association of New York State (CHCANYS), New YorkG??s 38-year old Primary Care Association and home to the New York Health Choice Network (NYHCN), our statewide Health Center Controlled Network (HCCN), request... Show more Health Resources and Services Administration 9/14/2009
CHARLES B. WANG COMMUNITY HEALTH CENTER, INC. $475,976 ARRA Health Center Integrated Services Development Initiative[g1] The Charles B. Wang Community Health Center will expand services to underserved Asian Americans in NYC. The project will add 7.95 FTE staff to expand primary care services to serve 1,600 new users and 7,200 additional medical visits. ... Show more Health Resources and Services Administration 3/27/2009
BETANCES HEALTH CENTER $475,925 ARRA Health Center Integrated Services Development Initiative[g1] Grant Name: Betances Health Center Oral Health Service Expansion. The goal of the project is to enhance access to oral health care for underserved residents of the Lower East Side of New York county. With expanded access to oral healt... Show more Health Resources and Services Administration 6/29/2009
NEW YORK BLOOD CENTER, INC., THE $475,593 Trans-NIH Recovery Act Research Support This Administrative Supplement, awarded under the ARRA of 2009 to the parent grant, the Columbia Collaborative HIV/AIDS Clinical Trials Unit (CC-CTU), is focused specifically on assisting with the enrollment to the flagship study of the HIV Vaccine Trials
This spending item is part of a $1,601,545 allocation. See details
National Institutes of Health 9/01/2009
RESEARCH FOUNDATION FOR MENTAL HYGIENE INC $474,203 Trans-NIH Recovery Act Research Support This study will examine racial/ethnic disparities in terms of the dynamic longitudinal relationship between substance use and juvenile/criminal justice system involvement, and in terms of access to treatment services for substance use related problems, fr
This spending item is part of a $735,705 allocation. See details
National Institutes of Health 6/01/2009
WEILL MEDICAL COLLEGE OF CORNELL UNIVERSITY $473,959 Trans-NIH Recovery Act Research Support A one-year NIH R56 (Bridge Award) grant to Dr. Henry Murray to support his continued laboratory research in the treatment of leishmaniasis, a parasitic infection. Expected outcome are: (a) the generation of new scientific results in experimentally infect National Institutes of Health 6/04/2009
SLOAN-KETTERING INSTITUTE FOR CANCER RESEARCH $473,860 Trans-NIH Recovery Act Research Support Dysfunction of GABAergic interneurons of the cerebral cortex has been implicated in a variety of major neuropsychiatric illnesses, including schizophrenia, autism, anxiety, and epilepsy (where depression is a major source of suffering). However, both our
This spending item is part of a $999,213 allocation. See details
National Institutes of Health 9/30/2009
NEW YORK UNIVERSITY (INC) $473,618 Trans-NIH Recovery Act Research Support Lymphocytes are highly motile cells that move through secondary lymphoid tissues at high speed in response to chemokines, temporarily arrest migration through formation of an immunological synapse when they encounter antigen, and then renew rapid migratio National Institutes of Health 5/21/2009
NEW YORK UNIVERSITY (INC) $469,716 Trans-NIH Recovery Act Research Support Only a fraction of the enormous potential of ionizing radiation has been described and understood at molecular and genetic levels, and much of our understanding has not yet been harnessed in modern medicine. We are proposing to acquire a new preclinical i National Institutes of Health 4/15/2010
MOUNT SINAI SCHOOL OF MEDICINE $469,198 Trans-NIH Recovery Act Research Support The atomic force microscope (AFM) was originally designed as a high-resolution imaging tool for semiconductor scanning applications to allow measurement of atomic level features and forces. The ability to be used in an aqueous environment also allows inte National Institutes of Health 7/08/2010
NEW YORK UNIVERSITY (INC) $466,205 Trans-NIH Recovery Act Research Support NIH identified five gateway areas to increasing public trust in clinical research: building trust through community partnerships; building relationships with patients; building partnerships with community providers; building trust in scientists; and build
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National Institutes of Health 9/28/2009
MOUNT SINAI SCHOOL OF MEDICINE $466,125 Trans-NIH Recovery Act Research Support ): For most infections, the immune system confers long-term and sometimes life-long protection against many microbial pathogens. One encounter with a microbial pathogen is sufficient to allow the immune system to remember this pathogen for decades to come National Institutes of Health 6/04/2009
MOUNT SINAI SCHOOL OF MEDICINE $466,125 Trans-NIH Recovery Act Research Support During recent years, the vesicles of the endosomal/lysosomal (E/L) system have emerged as key sites for the regulation of many cellular functions. Their biological importance is exemplified by the occurrence of numerous lysosomal storage diseases (LSDs), National Institutes of Health 6/05/2009
MOUNT SINAI SCHOOL OF MEDICINE $466,125 Trans-NIH Recovery Act Research Support Frizzled (Fz) receptors act as signal transducers of Wnt growth factors via several effector pathways, notably Wnt/2-catenin (2-cat) and Fz/planar cell polarity (PCP) signaling. Fz/PCP and Wnt-Fz/2-cat signaling diverge downstream of the cytoplasmic facto National Institutes of Health 8/11/2009
MOUNT SINAI SCHOOL OF MEDICINE $466,125 Trans-NIH Recovery Act Research Support NPC1 disease is a severe lysosomal lipidosis in which the egress of cholesterol and other lipids from the endosomal/lysosomal (E/L) system is impeded, leading to severe neurodegeneration and premature demise. At present there are no treatment options for National Institutes of Health 5/15/2009
NEW YORK UNIVERSITY (INC) $464,969 Trans-NIH Recovery Act Research Support An estimated 36 million people worldwide have Human Immunodeficiency Virus (HIV) infection, while over 300 million have Hepatitis B Virus (HBV) infection. Among those with HBV mono-infection, HBe seroconversion from the state of Hepatitis B e antigen (HBe National Institutes of Health 6/04/2009
NEW YORK UNIVERSITY (INC) $464,938 Trans-NIH Recovery Act Research Support Trichomoniasis is the most common non-viral STD, estimated to cause ~174 million infections world-wide each year. The Trichomonas vaginalis parasite resides in the urogenital tract of both sexes and can cause vaginitis in women and urethritis and prostati National Institutes of Health 6/18/2009
NEW YORK UNIVERSITY (INC) $464,916 Trans-NIH Recovery Act Research Support KATP channels are integral to the functions of many different types of cells and tissues. However, even though they were first described almost 25 years ago, the physiological and pathophysiological roles of these channels are only now emerging for most t National Institutes of Health 5/15/2009
ROCKEFELLER UNIVERSITY FACULTY AND STUDENTS CLUB INC, THE $464,646 Trans-NIH Recovery Act Research Support Plague caused by the bacterium, Yersinia pestis (Y. pestis) remains an infectious disease of concern to public health due to the absence of a vaccine for humans and the isolation of antibiotic-resistant bacteria. Y. pestis is also a threat as a biological National Institutes of Health 6/04/2009
WEILL MEDICAL COLLEGE OF CORNELL UNIVERSITY $464,635 Trans-NIH Recovery Act Research Support Parkinson's disease (PD) is a devastating neurodegenerative movement disorder characterized by a loss of dopamine-containing neurons of substantia nigra, which currently affects about 1.5 million people in the United States. While the causes of PD are unk National Institutes of Health 6/01/2009
NEW YORK UNIVERSITY (INC) $463,840 Trans-NIH Recovery Act Research Support DESCRIPTION (provided by applicant): We request funds to purchase the Vevo 2100 high resolution ultrasound imaging system from Visualsonics. Biomedical imaging has emerged as an essential tool in the phenotypic analysis of experimental animal model system National Institutes of Health 1/29/2010
ROCKEFELLER UNIVERSITY FACULTY AND STUDENTS CLUB INC, THE $463,756 Trans-NIH Recovery Act Research Support Streptococcus pneumoniae has remained one of the major causative agents of potentially life threatening human disease in our era. Nevertheless, introduction of antibiotics (penicillin) and - more recently - the conjugate vaccine provoked major evolutionar
This spending item is part of a $1,278,754 allocation. See details
National Institutes of Health 7/17/2009
MOUNT SINAI SCHOOL OF MEDICINE $459,286 Trans-NIH Recovery Act Research Support This application addresses broad Challenge Area (04) Clinical Research, and the specific Challenge Topic 04-HL-103 Assess the role of leukocyte interaction with platelets, erythrocytes, and endothelium in the pathogenesis of heart, lung, and blood disease National Institutes of Health 9/21/2009
TRUSTEES OF COLUMBIA UNIVERSITY IN THE CITY OF NEW YORK $458,778 Trans-NIH Recovery Act Research Support This application requests funds to purchase an Applied Biosystems MDS SCIEX 4000 QTRAP triple quadrupole mass spectrometer and an Agilent 1200 LC system needed for operation of the LC/MS/MS instrument. The instrument will be used in a new lipid analysis c National Institutes of Health 6/08/2009
WEILL MEDICAL COLLEGE OF CORNELL UNIVERSITY $456,374 Trans-NIH Recovery Act Research Support As the numbers of patients continue to rise after high-dose chemotherapy and/ or irradiation for cancer and other diseases, more attention is focused on improving their quality-of-life, with fertility one of the top priorities for young people. Women have National Institutes of Health 9/22/2009
AARON DIAMOND AIDS RESEARCH CENTER FOR THE CITY OF NEW YORK, INC, THE $456,250 Trans-NIH Recovery Act Research Support The overall purpose of the award is to discover how glycolipids activate Natural Killer T (NKT) cells, a key component of the innate immune system. In learning about the mechanisms of how glycolipids function, we hope to determine whether or not this clas National Institutes of Health 8/11/2009
MOUNT SINAI SCHOOL OF MEDICINE $453,372 Trans-NIH Recovery Act Research Support This proposal uses knowledge gained from extensive research into the activity of the influenza virus NS1 protein, to devise a strategy that will lead to the discovery of new influenza virus drug candidates. It is widely acknowledged that the consequences National Institutes of Health 6/04/2009
WEILL MEDICAL COLLEGE OF CORNELL UNIVERSITY $452,638 Trans-NIH Recovery Act Research Support Parkinson?s disease (PD) is the second most common neurodegenerative disease. Mutations in Leucine-rich-repeat-kinase 2 (LRRK2), the newly identified causative gene for PARK8 type PD with autosomal dominant inheritance, are the MOST PREVALENT genetic caus National Institutes of Health 9/20/2009
TRUSTEES OF COLUMBIA UNIVERSITY IN THE CITY OF NEW YORK $452,459 Trans-NIH Recovery Act Research Support The NCRR/OAR sponsored programs to establish and maintain breeding colonies of specific pathogen-free rhesus macaques has been an unequivocal success, providing valuable research animal resources for AIDS-related research. Domestic production, the only so
This spending item is part of a $500,412 allocation. See details
National Institutes of Health 9/17/2009
TRUSTEES OF COLUMBIA UNIVERSITY IN THE CITY OF NEW YORK $452,459 Trans-NIH Recovery Act Research Support The optimal treatment of chronic diseases represents a major challenge, including overcoming barriers such as access to health care. This proposal addresses the growing public health issue of diabetes and its complications. The incidence of diabetes is so
This spending item is part of a $595,841 allocation. See details
National Institutes of Health 8/20/2009
TRUSTEES OF COLUMBIA UNIVERSITY IN THE CITY OF NEW YORK $451,596 Trans-NIH Recovery Act Research Support iPS Cells As Models of ALS: To gain an understanding of the mechanisms underlying any given disease requires access to relevant cell classes on the same genetic background. Although ALS research has seen significant advances over recent years, this precon
This spending item is part of a $3,782,000 allocation. See details
National Institutes of Health 9/28/2009
ROCKEFELLER UNIVERSITY FACULTY AND STUDENTS CLUB INC, THE $451,106 Trans-NIH Recovery Act Research Support This application addresses broad Challenge Area 11, entitled Regenerative Medicine. The specific Challenge Topic is 11-DC-101, Hair Cell Regeneration and Maintenance. Deafness and lesser degrees of hearing impairment have an enormous impact on modern soci National Institutes of Health 9/17/2009
WEILL MEDICAL COLLEGE OF CORNELL UNIVERSITY $450,000 Trans-NIH Recovery Act Research Support A central question in neurodegenerative diseases is how specific populations of neurons undergo cell death. Selective degeneration of motor neurons occurs in the setting of diverse insults including RNA viruses such as HIV and West Nile, and in heritable
This spending item is part of a $467,500 allocation. See details
National Institutes of Health 6/03/2009
MOUNT SINAI SCHOOL OF MEDICINE $449,176 Trans-NIH Recovery Act Research Support The experiments in this project are designed to generate improved vaccines against HIV-1 based on recombinant vesicular stomatitis viruses. The vaccine vectors developed in this project will be compared with recombinant RV and NDV vectors generated in pro
This spending item is part of a $2,676,279 allocation. See details
National Institutes of Health 9/01/2009
SLOAN-KETTERING INSTITUTE FOR CANCER RESEARCH $446,875 MSKCC has been awarded a contract to provide tumor types to the NCI for The Cancer Genome Atlas (TCGA) project. Specifically this award is to fund the provision of kidney tissues (200 cases). These cases are all primary and untreated. The collection of National Institutes of Health 4/21/2010
NEW YORK UNIVERSITY (INC) $446,697 Trans-NIH Recovery Act Research Support Given our long-term goal to discover new therapeutic approaches that can improve patient outcomes, we will investigate a novel therapeutic strategy, intranasal drug delivery, aiming to inhibit the invasion of glioma cells. The proposed studies are the fir
This spending item is part of a $481,691 allocation. See details
National Institutes of Health 7/15/2009
TRUSTEES OF COLUMBIA UNIVERSITY IN THE CITY OF NEW YORK $443,864 Trans-NIH Recovery Act Research Support The ability of malignant glioma cells to invade normal brain severely limits all current therapies for this devastating disease. Blocking this process could therefore convert gliomas from an invasive, whole brain disease to a local diseaseG??one that coul
This spending item is part of a $1,000,000 allocation. See details
National Institutes of Health 9/29/2009
ST LUKE'S-ROOSEVELT HOSPITAL CENTER $443,331 Trans-NIH Recovery Act Research Support DESCRIPTION (provided by applicant): Exploring Specific Metabolic Rates of Major Cell Categories in Adiposity-Diverse Adults ABSTRACT Obesity is a significant health problem in the USA. Previous studies observed that obese adults have greater resting ener National Institutes of Health 7/16/2009
NEW YORK BLOOD CENTER, INC., THE $442,175 Trans-NIH Recovery Act Research Support Overall purpose: Identification of molecular signatures of antibody responders in transfused recipients through analysis of phenotypic and functional characteristics of regulatory T cells and effector T-cells during red cell transfusions. National Institutes of Health 8/31/2009
TRUSTEES OF COLUMBIA UNIVERSITY IN THE CITY OF NEW YORK $441,700 Trans-NIH Recovery Act Research Support This proposal aims to develop an 18F-labeled agonist PET probe for in vivo quantification of the G-protein coupled high affinity serotonin 1A (5-HT1A) receptors in baboon. We have two major motivations for developing an 18F labeled 5-HT1A receptor agonist National Institutes of Health 5/05/2009
MOUNT SINAI SCHOOL OF MEDICINE $438,740 Trans-NIH Recovery Act Research Support We propose to collect and analyze the first ever whole exome sequence data from patients with schizophrenia (SCZ, n > 118), bipolar disorder (BPD, n > 118) and controls (n >116). By providing the first comprehensive evaluation of coding variation in in
This spending item is part of a $6,150,000 allocation. See details
National Institutes of Health 9/30/2009
NEW YORK UNIVERSITY (INC) $438,028 Trans-NIH Recovery Act Research Support This proposal requests support for the purchase of a Zeiss LSM 710 confocal microscope, which will be a shared resource crucial to the work of five Major User laboratories at NYU School of Medicine as well as a valuable resource to outside users in the wi National Institutes of Health 5/14/2009
THE HOSPITAL FOR SPECIAL SURGERY FUND INC $437,916 Trans-NIH Recovery Act Research Support Defects in the appropriate regulation of T cell function and homeostasis are fundamental to the pathogenesis of Systemic Lupus Erythematosus (SLE). Classically, SLE exhibits a striking gender bias and preferentially affects women. Although sex hormones, National Institutes of Health 6/04/2010
NEW YORK UNIVERSITY (INC) $436,997 Trans-NIH Recovery Act Research Support The purposed investigations will extend for one year an ongoing study of HIV-specifi cellular immune responses developing during acute and recent HIV infection. HIV-specific responses are assessed by HIV antigen stimulation of cytokines as measured by int National Institutes of Health 9/01/2009
TRUSTEES OF COLUMBIA UNIVERSITY IN THE CITY OF NEW YORK $433,732 Trans-NIH Recovery Act Research Support Silica is the most abundant mineral in the earth's crust account for prevalent exposure to respirable silicates in many occupations in both affluent and developing nations. Besides smoking, this is the major preventable cause of chronic obstructive pulmon National Institutes of Health 5/19/2009
TRUSTEES OF COLUMBIA UNIVERSITY IN THE CITY OF NEW YORK $433,072 Trans-NIH Recovery Act Research Support Normal thyroid function in pregnant women is essential to brain development in their children. Recent data suggests that even in asymptomatic women with subclinical hypothyroidism, intelligence of their offspring is affected. The Maternal-Fetal Medicine U National Institutes of Health 8/09/2009
WEILL MEDICAL COLLEGE OF CORNELL UNIVERSITY $432,851 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
THE HOSPITAL FOR SPECIAL SURGERY FUND INC $431,956 Trans-NIH Recovery Act Research Support We introduce the second generation theranostic devices that integrate multiple targeting moieties (e.g., antibody- or aptamer-based) with two additional molecular components: (1) molecular computing in order to analyze obtained disease signatures; and (2)
This spending item is part of a $1,814,520 allocation. See details
National Institutes of Health 9/29/2009
WEILL MEDICAL COLLEGE OF CORNELL UNIVERSITY $428,161 Recovery Act Comparative Effectiveness Research - AHRQ Bipolar is a severe and lifelong illness affecting 4.5% of the population ? about 14 million people in the U.S. It is one of the top 10 most disabling medical conditions worldwide according to the World Health Organization. Traditionally, the moo... Show more
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Agency for Healthcare Research and Quality 9/28/2010
NATIONAL BUREAU OF ECONOMIC RESEARCH, INC. $427,839 Trans-NIH Recovery Act Research Support This project will investigate racial and ethnic differences in physical activity (PA). This is important since PA has been shown to have a positive impact on health. Physical activity occurs during leisure-time, household work and market work. Prior studi National Institutes of Health 9/01/2009
BARNARD COLLEGE (INC) $426,690 Trans-NIH Recovery Act Research Support The specific aim of this project is to determine what cognitive capacities infants and children possess when reasoning about arithmetic, with the broader long-term objective of pinpointing inventive ways to tap into intuitive mathematical skills. There is National Institutes of Health 4/26/2010
SLOAN-KETTERING INSTITUTE FOR CANCER RESEARCH $425,000 Trans-NIH Recovery Act Research Support The Sloan Kettering Institute requests a SOLiD 3 sequencer. This instrument will be used by scientists to sequence whole or parts of genomes at incredible depth and with extreme accuracy. This instrument will enable various biological applications such as National Institutes of Health 4/15/2010
ROCKEFELLER UNIVERSITY FACULTY AND STUDENTS CLUB INC, THE $424,241 Trans-NIH Recovery Act Research Support The stable propagation of our genomes requires the accurate segregation of replicated chromosomes and the proper cleavage of a cell into two daughters. These processes depend on the formation a bipolar spindle before anaphase and a central spindle (or mid National Institutes of Health 9/30/2009
MOUNT SINAI SCHOOL OF MEDICINE $423,750 Trans-NIH Recovery Act Research Support We have recently identified osteopontin as a key protein involved in the pathogenesis of liver fibrosis. The work proposed herein will clarify the mechanism whereby osteopontin modulates oval cell expansion, ductular reaction, and collagen I increase; thu National Institutes of Health 7/15/2010
SLOAN-KETTERING INSTITUTE FOR CANCER RESEARCH $422,562 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
WEILL MEDICAL COLLEGE OF CORNELL UNIVERSITY $422,500 Trans-NIH Recovery Act Research Support Multiple Sclerosis (MS) is the prototypical CNS demyelinating disease, and though remyelination often occurs in the early stages of the disease, it eventually fails in later stages, contributing to progressive functional decline. All approved medical ther National Institutes of Health 9/20/2009
NEW YORK UNIVERSITY (INC) $422,500 Trans-NIH Recovery Act Research Support B and T lymphocyte development is driven by V(D)J recombination, a process by which gene segments at the antigen receptor loci are repeatedly rearranged to create a vast repertoire of antigen receptor genes. Because V(D)J recombination entails the cleavag National Institutes of Health 9/29/2009
WEILL MEDICAL COLLEGE OF CORNELL UNIVERSITY $422,255 Trans-NIH Recovery Act Research Support Ample evidence suggests that a dramatic decrease in mitochondrial Ca2+ retention may contribute to cell death associated with stroke, excitotoxicity, ischemia and reperfusion, and neurodegenerative diseases. Mitochondria from all known tissues can accumul National Institutes of Health 5/15/2009
THE TRUSTEES OF COLUMBIA UNIVERSITY IN THE CITY OF NEW YORK INC $419,909 Trans-NIH Recovery Act Research Support Children with unfavorable histology Wilms tumor (WT) and metastatic disease continue to experience high mortality rates. These patients urgently require new therapies. We have recently reported Phase I data indicating excellent tolerance of the anti-vascu National Institutes of Health 5/07/2009
WEILL MEDICAL COLLEGE OF CORNELL UNIVERSITY $418,500 Trans-NIH Recovery Act Research Support The Administrative Supplement to GM021342 ?Energetics of Channel-Bilayer Interactions? will enhance the scope of the project, as it will allow for ?higher-throughput? studies on the bilayer-modifying effects of small amphiphiles, such as drugs used clinic National Institutes of Health 9/30/2009
ROCKEFELLER UNIVERSITY FACULTY AND STUDENTS CLUB INC, THE $418,361 Trans-NIH Recovery Act Research Support The Rockefeller University Center for Clinical and Translational Science proposes to create a comprehensive course in the area of Applied Bioinformatics for the further education of clinical researchers. The field of bioinformatics, which applies informat National Institutes of Health 9/09/2009
WEILL MEDICAL COLLEGE OF CORNELL UNIVERSITY $418,285 Trans-NIH Recovery Act Research Support This administrative supplement to the WCMC Clinical and Translational Science Center (CTSC) is an extension of the education arm of the its community outreach program to provide wide scale health education and awareness through long distance learning to u
This spending item is part of a $574,232 allocation. See details
National Institutes of Health 9/26/2009
RFCUNY - HUNTER COLLEGE $417,645 Trans-NIH Recovery Act Research Support This project investigates the synergistic relationship among neurocognitive, dispositional, and contextual factors in HIV risk behavior among men who have sex with men (MSM). In neuropsychological research, a link has been made between substance dependen National Institutes of Health 4/29/2009
SLOAN-KETTERING INSTITUTE FOR CANCER RESEARCH $415,587 Trans-NIH Recovery Act Research Support The E1508 randomized phase II clinical trial will evaluate the combination of cisplatin and etoposide versus cisplatin and etoposide with either GDC-0449 or IMC-A12 for selection of the regimen with superior anti-cancer activity (primary endpoint is progr
This spending item is part of a $785,220 allocation. See details
National Institutes of Health 7/17/2009
RFCUNY - THE GRADUATE CENTER $413,569 Trans-NIH Recovery Act Research Support With changing family structure and employment opportunities in the United States, young children are highly likely to experience residential mobility and neighborhood change. However, the effects of residential instability on young children are not well u
This spending item is part of a $471,925 allocation. See details
National Institutes of Health 4/14/2010
NATIONAL DEVELOPMENT AND RESEARCH INSTITUTES, INC. $413,325 Trans-NIH Recovery Act Research Support We are developing an innovative Staying Safe Intervention based on the strategies and practices of long term IDUs who have managed to remain uninfected not only with HIV but also with Hepatitis C (HCV). This study will test the efficacy of such an interve National Institutes of Health 7/16/2009
NEW YORK UNIVERSITY (INC) $412,529 Trans-NIH Recovery Act Research Support 1R21HL092370-01A2 MUSCULARIZATION OF PULMONARY ARTERIES INDUCED BY AN ADAPTIVE IMMUNE RESPONSE. Muscularization of pulmonary arteries induced by an adaptive immune response Abstract Pulmonary arterial hypertension (PAH) is a devastating condition because National Institutes of Health 5/15/2009
NEW YORK UNIVERSITY $411,726 Trans-NIH Recovery Act Research Support Collectively, these studies will validate the proposed novel concepts towards high strength biomimetic scaffolds. Optimization of the mechanical properties of the newly developed scaffolds will be part of a future application submission.
