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King County, Wash., funds by Health and Human Services, Department of

Listing $446,560,275.34 in stimulus funds from Health and Human Services, Department of for King

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
UNIVERSITY OF WASHINGTON $24,129,737 Trans-NIH Recovery Act Research Support This application addresses the NHLBI-RFA-OD-09-004 for Large-scale DNA Sequencing and Molecular Profiling of Well-phenotyped NHLBI Cohorts. We propose to establish a sequencing center to perform the production-level resequencing of exomes from 10,000 geno
This spending item is part of a $25,027,469 allocation. See details
National Institutes of Health 9/28/2009
ALLEN INSTITUTE FOR BRAIN SCIENCE, THE $14,890,490 Trans-NIH Recovery Act Research Support The goal of the current Grand Opportunity is to create a unique, multimodal transcriptional atlas of the pre- and postnatal developing human brain. This new and unique data-rich resource will integrate transcriptomic, cellular resolution histology and im
This spending item is part of a $16,210,005 allocation. See details
National Institutes of Health 9/30/2009
QUALIS HEALTH $12,467,318 ARRA - Health Information Technology Extension Program Qualis Health (QH), a private nonprofit healthcare quality improvement organization, in collaboration with five consortium partners (Inland Northwest Health Services, PTSO of Washington, Community Choice Healthcare Network, North Idaho Health Net... Show more
This spending item is part of a $14,529,318 allocation. See details
Health and Human Services, Department of 2/08/2010
UNIVERSITY OF WASHINGTON $10,442,840 Recovery Act Comparative Effectiveness Research - AHRQ The Surgical Care and Outcomes Assessment Program (SCOAP) is a voluntary, clinical data-based surveillance, sharing and feedback platform aimed at improving quality and performing 'real world' studies of comparative effectiveness. Over the initi... Show more
This spending item is part of a $10,832,974 allocation. See details
Agency for Healthcare Research and Quality 9/16/2010
FRED HUTCHINSON CANCER RESEARCH CENTER $9,609,225 Trans-NIH Recovery Act Research Support This application proposes to create a new energy-efficient Data Center that will house, power, cool, network, and safeguard the rapidly expanding high-performance computing and data storage systems that are essential to the research of Fred Hutchinson Can National Institutes of Health 3/25/2010
Assured Health Security Services Inc $8,571,764 ARRA - State Grants to Promote Health Information Technology Washington State's collaborative approach to the advancement of statewide HIE is organized under The Washington State eHealth Collaborative Enterprise (eHCE). The goals of eHCE are to develop a common, shared infrastructure that connects th... Show more
This spending item is part of a $11,300,000 allocation. See details
Health and Human Services, Department of 2/08/2010
UNIVERSITY OF WASHINGTON $7,512,413 Trans-NIH Recovery Act Research Support Twin studies have provided insights into multiple disease and developmental endpoints. Because their genetic and environmental similarities are easily understood, twins can elucidate the contributions of genetic and environmental factors to illness and he
This spending item is part of a $7,654,551 allocation. See details
National Institutes of Health 9/29/2009
ALLEN INSTITUTE FOR BRAIN SCIENCE, THE $7,028,610 Trans-NIH Recovery Act Research Support The goal of the current Grand Opportunity is to create a unique, multimodal transcriptional atlas of the pre- and postnatal developing human brain. This new and unique data-rich resource will integrate transcriptomic, cellular resolution histology and im
This spending item is part of a $8,326,141 allocation. See details
National Institutes of Health 9/30/2009
KING, COUNTY OF $4,841,950 ARRA - Prevention and Wellness--Communities Putting Prevention to Work Three year grant investment to reduce tobacco use and tobacco initiation through by creating making it easier for adult tobacco users to quit and for youth and young adults to never start using tobacco. Focus of investment is on o... Show more
This spending item is part of a $9,970,781 allocation. See details
Centers for Disease Control and Prevention 3/18/2010
UNIVERSITY OF WASHINGTON $4,762,978 Trans-NIH Recovery Act Research Support The objective of the project is to accelerate collaboration and a new model for multidisciplinary interaction across cognitive neuroscience, human neuroimaging and medicine at the University of Washington. The project specifically uses the infrastructure
This spending item is part of a $4,784,830 allocation. See details
National Institutes of Health 9/28/2010
UNIVERSITY OF WASHINGTON $4,750,220 Recovery Act Comparative Effectiveness Research - AHRQ Low back pain is one of the most important causes of functional limitation and disability, an Institute of Medicine priority condition, and it remains a particularly important problem for the elderly, an AHRQ priority population. While there are ... Show more
This spending item is part of a $9,887,064 allocation. See details
Agency for Healthcare Research and Quality 9/28/2010
KING, COUNTY OF $4,617,910 ARRA - Prevention and Wellness--Communities Putting Prevention to Work Three year grant to pay for one time costs associated with reducing obesity and the chronic diseases it causes through policy, systems and environmental changes.
This spending item is part of a $15,514,419 allocation. See details
Centers for Disease Control and Prevention 3/18/2010
INSTITUTE FOR SYSTEMS BIOLOGY $4,576,646 Trans-NIH Recovery Act Research Support Personalized medicine will depend on molecular signatures to match the right patients to the right drugs, first in clinical trials, then in clinical practice. Personalized medicine is a new paradigm in which information technology, science, and clinical t National Institutes of Health 9/24/2009
UNIVERSITY OF WASHINGTON $3,866,249 Trans-NIH Recovery Act Research Support This application addresses NHGRI RFA-OD-09-004 for Medical Sequencing Discovery Projects. The ultimate goal of this proposal is to scale a new approach to identify the candidate genes and mutations that underlie rare Mendelian diseases in humans by exome
This spending item is part of a $3,920,116 allocation. See details
National Institutes of Health 9/30/2009
UNIVERSITY OF WASHINGTON $3,688,903 Trans-NIH Recovery Act Research Support This application responds to NHLBI Participation in Research and Research Infrastructure 'Grand Opportunities' (RC2) (RFA-OD-09-004) for Large-scale DNA Sequencing and Molecular Profiling of Well-Phenotyped NHLBI Cohorts. The major goal of this proposal
This spending item is part of a $5,155,213 allocation. See details
National Institutes of Health 9/29/2009
UNIVERSITY OF WASHINGTON $3,588,780 Trans-NIH Recovery Act Research Support The goal of this project is to enhance and accelerate the recruitment of men who have sex with men (MSM) into HIV vaccine clinical trials. This will be accomplished through three main lines of work: (1) the development and implementation of an innovative National Institutes of Health 5/17/2010
FRED HUTCHINSON CANCER RESEARCH CENTER $3,367,887 Trans-NIH Recovery Act Research Support This project has the following specific aims: 1) Determine methods for shipping Notch-mediated expanded cord blood progenitor cells to outside centers for infusion, including preclinical evaluation of in vivo repopulating ability in our established murine
This spending item is part of a $3,470,154 allocation. See details
National Institutes of Health 9/28/2009
EKOS CORPORATION $2,794,833 Trans-NIH Recovery Act Research Support Non-traumatic IntraCerebral Hemorrhage (ICH) is caused by a rupture of vessels which bleed directly into the brain tissue, forming a gradually enlarging hematoma (pooling of blood). In 40% of ICH cases, the ICH is associated with bleeding into the ventric National Institutes of Health 5/24/2010
UNIVERSITY OF WASHINGTON $2,741,543 Trans-NIH Recovery Act Research Support This application from the Institute for Health Metrics and Evaluation addresses NHLBI Participation in NIH Research and Research Infrastructure 'Grand Opportunities' (RC2) (RFA-OD-09-004); NHLBI RC2 topic area 'Novel Methods of Measuring Health Disparitie
This spending item is part of a $3,354,300 allocation. See details
National Institutes of Health 9/29/2009
UNIVERSITY OF WASHINGTON $2,660,500 Trans-NIH Recovery Act Research Support We propose expanding NMR resources at the University of Washington(UW) by acquiring a 800 MHz. NMR spectrometer capable of performing both solution and solid state NMR experiments. The number of research groups in the Seattle area involved in performing National Institutes of Health 5/13/2010
UNIVERSITY OF WASHINGTON $2,623,078 Trans-NIH Recovery Act Research Support This proposal will explore the hypothesis that autism is caused by highly-penetrant, rare mutations using emerging technologies that screen regions for autism-specific CNV mutations and exonic point mutations. Our targeted focus will be 17 genomic region National Institutes of Health 9/28/2009
VISIONGATE, INC. $2,621,703 Trans-NIH Recovery Act Research Support VisionGate has developed the Cell-CT platform for initial use in the three following markets: 1) Detection and management of gastroesophageal reflux disease (GERD), 2) Lung cancer risk assessment (detection of other cancers, in the pipeline), 3) Academic National Institutes of Health 6/18/2010
SEA-MAR COMMUNITY HEALTH CENTER $2,500,000 ARRA-Capital Improvement Program funding was awarded to expand Sea Mar's medical and dental clinics in Marysville and Mt. Vernon, WA, and to renovate its medical, dental and outpatient behavioral health clinic in Puyallup, WA. Health Resources and Services Administration 6/25/2009
SEA-MAR COMMUNITY HEALTH CENTER $2,500,000 ARRA Health Center Integrated Services Development Initiative[g1] ARRA-Capital Improvement Program. Funding was awarded to expand Sea Mar's medical and dental clinics in Marysville and Mt. Vernon, WA, and to renovate its medical, dental and outpatient clinic in Puyallup, WA. Sea Mar submitted a Pri... Show more Health Resources and Services Administration 6/25/2009
SEA MAR COMMUNITY HEALTH CENTER $2,500,000 ARRA Health Center Integrated Services Development Initiative[g1] ARRA-Capital Improvement Program. Funding to expand Sea Mar's medical and dental clinics in Marysville and Mt. Vernon, WA, and to renovate its medical, dental, and outpatient behavioral health clinic in Puyallup, WA. Health Resources and Services Administration 6/25/2009
UNIVERSITY OF WASHINGTON $2,329,961 Trans-NIH Recovery Act Research Support We propose to determine on a genome-wide and population-wide scale genetic variations across all major diarrheal and extra-intestinal E. coli pathotypes, with the analysis of positive selection footprints in genes shared by multiple strains. The main fo
This spending item is part of a $4,030,115 allocation. See details
National Institutes of Health 9/29/2010
BELLEVUE COMMUNITY COLLEGE $2,216,995 ARRA - Health Information Technology Professionals in Health Care Region A Community College Consortium Proposal provides funding to improve the capactiy of community colleges in Region A to train health professionals in the use of electronic health records. Region A community colleges will train ap... Show more
This spending item is part of a $6,413,261 allocation. See details
Health and Human Services, Department of 4/02/2010
UNIVERSITY OF WASHINGTON $2,118,686 Trans-NIH Recovery Act Research Support The revised scope of work focuses on the SSDP longitudinal study, and NYS is not included. The revision permits the accomplishment of the first three aims of the originally proposed five year study. In addition, this support will place the study in an opt
This spending item is part of a $2,703,717 allocation. See details
National Institutes of Health 8/14/2009
HEALTHPOINT $2,065,065 ARRA Health Center Integrated Services Development Initiative[g1] Grant Title: Capital Improvement Funding, Auburn Clinic Remodel Purpose: ensuring that more patients have safe and reliable access to a community health center as well as by expanding the floor plan of that health center for the purpos... Show more Health Resources and Services Administration 6/25/2009
CHILDREN'S HOME SOCIETY OF WASHINGTON $2,029,659 ARRA - Early Head Start Early Head Start Expansion is providing services to 108 infants, toddlers and pregnant women in child development, family support, health and nutrition families in King and Walla Walla County. Administration for Children and Families 11/01/2009
SEATTLE CHILDREN'S HOSPITAL $2,019,664 Trans-NIH Recovery Act Research Support Nonviral Gene Medicine for Hemophilia A -- The goal of this study is to develop a safe, efficient, and clinically feasible nonviral gene therapy strategy for the treatment of hemophilia A. Currently hemophilia A patients are treated with repeated infusio
This spending item is part of a $2,355,329 allocation. See details
National Institutes of Health 7/17/2009
UNIVERSITY OF WASHINGTON $2,005,120 Trans-NIH Recovery Act Research Support The nematode C. elegans is one of the most thoroughly studied organisms in biology. It is used by thousands of scientists to gain insight into basic biological processes, many of which are shared with humans. Its genome is fully sequenced and is now the
This spending item is part of a $2,042,620 allocation. See details
National Institutes of Health 8/19/2010
PUGET SOUND BLOOD CENTER PROGRAM $1,973,789 Trans-NIH Recovery Act Research Support This study seeks to elucidate the mechanistic basis of immune responses to factor VIII (FVIII) in some but not all hemophilia A (HA) patients and the increased risk of HA patients with black African ancestry for developing that complication following ther
This spending item is part of a $6,507,463 allocation. See details
National Institutes of Health 9/24/2009
GROUP HEALTH COOPERATIVE $1,893,735 Trans-NIH Recovery Act Research Support Improvements in cancer screening effectiveness, higher participation rates and faster introduction of new screening tests could have pronounced effects on the health of the community by reducing cancer burden. Cancer screening effectiveness in real-world
This spending item is part of a $3,988,809 allocation. See details
National Institutes of Health 9/30/2009
UNIVERSITY OF WASHINGTON $1,873,024 Trans-NIH Recovery Act Research Support The NWRCE is receiving support for new projects from the recently signed American Recovery and Reinvestment Act (ARRA) in both FY09 and FY10. These projects are exceptionally innovative, and balance a greater than usual degree of scientific risk with the
This spending item is part of a $1,954,800 allocation. See details
National Institutes of Health 9/11/2009
UNIVERSITY OF WASHINGTON $1,872,031 Trans-NIH Recovery Act Research Support The persistence of health disparities in medically underserved minority communities remains one of the most vexing public health problems facing our nationthe etiology of racial/ethnic differences in health involves dynamic interactions between genetic, b
This spending item is part of a $13,320,021 allocation. See details
National Institutes of Health 9/25/2010
SEATTLE CHILDREN'S HOSPITAL $1,859,100 Trans-NIH Recovery Act Research Support Nonviral Gene Medicine for Hemophilia A -- The goal of this study is to develop a safe, efficient, and clinically feasible nonviral gene therapy strategy for the treatment of hemophilia A. Currently hemophilia A patients are treated with repeated infusio
This spending item is part of a $2,355,329 allocation. See details
National Institutes of Health 7/17/2009
NEIGHBORCARE HEALTH $1,847,190 ARRA Health Center Integrated Services Development Initiative[g1] ARRA Capital Improvement Program- Neighborcare Health (previously Puget Sound Neighborhood Health Centers) received funding for two projects. The first is a Multi-Site Equipment Upgrade that will replace worn and outdated equipment acr... Show more Health Resources and Services Administration 6/29/2009
FRED HUTCHINSON CANCER RESEARCH CENTER $1,833,701 Trans-NIH Recovery Act Research Support PROJECT NARRATIVE The results of this study will improve our understanding of the molecular processes of OSCC and lay the foundation for future longitudinal studies investigating whether the molecular signatures we identify may permit physicians to 1) scr
This spending item is part of a $1,943,911 allocation. See details
National Institutes of Health 8/10/2009
FRED HUTCHINSON CANCER RESEARCH CENTER $1,697,703 Trans-NIH Recovery Act Research Support Abstract Women's Health Initiative Sequencing Project (WHISP) The overall goal of this project submitted in response to NHLBI RC2 Topic 'Large-scale DNA Sequencing and Molecular Profiling of Well-phenotyped NHLBI Cohorts' (RFA-OD-09-004) is to identify pu
This spending item is part of a $4,528,326 allocation. See details
National Institutes of Health 9/28/2009
PUGET SOUND EDUCATIONAL SERVICE DISTRICT $1,693,138 ARRA - Head Start This grant provides Head Start comprehensive child development services for 90 children ages 3-5 in center-based programming in King County, Washington. Services are provided at 3 sites.
This spending item is part of a $1,918,255 allocation. See details
Administration for Children and Families 9/18/2009
SEATTLE CHILDREN'S HOSPITAL $1,683,666 Trans-NIH Recovery Act Research Support The prevalence of childhood overweight (CO) has tripled in recent decades, and related health care costs have quadrupled. While lifestyle interventions for CO have produced promising short-term results, a substantial percentage of children regain all or m
This spending item is part of a $4,656,242 allocation. See details
National Institutes of Health 9/30/2009
DENISE LOUIE CHILD CARE CENTER $1,637,566 ARRA - Early Head Start Early Head Start services to serve 82 new children ages pre-natal to three years old in Seattle and Sea-Tac, Washington. Overall purpose is to expand EHS services to underserved areas in Seattle and King County. We will ensure all chidlren are up-to-date Administration for Children and Families 11/10/2009
UNIVERSITY OF WASHINGTON $1,626,381 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
FRED HUTCHINSON CANCER RESEARCH CENTER $1,586,953 Trans-NIH Recovery Act Research Support To recruit a new faculty member to enhance the acute myeloid leukemia research program in the area of leukemia stem cell biology and targeted therapeutics. National Institutes of Health 9/21/2009
GROUP HEALTH COOPERATIVE $1,555,628 Trans-NIH Recovery Act Research Support The overall goal of this project is to conduct comparative effectiveness research on breast cancer imaging modalities and strategies to inform evidence gaps on how to optimize breast cancer screening in community practice. The Breast Cancer Surveillance C
This spending item is part of a $3,992,841 allocation. See details
National Institutes of Health 9/30/2009
FRED HUTCHINSON CANCER RESEARCH CENTER $1,544,818 Trans-NIH Recovery Act Research Support The lack of sensitive, specific, multiplex-able assays for most human proteins is a major technical barrier that impedes progress in the biomedical sciences by prohibiting hypothesis testing in quantitative proteomics, where relationships between protein
This spending item is part of a $4,800,000 allocation. See details
National Institutes of Health 9/30/2009
UNIVERSITY OF WASHINGTON $1,474,777 Trans-NIH Recovery Act Research Support This proposal represents a new interdisciplinary initiative to further develop our unique in vivo spectroscopy tools to measure mitochondrial function in vivo and to increase access to these tools for the scientific community. Mitochondria are now widely National Institutes of Health 9/29/2009
UNIVERSITY OF WASHINGTON $1,460,849 Trans-NIH Recovery Act Research Support The major goal of the Division of Hematology at the University of Washington is to recruit and support physician/scientists to facilitate our mission of bi-directional translational research. Dr. Eli Estey, Professor of Medicine/Hematology, has organized National Institutes of Health 9/29/2009
UNIVERSITY OF WASHINGTON $1,446,449 Trans-NIH Recovery Act Research Support I.Specific AimsDuring the two years of funding, we will:-Establish a multi-disciplinary and cross-institutional network of health delivery systems and researchers in Western Washington State for evaluating the comparative effectiveness of cancer diagnosti
This spending item is part of a $3,988,432 allocation. See details
National Institutes of Health 9/29/2009
PUGET SOUND EDUCATIONAL SERVICE DISTRICT $1,408,465 ARRA - Early Head Start This grant provides Early Head Start comprehensive child development services for 50 children/families, 42 in center-based care and 8 in home-based care, in both King and Pierce counties.
This spending item is part of a $1,551,465 allocation. See details
Administration for Children and Families 1/29/2010
SEA MAR COMMUNITY HEALTH CENTER $1,397,186 ARRA Health Center Integrated Services Development Initiative[g1] ARRA-Increased demand for Services funding Health Resources and Services Administration 3/27/2009
SEA-MAR COMMUNITY HEALTH CENTER $1,397,186 Sea Mar Community Health Centers received Increased Demand for Services funding in the amount of $1,397,186 to employ the following providers: 3.0 FTE physicians and 2.0 FTE family nurse practitioners. Additionally, this funding contributes to the follow Health Resources and Services Administration 3/27/2009
SEA-MAR COMMUNITY HEALTH CENTER $1,397,186 ARRA Health Center Integrated Services Development Initiative[g1] Sea Mar Community Health Centers received $1,397,186 to employ the following providers: 3.0 FTE physicians and 2.0 FTE family nurse practitioners. The addition of these providers allows Sea Mar to retain the following support staff fo... Show more Health Resources and Services Administration 3/27/2009
UNIVERSITY OF WASHINGTON $1,390,499 Trans-NIH Recovery Act Research Support Understanding the basis of addiction requires insights at every level of neuroscience from defining the initial drug responses, the adaptive changes in cellular function resulting from drug exposure, the learning and memory plasticity changes at the neura National Institutes of Health 9/21/2009
UNIVERSITY OF WASHINGTON $1,379,905 Trans-NIH Recovery Act Research Support The molecular basis of emotional learning is a rapidly evolving research topic that has crucial implications for the treatment of a variety of mental conditions, including posttraumatic stress disorder, depression, and anxiety disorders. While there is a National Institutes of Health 9/28/2009
PTSO OF WASHINGTON $1,361,093 ARRA Health Center Integrated Services Development Initiative[g1] PTSO of Washington (PTSO) received funding to implement the Integrated Healthcare Home Project, consisting of three discrete but interrelated phases: customized Clinical Decision Support (CDS) with supportive reporting capabilities; El... Show more Health Resources and Services Administration 6/01/2010
UNIVERSITY OF WASHINGTON $1,332,574 Trans-NIH Recovery Act Research Support 1.0This application Abdominal Symptom Phenotype: Pathways to New Biomarkers (ASPPNB)is in response to RFA-OD-09-004, American Recovery and Reinvestment Act for research and infrastructure. This application is responsive to NINR priorities related to disco
This spending item is part of a $1,869,398 allocation. See details
National Institutes of Health 9/28/2009
UNIVERSITY OF WASHINGTON $1,302,332 Trans-NIH Recovery Act Research Support The broad, long-term objective of the proposed randomized clinical trial is to evaluate the efficacy and mechanisms of change of two cognitive-behavioral aftercare treatments for alcohol and other drug (AOD) use disorders in preventing AOD relapse compare
This spending item is part of a $1,415,659 allocation. See details
National Institutes of Health 7/16/2009
UNIVERSITY OF WASHINGTON $1,287,488 Trans-NIH Recovery Act Research Support Immediate treatment of CIN 2,3 has been the standard of care, even though some such lesions likely would never progress to ICC and, in young women, some lesions spontaneously regress. However, because there is no way to predict the natural history of a CI National Institutes of Health 9/04/2009
UNIVERSITY OF WASHINGTON $1,271,878 Recovery Act Comparative Effectiveness Research - AHRQ Overall AimsThe issues facing healthcare systems in the United States today are complex and raise questions as to whether we are generating and utilizing evidence of the relative benefits and harms of medical interventions wisely to improve healt... Show more
This spending item is part of a $1,649,285 allocation. See details
Agency for Healthcare Research and Quality 7/01/2010
UNIVERSITY OF WASHINGTON $1,167,881 Trans-NIH Recovery Act Research Support Project NarrativeThe proposed research in this first time RO1 has important implications for improving the health of functionally impaired older Americans and their informal caregivers in ethnically diverse and vulnerable communities. By identifying the r
This spending item is part of a $1,182,898 allocation. See details
National Institutes of Health 9/18/2009
UNIVERSITY OF WASHINGTON $1,144,277 Trans-NIH Recovery Act Research Support Examination of atherosclerotic lesions from humans and animal models has established a central role for macrophages in disease progression and plaque disruption. Despite these observations, it is still unclear what changes within the lesions result in pla National Institutes of Health 8/31/2009
UNIVERSITY OF WASHINGTON $1,133,010 Trans-NIH Recovery Act Research Support Chronic pancreatitis, a destructive disease of the pancreas, is difficult to diagnosis and can present with a variety of symptoms. The incidence of chronic pancreatitis is not known; hospital admission and discharge summaries suggest at least 60,000 pati
This spending item is part of a $1,529,793 allocation. See details
National Institutes of Health 9/25/2009
FRED HUTCHINSON CANCER RESEARCH CENTER $1,095,548 Trans-NIH Recovery Act Research Support We will conduct a genome-wide scan on an Illumina 610k platform for colorectal cancer in the following well characterized study populations: The Women's Health Initiative (WHI), the Nurses' Health Study (NHS), the Physician's Health Study, (PHS), and the
This spending item is part of a $4,609,171 allocation. See details
National Institutes of Health 9/29/2009
FRED HUTCHINSON CANCER RESEARCH CENTER $1,091,952 Trans-NIH Recovery Act Research Support Many studies comparing methods to prevent, treat, or cure cancer do not have the time or the information to evaluate how the approaches being studied affect cancer deaths. This study will develop a software system to translate the results of these studies National Institutes of Health 9/20/2010
SEATTLE INSTITUTE FOR BIOMEDICAL AND CLINICAL RESEARCH $1,079,713 Trans-NIH Recovery Act Research Support Project objective: This project will perform annual cognitive evaluations on subjects previously enrolled in the Alzheimer's Disease Anti-Inflammatory Protection Trial (ADAPT). The purpose of these evaluations is to extend observations on the ADAPT outc
This spending item is part of a $5,985,586 allocation. See details
National Institutes of Health 8/12/2009
UNIVERSITY OF WASHINGTON $1,047,984 Trans-NIH Recovery Act Research Support The long-term objective of this research is to understand how the brain translates sensory information into the commands for movements. The oculomotor system is an excellent model for study because of its simple peripheral mechanics and musculature and th National Institutes of Health 7/17/2009
SEATTLE CHILDREN'S HOSPITAL $1,047,700 Trans-NIH Recovery Act Research Support Developmental Pathways in the Nervous System -- The development of the vertebrate nervous system requires the generation of a large number of different types of neurons, characterized by the specific expression of neurotransmitters and their recept National Institutes of Health 9/20/2009
SEATTLE, CITY OF $1,042,816 ARRA - Prevention and Wellness--Communities Putting Prevention to Work Three year grant to pay for one time costs associated with reducing obesity and the chronic diseases it causes through policy, systems and environmental changes.