This spending item is part of a $736,856 allocation. See details
National Institutes of Health 8/28/2009
NEW YORK, CITY OF (THE) $411,160 ARRA - Immunization The Bureau of Immunization (BOI) has begun phasing in the Screening and Immunization System (SIS). With SIS, data is captured electronically at Department of Health and Mental Hygiene (DOHMH) immunization clinics. SIS includes: new screens designed to mi Centers for Disease Control and Prevention 9/15/2009
TRUSTEES OF COLUMBIA UNIVERSITY IN THE CITY OF NEW YORK $410,215 Trans-NIH Recovery Act Research Support This application is in response to Challenge Area 04-HL-104, 'Perform secondary analyses of existing data to answer important clinical and preventive medicine research questions.' The specific topic is #8, 'Analysis of genetic markers related to risk fact
This spending item is part of a $970,456 allocation. See details
National Institutes of Health 9/18/2009
MOUNT SINAI SCHOOL OF MEDICINE $410,190 Trans-NIH Recovery Act Research Support Prostate cancer is the third leading cause of cancer death of males in the United States. The common treatments for prostate cancer, hormone ablation and endocrine therapy, lead to temporary palliation. Identification of other novel molecular targets inde National Institutes of Health 8/10/2009
VISITING NURSE SERVICE OF NEW YORK $409,136 Recovery Act Comparative Effectiveness Research - AHRQ This grant is is to advance comparative effectiveness research designed to improve hypertension care delivery and population outcomes by building on an existing institution-focused data infrastructure to create a robust community-focused data inf... Show more
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Agency for Healthcare Research and Quality 9/28/2010
YESHIVA UNIVERSITY $408,400 Trans-NIH Recovery Act Research Support Holz's research will attempt to provide a comprehensive assessment of the therapeutic potential of the S6K1 signaling pathway by identifying and characterizing downstream effectors of the S6K1 pathway in breast cancer cells. National Institutes of Health 5/30/2010
RESEARCH FOUNDATION FOR MENTAL HYGIENE INC $405,282 Trans-NIH Recovery Act Research Support This application addresses broad Challenge Area (15) Translational Science, Gene x environment x development (GxExD) studies of brain function & mental disorders. Gene x environment epidemiology & psychiatry research studies have only recently been used &
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National Institutes of Health 9/24/2009
THE TRUSTEES OF COLUMBIA UNIVERSITY IN THE CITY OF NEW YORK INC $404,811 Trans-NIH Recovery Act Research Support Project funding has just been awarded/received; updates to follow next quarter. PROJECT SUMMARY: The goals of the parent grant are to continue developing our highly accurate sequencing by synthesis (SBS) system for low-cost, high-throughput sequencing. Th National Institutes of Health 9/10/2009
NEW YORK UNIVERSITY (INC) $401,410 ARRA Grants for Training in Primary Care Medicine and Dentistry Training and Enhancement Annually the NYU School of Medicine educates >600 students and >100 residents in ethically diverse inner city Medically Underserved Communities (MUC), including Bellevue Hospital Center (BHC), Gouverneur Healthca... Show more Health Resources and Services Administration 8/23/2010
NEW YORK UNIVERSITY (INC) $400,809 Trans-NIH Recovery Act Research Support Plasmodium blood-stage infection is characterized by an acute host inflammatory response with high levels of pro-inflammatory cytokines, which contribute to the pathology of the disease. We have performed the molecular characterization of a soluble activi National Institutes of Health 9/28/2009
TRUSTEES OF COLUMBIA UNIVERSITY IN THE CITY OF NEW YORK $400,750 Trans-NIH Recovery Act Research Support Defects in the appropriate regulation of T cell function and homeostasis are fundamental to the pathogenesis of Systemic Lupus Erythematosus (SLE). Classically, SLE exhibits a striking gender bias and preferentially affects women. Although sex hormones, i National Institutes of Health 5/14/2009
HERITAGE HEALTH AND HOUSING, INC. $400,010 ARRA Health Center Integrated Services Development Initiative[g1] Capital Improvement Program. Funding under this initiative to Heritage Health and Housing, Inc. has enabled the organization to undertake a two phase renovation project of the Health Center located at 1727 Amsterdam Avenue, in the com... Show more Health Resources and Services Administration 6/29/2009
TRUSTEES OF COLUMBIA UNIVERSITY IN THE CITY OF NEW YORK $400,002 Trans-NIH Recovery Act Research Support The parent study for this ancillary proposal, the Targeting INflammation using SALsalate in Type 2 Diabetes (TINSAL) trial, found that a high dose salicylate, salsalate, improved glycemic control in patients with T2D. These results support the concept th National Institutes of Health 9/30/2010
NONPROFIT FINANCE FUND $400,000 ARRA Strengthening Communities Fund ARRA Strengthening Communities Fund Nonprofits Capacity Building Program The goal of this program is to build the capacity of our nonprofit partners in order to address the broad economic recovery issues present our community, including helping low-inco
This spending item is part of a $1,000,000 allocation. See details
Administration for Children and Families 9/14/2009
TRUSTEES OF COLUMBIA UNIVERSITY IN THE CITY OF NEW YORK $400,000 Trans-NIH Recovery Act Research Support A call for applications was made on July 30, 2009, for Phase I: Planning Grants for Collaborative & Multidisciplinary Research (CaMPR) Award, the due date was September 14, 2009, and the award announcement was made on November 16, 2009. We received a tot National Institutes of Health 9/16/2009
TRUSTEES OF COLUMBIA UNIVERSITY IN THE CITY OF NEW YORK $400,000 Trans-NIH Recovery Act Research Support Investigators at the University of California, San Diego propose their continued inclusion as a Clinical Center within the 'Nonalcoholic Steatohepatitis Clinical Research Network (NASH CRN)'. NASH is the most prevalent liver disease in children and one of National Institutes of Health 9/30/2010
TRUSTEES OF COLUMBIA UNIVERSITY IN THE CITY OF NEW YORK $399,999 Trans-NIH Recovery Act Research Support Based on our U19 funding, we have shown that calibration based on ex-vivo irradiations (i.e. taking blood samples from healthy unirradiated volunteers, and irradiating the blood ex-vivo) is a scientifically valid approach (2), and following a pre-IDE meet National Institutes of Health 9/21/2009
TRUSTEES OF COLUMBIA UNIVERSITY IN THE CITY OF NEW YORK $399,350 Trans-NIH Recovery Act Research Support The purpose of this study is to confirm the gene expression profile found to predict response to Revlimid in patients with myelodysplastic syndromes (MDS) irrespective of the patients' karyotype. The clinical trial that accompanies this study (ie the trea National Institutes of Health 9/06/2010
TRUSTEES OF COLUMBIA UNIVERSITY IN THE CITY OF NEW YORK $399,348 Trans-NIH Recovery Act Research Support This project directly addressed the broad Challenge Area (06) Enabling Technologies and specific Challenge Topic: Chemist/Biologist collaborations facilitating tool development. The goal of this project is to target the N linked glycans on ion-conducting
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National Institutes of Health 9/21/2009
NEW YORK UNIVERSITY (INC) $398,400 Trans-NIH Recovery Act Research Support Arsenic remains a top environmental concern in the United States as well as world-wide because of its global existence and serious health impacts. Epidemiological studies provide ample evidence that arsenite exposure is associated with the increased incid
This spending item is part of a $663,511 allocation. See details
National Institutes of Health 9/25/2009
RESEARCH FOUNDATION FOR MENTAL HYGIENE INC $397,159 Trans-NIH Recovery Act Research Support This is a supplement to the longitudinal study Transitioning From Childhood to Adulthood: The Impact of Perinatal HIV, informally known as CASAH, to conduct secondary data analysis that will enhance risk prediction. This project will link the data set fr National Institutes of Health 7/16/2009
SLOAN-KETTERING INSTITUTE FOR CANCER RESEARCH $394,966 Trans-NIH Recovery Act Research Support This award is issued in response to Notice OD-09-060, Recovery Act Administrative Supplements Providing Summer Research Experiences for Students and Science Educators. DESCRIPTION (provided by applicant): FOA: NOT-OD-09-058 NIH Announces the Availability National Institutes of Health 9/24/2009
NEW YORK UNIVERSITY (INC) $394,097 Trans-NIH Recovery Act Research Support This application addresses broad Challenge Area (08): Genomics, and specific Challenge Topic 08-DK-107: Nuclear Receptor Mediated Assembly of Functional Transcriptional Units.The nuclear receptor ROR?t plays a critical role in the development and function
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National Institutes of Health 7/26/2010
TRUSTEES OF COLUMBIA UNIVERSITY IN THE CITY OF NEW YORK $393,441 Trans-NIH Recovery Act Research Support This one year supplement grant application is proposed to expand the scope of the original aims of a currently funded R01 to assess the genotoxic mechanism of targeted cytoplasmic irradiation. The overall goal of this application is to elucidate the con National Institutes of Health 9/17/2009
MOUNT SINAI SCHOOL OF MEDICINE $392,362 Trans-NIH Recovery Act Research Support Mutations in Leucine-rich-repeat-kinase 2 (LRRK2), are the MOST PREVALENT genetic causes in both familial and sporadic PD. To understand the pathogenic pathway and mechanisms, we have created a set of powerful tools to identify interacting proteins and su National Institutes of Health 2/23/2011
TRUSTEES OF COLUMBIA UNIVERSITY IN THE CITY OF NEW YORK $392,059 Trans-NIH Recovery Act Research Support The proposed project will add new equipment and new staff to a currently funded research study (1 R01 ES015579-01A2) that aims to assess the effects of pre- and postnatal exposure to the organophosphorus pesticide chlorpyrifos on brain development and pat National Institutes of Health 8/15/2009
THE TRUSTEES OF COLUMBIA UNIVERSITY IN THE CITY OF NEW YORK INC $390,198 Trans-NIH Recovery Act Research Support This revised R21 research grant application represents a partnership between the YMCA of Greater New York (YNY) and Columbia University. Over 2 years, the planned study will adapt a parent-involvement program for combined use with a previously tested prog
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National Institutes of Health 7/16/2009
RESEARCH FOUNDATION FOR MENTAL HYGIENE INC $386,598 Trans-NIH Recovery Act Research Support To support research and other projects that will support fundamental biomedical discovery and translation of that knowledge into effective prevention strategies and new treatments while also providing economic stimulus to the nation. National Institutes of Health 7/17/2009
MOUNT SINAI SCHOOL OF MEDICINE $386,029 Trans-NIH Recovery Act Research Support The Studies of the Ocular Complications of AIDS Research Group is dedicated to understanding and improving the outcomes of the ocular complications of AIDS. The Longitudinal Study of the Ocular Complications of AIDS (LSOCA) is a prospective cohort study o
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National Institutes of Health 9/01/2009
THE HOSPITAL FOR SPECIAL SURGERY FUND INC $385,550 Trans-NIH Recovery Act Research Support Under the parent grant we discovered that the glucocorticoid receptor (GR)-interacting protein (GRIP)1, an estabished nuclear receptor coregulator, which can potentiate either GR-mediated activation or repression, serves as a coactivator for the interfero National Institutes of Health 7/06/2010
WEILL MEDICAL COLLEGE OF CORNELL UNIVERSITY $384,127 Trans-NIH Recovery Act Research Support As stated in the abstract, the overall goal of the proposed research is to determine if pregnant teenagersG?? life stress and stress related changes in blood pressure (BP), as well as other biological indices of stress (cytokines, HPAG??axis activity) are
This spending item is part of a $1,641,596 allocation. See details
National Institutes of Health 5/05/2009
ROCKEFELLER UNIVERSITY FACULTY AND STUDENTS CLUB INC, THE $384,124 Trans-NIH Recovery Act Research Support In contrast to rare Mendelian diseases, where traditional uni-variate statistical methods have successfully identified genetic risk factors, the more common complex diseases require multivariate approaches to avoid risk factors that affect only sub-popula National Institutes of Health 9/03/2009
NEW YORK UNIVERSITY (INC) $381,961 Trans-NIH Recovery Act Research Support In a region of the world like West-Central Africa where multiple HIV-1 groups and subtypes co-circulate, the rate of dual infection -the concomitant or sequential infection with two or more geneticallly distinct HIV-1 strains- is frequent and recombinant
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National Institutes of Health 8/11/2009
TRUSTEES OF COLUMBIA UNIVERSITY IN THE CITY OF NEW YORK $379,250 Trans-NIH Recovery Act Research Support 'The proposed research is aimed at better understanding the neural underpinnings of cognitive reserve (CR). We have postulated that CR mediates the relationship between age- or Alzheimer+?G??G??s disease (AD)-related brain pathology and the clinical im National Institutes of Health 9/14/2010
WEILL MEDICAL COLLEGE OF CORNELL UNIVERSITY $378,170 Trans-NIH Recovery Act Research Support The purpose of this grant is to purchase a JEOL JEM 1400 electron microscope with embedded CCD camera to serve as the sole EM available for research in a Core Facility at Weill Cornell Medical College. It will replace a 28 year-old JEOL 100 CX-II, which i National Institutes of Health 7/08/2010
TRUSTEES OF COLUMBIA UNIVERSITY IN THE CITY OF NEW YORK $376,326 Trans-NIH Recovery Act Research Support For the hundreds of thousands whose lives have been saved by antiretroviral therapy (ART), scale-up has been a success. There is an urgent need, however, to better understand how access to ART shapes risk and protective behaviors. Moreover, growing concer
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National Institutes of Health 9/22/2009
NEW YORK UNIVERSITY (INC) $375,105 Trans-NIH Recovery Act Research Support Scientific activities will be conducted over the two-year project period to address the following specific aims: Aim 1. To study cutoff points and estimate sensitivity and specifity for the ESAC, SORF, and ADOS-Toddler in relation to a best estimate diagn
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National Institutes of Health 9/22/2009
RESEARCH FOUNDATION FOR MENTAL HYGIENE INC $374,760 Trans-NIH Recovery Act Research Support To support research and other projects that will support fundamental biomedical discovery and translation of that knowledge into effective prevention strategies and new treatments while also providing economic stimulus to the nation. National Institutes of Health 6/01/2009
TRUSTEES OF COLUMBIA UNIVERSITY IN THE CITY OF NEW YORK $374,132 Trans-NIH Recovery Act Research Support The Pediatric HIV AIDS Cohort Study addresses two critical research questions: (1) the consequences of fetal and infant exposure to antiretroviral therapy (ART) when used to prevent mother-to-child transmission of HIV-1, and (2) the clinical course of per
This spending item is part of a $1,089,382 allocation. See details
National Institutes of Health 9/01/2010
CENTER ON ADDICTION & SUBSTANCE ABUSE AT COLUMBIA UNIVERSITY $372,490 Trans-NIH Recovery Act Research Support Substance Use Disorders (SUD) are among the most prevalent and costly health conditions in the U.S. The current quality of care for SUD is mediocre, and profound changes must occur in state-level systems of care. Progress on solving systemic problems in S
This spending item is part of a $499,999 allocation. See details
National Institutes of Health 1/11/2010
MOUNT SINAI SCHOOL OF MEDICINE $370,311 Trans-NIH Recovery Act Research Support Most prospective epidemiologic studies have shown that a diet that is low in folate and high in alcohol significantly increases the risk of breast cancer (BC), making the methyl (or one-carbon)-deficient diet one of the few modifiable risk factors for BC.
This spending item is part of a $530,833 allocation. See details
National Institutes of Health 8/31/2009
NEW YORK UNIVERSITY (INC) $361,112 Trans-NIH Recovery Act Research Support Although the institution of anti-retroviral therapy (ART) has reduced morbidity and mortality from HIV infection, immune reconstitution is incomplete, virus persists in tissue reservoirs and rebound viremia occurs when treatment is halted. Recent findings National Institutes of Health 9/01/2009
NEW YORK UNIVERSITY (INC) $360,159 Trans-NIH Recovery Act Research Support Due to a successful biomedical research effort great strides have been made in understanding pathologic processes and developing new therapies for once untreatable diseases. Nonetheless, there are speed bumps on the road to more efficient and productive r National Institutes of Health 7/22/2010
WEILL MEDICAL COLLEGE OF CORNELL UNIVERSITY $358,500 Technical support and administrative/management services: Task Order 6, Antiviral and Immune Plasma Infrastructure Development
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National Institutes of Health 9/28/2009
NEW YORK UNIVERSITY (INC) $357,647 Trans-NIH Recovery Act Research Support This is an application for a new Conte Center for Schizophrenia Research based at the New York University School of Medicine (NYUSoM) and the affiliated Nathan Kline Institute for Psychiatric Research (NKI). Schizophrenia (SZ) is associated with sensory p National Institutes of Health 5/22/2010
NEW YORK UNIVERSITY (INC) $357,647 Trans-NIH Recovery Act Research Support Goal of the parent application: The Conte Center for Schizophrenia Research focuses on mechanisms underlying cognitive dysfunction in schizophrenia, with particular emphasis on contributions of early sensory dysfunction to higher order cognitive deficits. National Institutes of Health 5/22/2010
MOUNT SINAI SCHOOL OF MEDICINE $355,950 Trans-NIH Recovery Act Research Support Vaccination represents one of the major successes of medicine as it has spared countless people from polio, tetanus and other acute infections. Yet, improved immunization strategies are needed to make vaccines for microbes that cause considerable morbidit
This spending item is part of a $5,292,047 allocation. See details
National Institutes of Health 9/21/2009
TRUSTEES OF COLUMBIA UNIVERSITY IN THE CITY OF NEW YORK $352,172 Trans-NIH Recovery Act Research Support LIN-12/Notch proteins are receptors that mediate cell-cell interactions that specify cell fate during animal development. Notch activity plays a prominent role in many cell fate decisions in mammalian development. During adulthood, Notch activity continue National Institutes of Health 5/21/2009
TRUSTEES OF COLUMBIA UNIVERSITY IN THE CITY OF NEW YORK $351,903 Trans-NIH Recovery Act Research Support This application seeks a third Competitive Renewal of application T32 AR007605 'Genetic Mechanisms in Skin Diseases' for continued funding of an established training program in Investigative Dermatology at Columbia University, College of Physicians & Surg National Institutes of Health 8/07/2009
MOUNT SINAI SCHOOL OF MEDICINE $350,001 Trans-NIH Recovery Act Research Support This application concerns the analysis of molecular mechanisms of Wnt signaling in embryonic cells of Xenopus laevis. Wnt signaling pathways play a major role in the control of cell proliferation, cell polarity and cell fate determination in multiple deve National Institutes of Health 8/25/2010
WEILL MEDICAL COLLEGE OF CORNELL UNIVERSITY $350,001 Trans-NIH Recovery Act Research Support Hox homeodomain transcription factors play essential roles in vertebrate limb patterning and morphogenesis, but the mechanisms of Hox regulation remain elusive at the molecular level. The Pbx1 TALE homeodomain protein is a homolog of Drosophila extradenti National Institutes of Health 8/25/2010
SLOAN-KETTERING INSTITUTE FOR CANCER RESEARCH $349,355 Trans-NIH Recovery Act Research Support This is an application for a Recovery Act Administrative Supplement (NOT-OD-09-056) to CPTAC grant U24CA126485, entitled ?Assessment of serum peptide profiling to detect cancer?. The supplement funds will be used to hire one additional, full-time staff m National Institutes of Health 9/15/2009
WEILL MEDICAL COLLEGE OF CORNELL UNIVERSITY $348,878 Trans-NIH Recovery Act Research Support This award is an administrative supplement to R01 GM077560 (Mechanism of ion channel modulation by ligands) which supports the hiring of one postdoctoral fellow, as well as the acquisition of equipment needed to speed up the research being done under the National Institutes of Health 9/11/2009
TRUSTEES OF COLUMBIA UNIVERSITY IN THE CITY OF NEW YORK $347,760 Trans-NIH Recovery Act Research Support This project is currently in the process of seeking compettive bids for services on this grant, to begin ordering samples. This supplemental funding is to be used for deep sequencing of candidate genomic intervals that we have identified by GWAS in alopec National Institutes of Health 9/22/2009
SLOAN-KETTERING INSTITUTE FOR CANCER RESEARCH $347,600 Trans-NIH Recovery Act Research Support The best-understood function of the Kip family of cdk inhibitors is to inhibit cdk2 and induce cell cycle exit. Our laboratory also showed that p21 also has roles in differentiation, proliferation and tumor development. Furthermore, p21 accumulation is as National Institutes of Health 9/01/2009
RESEARCH FOUNDATION OF THE CITY UNIVERSITY OF NEW YORK $347,270 Trans-NIH Recovery Act Research Support ARRA - TRANS-NIH RECOVERY ACT RESEARCH SUPPORT - AlzheimerG??s disease is characterized by neurodegeneration, which leads to cognitive decline. Mutations in the amyloid precursor protein (APP) gene have been correlated with early-onset familial Alzheim National Institutes of Health 5/13/2009
TRUSTEES OF COLUMBIA UNIVERSITY IN THE CITY OF NEW YORK $344,934 Trans-NIH Recovery Act Research Support The MRN-ATM pathway is primarily involved in sensing, signaling, and repairing DNA double-strand breaks (DSBs). DSBs arise as a consequence of external insults, such as ionizing radiation and are generated in all cycling cells during DNA replication. If u National Institutes of Health 9/29/2009
MOUNT SINAI SCHOOL OF MEDICINE $342,844 Trans-NIH Recovery Act Research Support On April 12, 2007, the American College of Surgeons' (ACoS) Commission on Cancer in conjunction with the National Quality Forum released quality measures for the treatment of breast cancer.5 These evidence-based measures of adjuvant treatments proven to i
This spending item is part of a $419,201 allocation. See details
National Institutes of Health 7/16/2009
New York Presbyterian & Columbia Medical Center $342,000 ARRA - Health Information Technology Extension Program Funding will be used to establish the NYC Regional Extension Adoption Center for Health (NYC REACH), which will guide priority primary care providers through Electronic Health Record (EHR) implementation to meet the federal Meaningful Use require... Show more
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Health and Human Services, Department of 2/08/2010
TRUSTEES OF COLUMBIA UNIVERSITY IN THE CITY OF NEW YORK $339,807 Trans-NIH Recovery Act Research Support The aim of the project is to provide data on the feasibility of a genome-wide association study of oral cancer. Specific outcomes have been specified, to be addressed in a 12-month period. Currently, outcome No. 1 is under development. Outcome 1 involves National Institutes of Health 7/21/2010
TRUSTEES OF COLUMBIA UNIVERSITY IN THE CITY OF NEW YORK $339,002 Trans-NIH Recovery Act Research Support This revised supplement is responsive to the notice NOT-OD-09-058 entitled: 'Enabling RPGs to Leverage NCRR Center and Center-like Programs'. The aims of this revision are designed to utilize the existing framework of our ongoing R01 entitled: 'S. aureus National Institutes of Health 6/01/2010
RFCUNY - HUNTER COLLEGE $339,000 Trans-NIH Recovery Act Research Support ARRA - TRANS-NIH RECOVERY ACT RESEARCH SUPPORT - MDMA (G?EcstasyG?) is a popular drug of abuse especially among youth in the population. Use of MDMA is associated with acute physiological effects among which is the development of hyperthermia, which in tu
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National Institutes of Health 7/16/2009
WEILL MEDICAL COLLEGE OF CORNELL UNIVERSITY $338,950 Trans-NIH Recovery Act Research Support The ability to control neuronal function in cells, tissues, and living animals is critical for understanding the role of specific proteins in neural function and behavior. Controlling protein function by light has emerged as a popular approach due to its National Institutes of Health 9/21/2009
MOUNT SINAI SCHOOL OF MEDICINE $338,506 Trans-NIH Recovery Act Research Support Corneal wound healing without scarring regenerates corneal transparency. Corneas that heal with scarring have opacities and obstructed vision. Thus, understanding the pathways that influence regenerative rather than fibrotic healing is an essential step t National Institutes of Health 9/23/2009
RESEARCH FOUNDATION FOR MENTAL HYGIENE INC $336,496 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
NEW YORK UNIVERSITY (INC) $335,169 We have been awarded a contract to provide tumor types to the NCI for The Cancer Genome Atlas (TCGA) project. Specifically to establish a Tissue Source Site (TSS) Network capable of delivering clinically annotated biospecimens through either or both retr
This spending item is part of a $2,725,275 allocation. See details
National Institutes of Health 9/27/2010
MOUNT SINAI SCHOOL OF MEDICINE $335,101 Trans-NIH Recovery Act Research Support Palliative care, a relatively new subspecialty, needs to build its evidence base supporting clinical practice. The Institute of Medicine has identified palliative care as a comparative effectiveness research priority, but increased scientific productivity
This spending item is part of a $7,175,320 allocation. See details
National Institutes of Health 9/30/2010
TRUSTEES OF COLUMBIA UNIVERSITY IN THE CITY OF NEW YORK $333,278 Trans-NIH Recovery Act Research Support Kv1 family voltage-dependent potassium channels are highly expressed in heart and important for repolarization of a cardiac action potential. In humans, loss-of-function mutations of Kv1 channels are directly linked to atrial fibrillation. Kv1 channels ar National Institutes of Health 7/31/2009
GOOD OLD LOWER EAST SIDE INC $331,822 Trans-NIH Recovery Act Research Support NIH identified five gateway areas to increasing public trust in clinical research: building trust through community partnerships; building relationships with patients; building partnerships with community providers; building trust in scientists; and build
This spending item is part of a $798,027 allocation. See details
National Institutes of Health 9/28/2009
PROJECT RENEWAL, INC. $331,735 ARRA Health Center Integrated Services Development Initiative[g1] This grant enables Project Renewal to upgrade all components of E Clinical Works (EHR) network infrastructure. New healthcare information technology equipment will significantly increase uptime and availability at our shelter based cli... Show more Health Resources and Services Administration 6/25/2009
NEW YORK UNIVERSITY $331,183 Trans-NIH Recovery Act Research Support Oral health is an important component of overall health (e.g., Tabak, 2008; U.S. Department of Health and Human Services [USDHHS], 2000a) and is one of 28 focus areas in U.S. Government's Healthy People 2010 public health strategy (USDHHS, 2000b). Oral di
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National Institutes of Health 9/25/2009
NEW YORK UNIVERSITY (INC) $331,071 Trans-NIH Recovery Act Research Support Title: BARTH SYNDROME: A MODEL FOR INVESTIGATING THE ROLE OF CARDIOLIPIN IN MITOCHONDRIA Barth syndrome is an X-linked disorder caused by mutations in the TAZ gene whose protein products, tafazzins, are phospholipid transacylases. The phospholipid mo National Institutes of Health 7/16/2009
WEILL MEDICAL COLLEGE OF CORNELL UNIVERSITY $330,724 Trans-NIH Recovery Act Research Support This award seeks to support the purchase of an Agilent 6460 Triple Quadrupole (QqQ)mass spectrometry system to be used by ten NIH-supported major users at Weill Cornell Medical College and many minor useres for quantification of important biomolecules. T National Institutes of Health 5/06/2010
RFCUNY - HUNTER COLLEGE $328,397 Trans-NIH Recovery Act Research Support ARRA - TRANS-NIH RECOVERY ACT RESEARCH SUPPORTARRA G?? Administrative Supplement to parent grant R01-AI030653-20. This administrative supplement was awarded to sustain a research project that is presently in a no-cost extension. The award provides funds National Institutes of Health 7/06/2010
UNDER 21 INC $326,604 ARRA Health Center Integrated Services Development Initiative[g1] The Capital Improvement Project (CIP) will enable Covenant House New York's Medical Clinic to enhance their patient management applications with the installation of the EHR System and eClinical Works (ECW).The CIP facilitates the train... Show more Health Resources and Services Administration 6/25/2009
MOUNT SINAI SCHOOL OF MEDICINE $323,678 Trans-NIH Recovery Act Research Support This proposal includes two components to increase the pace of discovery in our project titled 'Viral Triggers of Alloimmunity and Autoimmunity in Pediatric Lung Transplantation' (1U01AI077810-01), address the economic stimulus priorities, and provide repo
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National Institutes of Health 9/17/2009
MOUNT SINAI SCHOOL OF MEDICINE $320,957 Trans-NIH Recovery Act Research Support TNF binding to its receptor TNFR1 triggers cell survival or cell death but the mechanisms that determine which of these two divergent responses is triggered remain to be fully elucidated. One cell death checkpoint is the activation of NF-kappaB transcript National Institutes of Health 8/14/2009
BRC HUMAN SERVICES CORPORATION $320,315 ARRA Health Center Integrated Services Development Initiative[g1] BRC?s Chemical Dependency Crisis Center (CDCC) is an emergency shelter and detoxification facility with a co-located medical respite program. CDCC provides integrated substance abuse, psychiatric, and medical services to roughly 1,200... Show more Health Resources and Services Administration 6/25/2009
BETH ISRAEL MEDICAL CENTER $319,878 Trans-NIH Recovery Act Research Support Palliative care, a relatively new subspecialty, needs to build its evidence base supporting clinical practice. The Institute of Medicine has identified palliative care as a comparative effectiveness research priority, but increased scientific productivity
This spending item is part of a $7,175,320 allocation. See details
National Institutes of Health 9/30/2010
WEILL MEDICAL COLLEGE OF CORNELL UNIVERSITY $318,890 Trans-NIH Recovery Act Research Support Tumor angiogenesis represents a critical event of cancer that involves the recruitment of bone marrow derived endothelial progenitor cells; however, the exact mechanisms and effects by which microenvironmental conditions regulate these processes are not w
This spending item is part of a $1,000,000 allocation. See details
National Institutes of Health 9/29/2009
TRUSTEES OF COLUMBIA UNIVERSITY IN THE CITY OF NEW YORK $317,989 Trans-NIH Recovery Act Research Support We have made significant progress towards Aim 1. In particular, we have tested the hypothesis that CtIP could physically interact with the Mre11-Rad50-Nbs1 complex. Using cell-free extracts that are virtually devoid of DNA, we immunoprecipitated Mre11 usi
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National Institutes of Health 9/18/2009
MOUNT SINAI SCHOOL OF MEDICINE $317,964 Trans-NIH Recovery Act Research Support Chronic allograft nephropathy (CAN) remains the most common cause of graft loss. However, the term CAN does not delineate the specific underlying pathologic process but rather refers to the chronic injury resulting from multiple potential factors. More re National Institutes of Health 8/02/2010
NEW YORK UNIVERSITY (INC) $317,405 Trans-NIH Recovery Act Research Support The greatest barrier to development of efficacious vaccines against tuberculosis is the ability of Mycobacterium tuberculosis to persist and to cause progressive infection despite development of an adaptive immune response. While partially-efficacious va National Institutes of Health 7/22/2009
NEW YORK BLOOD CENTER, INC., THE $315,570 Trans-NIH Recovery Act Research Support The overall purpose of the funded project is to study the association between P. falciparum ligand polymorphisms and the RBC invasion profiles used by the Amazonian field isolates and/or the ability of the variant ligand to bind to RBCs with defined pheno National Institutes of Health 9/01/2009
RUTGERS, THE STATE UNIVERSITY OF NEW JERSEY $315,343 MASTER AGREEMENT--Developing Evidence to Inform Decisions about Effectiveness: The DEcIDE Network Anemia is a highly prevalent condition among the over 500,000 people in the US with end-stage renal disease (ESRD) and is associated with increased morbidity
This spending item is part of a $2,836,647 allocation. See details
Agency for Healthcare Research and Quality 7/13/2010
TEACHERS COLLEGE, COLUMBIA UNIVERSITY $313,806 Trans-NIH Recovery Act Research Support We use a multilevel data set (PHDCN) to study young children?s emerging effortful control (EC) in diverse neighborhoods throughout Chicago. We test the explanatory power of characteristics from three environmental contexts -- the mother-child relationship
This spending item is part of a $359,809 allocation. See details
National Institutes of Health 8/14/2009
TRUSTEES OF COLUMBIA UNIVERSITY IN THE CITY OF NEW YORK $313,086 RECOVERY: Computational Thinking to Support Clinicians and Biomedical Scientists
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National Institutes of Health 9/22/2010
TRUSTEES OF COLUMBIA UNIVERSITY IN THE CITY OF NEW YORK $312,723 Trans-NIH Recovery Act Research Support There is considerable public and professional concern that the two most widely prescribed stimulants for youth with attention-deficit/hyperactivity disorder (ADHD), mixed salts of amphetamine (MAS) and methylphenidate (MPH), may increase the risk of strok
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National Institutes of Health 5/05/2009
MOUNT SINAI SCHOOL OF MEDICINE $312,467 Trans-NIH Recovery Act Research Support The objective of this grant is to implement a high throughput screen for small molecules that potentiate the activity of FosB, a transcription factor that promotes resilience and antidepressant-like responses in several animal models and is deficient in t
This spending item is part of a $693,115 allocation. See details
National Institutes of Health 9/24/2009
MOUNT SINAI SCHOOL OF MEDICINE $311,703 Trans-NIH Recovery Act Research Support The Filo, Ebola and Marburg viruses (EBOV and MARV), are NIAD category A viruses associated with outbreaks of severe viral hemorrhagic fever. FDA-approved drugs for prophylaxis or treatment of these infections are currently lacking. This project will de
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National Institutes of Health 6/30/2010
SLOAN-KETTERING INSTITUTE FOR CANCER RESEARCH $309,922 Trans-NIH Recovery Act Research Support The goal of our research is to identify and characterize the machinery involved in eukaryotic DNA replication. We focus on the isolation of the individual proteins and protein complexes required for DNA synthesis and define their role in this critical mac National Institutes of Health 8/31/2009
NEW YORK UNIVERSITY (INC) $309,778 Trans-NIH Recovery Act Research Support Our long-term goal is to understand how apoptosis and cell proliferation are coordinated during animal development. Proliferating cells readily undergo injury-provoked apoptosis, while postmitotic cells acquire resistance to many apoptotic stimuli. Resist National Institutes of Health 8/31/2009
RESEARCH FOUNDATION FOR MENTAL HYGIENE INC $304,463 Trans-NIH Recovery Act Research Support Major depressive disorder (MDD) is the leading cause of disability in the world (WHO). The severe, recurrent form often onsets during childhood or adolescence and becomes chronic. Heritability (35-70%) is similar to that of other common disorders for whic
This spending item is part of a $3,378,613 allocation. See details
National Institutes of Health 9/30/2009
AARON DIAMOND AIDS RESEARCH CENTER FOR THE CITY OF NEW YORK, INC, THE $302,320 Trans-NIH Recovery Act Research Support The goal of the original R01 proposal is to develop a better animal model for HIV/AIDS. For more than 20 years, simian immunodeficiency virus infection of macaques has been a mainstay of AIDS research in animal models, and has been used both for pathogene National Institutes of Health 9/01/2009
TRUSTEES OF COLUMBIA UNIVERSITY IN THE CITY OF NEW YORK $301,555 Trans-NIH Recovery Act Research Support The Supplement was awarded to investigate the hypotheses that alleles of the ABCA4 gene modify the onset and course of age-related macular degenration (AMD) and conversely, that alleles in 4 major AMD-associated loci modify the course of Stargardt disease National Institutes of Health 9/23/2009
WEILL MEDICAL COLLEGE OF CORNELL UNIVERSITY $301,089 Trans-NIH Recovery Act Research Support Stroke is a disease of aging and a leading cause of adult disability in the U.S. In spite of the paucity of treatment strategies in a setting of acute ischemia, increasing evidence suggests that synaptic plasticity and remodeling occur weeks after stroke.
This spending item is part of a $392,929 allocation. See details
National Institutes of Health 9/24/2009
THE TRUSTEES OF COLUMBIA UNIVERSITY IN THE CITY OF NEW YORK INC $300,933 Trans-NIH Recovery Act Research Support PROJECT SUMMARY: The goal of this project is to develop a computational framework for accurately predicting the in vivo occupancy profile of transcription factors (TFs) along the genome from the underlying DNA sequence. Techniques from equilibrium statist National Institutes of Health 9/30/2009
ST LUKE'S-ROOSEVELT HOSPITAL CENTER $300,000 Trans-NIH Recovery Act Research Support The purpose of this supplement grant is to provide funds for equipment purchases for the Core Laboratories of the NY Obesity Nutrition Research Center and to increase the funding for the Pilot and Feasibility Program. The P/F Program is now awaiting appl National Institutes of Health 7/16/2009
RFCUNY - CITY UNIVERSITY OF NEW YORK $300,000 ARRA - Head Start Funding shall be used by the New York State Office of Children and Family Services' Council on Children and Families to improve coordination and collaboration among early childhood education and care, and health related programs and services in the State.