This spending item is part of a $15,514,419 allocation. See details
Centers for Disease Control and Prevention 3/18/2010
FRED HUTCHINSON CANCER RESEARCH CENTER $1,032,869 Trans-NIH Recovery Act Research Support Overall Purpose To determine whether the Tg11.5kb-GFP mouse is a suitable model for analyses of adult stem cell activity, and if so, how best can this mouse model be used to demonstrate specific properties, functions and potential utilizations for human d National Institutes of Health 7/17/2009
UNIVERSITY OF WASHINGTON $1,032,744 Trans-NIH Recovery Act Research Support Age-related cognitive decline (ARCD) exists in a continuum with more severe cognitive dysfunction that that often is a demeinta prodrome and can be operationally defined as Mild Cognitive Impairment (MCI), and ultimately with dementia. ARCD is a major so
This spending item is part of a $2,526,921 allocation. See details
National Institutes of Health 8/14/2009
FRED HUTCHINSON CANCER RESEARCH CENTER $1,027,698 Trans-NIH Recovery Act Research Support I.Specific AimsDuring the two years of funding, we will:-Establish a multi-disciplinary and cross-institutional network of health delivery systems and researchers in Western Washington State for evaluating the comparative effectiveness of cancer diagnosti
This spending item is part of a $3,988,432 allocation. See details
National Institutes of Health 9/29/2009
BUILDING CHANGES $1,000,000 ARRA Strengthening Communities Fund The goal of this program is to build the capacity of our nonprofit partners in order to address the broad economic recovery issues present in our community, including helping low-income individuals secure and retain employment, earn higher wages, obtain b Administration for Children and Families 9/22/2009
UNIVERSITY OF WASHINGTON $999,999 Trans-NIH Recovery Act Research Support Heart failure commonly results from loss of heart muscle cells caused by infarction. Myocardial infarction takes millions of people's lives every year. Stem cells offer the possibility of cell replacement and cardiac repair. Current methods of studying National Institutes of Health 4/21/2010
UNIVERSITY OF WASHINGTON $999,807 Trans-NIH Recovery Act Research Support The blood brain barrier (BBB) is a significant barrier to delivery of drugs to the central nervous system (CNS) and in removal of potential toxins produced within the CNS (e.g. beta-amyloid). In contrast to the endothelial cell barrier in other organs, t National Institutes of Health 9/25/2009
UNIVERSITY OF WASHINGTON $999,529 Trans-NIH Recovery Act Research Support The primary goal of the Tracking Disparities in the Effective Delivery of Health Services project is to develop, apply and refine methods that enhance health agencies, policy-makers, researchers, and analysts' ability to track disparities in the effective National Institutes of Health 9/24/2009
UNIVERSITY OF WASHINGTON $998,611 Trans-NIH Recovery Act Research Support Determination between benign and malignant strictures in the bile ducts is difficult. Although non-invasive imaging modalities can locate the stricture, a definitive diagnosis cannot be made without an optical measurement of cells and tissue as no biomar National Institutes of Health 9/25/2009
FRED HUTCHINSON CANCER RESEARCH CENTER $998,275 Trans-NIH Recovery Act Research Support This Challenge Application is directly and completely responsive to Specific Challenge Topic: 03-CA-102 ?Biologic Predictors of Progression in Barrett?s Esophagus?. It comes from a research team with more than two decades of experience investigating Barre National Institutes of Health 9/29/2009
GROUP HEALTH COOPERATIVE $996,677 Trans-NIH Recovery Act Research Support While many effective depression treatments (medications and psychotherapies) are available, individuals vary widely in response to specific treatments. Unfortunately, our ability to match any individual to the most effective treatment is hardly better tha National Institutes of Health 5/13/2009
UNIVERSITY OF WASHINGTON $993,030 Trans-NIH Recovery Act Research Support This application addresses Broad Challenge Area (08) Genomics and Specific Challenge Topic 08-AG-106 Cross-disease research to identify commonly targeted pathways or mechanisms between low incidence, neurogenetic disorders with high incidence, population- National Institutes of Health 9/24/2009
UNIVERSITY OF WASHINGTON $990,434 Trans-NIH Recovery Act Research Support Multiplexed diagnostic assays that are rapid, easy to use, and very low cost are needed for use at the point of care (POC), especially in low-resource settings. Microfluidic systems can bring laboratory-quality multiplexed assays to POC applications, but National Institutes of Health 9/22/2009
UNIVERSITY OF WASHINGTON $987,731 Trans-NIH Recovery Act Research Support This R24 resource-related research grant is focused on generating proteomic resources that can be applied to research using nonhuman primates. Included in the parent grant is the development of a bioinformatics infrastructure for the storage, interpretati National Institutes of Health 8/24/2009
FRED HUTCHINSON CANCER RESEARCH CENTER $986,802 Trans-NIH Recovery Act Research Support Abstract Women's Health Initiative Sequencing Project (WHISP) The overall goal of this project submitted in response to NHLBI RC2 Topic 'Large-scale DNA Sequencing and Molecular Profiling of Well-phenotyped NHLBI Cohorts' (RFA-OD-09-004) is to identify pu
This spending item is part of a $4,528,326 allocation. See details
National Institutes of Health 9/28/2009
GROUP HEALTH COOPERATIVE $986,250 Trans-NIH Recovery Act Research Support Overweight and obese adults are more likely to have hypertension and other risk factors for cardiovascular disease (CVD). Evidence-based medication and lifestyle strategies can be used to decrease CVD risk, but little is known about the comparative effec National Institutes of Health 9/23/2009
UNIVERSITY OF WASHINGTON $977,615 Trans-NIH Recovery Act Research Support Lithotripsy still accounts for more than half of all treatments for kidney stone disease, it is gradually being replaced by minimally-invasive procedures, such as ureteroscopy and percutaneous nephrolithotomy. These more invasive procedures are likely the National Institutes of Health 9/24/2009
UNIVERSITY OF WASHINGTON $966,840 Trans-NIH Recovery Act Research Support The persistence of virus reservoirs, with the capacity to fuel virus rebound, is the major obstacle to eliminating HIV infection. Identifying reservoirs of HIV-1 and sanctuaries where HIV-1 replication is not completely suppressed by antiretroviral (ARV)
This spending item is part of a $994,622 allocation. See details
National Institutes of Health 9/25/2009
SEATTLE INSTITUTE FOR BIOMEDICAL AND CLINICAL RESEARCH $965,002 Trans-NIH Recovery Act Research Support The Developmental Center for Neuroregulation in Alcohol Dependence (CeNiAD) grew from the clinical observation that the CNS active generic CM adrenoreceptor (AR) antagonist prazosin reduced or eliminated alcohol drinking in veterans with posttraumatic str
This spending item is part of a $983,591 allocation. See details
National Institutes of Health 9/30/2009
SEATTLE BIOMEDICAL RESEARCH INSTITUTE $964,000 Trans-NIH Recovery Act Research Support Despite more than 20 years of molecular investigation, little is currently known about the essential process of the transcription of protein-coding genes in Leishmania and other trypanosomatids, other than that it differs from that in other eukaryotes bec National Institutes of Health 5/14/2009
UNIVERSITY OF WASHINGTON $960,593 Trans-NIH Recovery Act Research Support Remarkable advances have been made over the last decade in our ability to analyze mRNA expression at the genome-wide level in pure cell populations. One important challenge that remains is to explore the intricate developmental, physiological and patholog
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National Institutes of Health 9/30/2009
UNIVERSITY OF WASHINGTON $953,832 Trans-NIH Recovery Act Research Support Kaposi's sarcoma-associated herpesvirus (KSHV), or human herpesvirus 8, is the etiologic agent of Kaposi's sarcoma (KS), and other proliferative disorders. KS was one of two sentinel diseases that heralded the AIDS epidemic. Althought the level of KS has
This spending item is part of a $989,312 allocation. See details
National Institutes of Health 9/29/2009
UNIVERSITY OF WASHINGTON $940,400 Trans-NIH Recovery Act Research Support This is an application for a competitive supplement to our program project grant entitled: ''Human Embryonic Stem Cell Self Renewal and Differentiation' (1P01GM081619). In Project 1 of our P01 we found that a narrow concentration of sodium butyrate can e National Institutes of Health 9/25/2009
FRED HUTCHINSON CANCER RESEARCH CENTER $937,549 Trans-NIH Recovery Act Research Support The relationship between the position of gene loci in the nucleus and cell physiology has emerged as an important facet of cell biology. Chromosomal translocations occur when double stranded breaks in DNA are repaired by incorrectly fusing one end of the National Institutes of Health 9/29/2009
UNIVERSITY OF WASHINGTON $927,226 Trans-NIH Recovery Act Research Support The focus of this grant is to establish Drosophila melanogaster as a model system to study sphingolipid signaling as it relates to muscle regeneration as well as to test a wunen/LPP3 based strategy that suggested itself from our studies in Drosophila to a National Institutes of Health 9/25/2009
UNIVERSITY OF WASHINGTON $925,913 Trans-NIH Recovery Act Research Support Atrial fibrillation (AF) is a common arrhythmia and is assuming increased public health importance as the population ages. The overall objective of this project is to identify novel risk factors for the development of incident AF and to evaluate its natu
This spending item is part of a $1,194,134 allocation. See details
National Institutes of Health 8/14/2009
UNIVERSITY OF WASHINGTON $920,722 Trans-NIH Recovery Act Research Support This application addresses broad Challenge Area (04) Clinical Research and specific Challenge Topic, 04-OD-101: Develop and Validate Behavioral Metrics to Measure the Impact of Chronic Pain. Acute pain is a normal sensation triggered in the nervous system
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National Institutes of Health 9/29/2009
UNIVERSITY OF WASHINGTON $919,219 Trans-NIH Recovery Act Research Support AbstractThis is a second revision of a renewal application (2 RO1 DA014050-06; Marijuana Dependence Treatment PRN) last reviewed in March of 2007 and submitted in response to NIDA's Behavioral and Integrative Treatment Development Program (PA-07-111). The
This spending item is part of a $1,233,952 allocation. See details
National Institutes of Health 8/01/2009
PRR, INC. $915,552 ARRA - Prevention and Wellness--Communities Putting Prevention to Work Three year grant investment to reduce tobacco use and tobacco initiation through by creating making it easier for adult tobacco users to quit and for youth and young adults to never start using tobacco. Focus of investment is on o... Show more
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Centers for Disease Control and Prevention 3/18/2010
UNIVERSITY OF WASHINGTON $915,340 Trans-NIH Recovery Act Research Support The scanning fiber endoscope is an ultrathin and flexible scope that provides high-resolution by scanning low-power laser light. By integrating higher-power laser light, early cancers and neoplasia can be imaged and treated with oncologic laser therapies National Institutes of Health 7/15/2009
MULTI SERVICE CENTER $908,980 ARRA - Community Services Block Grant Benton/Franklin Community Action Committee Employment Provide classroom training on job seeking skills, resume writing and interview skills. Employment Support Provide GED, transportation, health care and food assistance. Community Engagement Increas
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Administration for Children and Families 4/10/2009
UNIVERSITY OF WASHINGTON $904,409 Trans-NIH Recovery Act Research Support Myocardial energetics is impaired and fatty acid oxidation decreased in failing hearts of both animal models and patients. Although it is increasingly recognized that altered cardiac energy metabolism is integral of the development and progression of hear National Institutes of Health 9/21/2009
UNIVERSITY OF WASHINGTON $900,000 Trans-NIH Recovery Act Research Support In this Administrative Supplement request, we propose funding to expand the UW ENCODE Project in four key areas. First, we plan to perform deep sequencing / digital genomic footprinting for 15 additional cell types. Second, we plan to boost DHSs that h National Institutes of Health 9/30/2009
UNIVERSITY OF WASHINGTON $892,837 Trans-NIH Recovery Act Research Support This application addresses broad Challenge Area (12) Science, Technology, Engineering and Math (STEM) and specific Challenge Topic 12-OD-105: Identification of practices that overcome equity issues in STEM learning.Title: Native Youth Enrichment ProgramTh
This spending item is part of a $985,917 allocation. See details
National Institutes of Health 9/24/2009
VETERANS HEALTH ADMINISTRATION $888,449 Trans-NIH Recovery Act Research Support Chronic obstructive pulmonary disease (COPD) is a key health condition. Comparative effectiveness research (CER) is underdeveloped, particularly in COPD. The development of a high impact CER research agenda requires a collaborative infrastructure between
This spending item is part of a $7,439,784 allocation. See details
National Institutes of Health 9/25/2009
UNIVERSITY OF WASHINGTON $886,878 Trans-NIH Recovery Act Research Support The Division of Functional Genomics and Infectious Disease at the Washington National Primate Research Center (WaNPRC) is focused on developing high-throughput genomic and proteomic technologies, sophisticated immunologic resources, and advanced computing
This spending item is part of a $983,878 allocation. See details
National Institutes of Health 9/24/2009
ALERE WELLBEING, INC. $885,124 ARRA - Prevention and Wellness--State Territories and Pacific Islands Funds will be used to expand the availability of existing Tobacco Quitline services and implement marketing campaigns to raise public awareness of the benefits of quitting tobacco and adopting tobacco control measures.
This spending item is part of a $1,015,150 allocation. See details
Centers for Disease Control and Prevention 2/06/2010
FRED HUTCHINSON CANCER RESEARCH CENTER $878,495 Trans-NIH Recovery Act Research Support The development and maintenance of memory T cells is a hallmark of the host response to acute and persistent viral infections and a major objective of vaccination for infectious diseases and cancer. Progress in defining the qualitative attributes of memo
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National Institutes of Health 9/25/2009
UNIVERSITY OF WASHINGTON $877,157 Trans-NIH Recovery Act Research Support American Indian and Alaska Native (AI/AN) communities shoulder heavy burdens in health disparities. While health promotion programs have been implemented in AI/AN communities, evidence-based behavioral science translational research is rare. Time, monetar
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National Institutes of Health 7/23/2010
UNIVERSITY OF WASHINGTON $873,269 Trans-NIH Recovery Act Research Support Activation of the endothelial cells that line blood vessels during inflammatory processes such as those associated with cardiovascular disease results in the recruitment of circulating white blood cells into the vessel wall that can ultimately contribute National Institutes of Health 7/16/2009
Gmmb $871,685 ARRA - Prevention and Wellness--Communities Putting Prevention to Work Three year grant investment to reduce tobacco use and tobacco initiation through by creating making it easier for adult tobacco users to quit and for youth and young adults to never start using tobacco. Focus of investment is on o... Show more
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Centers for Disease Control and Prevention 3/18/2010
UNIVERSITY OF WASHINGTON $868,459 Trans-NIH Recovery Act Research Support The goal of this project is to produce comprehensive, high-definition maps of mouse regulatory DNA marked by DNaseI hypersensitive sites to parallel the human catalogue currently under production by the ENCODE Project. Digital DNaseI technology enables e
This spending item is part of a $1,350,000 allocation. See details
National Institutes of Health 9/29/2009
SEATTLE BIOMEDICAL RESEARCH INSTITUTE $867,600 Trans-NIH Recovery Act Research Support This proposal is analyzing the interactions between azole antifungal drugs and fungal cells by studying both the growth parameters (biochemical and microbiological), and the gene expression patterns of susceptible and resistant isolates. The results have National Institutes of Health 5/29/2009
SEATTLE BIOMEDICAL RESEARCH INSTITUTE $866,084 Trans-NIH Recovery Act Research Support The liver has a capacity to sequester activated CD8+ T cells from the circulating pool, due in part to the expression of adhesion molecules on the hepatic sinusoidal endothelium. However, both the detailed mechanisms responsible for this sequestration and National Institutes of Health 8/14/2009
SEATTLE INSTITUTE FOR CARDIAC RESEARCH $856,545 Trans-NIH Recovery Act Research Support This award is issued under the American Recovery and Reinvestment Act of 2009 and is subject to special HHS terms and conditions as referenced in Section III.
This spending item is part of a $999,931 allocation. See details
National Institutes of Health 9/30/2009
PUGET SOUND EDUCATIONAL SERVICE DISTRICT $848,636 ARRA - Head Start Puget Sound ESD received this grant to enhance staff salaries and program support at its 35 sites in King and Pierce Counties for Head Start and Early Head Start comprehensive child development services. The federal Head Start program promotes the school
This spending item is part of a $1,024,331 allocation. See details
Administration for Children and Families 6/01/2009
UNIVERSITY OF WASHINGTON $841,028 Trans-NIH Recovery Act Research Support North American AIDS Cohorts Collaboration on Research and Design A disturbing increase in the incidence of non-AIDS-defining conditions including renal disease, metabolic and cardiovascular disease, and malignancies has been observed in recent years, and
This spending item is part of a $7,312,062 allocation. See details
National Institutes of Health 9/21/2009
INSTITUTE FOR SYSTEMS BIOLOGY $836,445 Trans-NIH Recovery Act Research Support Cancer onset and progression involves disruptions of complex networks of biomolecular interactions in cells, as a result of genomic and epigenomic aberrations. To achieve a deeper understanding of the genetic basis of cancer and to identify novel translat National Institutes of Health 9/21/2010
UNIVERSITY OF WASHINGTON $830,000 Trans-NIH Recovery Act Research Support The development of the organ of Corti is a tightly regulated process, in which a small 'prosensory' domain of the cochlear duct is sorted into various types of hair cells and support cells. Over the past five years, a model of this process has emerged, pr National Institutes of Health 8/14/2009
COMMUNITY HEALTH CENTERS OF KING COUNTY $826,867 ARRA Health Center Integrated Services Development Initiative[g1] American Recovery and Reinvestment Act (ARRA) funds allowed HealthPoint to provide care to an increased number of uninsured patients at a time when HealthPoint would otherwise have had to reduce service delivery capacity due to declini... Show more Health Resources and Services Administration 3/27/2009
UNIVERSITY OF WASHINGTON $814,286 Trans-NIH Recovery Act Research Support The broad, long-term objective of this application is to extend our current tool for identifying regions of imminent skin break-down in amputee prothesis users into a more clinically useful tool for prosthetic fitting and modification. In addition to iden
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National Institutes of Health 9/02/2009
PACIFIC NORTHWEST RESEARCH INSTITUTE $812,500 Trans-NIH Recovery Act Research Support The long-term objective of this research program is to understand how mutations in the ABCC8 gene that encodes the regulatory subunit of the neuroendocrine type ATP-sensitive potassium (KATP) channel, SUR1, cause neonatal diabetes (ND). The two specific a National Institutes of Health 8/17/2009
UNIVERSITY OF WASHINGTON $811,718 Trans-NIH Recovery Act Research Support As the numbers of older adults with cognitive problems requiring care in this country increase, so does the need for well trained staff. Assisted living residences are currently estimated to provide care for over two million older adults, with over half National Institutes of Health 9/30/2009
INTERNATIONAL COMMUNITY HEALTH SERVICES $811,120 ARRA Health Center Integrated Services Development Initiative[g1] The purpose of the Capital Improvement Program is to provide financial support to section 330-funded grantees to implement projects that address immediate and pressing health center facility and equipment needs. Health Resources and Services Administration 6/25/2009
UNIVERSITY OF WASHINGTON $806,149 Trans-NIH Recovery Act Research Support The goal of this application is to establish the Pacific Northwest Regional Center of Excellence (PNWRCE) in NIAID Region X. The two inter-related but distinct PNWRCE themes that we have selected reflect not only the scientific strengths at our institutio
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National Institutes of Health 9/17/2009
UNIVERSITY OF WASHINGTON $782,769 Trans-NIH Recovery Act Research Support Genital infection with oncogenic types of human papillomavirus (HPV) is central to the development of invasive cervical cancer (ICC) and its immediate precursor, cervical intraepithelial neoplasia grades II-III (CIN2-3). However, infection with these type
This spending item is part of a $807,494 allocation. See details
National Institutes of Health 7/17/2009
UNIVERSITY OF WASHINGTON $780,000 Trans-NIH Recovery Act Research Support Productive differentiation of thymic epithelium is critical for thymopoiesis and the establishment of self-tolerance. However, the differentiation program that forms the thymic environment is not well understood. Studies proposed here are intended provid National Institutes of Health 7/17/2009
UNIVERSITY OF WASHINGTON $780,000 Trans-NIH Recovery Act Research Support The long-term objectives of this proposal are to fully define the molecular genetics of human color vision and its common defects, and to elucidate the mechanisms of regulation of expression of the X-linked red-green color vision locus. A remarkable heter National Institutes of Health 8/19/2009
UNIVERSITY OF WASHINGTON $780,000 Trans-NIH Recovery Act Research Support ABSTRACTIron is essential for virtually all forms of life and plays a central role in cellular metabolism. Microbes have developed complex strategies for the acquisition, storage, trafficking, utilization and detoxification of iron. One of the primary bi National Institutes of Health 7/17/2009
UNIVERSITY OF WASHINGTON $776,100 Trans-NIH Recovery Act Research Support Productive differentiation of thymic epithelium is critical for thymopoiesis and the establishment of self-tolerance. However, the differentiation program that forms the thymic environment is not well understood. Studies proposed here are intended to test National Institutes of Health 7/23/2009
COUNTRY DOCTOR COMMUNITY CLINIC $771,290 ARRA Health Center Integrated Services Development Initiative[g1] Project Name: Country Doctor Community Health Center Renovation Project Purpose: to expand the number of exam rooms at the Carolyn Downs Family Medical Center site to improve access to health care; to reduce the crowding and address ... Show more Health Resources and Services Administration 6/25/2009
UNIVERSITY OF WASHINGTON $770,336 Trans-NIH Recovery Act Research Support Much research has been directed at understanding the cellular and molecular mechanisms responsible for the steep increase of active force with increasing length in cardiac muscle (the Frank-Starling mechanism). Our studies have lead us to believe that th
This spending item is part of a $780,000 allocation. See details
National Institutes of Health 6/21/2009
ALERE WELLBEING, INC. $769,465 ARRA - Prevention and Wellness--State Territories and Pacific Islands Grant funds to carry out initiative that includes tobacco cessation through quitline and media services, including access to cessation services for state employees, retirees, and their dependents.
This spending item is part of a $2,194,059 allocation. See details
Centers for Disease Control and Prevention 2/09/2010
GROUP HEALTH COOPERATIVE $769,228 Trans-NIH Recovery Act Research Support This project launches a collaborative effort to advance adoption within the HMO Cancer Research Network (CRN) of G?industrial-strengthG? natural language processing (NLP) systems useful for mining valuable, research-grade information from unstructured cli
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National Institutes of Health 9/29/2009
UNIVERSITY OF WASHINGTON $767,904 Trans-NIH Recovery Act Research Support Salmonella is a highly adapted pathogen that senses and responds to diverse host microenvironments. The regulatory protein SlyA plays a central role in host adaptation by activating key virulence factors that render Salmonella resistant to antimicrobial p National Institutes of Health 9/16/2009
UNIVERSITY OF WASHINGTON $767,447 Trans-NIH Recovery Act Research Support A reoccurring observation in the study of genes involved in reproduction is their rapid, adaptive divergence. We have demonstrated the rapid divergence of ten genes involved in reproduction by analyses of rates and patterns of divergence between primates. National Institutes of Health 8/24/2009
PUGET SOUND NEIGHBORHOOD HEALTH CENTERS $739,072 ARRA Health Center Integrated Services Development Initiative[g1] Neighborcare Health (formerly Puget Sound Neighborhood Health Centers) received $738,072 in funding through the Increased Demand for Services (IDS) program. This funding targets two medical clinics in the urban Seattle core, both of wh... Show more Health Resources and Services Administration 3/27/2009
BENAROYA RESEARCH INSTITUTE AT VIRGINIA MASON $732,000 Trans-NIH Recovery Act Research Support In this renewal, the overall goals of this Autoimmunity Prevention Center Project are: 1) To determine, in human autoimmune disease, which of the CD4+CD25+ subsets of DR+ and DR regulatory T cells are defective; 2) The identification of a core set of gene
This spending item is part of a $751,375 allocation. See details
National Institutes of Health 7/22/2009
UNIVERSITY OF WASHINGTON $728,032 Trans-NIH Recovery Act Research Support Influenza is both a major public health threat and a NIAID bio defense category C priority pathogen. About 36,000 people die every year in the United States alone due to infection with commonly circulating influenza A viruses. Nearly 90% of these deaths a National Institutes of Health 9/01/2009
UNIVERSITY OF WASHINGTON $727,595 Trans-NIH Recovery Act Research Support Mycoplasma genitalium has been implicated in both male and female reproductive tract infections and may account for up to 25% of all cases of nongonococcal urethritis (NGU). This emerging sexually transmitted organism has been independently associated wit National Institutes of Health 8/23/2010
UNIVERSITY OF WASHINGTON $727,073 Trans-NIH Recovery Act Research Support Protein interaction networks are key determinants of protein function in biological systems. Despite the potential that quantitative protein interaction information could have for all areas of cancer research, global or large-scale quantitation of protei National Institutes of Health 9/18/2009
FRED HUTCHINSON CANCER RESEARCH CENTER $713,042 Trans-NIH Recovery Act Research Support Studies in this proposal will help to understand how stem cells are maintained in the adult mammalian organism and whether abnormalities with stem cells are responsible for cancer. Knowledge obtained during this study will help to develop new therapies fo National Institutes of Health 6/05/2009
UNIVERSITY OF WASHINGTON $712,495 Trans-NIH Recovery Act Research Support The overall goal of the Hemodialysis Fistula Maturation Consortium (HFMC), a U01-funded partnership of NIDDK with six Clinical Centers (CCs) & a Data Coordinating Center (DCC), is to better understand the causes and consequences of arteriovenous fistula ( National Institutes of Health 9/07/2009
GROUP HEALTH COOPERATIVE $689,704 ARRA - Strategic Health IT Advanced Research Projects (SHARP) We propose research that will generate a framework of open source services that can be dynamically configured to transform HER data into standards-conforming, comparable information suitable for large-scale analyses, inferencing, and integ... Show more
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Health and Human Services, Department of 3/19/2010
UNIVERSITY OF WASHINGTON $686,653 Trans-NIH Recovery Act Research Support This proposal focuses on the design and development of a scalable PET detector with depth-of-interaction (DOI) positioning capability. The basic module design will be suitable for high resolution, small animal PET imaging and clinical, time-of-flight (TO
This spending item is part of a $1,086,653 allocation. See details
National Institutes of Health 7/16/2009
UNIVERSITY OF WASHINGTON $680,128 Trans-NIH Recovery Act Research Support This is a supplement to fund additional laboratory analyses and activity monitors to maximize the number of follow-up assessments completed in the Longitudinal Assessment of Bariatric Surgery (LABS) consortium. It will help to identify people at risk of
This spending item is part of a $772,541 allocation. See details
National Institutes of Health 3/08/2010
PTSO OF WASHINGTON $680,000 ARRA - Health Information Technology Extension Program Qualis Health (QH), a private nonprofit healthcare quality improvement organization, in collaboration with five consortium partners (Inland Northwest Health Services, PTSO of Washington, Community Choice Healthcare Network, North Idaho Health Net... Show more
This spending item is part of a $14,529,318 allocation. See details
Health and Human Services, Department of 2/08/2010
ALERE WELLBEING, INC. $679,996 ARRA - Prevention and Wellness--Communities Putting Prevention to Work Three year grant investment to reduce tobacco use and tobacco initiation through by creating making it easier for adult tobacco users to quit and for youth and young adults to never start using tobacco. Focus of investment is on o... Show more
This spending item is part of a $9,970,781 allocation. See details
Centers for Disease Control and Prevention 3/18/2010
UNIVERSITY OF WASHINGTON $675,290 Trans-NIH Recovery Act Research Support Serotonin is a neurotransmitter in the brain that plays an important role in complex behaviors including addiction. We have previously shown that 5 HT1B receptors alter the function of brain reward mechanisms that play a central role in addiction; these National Institutes of Health 7/16/2009
FRED HUTCHINSON CANCER RESEARCH CENTER $671,048 Trans-NIH Recovery Act Research Support The lack of large animal models of genetic diseases is a serious barrier to reliable testing of the safety and efficacy of new therapies. There are currently no large animal systems whose genomes can be readily manipulated. Many NIDDK diseases lack approp
This spending item is part of a $1,000,000 allocation. See details
National Institutes of Health 9/21/2009
SEATTLE CHILDREN'S HOSPITAL $670,562 Trans-NIH Recovery Act Research Support Planning Grant for Genome-Wide Association by Study of Craniofacial Microsomia -- CFM involves the asymmetric underdevelopment of facial skeletal bones and soft tissue and occurs in over 1 in 3500 births. Typically affecting the jaw and ear, CFM impairs
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National Institutes of Health 9/22/2009
UNIVERSITY OF WASHINGTON $664,000 Trans-NIH Recovery Act Research Support In contrast to Ag-specific alphabeta T cells, gammadelta T cells can kill malignantly transformed cells in a manner that does not require the recognition of tumor-specific antigens. Cancerous cells are now known to display a number of stress-induced Ags National Institutes of Health 9/14/2009
UNIVERSITY OF WASHINGTON $652,419 Trans-NIH Recovery Act Research Support To establish a collaborative health research infrastructure that will provide a sustainable foundation for health leaders from Seattle Public Schools and UW Research Centers to work together to formulate pertinent research questions, design and conduct re
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National Institutes of Health 9/07/2010
UNIVERSITY OF WASHINGTON $647,400 Trans-NIH Recovery Act Research Support Silencing RNA (siRNA) is of considerable current interest in biological research because it can elicit potent, target specific knockdown of any mRNA, creating a useful and proven genetic surrogate tool. However, a key problem for effective application of National Institutes of Health 8/12/2009
UNIVERSITY OF WASHINGTON $645,354 Trans-NIH Recovery Act Research Support This RC2 proposal is responsive to this Specific Topic because: 1) It focuses on an often lethal but rare disease: Merkel cell carcinoma (MCC), with prevalence of well under 200,000 cases in the US. 2) We will generate preliminary results that evaluate th
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National Institutes of Health 9/29/2009
UNIVERSITY OF WASHINGTON $641,850 Trans-NIH Recovery Act Research Support The primary goal of this project is to evaluate the role of FDG PET and its ability to predict early treatment response and drug resistance in advanced epithelial ovarian cancer (AOC). A vast majority of ovarian cancer patients present with advanced stag
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National Institutes of Health 5/21/2009
UNIVERSITY OF WASHINGTON $638,051 Trans-NIH Recovery Act Research Support The C. elegans transcriptome group of the modENCODE project has applied second-generation sequencing of cDNAs from a variety of worm stages, sexes and growth conditions to greatly improve the annotation of the C. elegans genome. With supplemental funding National Institutes of Health 9/10/2009
UNIVERSITY OF WASHINGTON $624,000 Trans-NIH Recovery Act Research Support Human embryonic stem cells (ESCs) and induced pluripotent stem cells (IPSCs) can only be used effectively in recipients with the same (or nearly the same) histocompatibility type, to avoid rejection or toxic immunosuppression. To overcome this problem, v National Institutes of Health 8/31/2009
UNIVERSITY OF WASHINGTON $622,739 Trans-NIH Recovery Act Research Support The major goal will be to identify, characterize and study those drugs that are of therapeutic value during pregnancy and whose clinical pharmacology (both pharmacokinetic and pharmacodynamic) is altered by the pregnant state. Despite the fact that the av National Institutes of Health 9/04/2009
UNIVERSITY OF WASHINGTON $620,886 Trans-NIH Recovery Act Research Support This application addresses two broad Challenge Areas, (05) Comparative Effectiveness Research and (09) Health Disparities, and specific Challenge Topics, 05-MD-102 Prevention of Chronic Diseases in Disparity Populations , and 09-DA-101 Health disparities
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National Institutes of Health 9/30/2009
FRED HUTCHINSON CANCER RESEARCH CENTER $618,144 Trans-NIH Recovery Act Research Support This award supports the Expansion of the original Acute Myeloid Leukemia (AML)Therapeutically Applicable Research to Generate Effective Treatmens (TARGET) cohort to include 50 relapse specimens as well as matching diagnostic/remission specimens from 30 pa
This spending item is part of a $976,412 allocation. See details
National Institutes of Health 9/22/2010
UNIVERSITY OF WASHINGTON $616,988 Trans-NIH Recovery Act Research Support Adjuvant endocrine therapy improves outcomes for estrogen receptor positive (ER+) early stage breast cancer. Recently aromatase inhibitors (AIs) have been shown to provide incremental benefit over tamoxifen. In neoadjuvant endocrine therapy studies, a t
This spending item is part of a $953,661 allocation. See details
National Institutes of Health 9/28/2009
UNIVERSITY OF WASHINGTON $609,280 Trans-NIH Recovery Act Research Support Epigenetic modifications modulate gene expression in normal development and in diseases, such as cancer. X chromosome regulation is an example of coordinate epigenetic regulation of gene expression at the level of an entire chromosome. Our goal is to inve National Institutes of Health 9/17/2009
UNIVERSITY OF WASHINGTON $608,085 Trans-NIH Recovery Act Research Support Recent and ongoing clinical trials have demonstrated that advanced melanoma can be treated with a combination of nonmyeloablative chemotherapy and autologous adoptive T cell immunotherapy (AIT) to achieve a 50% clinical response rate. Such clinical respo
This spending item is part of a $1,155,100 allocation. See details
National Institutes of Health 5/15/2009
UNIVERSITY OF WASHINGTON $606,749 Trans-NIH Recovery Act Research Support Prostate cancer metastasizes to the bone in approximately 90% of patients with advanced disease and dissemination of tumor cells to the bone can lead to replacement of bone marrow, spinal cord compression, fracture, severe bone pain, cachexia and death. T
This spending item is part of a $998,713 allocation. See details
National Institutes of Health 9/29/2009
UNIVERSITY OF WASHINGTON $603,052 Trans-NIH Recovery Act Research Support RNA-binding proteins perform essential functions in every aspect of RNA biogenesis. These functions are a fundamental aspect of basic cellular physiology, and numerous human diseases arise from defects in the function of these proteins. The biological act National Institutes of Health 8/14/2009
UNIVERSITY OF WASHINGTON $601,746 Trans-NIH Recovery Act Research Support This ARRA proposal explores cell signaling pathways that occur between cutaneous sensory nerve fibers and endothelial cells during response to cutaneous injury. Wounds persist as a US health care crisis in spite of progress in understanding biological res National Institutes of Health 9/29/2009
UNIVERSITY OF WASHINGTON $601,670 Trans-NIH Recovery Act Research Support There are two scientific goals of this administrative supplement: 1) genotype 3441 copy-number polymorphisms (CNPs) among all 2060 DNA samples from the 1000 Genomes Project using array comparative genomic hybridization or arrayCGH and 2) experimentally ch National Institutes of Health 9/17/2009
WASHINGTON EARLY LEARNING FUND $600,000 ARRA Child Care and Development Block Grant Title: ARRA Supplemental Funding for the Child Care and Development Fund (CCDF); Description: Provide child care financial assistance to low-income working families and fund activities to improve the quality of child care.