This spending item is part of a $5,588,550 allocation. See details
Administration for Children and Families 8/09/2010
RFCUNY - HUNTER COLLEGE $299,668 Trans-NIH Recovery Act Research Support NCRR/RCMI/ARRA supplement Award: Three outstanding young scientists, including two minorities, worked to contribute to the scientific workforce of the future, and to serve as role models for science collaboration and dissemination of scientific informat National Institutes of Health 9/24/2009
RFCUNY - HUNTER COLLEGE $299,440 Trans-NIH Recovery Act Research Support Research Centers in Minority Institutions Award: To assist predominantly minority institutions that offer the doctorate in the health professions and/or health-related sciences in strengthening and augmenting their human and physical resources for the con National Institutes of Health 9/17/2009
RFCUNY - HUNTER COLLEGE $298,604 Trans-NIH Recovery Act Research Support Research Centers in Minority Institutions Award: To assist predominantly minority institutions that offer the doctorate in the health professions and/or health-related sciences in strengthening and augmenting their human and physical resources for the con National Institutes of Health 6/04/2009
THE HOSPITAL FOR SPECIAL SURGERY FUND INC $297,500 Trans-NIH Recovery Act Research Support The purpose of the experiments supported by this ARRA supplement was to identify an enzyme that has a critical role in the pathogenesis of Alzheimers Disease, the alpha secretase for the Amyloid Precusor Protein. Briefly, a proteolytic breakdown product National Institutes of Health 9/21/2009
ROCKEFELLER UNIVERSITY FACULTY AND STUDENTS CLUB INC, THE $297,297 Trans-NIH Recovery Act Research Support Studies of molecular events inside of cells have provided novel and important insights into many questions in physiology and pathology: How do cellular motors work? How does a proton pump generate ATP? How is cargo secreted from cells? How do viruses ente National Institutes of Health 1/29/2010
TOURO COLLEGE $297,098 ARRA ? Equipment to Enhance Training for Health Professionals ARRA-Equipment to Enhance Training for Health Professionals. The name of the Grant is Equipment to Enhance Training to Health Professionals-Training in Primary Care Medicine and Dentistry. The project title is Simulation Based Training of ... Show more Health Resources and Services Administration 9/04/2010
POPULATION COUNCIL, INC., THE $296,447 Trans-NIH Recovery Act Research Support The goals of the Cooperative Contraceptive Development Research Center are to identify and further develop new leads that look promising as safe and effective contraceptive methods for men and women. The five approved projects address unmet needs in contr National Institutes of Health 9/30/2009
TRUSTEES OF COLUMBIA UNIVERSITY IN THE CITY OF NEW YORK $296,293 Trans-NIH Recovery Act Research Support In this study, we propose to perform the first genome-wide association study (GWAS) for Immunoglobulin A Nephropathy (IgAN, OMIM %161950), an understudied disease that is a major cause of kidney failure in the U.S. and worldwide. It is the most common cau
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National Institutes of Health 9/25/2009
SLOAN-KETTERING INSTITUTE FOR CANCER RESEARCH $295,527 Trans-NIH Recovery Act Research Support The PS-OC has organized a leadership structure to provide expertise and fully support all initiatives. The leadership consists of the Principal Investigator, Franziska Michor, PhD, and the Senior Co-investigator, Eric Holland, MD, PhD. Support personnel c
This spending item is part of a $2,749,336 allocation. See details
National Institutes of Health 9/23/2010
MOUNT SINAI SCHOOL OF MEDICINE $294,930 Trans-NIH Recovery Act Research Support This project is concerned with the development of a new drug development paradigm that focuses on the use of preclinical studies in animals to derive predictive pharmacokinetic [PK] - pharmacodynamic [PD] models that can aid in the rational selection of d National Institutes of Health 9/21/2009
TRUSTEES OF COLUMBIA UNIVERSITY IN THE CITY OF NEW YORK $290,971 Trans-NIH Recovery Act Research Support This administrative supplement provides an opportunity for Dr. Manjunath Harlapur, a post-doctoral fellow, to receive high quality training in conducting patient-oriented translational research in the area of preventive cardiology. Dr. Harlapur?s research National Institutes of Health 8/10/2009
NEW YORK UNIVERSITY (INC) $290,000 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
NEW YORK UNIVERSITY (INC) $288,219 Trans-NIH Recovery Act Research Support Signal transduction is a fundamental process that enables cells to acquire information from the extracellular environment and respond to this information appropriately. This awarded supplement will be used to focus on the establishment of new approaches National Institutes of Health 9/30/2009
SLOAN-KETTERING INSTITUTE FOR CANCER RESEARCH $286,350 Trans-NIH Recovery Act Research Support The broad focus of this research program is the epigenetic regulation of transcription and how this relates to cancer, and our program is rooted in the idea that an indexing system exists for our genome, or what has been referred to as a histone or epigen
This spending item is part of a $2,595,872 allocation. See details
National Institutes of Health 7/28/2010
AHRC HEALTH CARE, INC. $284,650 ARRA Health Center Integrated Services Development Initiative[g1] ACCESS Community Health Center's Capital Improvement Project proposed to convert 4,000 sq ft of administrative space into two handicap accessible dental rooms, accompanying administrative and clinical space to support the dental progra... Show more Health Resources and Services Administration 6/25/2009
NEW YORK UNIVERSITY (INC) $282,904 Trans-NIH Recovery Act Research Support This administrative supplement to the parent grant of the NYU Center for the Study of Asian American Health (CSAAH) will provide support to establish an innovative and national scientific partnership with CSAAH, the Asian & Pacific Islander American Heal
This spending item is part of a $599,672 allocation. See details
National Institutes of Health 9/18/2009
RFCUNY - HUNTER COLLEGE $281,326 Trans-NIH Recovery Act Research Support Research Centers in Minority Institutions Award: To assist predominantly minority institutions that offer the doctorate in the health professions and/or health-related sciences in strengthening and augmenting their human and physical resources for the con
This spending item is part of a $429,200 allocation. See details
National Institutes of Health 9/22/2009
MOUNT SINAI SCHOOL OF MEDICINE $279,542 Trans-NIH Recovery Act Research Support The overall goal of the proposed project is to identify the neurotransmitters and modulators involved in mediating vestibulo-autonomic synaptic interactions. The four aims address the chemoanatomy and synaptology of these vestibular projections in adult National Institutes of Health 7/17/2009
ST LUKE'S-ROOSEVELT HOSPITAL CENTER $278,981 Trans-NIH Recovery Act Research Support The overall purpose of this award supplement is to determine whether sleep duration affects: 1.hormones associated with food intake not previously included in the parent grant, such as cholecystokinin (CCK); 2.lipid profile, ie. total cholesterol (TC), lo National Institutes of Health 7/30/2009
RFCUNY - HUNTER COLLEGE $277,845 Trans-NIH Recovery Act Research Support This non-competitive supplemental application seeks to hire a full-time, PhD level, Professional Developmental Coordinator and a part-time Computer Specialist. The Coordinator would be the instructor for Science 200.03 G?? Introduction to Biomedical Rese National Institutes of Health 7/31/2009
SLOAN-KETTERING INSTITUTE FOR CANCER RESEARCH $277,500 Memorial Sloan Kettering Cancer Center has been awarded a contract to provide tumor types to the NCI for The Cancer Genome Atlas (TCGA) project. Specifically this award is to fund the provision of colon specimens (N=150). The collection of the specimens National Institutes of Health 6/15/2010
TRUSTEES OF COLUMBIA UNIVERSITY IN THE CITY OF NEW YORK $276,632 Trans-NIH Recovery Act Research Support The goal of this supplemental award is to establish the program in CER-STAT, or Comparative Effectiveness Research: Summer Training in Applications and Techniques. By providing rigorous training and mentoring opportunities that focus on CER, we can furnis National Institutes of Health 7/08/2010
MOUNT SINAI SCHOOL OF MEDICINE $276,492 Trans-NIH Recovery Act Research Support Individuals live within a series of hierarchical environments, and these environments are associated with health and behaviors over and beyond individual level influences such as socioeconomic status or race. In many cases, these macro-level environmental National Institutes of Health 8/10/2009
COMMUNITY HEALTH PROJECT, INC. $275,618 Trans-NIH Recovery Act Research Support Abstract Recent increases in HIV diagnoses, sexually transmitted infections, and risk behavior indicate that research is needed to identify effective positive prevention interventions integrated within HIV primary care settings to reduce transmission ris
This spending item is part of a $1,439,593 allocation. See details
National Institutes of Health 6/08/2009
NEW YORK UNIVERSITY (INC) $271,870 Trans-NIH Recovery Act Research Support Na?-dependent neurotransmitter transporters of the presynaptic plasma membrane function in the reuptake of neurotransmitters from the synaptic cleft. These proteins include the serotonin transporter (SERT), norepinephrine transporter (NET) and dopamine tr National Institutes of Health 7/17/2009
NEW YORK ACADEMY OF MEDICINE $271,275 Trans-NIH Recovery Act Research Support This application addresses the broad Challenge Area (01) Behavior, Behavioral Change, and Prevention and the specific Challenge Topic, 01-DA-106: Development of behavioral and social interventions that reduce stigma and improve quality and accessibility o
This spending item is part of a $999,881 allocation. See details
National Institutes of Health 9/25/2009
SETTLEMENT HEALTH AND MEDICAL SERVICES, INC. $269,551 ARRA Health Center Integrated Services Development Initiative[g1] Increased Demand for Services (IDS)- In the past couple of years, Settlement Health has experienced a sustained increase in demand for services, particularly from uninsured patients. These patients often require additional assistance w... Show more Health Resources and Services Administration 3/27/2009
MOUNT SINAI SCHOOL OF MEDICINE $268,749 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
SETTLEMENT HEALTH AND MEDICAL SERVICES, INC. $268,551 ARRA Health Center Integrated Services Development Initiative[g1] ARRA - Increase services to Health Centers Health Resources and Services Administration 3/27/2009
THE TRUSTEES OF COLUMBIA UNIVERSITY IN THE CITY OF NEW YORK INC $268,206 Trans-NIH Recovery Act Research Support The goal of this administrative supplement was to accelerate our work on the underlying R01 grant application, in which we are attempting to make potent small molecule PDI inhibitors that can be tested in mouse models of neurodegeneration. Our specific go National Institutes of Health 7/17/2009
TRUSTEES OF COLUMBIA UNIVERSITY IN THE CITY OF NEW YORK $266,990 Trans-NIH Recovery Act Research Support The project description remains as defined in the project abstract. As of the starting date we have hired a full-time Senior Project Analyst, and a part-time Graduate Research Assistant. In addition, we are nearing completion of the optimization for two National Institutes of Health 9/28/2009
MOUNT SINAI SCHOOL OF MEDICINE $264,999 Trans-NIH Recovery Act Research Support Hyperthyroidism affects one in 1000 American women and is accompanied by osteoporosis and a high fracture risk. We showed that decrements in the pituitary hormone TSH accompany the high thyroid hormone levels, both of which contribute to the bone loss. Th National Institutes of Health 12/04/2009
THE TRUSTEES OF COLUMBIA UNIVERSITY IN THE CITY OF NEW YORK INC $263,339 Trans-NIH Recovery Act Research Support The purpose of this administrative supplement is to recruit a highly skilled postdoctoral research scientist who will work on the creation of anatomically shaped human bone grafts for craniofacial repair. The researcher will focus on: (a) advancing the ex National Institutes of Health 9/22/2009
HARLEM UNITED: COMMUNITY AIDS CENTER, INC. $262,740 ARRA Health Center Integrated Services Development Initiative[g1] The requested Capital Improvement Program (CIP) grant funding will support the renovation and modernization of Harlem Uniteds' two existing health care centers and the enhancement of EHR capabilities. With CIP funding, Harlem United ai... Show more Health Resources and Services Administration 6/25/2009
THE TRUSTEES OF COLUMBIA UNIVERSITY IN THE CITY OF NEW YORK INC $262,573 Trans-NIH Recovery Act Research Support Nanopore sequencing offers the possibility of rapid single molecule sequencing with long reads, almost no sample preparation, and direct electronic readout from a small, computer-chip-like device. Nanopores are orifices that are so small that electrophore
This spending item is part of a $1,700,934 allocation. See details
National Institutes of Health 9/30/2009
TRUSTEES OF COLUMBIA UNIVERSITY IN THE CITY OF NEW YORK $261,502 Trans-NIH Recovery Act Research Support This study will examine racial/ethnic disparities in terms of the dynamic longitudinal relationship between substance use and juvenile/criminal justice system involvement, and in terms of access to treatment services for substance use related problems, fr
This spending item is part of a $735,705 allocation. See details
National Institutes of Health 6/01/2009
NEW YORK UNIVERSITY $261,373 Trans-NIH Recovery Act Research Support This supplement provides project support, both for technical personnel and equipment, to accelerate the pace of the research. The goals of this work are to understand the origins of amblyopia, a developmental disorder of vision, and to evaluate new stra National Institutes of Health 9/23/2009
WEILL MEDICAL COLLEGE OF CORNELL UNIVERSITY $261,084 Trans-NIH Recovery Act Research Support The Tri-lnstitutional Training Program in Computational Biology and Medicine (CBM) takes advantage of the outstanding educational and research resources of Cornell University in Ithaca, NY, the Weill Cornell Medical College in New York City, and the Sloan National Institutes of Health 7/17/2009
SAINT VINCENTS CATHOLIC MEDICAL CENTERS OF NEW YORK $258,269 ARRA Health Center Integrated Services Development Initiative[g1] As a mission-driven non-profit organization, Saint Vincents Catholic Medical Center provides primary medical care to a homeless, or temporarily-housed population, at approximately 40 sites within the five boroughs of New York City. O... Show more Health Resources and Services Administration 3/27/2009
RESEARCH FOUNDATION FOR MENTAL HYGIENE INC $257,642 Trans-NIH Recovery Act Research Support To support research and other projects that will support fundamental biomedical discovery and translation of that knowledge into effective prevention strategies and new treatments while also providing economic stimulus to the nation. National Institutes of Health 3/12/2010
RESEARCH FOUNDATION FOR MENTAL HYGIENE INC $257,642 Trans-NIH Recovery Act Research Support To support research and other projects that will support fundamental biomedical discovery and translation of that knowledge into effective prevention strategies and new treatments while also providing economic stimulus to the nation. National Institutes of Health 3/12/2010
TRUSTEES OF COLUMBIA UNIVERSITY IN THE CITY OF NEW YORK $256,998 Trans-NIH Recovery Act Research Support The parent project proposed a genetic strategy to validate the role of the Fas/NO pathway in mutant SOD1 mice. This involves deletion of Fas or Fas ligand specifically in the central nervous system of in mutant SOD1 mice and subsequent evaluation of any i National Institutes of Health 9/07/2009
MOUNT SINAI SCHOOL OF MEDICINE $256,993 Trans-NIH Recovery Act Research Support Alcoholic liver disease remains a highly prevalent and often lethal complication of alcohol abuse, whose etiology is incompletely understood. Understanding the basis of alcoholic liver disease could improve the health of millions of Americans afflicted by National Institutes of Health 7/16/2009
THE TRUSTEES OF COLUMBIA UNIVERSITY IN THE CITY OF NEW YORK INC $256,927 Trans-NIH Recovery Act Research Support Nanopore sequencing offers the possibility of rapid single molecule sequencing with long reads, almost no sample preparation, and direct electronic readout from a small, computer-chip-like device. Nanopores are orifices that are so small that electrophore
This spending item is part of a $1,700,934 allocation. See details
National Institutes of Health 9/30/2009
ROCKEFELLER UNIVERSITY FACULTY AND STUDENTS CLUB INC, THE $256,474 Trans-NIH Recovery Act Research Support The global aim of the parent MERIT Award grant is to develop a molecular understanding of stem cell lineages and morphogenesis in mammalian skin and bring this research to a clinical setting. This important research centers around elucidating the mechanis National Institutes of Health 9/22/2009
RIVERSIDE RESEARCH INSTITUTE $255,988 Trans-NIH Recovery Act Research Support The goal of this study is to develop and evaluate advanced annular-array transducer technology for rapid, high-definition imaging in significant medical-research applications. The study will assess high frequency ultrasound (HFU, = 20 MHz) annular arrays National Institutes of Health 7/30/2009
TRUSTEES OF COLUMBIA UNIVERSITY IN THE CITY OF NEW YORK $255,519 Trans-NIH Recovery Act Research Support The purpose of the study is to evaluate the efficiency of a risk assessment algorithm in identifying subjects with suspicious pre-cancerous or cancerous lesions in high risk population, as compared to broad screening in the general population. To test the
This spending item is part of a $1,214,675 allocation. See details
National Institutes of Health 9/25/2009
THE TRUSTEES OF COLUMBIA UNIVERSITY IN THE CITY OF NEW YORK INC $255,157 Trans-NIH Recovery Act Research Support Most modern methods dealing with detecting genetic factors of complex human disorders require the usage of substantial markers. In our parent proposal (awarded 2005) we proposed to study and develop a fundamentally different approach that has shown promis National Institutes of Health 8/13/2009
MOUNT SINAI SCHOOL OF MEDICINE $254,089 Trans-NIH Recovery Act Research Support This administrative supplement to existing NIH grant 5 R01 DK054830 has been solicited by the Program Director, Dr. Catherine McKeon. It requests funds to expand the existing research in two ways: a) by purchasing new equipment, and b) re-directing the e National Institutes of Health 4/06/2010
NEW YORK UNIVERSITY (INC) $253,500 Trans-NIH Recovery Act Research Support DESCRIPTION (provided by applicant): The goal of this research program is to identify the mechanisms by which axons drive Schwann cell myelination. We had previously reported that type III NRG1 is the long sought instructive signal that determines the ens National Institutes of Health 9/20/2009
WEILL MEDICAL COLLEGE OF CORNELL UNIVERSITY $253,398 Trans-NIH Recovery Act Research Support This application is for the renewal of R01 AI45463 ?Modified envelope glycoproteins for HIV-1 vaccine?, a grant first awarded in 1999, re-awarded in 2004, and now being re-competed. Our goals remain the same: To design vaccines intended to induce neutra National Institutes of Health 6/04/2009
NEW YORK BLOOD CENTER, INC., THE $251,759 Trans-NIH Recovery Act Research Support With the support of the ARRA supplement, we anticipate that the binding site(s) of NB-327 and its analogs in the HIV-1 gp41, or the determinant responsible for viral resistance to these small molecule HIV-1 fusion/entry inhibitors, will ultimately be defi National Institutes of Health 5/24/2010
MOUNT SINAI SCHOOL OF MEDICINE $249,999 Trans-NIH Recovery Act Research Support Platelet derived growth factors (PDGFs) are required the formation of oligodendrocytes, neural crest, vascular smooth muscle and a variety of cell types of mesenchymal origin, and the deregulation of this pathway has been implicated in disease and in vari National Institutes of Health 8/25/2010
TRUSTEES OF COLUMBIA UNIVERSITY IN THE CITY OF NEW YORK $249,953 Trans-NIH Recovery Act Research Support The viral hemorrhagic fevers (VHFs) pose a threat as possible bioterrorist agents as well as to populations in sub-Saharan Africa where many VHFs are endemic. The non-specific clinical presentation of the VHF, makes them extremely difficult to diagnose cl
This spending item is part of a $887,796 allocation. See details
National Institutes of Health 9/11/2009
AARON DIAMOND AIDS RESEARCH CENTER FOR THE CITY OF NEW YORK, INC, THE $248,499 Trans-NIH Recovery Act Research Support The ARRA funds supplement our existing R01 (AI081615, 02/15/09-01/31/14) in two ways. First, funds were made available for the purchase of a unique device that only recently has become available (2009). This one-of-a-kind machine, the Cryomill (Retsch), w National Institutes of Health 9/11/2009
ST LUKE'S-ROOSEVELT HOSPITAL CENTER $248,321 Trans-NIH Recovery Act Research Support Osteoporosis is one of the leading health problems in the United States. Recent studies suggest that adipocytes in bone marrow and osteoblasts share the same precursor, mesenchymal stem cells (MSC). Human imaging studies [i.e., magnetic resonance spectros
This spending item is part of a $445,585 allocation. See details
National Institutes of Health 6/02/2009
RESEARCH FOUNDATION FOR MENTAL HYGIENE INC $246,469 Trans-NIH Recovery Act Research Support To support research and other projects that will support fundamental biomedical discovery and translation of that knowledge into effective prevention strategies and new treatments while also providing economic stimulus to the nation.
This spending item is part of a $375,071 allocation. See details
National Institutes of Health 6/01/2009
NEW YORK UNIVERSITY (INC) $245,672 Trans-NIH Recovery Act Research Support Thalamic injury has been poorly investigated in mild traumatic brain injury (MTBI). The thalamus is important to communication among many associative brain regions including sensory, motor, cognitive, and behavioral functions; it is one of the key element National Institutes of Health 9/25/2009
NEW YORK, CITY OF (THE) $245,550 ARRA - Immunization The New York City Department of Health and Mental Hygiene's Bureau of Communicable Disease will participate in the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention sponsored project to evaluate the effectiveness of the Meningococcal Conjugate vaccine and other Centers for Disease Control and Prevention 9/03/2009
WEILL MEDICAL COLLEGE OF CORNELL UNIVERSITY $245,543 Trans-NIH Recovery Act Research Support This Administrative Supplement to R01GM062631 aims to characterize in detail the molecular interactions between the TPR domain of the telomerase regulatory protein Est1 and telomerase RNA, based on our recent identification of multiple Est1 orthologues in National Institutes of Health 9/30/2009
RESEARCH FOUNDATION FOR MENTAL HYGIENE INC $245,255 Trans-NIH Recovery Act Research Support This application addresses the broad Challenge Area 03: Biomarker Discrimination and Validation, and the specific challenge topic: 03-MG-101, Biomarkers of mental disorders. Schizophrenia, a devastating psychiatric disorder, is chiefly characterized by po
This spending item is part of a $999,499 allocation. See details
National Institutes of Health 9/24/2009
NEW YORK UNIVERSITY (INC) $245,250 Trans-NIH Recovery Act Research Support The long-term goal of this project is to generate a detailed understanding of viral meningitis in realtime. Knowledge derived from these studies are expected to foster the development of novel interventions to treat this potentially fatal disorder for whi
This spending item is part of a $941,375 allocation. See details
National Institutes of Health 6/04/2009
NEW YORK UNIVERSITY (INC) $244,318 Trans-NIH Recovery Act Research Support DESCRIPTION (provided by applicant): To enhance participant recruitment efforts for genetics studies and other large- scale etiological research efforts, there is a need for an instrument that can be practically and efficiently employed in research studie
This spending item is part of a $1,282,149 allocation. See details
National Institutes of Health 9/28/2009
ROCKEFELLER UNIVERSITY FACULTY AND STUDENTS CLUB INC, THE $242,589 Trans-NIH Recovery Act Research Support A classical view claims that oxytocin (OT) fosters affiliative behaviors and arginine vasopressin (VP) enhances aggression. But a lot of data conflict with this. The confusion is not due purely to neuroanatomical details, or gender or species. I will use National Institutes of Health 3/23/2010
TRUSTEES OF COLUMBIA UNIVERSITY IN THE CITY OF NEW YORK $241,500 Trans-NIH Recovery Act Research Support The purpose of the grant is to understand environmental memory in the monkey, a phenomenon whereby neurons in the lateral intraparietal area of the monkey respond to saccades which bring the spatial location of a stimulus which appeared on a previous tria National Institutes of Health 8/31/2010
NEW YORK UNIVERSITY (INC) $240,366 Trans-NIH Recovery Act Research Support Early embryonic blood vessels form with great anatomical reproducibility to ensure homeostasis and survival. How the vasculature acquires its stereotypical architecture is poorly understood. To uncover the genetic and cellular basis of vascular patterning National Institutes of Health 7/16/2009
WEILL MEDICAL COLLEGE OF CORNELL UNIVERSITY $240,002 Trans-NIH Recovery Act Research Support Our goal is to build an infrastructure to discover novel viruses associated with human cancer from next-generation sequencing data, using a sequence-based computational subtraction approach that we developed. This proposed project responds to the ARRA Res
This spending item is part of a $1,551,541 allocation. See details
National Institutes of Health 9/28/2009
NEW YORK UNIVERSITY $239,459 Trans-NIH Recovery Act Research Support This supplement provides project support, both for a postdoctoral scientist and equipment, to accelerate the pace of the research. Disorders of the visual nervous system are a major cause of visual disability, and many disorders affect parts of the brain National Institutes of Health 9/01/2009
MOUNT SINAI SCHOOL OF MEDICINE $238,637 Trans-NIH Recovery Act Research Support The real-time chemistry of life occurs at the interfaces of proteins and small chemicals present in the cellular environment. For the first time in history, sufficient information on the human proteome and its interacting chemogenome has accumulated in th
This spending item is part of a $2,093,862 allocation. See details
National Institutes of Health 7/16/2010
SAINT VINCENTS CATHOLIC MEDICAL CENTERS OF NEW YORK $238,350 Trans-NIH Recovery Act Research Support This award is issued under The American Recovery and Reinvestment Act of 2009. The National Institute of Health awarded a grant in the amount of $238,350 to Saint Vincent Catholic Medical Centers of New York in support of the Prediction of Response to Rev National Institutes of Health 8/31/2009
TRANSCENDENT INTERNATIONAL, LLC $237,399 Trans-NIH Recovery Act Research Support In the United States, the long-running nursing shortage is a significant problem affecting healthcare delivery. In 2005, approximately 126,000 nursing positions in the U.S. were unfilled. It is forecasted that by 2020, the nursing workforce will experienc National Institutes of Health 9/30/2010
MOUNT SINAI SCHOOL OF MEDICINE $237,300 Trans-NIH Recovery Act Research Support We have investigated potential links between astrocyte reactivity and lesion repair using microarray analysis of cytokine-treated human astrocytes, and this approach has identified interleukin-11 (IL-11) as an astrocyte- derived factor that regulates olig National Institutes of Health 8/11/2009
NEW YORK UNIVERSITY $234,337 Trans-NIH Recovery Act Research Support This supplement provides project support, for a technician and for equipment and supplies, to develop a new imaging system, to accelerate the pace of the research. The goal of the research is to employ a new system to study basic properties of regenerat National Institutes of Health 1/08/2010
TRUSTEES OF COLUMBIA UNIVERSITY IN THE CITY OF NEW YORK $233,178 Trans-NIH Recovery Act Research Support The goal of this project is to create a conditional knock out of the Brd2 gene in order to study its function in the germ line. To minimize compromising the gene+?G??G??s function, we inserted the two recombination (loxP) sites into the non-conserved regi National Institutes of Health 5/14/2010
SLOAN-KETTERING INSTITUTE FOR CANCER RESEARCH $232,262 Trans-NIH Recovery Act Research Support Elucidatiion of the biosynthesis of mycobacterial siderophores in M. tuberculosis to better understand the biology of the pathogen. Multidrug-resistant tuberculosis is recognized as an emerging infectious disease and a major problem in global public healt
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MOUNT SINAI SCHOOL OF MEDICINE $231,909 Trans-NIH Recovery Act Research Support Adaptation and survival to strenuous environmental conditions are evolutionary conserved mechanisms that allow organisms to produce progeny. In general, adaptation to stress promotes the repair of protein and DNA damage and must occur rapidly. Thus, trans
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NEW YORK UNIVERSITY $231,000 Trans-NIH Recovery Act Research Support This supplement provides project support, both for personnel and equipment, to accelerate the pace of the research. This research will investigate how a protein hormone (parathyroid hormone, PTH) is able to interact with a cell's surface and transmit sig National Institutes of Health 4/12/2010
THE TRUSTEES OF COLUMBIA UNIVERSITY IN THE CITY OF NEW YORK INC $230,684 Trans-NIH Recovery Act Research Support This application addresses the broad Challenge Area (08) Genomics, Beyond GWAS 08-DK-102. The overall genetic architecture and pathogenic mechanisms of complex disorders such as Crohn's disease (CD) is incompletely defined at present. Genome-wide associat
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MOUNT SINAI SCHOOL OF MEDICINE $230,418 Trans-NIH Recovery Act Research Support How do thalamic neurons integrate their various feedforward and feedback inputs? Most of the inputs and synapses in the mammalian lateral geniculate nucleus (LGN) are extra-retinal, but the way in which these diverse inputs are integrated to control the f National Institutes of Health 9/14/2009
WEILL MEDICAL COLLEGE OF CORNELL UNIVERSITY $229,164 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
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TRUSTEES OF COLUMBIA UNIVERSITY IN THE CITY OF NEW YORK $228,187 ARRA - Scholarships for Disadvantaged Students Scholarships for Disadvantaged Students (SDS) are being awarded to Columbia University Students in the College of Physicians & Surgeons, the College of Dental Medicine, the Mailman School of Public Health, and the Programs in Occupational Therapy, who ha... Show more Health Resources and Services Administration 6/14/2010
ST LUKE'S-ROOSEVELT HOSPITAL CENTER $227,841 Trans-NIH Recovery Act Research Support This application is proposed to supplement ongoing studies on the human and mouse gene products that associate with brain disease during HIV-1 infection. We have found that HIV-1 infected mice also develop problems in learning and memory and this study wi National Institutes of Health 9/21/2010
TRANSCENDENT INTERNATIONAL, LLC $227,800 Trans-NIH Recovery Act Research Support Complementary and alternative medicine (CAM) has a significant and growing presence in the United States. By one estimate, Americans make 629 million visits to CAM practitioners annually, as compared to only 386 million made to primary care physicians (Ei National Institutes of Health 9/22/2010
TRUSTEES OF COLUMBIA UNIVERSITY IN THE CITY OF NEW YORK $227,693 Trans-NIH Recovery Act Research Support Finally, we have started to evaluate the role of CtIP in ATM activation. We have shown that CtIP influences DNA resection at double-strand breaks. We now find that CtIP depletion does not abrogate the loading of the MRN complex to DSBs-containing chromati National Institutes of Health 9/04/2009
NEW YORK UNIVERSITY $226,196 Trans-NIH Recovery Act Research Support This supplement increases project support, both for a postdoctoral scientist and equipment, to accelerate the pace of the research. Patients with Parkinson's disease and other basal ganglia disorders are crippled by dysfunctional, or inefficient, moveme National Institutes of Health 8/04/2009
District Council of Nyc $224,644 Trans-NIH Recovery Act Research Support The New Jersey/New York Hazardous Materials Worker Training Center expanded the reach of the HWWT training program to provide knowledge and skills to workers who are unemployed or are less than fully employed. The scope of work includes hazardous waste c
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TRUSTEES OF COLUMBIA UNIVERSITY IN THE CITY OF NEW YORK $223,850 Trans-NIH Recovery Act Research Support The specific scientific goals of this Administrative Supplement are: 1) Analyze factors contributing to cesarean birth and labor induction in nulliparous women; 2) Characterize race/ethnicity disparities and stress markers as they relate to preterm birth
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THE RESEARCH FOUNDATION OF STATE UNIVERSITY OF NEW YORK $223,494 Trans-NIH Recovery Act Research Support The multi-gene family of proteins called connexins form intercellular gap junctions that directly mediate signaling between adjacent cells. These cell-cell channels consist of two hemichannels or so-called connexons from adjacent cells. In addition to for
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TRUSTEES OF COLUMBIA UNIVERSITY IN THE CITY OF NEW YORK $223,368 Trans-NIH Recovery Act Research Support 'The goal of this supplemental award is to establish the program in CER-STAT, or Comparative Effectiveness Research: Summer Training in Applications and Techniques. By providing rigorous training and mentoring opportunities that focus on CER, we can furni National Institutes of Health 7/08/2010
THE TRUSTEES OF COLUMBIA UNIVERSITY IN THE CITY OF NEW YORK INC $223,028 Trans-NIH Recovery Act Research Support This is an application for administrative supplement to my currently active RO1 grant ?Epigenetic regulation by PWWP domain proteins?. Our research is focused on understanding the role of epigenetic mechanisms, especially posttranslational modification of National Institutes of Health 8/10/2009
WEILL MEDICAL COLLEGE OF CORNELL UNIVERSITY $221,700 Trans-NIH Recovery Act Research Support A critical component of the Weill Cornell CTSC (WC/CTSC) is the training of a diverse group of future investigators through our Clinical and Translational Education Program (CTEP). Included in the program , and as part of our initial K30 grant, we develo National Institutes of Health 9/23/2010
NEW YORK UNIVERSITY (INC) $221,598 Trans-NIH Recovery Act Research Support Embryonic cells polarize to develop specializations needed for morphogenesis and differentiation. Using the C. elegans embryo as a simple model, our long-term goal is to understand how early embryonic cells acquire an inner-outer polarity that regulates t National Institutes of Health 8/19/2009
SLOAN-KETTERING INSTITUTE FOR CANCER RESEARCH $220,860 Trans-NIH Recovery Act Research Support iNKT cells are extremely potent first responders to infection. The aggressive nature of these cells has made them attractive targets for immunotherapy. Like conventional T cells, iNKT cells develop in the thymus from hematopoietic precursor cells that com National Institutes of Health 7/12/2010
NEW YORK UNIVERSITY (INC) $220,835 Trans-NIH Recovery Act Research Support P-type ATPases constitute a large family of ATP-dependent ion transporters present in all kingdoms of life. Members of this family are generally responsible for maintaining ionic homeostasis and for priming cells for essential activities such as muscle c National Institutes of Health 9/18/2009
MOUNT SINAI SCHOOL OF MEDICINE $219,823 Trans-NIH Recovery Act Research Support The complement system, traditionally considered part of the innate immune repertoire has been implicated as a modulator of cell mediated allograft injury. Our group has further shown that alternative pathway complement components C3, factor D and factor B National Institutes of Health 7/12/2010
NEW YORK UNIVERSITY (INC) $219,700 Trans-NIH Recovery Act Research Support Research during the past two decades has suggested that the retinoblastoma tumor suppressor (pRB) and two related proteins (p107 and p130; collectively referred to as pocket proteins) play a fundamental role in regulating the cell cycle, and pRB has been National Institutes of Health 9/30/2009
TRUSTEES OF COLUMBIA UNIVERSITY IN THE CITY OF NEW YORK $219,288 Recovery Act Comparative Effectiveness Research - AHRQ State Medicaid programs play a central role in the provision of mental health services in the U.S., particularly for lower-income youth and adults with severe mental illness, whose mental health treatment is often without apparent clinical ration... Show more
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Agency for Healthcare Research and Quality 9/28/2010
SLOAN-KETTERING INSTITUTE FOR CANCER RESEARCH $219,035 Trans-NIH Recovery Act Research Support The PS-OC has organized a leadership structure to provide expertise and fully support all initiatives. The leadership consists of the Principal Investigator, Franziska Michor, PhD, and the Senior Co-investigator, Eric Holland, MD, PhD. Support personnel c
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MOUNT SINAI SCHOOL OF MEDICINE $218,730 Trans-NIH Recovery Act Research Support The serotonin type 1B (5-HT1B) receptor has been implicated in the pathogenesis of major depressive disorder (MDD). Highest concentrations of 5-HT1B receptors are found in the globus pallidus in humans. The globus pallidus has received attention recently
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NATIONAL BUREAU OF ECONOMIC RESEARCH, INC. $218,509 Trans-NIH Recovery Act Research Support Smokeless tobacco (ST) has been determined to be hazardous to health. However, there have been no studies which have examined the impact of ST advertising on ST use and there is very little prior research on the targeting of ST advertising. Research on th National Institutes of Health 8/26/2010
NEW YORK UNIVERSITY $217,500 Trans-NIH Recovery Act Research Support In recent years, Drosophila, with its genetic amenability and the relatively small size of its brain, has been very successfully developed as a model system to study how neural circuits control behavior. We will investigate how the brain processes color v National Institutes of Health 9/30/2010
SLOAN-KETTERING INSTITUTE FOR CANCER RESEARCH $214,512 Trans-NIH Recovery Act Research Support This award is issued in response to Notice OD-09-060, Recovery Act Administrative Supplements Providing Summer Research Experiences for Students and Science Educators.PROJECT SUMMARY/ABSTRACTHedgehog (Hh) proteins are secreted morphogens that regulate nor National Institutes of Health 8/10/2009
NEW YORK UNIVERSITY (INC) $212,264 Trans-NIH Recovery Act Research Support This administrative supplement was awarded to advance the pace of scientific discovery of the parent grant 1RO1GM084244001A1, entitled Role of Deubiquitination in Fanconi Anemia Cancer Susceptibility Pathway. The parent grant is focused, in part, on unde National Institutes of Health 9/16/2009
MOUNT SINAI SCHOOL OF MEDICINE $211,875 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
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MOUNT SINAI SCHOOL OF MEDICINE $211,302 Trans-NIH Recovery Act Research Support Post-menopausal osteoporosis, a global public health problem, has for decades been attributed solely to declining estrogen levels, and although follicle stimulating hormone (FSH) levels rise sharply in parallel, a direct effect of FSH on the skeleton has National Institutes of Health 9/04/2009
NEW YORK UNIVERSITY (INC) $211,250 Trans-NIH Recovery Act Research Support Nuclear hormone receptors (NRs) modulate transcription through interaction with co-activators and corepressors which leads to chromatin modifications involving histone acetylation and methylation. In addition to the DRIP/TRAP G?MediatorG? and the p160/SRC National Institutes of Health 9/28/2009
ALIANZA DOMINICANA INC. $210,772 Trans-NIH Recovery Act Research Support The goal of this application is the establishment of the Northern Manhattan center of excellence for comparative effectiveness research to eliminate disparities (NOMA-CERED) adjunct to the Columbia Center for the Health of Urban Minorities (CHUM) in respo
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National Institutes of Health 9/18/2010
RESEARCH FOUNDATION FOR MENTAL HYGIENE INC $210,192 Enhancing Sample Retention in the Follow-Up of the Multimodal Treatment Study of Children with Attention Deficit Hyperactivity Disorder (MTA) Specific Tasks Sample Retention -Increase recruitment compensation -Add additional research support -Produce rec National Institutes of Health 4/23/2010