This spending item is part of a $33,351,204 allocation. See details
Administration for Children and Families 4/09/2009
FRED HUTCHINSON CANCER RESEARCH CENTER $596,571 Trans-NIH Recovery Act Research Support Numerous genomic applications for cancer have become available offering the promise of effective and efficient cancer care tailored to the genetic profile of the patient or disease?Genomics and Personalized Medicine (GPM). The current regulatory structure
This spending item is part of a $4,000,000 allocation. See details
National Institutes of Health 9/29/2009
INSTITUTE FOR SYSTEMS BIOLOGY $592,413 Trans-NIH Recovery Act Research Support TRANSCRIPTOME AND EPIGENOME ANALYSIS OF HELPER T CELL SPECIFICATION AND PLASTICIT
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National Institutes of Health 9/28/2009
UNIVERSITY OF WASHINGTON $592,410 Trans-NIH Recovery Act Research Support Patients with Werner syndrome exhibit many of the features of premature aging including atherosclerosis and an increase in specific cancers. The gene mutated in Werner syndome, WRN, is a member of the RecQ family of DNA helicases and encodes both 3'?5' DN National Institutes of Health 9/17/2009
UNIVERSITY OF WASHINGTON $587,856 Trans-NIH Recovery Act Research Support The University of Washington, the ITHS' home institution, serves as the medical school for five states -- Washington, Wyoming, Alaska, Montana, and Idaho (WWAMI), providing the ITHS with enormous potential for collaboration and development of translationa
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National Institutes of Health 9/24/2009
UNIVERSITY OF WASHINGTON $587,498 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
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Health and Human Services, Department of 3/19/2010
FRED HUTCHINSON CANCER RESEARCH CENTER $586,966 Trans-NIH Recovery Act Research Support I.Specific AimsDuring the two years of funding, we will:-Establish a multi-disciplinary and cross-institutional network of health delivery systems and researchers in Western Washington State for evaluating the comparative effectiveness of cancer diagnosti
This spending item is part of a $3,988,432 allocation. See details
National Institutes of Health 9/29/2009
UNIVERSITY OF WASHINGTON $581,630 Trans-NIH Recovery Act Research Support This application addresses broad Challenge Area (04) Clinical Research and Specific Challenge Topic, 04-DA-102: A New Look at Longitudinal Data. Despite decades of research on the etiology, prevention and treatment of substance use disorders, scientific i
This spending item is part of a $857,440 allocation. See details
National Institutes of Health 9/21/2009
UNIVERSITY OF WASHINGTON $579,874 Trans-NIH Recovery Act Research Support CSDE's administrative supplement request is aimed at enhancing an emerging program of spatial demographic research at the University of Washington. Supplement funds will be used to promote more spatial demography research through the pilot project mechan National Institutes of Health 9/29/2009
GROUP HEALTH COOPERATIVE $565,224 Recovery Act Comparative Effectiveness Research - AHRQ A network of 32 health services and intervention scientists affiliated with the HMO Research Network propose to build a national database for conducting comparative effectiveness research on treatment and on approaches to preventing diabetes mell... Show more
This spending item is part of a $8,920,115 allocation. See details
Agency for Healthcare Research and Quality 9/28/2010
UNIVERSITY OF WASHINGTON $560,303 Trans-NIH Recovery Act Research Support Chemical and thermal pain in the cornea is primarily transduced by a calcium- and sodium-permeable ion channel called TRPV1 expressed in nociceptors with cell bodies in the trigeminal ganglia. When injury (including surgery) or illness cause inflammation National Institutes of Health 9/14/2009
UNIVERSITY OF WASHINGTON $559,316 ARRA - Strategic Health IT Advanced Research Projects (SHARP) This Strategic Health IT Advanced Research Projects (SHARP) Program seeks to support improvements in the quality, safety and efficiency of health care through advanced information technology.
This spending item is part of a $15,000,000 allocation. See details
Health and Human Services, Department of 3/19/2010
UNIVERSITY OF WASHINGTON $553,439 Trans-NIH Recovery Act Research Support The goal of this proposal is a molecular level description of protein unfolding, and by extension folding, using realistic molecular dynamics (MD) simulations in solution. Both the general and sequence-specific rules of unfolding will be pursued. The gene National Institutes of Health 7/17/2009
FRED HUTCHINSON CANCER RESEARCH CENTER $550,000 In keeping with the Interagency Agreement between the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention and the National Cancer Institute, funds have been allocated to this contract to enhance access to and utilization of Quitline services. The NCI?s Smoking Qu National Institutes of Health 9/29/2010
UNIVERSITY OF WASHINGTON $548,466 Trans-NIH Recovery Act Research Support Over the last decade, ubiquitin has emerged to rival phosphorylation as one of the cell's most broadly utilized protein modifications, and it has become widely appreciated that ubiquitination serves critical regulatory roles in virtually every aspect of c
This spending item is part of a $616,284 allocation. See details
National Institutes of Health 9/07/2009
Gmmb $546,612 ARRA - Prevention and Wellness--Communities Putting Prevention to Work Three year grant to pay for one time costs associated with reducing obesity and the chronic diseases it causes through policy, systems and environmental changes.
This spending item is part of a $15,514,419 allocation. See details
Centers for Disease Control and Prevention 3/18/2010
UNIVERSITY OF WASHINGTON $545,711 Trans-NIH Recovery Act Research Support Here we investigate a novel antimicrobial approach using the metal gallium (Ga) as a 'Trojan horse' to disrupt bacterial Fe metabolism. Ga has a nearly identical ionic radius as Fe, and many biologic systems are unable to distinguish Ga from Fe. Ga disr
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National Institutes of Health 5/30/2009
ARCADIA BIOSCIENCES, INC. $540,668 Trans-NIH Recovery Act Research Support DESCRIPTION (provided by applicant): Celiac disease is an autoimmune digestive disorder in which intestinal lesions develop in genetically susceptible individuals in response to the ingestion of specific cereal seed storage proteins. The only treatment is
This spending item is part of a $921,974 allocation. See details
National Institutes of Health 9/16/2009
FRED HUTCHINSON CANCER RESEARCH CENTER $540,265 Trans-NIH Recovery Act Research Support The need for new therapies in relapsed or refractory acute myeloid leukemia (AML) is unquestioned. So far, the CD33-targeting immunoconjugate, gemtuzumab ozogamicin (GO), remains the only FDA-approved drug for this group of patients. However, since GO has
This spending item is part of a $749,121 allocation. See details
National Institutes of Health 7/16/2009
SEATTLE CHILDREN'S HOSPITAL $534,444 Trans-NIH Recovery Act Research Support Intermediate Progenitor Cells in Adult Hippocampal Neurogenesis -- This project revision extends our analysis of hippocampal neurogenesis from adulthood, the focus of the parent grant, into postnatal ages in mice. The overall goal of the parent project National Institutes of Health 9/23/2009
ALERE WELLBEING, INC. $527,040 ARRA - Prevention and Wellness--Communities Putting Prevention to Work This past quarter, PhiladelphiaG??s CPPW was able to make great strides in in completing its main tobacco control objectives. An executive order made 183 recreation centers, playgrounds, and outdoor pools smoke-free, affecting ove... Show more
This spending item is part of a $10,356,927 allocation. See details
Centers for Disease Control and Prevention 3/19/2010
HOUSING AUTHORITY OF THE CITY OF SEATTLE $510,000 ARRA Health Center Integrated Services Development Initiative[g1] The Seattle-King County Department of Public HealthG??s Health Care for the Homeless program has completed implementation of a health center Capital Improvement Project (CIP) award that included projects designed to improve access to a... Show more
This spending item is part of a $1,025,635 allocation. See details
Health Resources and Services Administration 6/25/2009
SEATTLE CHILDREN'S HOSPITAL $507,173 ARRA - Immunization The purpose of this ARRA-immunization project is to support a network of sites within the ELC program to conduct active surveillance for cases of acute gastroenteritis among children under 5 years of age in emergency department (ED) and inpatient hospital
This spending item is part of a $600,361 allocation. See details
Centers for Disease Control and Prevention 9/02/2009
SEATTLE BIOMEDICAL RESEARCH INSTITUTE $505,715 Trans-NIH Recovery Act Research Support Tuberculosis (TB) retains its place as a global scourge, killing an estimated 2 million people per year despite the availability of chemotherapy. The huge majority of cases are clinically latent and remain difficult to diagnose. Control of the global epid National Institutes of Health 5/15/2009
WASHINGTON EARLY LEARNING FUND $500,000 ARRA Child Care and Development Block Grant Title: ARRA Supplemental Funding for the Child Care and Development Fund (CCDF); Description: Provide child care financial assistance to low-income working families and fund activities to improve the quality of child care.
This spending item is part of a $33,351,204 allocation. See details
Administration for Children and Families 4/09/2009
WASHINGTON EARLY LEARNING FUND $500,000 ARRA Child Care and Development Block Grant Title: ARRA Supplemental Funding for the Child Care and Development Fund (CCDF); Description: Provide child care financial assistance to low-income working families and fund activities to improve the quality of child care.
This spending item is part of a $33,351,204 allocation. See details
Administration for Children and Families 4/09/2009
UNIVERSITY OF WASHINGTON $500,000 Trans-NIH Recovery Act Research Support DNA sequence represents a single format upon which a broad range of biological phenomena (e.g. genetic variation, RNA expression, protein-DNA interactions, chromosome conformation, etc.) can be projected for high-throughput data collection. Over the past National Institutes of Health 4/29/2010
SEATTLE CHILDREN'S HOSPITAL $499,998 Trans-NIH Recovery Act Research Support This grant proposes to significantly advance the current technology for generation of mouse models of human genetic disease. This addresses broad Challenge Area (15) Translational Science, and Specific Challenge Topic 15-OD(ORDR)-101: Pilot projects for p National Institutes of Health 9/27/2010
UNIVERSITY OF WASHINGTON $499,950 Trans-NIH Recovery Act Research Support The enclosed proposal is requesting funds to expand the mass spectrometry and proteomics resources at the University of Washington through the purchase of a Thermo Fisher LTQ-Orbitrap mass spectrometer. This instrument will be invaluable in the successfu National Institutes of Health 5/13/2010
SEATTLE CHILDREN'S HOSPITAL $499,812 Trans-NIH Recovery Act Research Support Developmental defects of the cerebellum in humans have received less attention than other brainmalformations such as neural tube defects and cortical malformations. Yet, cerebellar malformations arecommon, affecting approximately 1/5000 births. Dandy-Walk National Institutes of Health 7/28/2010
UNIVERSITY OF WASHINGTON $499,513 Trans-NIH Recovery Act Research Support The requested spinning disk microscope will allow the core researchers at the University of Washington to advance research using live imaging technologies. The spinning disk microscope allows rapid sampling of fluorescent images in living specimens. Becau National Institutes of Health 5/06/2010
ALERE WELLBEING, INC. $497,492 ARRA - Prevention and Wellness--State Territories and Pacific Islands The project will target low-income, low-education adults who continue to smoke at much higher rates than the rest of the population to increase use of the tobacco quitline by uninsured adults and to increase quit attempts overall ... Show more
This spending item is part of a $830,873 allocation. See details
Centers for Disease Control and Prevention 2/06/2010
FRED HUTCHINSON CANCER RESEARCH CENTER $496,331 Trans-NIH Recovery Act Research Support Research Computing Support (RCS), the high performance computing shared resource of the Fred Hutchinson Cancer Research Center, will be utilizing funds awarded to upgrade a 243-node high performance computing (HPC) cluster. The new system will offer a 15 National Institutes of Health 2/18/2010
FRED HUTCHINSON CANCER RESEARCH CENTER $495,600 Trans-NIH Recovery Act Research Support Overall purpose: to determine whether cancer diagnosis is an influence on personal bankruptcy. Deliverables: a. Linkage of Western Washington Bankruptcy Court records to cancer records in the National Cancer Institute?s Surveillance, Epidemiology, and National Institutes of Health 9/25/2009
UNIVERSITY OF WASHINGTON $487,298 Trans-NIH Recovery Act Research Support This research proposal, entitled 'Building on GWAS for NHLBI-diseases: the U.S. CHARGE consortium', will leverage existing population, laboratory and computational resources to identify susceptibility genes underlying genome-wide significant and well-repl
This spending item is part of a $27,554,408 allocation. See details
National Institutes of Health 9/29/2009
UNIVERSITY OF WASHINGTON $484,199 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. Infections by Chlamydia tra
This spending item is part of a $993,068 allocation. See details
National Institutes of Health 9/25/2009
UNIVERSITY OF WASHINGTON $484,052 Trans-NIH Recovery Act Research Support Warfarin is the most widely-used oral anticoagulant in the world, but therapy is difficult to manage because of wide inter-individual variability in response to the drug, a low therapeutic index, and the resulting serious (sometimes fatal) consequences of
This spending item is part of a $786,993 allocation. See details
National Institutes of Health 7/17/2009
FRED HUTCHINSON CANCER RESEARCH CENTER $484,000 Trans-NIH Recovery Act Research Support Our laboratory recently observed that during early growth and development (6 weeks to 6 months), mice develop increasing susceptibility to diverse forms of acute renal damage. Thus, whereas 1 month old mice are almost completely resistant to at least thr National Institutes of Health 5/12/2009
FRED HUTCHINSON CANCER RESEARCH CENTER $484,000 Trans-NIH Recovery Act Research Support This project aims to define correlates of immune protection to HIV infection by assessing two poorly defined functions of HIV-specific T cells. Due to the extreme variability of HIV, the ability of T cells to cope with HIV antigenic diversity as well as t National Institutes of Health 8/11/2009
FRED HUTCHINSON CANCER RESEARCH CENTER $484,000 Trans-NIH Recovery Act Research Support Chronic obstructive Pulmonary Diseases (COPD) are characterized by chronic lung infection and inflammation. The long term objective of this proposal is to identify means to control inflammation and progression in obstructing airways disease. Recent evid National Institutes of Health 5/15/2009
FRED HUTCHINSON CANCER RESEARCH CENTER $484,000 Trans-NIH Recovery Act Research Support Physical activity reduces morbidity and mortality from many chronic conditions including coronary heart disease, hypertension, and diabetes. Increasing physical activity in the United States is a specific goal of Healthy People 2010. The Surgeon General?s National Institutes of Health 9/18/2009
UNIVERSITY OF WASHINGTON $483,600 Trans-NIH Recovery Act Research Support In this supplementary research request we propose to expand the scope and accelerate the rate of progress on our project GM083926, entitled 'Regulation of Cellular Functions by Cyclic Nucleotide Phosphodiesterase 8'. The parent grant contains 3 specific National Institutes of Health 9/30/2009
UNIVERSITY OF WASHINGTON $480,960 Trans-NIH Recovery Act Research Support This application addresses broad Challenge Area (04) Clinical Research, specific Challenge Topic 04-HL-104'Perform secondary analyses of existing data to answer important clinical and preventive medicine researchquestions.' We propose to use existing data
This spending item is part of a $998,292 allocation. See details
National Institutes of Health 9/23/2009
UNIVERSITY OF WASHINGTON $477,173 Trans-NIH Recovery Act Research Support The University of Washington, the ITHS' home institution, serves as the medical school for five states -- Washington, Wyoming, Alaska, Montana, and Idaho (WWAMI), providing the ITHS with enormous potential for collaboration and development of translationa
This spending item is part of a $596,069 allocation. See details
National Institutes of Health 9/26/2009
SEATTLE CHILDREN'S HOSPITAL $469,538 Trans-NIH Recovery Act Research Support Comparative Effectivenss Research in Pediatric Rheumatic Diseases: Leveraging CA -- The study of childhood rheumatic conditions has been challenged by disease heterogeneity, poor understanding of underlying pathophysiology, small sample sizes, and limit
This spending item is part of a $994,839 allocation. See details
National Institutes of Health 9/28/2009
PRR, INC. $469,255 ARRA - Prevention and Wellness--Communities Putting Prevention to Work Three year grant to pay for one time costs associated with reducing obesity and the chronic diseases it causes through policy, systems and environmental changes.
This spending item is part of a $15,514,419 allocation. See details
Centers for Disease Control and Prevention 3/18/2010
FRED HUTCHINSON CANCER RESEARCH CENTER $468,420 Trans-NIH Recovery Act Research Support Evident in its name, Helicobacter pylori is a helical bacterium that colonizes the human stomach causing clinical outcomes that range from mild gastritis to peptic ulcer and gastric cancer. We discovered genes that promote spiral shape by this bacterium c National Institutes of Health 5/14/2009
AUBURN SCHOOL DISTRICT NO: 408 $464,606 ARRA - Prevention and Wellness--Communities Putting Prevention to Work Three year grant to pay for one time costs associated with reducing obesity and the chronic diseases it causes through policy, systems and environmental changes.
This spending item is part of a $15,514,419 allocation. See details
Centers for Disease Control and Prevention 3/18/2010
SEATTLE INDIAN HEALTH BOARD $461,890 ARRA Health Center Integrated Services Development Initiative[g1] The SIHB is proposing four project types: Facility Alteration/Repair, IT/Equipment Purchase, HIT purchase & Certified EHR-related purchase. Need for improvements in each of these areas have been identified through patient surveys and... Show more Health Resources and Services Administration 6/25/2009
SEATTLE INDIAN HEALTH BOARD $461,890 ARRA Health Center Integrated Services Development Initiative[g1] The SIHB is proposing four project types: Facility Alteration/Repair, IT/Equipment Purchase, HIT purchase & Certified EHR-related purchase. Need for improvements in each of these areas have been identified through patient surveys and... Show more Health Resources and Services Administration 6/25/2009
GROUP HEALTH COOPERATIVE $460,221 Trans-NIH Recovery Act Research Support I.Specific AimsDuring the two years of funding, we will:-Establish a multi-disciplinary and cross-institutional network of health delivery systems and researchers in Western Washington State for evaluating the comparative effectiveness of cancer diagnosti
This spending item is part of a $3,988,432 allocation. See details
National Institutes of Health 9/29/2009
UNIVERSITY OF WASHINGTON $458,550 Trans-NIH Recovery Act Research Support Electrical signaling is a nearly ubiquitous property of cells ranging from bacteria to vertebrate neurons. Cellular regulation in nerve, muscle, endocrine, exocrine, epithelial, and lymphatic cells depends on electrical signaling mediated by ion channels National Institutes of Health 7/08/2010
UNIVERSITY OF WASHINGTON $456,186 Trans-NIH Recovery Act Research Support One major obstacle for HIV vaccine development is the enormous genetic variability in strains between and within individuals. Several studies have proposed a universal HIV-1 vaccine that exclusively targets the highly conserved regions of the viral proteo National Institutes of Health 7/23/2009
UNIVERSITY OF WASHINGTON $453,434 Trans-NIH Recovery Act Research Support Resolution of the genetic and environmental components of a disease trait is an important step in developing methods for prevention and treatment.Identification of genes through family-based designs has increased understanding of the biology underlying ma National Institutes of Health 9/28/2009
FRED HUTCHINSON CANCER RESEARCH CENTER $453,420 Trans-NIH Recovery Act Research Support Remarkable advances have been made over the last decade in our ability to analyze mRNA expression at the genome-wide level in pure cell populations. One important challenge that remains is to explore the intricate developmental, physiological and patholog
This spending item is part of a $1,726,552 allocation. See details
National Institutes of Health 9/30/2009
UNIVERSITY OF WASHINGTON $450,818 Trans-NIH Recovery Act Research Support This application addresses broad Challenge Are on Clinical Research (04) with the specific challenge on Perform secondary analyses of existing data to answer important clinical and preventive medicine research questions: 04-HL-104.An estimate of a person' National Institutes of Health 9/23/2009
BENAROYA RESEARCH INSTITUTE AT VIRGINIA MASON $449,750 Trans-NIH Recovery Act Research Support Dendritic cells are important in initiating both inflammatory responses and immune responses. These studies will help elucidate how dendritic cell function is regulated both in the absence and presence of infection. This work will give insights into how t National Institutes of Health 9/30/2010
UNIVERSITY OF WASHINGTON $447,450 Trans-NIH Recovery Act Research Support It is proposed to expand the capability to perform modern multi-nuclear solid state NMR experiments at the University of Washington by replacing an obsolete, home-built single r.f. channel 500 MHz. NMR console with a commercial triple channel solid state National Institutes of Health 4/28/2009
CANCER RESEARCH AND BIOSTATISTICS $444,398 Trans-NIH Recovery Act Research Support The Southwest Oncology Group is an adult, multi-disease, multi-modality clinical cancer research organization with 35 Member Institutions, 29 Community Clinical Oncology Program (CCOP) institutions, including 7 Minority-Based CCOPs, 27 Urologic Cancer Out
This spending item is part of a $689,999 allocation. See details
National Institutes of Health 9/21/2009
UNIVERSITY OF WASHINGTON $441,841 Trans-NIH Recovery Act Research Support We propose to build on our key findings with supplemental ARRA funding for projects within the original scope and to ensure success of the grant in four areas:1. Analyze and model the impact of varying CD4 and plasma viral thresholds for ART initiation o
This spending item is part of a $508,750 allocation. See details
National Institutes of Health 7/12/2010
BENAROYA RESEARCH INSTITUTE AT VIRGINIA MASON $441,361 Trans-NIH Recovery Act Research Support Non-alcoholic fatty liver disease (NAFLD) is the most common liver disease in the USA and may be present in up to 20% of the general population. A subset of patients with NAFLD has non-alcoholic steatohepatitis (NASH), a more severe for of this disease a National Institutes of Health 7/27/2010
SEATTLE CHILDREN'S HOSPITAL $440,377 Trans-NIH Recovery Act Research Support This study will determine the effectiveness, mechanism, and safety of 5 treatments of 6-Hz primed low-frequency repetitive transcranial magnetic stimulation (rTMS) applied to the non-stroke hemisphere and combined with constraint induced therapy (CIT) to
This spending item is part of a $989,965 allocation. See details
National Institutes of Health 9/30/2009
UNIVERSITY OF WASHINGTON $439,600 Trans-NIH Recovery Act Research Support West Nile virus (WNV) is an NIAID Category B infectious agent that can cause severe encephalitis, encephalopathym and paralysis in humans and other animals. Pathogenic WNV has emerged into the Western hemisphere and presents a serious public health threa
This spending item is part of a $774,000 allocation. See details
National Institutes of Health 8/13/2009
UNIVERSITY OF WASHINGTON $436,706 Trans-NIH Recovery Act Research Support The specific aims for this project is: 1. Develop, implement and evaluate a state-of-the-art Comparative Effectiveness Research (CER) lecture series (ie. grand rounds) 2. Develop curriculum and hands-on training activities for a weeklong summer Symposposi
This spending item is part of a $483,614 allocation. See details
National Institutes of Health 9/23/2010
INFECTIOUS DISEASE RESEARCH INSTITUTE $432,300 Trans-NIH Recovery Act Research Support Mycobacterium tuberculosis is a major human pathogen causing significant human suffering worldwide. As the leading cause of death from a single bacterial infection, it is imperative to understand the biology, physiology and pathogenicity of the organism. National Institutes of Health 6/18/2009
INFECTIOUS DISEASE RESEARCH INSTITUTE $432,300 Trans-NIH Recovery Act Research Support Mycobacterium tuberculosis is a major human pathogen causing significant human suffering worldwide. As the leading cause of death from a single bacterial infection, it is imperative to understand the biology, physiology and pathogenicity of the organism. National Institutes of Health 6/18/2009
FRED HUTCHINSON CANCER RESEARCH CENTER $431,370 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
This spending item is part of a $637,185 allocation. See details
National Institutes of Health 8/14/2009
UNIVERSITY OF WASHINGTON $429,000 Trans-NIH Recovery Act Research Support In preliminary studies, we have demonstrated that A/J mice do not adequately control mucosal Salmonella infection and suffer persistent mucosal infection and inflammation, which is associated with increased IL-17 production. Using this model we will inv National Institutes of Health 7/23/2009
UNIVERSITY OF WASHINGTON $429,000 Trans-NIH Recovery Act Research Support Sexually transmitted infections (STIs) have a huge impact on public health. Chlamydia trachomatis is the leading cause of bacterial sexually transmitted infections globally, and is the most prevalent sexually transmitted diseases in the United State, wit National Institutes of Health 7/23/2009
UNIVERSITY OF WASHINGTON $429,000 Trans-NIH Recovery Act Research Support Although the glomerulus has long since been known to be compromised of four resident cell types, the contributions of the endothelial cell, mesangial cell, and podocyte to glomerular architecture and function have garnered virtually all of the research at National Institutes of Health 8/10/2009
UNIVERSITY OF WASHINGTON $429,000 Trans-NIH Recovery Act Research Support Microfluidics for malaria pathogenesis in AfricaSignificance: Malaria parasites infect about a billion individuals and cause up to 2 million deaths per year. A more complete understanding of the pathology caused by Plasmodium falciparum is needed, especi National Institutes of Health 7/23/2009
UNIVERSITY OF WASHINGTON $428,999 Trans-NIH Recovery Act Research Support Mycoplasma genitalium is a newly recognized cause of reproductive tract disease syndromes, including urethritis, mucopurulent cervicitis, pelvic inflammatory disease, endometritis, preterm birth, with possible sequelae that include infertility, chronic pe National Institutes of Health 5/14/2009
UNIVERSITY OF WASHINGTON $428,978 Trans-NIH Recovery Act Research Support Intravenous delivery of recombinant adenovirus (Ad) vectors for gene therapy is hampered by safety and efficacy problems. We have recently discovered a new pathway that is involved in unspecific sequestration and clearance of commonly used Ad5 and Ad B-gr National Institutes of Health 7/17/2009
UNIVERSITY OF WASHINGTON $428,966 Trans-NIH Recovery Act Research Support AbstractThis is a competitive revision application for R01 AR048328 in response to NIH Notice NOT-OD-09-058: 'NIH Announces the Availability of Recovery Act Funds for Competitive Revision Applications'. Osteogenesis Imperfecta (OI) is a genetic disease ca National Institutes of Health 9/25/2009
UNIVERSITY OF WASHINGTON $428,387 ARRA - State Grants to Promote Health Information Technology The purpose of the State Health Information Exchange Cooperative Agreement Program is to fund state efforts to rapidly build capacity for exchanging health information across the health care system both within and across states. Awardees ar... Show more
This spending item is part of a $7,168,728 allocation. See details
Health and Human Services, Department of 3/15/2010
SEATTLE CHILDREN'S HOSPITAL $426,609 Trans-NIH Recovery Act Research Support This award is an administrative supplement for the International Maternal Pediatric Adolescent AIDS Clinical Trials (IMPAACT) Group, specifically to provide supplemental funding for the Immune Activation Project; HIV-1 Project, P1032 and Ancestry Markers
This spending item is part of a $1,204,584 allocation. See details
National Institutes of Health 9/15/2010
FRED HUTCHINSON CANCER RESEARCH CENTER $426,533 Trans-NIH Recovery Act Research Support Abstract Women's Health Initiative Sequencing Project (WHISP) The overall goal of this project submitted in response to NHLBI RC2 Topic 'Large-scale DNA Sequencing and Molecular Profiling of Well-phenotyped NHLBI Cohorts' (RFA-OD-09-004) is to identify pu
This spending item is part of a $4,528,326 allocation. See details
National Institutes of Health 9/28/2009
FRED HUTCHINSON CANCER RESEARCH CENTER $426,344 Trans-NIH Recovery Act Research Support Advanced, metastatic prostate cancer that progresses following hormone (androgen) suppression, has no known cure, and contributes to substantial morbidity and mortality. This proposal aims to categorize advanced castration-resistant prostate cancers into
This spending item is part of a $996,908 allocation. See details
National Institutes of Health 9/29/2009
HOPELINK $425,656 ARRA - Community Services Block Grant Benton/Franklin Community Action Committee Employment Provide classroom training on job seeking skills, resume writing and interview skills. Employment Support Provide GED, transportation, health care and food assistance. Community Engagement Increas
This spending item is part of a $11,916,784 allocation. See details
Administration for Children and Families 4/10/2009
UNIVERSITY OF WASHINGTON $425,458 Trans-NIH Recovery Act Research Support Addiction is a potent risk factor for suicide and suicidal behavior. Although suicide is 5 to more than 100 times more frequent among people with addiction disorders, and even higher among people in addiction treatment, no suicide prevention efforts have National Institutes of Health 5/14/2009
INSTITUTE FOR SYSTEMS BIOLOGY $423,995 Trans-NIH Recovery Act Research Support According to the National Center for Environmental Health one in four Americans suffers from asthma or allergies with the direct costs of treating asthma totaling more than $10 billion every year. In addition, Asthma rates in children under the age of fi National Institutes of Health 5/15/2009
UNIVERSITY OF WASHINGTON $423,436 Trans-NIH Recovery Act Research Support For the last several years my laboratory has studied the neurochemical changes that take place in the neonatal rat spinal cord following repeated opiate administration as a cellular model of opiate analgesic tolerance. We have reported increases in NMDA National Institutes of Health 6/01/2009
BENAROYA RESEARCH INSTITUTE AT VIRGINIA MASON $422,566 Trans-NIH Recovery Act Research Support In work supported by the parent grant, we have identified the Th1-associated transcription factor T-bet as a key controller of the proliferation and surivival of Foxp3+ regulatory T cells during type-1 inflammation. The proposed supplement will support o National Institutes of Health 9/17/2009
AMNIS CORPORATION $419,000 Amnis ImageStreamX System National Institutes of Health 7/29/2009
UNIVERSITY OF WASHINGTON $412,922 Trans-NIH Recovery Act Research Support Diabetes Prevention Program Outcomes Study (DPPOS) Diabetes Prevention Program (DPP) demonstrated that lifestyle and metformin reduce the risk of diabetes (DM) by 58% and 31% (NEJM 346;393-403,2002). The DPPOS, now in year 7, aims to determine whether re
This spending item is part of a $2,000,000 allocation. See details
National Institutes of Health 9/28/2009
FRED HUTCHINSON CANCER RESEARCH CENTER $411,784 Trans-NIH Recovery Act Research Support We propose to conduct a genome-wide association study to identify loci involved in endometrial cancer causation. We plan to utilize studies with available biospecimens, 6 cohorts from the NCI Cohort Consortium and 7 case-control studies, within the NCI Ep
This spending item is part of a $4,309,389 allocation. See details
National Institutes of Health 9/30/2009
SEATTLE SCHOOL DISTRICT 1 OF KING COUNTY WASHINGTON $410,196 ARRA - Prevention and Wellness--Communities Putting Prevention to Work Three year grant to pay for one time costs associated with reducing obesity and the chronic diseases it causes through policy, systems and environmental changes.
This spending item is part of a $15,514,419 allocation. See details
Centers for Disease Control and Prevention 3/18/2010
SEATTLE CHILDREN'S HOSPITAL $403,251 Trans-NIH Recovery Act Research Support Treatment as usual and peer engagement in teens with High Functioning Autism -- Epidemiological studies now indicate that the prevalence of autism and related disorders may be as high as 1 in 150 children with nationwide estimates of the overall c
This spending item is part of a $772,496 allocation. See details
National Institutes of Health 9/29/2009
UNIVERSITY OF WASHINGTON $400,000 Trans-NIH Recovery Act Research Support Type 1 diabetes complications cause substantial morbidity and mortality. In particular, kidney disease is common, may progress to end stage renal disease, and potently amplifies the risk of cardiovascular disease, the major cause of death in this populati National Institutes of Health 9/30/2010
UNIVERSITY OF WASHINGTON $399,433 Trans-NIH Recovery Act Research Support Comparative effectiveness research (CER) primarily involves estimation of causal effects of alternativetreatments on outcomes. To this end, observational databases are a promising source of information onpatient-level treatments and outcomes. However, obs
This spending item is part of a $1,453,104 allocation. See details
National Institutes of Health 8/01/2011
UNIVERSITY OF WASHINGTON $396,543 Trans-NIH Recovery Act Research Support The objective of this proposed NIH RO1 is to expand the scope of a recently funded NIH grant titled 'A longitudinal MRI Study of Infants at Risk for Autism,' - (RO1 HD055741) and acquire 3-D chemical images of 6, 12 and 24 month-old siblings of children w
This spending item is part of a $444,599 allocation. See details
National Institutes of Health 9/28/2009
RODARTE CONSTRUCTION, INC. $395,503 ARRA Child Care and Development Block Grant To provide quality child care services to qualifying Native American families who are working or in a training program
This spending item is part of a $583,878 allocation. See details
Administration for Children and Families 4/09/2009
TUKWILA SCHOOL DISTRICT $394,834 ARRA - Prevention and Wellness--Communities Putting Prevention to Work Three year grant to pay for one time costs associated with reducing obesity and the chronic diseases it causes through policy, systems and environmental changes.