THE TRUSTEES OF COLUMBIA UNIVERSITY IN THE CITY OF NEW YORK INC $209,774 Trans-NIH Recovery Act Research Support Patients with probable Alzheimer s disease (AD) have semantic memory difficulty. In the previous funding period, we demonstrated that this is due to several factors, including degraded knowledge of the features that contribute to concepts; and an impairme
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National Institutes of Health 8/14/2009
SLOAN-KETTERING INSTITUTE FOR CANCER RESEARCH $208,314 Trans-NIH Recovery Act Research Support The research in the parent grant is aimed at understanding the factors that promote homologous recombination (HR) in mammalian cells and the consequences of impaired HR on organismal health. All three aims relate to the BRCA2 protein, which is also involv National Institutes of Health 12/04/2009
NEW YORK UNIVERSITY (INC) $206,036 Trans-NIH Recovery Act Research Support Fibroblast growth factor receptors (FGFRs) play essential roles in human development and metabolism. The overall aim of this application is to understand how the activity of FGFRs is regulated and to unveil the mechanisms by which naturally occurring pat National Institutes of Health 9/21/2009
ECOHEALTH ALLIANCE INC. $204,688 Trans-NIH Recovery Act Research Support This ARRA supplementary award will provide two years of funding for a U.S. Global Health Postdoctoral Scientist. Funding will help us conduct additional work that will 1) substantially accelerate the rate of scientific discovery in our project; 2) use nov National Institutes of Health 9/03/2009
TRUSTEES OF COLUMBIA UNIVERSITY IN THE CITY OF NEW YORK $202,499 Trans-NIH Recovery Act Research Support ARRA supplementation at Columbia will be used to extend employment of current study personnel to complete existing study tasks, increase the pace of scientific investigation, and to add study personnel with expertise in radiologic interpretation to benef National Institutes of Health 3/29/2010
NEW YORK UNIVERSITY (INC) $202,218 Trans-NIH Recovery Act Research Support The goal of this application is the establishment of the Northern Manhattan center of excellence for comparative effectiveness research to eliminate disparities (NOMA-CERED) adjunct to the Columbia Center for the Health of Urban Minorities (CHUM) in respo
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TRUSTEES OF COLUMBIA UNIVERSITY IN THE CITY OF NEW YORK $200,521 Trans-NIH Recovery Act Research Support Award issued effective 09/30/2009. The goals of this supplement are to: 1) Develop and execute a flow cytometry based assay to confirm hits identified by a high throughput screen from our collaborators at the NIH Chemical Genomics Center. These hits are National Institutes of Health 9/20/2009
CORNELL UNIVERSITY, INC $200,001 Trans-NIH Recovery Act Research Support Pharmacological treatment of cardiac arrhythmia is a long sought and as yet elusive goal. Poor efficacy and outcomes in treating arrhythmia with drugs is due, in part, to failure to accurately predict how drugs with implicitly complex pharmacodynamics aff National Institutes of Health 7/15/2009
WEILL MEDICAL COLLEGE OF CORNELL UNIVERSITY $200,000 Trans-NIH Recovery Act Research Support Coordinated contractions of the smooth muscle coat surrounding the renal pelvis and the ureter are essential for draining urine out of the kidney. Congenital defects that impair this peristaltic process are common, and can lead to permanent kidney damage. National Institutes of Health 8/18/2010
TRUSTEES OF COLUMBIA UNIVERSITY IN THE CITY OF NEW YORK $199,278 Trans-NIH Recovery Act Research Support To date, this supplement has helped stimulate the U.S. economy by providing funds for the hiring of Dr. Antoine Muchir as an Associate Research Scientist at Columbia University. The hiring of Dr. Muchir as well as additional funds for supplies as part of National Institutes of Health 9/25/2009
RESEARCH FOUNDATION FOR MENTAL HYGIENE INC $197,991 Trans-NIH Recovery Act Research Support This application addresses broad Challenge Area (03): Biomarker Discovery and Validation and specific Challenge Topic, 03-MH-101: Biomarkers in mental disorders. While Major Depressive Disorder (MDD) is prevalent and disabling, compelling recent data from
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WEILL MEDICAL COLLEGE OF CORNELL UNIVERSITY $197,955 Trans-NIH Recovery Act Research Support The biosynthesis of glycosylphosphatidylinositol (GPI)-anchored proteins (such as the folate receptor, prion protein, and the neural cell adhesion molecule (NCAM)) is critical for normal cell growth, and perturbed in human cancers as well as a number of g National Institutes of Health 9/30/2009
TRUSTEES OF COLUMBIA UNIVERSITY IN THE CITY OF NEW YORK $197,264 Trans-NIH Recovery Act Research Support Osteoporosis is one of the leading health problems in the United States. Recent studies suggest that adipocytes in bone marrow and osteoblasts share the same precursor, mesenchymal stem cells (MSC). Human imaging studies [i.e., magnetic resonance spectros
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National Institutes of Health 6/02/2009
MOUNT SINAI SCHOOL OF MEDICINE $197,101 Trans-NIH Recovery Act Research Support Both projects (NET positron emission tomography imaging in alcohol dependence and obesity as well s cannabinoid receptor type 1 imaging in alcohol dependence) within this program have progressed nicely and important methodological progress has been made i
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THE TRUSTEES OF COLUMBIA UNIVERSITY IN THE CITY OF NEW YORK INC $196,946 Trans-NIH Recovery Act Research Support We will continue our study of genes needed for neuronal differentiation and function in the nematode Caenorhabditis elegans. Most of the research will center, as in the past, on the analysis of the development and activity of the six touch receptor neuron National Institutes of Health 6/18/2010
RFCUNY - CITY COLLEGE $196,484 Trans-NIH Recovery Act Research Support ARRA - TRANS-NIH RECOVERY ACT RESEARCH SUPPORT Title: Structure and Dynamic Determinants of Ion Channel Assembly by Adapter Proteins (Administrative Supplement) Abstract: The cystic fibrosis transmembrane conductance regulator (CFTR) is an essentia National Institutes of Health 7/19/2010
TRUSTEES OF COLUMBIA UNIVERSITY IN THE CITY OF NEW YORK $195,800 Trans-NIH Recovery Act Research Support The neurotransmitter dopamine is pivotal in decision making, habit and motor learning as well as in drug abuse, schizophrenia, attention deficit hyperactive disorder (ADHD), and Parkinson's disease. This joint effort from three NIH-funded laboratories exp National Institutes of Health 3/25/2010
EDUCATIONAL ALLIANCE INC, THE $195,656 ARRA - Head Start The Educational Alliance (The Alliance) is using COLA funds to provide a permanent 3.06% salary increase to all full-time Federal Early Head Start and Head Start staff at all four Educational Alliance Head Start/Early Head Start sites in Downtown Manhatta Administration for Children and Families 6/29/2009
RFCUNY - HUNTER COLLEGE $195,366 Trans-NIH Recovery Act Research Support Research Enhancement Award: Individual investigator-initiated research projects aimed at developing researchers at minority-serving institutions (MSIs) to a stage where they can transition successfully to other extramural support (R01 or equivalent). National Institutes of Health 9/04/2009
MOUNT SINAI SCHOOL OF MEDICINE $193,633 Trans-NIH Recovery Act Research Support Cyclin-dependent kinases (CDKs) control cell division and transcription by RNA polymerase II (Pol II), and are themselves stringently regulated. An activator common to both cell-cycle and transcription pathways in metazoans is the CDK-activating kinase (C National Institutes of Health 8/13/2009
WEILL MEDICAL COLLEGE OF CORNELL UNIVERSITY $192,957 Trans-NIH Recovery Act Research Support The overall goal of this research is to study alterations in the brain in neurodegenerative diseases, such as Alzheimer's and Parkinson's disease with magnetic resonance imaging (MRI). The proposals in this research amendment all aim at developing novel M
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THE TRUSTEES OF COLUMBIA UNIVERSITY IN THE CITY OF NEW YORK INC $192,780 Trans-NIH Recovery Act Research Support The goal of this supplement was to fund the salary of one-predoctoral fellow to collect and analyze additional data sets (4D ultrasound and MRI) to test the hypothesis that strain measures computed with 4D ultrasound and optical flow can yield clinically National Institutes of Health 7/31/2009
EAST HARLEM COUNCIL FOR HUMAN SERVICES INC $191,803 ARRA Health Center Integrated Services Development Initiative[g1] Increased Demand for Service Increased Demand for Services (IDS) Award ID: H8BCS12244 Purpose and Scope: Funds will be utilized to expand the Health Center?s hours of operation and level of service delivery through expansion of ev... Show more Health Resources and Services Administration 3/27/2009
SLOAN-KETTERING INSTITUTE FOR CANCER RESEARCH $191,750 Memorial Sloan Kettering Cancer Center has been awarded a contract to provide tumor types to the NCI for The Cancer Genome Atlas (TCGA) project. Specifically this award is to fund the provision of thyroid papillary specimens (118 cases). The collection National Institutes of Health 8/05/2010
SLOAN-KETTERING INSTITUTE FOR CANCER RESEARCH $191,248 Trans-NIH Recovery Act Research Support The PS-OC has organized a leadership structure to provide expertise and fully support all initiatives. The leadership consists of the Principal Investigator, Franziska Michor, PhD, and the Senior Co-investigator, Eric Holland, MD, PhD. Support personnel c
This spending item is part of a $2,749,336 allocation. See details
National Institutes of Health 9/23/2010
RESEARCH FOUNDATION OF THE CITY UNIVERSITY OF NEW YORK $190,000 Trans-NIH Recovery Act Research Support Project Abstract: This project addresses interdisciplinary research in computer vision and vision rehabilitation science. We aim to 1) develop innovative algorithms for camera-based text detection from complex backgrounds with multiple colors (e.g., the t National Institutes of Health 8/31/2010
MOUNT SINAI SCHOOL OF MEDICINE $189,440 Trans-NIH Recovery Act Research Support The overall goal of this proposal is to investigate the role of adenosine (ADO) in cerebral blood flow (CBF) regulation. ADO is a purine nucleoside and breakdown product of ATP via AMP. In our most recent grant, we (1) defined the ADO receptor subtype inv National Institutes of Health 9/28/2009
THE HOSPITAL FOR SPECIAL SURGERY FUND INC $187,853 Trans-NIH Recovery Act Research Support The PROMISSE Study (Predictors of Pregnancy Outcome: bioMarkers In antiphospholipid antibody Syndrome Systemic lupus Erythematosus) is a multi-center, prospective observational study designed to characterize the mechanisms of antiphospholipid (APL) antibo
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MOUNT SINAI SCHOOL OF MEDICINE $187,810 Trans-NIH Recovery Act Research Support Alcohol-induced liver injury involves significant mitochondrial damage and up-regulation of inducible nitric oxide synthase (NOS2) leading to excessive generation of reactive oxygen species (ROS) and reactive nitrogen species affecting cell survival. Unde National Institutes of Health 7/13/2009
TRUSTEES OF COLUMBIA UNIVERSITY IN THE CITY OF NEW YORK $187,790 Trans-NIH Recovery Act Research Support While considerable progress has been achieved in understanding basic mechanisms of glomerular and renal fibrosis, the absence of a true experimental model for human FSGS has made it difficult to clearly understand how these basic mechanisms apply to huma
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NEW YORK UNIVERSITY (INC) $187,658 Trans-NIH Recovery Act Research Support Although little is known about malaria immunity, the accepted Malaria Immunity Paradigm (MIP) is that resistance requires years of closely spaced infections to develop, frequent infections to maintain, and can be compromised by parasite antigenic diversit National Institutes of Health 4/28/2010
MOUNT SINAI SCHOOL OF MEDICINE $187,618 Trans-NIH Recovery Act Research Support Motion sickness, which is defined as nausea, vomiting, disorientation and related symptoms in association with movement of the subject or the visual surround, can be elicited by rotating subjects about an axis, tilted relative to the gravitational vertica National Institutes of Health 9/24/2009
RESEARCH FOUNDATION FOR MENTAL HYGIENE INC $186,946 Trans-NIH Recovery Act Research Support To support research and other projects that will support fundamental biomedical discovery and translation of that knowledge into effective prevention strategies and new treatments while also providing economic stimulus to the nation. National Institutes of Health 6/01/2009
WEILL MEDICAL COLLEGE OF CORNELL UNIVERSITY $186,717 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.
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National Institutes of Health 7/13/2009
TRUSTEES OF COLUMBIA UNIVERSITY IN THE CITY OF NEW YORK $185,148 Trans-NIH Recovery Act Research Support This application is submitted in response to the NIH Notice Number (NOT-OD-09-058) and Notice Title: NIH Announces the Availability of Recovery Act Funds for Competitive Revision Applications as a revision of an ongoing grant (R01 EY015293) entitled 'Calo National Institutes of Health 3/22/2010
MOUNT SINAI SCHOOL OF MEDICINE $184,913 Trans-NIH Recovery Act Research Support The supplement enables us to substantially increase the bioinformatic resources available to our Conte Center, and eventually to the field at large, by retaining the services of a newly recruited faculty member at Mount Sinai, Dr. Li Shen, who is an exper National Institutes of Health 5/18/2010
TRUSTEES OF COLUMBIA UNIVERSITY IN THE CITY OF NEW YORK $184,279 Trans-NIH Recovery Act Research Support Our primary objective is to identify specific gene variants that are related to the formation and rupture of intracranial aneurysms (IA). Our experienced collaborative and highly productive team of Familial Intracranial Aneurysm (FIA) Investigators at 27
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National Institutes of Health 9/14/2009
TRUSTEES OF COLUMBIA UNIVERSITY IN THE CITY OF NEW YORK $183,693 Trans-NIH Recovery Act Research Support The purpose of this supplement is to enhance our ability to test models for the mechanisms by which neurons die during normal development and in pathological conditions such as neurodegenerative disorders. In particular, the funds awarded were to retain National Institutes of Health 9/15/2009
NATIONAL DEVELOPMENT AND RESEARCH INSTITUTES, INC. $183,352 Trans-NIH Recovery Act Research Support In the parent project to this competitive revision application, we are currently evaluating the comparative effectiveness and cost-effectiveness of a web-based psychosocial treatment intervention with individuals in methadone maintenance treatment (relati National Institutes of Health 9/21/2009
New York Chapter of The American Institute of Architects, Inc. $182,000 ARRA - Prevention and Wellness--Communities Putting Prevention to Work The New York City Department of Health and Mental Hygiene (the Department), through its bona fide fiduciary agent, the Fund for Public Health in New York, received Communities Putting Prevention to Work (CPPW) supplemental funding... Show more
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NEW YORK UNIVERSITY (INC) $181,956 Trans-NIH Recovery Act Research Support These studies are designed to examine 44 human anti-V3 monoclonal antibodies (mAbs) with respect to how the immunoglobulin (Ig) variable heavy (VH) and variable light (VL) chain gene usage determines Ab cross-reactivity and function. The studies are based National Institutes of Health 8/23/2010
NEW YORK UNIVERSITY (INC) $181,469 Trans-NIH Recovery Act Research Support The long-term objective of this project is to understand the molecular basis for soma-germline interactions that govern germline proliferation and meiotic entry. In humans, sterility can result from insufficient proliferation of germ cells or from develop National Institutes of Health 8/31/2009
TRUSTEES OF COLUMBIA UNIVERSITY IN THE CITY OF NEW YORK $180,883 Trans-NIH Recovery Act Research Support The on-going study investigates how social-environmental exposures and selected biologicals, including the relationship between cortisol levels and resting heart rate, relate to a wide range of psychological outcomes. This supplement seeks to extend thes
This spending item is part of a $830,926 allocation. See details
National Institutes of Health 7/16/2009
WEILL MEDICAL COLLEGE OF CORNELL UNIVERSITY $180,651 Trans-NIH Recovery Act Research Support An estimated 1 million Americans (and more than 90,000 New York City residents) have HIV infection. Despite recent advances, HIV/AIDS remains an important area for clinical investigation. This application describes the Cornell Clinical Trials Unit (CCTU), National Institutes of Health 9/27/2010
SLOAN-KETTERING INSTITUTE FOR CANCER RESEARCH $180,087 Trans-NIH Recovery Act Research Support This award is issued in response to Notice OD-09-060, Recovery Act Administrative Supplements Providing Summer Research Experiences for Students and Science Educators. DESCRIPTION (provided by applicant): The specification of cell types in the ventral hal National Institutes of Health 8/13/2009
TRUSTEES OF COLUMBIA UNIVERSITY IN THE CITY OF NEW YORK $180,084 Trans-NIH Recovery Act Research Support A research assistant, Ingrid Rosario, has been hired as of mid-October to assist with study coordination and ongoing research efforts. She has completed training in human subjects research as well as our own study protocols and has taken over responsibili National Institutes of Health 9/06/2009
THE TRUSTEES OF COLUMBIA UNIVERSITY IN THE CITY OF NEW YORK INC $179,800 Trans-NIH Recovery Act Research Support Microscale systems have a strong and increasing presence in basic and applied biomedical research. The ability to manipulate and define an experimental system at the scale of micrometers has revealed much about how cells interact with their complex enviro National Institutes of Health 4/15/2010
NEW YORK UNIVERSITY $179,556 Trans-NIH Recovery Act Research Support This supplement provides support for one postdoctoral scientist to accelerate the pace of the research. The neural competition underlying perceptual alternations during rivalry is believed to be closely related to the strabismic suppression. Hence, the pr National Institutes of Health 9/14/2009
RESEARCH FOUNDATION OF THE CITY UNIVERSITY OF NEW YORK $179,360 Trans-NIH Recovery Act Research Support Red cell maturation depends on increased expression of proteins for iron uptake, transport, concentration, and heme synthesis to produce hemoglobin. Ferritin plays a key role in red cells and iron homeostasis: concentrating iron as a mineral and protectin
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TRUSTEES OF COLUMBIA UNIVERSITY IN THE CITY OF NEW YORK $179,228 Trans-NIH Recovery Act Research Support Ionizing radiation plays a significant role in the treatment of human cancers, while exposure to relatively low doses can lead to the induction of cancer, to teratogenesis and mutagenic consequences. Laboratory studies at Columbia University have explored National Institutes of Health 2/18/2010
NEW YORK UNIVERSITY (INC) $179,101 Trans-NIH Recovery Act Research Support To support research and other projects that will support fundamental biomedical discovery and translation of that knowledge into effective prevention strategies and new treatments while also providing economic stimulus to the nation.
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National Institutes of Health 8/15/2009
SLOAN-KETTERING INSTITUTE FOR CANCER RESEARCH $178,230 The Sloan Kettering Institution for Cancer Research has been awarded a contract to provide tumor types to the NCI for The Cancer Genome Atlas (TCGA) project. Specifically this award is to fund the provision of endometrial cases. These cases are all prim National Institutes of Health 3/15/2010
NEW YORK UNIVERSITY (INC) $177,450 Trans-NIH Recovery Act Research Support The long-term goal of our research program continues to be the understanding of the neurobiological basis for motor control. More specifically, we aim at characterizing physiological properties of neurons and neuronal circuits that we consider crucial to National Institutes of Health 8/17/2009
TRUSTEES OF COLUMBIA UNIVERSITY IN THE CITY OF NEW YORK $177,422 Trans-NIH Recovery Act Research Support Our long-term objective is to enlarge the scope and efficiency of clinical research through enhanced use of clinical data to support clinical research decisions. This proposal aims to improve the use of electronic health records (EHR) to automate clinical National Institutes of Health 5/25/2010
TRUSTEES OF COLUMBIA UNIVERSITY IN THE CITY OF NEW YORK $175,750 Trans-NIH Recovery Act Research Support The goal of our application is to obtain a Heidelberg Spectralis OCT instrument for research at Columbia University's Harkness Eye Institute. The many faculty members here who are conducting research on retinal degenerative disorders rely on the latest im National Institutes of Health 3/04/2010
WEILL MEDICAL COLLEGE OF CORNELL UNIVERSITY $174,063 Trans-NIH Recovery Act Research Support General Challenge Area 15: Translational Science. Challenge Topic 15-ES-101: Effects of Environmental Exposures on Phenotypic Outcomes Using Non-Human Models. Monogenic forms of Parkinson disease (PD) are uncommon, accounting for about 10% of all cases
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National Institutes of Health 9/21/2009
WEILL MEDICAL COLLEGE OF CORNELL UNIVERSITY $173,877 Trans-NIH Recovery Act Research Support Scientific activities will be conducted over the two-year project period to address the following specific aims: Aim 1. To study cutoff points and estimate sensitivity and specifity for the ESAC, SORF, and ADOS-Toddler in relation to a best estimate diagn
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National Institutes of Health 9/22/2009
TRUSTEES OF COLUMBIA UNIVERSITY IN THE CITY OF NEW YORK $173,613 Trans-NIH Recovery Act Research Support The lifespan of adults with intellectual disability has been dramatically extended during the second half of the Twentieth Century. Advances in medicine, public health, early intervention, nutrition and habilitative technologies have contributed to this
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National Institutes of Health 9/30/2009
TRUSTEES OF COLUMBIA UNIVERSITY IN THE CITY OF NEW YORK $173,255 Trans-NIH Recovery Act Research Support In the last 3 months, we developed a method for quantitative analysis of the reactive oxygen species content in mitochondria as a function of position within the yeast cell. We performed ratiometric imaging of mitochondria-targeted GFP to dihydroethidium National Institutes of Health 9/16/2009
TRUSTEES OF COLUMBIA UNIVERSITY IN THE CITY OF NEW YORK $173,119 ARRA - Head Start Early Head Start: Columbia University Early Head Start (CUEHS) has been operating in Northern Manhattan for over 15 years. It provides services 236 low income children and families in Northern Manhattan. CUHS serves a catchment area that includes three ne Administration for Children and Families 6/26/2009
WEILL MEDICAL COLLEGE OF CORNELL UNIVERSITY $172,800 Trans-NIH Recovery Act Research Support We request support for mentored research training of a U.S. postdoctoral scientist to establish the Haiti HIV/AIDS Policy Model in collaboration with Haitian investigators. This computer simulation model will project the clinical consequences and costs of National Institutes of Health 9/03/2009
NEW YORK UNIVERSITY (INC) $172,800 Trans-NIH Recovery Act Research Support New York University School of Medicine and the National Institute of Malaria Research (NIMR), India, have a five year joint Fogarty Global Infectious Disease training and research grant. The aim of this grant is to provide research training into the biol National Institutes of Health 9/03/2009
WEILL MEDICAL COLLEGE OF CORNELL UNIVERSITY $172,655 Trans-NIH Recovery Act Research Support The ARRA award provides supplemental funds to an existing research grant, ?Effectiveness Of A Depression Care Management Initiative In Home Healthcare? (R01 MH082425, PI: Martha L. Bruce). The goal of the research is to improve depression treatment and o National Institutes of Health 9/28/2009
TRUSTEES OF COLUMBIA UNIVERSITY IN THE CITY OF NEW YORK $172,278 Trans-NIH Recovery Act Research Support The long-term objective of the parent proposal is to advance patient safety and reduce health care costs by developing automated methods that discover novel adverse drug events (ADE) based on information in clinical documents. The purpose of this competit National Institutes of Health 9/03/2009
TRUSTEES OF COLUMBIA UNIVERSITY IN THE CITY OF NEW YORK $172,210 Trans-NIH Recovery Act Research Support The long-term objective of the parent proposal is to advance patient safety and reduce health care costs by developing automated methods that discover novel adverse drug events (ADE) based on information in clinical documents. The purpose of this competit National Institutes of Health 9/29/2009
ST LUKE'S-ROOSEVELT HOSPITAL CENTER $171,747 Trans-NIH Recovery Act Research Support This Spanish-Language computerized counseling intervention will deliver evidence-based treatment support to a highly vulnerable Latino population. We will evaluate effectiveness on medication and clinic visit adherence and biological outcomes. WE will ide
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National Institutes of Health 9/23/2009
ROCKEFELLER UNIVERSITY FACULTY AND STUDENTS CLUB INC, THE $171,706 Trans-NIH Recovery Act Research Support Fragile X Syndrome presents with a clinical picture of mental retardation and behavioral abnormalities, including autism, resulting from the loss of function of an RNA-binding protein, FMRP. Although a small number of FMRP RNA targets have been validated, National Institutes of Health 9/17/2009
ST LUKE'S-ROOSEVELT HOSPITAL CENTER $171,612 Trans-NIH Recovery Act Research Support This supplement is the NORDIC (Neuro-Ophthalmology Research Disease Investigator Consortium) Headquarters portion of a joint effort for both Drs Mark Kupersmith and Karl Kieburtz on behalf of our respective institutions, St. Luke?s Roosevelt Hospital and
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National Institutes of Health 8/19/2009
NEW YORK UNIVERSITY (INC) $171,265 The purpose of this contract is to study the long-term effects of different treatment modalities for children with attention deficit hyperactivity disorder (ADHD) through a systematic follow-up of the subjects who participated in the Multimodal Treatment National Institutes of Health 4/22/2010
TRUSTEES OF COLUMBIA UNIVERSITY IN THE CITY OF NEW YORK $171,100 Trans-NIH Recovery Act Research Support Hormone-refractory tumors are the most deadly form of prostate cancer. There is currently no cure for patients with these very aggressive and highly metastatic tumors. Thus, the design of effective therapies for patients with such advanced prostate cancer National Institutes of Health 9/25/2010
NEW YORK UNIVERSITY $170,482 Trans-NIH Recovery Act Research Support The specific aims of the project included the following. This project proposes new ways to analyze B-W mortality disparities in the U.S. between 1980 and 2005 by investigating the contribution of causes of death considered amenable by (1) high-quality
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National Institutes of Health 9/22/2009
SLOAN-KETTERING INSTITUTE FOR CANCER RESEARCH $170,000 The Sloan Kettering Institute for Cancer Research has been awarded a contract to provide tumor types to the NCI for The Cancer Genome Atlas (TCGA) Projects. Specifically this award is to fund the provision of bladder tissues (100 cases). These cases are National Institutes of Health 7/14/2010
MOUNT SINAI SCHOOL OF MEDICINE $169,500 Trans-NIH Recovery Act Research Support Prematurity, enteral formula feeding, and bacterial colonization are three major risk factors for neonatal necrotizing enterocolitis (NEC). The hallmark pathologic findings in NEC are intestinal mucosal injuries. However, the etiology and pathogenesis of National Institutes of Health 4/29/2009
MOUNT SINAI SCHOOL OF MEDICINE $169,500 Trans-NIH Recovery Act Research Support Non-motile, primary cilia are found on the surface of a strikingly diverse range of cell types and play critical roles in development and disease, including polycystic kidney disease, hydrocephalus, syndromic obesity, and retinal degeneration. A prominent National Institutes of Health 5/11/2009
MOUNT SINAI SCHOOL OF MEDICINE $169,500 Trans-NIH Recovery Act Research Support The overall goals of our research are to develop new therapies for acid sphingomyelinase (ASM)-deficient Niemann-Pick disease (Types A & B NPD), & to better understand the pathogenesis of this disorder. To date, this research has led to the isolation & ch National Institutes of Health 9/29/2009
NEW YORK UNIVERSITY (INC) $169,000 Trans-NIH Recovery Act Research Support Dermal fibrosis is a hallmark of systemic sclerosis. We have previously demonstrated that stimulation of adenosine A2A receptor promotes collagen production in vitro while blockade of the adenosine A2A receptor attenuates development of dermal fibrosis in National Institutes of Health 9/09/2009
WEILL MEDICAL COLLEGE OF CORNELL UNIVERSITY $169,000 Trans-NIH Recovery Act Research Support Chronic exposure to opioids can lead to dependence, a phenomenon that is manifest by withdrawal-induced somatic, autonomic, and aversive symptoms that critically involve the central nucleus of the amygdala (CeA). Avoiding physical withdrawal symptoms can National Institutes of Health 7/16/2009
MOUNT SINAI SCHOOL OF MEDICINE $168,805 Trans-NIH Recovery Act Research Support This is a 2-year grant application in response to PA-06-391: Research on Autism and Autism Spectrum Disorders R03. Clinical, animal, and genetic evidence points to a role for the hormone oxytocin in autism and suggests that oxytocin related abnormalities National Institutes of Health 7/17/2009
NEW YORK UNIVERSITY (INC) $168,784 Trans-NIH Recovery Act Research Support The lentivirus virion infectivity factor (Vif) is an accessory protein that is required for productive replication of the virus in primary cells and some, but not all, transformed T cell lines. HIV-1 that is genetically deficient in Vif (delta-Vif) fails National Institutes of Health 4/26/2010
SLOAN-KETTERING INSTITUTE FOR CANCER RESEARCH $167,837 Trans-NIH Recovery Act Research Support The PS-OC has organized a leadership structure to provide expertise and fully support all initiatives. The leadership consists of the Principal Investigator, Franziska Michor, PhD, and the Senior Co-investigator, Eric Holland, MD, PhD. Support personnel c
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National Institutes of Health 9/23/2010
TRUSTEES OF COLUMBIA UNIVERSITY IN THE CITY OF NEW YORK $167,784 Trans-NIH Recovery Act Research Support The NGA and account for this grant only were obtained in the second half of March, although the official start date was March 1, 2010, this was a retroactive date. Spending and work is commencing now. National Institutes of Health 3/15/2010
State of Alabama $167,046 Trans-NIH Recovery Act Research Support This application entitled 'Development of a Brief Screener for Research in Autism Spectrum Disorders' addresses broad challenge area (04) Clinical Research, 04-MH-101* Autism: Addressing the challenge. The proposal aims to develop a research screening ins
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National Institutes of Health 9/28/2009
TRUSTEES OF COLUMBIA UNIVERSITY IN THE CITY OF NEW YORK $166,326 Trans-NIH Recovery Act Research Support This supplement will enhance completion of project aims for a U.S. prospective birth cohort investigating early life factors and breast cancer risk (R01CA104842-05, Early Determinants of Mammographic Density). Our study is one of the few studies in the wo National Institutes of Health 9/21/2009
SLOAN-KETTERING INSTITUTE FOR CANCER RESEARCH $166,257 Trans-NIH Recovery Act Research Support Our modENCODE parent grant U01-HG004261 is aimed at annotating the functional short regulatory RNAs of Drosophila melanogaster using deep sequencing methodology. These include known classes of Argonaute-bound RNA such as microRNAs, small interfering RNAs, National Institutes of Health 9/30/2009
NEW YORK UNIVERSITY (INC) $165,742 Trans-NIH Recovery Act Research Support The main objective of the parent grant is to understand the relationship between sleep disordered breathing (SDB) and excessive daytime sleepiness in patients with obstructive sleep apnea hypopnea syndrome (OSAHS), at baseline and following therapy with C National Institutes of Health 7/16/2009
NEW YORK UNIVERSITY (INC) $165,515 Trans-NIH Recovery Act Research Support The molecular mechanisms controlling stem cell self-renewal versus differentiation hold great potential for advances in cancer biology, aging and regenerative medicine. Increasing the pool of stem cells provides a condition for oncogenesis; tumors have ca National Institutes of Health 8/03/2009
NEW YORK UNIVERSITY (INC) $165,263 Trans-NIH Recovery Act Research Support In our current active grant, Diabetic Foot and Pressure Ulcer Databank [R01LM008443], we aimed to determine if use of the Wound Electronic Medical Record (WEMR) as an intervention could decrease progression of diabetic foot ulcers to amputation and early National Institutes of Health 7/22/2009
MOUNT SINAI SCHOOL OF MEDICINE $165,028 Trans-NIH Recovery Act Research Support Craniosynostosis, the premature fusion of one or more cranial sutures (most commonly those of the calvaria), is a common malformation occurring in 1 out of every 2500 live births, and shows marked variation of cranial phenotypes. Our aims are to study the
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National Institutes of Health 9/18/2009
WEILL MEDICAL COLLEGE OF CORNELL UNIVERSITY $165,001 Trans-NIH Recovery Act Research Support The ability of experimentalists to perturb biological systems has traditionally been limited to rigid pre- programmed protocols or more flexible, but reflex constrained, operator-controlled protocols. In contrast, 'real-time control' allows the researcher
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National Institutes of Health 9/29/2010
WEILL MEDICAL COLLEGE OF CORNELL UNIVERSITY $163,930 Trans-NIH Recovery Act Research Support The role of the transcription factor Brachyury (Bra) in notochord formation is well documented and evolutionarily conserved throughout the chordate phylum. However, still little is known about the transcription factors controlled directly or indirectly by National Institutes of Health 7/07/2010
TRUSTEES OF COLUMBIA UNIVERSITY IN THE CITY OF NEW YORK $163,665 Trans-NIH Recovery Act Research Support Evaluation of work that has been completed: We have obtained TRIP8b heterozygous mice from KOMP. They have been removed from quarantine and we have now obtained the first litter, consisting of 2 homozygote KO males and 2 heterozygote females. One of the m National Institutes of Health 9/24/2009
TRUSTEES OF COLUMBIA UNIVERSITY IN THE CITY OF NEW YORK $162,841 ARRA - Public Health Traineeship Program The Public Health Traineeship provides a financial resource to help us attract and retain applicants from disadvantaged and underrepresented groups. PHT ARRA funds will support students with documented extreme financial need. These students pursue academi Health Resources and Services Administration 9/03/2009
TRUSTEES OF COLUMBIA UNIVERSITY IN THE CITY OF NEW YORK $161,089 Trans-NIH Recovery Act Research Support During the current quarter we acquired components to upgrade our Olympus inverted light microscope for laser scanning capability. The microscope is now capable of constant environment, constant temperature, high resolution imaging and will be of great va National Institutes of Health 8/18/2010
SLOAN-KETTERING INSTITUTE FOR CANCER RESEARCH $161,069 Trans-NIH Recovery Act Research Support We are discovering the changes in the genetic code that allow a person?s immune system to tell the difference from another person?s immune system. We hope that this information will help people who need a blood stem cell transplant to treat their cancer l
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National Institutes of Health 8/14/2009
TRUSTEES OF COLUMBIA UNIVERSITY IN THE CITY OF NEW YORK $160,650 Trans-NIH Recovery Act Research Support The difference between the number of proteins with known sequence and those with wellstudied function (sequence-function gap) is growing daily. Bioinformatics bridges this gap mostly through homology-based inferences of the type: assume that the function National Institutes of Health 7/22/2009
TRUSTEES OF COLUMBIA UNIVERSITY IN THE CITY OF NEW YORK $160,592 Trans-NIH Recovery Act Research Support Advances in perinatal care have led to decreased mortality of premature infants; however, these infants remain at high risk for cerebral palsy (CP), developmental delay, and sensory-motor deficits in infancy and learning disabilities, dyslexia, and hypera National Institutes of Health 4/30/2009
TRUSTEES OF COLUMBIA UNIVERSITY IN THE CITY OF NEW YORK $160,592 Trans-NIH Recovery Act Research Support Parkinson's disease (PD) is characterized by the progressive degeneration of dopaminergic neurons in the ventral midbrain (VM), resulting in striatal dopamine (DA) depletion. The neuronal loss is severe for DA neurons in the substantia nigra (SN), while t National Institutes of Health 5/15/2009
TRUSTEES OF COLUMBIA UNIVERSITY IN THE CITY OF NEW YORK $160,537 Trans-NIH Recovery Act Research Support The work to be completed using these supplemental funds will extend the aims of the parent grant, which aims to understand how the Distalless (Dll) gene is regulated during appendage development. The approach to be supported here will be to use the cgChIP National Institutes of Health 9/18/2009
TRUSTEES OF COLUMBIA UNIVERSITY IN THE CITY OF NEW YORK $160,301 Trans-NIH Recovery Act Research Support We are currently implementing the study as proposed in the supplement. We hired a full-time project coordinator for the study who officially started in October 2009. We have also participated in meetings with key stakeholders and religious organizations National Institutes of Health 9/28/2009
NEW YORK UNIVERSITY (INC) $159,778 Trans-NIH Recovery Act Research Support This is an administrative supplement to advance the pace of scientific discovery of the parent grant 1R21HD057525-01, entitled Integration of RNAi, proteomic and chemical genetic approaches to identify specific modulators of Wnt/+?-catenin signaling. The National Institutes of Health 9/25/2009
RESEARCH FOUNDATION FOR MENTAL HYGIENE INC $159,681 Trans-NIH Recovery Act Research Support This is an administrative supplement to DCIPS: Intervention with High Suicide Risk Individuals. This supplement will permit the continued employement of key members of the research staff and more fully achieve one of the critical aims of the Center, i.e. National Institutes of Health 8/17/2009
ROCKEFELLER UNIVERSITY FACULTY AND STUDENTS CLUB INC, THE $159,506 Trans-NIH Recovery Act Research Support The preliminary data generated by the parent grant led to the hypothesis that DEET is a competitive antagonist of certain OR/OR83b complexes, but that its efficacy depends strongly on subunit composition. A second hypothesis is that novel antagonists gene National Institutes of Health 7/17/2009
HARLEM UNITED: COMMUNITY AIDS CENTER, INC. $158,700 ARRA Health Center Integrated Services Development Initiative[g1] Capital Improvement Program (CIP) grant funding will support the renovation and modernization of Harlem Uniteds' two existing health care centers and the enhancement of EHR capabilities. With CIP funding, Harlem United aims to improve ... Show more Health Resources and Services Administration 6/29/2009
SLOAN-KETTERING INSTITUTE FOR CANCER RESEARCH $158,368 Trans-NIH Recovery Act Research Support The Gynecologic Oncology Group (GOG) is the foremost multidisciplinary cooperative clinical trial research group devoted to the study of gynecologic malignancies. Since its inception in 1970, the GOG has been a recognized leader in the development of new
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National Institutes of Health 7/31/2009
MOUNT SINAI SCHOOL OF MEDICINE $158,081 Trans-NIH Recovery Act Research Support Pseudohyphal and invasive growth in the yeast Saccharomyces cerevisiae require a signaling pathway that is mediated by the G protein beta-subunit Gpa2p and its coupled receptor Gpr1. Gpr1p is a low affinity glucose receptor that responds to high concentra National Institutes of Health 2/12/2010
RFCUNY - CITY COLLEGE $157,889 Trans-NIH Recovery Act Research Support Research Enhancement Award: Individual investigator-initiated research projects aimed at developing researchers at minority-serving institutions (MSIs) to a stage where they can transition successfully to other extramural support (R01 or equivalent). National Institutes of Health 9/25/2009
ST LUKE'S-ROOSEVELT HOSPITAL CENTER $157,716 Trans-NIH Recovery Act Research Support The purpose of the supplement is to accelerate the pace of the scientific research in the parent grant NS061646. The overall objective of this grant, now, in its second year of funding, is to investigate the effects of antiviral drugs on HIV-1 replicatio National Institutes of Health 9/24/2009
WEILL MEDICAL COLLEGE OF CORNELL UNIVERSITY $157,500 Trans-NIH Recovery Act Research Support The objective of the Molecular and Cell Biology (MCB) Training Program, for which this application is seeking renewal of support, is to provide an unsurpassed body of scientific and academic training in molecular and cell biology to individuals who will b National Institutes of Health 8/03/2009
RFCUNY - HUNTER COLLEGE $155,947 Trans-NIH Recovery Act Research Support This administrative supplement to the WCMC Clinical and Translational Science Center (CTSC) is an extension of the education arm of the its community outreach program to provide wide scale health education and awareness through long distance learning to u
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National Institutes of Health 9/26/2009
MOUNT SINAI SCHOOL OF MEDICINE $155,377 Trans-NIH Recovery Act Research Support Pressure overload-induced cardiac hypertrophy is one of the most common causes of heart failure. Many intracellular signal transduction pathways have been implicated in the development of cardiac hypertrophy and the progression of hypertrophy to heart fai National Institutes of Health 7/15/2009
HERITAGE HEALTH AND HOUSING, INC. $155,007 ARRA Health Center Integrated Services Development Initiative[g1] Increase Services to Health Centers. Funding under this initiative to Heritage Health and Housing, Inc. has enabled the organization to undertake a two phase renovation project of the Health Center located at 1727 Amsterdam Avenue, in ... Show more Health Resources and Services Administration 3/27/2009
NEW YORK UNIVERSITY $154,514 Trans-NIH Recovery Act Research Support The aims of the ENCODE (Encyclopedia of DNA Elements) and modENCODE (model organism ENCODE) projects are to apply high-throughput, cost-efficient approaches to generate a catalog of functional elements in the human, worm, and fly genomes, which will serve
This spending item is part of a $2,789,724 allocation. See details
National Institutes of Health 9/30/2009
NEW YORK UNIVERSITY (INC) $154,315 Trans-NIH Recovery Act Research Support DESCRIPTION (provided by applicant): In order to develop a predictive science of infectious disease, an understanding of the range and intensity of evolutionary forces that shape genomes is required. The genome of an organism, i.e. the coding and non-codi National Institutes of Health 2/12/2010
TRUSTEES OF COLUMBIA UNIVERSITY IN THE CITY OF NEW YORK $154,191 Trans-NIH Recovery Act Research Support This administrative supplement supports the aims of one of the four interrelated projects of the parent grant, ?The Role of Airborne PAHs and DEP in the Pathogenesis of Childhood Asthma.? Project 3, ?Prenatal PAH Exposure, Epigenetic Changes, and Asthma,