This spending item is part of a $15,514,419 allocation. See details
Centers for Disease Control and Prevention 3/18/2010
UNIVERSITY OF WASHINGTON $393,838 ARRA - Health Information Technology - Beacon Communities Inland Northwest Health Services, a health care system that is nationally recognized for the advancement and use of health information technology (HIT), along with an extensive coalition of health care and public health organizations in Easter... Show more
This spending item is part of a $15,702,479 allocation. See details
Health and Human Services, Department of 5/04/2010
UNIVERSITY OF WASHINGTON $393,640 Trans-NIH Recovery Act Research Support This project focuses on the role that cytoskeletal forces play in platelet adhesions to mediate the formation and stability of clots. Platelet adhesion significantly influences thrombosis since platelets need to aggregate together to stop blood loss, but National Institutes of Health 8/31/2009
FRED HUTCHINSON CANCER RESEARCH CENTER $390,492 Trans-NIH Recovery Act Research Support There are two overall objectives for this ARRA award; 1. First to enlist and pay normal adults to serve as donors of CD34 cells for research purposes. The cells are made available to researchers from across the country for investigational studies. 2.
This spending item is part of a $496,515 allocation. See details
National Institutes of Health 4/01/2010
FOUNDATION FOR HEALTH CARE QUALITY $390,134 Recovery Act Comparative Effectiveness Research - AHRQ The Surgical Care and Outcomes Assessment Program (SCOAP) is a voluntary, clinical data-based surveillance, sharing and feedback platform aimed at improving quality and performing 'real world' studies of comparative effectiveness. Over the initi... Show more
This spending item is part of a $10,832,974 allocation. See details
Agency for Healthcare Research and Quality 9/16/2010
BENAROYA RESEARCH INSTITUTE AT VIRGINIA MASON $389,663 Trans-NIH Recovery Act Research Support Defective regulation of the immune system is central to the development and progression of T1D. Multiple mechanisms are responsible for maintaining tolerance, including regulatory T cells. Our work has identified that two mechanisms by which Treg fail National Institutes of Health 9/30/2010
UNIVERSITY OF WASHINGTON $388,800 Trans-NIH Recovery Act Research Support The Division of Functional Genomics and Infectious Disease at the Washington National Primate Research Center (WaNPRC) seeks supplemental funding to expand the Center's Pilot Project Program in support of innovative research studies. The WaNPRC and Instit National Institutes of Health 9/24/2009
UNIVERSITY OF WASHINGTON $385,372 Trans-NIH Recovery Act Research Support We propose to create an innovative post-graduate training experience focused on multidisciplinary problem solving in Global Health. The occurrence and transmission of infectious disease in populations is often an 'end product' of shortcomings in social, e
This spending item is part of a $411,292 allocation. See details
National Institutes of Health 9/26/2010
UNIVERSITY OF WASHINGTON $383,171 Trans-NIH Recovery Act Research Support Obesity and diabetes are complex disorders that have emerged as major health concerns worldwide. The complexity inherent in these disorders with respect both to their pathogenesis and metabolic consequences has heightened the need for interactive groups National Institutes of Health 4/28/2009
UNIVERSITY OF WASHINGTON $382,202 Trans-NIH Recovery Act Research Support Project 1: The development of new ideas and approaches to understanding the mechanisms of natural HIV-1 resistance. In collaboration with the University of Washington, we hypothesize that HIV-1 infection in high risk seronegatives (HRSN) is below the dete
This spending item is part of a $2,221,266 allocation. See details
National Institutes of Health 5/03/2010
UNIVERSITY OF WASHINGTON $381,250 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 a competitive revision to the Clinical Proteomic Technology Assessmen
This spending item is part of a $395,000 allocation. See details
National Institutes of Health 8/31/2009
UNIVERSITY OF WASHINGTON $380,873 Trans-NIH Recovery Act Research Support Chronic kidney disease is a public health epidemic affecting millions that exacts a profound toll to healthcare, our communities and to individuals. Chronic kidney disease and is characterized by chronicinflammation, parenchymal cell loss and fibrosis and
This spending item is part of a $489,795 allocation. See details
National Institutes of Health 12/09/2010
SEATTLE CHILDREN'S HOSPITAL $378,005 Trans-NIH Recovery Act Research Support National surveillance of emerging MDR in pediatric Enterobacteriaceae infections The growing problem of antimicrobial resistance is well recognized. Infections with multi-drug resistant organisms are challenging to treat, and are associated with increase National Institutes of Health 8/11/2009
UNIVERSITY OF WASHINGTON $377,500 Trans-NIH Recovery Act Research Support This proposal is set forth in response to Notice Number: NOT-OD-09-058 and Notice Title: NIH Announces the Availability of Recovery Act Funds for Competitive Revision Applications under the active Parent 2R010E05109-05A1 entitled 'Key Modulators of Cement National Institutes of Health 9/25/2009
UNIVERSITY OF WASHINGTON $377,410 Trans-NIH Recovery Act Research Support The chance of developing invasive breast cancer during a woman's lifetime is approximately 1 in 8 and more that 40,000 women die of metastatic disease each year. Inherent or acquired tumor drug resistance and dose-limiting toxicity limit many agents used National Institutes of Health 7/16/2009
Urban Food Link $371,734 ARRA - Prevention and Wellness--Communities Putting Prevention to Work Three year grant to pay for one time costs associated with reducing obesity and the chronic diseases it causes through policy, systems and environmental changes.
This spending item is part of a $15,514,419 allocation. See details
Centers for Disease Control and Prevention 3/18/2010
FRED HUTCHINSON CANCER RESEARCH CENTER $371,725 Trans-NIH Recovery Act Research Support This supplemental award provides support to Therapeutically Applicable Research to Generate Effective Treatments (TARGET) Supplements including: 1) High Risk Acute Lymphoblastic Leukemia (HR-ALL) - Our results establish that we can use comprehensive genom
This spending item is part of a $4,023,579 allocation. See details
National Institutes of Health 9/15/2009
PUGET SOUND EDUCATIONAL SERVICE DISTRICT $371,612 ARRA - Prevention and Wellness--Communities Putting Prevention to Work Three year grant investment to reduce tobacco use and tobacco initiation through by creating making it easier for adult tobacco users to quit and for youth and young adults to never start using tobacco. Focus of investment is on o... Show more
This spending item is part of a $9,970,781 allocation. See details
Centers for Disease Control and Prevention 3/18/2010
UNIVERSITY OF WASHINGTON $370,438 Trans-NIH Recovery Act Research Support We propose a response to Challenge 06-AG-104 that incorporates development of three novel tools and technologies that can alter or interrogate human mitochondrial function in vivo. We will then apply these tools to the study of aging heart and muscle in
This spending item is part of a $505,482 allocation. See details
National Institutes of Health 9/29/2009
UNIVERSITY OF WASHINGTON $370,280 Trans-NIH Recovery Act Research Support Cross-relaxation imaging (CRI) is a new quantitative method of magnetic resonance imaging (MRI), which allows the measurement and in vivo mapping of two key parameters determining nuclear magnetic interactions between water and macromolecules in tissues -
This spending item is part of a $464,427 allocation. See details
National Institutes of Health 7/15/2009
UNIVERSITY OF WASHINGTON $363,974 Trans-NIH Recovery Act Research Support Our long-term objectives are to continue to provide outstanding phenotyping services to the scientific community, provide a resource of expertise and knowledge for consulting on research projects, and encourage the collaboration among researchers across t National Institutes of Health 9/21/2009
UNIVERSITY OF WASHINGTON $357,345 Trans-NIH Recovery Act Research Support Funds to purchase a Versonics Ultrasound Engine, a unique instrument that would serve our needs and provide additional capabilities to accomplish our goals for this effort. Attached to this proposal is a fixed quote for the cost of the engine.Salary suppo National Institutes of Health 8/31/2009
VETERANS HEALTH ADMINISTRATION $355,456 Recovery Act Comparative Effectiveness Research - AHRQ Comparative effectiveness research (CER) requires that clinical data be in standard forms allowing multiple, large databases to be efficiently combined, and requires that all of the data be coded so that automated summarization of the data is pos... Show more
This spending item is part of a $8,696,942 allocation. See details
Agency for Healthcare Research and Quality 9/28/2010
KING, COUNTY OF $355,133 ARRA Health Center Integrated Services Development Initiative[g1] The Seattle-King County Department of Public HealthG??s Health Care for the Homeless program has completed implementation of a health center Capital Improvement Project (CIP) award that included projects designed to improve access to a... Show more
This spending item is part of a $1,025,635 allocation. See details
Health Resources and Services Administration 6/25/2009
WASHINGTON ACADEMY OF FAMILY PHYSICIANS $352,908 ARRA - Health Information Technology - Beacon Communities Inland Northwest Health Services, a health care system that is nationally recognized for the advancement and use of health information technology (HIT), along with an extensive coalition of health care and public health organizations in Easter... Show more
This spending item is part of a $15,702,479 allocation. See details
Health and Human Services, Department of 5/04/2010
GROUP HEALTH COOPERATIVE $352,224 Trans-NIH Recovery Act Research Support Consistent with the goals of the NIDCR R21 mechanism, the main objectives of this grant application are to collect pilot feasibility data to support the development of an oral health promotion program designed to be integrated into standard smoking cessa
This spending item is part of a $448,320 allocation. See details
National Institutes of Health 8/13/2009
UNIVERSITY OF WASHINGTON $351,780 Trans-NIH Recovery Act Research Support Werner syndrome (WS) is an 'adult-onset' genetic disorder characterized by multiple features consistent with accelerated aging (i.e., a 'segmental progeroid syndrome'). An aged appearance and common age-related disorders such as type 2 diabetes mellitus o National Institutes of Health 8/14/2009
FRED HUTCHINSON CANCER RESEARCH CENTER $350,604 Trans-NIH Recovery Act Research Support Although the costs of Prostate-Specific Antigen (PSA) screening for prostate cancer have been clearly documented, the benefit is still uncertain despite the recent publication of two large-scale screening trials. The US trial found no benefit of PSA scree National Institutes of Health 8/31/2009
RENTON SCHOOL DISTRICT 403 $350,370 ARRA - Prevention and Wellness--Communities Putting Prevention to Work Three year grant to pay for one time costs associated with reducing obesity and the chronic diseases it causes through policy, systems and environmental changes.
This spending item is part of a $15,514,419 allocation. See details
Centers for Disease Control and Prevention 3/18/2010
INSTITUTE FOR SYSTEMS BIOLOGY $350,027 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
This spending item is part of a $2,366,335 allocation. See details
National Institutes of Health 8/04/2009
FRED HUTCHINSON CANCER RESEARCH CENTER $349,714 Trans-NIH Recovery Act Research Support The purpose of this administrative supplement is to expand the sample size of our funded population-based case-control study by 10%, from 1,000 breast cancer cases and 1,000 population-based controls to 1,100 cases and 1,100 controls. This will enable thi National Institutes of Health 9/25/2009
FRED HUTCHINSON CANCER RESEARCH CENTER $347,116 Trans-NIH Recovery Act Research Support The overall goal of this supplement is to create a hub in Region 6 that connects cancer health disparities researchers and programs. Specifically, we will develop a network of such programs in Region 6, provide an infrastructure for the hub, conduct a nee National Institutes of Health 9/21/2009
SEATTLE SCHOOL DISTRICT 1 OF KING COUNTY WASHINGTON $347,006 Trans-NIH Recovery Act Research Support To establish a collaborative health research infrastructure that will provide a sustainable foundation for health leaders from Seattle Public Schools and UW Research Centers to work together to formulate pertinent research questions, design and conduct re
This spending item is part of a $999,425 allocation. See details
National Institutes of Health 9/07/2010
UNIVERSITY OF WASHINGTON $346,470 Trans-NIH Recovery Act Research Support Poor quality patient-provider communication contributes significantly to disparities at end of life, particularly among individuals from ethnically diverse or underserved populations. The Aims of this study are to 1) Modify and evaluate the usability of t
This spending item is part of a $452,896 allocation. See details
National Institutes of Health 8/13/2009
SEATTLE CHILDREN'S HOSPITAL $345,879 Trans-NIH Recovery Act Research Support Mechanism/predictors of gential/rectal HIV shedding during ART w/plasma <50c/mL -- Antiretroviral drugs have radically modified the course of HIV-1 disease among individuals with access to these chemotherapeutics. The selection of drug-resistant National Institutes of Health 9/01/2009
UNIVERSITY OF WASHINGTON $344,211 Trans-NIH Recovery Act Research Support Numerous genomic applications for cancer have become available offering the promise of effective and efficient cancer care tailored to the genetic profile of the patient or disease?Genomics and Personalized Medicine (GPM). The current regulatory structure
This spending item is part of a $4,000,000 allocation. See details
National Institutes of Health 9/29/2009
GROUP HEALTH COOPERATIVE $342,752 Trans-NIH Recovery Act Research Support This project will develop a Mental Health Research Network (MHRN) including eight established public-domain research centers based in large, integrated not-for-profit health systems. Together, these health systems provide comprehensive health care to app
This spending item is part of a $1,499,873 allocation. See details
National Institutes of Health 7/09/2010
UNIVERSITY OF WASHINGTON $340,575 Trans-NIH Recovery Act Research Support Marijuana use is among the most frequently used illicit substance among emerging adults (those between the ages of 18 and 25) which places them at high risk for a number of undesirable consequences. Those who report recent frequent use (i.e., 3 times per National Institutes of Health 5/21/2009
SEATTLE BIOMEDICAL RESEARCH INSTITUTE $338,901 Trans-NIH Recovery Act Research Support Funds from this administrative supplement are being used to support a malaria research project with the specific aim of the identification of novel preerythrocytic stage Plasmodium vivax antigens that are the targets of immune responses in naturally expos National Institutes of Health 8/09/2010
UNIVERSITY OF WASHINGTON $336,500 Trans-NIH Recovery Act Research Support Neonatal brain injury remains a significant problem in the United States, and globally. Perinatal asphyxia is estimated to contribute directly to 23% of neonatal deaths worldwide (920,000 neonates per year). We developed a nonhuman primate model of perina National Institutes of Health 9/29/2009
FRED HUTCHINSON CANCER RESEARCH CENTER $335,371 Trans-NIH Recovery Act Research Support The Proteomics Shared Resource of the Fred Hutchinson Cancer Research Center will be utilizing funds awarded to purchase a triple quadrupole mass spectrometer to support NIH-funded projects led by principal investigators at the Fred Hutchinson Cancer Rese National Institutes of Health 5/06/2010
UNIVERSITY OF WASHINGTON $334,858 Trans-NIH Recovery Act Research Support Numerous genomic applications for cancer have become available offering the promise of effective and efficient cancer care tailored to the genetic profile of the patient or disease?Genomics and Personalized Medicine (GPM). The current regulatory structure
This spending item is part of a $4,000,000 allocation. See details
National Institutes of Health 9/29/2009
FRED HUTCHINSON CANCER RESEARCH CENTER $334,706 Trans-NIH Recovery Act Research Support Our goal for this supplement during the two years of ARRA support is to achieve two research objectives closely related to and within the scope of the parent grant entitled, Shwachman-Diamond Syndrome: Molecular Pathogenesis. Shwachman-Diamond syndrome National Institutes of Health 8/01/2009
COUNTRY DOCTOR COMMUNITY CLINIC $334,441 ARRA Health Center Integrated Services Development Initiative[g1] Grant Name: Increased Demand for Health Center Services. Purpose: the purpose of the Increased Demand for Health Center Services project is to provide increased access to health care for the growing number of uninsured people in our ... Show more Health Resources and Services Administration 3/27/2009
UNIVERSITY OF WASHINGTON $334,182 Recovery Act Comparative Effectiveness Research - AHRQ The goal of this project is to evaluate the comparative effectiveness of lipid-lowering and antihypertensive medications among HIV-infected individuals. HIV infection itself may impact metabolic abnormalities such as dyslipidemia leading to cardi... Show more
This spending item is part of a $416,377 allocation. See details
Agency for Healthcare Research and Quality 9/28/2010
GROUP HEALTH COOPERATIVE $332,815 Trans-NIH Recovery Act Research Support Despite the known efficacy of colorectal cancer screening (CRCS), 40 - 50% of eligible adults are not screened at recommended intervals, and many have never had any type of screening. Screening failures occur not only because of lack of testing, but also
This spending item is part of a $466,076 allocation. See details
National Institutes of Health 8/28/2009
UNIVERSITY OF WASHINGTON $332,519 Trans-NIH Recovery Act Research Support HSV-1 is a significant human pathogen. This virus sets up lifelong latent infections in the trigeminal ganglia. Dutch collaborators have obtained appropriate clearances and obtained trigeminal ganglia tissues at autopsies. We have confirmed that these t National Institutes of Health 7/23/2009
CANCER RESEARCH AND BIOSTATISTICS $331,987 Trans-NIH Recovery Act Research Support Numerous genomic applications for cancer have become available offering the promise of effective and efficient cancer care tailored to the genetic profile of the patient or disease?Genomics and Personalized Medicine (GPM). The current regulatory structure
This spending item is part of a $4,000,000 allocation. See details
National Institutes of Health 9/29/2009
UNIVERSITY OF WASHINGTON $330,956 Trans-NIH Recovery Act Research Support In 2007, our group was awarded a 5 year continuation(2007-2012) of ourR01, entiteld ' The role of cellular factors in the HIV-1 capsid assemblypathway'. Key goals in this R01 were to: Identify novel cellular factorsin the 80S/150S assembly intermediate National Institutes of Health 9/22/2009
UNIVERSITY OF WASHINGTON $327,472 ARRA - Community Health Applied Research Network The Fenway Institute Research Node aims to 1. Develop infrastructure for comparitive effectiveness research designed to improve the care and treatment of individuals with HIV/AIDS in a network of community health centers serving diverse patient populat... Show more
This spending item is part of a $1,983,468 allocation. See details
Health Resources and Services Administration 8/25/2010
FRED HUTCHINSON CANCER RESEARCH CENTER $326,851 Trans-NIH Recovery Act Research Support This administrative supplement proposes to accelerate the pace of research under the existing scientific aims of our successful project, ?NSAID and COX/PG Metabolism and Colorectal Cancer? (R01 CA112516) by incorporating more complete information on genet National Institutes of Health 8/31/2009
ALERE WELLBEING, INC. $323,338 ARRA - Prevention and Wellness--State Territories and Pacific Islands The 5% of ARRA funds for NRT has been used to assist more Delawareans with cessation goals. The web coach, an additional cessation tool, has been added for current registrants. Five hundred and twenty eight additional interventio... Show more
This spending item is part of a $465,049 allocation. See details
Centers for Disease Control and Prevention 2/10/2010
GROUP HEALTH COOPERATIVE $322,808 ARRA - Prevention and Wellness--Communities Putting Prevention to Work Three year grant to pay for one time costs associated with reducing obesity and the chronic diseases it causes through policy, systems and environmental changes.
This spending item is part of a $15,514,419 allocation. See details
Centers for Disease Control and Prevention 3/18/2010
TREESWING $322,509 ARRA - Prevention and Wellness--Communities Putting Prevention to Work Three year grant to pay for one time costs associated with reducing obesity and the chronic diseases it causes through policy, systems and environmental changes.
This spending item is part of a $15,514,419 allocation. See details
Centers for Disease Control and Prevention 3/18/2010
GROUP HEALTH COOPERATIVE $321,779 Recovery Act Comparative Effectiveness Research - AHRQ Background and Significance. In 2003-2005 Group Health implemented pharmacy-based, system-wide outreach efforts that increased statin use in enrollees with diabetes from 40 to 70%. Few studies have examined whether a large, population-level inc... Show more
This spending item is part of a $498,183 allocation. See details
Agency for Healthcare Research and Quality 9/30/2010
GROUP HEALTH COOPERATIVE $320,149 Trans-NIH Recovery Act Research Support Through a partnership between investigators in the Cancer Research Network (CRN) and Dana-Farber/Harvard Cancer Center, we propose to develop a resource with sufficient depth and breadth to support high quality cancer comparative effectiveness research (C
This spending item is part of a $4,001,033 allocation. See details
National Institutes of Health 9/29/2009
BENAROYA RESEARCH INSTITUTE AT VIRGINIA MASON $319,899 Trans-NIH Recovery Act Research Support Primary sclerosing cholangitis (PSC) is one of the most common cholestatic liver diseases among adults in the USA. This disease affects young and middle-aged men and women and may progress to end-stage liver disease requiring liver transplantation. In add
This spending item is part of a $334,663 allocation. See details
National Institutes of Health 7/23/2010
GROUP HEALTH COOPERATIVE $319,554 Trans-NIH Recovery Act Research Support As a supplement to our parent grant titled G?Commonly Used Medications and Breast Cancer RecurrenceG?, we propose a comparative effectiveness study of adjuvant oral endocrine therapy (i.e., tamoxifen (TAM) and aromatase inhibitors (AIs)) for the treatment National Institutes of Health 9/17/2009
UNIVERSITY OF WASHINGTON $316,726 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
GROUP HEALTH COOPERATIVE $316,074 Trans-NIH Recovery Act Research Support I.Specific AimsDuring the two years of funding, we will:-Establish a multi-disciplinary and cross-institutional network of health delivery systems and researchers in Western Washington State for evaluating the comparative effectiveness of cancer diagnosti
This spending item is part of a $3,988,432 allocation. See details
National Institutes of Health 9/29/2009
FRED HUTCHINSON CANCER RESEARCH CENTER $315,733 Trans-NIH Recovery Act Research Support Adjuvant endocrine therapy improves outcomes for estrogen receptor positive (ER+) early stage breast cancer. Recently aromatase inhibitors (AIs) have been shown to provide incremental benefit over tamoxifen. In neoadjuvant endocrine therapy studies, a t
This spending item is part of a $953,661 allocation. See details
National Institutes of Health 9/28/2009
UNIVERSITY OF WASHINGTON $314,594 Trans-NIH Recovery Act Research Support As life expectancy of HIV-positive (HIV+) patients has increased for those receiving highly active antiretroviral therapy (HAART), chronic complications from smoking contribute substantially to morbidity and mortality. We have demonstrated that chronic ob National Institutes of Health 8/27/2009
GROUP HEALTH COOPERATIVE $314,570 Trans-NIH Recovery Act Research Support Musculoskeletal conditions are exceptionally common and costly to treat. In a 2002 survey of US adults 26% reported back pain and 14% reported neck pain in the previous three months. Expenditures to treat spine conditions alone accounted for at least 9% o
This spending item is part of a $1,571,275 allocation. See details
National Institutes of Health 8/06/2009
UNIVERSITY OF WASHINGTON $314,104 Trans-NIH Recovery Act Research Support This a revision application of 5R33CA099139-04 Parallel Peptide Tandem Mass Spectrometry to the program NOT-OD-09-058 NIH Announces the Availability of Recovery Act Funds for Competitive Revision Applications. The original R33 award was devised around a m National Institutes of Health 9/29/2009
CANCER RESEARCH AND BIOSTATISTICS $313,440 Trans-NIH Recovery Act Research Support Numerous genomic applications for cancer have become available offering the promise of effective and efficient cancer care tailored to the genetic profile of the patient or disease?Genomics and Personalized Medicine (GPM). The current regulatory structure
This spending item is part of a $4,000,000 allocation. See details
National Institutes of Health 9/29/2009
FRED HUTCHINSON CANCER RESEARCH CENTER $312,539 Trans-NIH Recovery Act Research Support Remarkable advances have been made over the last decade in our ability to analyze mRNA expression at the genome-wide level in pure cell populations. One important challenge that remains is to explore the intricate developmental, physiological and patholog
This spending item is part of a $1,726,552 allocation. See details
National Institutes of Health 9/30/2009
UNIVERSITY OF WASHINGTON $312,504 Trans-NIH Recovery Act Research Support Acquisition of a modern state-of-the art analytical ultracentrifuge (AUC) by the University of Washington School of Medicine is sought. Analytical ultracentrifugation is a powerful technique to characterize the size, shape, and oligomerization state of pr National Institutes of Health 1/07/2010
UNIVERSITY OF WASHINGTON $310,850 Trans-NIH Recovery Act Research Support The ability of T cells to mediate in vivo anti-tumor effects in humans is well documented. Our laboratory has been using informative mouse models to study the potential efficacy of targeting tumors with adoptive T cell therapy, in which autologous tumor-r National Institutes of Health 8/28/2009
SEATTLE CHILDREN'S HOSPITAL $310,596 Trans-NIH Recovery Act Research Support Genital HIV-1 viral load is a major predictor of sexual and perinatal HIV transmission, and strategies to decrease HIV-1 shedding while promoting vaginal health are urgently needed. We hypothesize that Lactobacillus crispatus, a key component of the norma
This spending item is part of a $383,550 allocation. See details
National Institutes of Health 9/20/2010
UNIVERSITY OF WASHINGTON $310,192 Trans-NIH Recovery Act Research Support The long-term objective of R01 EB2991 is to develop new drug delivery systems for biomolecular drugs that must reach intracellular targets for efficacy. The grant is focused on developing and optimizing pH-responsive carriers for anti-neoplastic siRNA dr National Institutes of Health 8/13/2009
GROUP HEALTH COOPERATIVE $309,443 This Task Order serves the following functions of support to a program of R24 (Infrastructure Development) and R21 (Preliminary Research, in 2008 and 2010) grantees directed at Patient Centered Outcomes Research on complex patient populations: - Creation
This spending item is part of a $2,927,937 allocation. See details
Agency for Healthcare Research and Quality 9/27/2010
GROUP HEALTH COOPERATIVE $308,814 Trans-NIH Recovery Act Research Support Musculoskeletal conditions are exceptionally common and costly to treat. In a 2002 survey of US adults 26% reported back pain and 14% reported neck pain in the previous three months. Expenditures to treat spine conditions alone accounted for at least 9% o
This spending item is part of a $1,571,275 allocation. See details
National Institutes of Health 8/06/2009
SVR DESIGN COMPANY $308,000 ARRA - Prevention and Wellness--Communities Putting Prevention to Work Three year grant to pay for one time costs associated with reducing obesity and the chronic diseases it causes through policy, systems and environmental changes.
This spending item is part of a $15,514,419 allocation. See details
Centers for Disease Control and Prevention 3/18/2010
UNIVERSITY OF WASHINGTON $307,349 Trans-NIH Recovery Act Research Support This is a competitive revision application in response to Notice Number NOT-OD-09-058, title: Enabling RPGs to Leverage NCRR Center and Center-like Programs. Chronic orofacial pain is a relatively common, poorly understood set of conditions that lacks def National Institutes of Health 9/25/2009
GROUP HEALTH COOPERATIVE $307,289 Trans-NIH Recovery Act Research Support This project will establish a surveillance system for cardiovascular disease in approximately 11 million health maintenance organization (HMO) members. The surveillance system will be initially established for coronary heart disease (CHD), heart failure (
This spending item is part of a $7,217,106 allocation. See details
National Institutes of Health 9/29/2009
UNIVERSITY OF WASHINGTON $306,967 Trans-NIH Recovery Act Research Support We are in the second year of a 4-year grant to study the regulation of intestinal CYP3A4 by a vitamin D signaling pathway and the potential role of PXR activation and enhanced vitamin D catabolism in drug induced osteomalacia. The experimental plan descr National Institutes of Health 7/16/2009
UNIVERSITY OF WASHINGTON $306,755 Trans-NIH Recovery Act Research Support Neurologic and psychiatric disorders are important and growing causes of morbidity and mortality affecting up to 1 billion people and causing almost 7 million deaths world-wide. The WHO recently estimated that neurological disorders represent the highest National Institutes of Health 5/15/2009
SEATTLE, CITY OF $306,755 Aging Congregate Nutrition Services for States The Congregate Nutrition Services program provides funding to local providers to deliver healthy meals to seniors in settings such as senior centers, adult day centers, and faith-based settings, helping seniors maintain their health and avoid hospitaliza... Show more
This spending item is part of a $1,286,686 allocation. See details
Administration on Aging 3/18/2009
UNIVERSITY OF WASHINGTON $306,400 Trans-NIH Recovery Act Research Support Mycoplasma genitalium is a newly recognized genital pathogen associated with urethritis in men and endometritis (inflammation of the uterus) and cervicitis (inflammation of the cervix) in women. We have shown that, untreated, M. genitalium persists in the National Institutes of Health 7/31/2009
SEATTLE CHILDREN'S HOSPITAL $304,169 Trans-NIH Recovery Act Research Support Reservoirs of drug-resistant HIV-1 -- Antiretroviral drugs have radically modified the course of HIV-1 disease among individuals with access to these chemotherapeutics. The selection of drug-resistant viruses, however, can markedly foreshorten the bene National Institutes of Health 9/21/2009
UNIVERSITY OF WASHINGTON $303,019 Trans-NIH Recovery Act Research Support The primary goal of this application is to enhance a successful intervention that was developed to disseminate evidence-based cancer prevention strategies to workplaces. Cancer and other chronic diseases are the leading causes of mortality and morbidity a National Institutes of Health 7/16/2009
UNIVERSITY OF WASHINGTON $302,751 Trans-NIH Recovery Act Research Support The PI, Dr. E. P. Greenberg has worked on quorum sensing for over 25 years. His long-term goals are to investigate the molecular mechanisms of social activity in bacteria, and to learn about why, when, where and how cooperative behavior exists. The reques National Institutes of Health 9/09/2009
BICYCLE ALLIANCE OF WASHINGTON $301,000 ARRA - Prevention and Wellness--Communities Putting Prevention to Work Three year grant to pay for one time costs associated with reducing obesity and the chronic diseases it causes through policy, systems and environmental changes.
This spending item is part of a $15,514,419 allocation. See details
Centers for Disease Control and Prevention 3/18/2010
FRED HUTCHINSON CANCER RESEARCH CENTER $300,220 Trans-NIH Recovery Act Research Support In this project, we will hire a Community Health Educator (CHE) to respond to a community-identified need to update, expand, and adapt Cancer 101: A Cancer Education and Training Program for American Indians and Alaska Natives. Cancer 101 is an evidence National Institutes of Health 9/29/2009
UNIVERSITY OF WASHINGTON $300,000 ARRA ? Equipment to Enhance Training for Health Professionals The University of Washington School of Dentistry (UW SOD) seeks funding through this HRSA grant to equip a large lecture hall to offer synchronous and asynchronous distance learning capabilities. Distance learning is an integral part of a... Show more Health Resources and Services Administration 9/04/2010
FRED HUTCHINSON CANCER RESEARCH CENTER $299,969 Trans-NIH Recovery Act Research Support Data generated through this award indicate that MSC have no identifiable radio-protective effects in the canine model (Mielcarek et al., Biol Blood and Marrow Transplant, 2010). Therefore, initially in collaboration with Project 6 of this grant, we contin National Institutes of Health 9/21/2009
UNIVERSITY OF WASHINGTON $299,581 Trans-NIH Recovery Act Research Support Nonviral Gene Medicine for Hemophilia A -- The goal of this study is to develop a safe, efficient, and clinically feasible nonviral gene therapy strategy for the treatment of hemophilia A. Currently hemophilia A patients are treated with repeated infusio
This spending item is part of a $2,355,329 allocation. See details
National Institutes of Health 7/17/2009
UNIVERSITY OF WASHINGTON $298,564 Trans-NIH Recovery Act Research Support The major goal of the Clinical Nutrition Research Unit (CNRU) at the University of Washington is to promote and enhance interdisciplinary nutrition research by bringing together basic science and clinical investigators on a cooperative basis. This request National Institutes of Health 7/20/2009
FRED HUTCHINSON CANCER RESEARCH CENTER $298,300 Trans-NIH Recovery Act Research Support Our goal is to find inhibitors of the E. coli RecBCD enzyme, one of the subjects of the parent grant. Inhibitors would allow us to study in greater detail the mechanism of this complex enzyme required for repair of DNA double-strand breaks; we could use National Institutes of Health 8/13/2009
FRED HUTCHINSON CANCER RESEARCH CENTER $295,808 Trans-NIH Recovery Act Research Support The goal of this project is to produce comprehensive, high-definition maps of mouse regulatory DNA marked by DNaseI hypersensitive sites to parallel the human catalogue currently under production by the ENCODE Project. Digital DNaseI technology enables e
This spending item is part of a $1,350,000 allocation. See details
National Institutes of Health 9/29/2009
FRED HUTCHINSON CANCER RESEARCH CENTER $293,934 Trans-NIH Recovery Act Research Support The overall purpose of these studies is to identify patient-specific factors related to the balance between the recipient cells and donor cells in patients who received a hematopoietic stem cell transplant. We will look at two types of patient-specific f National Institutes of Health 8/01/2009
FRED HUTCHINSON CANCER RESEARCH CENTER $293,334 Trans-NIH Recovery Act Research Support The purpose of this supplement was to accelerate our research and provide for continuity toward accomplishing the final aim of our parent R01 grant ?Genetic architecture of Hsp90-buffered variation?. Specifically, the purpose of this fund was to: 1) National Institutes of Health 8/31/2009
SEATTLE CHILDREN'S HOSPITAL $292,500 Trans-NIH Recovery Act Research Support The molecular and cellular mechanisms by which CD4+CD25+FoxP3+ T cells are induced and by which they inhibit induction of autoimmunity have not been elucidated. The role of this subset of T cells in the regulation of EAE, an animal model of Multiple Scler National Institutes of Health 8/26/2010
FRED HUTCHINSON CANCER RESEARCH CENTER $292,160 Trans-NIH Recovery Act Research Support Cancers that are resistant to standard chemotherapy and radiation may be treatable using components of the immune system. We propose to use immune cells, T cells, that recognize targets on tumor cells as a means of treating patients with advanced (metasta National Institutes of Health 9/24/2009
HIGHLINE SCHOOL DISTRICT 401 $292,010 ARRA - Prevention and Wellness--Communities Putting Prevention to Work Three year grant to pay for one time costs associated with reducing obesity and the chronic diseases it causes through policy, systems and environmental changes.
This spending item is part of a $15,514,419 allocation. See details
Centers for Disease Control and Prevention 3/18/2010
UNIVERSITY OF WASHINGTON $290,581 Trans-NIH Recovery Act Research Support The mission of the Northwest Roybal Center (NRC) is to improve the health, well being, quality of life and productivity of older adults with cognitive impairment, midlife and older adults at risk for cognitive impairment, and their caregivers through the
This spending item is part of a $400,000 allocation. See details
National Institutes of Health 9/24/2009
UNIVERSITY OF WASHINGTON $289,311 Trans-NIH Recovery Act Research Support The overall goal of the ITHS Center for Scientific Review (CSR) is to foster the development of innovative translational and clinical research by leveraging multiple existing sources of pilot funding for our membership and creating new funding programs th
This spending item is part of a $382,099 allocation. See details
National Institutes of Health 9/25/2009
UNIVERSITY OF WASHINGTON $288,600 Trans-NIH Recovery Act Research Support We request funds to purchase a state-of-the-art robotic arm and hand fromShadow Robot Ltd. The robot is actuated by 48 air muscles whose complianceand force-length characteristics are similar to human muscles. Its kinematicstructure and range of motion ar National Institutes of Health 5/13/2010
UNIVERSITY OF WASHINGTON $288,596 Trans-NIH Recovery Act Research Support The goal of this project is to study how heme trafficking might impact systemic iron homeostasis. As 25 mg of iron is required daily to maintain red cell production, only 1-2 mg/d is absorbed from the GI tract, and 1-2 mg/dis lost through sloughed gastroi National Institutes of Health 3/29/2010
Comprehensive Health Education Foundation $285,529 ARRA - Prevention and Wellness--Communities Putting Prevention to Work Three year grant to pay for one time costs associated with reducing obesity and the chronic diseases it causes through policy, systems and environmental changes.
This spending item is part of a $15,514,419 allocation. See details
Centers for Disease Control and Prevention 3/18/2010
UNIVERSITY OF WASHINGTON $284,127 Trans-NIH Recovery Act Research Support The goal of this supplement is to meet the objectives of the Recovery Act by enabling the hiring of additional staff, in order to accelerate the rate of progress in the areas of our existing RO1 grant that are currently showing the highest relevance for l National Institutes of Health 7/16/2009
SEATTLE INSTITUTE FOR BIOMEDICAL AND CLINICAL RESEARCH $283,686 Recovery Act Comparative Effectiveness Research - AHRQ Comparative effectiveness research (CER) requires that clinical data be in standard forms allowing multiple, large databases to be efficiently combined, and requires that all of the data be coded so that automated summarization of the data is pos... Show more
This spending item is part of a $8,696,942 allocation. See details
Agency for Healthcare Research and Quality 9/28/2010
INTERNATIONAL COMMUNITY HEALTH SERVICES $281,685 ARRA Health Center Integrated Services Development Initiative[g1] The purpose of this award is to expand access to primary health care services for Asians, Native Hawaiians, and Other Pacific Islanders in Seattle and King County by increasing ICHS' dental staff by 3 FTEs & retaining 1.5 FTE Health As... Show more Health Resources and Services Administration 3/27/2009
FRED HUTCHINSON CANCER RESEARCH CENTER $281,600 Trans-NIH Recovery Act Research Support In our parent grant, we proposed to use mass spectrometry to create proteomic profiles of plasma samples from lung cancer cases and controls in order to determine whether this information could be used to classify individuals as healthy or diseased with a
This spending item is part of a $358,892 allocation. See details
National Institutes of Health 8/31/2009
UNIVERSITY OF WASHINGTON $280,799 Trans-NIH Recovery Act Research Support Retinoic acid (RA) is a critical signaling molecule that regulates cell division and apoptosis. Alterations in RA homeostasis have been linked to several important diseases such as cancer, obesity, Alzheimers disease and type 2 diabetes as well as reprodu National Institutes of Health 9/25/2009
CENTRAL AREA CITIZENS COMMITTEE OF SEATTLE, INC. $278,693 ARRA - Community Services Block Grant Benton/Franklin Community Action Committee Employment Provide classroom training on job seeking skills, resume writing and interview skills. Employment Support Provide GED, transportation, health care and food assistance. Community Engagement Increas
This spending item is part of a $11,916,784 allocation. See details
Administration for Children and Families 4/10/2009
FRED HUTCHINSON CANCER RESEARCH CENTER $277,016 Trans-NIH Recovery Act Research Support This application addresses broad Challenge Area (15) Translational Science and specific Challenge Topic 15-DK-106: Translating basic hematology concepts. Haploinsufficiency of ribosomal protein (rp) genes underlies the inherited marrow failure syndromes D
This spending item is part of a $997,824 allocation. See details
National Institutes of Health 9/30/2009
UNIVERSITY OF WASHINGTON $276,129 Trans-NIH Recovery Act Research Support Due to recent progress indicating the feasibility of using MspA for nanopore sequencing we propose to intensify our research by adding two researchers. The scientific goals laid out in the parent program for the reviewed R01 grant remain the same. National Institutes of Health 9/30/2009
UNIVERSITY OF WASHINGTON $275,620 Trans-NIH Recovery Act Research Support Heavy episodic drinking (HED) among college students is a persistent public health problem with severe consequences, including development of substance-use disorders, psychosocial problems, health risks, accidental injuries, and death. National US survey
This spending item is part of a $339,275 allocation. See details
National Institutes of Health 9/14/2009
UNIVERSITY OF WASHINGTON $274,911 Trans-NIH Recovery Act Research Support We now apply for an Administrative Supplement to obtain such funding for each of 2 years, to obtain additional clinical material from Dr Swisher which is needed to evaluate mesothelin as a biomarker for immunodiagnosis and monitoring of patients with ovar National Institutes of Health 8/31/2009
SEATTLE CHILDREN'S HOSPITAL $274,435 Trans-NIH Recovery Act Research Support Mechanistic studies of pulmonary toxicity of styrene -- Wide range effects of occupational styrene exposure have been reported to cause severe acute toxic effects. Inhaled styrene has been found to produce respiratory toxicity in human and animals. The ov National Institutes of Health 7/20/2009
AFFILIATED ENGINEERS NW, INC. $273,544 Development and submittal of commissioning installation checklists, functional performance test procedures, cx meetings, and functional performance testing. Indian Health Service 9/15/2010
SOLID GROUND WASHINGTON $273,284 ARRA - Community Services Block Grant Benton/Franklin Community Action Committee Employment Provide classroom training on job seeking skills, resume writing and interview skills. Employment Support Provide GED, transportation, health care and food assistance. Community Engagement Increas
This spending item is part of a $11,916,784 allocation. See details
Administration for Children and Families 4/10/2009
UNIVERSITY OF WASHINGTON $272,541 Trans-NIH Recovery Act Research Support This proposal is a response to NOT-OD-09-058 Notice of Availability of Recovery Act Funds for Competing Revision Applications. The transmission of genetic material in each cell division requires its accurate duplication and distribution to the daughter National Institutes of Health 9/30/2009
FRED HUTCHINSON CANCER RESEARCH CENTER $267,023 Trans-NIH Recovery Act Research Support Quality of life (QOL) changes by the week, the day, and the hour; how these moments affect us becomes our QOL. In medical research, we use standardized questionnaires that usually try to summarize these changing states and feelings over a long period. T
This spending item is part of a $419,721 allocation. See details
National Institutes of Health 5/13/2009
UNIVERSITY OF WASHINGTON $266,093 Trans-NIH Recovery Act Research Support This supplement will accelerate progress on all three Aims of my funded NEI grant, Role of cerebellar parallel fibers in saccade accuracy, R01 EY018585, Farrel R Robinson, P.I. Aims 1 and 2 include quantitative analysis of voluntary rapid eye movements, National Institutes of Health 9/30/2009
NEIGHBORHOOD HOUSE, INCORPORATED $266,039 ARRA - Community Services Block Grant Benton/Franklin Community Action Committee Employment Provide classroom training on job seeking skills, resume writing and interview skills. Employment Support Provide GED, transportation, health care and food assistance. Community Engagement Increas
This spending item is part of a $11,916,784 allocation. See details
Administration for Children and Families 4/10/2009
UNIVERSITY OF WASHINGTON $263,439 Trans-NIH Recovery Act Research Support 30% of women suffer from frequent recurrent infections. The goal of this project is to improve understanding of the pathogenic mechanisms underlying UTIs, resulting in new diagnostics and novel approaches to prevention and treatment, more tailored therapi
This spending item is part of a $276,439 allocation. See details
National Institutes of Health 11/20/2009
UNIVERSITY OF WASHINGTON $261,807 Trans-NIH Recovery Act Research Support In membranes, proteins and lipids form an integrated system to support essential cell functions. Tranmission electron microscopy is the only technique to determine the structure of proteins in their native lipid environment. Recently the structure of AQ National Institutes of Health 9/25/2009
PROGRAM FOR APPROPRIATE TECHNOLOGY IN HEALTH $261,473 Trans-NIH Recovery Act Research Support The use of appropriate point-of-care (POC) diagnostic tests can mean the difference between the right treatment or continued sickness or death: In low-resource settings (LRS), especially in developing countries, diagnostic capabilities are minimal, inadeq National Institutes of Health 8/31/2009
CANCER RESEARCH AND BIOSTATISTICS $260,714 Trans-NIH Recovery Act Research Support Numerous genomic applications for cancer have become available offering the promise of effective and efficient cancer care tailored to the genetic profile of the patient or disease?Genomics and Personalized Medicine (GPM). The current regulatory structure
This spending item is part of a $4,000,000 allocation. See details
National Institutes of Health 9/29/2009
FRED HUTCHINSON CANCER RESEARCH CENTER $260,640 Trans-NIH Recovery Act Research Support The goals of this project are to return to active follow-up former participants in the National Wilms Tumor Study (NWTS) Late Effects Study and to accelerate the analysis and publication of study data. The study facilitates the comparative evaluation o
This spending item is part of a $340,394 allocation. See details
National Institutes of Health 9/15/2009
City of Seattle $258,583 ARRA - Community Services Block Grant Benton/Franklin Community Action Committee Employment Provide classroom training on job seeking skills, resume writing and interview skills. Employment Support Provide GED, transportation, health care and food assistance. Community Engagement Increas
This spending item is part of a $11,916,784 allocation. See details
Administration for Children and Families 4/10/2009
UNIVERSITY OF WASHINGTON $257,006 Trans-NIH Recovery Act Research Support The central hypothesis of the parent grant is that mechanical ventilation modulates the acute transcriptional response to pathogen-associated molecular patterns in epithelial cells via activation of activator protein-1 (AP-1) heterodimeric transcription f National Institutes of Health 8/12/2009
UNIVERSITY OF WASHINGTON $255,519 Trans-NIH Recovery Act Research Support The overall aim of the proposal is to understand the contribution of transcriptional regulation of gene expression to the regulation of metabolism, particularly as it relates to alcohol metabolism, diabetes, and disorders such as metabolic syndrome. The g National Institutes of Health 7/17/2009
UNIVERSITY OF WASHINGTON $255,060 Trans-NIH Recovery Act Research Support The purpose of this Adminstrative Supplement is to accelerate the discovery of novel genes for hereditary hearing impairment (HHI) in four highly informative Middle Eastern kindreds using next-generation sequencing technology. This effort derives directl National Institutes of Health 7/17/2009
UNIVERSITY OF WASHINGTON $254,533 Trans-NIH Recovery Act Research Support Intimal hyperplasia, which is caused by proliferation and migration of smooth muscle cells (SMCs), contributes to restenosis (the re-occlusion of vessels) after arterial reconstruction. We have recently found that carotid artery injury results in the form National Institutes of Health 7/16/2009
FRED HUTCHINSON CANCER RESEARCH CENTER $253,744 Trans-NIH Recovery Act Research Support We hope to increase our understanding of how the heart responds to reduced oxygen in terms of gap junction protein regulation. Specifically, our goals are to characterize changes in the gap junction protein connexin43 phosphorylation and function in heart National Institutes of Health 9/30/2009
FRED HUTCHINSON CANCER RESEARCH CENTER $251,520 Trans-NIH Recovery Act Research Support Plasma C-Reactive Protein (CRP) level is a biomarker that predicts future risk of cardiovascular disease. The specific aims of R01HL088531 are to (1) comprehensively explore patterns of rare variation at CRP by resequencing individuals selected from two National Institutes of Health 7/16/2009
FRED HUTCHINSON CANCER RESEARCH CENTER $251,520 Trans-NIH Recovery Act Research Support Plasma C-Reactive Protein (CRP) level is a biomarker that predicts future risk of cardiovascular disease. The specific aims of R01HL088531 are to (1) comprehensively explore patterns of rare variation at CRP by resequencing individuals selected from two National Institutes of Health 7/16/2009
UNIVERSITY OF WASHINGTON $251,368 The objective of this contract is to build and operate a multi-payer claims database (MPCD) to support CER using Medicare, Medicaid, other public payer, and private payer claims data and to enable access to the database for researchers, policymakers, and
This spending item is part of a $16,436,482 allocation. See details
Health Care Financing Admin. (was Medicare and Medicaid Serv.) 9/14/2010
SEATTLE, CITY OF $250,000 ARRA Strengthening Communities Fund The goal of the program was to build our capacity to partner with community-based and faith-based non-profits and to provide training and technical assistance to help nonprofit faith-based and community organizations better serve those in need and to incr Administration for Children and Families 9/23/2009
UNIVERSITY OF WASHINGTON $250,000 ARRA - Prevention and Wellness--Communities Putting Prevention to Work Three year grant to pay for one time costs associated with reducing obesity and the chronic diseases it causes through policy, systems and environmental changes.
This spending item is part of a $15,514,419 allocation. See details
Centers for Disease Control and Prevention 3/18/2010
SEATTLE CHILDREN'S HOSPITAL $249,713 Trans-NIH Recovery Act Research Support Herpesvirus latency and reactivation in macaque models of human disease -- The goal of the parent grant is to characterize the life cycle and biology of the two distinct lineages of macaque rhadinoviruses related to human herpesvirus 8 that are associat National Institutes of Health 9/14/2009
UNIVERSITY OF WASHINGTON $249,136 Trans-NIH Recovery Act Research Support Work on this R01 study has progressed rapidly and has revealed significant new information regarding the role for genetics in determining innate immune-mediated inflammatory cytokine production and gene expression. These studies have been performed usi National Institutes of Health 7/16/2009
UNIVERSITY OF WASHINGTON $249,127 Trans-NIH Recovery Act Research Support NPCC is proposing to adopt Cancer 101 as one of its outreach and education activities. We will expand and update the Cancer 101 curriculum to reflect recent developments in cancer science, prevention, and treatment. We will also explore new ways of dissem National Institutes of Health 9/21/2009
Wongdoody, Inc. $249,000 ARRA - Prevention and Wellness--State Territories and Pacific Islands The project will target low-income, low-education adults who continue to smoke at much higher rates than the rest of the population to increase use of the tobacco quitline by uninsured adults and to increase quit attempts overall ... Show more
This spending item is part of a $830,873 allocation. See details
Centers for Disease Control and Prevention 2/06/2010
UNIVERSITY OF WASHINGTON $246,635 Trans-NIH Recovery Act Research Support While we know a great deal about genetic and cellular mechanisms of early vertebrate development, we know far less about later processes of organogenesis, and the mechanisms that underlie adult form and its maintenance. Elucidating the mechanisms responsi National Institutes of Health 7/17/2009
Cedar River Associates Inc $245,627 ARRA - Head Start Title: ARRA Head Start State Advisory Council. Funding is to be used to improve coordination and collaboration among early childhood education and care programs and services in the State.
This spending item is part of a $1,706,341 allocation. See details
Administration for Children and Families 8/24/2010
KING, COUNTY OF $245,000 ARRA - Prevention and Wellness--Communities Putting Prevention to Work Three year grant to pay for one time costs associated with reducing obesity and the chronic diseases it causes through policy, systems and environmental changes.
This spending item is part of a $15,514,419 allocation. See details
Centers for Disease Control and Prevention 3/18/2010
UNIVERSITY OF WASHINGTON $244,748 Trans-NIH Recovery Act Research Support The CFAR Network of Integrated Clinical Systems (CNICS), headquartered at UAB, was funded in September 2006 via the R24 mechanism. This supplement is to fund increased capacity for sample repositorys at UAB and each of the designated CNICS sites through
This spending item is part of a $1,825,789 allocation. See details
National Institutes of Health 9/21/2009
UNIVERSITY OF WASHINGTON $244,098 Trans-NIH Recovery Act Research Support The dynamical behavior of proteins will be investigated, using time-resolved Raman and infrared spectroscopies as probes of structure in real time. Laser temperature-jump techniques will be applied to the protein folding problem in order to characterize t National Institutes of Health 8/31/2009
UNIVERSITY OF WASHINGTON $243,429 Trans-NIH Recovery Act Research Support Disturbances in mineral metabolism are highly prevalent among older adults and may adversely impact cardiovascular health. In our NHLBI funded application, 'Mineral Metabolism and Cardiovascular Risk Among Older Adults (5R01HL084443-03),' we address the c National Institutes of Health 8/10/2009
SEATTLE SCHOOL DISTRICT 1 OF KING COUNTY WASHINGTON $239,941 ARRA - Head Start The overall purpose of this award is to improve quality in the Head Start program in the following areas: To provide assistance to teaching staff in completing postsecondary coursework; To develop and implement additional curriculum-related training for Administration for Children and Families 6/29/2009
EL CENTRO DE LA RAZA INC $239,824 ARRA - Community Services Block Grant Benton/Franklin Community Action Committee Employment Provide classroom training on job seeking skills, resume writing and interview skills. Employment Support Provide GED, transportation, health care and food assistance. Community Engagement Increas
This spending item is part of a $11,916,784 allocation. See details
Administration for Children and Families 4/10/2009
UNIVERSITY OF WASHINGTON $239,178 Trans-NIH Recovery Act Research Support The recruitment of American Indians and Alaska Natives (AI/AN) to participate in research is complicated by a long and troubled history between researchers and Native populations of the United States regarding the collection of Native American remains, cu
This spending item is part of a $371,843 allocation. See details
National Institutes of Health 9/30/2009
UNIVERSITY OF WASHINGTON $235,000 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
SEATTLE CHILDREN'S HOSPITAL $232,760 Trans-NIH Recovery Act Research Support CODEHOP: Unique web-based technology for gene discovery -- In this supplement request, we propose to use the newly developed iCODEHOP web application to develop a Point-of-Care (POC) diagnostic tool for broad-based detection of known and emerging influe
This spending item is part of a $302,137 allocation. See details
National Institutes of Health 9/24/2009
UNIVERSITY OF WASHINGTON $230,966 Trans-NIH Recovery Act Research Support The University of Washington Diabetes Endocrinology Research Center (DERC) requests an administrative supplement of $1,084,523 to provide additional funds for three P&F projects and equipment for two biomedical research cores. The Specific Aims of this pr
This spending item is part of a $273,452 allocation. See details
National Institutes of Health 12/04/2009
UNIVERSITY OF WASHINGTON $228,414 Trans-NIH Recovery Act Research Support RNA editing in kinetoplastids, several of which are global pathogens, is a unique, and essential, process in the mitochondria of these ancient eukaryotes. This process uses hundreds of so-called 'guide RNAs' to edit an incomplete 'pre-messenger RNA' by U- National Institutes of Health 9/30/2009
UNIVERSITY OF WASHINGTON $227,070 Trans-NIH Recovery Act Research Support This is a request for an administrative supplement to RO1 EY11733 (NEI/NIH). The goals of the parent grant are to determine the effects of aging and oxidative damage in the development of age-related and x-ray caused cataracts. Under the requested supplem National Institutes of Health 9/23/2009
PUGET SOUND EDUCATIONAL SERVICE DISTRICT $225,000 ARRA - Early Head Start Early Head Start Training and Technical Assistance (ARRA) Administration for Children and Families 9/16/2010
UNIVERSITY OF WASHINGTON $224,068 Trans-NIH Recovery Act Research Support This application is in response to NOT-OD-10-032: NIH Announces the Availability of Recovery Act Funds for Competitive Revision Applications through the NIH Basic Behavioral and Social Science Opportunity Network (OppNet). The proposed project will furthe National Institutes of Health 9/24/2010
UNIVERSITY OF WASHINGTON $223,961 Trans-NIH Recovery Act Research Support Twin studies have provided decisive evidence for the hereditary nature of body weight regulation, demonstrating that individual differences in tendencies toward weight gain could be explained by an interaction between genotype and the nutritional environm
This spending item is part of a $227,675 allocation. See details
National Institutes of Health 7/19/2010
UNIVERSITY OF WASHINGTON $223,228 Trans-NIH Recovery Act Research Support Low income or poverty is related to lower effortful control, which is critical to the development of adaptive functioning. Effortful control refers to executive attentional and inhibitory control mechanisms and shows a sharp developmental increase in the National Institutes of Health 9/07/2010
GROUP HEALTH COOPERATIVE $223,172 Trans-NIH Recovery Act Research Support Microsimulation models can be used to estimate the effect of screening and changes in population risk on colorectal cancer (CRC) outcomes, offering insights beyond those gained from either observational or randomized studies. Over the past two years, we h National Institutes of Health 8/28/2009
UNIVERSITY OF WASHINGTON $220,497 Trans-NIH Recovery Act Research Support This application requests a two-year administrative supplemental support to grant 5R01GM066233. The long term goal of the parent grant is to elucidate the molecular and cellular mechanisms of organic cation transport at the CNS barriers. The central hyp National Institutes of Health 9/30/2009
CHILDREN'S HOME SOCIETY OF WASHINGTON $220,000 ARRA - Prevention and Wellness--Communities Putting Prevention to Work Three year grant to pay for one time costs associated with reducing obesity and the chronic diseases it causes through policy, systems and environmental changes.
This spending item is part of a $15,514,419 allocation. See details
Centers for Disease Control and Prevention 3/18/2010
FRED HUTCHINSON CANCER RESEARCH CENTER $220,000 Trans-NIH Recovery Act Research Support The development of an effective HIV vaccine is one of the greatest global health challenges. However despite decades of research, no vaccine has yet been able to elicit protective immunity to HIV. Recently, efforts to develop vaccines against HIV have foc
This spending item is part of a $763,750 allocation. See details
National Institutes of Health 9/30/2010
UNIVERSITY OF WASHINGTON $219,547 Trans-NIH Recovery Act Research Support This supplement will conduct secondary analyses of an existing data set that addresses three specific aims delineated in the parent grant Multisite Prevention of Adolescent Conduct Problems. The parent grant focused on a) the evaluation of a developmental National Institutes of Health 7/21/2009
PACIFIC NORTHWEST RESEARCH INSTITUTE $218,750 Trans-NIH Recovery Act Research Support Taken from Grant Abstract - Understanding the interplay between pancreatic alpha- and beta-cells that exerts local control on glucagon secretion is the focus of this application. Blood glucose levels are controlled primarily by two hormones, insulin, whi National Institutes of Health 9/25/2009
GROUP HEALTH COOPERATIVE $217,373 Recovery Act Comparative Effectiveness Research - AHRQ The Scalable PArtnering Network for CER: Across Lifespan, Conditions, and Settings, or SPAN, will develop a distributed research network that is interoperable across a range of health care systems and sites, incorporating large and diverse patien... Show more
This spending item is part of a $8,272,272 allocation. See details
Agency for Healthcare Research and Quality 9/28/2010
UNIVERSITY OF WASHINGTON $217,236 ARRA - Prevention and Wellness--Communities Putting Prevention to Work Three year grant to pay for one time costs associated with reducing obesity and the chronic diseases it causes through policy, systems and environmental changes.
This spending item is part of a $15,514,419 allocation. See details
Centers for Disease Control and Prevention 3/18/2010
UNIVERSITY OF WASHINGTON $217,113 Trans-NIH Recovery Act Research Support The number of NIH-funded research grants and projects using imaging technology is steadily increasing at the University of Washington (UW). The Department of Radiology has installed dedicated high-end research scanners (e.g., 3T MRI, PET-CT, microPET, et National Institutes of Health 2/20/2010
UNIVERSITY OF WASHINGTON $216,758 Trans-NIH Recovery Act Research Support This supplement supports an R01 to investigate the neural mechanisms controlling voluntary hand and arm movement in primates. In particular, the supplement is needed to pursue Aims 3-5 of the original proposal. To obtain information important for the u National Institutes of Health 9/15/2009
FRED HUTCHINSON CANCER RESEARCH CENTER $215,373 Trans-NIH Recovery Act Research Support The equipment requested will speed up our ability to test eyebrow and tumor tissue for HPV DNA and will insure that tissue cultures needed in project 2 can continue. The additional personnel will help project 1 meet the enrollment deadlines, request tiss National Institutes of Health 9/28/2009
FRED HUTCHINSON CANCER RESEARCH CENTER $214,356 Trans-NIH Recovery Act Research Support This application seeks funding for two additional postdoctoral research fellows under the aegis of Notice NOT-OD-09-058, NIH Announces the Availability of Recovery Act Funds for Competitive Revision Applications. We have identified two worthy trainees and National Institutes of Health 9/28/2009
UNIVERSITY OF WASHINGTON $214,157 Trans-NIH Recovery Act Research Support Chromosomes are organized and separated during cell division by a microtubule-based molecular machine,the mitotic spindle. Our overall goal is to reconstitute spindle functions using pure components and apply new tools for manipulating and tracking single National Institutes of Health 5/06/2010
UNIVERSITY OF WASHINGTON $213,725 Trans-NIH Recovery Act Research Support This proposal is for an non-competitive administrative supplement to R01AI078781, Regulation of APOBEC3G enzymatic activity in HIV-infected primary human T cells, which was funded from 8/1/09 - 07/31/13. The goal of Aims 1 & 2 is to test whether signaling National Institutes of Health 9/20/2010
UNIVERSITY OF WASHINGTON $212,921 Trans-NIH Recovery Act Research Support American College of Radiology Imaging Network (ACRIN) - Early Phase Imaging in Therapeutic Clinical Trials. This supplement enables ACRIN to extend its activities with respect to the development of 2 important molecular imaging agents including 18F fluoro
This spending item is part of a $3,088,082 allocation. See details
National Institutes of Health 8/12/2009
SEATTLE, CITY OF $212,483 ARRA - Prevention and Wellness--Communities Putting Prevention to Work Three year grant to pay for one time costs associated with reducing obesity and the chronic diseases it causes through policy, systems and environmental changes.