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National Institutes of Health 9/17/2009
CORNELL UNIVERSITY, INC $153,152 Trans-NIH Recovery Act Research Support Multidrug resistant (MDR) tuberculosis (TB) is recognized as an emerging infectious disease and a major problem in global public health. MDR M. tuberculosis is also classified as a Category C Priority Pathogen for biodefense research. The threat of MDR a
This spending item is part of a $455,034 allocation. See details
National Institutes of Health 5/07/2009
CHARLES B. WANG COMMUNITY HEALTH CENTER, INC. $153,000 ARRA - Health Information Technology Extension Program Funding will be used to establish the NYC Regional Extension Adoption Center for Health (NYC REACH), which will guide priority primary care providers through Electronic Health Record (EHR) implementation to meet the federal Meaningful Use require... Show more
This spending item is part of a $22,808,028 allocation. See details
Health and Human Services, Department of 2/08/2010
BETANCES HEALTH CENTER $152,961 ARRA Health Center Integrated Services Development Initiative[g1] Retain dentist to provide oral health services to underserved residents of the Lower East Side. Health Resources and Services Administration 3/27/2009
WEILL MEDICAL COLLEGE OF CORNELL UNIVERSITY $152,945 Trans-NIH Recovery Act Research Support A critical component of the Weill Cornell CTSC (WC/CTSC) is the training of a diverse group of future investigators through our Clinical and Translational Education Program (CTEP). Included in the program , and as part of our initial K30 grant, we develo National Institutes of Health 9/23/2010
TRUSTEES OF COLUMBIA UNIVERSITY IN THE CITY OF NEW YORK $152,617 Trans-NIH Recovery Act Research Support We propose to accelerate our progress on sub-aim D1b, ?Uncertainty of temporal assertions,? of the parent project, ?Discovering and Applying Knowledge in Clinical Databases.? The original sub-aim describes two approaches to handling uncertainty, probabili National Institutes of Health 9/30/2009
NEW YORK UNIVERSITY (INC) $152,550 Trans-NIH Recovery Act Research Support PRO: A Protein Ontology in Open Biomedical Ontologies - Administrative Supplement for PRO complex ontology Biomedical ontologies are increasingly important in systems biology research where complex data need to be integrated and scientific knowledge nee
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National Institutes of Health 9/15/2009
L A BRUELL, INC. $152,371 Trans-NIH Recovery Act Research Support During Phase 1 of Stop, Look and Listen: Separating Fact from Fiction in Evaluating Cases of Child Abuse: An Interactive Learning Tool for Pediatricians, L.A. Bruell, Inc., in collaboration with Mount Sinai School of Medicine and Maimonides Medical Center
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National Institutes of Health 4/15/2010
MOUNT SINAI SCHOOL OF MEDICINE $152,124 Trans-NIH Recovery Act Research Support Vaccines represent the major success of immunology and have spared countless numbers of people from infections. Despite this success, we understand little about how effective vaccines stimulate protective immune responses. We surmise that understanding th
This spending item is part of a $4,499,507 allocation. See details
National Institutes of Health 7/12/2010
SLOAN-KETTERING INSTITUTE FOR CANCER RESEARCH $152,000 Trans-NIH Recovery Act Research Support The administrative supplement would extend this work by supporting a new analysis, based directly on patient-reported outcomes. This larger analysis would have three goals: (1) to improve the previous models, (2) to potentially validate our previous mod National Institutes of Health 1/28/2011
TRUSTEES OF COLUMBIA UNIVERSITY IN THE CITY OF NEW YORK $151,946 Trans-NIH Recovery Act Research Support Neural stem cells reside in specialized niches in the adult mammalian brain and continuously generate new neurons that functionally integrate into neural circuits. Adult neural stem cells may represent a pool of cells that can be stimulated for brain rep National Institutes of Health 8/19/2009
TRUSTEES OF COLUMBIA UNIVERSITY IN THE CITY OF NEW YORK $151,664 Trans-NIH Recovery Act Research Support The purpose of this supplement is to: 1. To employ a CHE (one of two, based at each partner institution) to increase the LlU/CU U54 Partnership's cancer education and outreach efforts to our communities and to train community health workers (CHWs) about: National Institutes of Health 9/22/2009
NEW YORK UNIVERSITY $151,578 Trans-NIH Recovery Act Research Support This supplement increases project support, both for personnel and other costs, to accelerate the pace of the research. As a unique aspect of developing cognitive competence with a well-defined neurobiological basis, Executive function (EF) has been shown
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National Institutes of Health 9/30/2009
WEILL MEDICAL COLLEGE OF CORNELL UNIVERSITY $150,993 Trans-NIH Recovery Act Research Support Mast-Cell Renin and Local ANG II Formation The primary objective of this extension to the parent proposal is to determine the pro-fibrotic mechanism by which ANG II leads to tubulointerstitial fibrosis. Founded on the tenet proposed in the parent grant th National Institutes of Health 8/20/2009
SLOAN-KETTERING INSTITUTE FOR CANCER RESEARCH $150,941 Trans-NIH Recovery Act Research Support Multidrug resistant (MDR) tuberculosis (TB) is recognized as an emerging infectious disease and a major problem in global public health. MDR M. tuberculosis is also classified as a Category C Priority Pathogen for biodefense research. The threat of MDR a
This spending item is part of a $455,034 allocation. See details
National Institutes of Health 5/07/2009
SLOAN-KETTERING INSTITUTE FOR CANCER RESEARCH $150,941 Trans-NIH Recovery Act Research Support Multidrug resistant (MDR) tuberculosis (TB) is recognized as an emerging infectious disease and a major problem in global public health. MDR M. tuberculosis is also classified as a Category C Priority Pathogen for biodefense research. The threat of MDR a
This spending item is part of a $455,034 allocation. See details
National Institutes of Health 5/07/2009
TEACHERS COLLEGE, COLUMBIA UNIVERSITY $150,689 ARRA - Health Information Technology Professionals in Health Care This award involves the development of curriculum to train professionals in Community Colleges (CC) to implement, manage, and understand health information technology (HIT). We are ideal for this project because we have been training a... Show more
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Health and Human Services, Department of 4/02/2010
UNDER 21 INC $150,331 ARRA Health Center Integrated Services Development Initiative[g1] The purpose of the IDS award is to hire 2(1fulltime and 1 0.2 FTE employee) professionals that will coordinate their efforts to help treat patients with mental illness: a Licensed Masters Social Worker and a licensed Physician's Assist... Show more Health Resources and Services Administration 3/27/2009
MOUNT SINAI SCHOOL OF MEDICINE $150,001 Trans-NIH Recovery Act Research Support The purpose of this competing renewal application is to continue, expand and merge the Biliary Atresia Research Consortium (BARC) and the Cholestatic Liver Consortium (CLiC) to form the Childhood Liver Disease Research and Education Network (ChiLDREN). Ch National Institutes of Health 1/19/2010
TRUSTEES OF COLUMBIA UNIVERSITY IN THE CITY OF NEW YORK $150,000 Trans-NIH Recovery Act Research Support Mild vitamin A deficiency is present in 5-7 million pregnant women worldwide, a condition that in animal models can result in sup-optimal organogenesis. Understanding the role of vitamin A during gestation is thus of great importance. Our studies of uroge National Institutes of Health 9/11/2009
TRUSTEES OF COLUMBIA UNIVERSITY IN THE CITY OF NEW YORK $149,999 Trans-NIH Recovery Act Research Support Bronx Community Research Review Board: Evaluation of an Innovation Model for Community-based Research Consultation & Review (Date of award: 9/3/09) Aim 1. With the Bronx Health Link collaboratively develop an independent Bronx Community Research Review
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National Institutes of Health 9/06/2009
TRUSTEES OF COLUMBIA UNIVERSITY IN THE CITY OF NEW YORK $149,399 Trans-NIH Recovery Act Research Support This project will utilize high-throughput genetic technologies in a major longitudinal behavioral study and renew the biomedical research community by building scientific partnerships for the integration of behavioral and genetic science. The 7,000 indivi
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National Institutes of Health 9/21/2010
WEILL MEDICAL COLLEGE OF CORNELL UNIVERSITY $147,263 Trans-NIH Recovery Act Research Support In mammalian heart, a comprehensive array of voltage-gated potassium (Kv) channels serve to drive myocyte repolarization by opening in response to depolarization to allow K+ ions to leave the myocyte and restore a negative resting potential. Disturbances National Institutes of Health 7/16/2009
ROCKEFELLER UNIVERSITY FACULTY AND STUDENTS CLUB INC, THE $147,262 Trans-NIH Recovery Act Research Support This proposal requests funds to purchase a robot to set up crystallization experiments for the Structural Biology Resource Center at The Rockefeller University. The robot will aid researchers in obtaining diffraction quality crystals of biological macromo National Institutes of Health 4/15/2010
NEW YORK UNIVERSITY (INC) $147,237 Trans-NIH Recovery Act Research Support The goal of this summer student supplement is to support a summer student wouldn't healing clinical research and informatics program that will demonstrate the utility of the Wound Electronic Medical Record (WEMR) as a research tool to measure the correlat National Institutes of Health 8/19/2009
NEW YORK UNIVERSITY $147,228 Trans-NIH Recovery Act Research Support Because of the diversity of niches they inhabit, their versatility, and the threat their members pose to human health, Gram-positive bacteria are of paramount importance to multiple facets of microbiology. Nonetheless, there has been no systematic effort
This spending item is part of a $2,000,000 allocation. See details
National Institutes of Health 9/30/2009
NEW YORK UNIVERSITY (INC) $145,881 Trans-NIH Recovery Act Research Support DESCRIPTION (provided by applicant): Germ cells are essential for the maintenance of all sexually reproducing species. Many cellular and molecular aspects of germ cell behavior including their early development as primordial germ cells (PGCs) and their di National Institutes of Health 7/07/2010
INSTITUTE FOR FAMILY HEALTH, THE $145,542 ARRA Health Center Integrated Services Development Initiative[g1] The purpose of this project is to provide a diverse patient population at a network of community health centers with electronic access to their medical information. Through this grant, the patient portal of an electronic health record... Show more
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Health Resources and Services Administration 9/16/2009
TRUSTEES OF COLUMBIA UNIVERSITY IN THE CITY OF NEW YORK $144,617 Trans-NIH Recovery Act Research Support This project will study whether certain pesticides interact with genetic factors in causing Parkinson's disease (PD). PD is a common disease of the nervous system that affects people later in life, causing movement disorders including tremors and freezin
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National Institutes of Health 9/30/2009
TRUSTEES OF COLUMBIA UNIVERSITY IN THE CITY OF NEW YORK $144,585 Trans-NIH Recovery Act Research Support DESCRIPTION (provided by applicant): Homing endonucleases are rare-cutting DNA cleavage enzymes that are most often encoded by introns and inteins. Intron endonucleases and inteins attract considerable attention for their molecular mechanisms, phylogeneti
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National Institutes of Health 8/03/2009
TRUSTEES OF COLUMBIA UNIVERSITY IN THE CITY OF NEW YORK $144,375 Trans-NIH Recovery Act Research Support We propose to take advantage of our novel finding, that CM from competing cell populations contains factors that activate either a winner or a loser genetic program in na+?ve cells, to uncover the signaling sensors and mediators of the cell competition pr National Institutes of Health 8/31/2009
TRUSTEES OF COLUMBIA UNIVERSITY IN THE CITY OF NEW YORK $144,323 Trans-NIH Recovery Act Research Support The major objective of this supplemental application is to identify genes essential for cell viability in the context of Myc overexpression. To this goal, we propose to document genetic synthetic lethal interactions with moderate Myc overexpression. We wi National Institutes of Health 8/03/2009
NEW YORK, CITY OF (THE) $144,248 ARRA - Immunization The New York City (NYC) Department of Health and Mental Hygiene (DOHMH) will conduct data quality enhancements to its immunization registry. The New York Citywide Immunization Registry (CIR), a CDC Immunization Information System (IIS) Sentinel Site, prov Centers for Disease Control and Prevention 9/21/2009
RFCUNY - HUNTER COLLEGE $143,890 Trans-NIH Recovery Act Research Support The delivery of mRNA from the nucleus to distal dendritic sites is imperative for localized gene expression. This is required for protein synthesis-dependent changes in synapse plasticity in response to neuro- transmission. Several mRNA-binding proteins ( National Institutes of Health 7/20/2010
TRUSTEES OF COLUMBIA UNIVERSITY IN THE CITY OF NEW YORK $143,350 ARRA - Scholarships for Disadvantaged Students This project, funded under the 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. Eligible health pr... Show more Health Resources and Services Administration 9/03/2009
PROJECT RENEWAL, INC. $143,026 ARRA Health Center Integrated Services Development Initiative[g1] This grant supports two staff positions to address an increase in homeless clients, an increase in homeless clients seeking health care and an increase in uninsured homeless clients seeking health care. Project Renewal hired an Entitle... Show more Health Resources and Services Administration 3/27/2009
SLOAN-KETTERING INSTITUTE FOR CANCER RESEARCH $142,950 Trans-NIH Recovery Act Research Support As patients with advanced cancer approach the end of life (EOL), the family becomes a crucial resource. Facing multiple caregiving demands, family members are at risk for higher rates of depression and anxiety during this phase of illness. Family Focused National Institutes of Health 7/20/2009
NEW YORK UNIVERSITY (INC) $142,400 Trans-NIH Recovery Act Research Support This award is issued in response to Notice NOT-OD-09-056, Recovery Act Administrative Supplements to the parent grant (R01CA106296-05) entitled, G?Chemopreventive Effect of NSAIDs against Prostate Cancer. During this funding period of the parent grant, we National Institutes of Health 8/31/2009
THE TRUSTEES OF COLUMBIA UNIVERSITY IN THE CITY OF NEW YORK INC $141,096 Trans-NIH Recovery Act Research Support Funds from this administrative supplement continue to be used to support senior postdoctoral fellow Emanuel Rosonina, as proposed in the supplement application. Dr. Rosonina is analyzing mutants of the yeast exoribonuclease Rat1 by chromatin immunoprecip National Institutes of Health 7/17/2009
TRUSTEES OF COLUMBIA UNIVERSITY IN THE CITY OF NEW YORK $140,941 Trans-NIH Recovery Act Research Support The goal of this proposal is to expand and accelerate our effort to understand the role of the Sen1 in termination of RNA Polymerase II and to establish how mutations in the human homolog of Sen1, Senataxin cause the neurodegenerative disorders Ataxia?Oc National Institutes of Health 5/28/2010
SLOAN-KETTERING INSTITUTE FOR CANCER RESEARCH $140,000 Trans-NIH Recovery Act Research Support Purchase a new fluorescence microscope system and a particle size analyzer (dynamic light scattering, DLS). This equipment would greatly accelerate the pace of research supported by the parent grant. The parent grant centers on topoisomerase IV (Topo IV National Institutes of Health 12/11/2009
NEW YORK UNIVERSITY (INC) $138,318 Trans-NIH Recovery Act Research Support NON PROTEOLYTIC INTERACTIONS OF TIMP-2 AND MT1-MMP - The invasion-promoting, tumorigenic membrane-type 1 matrix metalloproteinase (MT1-MMP, a transmembrane proteinase with extracellular catalytic, hemopexin (PEX) and hinge domains, and a short cytoplasmic National Institutes of Health 9/29/2009
BRC HUMAN SERVICES CORPORATION $138,001 ARRA Health Center Integrated Services Development Initiative[g1] BRC used our IDS funds to retain two full-time case managers at the BRC Safe Haven site who would otherwise have lost their funding- and thus their employment- at the end of March 2009. The BRC Safe Haven is a low-threshold homeless s... Show more Health Resources and Services Administration 3/27/2009
TRUSTEES OF COLUMBIA UNIVERSITY IN THE CITY OF NEW YORK $137,748 Trans-NIH Recovery Act Research Support The purpose of this administrative supplement is 3-fold: 1) to increase access for our acute stroke patients, 2) to accelerate scientific discovery in 3 internal SPOTRIAS and 3 consortium-wide SPOTRIAS clinical research studies. 3) to stimulate the eco National Institutes of Health 9/21/2009
MOUNT SINAI SCHOOL OF MEDICINE $137,515 Trans-NIH Recovery Act Research Support The function of the visual system is to form images in the brain. Correct specification and patterning of the photoreceptor neurons within the retina are a prerequisite for precise retinotopic axonal projections and image formation. The Drosophila eye ser National Institutes of Health 1/07/2010
TRUSTEES OF COLUMBIA UNIVERSITY IN THE CITY OF NEW YORK $135,541 Trans-NIH Recovery Act Research Support The primary goal of this proposal is to increase the pace of experimental determination of the function of large and high priority gene families in bacterial genomes. These genes can help elucidate the mechanisms of antibiotic resistance, provide new drug
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National Institutes of Health 9/30/2009
THE TRUSTEES OF COLUMBIA UNIVERSITY IN THE CITY OF NEW YORK INC $134,950 Trans-NIH Recovery Act Research Support The goal of this research is to develop technology to help clinicians articulate and communicate information needs that arise during clinical practice, and answer their questions in a timely manner consistent with clinical workflow. In our supplement prop National Institutes of Health 7/16/2009
NEW YORK UNIVERSITY (INC) $134,793 Trans-NIH Recovery Act Research Support Due to a successful biomedical research effort great strides have been made in understanding pathologic processes and developing new therapies for once untreatable diseases. Nonetheless, there are speed bumps on the road to more efficient and productive r National Institutes of Health 7/29/2010
TRUSTEES OF COLUMBIA UNIVERSITY IN THE CITY OF NEW YORK $134,505 Trans-NIH Recovery Act Research Support Schizophrenia is a major mental disorder that affects approximately 1% of the population worldwide. Current medications significantly control symptoms of schizophrenia, but are relatively ineffective in treating underlying neurocognitive deficits or in mo National Institutes of Health 2/16/2012
MENTAL HEALTH EMPOWERMENT PROJECT, INC. $134,310 Trans-NIH Recovery Act Research Support To support research and other projects that will support fundamental biomedical discovery and translation of that knowledge into effective prevention strategies and new treatments while also providing economic stimulus to the nation.
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National Institutes of Health 9/30/2009
SLOAN-KETTERING INSTITUTE FOR CANCER RESEARCH $134,285 Trans-NIH Recovery Act Research Support Purchase a new fluorescence microscope system and a particle size analyzer (dynamic light scattering, DLS). This equipment would greatly accelerate the pace of research supported by the parent grant. The parent grant centers on topoisomerase IV (Topo IV National Institutes of Health 12/04/2009
NEW YORK UNIVERSITY (INC) $133,848 Trans-NIH Recovery Act Research Support The Epilepsy Phenome/Genome Project is investigating how genes influence the phenotypes of common and rare epilepsies and has proposed to accelerate collection of phenotypic information by hiring a research assistant at each clinical center.
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National Institutes of Health 9/25/2009
MOUNT SINAI SCHOOL OF MEDICINE $132,229 Trans-NIH Recovery Act Research Support The prevalence of food allergy has increased over the past 2 decades and food allergy now affects 3.5% :o 4% of the U.S. population. Peanut allergy, which is the single leading cause of severe and fatal foodnduced allergic reactions in the U.S., affects 1
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National Institutes of Health 7/19/2010
TRUSTEES OF COLUMBIA UNIVERSITY IN THE CITY OF NEW YORK $131,021 Trans-NIH Recovery Act Research Support The primary goal of this proposal is to increase the pace of experimental determination of the function of large and high priority gene families in bacterial genomes. These genes can help elucidate the mechanisms of antibiotic resistance, provide new drug
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National Institutes of Health 9/30/2009
CORNELL UNIVERSITY, INC $130,876 Trans-NIH Recovery Act Research Support Project Title: Economic Consequences of Advanced Testing for Subclinical Cardiovascular Disease The current application is written as a response to requests for applications in the area of NIH Challenge Grants in Health and Science Research (RC1) in the B
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National Institutes of Health 9/25/2009
HEADWAY CORPORATE STAFF ADMINISTRATION $129,700 The mission of the Substance Abuse and Mental Health Services Administration (SAMHSA) is to reduce the impact of substance abuse and mental illness on America's communities. Conducted on a periodic basis from 1971-1988, and annually since 1990, the Natio
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Substance Abuse and Mental Health Services Administration 7/16/2010
NEW YORK UNIVERSITY (INC) $129,623 Trans-NIH Recovery Act Research Support The purpose of the supplement is to accelarate the structural studies of mitochondria affected by Barth syndrome. These studies have shown extraordinary promise and they are of crucial importance for the overall project, i.e. the investigation of the path National Institutes of Health 7/16/2009
ST LUKE'S-ROOSEVELT HOSPITAL CENTER $129,487 Trans-NIH Recovery Act Research Support Purpose of the Supplement: This Administrative Supplement to Look AHEAD will increase the scientific impact of Look AHEAD and retain and/or create new staff positions at each of 15 local sites and the Coordinating Center. These requests parallel the submi National Institutes of Health 9/23/2009
TRUSTEES OF COLUMBIA UNIVERSITY IN THE CITY OF NEW YORK $128,602 Trans-NIH Recovery Act Research Support To support research and other projects that will support fundamental biomedical discovery and translation of that knowledge into effective prevention strategies and new treatments while also providing economic stimulus to the nation.
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National Institutes of Health 6/01/2009
MOUNT SINAI SCHOOL OF MEDICINE $127,867 Trans-NIH Recovery Act Research Support Dengue virus (DenV) is a devastating human pathogen that causes disease and viremia in millions of people worldwide every year. But very little is known about the initiation of immunity by DenV. In this proposal we will study the following aims: Aim 1. Wh National Institutes of Health 8/30/2010
MOUNT SINAI SCHOOL OF MEDICINE $126,897 Trans-NIH Recovery Act Research Support Preterm birth, small-for-gestational age (SGA) and pregnancy induced hypertension (PIH) are major pregnancy complications that impact the health of the mother and the child, often resulting in admission to the neonatal intensive care unit following delive
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National Institutes of Health 5/11/2009
NEW YORK UNIVERSITY (INC) $126,304 Trans-NIH Recovery Act Research Support This project is a competing continuation of our project entitled Parallel Magnetic Resonance Imaging: New Techniques and Technologies, which produced many of the key advances in highly accelerated parallel MRI, and demonstrated their use in rapid imaging National Institutes of Health 8/13/2009
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