This spending item is part of a $15,514,419 allocation. See details
Centers for Disease Control and Prevention 3/18/2010
UNIVERSITY OF WASHINGTON $210,829 Trans-NIH Recovery Act Research Support This application for an administrative supplement to 'Development of Speech Perception and Brain Plasticity' is relevant to the parent grant and well within its peer-reviewed and approved scope. The supplement will serve to advance the general and specifi National Institutes of Health 8/01/2010
SEATTLE INDIAN HEALTH BOARD $210,474 ARRA Health Center Integrated Services Development Initiative[g1] The purpose of this award is to expand access to needed primary health care services specifically by expanding services at existing health center sites in an underserved area or for an underserved population. Health Resources and Services Administration 3/27/2009
UNIVERSITY OF WASHINGTON $209,928 Trans-NIH Recovery Act Research Support The statistical genetics faculty at the University of Washington propose a new predoctoral training program in biostatistics that emphasizes applications to genetics. The faculty members belong to the very strong departments of Biostatistics, Genome Scien National Institutes of Health 8/03/2009
UNIVERSITY OF WASHINGTON $207,595 Trans-NIH Recovery Act Research Support Few information tools exist to support patients in their new active role in managing their own health care in this increasingly specialized and fragmented health care arena. In particular, patients often must coordinate their health care across multiple c National Institutes of Health 9/03/2009
FRED HUTCHINSON CANCER RESEARCH CENTER $206,581 Trans-NIH Recovery Act Research Support HIV is a major pandemic of humankind. Little is understood about the early events of viral replication that occur soon after entry into the cells. This application is aimed at understanding how HIV is able to establish an infection in critical target ce National Institutes of Health 9/21/2009
UNIVERSITY OF WASHINGTON $206,220 Trans-NIH Recovery Act Research Support The parent grant is a randomized controlled trial evaluating the efficacy of a telephone-delivered cognitive behavioral therapy pain intervention relative to telephone-delivered pain education intervention in a sample of adults with chronic pain and eithe National Institutes of Health 9/13/2010
UNIVERSITY OF WASHINGTON $203,595 Trans-NIH Recovery Act Research Support Most HIV transmissions occur mucosally, including mother-to-child transmission (MTCT). As HIV clade C predominates worldwide, we initially focused on immunoprevention of HIV clade C MTCT. We identified a quadruple (4x) combination of human neutralizing mo
This spending item is part of a $1,974,218 allocation. See details
National Institutes of Health 9/01/2009
UNIVERSITY OF WASHINGTON $201,554 Trans-NIH Recovery Act Research Support Cellular adhesion molecules (CAMs) may play a key role in atherosclerotic development. Soluble intracellular adhesion molecule (ICAM)-1 relates to clinical coronary heart disease in older people, mostly in case-control designs. Plausible pathways have bee
This spending item is part of a $1,537,979 allocation. See details
National Institutes of Health 6/21/2009
UNIVERSITY OF WASHINGTON $201,376 Trans-NIH Recovery Act Research Support Reducing the disproportionate rates of HIV prevalence among persons of African descent in the U.S. is a critically important task. The parent grant and the supplement requested here are focused on that goal. The aim of the parent grant is to develop cul National Institutes of Health 7/29/2010
UNIVERSITY OF WASHINGTON $200,857 Trans-NIH Recovery Act Research Support The parent 1R01EB007643-01A2 grant entitled Nonlinear Acoustics in Calibration/Metrology of High Intensity Focused Ultrasound was awarded over the period of 4 years; and the starting date was 09/15/2008. The principal aims of that grant are to combine non National Institutes of Health 8/13/2009
WASHINGTON EARLY LEARNING FUND $200,000 ARRA Child Care and Development Block Grant Title: ARRA Supplemental Funding for the Child Care and Development Fund (CCDF); Description: Provide child care financial assistance to low-income working families and fund activities to improve the quality of child care.
This spending item is part of a $33,351,204 allocation. See details
Administration for Children and Families 4/09/2009
PRECISION GENOME ENGINEERING $200,000 Trans-NIH Recovery Act Research Support Genome engineering is an emerging field in which site specific rare cutting endonucleases are used to create DNA double strand breaks at desired genomic sites. Endonuclease-induced double strand breaks are resolved by endogenous DNA repair pathways, resul National Institutes of Health 4/05/2010
PACIFIC SCIENCE CENTER FOUNDATION $200,000 ARRA - Prevention and Wellness--Communities Putting Prevention to Work Three year grant to pay for one time costs associated with reducing obesity and the chronic diseases it causes through policy, systems and environmental changes.
This spending item is part of a $15,514,419 allocation. See details
Centers for Disease Control and Prevention 3/18/2010
UNIVERSITY OF WASHINGTON $200,000 ARRA - Prevention and Wellness--Communities Putting Prevention to Work Three year grant investment to reduce tobacco use and tobacco initiation through by creating making it easier for adult tobacco users to quit and for youth and young adults to never start using tobacco. Focus of investment is on o... Show more
This spending item is part of a $9,970,781 allocation. See details
Centers for Disease Control and Prevention 3/18/2010
SYNTRIX BIOCHIP, INC. $200,000 Trans-NIH Recovery Act Research Support Project title - Snap-To-It probes. The award is an NIH/NCI workforce enhancement for an existing SBIR phase II grant to develop ultra-specific DNA microarrays for breast cancer gene analysis. National Institutes of Health 9/30/2009
INSON MEDICAL SYSTEMS, INC. $199,917 Trans-NIH Recovery Act Research Support Ocular Drug Delivery Devices for Improved Postoperative Cataract Care National Institutes of Health 7/28/2010
UNIVERSITY OF WASHINGTON $199,874 Trans-NIH Recovery Act Research Support 'We propose to enrich the technology infrastructure of our Cryo-EM P41 CenterWe propose to enrich the technology infrastructure of our Cryo-EM P41 Center by 1) automating the cryospecimen preparation with microfluidity and robotics engineering technologie
This spending item is part of a $892,860 allocation. See details
National Institutes of Health 8/13/2009
HEALIONICS CORPORATION $199,765 Trans-NIH Recovery Act Research Support The longer-term objective of this project is to develop cuffs that will greatly improve tissue integration and sealing to percutaneous devices at their skin exit sites. Improved sealing restores the natural skin barrier and can remove a major path for bac National Institutes of Health 7/16/2010
Gay City Health Project $199,669 ARRA - Prevention and Wellness--Communities Putting Prevention to Work Three year grant investment to reduce tobacco use and tobacco initiation through by creating making it easier for adult tobacco users to quit and for youth and young adults to never start using tobacco. Focus of investment is on o... Show more
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Centers for Disease Control and Prevention 3/18/2010
UNIVERSITY OF WASHINGTON $198,342 Trans-NIH Recovery Act Research Support We seek to accelerate the pace of research proposed in parent grant 'Structural & Functional Characterization of BRCA1/BARD1' by 1) acquiring equipment that will overcome bottlenecks and 2) hiring an additional research technician to increase the rate of National Institutes of Health 9/30/2009
UNIVERSITY OF WASHINGTON $197,214 Trans-NIH Recovery Act Research Support (a) Scope of the overall project and anticipated contribution of the requested supplement. Summarize the activities that were included in the parent grant that encompass those proposed in the supplemental request. This section should include a descriptio National Institutes of Health 8/31/2009
FRED HUTCHINSON CANCER RESEARCH CENTER $197,120 Trans-NIH Recovery Act Research Support The Administrative Unit will act to support and coordinate project administration and operation within the Center. A Physical Science Leader (Dr. Lindsay) and a Life Science Leader (Dr. Grady) and a project management team (a program manager and two coord
This spending item is part of a $3,409,687 allocation. See details
National Institutes of Health 9/28/2009
CHILDREN'S HOME SOCIETY OF WASHINGTON $197,020 ARRA - Early Head Start Childrens Home Society of Washingtons Early Learning Mentor Coaching Initiative will create a vital new professional development resource for Families First Early Head Start teaching and home visiting staff. Most FFEHS staff members do not currently hold Administration for Children and Families 9/29/2010
SEATTLE CHILDREN'S HOSPITAL $196,908 Trans-NIH Recovery Act Research Support Although the specific role(s) for B cells in disease pathogenesis has not been established, B cells are strongly implicated in development of T1D both in animal models and in humans. Consistent with this idea, B cell depletion therapy with rituximab has r
This spending item is part of a $393,556 allocation. See details
National Institutes of Health 9/30/2010
BENAROYA RESEARCH INSTITUTE AT VIRGINIA MASON $196,648 Trans-NIH Recovery Act Research Support Although the specific role(s) for B cells in disease pathogenesis has not been established, B cells are strongly implicated in development of T1D both in animal models and in humans. Consistent with this idea, B cell depletion therapy with rituximab has r
This spending item is part of a $393,556 allocation. See details
National Institutes of Health 9/30/2010
BENAROYA RESEARCH INSTITUTE AT VIRGINIA MASON $196,648 Trans-NIH Recovery Act Research Support Nonviral Gene Medicine for Hemophilia A -- The goal of this study is to develop a safe, efficient, and clinically feasible nonviral gene therapy strategy for the treatment of hemophilia A. Currently hemophilia A patients are treated with repeated infusio
This spending item is part of a $2,355,329 allocation. See details
National Institutes of Health 7/17/2009
UNIVERSITY OF WASHINGTON $196,482 Trans-NIH Recovery Act Research Support We will conduct a genome-wide scan on an Illumina 610k platform for colorectal cancer in the following well characterized study populations: The Women's Health Initiative (WHI), the Nurses' Health Study (NHS), the Physician's Health Study, (PHS), and the
This spending item is part of a $4,609,171 allocation. See details
National Institutes of Health 9/29/2009
UNIVERSITY OF WASHINGTON $195,773 ARRA - Nurse Faculty Loan Program Grant: ARRA - Nurse Faculty Loan Program (NFLP) Purpose: To provide financial assistance in the form of loans to qualified graduate nursing students attending the University of Washington to assist them in paying their tuition, fees, and books for the ac Health Resources and Services Administration 6/14/2010
UNIVERSITY OF WASHINGTON $195,435 Trans-NIH Recovery Act Research Support The mesodermal progenitors are an essential group of embryonic cells required for the formation of the vertebrate body during the process of somitogenesis. Using the many advantages of zebrafish, including optical transparency and the ability to analyze National Institutes of Health 8/13/2009
UNIVERSITY OF WASHINGTON $195,000 Trans-NIH Recovery Act Research Support CMV infection in solid organ transplant (SOT) recipients strongly impacts the course of recovery and success rate of this therapy. Increased morbidity that reflects the severity of infection, which can lead to graft loss and patient death, is associated w
This spending item is part of a $460,500 allocation. See details
National Institutes of Health 6/17/2009
UNIVERSITY OF WASHINGTON $193,976 Trans-NIH Recovery Act Research Support This is a request for an Administrative Supplement on NIDDK grant 9R01DK083042 entitled Mechanisms of Diabetic Hyperphagia and Insulin Resistance (PI: Michael W. Schwartz, MD), which recently underwent successful competitive renewal. The rationale for th National Institutes of Health 12/18/2009
SEATTLE CHILDREN'S HOSPITAL $193,417 Trans-NIH Recovery Act Research Support Early Aggressive Therapy in Juvenile Idiopathic Arthritis -- This administrative supplement will be used to make possible full enrollment and reach scientific completion of the randomized controlled trial (RCT) 1R01 AR049762-01A2: Multi-center Study National Institutes of Health 9/23/2009
NEIGHBORHOOD HOUSE, INCORPORATED $193,295 ARRA - Head Start The ARRA-Early Learning Mentor Grant has been awarded for both Special Needs and Early Childhood Education coaches for each HS lead teachers (9) and EHS home visitors (6). In addition to personal coaching, teachers and home visitors will receive training Administration for Children and Families 9/16/2010
UNIVERSITY OF WASHINGTON $193,135 Trans-NIH Recovery Act Research Support This is a request for supplementary funds to support the appointment of an additional Research Scientist and obtain new instrumentation to expand the library of constructs for investigation of protein aggregation disease in vivo. While it is well known t National Institutes of Health 9/14/2009
PUGET SOUND BLOOD CENTER PROGRAM $192,760 Trans-NIH Recovery Act Research Support With this award our goal is to use biomarkers of platelet factor 4 (PF4), platelet activation and immune response, along with clinical factors to identify patients at risk of heparin/PF4 antibody formation. Patients who undergo surgery requiring cardiopu
This spending item is part of a $996,583 allocation. See details
National Institutes of Health 11/25/2009
UNIVERSITY OF WASHINGTON $191,380 Trans-NIH Recovery Act Research Support Mitochondrial dysfunction is a common feature of Parkinson's disease, but our knowledge of the underlying molecular mechanisms is rudimentary. Recently, a genetic pathway that influences mitochondrial integrity has emerged from studies of the PINK1 and p National Institutes of Health 9/25/2009
GROUP HEALTH COOPERATIVE $190,842 Recovery Act Comparative Effectiveness Research - AHRQ Overall AimsThe issues facing healthcare systems in the United States today are complex and raise questions as to whether we are generating and utilizing evidence of the relative benefits and harms of medical interventions wisely to improve healt... Show more
This spending item is part of a $1,649,285 allocation. See details
Agency for Healthcare Research and Quality 7/01/2010
BENAROYA RESEARCH INSTITUTE AT VIRGINIA MASON $189,956 Trans-NIH Recovery Act Research Support Our currently funded grant explores TREM-2 and DAP12 inhibition of Toll-like receptor signaling in macrophages. Aim 2 of this grant explores the signaling mechanism by which this inhibition occurs, mainly focusing on src family kinases and MAPK pathways. National Institutes of Health 6/28/2010
UNIVERSITY OF WASHINGTON $189,696 Trans-NIH Recovery Act Research Support We propose that Cancer is a dynamic complex multiscale system that can only truly be understood via the integration of theory and experiments. The goal of the proposal is to use such an integrated approach to better understand, predict and treat cancer.
This spending item is part of a $3,717,440 allocation. See details
National Institutes of Health 9/29/2009
UNIVERSITY OF WASHINGTON $188,577 ARRA - Scholarships for Disadvantaged Students Grant: ARRA - Scholarships for Disadvantaged Students - SDSPurpose: To award financial grants to low-income or economically disadvantaged students enrolled in the Allopathic Medicine, Dental, or Pharmacy programs at the University of Washington. These g... Show more Health Resources and Services Administration 6/14/2010
SEATTLE CHILDREN'S HOSPITAL $188,169 Trans-NIH Recovery Act Research Support This competitive revision is submitted in response to Notice Number NOT-OD-09-058, 'Enabling RPGs to Leverage NCRR Center and Center-like Programs' and 'NIH Announces the Availability of Recovery Act Funds for Competitive Revision Applications.' Infants b
This spending item is part of a $850,201 allocation. See details
National Institutes of Health 9/30/2009
SEATTLE CHILDREN'S HOSPITAL $187,699 Trans-NIH Recovery Act Research Support Two goals of the national consortium of medical research institutions funded by the NCRR CTSA's are to improve the conduct of biomedical research across country and reduce the time it takes for laboratory discovery to become treatments for patients. Bar
This spending item is part of a $296,314 allocation. See details
National Institutes of Health 9/24/2009
UNIVERSITY OF WASHINGTON $187,406 ARRA ? Equipment to Enhance Training for Health Professionals The DOH will contract with the University of Washington School of Dentistry (UWSOD) and the Yakima Valley Farm Workers (YVFW) Clinic to reimburse these organizations for the purchase of telehealth equipment to be used in the training of de... Show more
This spending item is part of a $293,430 allocation. See details
Health Resources and Services Administration 9/05/2010
UNIVERSITY OF WASHINGTON $187,302 Trans-NIH Recovery Act Research Support The coupled transfer of electrons and protons transfer is fundamental in many areas of biology. It is central to bioenergetics and the use of redox reactions to generate proton gradients. It is key to the catalytic cycles of many metalloenzymes and meta National Institutes of Health 9/29/2009
BURIEN, CITY OF $187,000 ARRA - Prevention and Wellness--Communities Putting Prevention to Work Three year grant to pay for one time costs associated with reducing obesity and the chronic diseases it causes through policy, systems and environmental changes.
This spending item is part of a $15,514,419 allocation. See details
Centers for Disease Control and Prevention 3/18/2010
BENAROYA RESEARCH INSTITUTE AT VIRGINIA MASON $186,860 Trans-NIH Recovery Act Research Support Nonviral Gene Medicine for Hemophilia A -- The goal of this study is to develop a safe, efficient, and clinically feasible nonviral gene therapy strategy for the treatment of hemophilia A. Currently hemophilia A patients are treated with repeated infusio
This spending item is part of a $2,355,329 allocation. See details
National Institutes of Health 7/17/2009
GROUP HEALTH COOPERATIVE $186,567 Trans-NIH Recovery Act Research Support Musculoskeletal conditions are exceptionally common and costly to treat. In a 2002 survey of US adults 26% reported back pain and 14% reported neck pain in the previous three months. Expenditures to treat spine conditions alone accounted for at least 9% o
This spending item is part of a $1,571,275 allocation. See details
National Institutes of Health 8/06/2009
SEATTLE CHILDREN'S HOSPITAL $186,565 Recovery Act Comparative Effectiveness Research - AHRQ Overall AimsThe issues facing healthcare systems in the United States today are complex and raise questions as to whether we are generating and utilizing evidence of the relative benefits and harms of medical interventions wisely to improve healt... Show more
This spending item is part of a $1,649,285 allocation. See details
Agency for Healthcare Research and Quality 7/01/2010
FRED HUTCHINSON CANCER RESEARCH CENTER $184,863 Trans-NIH Recovery Act Research Support Natural Killer (NK) cells and regulatory T cells (Tregs) lie at the interface between innate and adaptive immune control of viral infections. Their activities impact HIV-1 disease progression, but they have not been well-studied in HIV-exposed uninfected National Institutes of Health 6/30/2010
GROUP HEALTH COOPERATIVE $183,606 Trans-NIH Recovery Act Research Support The Statistical Coordinating Center's (SCC) primary functions are to support the collection and analysis of data for the Breast Cancer Surveillance Consortium, develop and implement novel statistical methodology to characterize the process of breast cance
This spending item is part of a $491,087 allocation. See details
National Institutes of Health 9/28/2009
UNIVERSITY OF WASHINGTON $183,484 Trans-NIH Recovery Act Research Support This proposal is in response to Notice Number NOT-OD-09-058: NIH Announces the Availability of Recovery Act Funds for Competitive Revision Applications. The proposed research will examine how the human auditory cortex (AC) responds to combinations of diff National Institutes of Health 9/17/2009
AREA HEALTH EDUCATION CENTER, INC $183,000 ARRA ? Equipment to Enhance Training for Health Professionals TITLE: WWAMI-AHEC Equipment to Enhance Training for Health ProfessionalsREPORT: The WWAMI AHEC program at the University of Washington School of Medicine (UWSOM) is responding to the Federal Reporting requirement for the ARRA - Equipment t... Show more
This spending item is part of a $275,735 allocation. See details
Health Resources and Services Administration 9/04/2010
UNIVERSITY OF WASHINGTON $182,642 Trans-NIH Recovery Act Research Support In this supplement, we propose to use chronic myeloid leukemia (CML) as a test bed to accelerate the tempo of research in Aim 2 of the parent grant, namely, the development of supervised methods for the identification of biologically meaningful predictors
This spending item is part of a $299,439 allocation. See details
National Institutes of Health 9/25/2009
UNIVERSITY OF WASHINGTON $182,556 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
This spending item is part of a $700,239 allocation. See details
National Institutes of Health 9/18/2009
DES MOINES, CITY OF $181,987 ARRA - Prevention and Wellness--Communities Putting Prevention to Work Three year grant to pay for one time costs associated with reducing obesity and the chronic diseases it causes through policy, systems and environmental changes.
This spending item is part of a $15,514,419 allocation. See details
Centers for Disease Control and Prevention 3/18/2010
FRED HUTCHINSON CANCER RESEARCH CENTER $181,466 Trans-NIH Recovery Act Research Support Administrative Supplement to the University of Washington and UC Davis Fragile X Research CenterOverview of the scope of the supplement, anticipated contribution of the supplement and importance to the Recovery ActOur Fragile X Center combines work in t
This spending item is part of a $339,426 allocation. See details
National Institutes of Health 9/17/2009
UNIVERSITY OF WASHINGTON $180,000 ARRA - Prevention and Wellness--Communities Putting Prevention to Work Three year grant to pay for one time costs associated with reducing obesity and the chronic diseases it causes through policy, systems and environmental changes.
This spending item is part of a $15,514,419 allocation. See details
Centers for Disease Control and Prevention 3/18/2010
SEATAC, CITY OF $180,000 ARRA - Prevention and Wellness--Communities Putting Prevention to Work Three year grant to pay for one time costs associated with reducing obesity and the chronic diseases it causes through policy, systems and environmental changes.
This spending item is part of a $15,514,419 allocation. See details
Centers for Disease Control and Prevention 3/18/2010
FEDERAL WAY, CITY OF $180,000 ARRA - Prevention and Wellness--Communities Putting Prevention to Work Three year grant to pay for one time costs associated with reducing obesity and the chronic diseases it causes through policy, systems and environmental changes.
This spending item is part of a $15,514,419 allocation. See details
Centers for Disease Control and Prevention 3/18/2010
UNIVERSITY OF WASHINGTON $180,000 ARRA - Prevention and Wellness--Communities Putting Prevention to Work Three year grant investment to reduce tobacco use and tobacco initiation through by creating making it easier for adult tobacco users to quit and for youth and young adults to never start using tobacco. Focus of investment is on o... Show more
This spending item is part of a $9,970,781 allocation. See details
Centers for Disease Control and Prevention 3/18/2010
SEATTLE CHILDREN'S HOSPITAL $180,000 ARRA - Prevention and Wellness--Communities Putting Prevention to Work Three year grant to pay for one time costs associated with reducing obesity and the chronic diseases it causes through policy, systems and environmental changes.
This spending item is part of a $15,514,419 allocation. See details
Centers for Disease Control and Prevention 3/18/2010
BENAROYA RESEARCH INSTITUTE AT VIRGINIA MASON $179,968 Trans-NIH Recovery Act Research Support These studies are designed to extend the work in the parent grant on the role of the cytokine TSLP in regulating B cell development and function. Specifically, we will examine changes in the B cell transcriptome following exposure to TSLP, looking both g National Institutes of Health 6/29/2010
UNIVERSITY OF WASHINGTON $179,400 Trans-NIH Recovery Act Research Support This proposal is in response to Notice Number (NOT-OD-10-033), 'NIH Announces the Availability of Recovery Act Funds for Competitive Revision Applications (R01, R03, R15, R21, R21/R33, and R37) for HIV/AIDS-related Research through the NIH Basic Behaviora National Institutes of Health 8/18/2010
SEATTLE CHILDREN'S HOSPITAL $178,891 Trans-NIH Recovery Act Research Support STAT3 Functional Defects and a Novel Therapeutic Approach for Hyper IgE Syndrome -- Autosomal Dominant Hyper IgE Syndrome (AD-HIES) is caused by heterozygous hypomorphic mutations of the transcription regulator STAT3. Characteristically, these mutations o National Institutes of Health 9/22/2009
HOUSING AUTHORITY OF THE CITY OF SEATTLE $176,688 ARRA - Prevention and Wellness--Communities Putting Prevention to Work Three year grant investment to reduce tobacco use and tobacco initiation through by creating making it easier for adult tobacco users to quit and for youth and young adults to never start using tobacco. Focus of investment is on o... Show more
This spending item is part of a $9,970,781 allocation. See details
Centers for Disease Control and Prevention 3/18/2010
UNIVERSITY OF WASHINGTON $176,404 Recovery Act Comparative Effectiveness Research - AHRQ Background and Significance. In 2003-2005 Group Health implemented pharmacy-based, system-wide outreach efforts that increased statin use in enrollees with diabetes from 40 to 70%. Few studies have examined whether a large, population-level inc... Show more
This spending item is part of a $498,183 allocation. See details
Agency for Healthcare Research and Quality 9/30/2010
UNIVERSITY OF WASHINGTON $176,068 Trans-NIH Recovery Act Research Support We are requesting supplemental funds to employ a new graduate student to carry out studies that will accelerate our scientific progress on our funded proposal. The overall goal of the funded proposal is to determine whether the Muller glia of the mammalia National Institutes of Health 8/19/2009
FRED HUTCHINSON CANCER RESEARCH CENTER $176,000 Trans-NIH Recovery Act Research Support Upon bacterial infection, host cells release chemicals that damage the bacterial DNA. Such damage, if left unrepaired, leads to bacterial death. Recombination-based DNA repair proteins, specifically the RecBCD and AddAB helicase-nucleases, are excellent t National Institutes of Health 6/18/2009
FRED HUTCHINSON CANCER RESEARCH CENTER $176,000 Trans-NIH Recovery Act Research Support The differentiation of muscle precursor cells into contractile skeletal muscle fibers is necessary for normal muscle development and regeneration and, when defective, leads to musculoskeletal diseases such as muscular dystrophies and muscle tumors. This p National Institutes of Health 9/01/2009
FRED HUTCHINSON CANCER RESEARCH CENTER $176,000 Trans-NIH Recovery Act Research Support This study will explore the relationship between reported tobacco use and presence/amount of cotinine (an objective biomarker of smoking) in existing specimens linked to a large, widely available dataset often used for epidemiologic research, including fo National Institutes of Health 8/12/2009
ONEAMERICA $175,000 ARRA - Prevention and Wellness--Communities Putting Prevention to Work Three year grant to pay for one time costs associated with reducing obesity and the chronic diseases it causes through policy, systems and environmental changes.
This spending item is part of a $15,514,419 allocation. See details
Centers for Disease Control and Prevention 3/18/2010
UNIVERSITY OF WASHINGTON $174,880 Trans-NIH Recovery Act Research Support The overall goal of this project is to conduct comparative effectiveness research on breast cancer imaging modalities and strategies to inform evidence gaps on how to optimize breast cancer screening in community practice. The Breast Cancer Surveillance C
This spending item is part of a $3,992,841 allocation. See details
National Institutes of Health 9/30/2009
FRED HUTCHINSON CANCER RESEARCH CENTER $174,409 Trans-NIH Recovery Act Research Support The purpose of this Supplement application is to expand the medical record review component of our study of determinants of mortality after invasive breast cancer in middle- and older-aged women. Medical record reviews are a central part of the data colle National Institutes of Health 9/21/2009
KING, COUNTY OF $174,047 ARRA Health Center Integrated Services Development Initiative[g1] The Seattle-King County Department of Public HealthG??s Health Care for the Homeless programG??s $409,355 Increased Demand for Services (IDS) ARRA grant from the Health Resources and Services Administration is improving access to care ... Show more
This spending item is part of a $409,355 allocation. See details
Health Resources and Services Administration 3/27/2009
UNIVERSITY OF WASHINGTON $173,099 Trans-NIH Recovery Act Research Support This supplementary grant will fund the development of a 32-channel single cell analyzer for sphingolipid metabolism studies. We will employ micrfabrication technology to manufacture an interface with a set f 32 capillaries to automatically transfer the ce National Institutes of Health 9/21/2009
GROUP HEALTH COOPERATIVE $172,861 Trans-NIH Recovery Act Research Support This application addresses broad Challenge Area (04) Clinical Research and the specific Challenge Topic, 04-CA-111: Quality of Cancer Surgery and Outcomes. This application also has specific relevance to broad challenge area (05) Comparative Effectiveness
This spending item is part of a $1,093,494 allocation. See details
National Institutes of Health 9/29/2009
UNIVERSITY OF WASHINGTON $172,561 Trans-NIH Recovery Act Research Support This administrative supplement concerns physiological modulation of ion channels through G-protein-coupled receptors and seeks mechanistic and quantitative understanding of the signaling steps at the molecular level. The signals studied are generated by M National Institutes of Health 8/14/2009
UNIVERSITY OF WASHINGTON $172,560 Trans-NIH Recovery Act Research Support As part of the American Recovery and Reinvestment Act of 2009 (ARRA), FIC is soliciting one- and (if applicable) two-year administrative supplement requests to existing FIC research and research training grants for FY2009 and FY2010 to support U.S. postdo National Institutes of Health 9/03/2009
SEATTLE CHILDREN'S HOSPITAL $171,408 Trans-NIH Recovery Act Research Support Mitochondrial Effects on Sensitivity to Anesthetics -- Our laboratory exploits a very simple animal model, the nematode C. elegans, to investigate the molecular mechanism of volatile anesthetic action. The overwhelming majority of genes in National Institutes of Health 9/30/2009
FRED HUTCHINSON CANCER RESEARCH CENTER $171,212 Trans-NIH Recovery Act Research Support We aim to utilize expression microarrays to define gene expression profiles in a large cohort of FLT3/ITD AML patients who relapsed and contrast them to the expression signature in patients in long term remission. Funds from this administrative supplemen National Institutes of Health 8/31/2009
UNIVERSITY OF WASHINGTON $171,000 Trans-NIH Recovery Act Research Support The parent project aims at deciphering the molecular pathways supporting satellite cell function and at understanding how these are influenced during aging. Age-related skeletal muscle deterioration (sarcopenia) is characterized by a decline in mass, stre National Institutes of Health 9/18/2009
UNIVERSITY OF WASHINGTON $170,396 Trans-NIH Recovery Act Research Support Alzheimer's disease affects over 5 million people in the US costing the Federal Government over $100 billion dollars/year. Because our population is aging, in 2050, if the disease remains untreatable, there will be 16 million people in the US with AD cos
This spending item is part of a $5,401,791 allocation. See details
National Institutes of Health 9/29/2009
UNIVERSITY OF WASHINGTON $169,902 Trans-NIH Recovery Act Research Support The parent grant for this administrative supplement is conducting a clinical trial of intracranial pressure (ICP)-directed therapy for severe traumatic brain injury (TBI) vs. standard care without ICP monitoring in three centers in Bolivia. An observati National Institutes of Health 8/15/2009
UNIVERSITY OF WASHINGTON $169,692 Trans-NIH Recovery Act Research Support The parent grant is a Discovery Site for the NIDDK-funded Multidisciplinary Approach to the Study of Chronic Pelvic Pain (MAPP) Research Network, funded in September 2008. The MAPP Research Network is focused on a whole-body approach to the study of Inter National Institutes of Health 9/27/2009
SEATTLE CHILDREN'S HOSPITAL $169,006 Trans-NIH Recovery Act Research Support Cortisol Quantification Investigation (CQI), represents protocol 012 of the first cycle of the Collaborative Pediatric Critical Care Research Network (CPCCRN). This study was designed to compare centrifugal ultrafiltra-tion and equlibrium dialysis for fr
This spending item is part of a $270,169 allocation. See details
National Institutes of Health 9/14/2010
KING, COUNTY OF $168,080 ARRA - Immunization This project uses stimulus funds to give kids access to vaccine. It supports provider and community-based activities to improve Washington State?s childhood immunization rates and protect the public from vaccine-preventable diseases. The Immunization Pro
This spending item is part of a $1,998,362 allocation. See details
Centers for Disease Control and Prevention 9/15/2009
UNIVERSITY OF WASHINGTON $167,407 Trans-NIH Recovery Act Research Support Alzheimer's disease affects over 5 million people in the US costing the Federal Government over $100 billion dollars/year. Because our population is aging, in 2050, if the disease remains untreatable, there will be 16 million people in the US with AD cos
This spending item is part of a $5,401,791 allocation. See details
National Institutes of Health 9/29/2009
FRED HUTCHINSON CANCER RESEARCH CENTER $167,200 Trans-NIH Recovery Act Research Support The Administrative Unit will act to support and coordinate project administration and operation within the Center. A Physical Science Leader (Dr. Lindsay) and a Life Science Leader (Dr. Grady) and a project management team (a program manager and two coord
This spending item is part of a $3,409,687 allocation. See details
National Institutes of Health 9/28/2009
BENAROYA RESEARCH INSTITUTE AT VIRGINIA MASON $165,500 Trans-NIH Recovery Act Research Support This application is for funding of a study to characterize the human immune response before and after 2010-2011 influenza A/California/H1N1 seasonal vaccination by developing comprehensive immune profiles utilizing systems biology and bioinformatics appro
This spending item is part of a $3,496,853 allocation. See details
National Institutes of Health 7/12/2010
UNIVERSITY OF WASHINGTON $163,595 Trans-NIH Recovery Act Research Support Death of auditory hair cells is the primary cause of hearing loss and tinnitus. All mammals, including humans, are unable to form new auditory hair cells, and as a result, hearing loss and tinnitus are permanent conditions. In contrast, many mature anim National Institutes of Health 8/14/2009
UNIVERSITY OF WASHINGTON $163,356 Trans-NIH Recovery Act Research Support This proposal seeks continuation of funding to collect data on adult participants first assessed as preschool children. The study adds earlier waves of data collection in which parents and children were assessed over a 15-year period: when children were o National Institutes of Health 9/27/2009
CHILDREN'S HOME SOCIETY OF WASHINGTON $162,777 ARRA - Head Start Head Start ARRA COLA to award cost-of-living adjustment increase to Early Head Start staff serving 204 infants, toddlers and pregnant women. Also, ARRA Quality Improvement was awarded to the existing Early Head Start program operating in King and Walla W Administration for Children and Families 7/01/2009
KING, COUNTY OF $162,639 ARRA - Prevention and Wellness--Communities Putting Prevention to Work Three year grant investment to reduce tobacco use and tobacco initiation through by creating making it easier for adult tobacco users to quit and for youth and young adults to never start using tobacco. Focus of investment is on o... Show more
This spending item is part of a $9,970,781 allocation. See details
Centers for Disease Control and Prevention 3/18/2010
SENIOR SERVICES OF SEATTLE AND KING COUNTY $162,400 Special Programs for the Aging-Title IV_Training Research and Discretiona In collaboration with the Recovery Act-funded Communities Putting Prevention to work (CPPW) program, this funding will support the deployment of evidence-based chronic disease self-management programs that empower older people... Show more
This spending item is part of a $2,837,500 allocation. See details
Administration on Aging 3/31/2010
KENT SCHOOL DISTRICT 415 $162,350 ARRA - Prevention and Wellness--Communities Putting Prevention to Work Three year grant to pay for one time costs associated with reducing obesity and the chronic diseases it causes through policy, systems and environmental changes.
This spending item is part of a $15,514,419 allocation. See details
Centers for Disease Control and Prevention 3/18/2010
FRED HUTCHINSON CANCER RESEARCH CENTER $162,147 Trans-NIH Recovery Act Research Support Prostate cancer metastasizes to the bone in approximately 90% of patients with advanced disease and dissemination of tumor cells to the bone can lead to replacement of bone marrow, spinal cord compression, fracture, severe bone pain, cachexia and death. T
This spending item is part of a $998,713 allocation. See details
National Institutes of Health 9/29/2009
UNIVERSITY OF WASHINGTON $161,552 Trans-NIH Recovery Act Research Support This Program Project proposes to facilitate an improved understanding of biological systems governing food intake, body fat mass and obesity pathogenesis. While many key molecules and neuronal cell types have been identified, it is the interactions betwee
This spending item is part of a $267,195 allocation. See details
National Institutes of Health 5/25/2010
FRED HUTCHINSON CANCER RESEARCH CENTER $161,334 Trans-NIH Recovery Act Research Support The flawless execution of cell division is essential to the generation and survival of all organisms. During every cell cycle, chromosomes must be accurately partitioned to daughter cells to prevent genomic instability and aneuploidy, a hallmark of all t National Institutes of Health 9/16/2009
FRED HUTCHINSON CANCER RESEARCH CENTER $161,103 Trans-NIH Recovery Act Research Support The overall goal of this project is to examine local innate immune mechanisms of resistance to genital mucosal HSV infection. Specifically, we will measure the ability of human genital mucosal secretions to inhibit infection by herpes simplex virus (HSV)
This spending item is part of a $414,605 allocation. See details
National Institutes of Health 7/23/2009
KING, COUNTY OF $160,000 ARRA - Immunization This project uses stimulus funds to give kids access to vaccine. It supports provider and community-based activities to improve Washington State?s childhood immunization rates and protect the public from vaccine-preventable diseases. The Immunization Pro
This spending item is part of a $1,998,362 allocation. See details
Centers for Disease Control and Prevention 9/15/2009
WASHINGTON STATE COMMUNITY ACTION PARTNERSHIP $160,000 ARRA - Community Services Block Grant This award will provide critical training and technical assistance to 30 Community Action Agencies in Washington State. The funding will be used to implement a Community Relations strategy to help better inform the public of programs created and availab Administration for Children and Families 9/30/2009
PUGET SOUND EDUCATIONAL SERVICE DISTRICT $160,000 ARRA - Prevention and Wellness--Communities Putting Prevention to Work Three year grant investment to reduce tobacco use and tobacco initiation through by creating making it easier for adult tobacco users to quit and for youth and young adults to never start using tobacco. Focus of investment is on o... Show more
This spending item is part of a $9,970,781 allocation. See details
Centers for Disease Control and Prevention 3/18/2010
UNIVERSITY OF WASHINGTON $158,851 Trans-NIH Recovery Act Research Support It is estimated that 10% of the population is affected by sensorineural or nerve deafness that usually arises from sensory hair cell loss or damage. Sensory deficits resulting from hair cell loss have been considered irreversible because the production o National Institutes of Health 8/14/2009
UNIVERSITY OF WASHINGTON $158,490 Trans-NIH Recovery Act Research Support This American Recovery and Reinvestment Act (ARRA) administrative supplement for RO1 DK079745-01 would be used primarily to support the salary of Courtney Rees, a Health Services PhD candidate, a very talented PhD predoctoral student who is interested in National Institutes of Health 9/29/2009
SEATTLE BIOMEDICAL RESEARCH INSTITUTE $158,118 Trans-NIH Recovery Act Research Support Many important diseases, including malaria, hepatitis and AIDS, could be eliminated by successful vaccines. However, such vaccines are elusive. This project aims to develop a new approach to making vaccines more effective. Our research has revealed an une
This spending item is part of a $434,268 allocation. See details
National Institutes of Health 8/13/2009
BENAROYA RESEARCH INSTITUTE AT VIRGINIA MASON $157,930 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
This spending item is part of a $999,974 allocation. See details
National Institutes of Health 9/30/2009
FRED HUTCHINSON CANCER RESEARCH CENTER $157,367 Trans-NIH Recovery Act Research Support The goal of this project is to produce comprehensive, high-definition maps of mouse regulatory DNA marked by DNaseI hypersensitive sites to parallel the human catalogue currently under production by the ENCODE Project. Digital DNaseI technology enables e
This spending item is part of a $1,350,000 allocation. See details
National Institutes of Health 9/29/2009
UNIVERSITY OF WASHINGTON $156,000 Trans-NIH Recovery Act Research Support Although Parkinson's disease (PD) was first described in 1817, the cause still remains obscure. A large body of experimental evidence indicates that destruction of dopaminergic neurons may result from a series of inter-related mechanisms involving microgl National Institutes of Health 5/15/2009
UNIVERSITY OF WASHINGTON $156,000 Trans-NIH Recovery Act Research Support Head and neck cancers (HNSCC) are the fifth most common malignancy worldwide. Human papillomavirus (HPV) infection has recently been identified as an etiologic agent for development of a subgroup of HNSCC (i.e., oral-pharyngeal cancers) with up to a third National Institutes of Health 7/17/2009
UNIVERSITY OF WASHINGTON $155,876 Trans-NIH Recovery Act Research Support Research on the influence of gender on sexual behavior has tended to focus on women, leading to a relative lack of knowledge of the male side of gender, and the development and content of men's perspectives on their sexual behavior, prompting NICHD to iss National Institutes of Health 9/28/2009
FRED HUTCHINSON CANCER RESEARCH CENTER $155,120 Trans-NIH Recovery Act Research Support Scope of the overall project and anticipated contribution of the requested supplement: Scope of parent grant: The discovery of putative causal (genuine) genetic variants associated with complex diseases and traits, such as cardiovascular diseases, cancer,
This spending item is part of a $1,457,800 allocation. See details
National Institutes of Health 9/10/2009
UNIVERSITY OF WASHINGTON $154,949 Trans-NIH Recovery Act Research Support We discovered mutations in the Senataxin gene (SETX) as the molecular basis of a juvenile-onset, autosomal dominant (AD) form of familial amyotrophic lateral sclerosis (ALS). This form of ALS, known as ALS4, is an essentially pure motor systems disorder c National Institutes of Health 5/15/2009
UNIVERSITY OF WASHINGTON $154,481 Trans-NIH Recovery Act Research Support This a supplemental request to develop the second phase of a database program that provides easy access to 500,000 image files in a convenient format on our web page for scientists studying pattern recognition. National Institutes of Health 9/30/2009
GROUP HEALTH COOPERATIVE $153,832 Trans-NIH Recovery Act Research Support Atrial fibrillation (AF) is a common arrhythmia and is assuming increased public health importance as the population ages. The overall objective of this project is to identify novel risk factors for the development of incident AF and to evaluate its natu
This spending item is part of a $1,194,134 allocation. See details
National Institutes of Health 8/14/2009
HEALTHPOINT $153,655 ARRA Health Center Integrated Services Development Initiative[g1] The Seattle-King County Department of Public HealthG??s Health Care for the Homeless programG??s $409,355 Increased Demand for Services (IDS) ARRA grant from the Health Resources and Services Administration is improving access to care ... Show more
This spending item is part of a $409,355 allocation. See details
Health Resources and Services Administration 3/27/2009
INSTITUTE FOR SYSTEMS BIOLOGY $152,640 Trans-NIH Recovery Act Research Support Peroxisomes are dynamic, essential organelles that house numerous regulated metabolic pathways and respond dramatically to several external stimuli. Their function and biogenesis are linked to many human health concerns including neuropathologies, cancer, National Institutes of Health 1/08/2010
UNIVERSITY OF WASHINGTON $152,197 Trans-NIH Recovery Act Research Support The overall goal of this proposal is to understand the contribution of metabolic, behavioral and diabetes-specific risk factors to the development of cardiovascular sub-clinical abnormalities in adolescents and young adults with T1D, as compared to non-di
This spending item is part of a $1,522,341 allocation. See details
National Institutes of Health 9/21/2009
COMMUNITY PEDIATRIC FOUNDATION OF WASHINGTON $151,781 ARRA - Prevention and Wellness--Communities Putting Prevention to Work Three year grant to pay for one time costs associated with reducing obesity and the chronic diseases it causes through policy, systems and environmental changes.
This spending item is part of a $15,514,419 allocation. See details
Centers for Disease Control and Prevention 3/18/2010
CANCER RESEARCH AND BIOSTATISTICS $151,135 Trans-NIH Recovery Act Research Support The mission of the Southwest Oncology Group is to conduct clinical trials to prevent and treat cancer in adults, and to improve the quality of life for cancer survivors. The Group's network includes more than 5,000 physicians who practice at nearly 550 in
This spending item is part of a $410,460 allocation. See details
National Institutes of Health 6/11/2010
SEATTLE, CITY OF $150,828 Aging Home-Delivered Nutrition Services for States ARRA provided funding for Home-Delivered Nutrition Services. Established in 1978 under the Older Americans Act, the program provides meals to seniors who are homebound.
This spending item is part of a $633,445 allocation. See details
Administration on Aging 3/18/2009
BENAROYA RESEARCH INSTITUTE AT VIRGINIA MASON $150,000 Trans-NIH Recovery Act Research Support Non-alcholic fatty liver disease (NAFLD) and non-alcoholic steatohepatitis (NASH) are important causes of chronic liver disease in the United States. The NASH Clinical Research Network (NASH CRN) was established in 2002 to conduct research related to its National Institutes of Health 1/25/2010
SEA-MAR COMMUNITY HEALTH CENTER $150,000 ARRA - Prevention and Wellness--Communities Putting Prevention to Work Three year grant to pay for one time costs associated with reducing obesity and the chronic diseases it causes through policy, systems and environmental changes.
This spending item is part of a $15,514,419 allocation. See details
Centers for Disease Control and Prevention 3/18/2010
SEATTLE CHILDREN'S HOSPITAL $149,998 Trans-NIH Recovery Act Research Support This proposal for an administrative supplement responds to the NlCHD Recovery Act priority scientific area of Maternal and Child Health. It focuses on effectiveness of pharmaceuticals and applied research in psychological development in children with a co
This spending item is part of a $299,998 allocation. See details
National Institutes of Health 9/29/2009
FRED HUTCHINSON CANCER RESEARCH CENTER $149,945 Trans-NIH Recovery Act Research Support Building from the parent grant study, the immediate goal of this administrative supplement is to test national dissemination of an internet-based intervention to a national cohort of hematopoietic stem cell transplantation (HSCT) survivors. This project National Institutes of Health 8/19/2010
FIRST A.M.E.CHILD & FAMILY CTR $149,109 ARRA - Head Start Head Start Quality Improvement and COLA (ARRA). This award provides for ARRA Cost of Living Adjustment (COLA), and Quality Improvement Funding consistent with the provisions of Section 640(a)(5) of the Head Start Act for the Head Start and Early Head Sta Administration for Children and Families 6/02/2009
UNIVERSITY OF WASHINGTON $148,805 Trans-NIH Recovery Act Research Support Nonviral Gene Medicine for Hemophilia A -- The goal of this study is to develop a safe, efficient, and clinically feasible nonviral gene therapy strategy for the treatment of hemophilia A. Currently hemophilia A patients are treated with repeated infusio
This spending item is part of a $2,355,329 allocation. See details
National Institutes of Health 7/17/2009
SWEDISH HEALTH SERVICES $148,632 Trans-NIH Recovery Act Research Support Intravenous (IV) administration of tissue plasminogen activator (tPA) is an effective and approved therapy for acute stroke when treatment is begun within 3 hours of symptom onset. Recent data suggest limited benefits up to 4.5 hours after symptom onset
This spending item is part of a $3,067,107 allocation. See details
National Institutes of Health 9/28/2009
UNIVERSITY OF WASHINGTON $147,522 Trans-NIH Recovery Act Research Support Obstructive sleep apnea occurs in 2-4% of middle age adults and results in significant morbidity and mortality. The first line therapy is provision of continuous positive airway pressure (CPAP) via a nasal mask chronically. Nasal resistance related to nas National Institutes of Health 7/16/2009
UNIVERSITY OF WASHINGTON $147,470 Trans-NIH Recovery Act Research Support The seminal fluid proteins of Drosophila melanogaster have been extensively studied and are known to play a critical role in male and female reproductive success (1). Most fly seminal fluid proteins are accessory proteins (Acps), which are produced in a National Institutes of Health 9/28/2009
NEIGHBORHOOD HOUSE, INCORPORATED $147,066 ARRA - Head Start The funding provided a Cost of Living Adjustment (COLA) increase of 1.84% for Head Start and Early Head Start which will be used to pay for an increase in staff salaries over the 12 month period following the grant award date. Additional funding was prov Administration for Children and Families 6/02/2009
UNIVERSITY OF WASHINGTON $146,560 Trans-NIH Recovery Act Research Support Our ultimate goal is to develop a general protocol that will define bacterial adhesion receptor:ligand interactions, in their native states as a function of fluid shear - for both pure and mixed culture biofilms. With NIH support, we will develop this pro National Institutes of Health 6/04/2009
UNIVERSITY OF WASHINGTON $145,639 Trans-NIH Recovery Act Research Support The goal of our proposal is to develop a statistical framework forprobabilistic population projections and for assessing uncertainty inlinked demographic-disease models. This will yield probability-basedprediction intervals around all outputs of the model National Institutes of Health 8/18/2010
Outlook Associates, LLC $144,500 ARRA Health Center Integrated Services Development Initiative[g1] NEVHC will utilize CIP funds to implement the following projects which will help us meet our mission to provide quality, safe primary health care to the low income and vulnerable residents of Los Angeles. 1) Renovation of a leased spac... Show more
This spending item is part of a $2,500,000 allocation. See details
Health Resources and Services Administration 6/25/2009
FRED HUTCHINSON CANCER RESEARCH CENTER $143,429 Trans-NIH Recovery Act Research Support In order to halt the HIV epidemic, it is becoming increasingly important to understand the biology of HIV transmission at the sites of primary infection within the genital tract. Studies of women who are exposed to HIV yet remain uninfected may provide a
This spending item is part of a $190,000 allocation. See details
National Institutes of Health 5/17/2010
KING, COUNTY OF $142,458 ARRA - Prevention and Wellness--Communities Putting Prevention to Work To provide Public Health-Seattle King County (PHSKC) with the funding to collect the necessary baseline and follow-up behavioral data to help evaluate their Communities Putting Prevention to Work (CPPW) grant activites. Specifica... Show more
This spending item is part of a $423,678 allocation. See details
Centers for Disease Control and Prevention 8/06/2010
GROUP HEALTH COOPERATIVE $142,120 ARRA - Prevention and Wellness--Communities Putting Prevention to Work Three year grant investment to reduce tobacco use and tobacco initiation through by creating making it easier for adult tobacco users to quit and for youth and young adults to never start using tobacco. Focus of investment is on o... Show more
This spending item is part of a $9,970,781 allocation. See details
Centers for Disease Control and Prevention 3/18/2010
PROGRAM FOR APPROPRIATE TECHNOLOGY IN HEALTH $140,241 Trans-NIH Recovery Act Research Support The purpose of this project is to accelerate the development of the betamethasone Uniject device, an innovative technology that simplifies the administration of intra-muscular drugs. The betamethasone Uniject device will be used as part of a multi-compone
This spending item is part of a $227,835 allocation. See details
National Institutes of Health 9/30/2009
FRED HUTCHINSON CANCER RESEARCH CENTER $138,561 Trans-NIH Recovery Act Research Support The goal of this proposal is to introduce high school and undergraduate students from all segments of the population to state-of-the-art cancer research and encourage the pursuit of cancer research as a career. This is the best way to increase the pipeli National Institutes of Health 5/29/2009
UNIVERSITY OF WASHINGTON $138,117 ARRA ? Equipment to Enhance Training for Health Professionals MEDEX Northwest, the School of Medicine's Physician Assistant Program is submitting a grant to the Health Resources and Services Administration (HRSA) to purchase equipment to enhance training for Physician Assistants. MEDEX was created in... Show more Health Resources and Services Administration 9/04/2010
UNIVERSITY OF WASHINGTON $137,980 Trans-NIH Recovery Act Research Support Our research is aimed at determining how cysteinates influence function in non-heme iron enzymes. Cysteinate-ligated non-heme iron containing SOR and NHase are involved in the detoxification of superoxide radicals, and nitrile wastes, respectively. Supero National Institutes of Health 3/16/2010
FRED HUTCHINSON CANCER RESEARCH CENTER $136,565 Trans-NIH Recovery Act Research Support The Fbw7 ubiquitin ligase is central to the negative regulation of a number of growth promoting proteins. A central goal of my K08 proposal is to utilize mouse models to understand how loss of Fbw7 contributes to colorectal tumorigenesis in vivo. As the u National Institutes of Health 9/15/2009
PACIFIC NORTHWEST RESEARCH INSTITUTE $134,043 Trans-NIH Recovery Act Research Support NIDDK Supplemental Grant Proposal Aim 1) Enhance TEDDY subject compliance and retention via two programs of increased staffing: A) Home visits by TEDDY staff team (phlebotomist & nutritionist). Proposed Procedures Home visits are only offered National Institutes of Health 8/09/2010
SEATTLE CHILDREN'S HOSPITAL $133,834 Trans-NIH Recovery Act Research Support HHV-6 and CNS disease following stem cell transplant -- Human herpesvirus 6 (HHV-6) has been implicated as an important cause of morbidity and mortality following hematopoietic cell transplantation (HCT). There are compelling data linking human herpesv
This spending item is part of a $278,321 allocation. See details
National Institutes of Health 9/01/2009
UNIVERSITY OF WASHINGTON $133,345 Trans-NIH Recovery Act Research Support The overall goal of this project is to examine local innate immune mechanisms of resistance to genital mucosal HSV infection. Specifically, we will measure the ability of human genital mucosal secretions to inhibit infection by herpes simplex virus (HSV)
This spending item is part of a $414,605 allocation. See details
National Institutes of Health 7/23/2009
UNIVERSITY OF WASHINGTON $132,600 Trans-NIH Recovery Act Research Support Studies of familial Alzheimer's disease (AD) have revealed three important AD genes, Amyloid Precursor Protein (APP), Presenilin 1 PS1) and Presenilin 2 (PS2), in which mutations lead to autosomal dominant AD with nearly complete penetrance. Recent litera National Institutes of Health 5/14/2009
UNIVERSITY OF WASHINGTON $132,316 Trans-NIH Recovery Act Research Support The University of Washington U54 SCCPIR center is entitled Clinical and Basic Studies in Male Reproduction and this request for an administrative supplement is responsive to the intent of ARRA to promote job creation and accelerate the pace and achievemen
This spending item is part of a $242,347 allocation. See details
National Institutes of Health 9/22/2009
UNIVERSITY OF WASHINGTON $131,211 Trans-NIH Recovery Act Research Support The primary goal of this supplement is to expedite data analysis and manuscript development relevant to the major aims of the parent grant. The overall goal of the parent grant (R37 AG024102) is to examine whether cognitive status and cognitive change in National Institutes of Health 6/30/2009
ALERE WELLBEING, INC. $130,535 ARRA - Prevention and Wellness--State Territories and Pacific Islands Grant funds to carry out initiative that includes tobacco cessation through quitline and media services, including access to cessation services for state employees, retirees, and their dependents.
This spending item is part of a $2,194,059 allocation. See details
Centers for Disease Control and Prevention 2/09/2010
UNIVERSITY OF WASHINGTON $130,050 Trans-NIH Recovery Act Research Support Genome-wide association (GWA) studies have made great progress in the identification of regions that are likely to contain genetic variants contributing to the risk of cardiovascular, lung and blood diseases. Despite these successes, variants identified t
This spending item is part of a $2,343,137 allocation. See details
National Institutes of Health 9/28/2009
UNIVERSITY OF WASHINGTON $129,541 Trans-NIH Recovery Act Research Support Urethritis, the most common male reproductive tract infection syndrome, resulted in over 200,000 physician office visits per year in 2001, the last year in which such data were collected. Nevertheless, the etiology of 20-50% of non-gonococcal urethritis National Institutes of Health 5/10/2010
NAVOS MENTAL HEALTH SOLUTIONS $127,736 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 $16,872,951 allocation. See details
National Institutes of Health 7/13/2009
UNIVERSITY OF WASHINGTON $127,719 Trans-NIH Recovery Act Research Support DNA microarrays are in principle particularly well suited for real-time identification of known or related species. Microarrays are inherently parallel, as hundreds to thousands of nucleic acid signatures can be probed for in a single hybridization assay National Institutes of Health 5/21/2009
SEATTLE CHILDREN'S HOSPITAL $127,119 Trans-NIH Recovery Act Research Support This application responds to NHLBI Participation in Research and Research Infrastructure 'Grand Opportunities' (RC2) (RFA-OD-09-004) for Large-scale DNA Sequencing and Molecular Profiling of Well-Phenotyped NHLBI Cohorts. The major goal of this proposal
This spending item is part of a $5,155,213 allocation. See details
National Institutes of Health 9/29/2009
UNIVERSITY OF WASHINGTON $126,782 Trans-NIH Recovery Act Research Support New non-destructive tissue imaging tools, including optical projection tomography (OPT) and micro-computed tomography (microCT) are now being utilized for model organism research. These technologies will have appeal to developmental biologists and others National Institutes of Health 9/24/2009
UNIVERSITY OF WASHINGTON $126,779 Trans-NIH Recovery Act Research Support This application is for a Recovery Act Administrative Supplement to a current R01 award. The initial and ongoing goals follow.The ability to regenerate structures and biological function would be of considerable value to a large number of patients. For m National Institutes of Health 9/25/2009
UNIVERSITY OF WASHINGTON $125,746 ARRA - Scholarships for Disadvantaged Students Scholarhips for Medical and Pharmacy students from disadvantaged backgrounds. Health Resources and Services Administration 9/03/2009
PUBLIC KNOWLEDGE, LLC $125,650 ARRA - Immunization ARRA 317 Supplemental Reaching More Children & Adults - Funding to support states and communities in establishing and maintaining preventive health service programs to immumize individuals against vaccine-preventable diseases. The funds will help expand
This spending item is part of a $396,855 allocation. See details
Centers for Disease Control and Prevention 9/21/2009
UNIVERSITY OF WASHINGTON $125,290 Trans-NIH Recovery Act Research Support American College of Radiology Imaging Network (ACRIN) - Early Phase Imaging in Therapeutic Clinical Trials. This supplement enables ACRIN to extend its activities with respect to the development of 2 important molecular imaging agents including 18F fluoro
This spending item is part of a $3,088,082 allocation. See details
National Institutes of Health 8/12/2009
GROUP HEALTH COOPERATIVE $125,022 ARRA - Health Information Technology - Beacon Communities Inland Northwest Health Services, a health care system that is nationally recognized for the advancement and use of health information technology (HIT), along with an extensive coalition of health care and public health organizations in Easter... Show more
This spending item is part of a $15,702,479 allocation. See details
Health and Human Services, Department of 5/04/2010
QUALIS HEALTH $125,000 ARRA Health Center Integrated Services Development Initiative[g1] The Seattle-King County Department of Public HealthG??s Health Care for the Homeless program has completed implementation of a health center Capital Improvement Project (CIP) award that included projects designed to improve access to a... Show more
This spending item is part of a $1,025,635 allocation. See details
Health Resources and Services Administration 6/25/2009
MICROSOFT CORPORATION SITZ IN REDMOND CORPORATION $125,000 Leveraging Health Data for Rapid Comparative Effectiveness Analysis Pilot Test
This spending item is part of a $398,289 allocation. See details
Program Support Center 4/21/2010
Entre Hermanos $125,000 ARRA - Prevention and Wellness--Communities Putting Prevention to Work Three year grant investment to reduce tobacco use and tobacco initiation through by creating making it easier for adult tobacco users to quit and for youth and young adults to never start using tobacco. Focus of investment is on o... Show more
This spending item is part of a $9,970,781 allocation. See details
Centers for Disease Control and Prevention 3/18/2010
UNIVERSITY OF WASHINGTON $124,695 Trans-NIH Recovery Act Research Support This a request for supplemental funding for an existing NIH grant (61-1583). The funding will provide in addition to equipment and supply needs, salary support for the remainder of the one-year extension period. The supplemental funding will be directed National Institutes of Health 8/03/2009
UNIVERSITY OF WASHINGTON $124,499 Trans-NIH Recovery Act Research Support The long term goal of the parental grant is to gain a better understanding and control over human embryonic stem cells (hESCs) by identifying and manipulating the key microRNAs required for hESC self-renewal and differentiation. In the present supplement National Institutes of Health 8/31/2009
UNIVERSITY OF WASHINGTON $122,899 Trans-NIH Recovery Act Research Support According to the World Health Organization, 15 million people worldwide suffer a stroke every year. Of these, 5 million die and another 5 million are left permanently disabled, placing a heavy burden on families, communities, and governments. While patien
This spending item is part of a $1,550,402 allocation. See details
National Institutes of Health 6/01/2009
UNIVERSITY OF WASHINGTON $122,555 Trans-NIH Recovery Act Research Support In the parent grant 1R01AG031136 entitled Identifying and characterizing protein quality control mechanisms in the nucleus we described three aims: (1) determine the regions within San1 responsible for substrate targeting; (2) determine the features of an National Institutes of Health 9/04/2009
UNIVERSITY OF WASHINGTON $122,142 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
This spending item is part of a $8,081,413 allocation. See details
National Institutes of Health 9/14/2009
UNIVERSITY OF WASHINGTON $122,098 Trans-NIH Recovery Act Research Support We propose that Cancer is a dynamic complex multiscale system that can only truly be understood via the integration of theory and experiments. The goal of the proposal is to use such an integrated approach to better understand, predict and treat cancer.
This spending item is part of a $3,717,440 allocation. See details
National Institutes of Health 9/29/2009
UNIVERSITY OF WASHINGTON $121,855 Trans-NIH Recovery Act Research Support Numerous genomic applications for cancer have become available offering the promise of effective and efficient cancer care tailored to the genetic profile of the patient or disease?Genomics and Personalized Medicine (GPM). The current regulatory structure
This spending item is part of a $4,000,000 allocation. See details
National Institutes of Health 9/29/2009
UNIVERSITY OF WASHINGTON $120,591 Trans-NIH Recovery Act Research Support We are proposing additional research through an ARRA administrative supplement in order to conduct studies that leverage existing samples and data to accelerate the pace of research in the field of HIV prevention. Briefly, the parent study entitled, Anti National Institutes of Health 6/01/2010
KENT, CITY OF $120,198 ARRA - Prevention and Wellness--Communities Putting Prevention to Work Three year grant to pay for one time costs associated with reducing obesity and the chronic diseases it causes through policy, systems and environmental changes.
This spending item is part of a $15,514,419 allocation. See details
Centers for Disease Control and Prevention 3/18/2010
UNIVERSITY OF WASHINGTON $120,157 Trans-NIH Recovery Act Research Support The overall goal of this project is to examine local innate immune mechanisms of resistance to genital mucosal HSV infection. Specifically, we will measure the ability of human genital mucosal secretions to inhibit infection by herpes simplex virus (HSV)
This spending item is part of a $414,605 allocation. See details
National Institutes of Health 7/23/2009
HOUSING AUTHORITY OF THE COUNTY OF KING $120,000 ARRA - Prevention and Wellness--Communities Putting Prevention to Work Three year grant investment to reduce tobacco use and tobacco initiation through by creating making it easier for adult tobacco users to quit and for youth and young adults to never start using tobacco. Focus of investment is on o... Show more
This spending item is part of a $9,970,781 allocation. See details
Centers for Disease Control and Prevention 3/18/2010
UNIVERSITY OF WASHINGTON $118,193 Trans-NIH Recovery Act Research Support Project objective: This project will perform annual cognitive evaluations on subjects previously enrolled in the Alzheimer's Disease Anti-Inflammatory Protection Trial (ADAPT). The purpose of these evaluations is to extend observations on the ADAPT outc
This spending item is part of a $5,985,586 allocation. See details
National Institutes of Health 8/12/2009
UNIVERSITY OF WASHINGTON $117,266 ARRA - Prevention and Wellness--Communities Putting Prevention to Work Three year grant to pay for one time costs associated with reducing obesity and the chronic diseases it causes through policy, systems and environmental changes.
This spending item is part of a $15,514,419 allocation. See details
Centers for Disease Control and Prevention 3/18/2010
UNIVERSITY OF WASHINGTON $117,112 Trans-NIH Recovery Act Research Support The lung represents a major interface between the external world and our bodies. Thus, the lung must be able to effectively resist injurious agents while preventing an over-exuberant inflammatory response. When this does not occur, unregulated inflammat National Institutes of Health 7/23/2009
FRED HUTCHINSON CANCER RESEARCH CENTER $116,797 Trans-NIH Recovery Act Research Support In this supplement, we propose to use chronic myeloid leukemia (CML) as a test bed to accelerate the tempo of research in Aim 2 of the parent grant, namely, the development of supervised methods for the identification of biologically meaningful predictors
This spending item is part of a $299,439 allocation. See details
National Institutes of Health 9/25/2009
UNIVERSITY OF WASHINGTON $116,357 Trans-NIH Recovery Act Research Support This application is submitted as Recovery Act administrative supplement to our grant entitled 'Latent TB Detection and Implications in HIV-1 Infected Women and their Children' (1 R21 HD058477-01).This administrative supplement aims to accelerate our ongoi National Institutes of Health 9/01/2010
UNIVERSITY OF WASHINGTON $115,674 Trans-NIH Recovery Act Research Support Targeted gene correction enlists a cell's own homologous recombination pathways to correct genetic deficiencies. Correction is targeted to the mutant gene by a DNA break, and templated by a correct copy of the mutant region, provided in trans. We are cu National Institutes of Health 8/31/2009
UNIVERSITY OF WASHINGTON $115,481 Trans-NIH Recovery Act Research Support The long-term objective of this research is to help eliminate the suffering and death of children with brain cancer. Brain cancers are the most common solid tumors in children. Survival remains poor for patients with metastases or recurrence; current ther National Institutes of Health 9/28/2009
UNIVERSITY OF WASHINGTON $115,000 Trans-NIH Recovery Act Research Support It is essential to develop surface analysis techniques capable of providing quantitative and detailed surface chemical state information at high spatial resolutions, both for 2-D imaging of surfaces and 3-D imaging of the near surface region. Until recen National Institutes of Health 1/07/2010
GROUP HEALTH COOPERATIVE $114,389 Trans-NIH Recovery Act Research Support Atrial fibrillation (AF) is a common arrhythmia and is assuming increased public health importance as the population ages. The overall objective of this project is to identify novel risk factors for the development of incident AF and to evaluate its natu
This spending item is part of a $1,194,134 allocation. See details
National Institutes of Health 8/14/2009
KING, COUNTY OF $114,197 ARRA - Prevention and Wellness--Communities Putting Prevention to Work Three year grant investment to reduce tobacco use and tobacco initiation through by creating making it easier for adult tobacco users to quit and for youth and young adults to never start using tobacco. Focus of investment is on o... Show more
This spending item is part of a $9,970,781 allocation. See details
Centers for Disease Control and Prevention 3/18/2010
Easter Seals Washington $113,984 ARRA - Head Start This grant provides Head Start comprehensive child development services for 90 children ages 3-5 in center-based programming in King County, Washington. Services are provided at 3 sites.
This spending item is part of a $1,918,255 allocation. See details
Administration for Children and Families 9/18/2009
RECOVERY CENTERS OF KING COUNTY $113,327 Trans-NIH Recovery Act Research Support The broad, long-term objective of the proposed randomized clinical trial is to evaluate the efficacy and mechanisms of change of two cognitive-behavioral aftercare treatments for alcohol and other drug (AOD) use disorders in preventing AOD relapse compare
This spending item is part of a $1,415,659 allocation. See details
National Institutes of Health 7/16/2009
UNIVERSITY OF WASHINGTON $112,982 Trans-NIH Recovery Act Research Support Insulin like molecules alter system-wide protein turnover, yet the effects on individual proteins is unclear. A change in a protein's turnover can alter the stoichiometry of the active protein and ultimately affect the efficiency of a pathway. Additiona National Institutes of Health 2/05/2009
UNIVERSITY OF WASHINGTON $112,652 Trans-NIH Recovery Act Research Support Insulin like molecules alter system-wide protein turnover, yet the effects on individual proteins is unclear. A change in a protein's turnover can alter the stoichiometry of the active protein and ultimately affect the efficiency of a pathway. Additiona National Institutes of Health 2/05/2009
UNIVERSITY OF WASHINGTON $111,101 Trans-NIH Recovery Act Research Support This application addresses the broad Challenge Area (05) Comparative Effectiveness Research and specific Challenge Topic, 05-GM-101: Anesthesiology Clinical Pharmacology Sepsis Trauma, Burn, and Peri-operative Injury Wound Healing. Traumatic brain injury
This spending item is part of a $980,750 allocation. See details
National Institutes of Health 9/30/2009
SEATTLE, CITY OF $110,822 ARRA - Prevention and Wellness--Communities Putting Prevention to Work Three year grant to pay for one time costs associated with reducing obesity and the chronic diseases it causes through policy, systems and environmental changes.
This spending item is part of a $15,514,419 allocation. See details
Centers for Disease Control and Prevention 3/18/2010
UNIVERSITY OF WASHINGTON $110,730 Trans-NIH Recovery Act Research Support The Gene-Environment Initiative Whole Genome Association project (GENEVA) is generating large amounts of genetic and phenotypic data on large numbers of individuals. The Department of Biostatistics at the University of Washington houses the Coordinating National Institutes of Health 6/05/2009
ALERE WELLBEING, INC. $110,700 Under the direction of the U.S. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention's Office on Smoking and Health, RTI International will provide expertise and technical assistance to support CDC-OSH and states in the production and maximum utilization of high-qu
This spending item is part of a $1,075,625 allocation. See details
Centers for Disease Control and Prevention 8/30/2010
VETERANS HEALTH ADMINISTRATION $110,031 Trans-NIH Recovery Act Research Support The University of Washington U54 SCCPIR center is entitled Clinical and Basic Studies in Male Reproduction and this request for an administrative supplement is responsive to the intent of ARRA to promote job creation and accelerate the pace and achievemen
This spending item is part of a $242,347 allocation. See details
National Institutes of Health 9/22/2009
UNIVERSITY OF WASHINGTON $110,000 Trans-NIH Recovery Act Research Support Non-invasive techniques for imaging blood flow - down to capillary-level resolution - are of paramount importance in order to research and diagnose diseases that have vascular etiology or involvement. Current optical imaging techniques are able to achieve National Institutes of Health 4/22/2011
ETUBICS CORP $109,056 Trans-NIH Recovery Act Research Support Project is designed to evaluate the cell-mediated immune (CMI) response in non-human primates that have been immunized against SIV Gag, Pol, Nef. Specifically, we will perform ELISpot and cytometric flow separation studies to determine the level of CMI an National Institutes of Health 8/15/2009
HORN OF AFRICA SERVICES INC $108,936 ARRA - Prevention and Wellness--Communities Putting Prevention to Work Three year grant to pay for one time costs associated with reducing obesity and the chronic diseases it causes through policy, systems and environmental changes.
This spending item is part of a $15,514,419 allocation. See details
Centers for Disease Control and Prevention 3/18/2010
FRED HUTCHINSON CANCER RESEARCH CENTER $108,456 Trans-NIH Recovery Act Research Support HHV-6 and CNS disease following stem cell transplant -- Human herpesvirus 6 (HHV-6) has been implicated as an important cause of morbidity and mortality following hematopoietic cell transplantation (HCT). There are compelling data linking human herpesv
This spending item is part of a $278,321 allocation. See details
National Institutes of Health 9/01/2009
FRED HUTCHINSON CANCER RESEARCH CENTER $108,000 Trans-NIH Recovery Act Research Support The ARA funds were used to hire a 50% SRA (statistical research associate) for a two year period to work with Dr. Vaughan in making optimal use of key research opportunities. This will a) enable the hiring of additional technical staff with needed skills National Institutes of Health 9/17/2009
SEATTLE, CITY OF $108,000 ARRA - Prevention and Wellness--Communities Putting Prevention to Work Three year grant to pay for one time costs associated with reducing obesity and the chronic diseases it causes through policy, systems and environmental changes.
This spending item is part of a $15,514,419 allocation. See details
Centers for Disease Control and Prevention 3/18/2010
PUGET SOUND BLOOD CENTER PROGRAM $108,000 Trans-NIH Recovery Act Research Support Acute lung injury (ALI) is a severe complication of trauma with major short and long-term consequences. ALI is the earliest and most frequent manifestation of multiple organ failure, the leading cause of death among trauma victims surviving their injury a National Institutes of Health 8/03/2010
SPENTECH, INC. $107,800 Trans-NIH Recovery Act Research Support The broad, long-term objective of this application is to extend our current tool for identifying regions of imminent skin break-down in amputee prothesis users into a more clinically useful tool for prosthetic fitting and modification. In addition to iden
This spending item is part of a $922,086 allocation. See details
National Institutes of Health 9/02/2009
TALARIA INC $106,426 Trans-NIH Recovery Act Research Support Poor quality patient-provider communication contributes significantly to disparities at end of life, particularly among individuals from ethnically diverse or underserved populations. The Aims of this study are to 1) Modify and evaluate the usability of t
This spending item is part of a $452,896 allocation. See details
National Institutes of Health 8/13/2009
NORTHWEST CERTIFIED SURVEYS, INC. $106,348 ARRA - Prevention and Wellness--Communities Putting Prevention to Work Three year grant to pay for one time costs associated with reducing obesity and the chronic diseases it causes through policy, systems and environmental changes.
This spending item is part of a $15,514,419 allocation. See details
Centers for Disease Control and Prevention 3/18/2010
BENAROYA RESEARCH INSTITUTE AT VIRGINIA MASON $105,520 Trans-NIH Recovery Act Research Support CD4 T helper cell differentiation is controlled by G??masterG?? transcription factors that commit the cell to become a Th1, Th2 or Th17 cell or a Treg. It was previously believed that the expression of these transcription factors was mutually exclusive. H National Institutes of Health 7/23/2009
UNIVERSITY OF WASHINGTON $103,999 Trans-NIH Recovery Act Research Support Multiple primate species, including 5 species of macaques (Macaca mulatta, M. nemestrina, M. fascicularis, M. assamensis, M. arctoides) and 3 species langurs (Semnopithecus entellus, Trachypithecus phayrei, Trachypithecus pileatus) coexist with humans in
This spending item is part of a $163,790 allocation. See details
National Institutes of Health 9/07/2010
UNIVERSITY OF WASHINGTON $103,899 Trans-NIH Recovery Act Research Support The goal of this project is to increase recruitment and retention of underrepresented and underserved populations into AIDS Clinical Trials Group (ACTG) clinical trials. The ACTG is committed to enrollment of domestic clinical trial participants in propor
This spending item is part of a $1,130,883 allocation. See details
National Institutes of Health 9/21/2009
WASHINGTON EARLY LEARNING FUND $102,877 ARRA - Head Start Title: ARRA Head Start State Advisory Council. Funding is to be used to improve coordination and collaboration among early childhood education and care programs and services in the State.
This spending item is part of a $1,706,341 allocation. See details
Administration for Children and Families 8/24/2010
UNIVERSITY OF WASHINGTON $101,673 Trans-NIH Recovery Act Research Support Each year in the United States approximately 2.5 million individuals are hospitalized after sustaining traumatic physical injuries. Injured patients are at high risk for developing posttraumatic stress disorder (PTSD) and related comorbidities. High quali National Institutes of Health 3/12/2010
UNIVERSITY OF WASHINGTON $101,254 Trans-NIH Recovery Act Research Support Project Summary: West Nile Virus (WNV) is an NAID Category B infectious agent and since its introduction into the United States in 1999, has become the leading cause of arboviral encephalitis in the United States. In recent WNV outbreaks, healthy young National Institutes of Health 8/13/2009
UNIVERSITY OF WASHINGTON $101,163 Trans-NIH Recovery Act Research Support Cortisol Quantification Investigation (CQI), represents protocol 012 of the first cycle of the Collaborative Pediatric Critical Care Research Network (CPCCRN). This study was designed to compare centrifugal ultrafiltra-tion and equlibrium dialysis for fr
This spending item is part of a $270,169 allocation. See details
National Institutes of Health 9/14/2010
SEATTLE INSTITUTE FOR BIOMEDICAL AND CLINICAL RESEARCH $100,630 Trans-NIH Recovery Act Research Support The Administrative Supplement to Look AHEAD will increase the scientific impact of Look AHEAD and retain and/or create new staff positions. Look AHEAD is a randomized, controlled, multi-center clinical trial comparing the long-term health effects of an in National Institutes of Health 9/30/2009
SEATTLE CHILDREN'S HOSPITAL $100,000 Trans-NIH Recovery Act Research Support Purchase of a Zeiss META detector for use by the Microbiology Core, located at the University of Washington, which is part of the CF Translational Center (NIH P30 DK 089507). Services provided using this equipment are covered under the scope of work of th National Institutes of Health 8/06/2010
SEATTLE INDIAN HEALTH BOARD $100,000 SIHB Non-Resource and Patient Management System (RPMS) American Recovery and Reinvestment Act (ARRA) Health Information Technology Indian Health Service 9/23/2010
FRED HUTCHINSON CANCER RESEARCH CENTER $100,000 Trans-NIH Recovery Act Research Support We have assembled a substantial amount of proteomic and genomic data to create a comprehensive molecular profile of tissue samples of hepatocellular carcinoma (HCC or liver cancer) as well as a molecular profile of the associated plasma. We have also ide National Institutes of Health 1/12/2010
UNIVERSITY OF WASHINGTON $100,000 Trans-NIH Recovery Act Research Support As a part of experiments proposed in the original proposal, we have recently discovered that the lipid-nanoparticle platform not only is an effective anti-HIV drug carrier, but also provides outstanding MR image enhancement and improved disposition proper National Institutes of Health 6/07/2010
SEATTLE INDIAN HEALTH BOARD $100,000 ARRA - IHS Tribal Agreements To develop interfaces that support electronic reporting from Misys Vision and Misys EMR to IHS-hosted User Population, GPRA and other reporting systems. Indian Health Service 9/23/2010
REACH OUT AND READ, INC. $100,000 ARRA Child Care and Development Block Grant Title: ARRA Supplemental Funding for the Child Care and Development Fund (CCDF); Description: Provide child care financial assistance to low-income working families and fund activities to improve the quality of child care.
This spending item is part of a $33,351,204 allocation. See details
Administration for Children and Families 4/09/2009
HOUSING RESOURCES GROUP $100,000 ARRA - Prevention and Wellness--Communities Putting Prevention to Work Three year grant investment to reduce tobacco use and tobacco initiation through by creating making it easier for adult tobacco users to quit and for youth and young adults to never start using tobacco. Focus of investment is on o... Show more
This spending item is part of a $9,970,781 allocation. See details
Centers for Disease Control and Prevention 3/18/2010
REFUGEE WOMENS ALLIANCE $100,000 ARRA - Prevention and Wellness--Communities Putting Prevention to Work Three year grant investment to reduce tobacco use and tobacco initiation through by creating making it easier for adult tobacco users to quit and for youth and young adults to never start using tobacco. Focus of investment is on o... Show more
This spending item is part of a $9,970,781 allocation. See details
Centers for Disease Control and Prevention 3/18/2010
CENTER FOR MULTICULTURAL HEALTH $100,000 ARRA - Prevention and Wellness--Communities Putting Prevention to Work Three year grant to pay for one time costs associated with reducing obesity and the chronic diseases it causes through policy, systems and environmental changes.
This spending item is part of a $15,514,419 allocation. See details
Centers for Disease Control and Prevention 3/18/2010
UNIVERSITY OF WASHINGTON $99,999 Trans-NIH Recovery Act Research Support Chronic bacterial lung infections are the major cause of death in cystic fibrosis. In such chronic infections, antibiotic-resistant bacterial biofilms are formed in the lungs of cystic fibrosis patients. Biofilms are poorly understood due in part to the i
This spending item is part of a $431,867 allocation. See details
National Institutes of Health 6/07/2010
UNIVERSITY OF WASHINGTON $99,998 Trans-NIH Recovery Act Research Support In funded work from the parent grant, we have cataloged somatic mutations altering the length of polyguanine tracts in order to infer developmental relationships between parts of the liver and other variously sampled tissues from the mouse. This work nece National Institutes of Health 2/16/2010
UNIVERSITY OF WASHINGTON $99,995 Trans-NIH Recovery Act Research Support Our research studies proposed in parental grant recently funded by NIAID (1R21AI079778-01) focused on establishing cellular and animal models of myelokathexis (MK or WHIM syndrome), a stem cell disorder of immunodeficiency caused by heterozygous mutations National Institutes of Health 9/11/2009
FRED HUTCHINSON CANCER RESEARCH CENTER $99,987 Trans-NIH Recovery Act Research Support Major aims of our original award involve defining how chromatin structure varies during erythroid differentiation. We have compared profiles from H1 hES cells, CD34 cells and their differentiated progeny and compared them to T-lymphocytes. In addition, to National Institutes of Health 11/25/2009
UNIVERSITY OF WASHINGTON $99,950 Trans-NIH Recovery Act Research Support We propose to elucidate molecular mechanisms underlying paraquat-induced dopamine neuron death in vitro and in vivo. We also propose to identify neuroprotective growth factors and elucidate downstream protective mechanisms against paraquat neurotoxicity. National Institutes of Health 8/13/2009
YOUNG MEN'S CHRISTIAN ASSOCIATION OF GREATER SEATTLE, THE $99,947 ARRA - Prevention and Wellness--Communities Putting Prevention to Work Three year grant to pay for one time costs associated with reducing obesity and the chronic diseases it causes through policy, systems and environmental changes.
This spending item is part of a $15,514,419 allocation. See details
Centers for Disease Control and Prevention 3/18/2010
UNIVERSITY OF WASHINGTON $99,898 Trans-NIH Recovery Act Research Support This administrative supplement is for the purchase of a Typhoon Trio Variable Mode Imager. The proposed studies are to expand the scope ofthe parent NIH grant to include multi-plex analysis of the in vivo targets of clinical kinase inhibitors. Furthermore National Institutes of Health 6/04/2010
UNIVERSITY OF WASHINGTON $99,884 Trans-NIH Recovery Act Research Support Structural and functional studies will be carried out in order to provide a molecular level of understanding of the role of heme proteins in fundamental physiological processes, including respiration, metabolism, and the regulation of cellular responses. National Institutes of Health 8/25/2010
SEATTLE INSTITUTE FOR BIOMEDICAL AND CLINICAL RESEARCH $99,873 Trans-NIH Recovery Act Research Support Islet amyloid is a pathological feature of type 2 diabetes and contributes to +?-cell mass loss. It contains the unique peptide islet amyloid polypeptide (IAPP), also known as amylin, and when this peptide aggregates it is toxic to the +?-cell. The purpos National Institutes of Health 2/01/2010
Emerald City Graphics, Inc. $99,852 This award is to extend the work of the Early Head Start National Resource Center with the Office of Head Start through August 18, 2010. Our work will continue to strengthen relationships between Early Head Start (EHS) programs, technical assistance prov
This spending item is part of a $1,039,017 allocation. See details
Program Support Center 2/18/2010
UNIVERSITY OF WASHINGTON $99,275 Trans-NIH Recovery Act Research Support Our parent grant (#U01HD060488-01, 'BDADs for Male Contraception') hypothesized that BDADs such as WIN 18,446 inhibit spermatogenesis by inhibiting the testicular enzyme ALHD1a2, which converts retinal to retinoic acid. Work in our cell-based ALDH1a2 as National Institutes of Health 7/19/2010
UNIVERSITY OF WASHINGTON $98,719 Trans-NIH Recovery Act Research Support The goal of this administrative supplement application is to investigate the structure /function relationships of the beta globin locus control region by introducing mutations in the endogenous beta globin LCR of human ES cells and assessing effects on gl National Institutes of Health 3/12/2010
UNIVERSITY OF WASHINGTON $97,595 Trans-NIH Recovery Act Research Support The contribution of non-homeostatic factors to the recent increase of obesity incidence in Westernized populations such as the U.S., has now come to be appreciated. Ready availability and affordability of palatable, high caloric density foods; activation National Institutes of Health 9/08/2009
UNIVERSITY OF WASHINGTON $97,487 Trans-NIH Recovery Act Research Support Funds requested by this administrative supplement will be applied to employ new personnel and purchase equipment that will address the original scope of the peer-reviewed activities and aims approved within the parent grant. Hiring of two graduate student National Institutes of Health 3/08/2010
UNIVERSITY OF WASHINGTON $97,260 Trans-NIH Recovery Act Research Support This application requests an administrative supplement for a mentored K-award (K08-CA128565) in accordance with the stated goals of the American Recovery and Reinvestment Act of 2009 (ARRA). The purpose of this administrative supplement will be to suppo National Institutes of Health 9/16/2009
UNIVERSITY OF WASHINGTON $97,013 Trans-NIH Recovery Act Research Support We are requesting an administrative supplement to expand our parent R01 entitled microtubule dynamics and chromosome segregation (GM 069429) to take advantage of echinoderms in order to study the role of regulators of microtubule dynamics in the process o National Institutes of Health 9/21/2009
SEATTLE CHILDREN'S HOSPITAL $97,000 Trans-NIH Recovery Act Research Support The Division of Functional Genomics and Infectious Disease at the Washington National Primate Research Center (WaNPRC) is focused on developing high-throughput genomic and proteomic technologies, sophisticated immunologic resources, and advanced computing
This spending item is part of a $983,878 allocation. See details
National Institutes of Health 9/24/2009
DENISE LOUIE CHILD CARE CENTER $96,533 ARRA - Head Start Cost of Living adjustment of 1.5% to all staff effective 8/1/09. Hired two staff part time staff to support children with disabilities and professional development. Funding will also provide support for employee benefits. Administration for Children and Families 6/02/2009
ALERE WELLBEING, INC. $96,096 Trans-NIH Recovery Act Research Support Consistent with the goals of the NIDCR R21 mechanism, the main objectives of this grant application are to collect pilot feasibility data to support the development of an oral health promotion program designed to be integrated into standard smoking cessa
This spending item is part of a $448,320 allocation. See details
National Institutes of Health 8/13/2009
FRED HUTCHINSON CANCER RESEARCH CENTER $95,980 Trans-NIH Recovery Act Research Support Despite the known efficacy of colorectal cancer screening (CRCS), 40 - 50% of eligible adults are not screened at recommended intervals, and many have never had any type of screening. Screening failures occur not only because of lack of testing, but also
This spending item is part of a $466,076 allocation. See details
National Institutes of Health 8/28/2009
UNIVERSITY OF WASHINGTON $95,823 Trans-NIH Recovery Act Research Support Accumulation and switches of laminin isoforms is a feature of glomerulonephropathy ) and aging kidney. In the current R37 funding we developed powerful strategies to study transcriptional expression of laminin genes in their native genomic environment. T National Institutes of Health 9/22/2009
SEATTLE CHILDREN'S HOSPITAL $95,451 Trans-NIH Recovery Act Research Support Spontaneous and ENU-induced mouse mutants are a tremendously valuable resource for their ability to model human disease. The study of these mutants has provided new insights into basic clinically relevant biological mechanisms, which would not have been a National Institutes of Health 8/09/2010
GROUP HEALTH COOPERATIVE $95,118 Trans-NIH Recovery Act Research Support Risk factors for pancreas cancer are not well established. Because of its near uniform and rapid case fatality, most studies of pancreas cancer have been small, had modest response rates and/or collected data exclusively from a surrogate respondent, and National Institutes of Health 9/21/2009
UNIVERSITY OF WASHINGTON $95,040 Trans-NIH Recovery Act Research Support The ability to reason about other's behavior is a pervasive aspect of mature and developing cognition. In past work, I have significantly contributed to the field by demonstrating that infants possess a rich understanding of others' goals and intentions, National Institutes of Health 9/24/2010
VETERANS HEALTH ADMINISTRATION $94,602 Trans-NIH Recovery Act Research Support I.Specific AimsDuring the two years of funding, we will:-Establish a multi-disciplinary and cross-institutional network of health delivery systems and researchers in Western Washington State for evaluating the comparative effectiveness of cancer diagnosti
This spending item is part of a $3,988,432 allocation. See details
National Institutes of Health 9/29/2009
SWEDISH HEALTH SERVICES $94,147 Trans-NIH Recovery Act Research Support Cross-relaxation imaging (CRI) is a new quantitative method of magnetic resonance imaging (MRI), which allows the measurement and in vivo mapping of two key parameters determining nuclear magnetic interactions between water and macromolecules in tissues -
This spending item is part of a $464,427 allocation. See details
National Institutes of Health 7/15/2009
UNIVERSITY OF WASHINGTON $93,329 Trans-NIH Recovery Act Research Support One of the next great challenges in biology is to infer from the details of how networks of molecules interact within cells, to explanations of how cells behave, how they crawl, and divide or interact to decide what organ they'll become during development National Institutes of Health 2/19/2010
UNIVERSITY OF WASHINGTON $91,662 Trans-NIH Recovery Act Research Support This application is for an administrative supplement to Pharmaconeuropathology of Brain Aging and Dementia (R01 AG023810) that exploits the tremendous resources of the Adult Changes in Thought (ACT) study to address the therapeutic imperative for dementia National Institutes of Health 9/11/2009
UNIVERSITY OF WASHINGTON $91,639 Trans-NIH Recovery Act Research Support The requested $90,333 will be used for the purchase of a new MicroBeta scintillation counter as a replacement of the current aging machine located at South Lake Union, Hampe Lab.($91,751 with indirect costs) National Institutes of Health 3/30/2010
UNIVERSITY OF WASHINGTON $90,061 Trans-NIH Recovery Act Research Support The Teen-Longitudinal Assessment of Bariatric Surgery (Teen-LABS) study was funded in 2006 as an ancillary to the adult Longitudinal Assessment of Bariatric Surgery (LABS) study. A primary goal of Teen-LABS is the accurate and objective assessment of ris
This spending item is part of a $305,862 allocation. See details
National Institutes of Health 6/19/2010
UNIVERSITY OF WASHINGTON $89,438 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
Easter Seals Washington $88,845 ARRA - Head Start This grant provides Head Start comprehensive child development services for 90 children ages 3-5 in center-based programming in King County, Washington. Services are provided at 3 sites.
This spending item is part of a $1,918,255 allocation. See details
Administration for Children and Families 9/18/2009
GROUP HEALTH COOPERATIVE $88,403 Trans-NIH Recovery Act Research Support The mission of the Northwest Roybal Center (NRC) is to improve the health, well being, quality of life and productivity of older adults with cognitive impairment, midlife and older adults at risk for cognitive impairment, and their caregivers through the
This spending item is part of a $400,000 allocation. See details
National Institutes of Health 9/24/2009
UNIVERSITY OF WASHINGTON $88,363 Trans-NIH Recovery Act Research Support Our current parent grant, which has just begun a 4-year cycle, has two broad themes: first, to understand the mechanisms governing the regulation of origins of chromosomal DNA replication, and second, to understand the interplay between origin activity an National Institutes of Health 9/09/2009
FRED HUTCHINSON CANCER RESEARCH CENTER $87,934 Trans-NIH Recovery Act Research Support This RC2 proposal is responsive to this Specific Topic because: 1) It focuses on an often lethal but rare disease: Merkel cell carcinoma (MCC), with prevalence of well under 200,000 cases in the US. 2) We will generate preliminary results that evaluate th
This spending item is part of a $992,785 allocation. See details
National Institutes of Health 9/29/2009
UNITED INDIANS ALL TRIBES FOUNDATION $87,560 ARRA - Head Start This award provides for ARRA Cost of Living Adjustment (COLA), and Quality Improvement Funding consistent with the provision of Section 640(a)(5) of the Head Start Act for the Head Start and Early Head Start Program. Head Start promotes the school readin Administration for Children and Families 6/01/2009
UNIVERSITY OF WASHINGTON $86,972 Trans-NIH Recovery Act Research Support Preventing Depression in People with Epilepsy: An Extension of Project UPLIFT Funded by the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) as a home-based treatment for depression in people with epilepsy, Project UPLIFT was developed to provide group d
This spending item is part of a $967,019 allocation. See details
National Institutes of Health 9/20/2009
Ehr Group $86,600 ARRA - Health Information Technology Extension Program Qualis Health (QH), a private nonprofit healthcare quality improvement organization, in collaboration with five consortium partners (Inland Northwest Health Services, PTSO of Washington, Community Choice Healthcare Network, North Idaho Health Net... Show more
This spending item is part of a $14,529,318 allocation. See details
Health and Human Services, Department of 2/08/2010
SEATTLE BIOMEDICAL RESEARCH INSTITUTE $86,184 Trans-NIH Recovery Act Research Support Funds from this administrative supplement are being used to extend the impact of a three-year, summer science immersion program of a parental NIH grant from a two-week experience to a full year's worth of mentorship and hands-on learning for our BioQuest National Institutes of Health 9/07/2009
UNIVERSITY OF WASHINGTON $85,765 Trans-NIH Recovery Act Research Support This is an administrative supplement to R01 Cell Cycle and POdocyte Apoptosis, awarded for 4 years to define novel mechanisms underlying podocyte death. In this grant, we are testing the hypothesis that newly discovered cell cycle proteins called cyclin I National Institutes of Health 9/17/2009
UNIVERSITY OF WASHINGTON $85,000 Trans-NIH Recovery Act Research Support This supplemental award provides funds to support project 2 and to accelerate the tempo of the parent grant. There are two specific tasks: Task 1: Systematically study and optimize the circulation lifetime of drug delivery motherships and nanoparticle pay
This spending item is part of a $500,000 allocation. See details
National Institutes of Health 9/15/2009
UNIVERSITY OF WASHINGTON $85,000 Trans-NIH Recovery Act Research Support This is a request for an Administrative Supplement on NIDDK grant 5RO1DK074758 entitled Peripheral and Central Inflammatory Signals in the Sickness Response (PI: Brent E. Wisse, MD). The rationale for this request is based on exciting new data justifying National Institutes of Health 2/26/2010
SEATTLE CHILDREN'S HOSPITAL $84,715 Trans-NIH Recovery Act Research Support Chronic pain is an important public health issue, affecting as many as 25% of adolescents. Over half of these adolescents report sleep disturbances, such as insomnia, that have the potential to diminish normal daily function, disturb mood, and hinder qual National Institutes of Health 9/16/2010
FRED HUTCHINSON CANCER RESEARCH CENTER $83,693 Trans-NIH Recovery Act Research Support The overall objective of this application is to improve the understanding of early events leading to BarrettG??s esophagus (a risk factor for esophageal adenocarcinoma) and to identify potential targets for early intervention. BarrettG??s esophagus is a
This spending item is part of a $767,193 allocation. See details
National Institutes of Health 8/16/2010
UNIVERSITY OF WASHINGTON $83,575 Trans-NIH Recovery Act Research Support Parent R21 Grant: The American Academy of Pediatrics guidelines for intervention in patients with hyperbilirubinemia (total serum bilirubin concentration (TSB) modified by clinical factors) are based on sparse published clinical evidence and do not consid National Institutes of Health 9/29/2009
UNIVERSITY OF WASHINGTON $83,230 Trans-NIH Recovery Act Research Support Sleep disturbances are a significant and costly health care problem in the United States. The specific aims of the University of Washington Center for Research on Management of Sleep Disorders (CRMSD) are as follows: 1. Establish, maintain, and coordina National Institutes of Health 5/20/2010
UNIVERSITY OF WASHINGTON $83,031 Trans-NIH Recovery Act Research Support We are particularly enthusiastic about the unique opportunity with this administrative supplement to both retain jobs and advance the tempo of our scientific research within the University of Washington NIEHS/NSF funded Pacific Northwest Center for Human National Institutes of Health 9/17/2009
SEATTLE INSTITUTE FOR BIOMEDICAL AND CLINICAL RESEARCH $83,022 Trans-NIH Recovery Act Research Support This award is for bridge funding that will be used to generate new data. There are three main issues which will be addressed and are as follows: 1) support for the neurotrophin hypothesis, 2) feasibility of Brain Derived Neurotrophic Factor (BDNF) measure
This spending item is part of a $203,550 allocation. See details
National Institutes of Health 6/15/2010
UNIVERSITY OF WASHINGTON $83,008 Trans-NIH Recovery Act Research Support Overall Purpose. Loss of mobility characterized by slowing gait speed, exertional fatigue and exhaustion is a hallmark of age-related functional decline. Current studies have not explained the biological reason for this slowing and loss of mobility. In pa
This spending item is part of a $855,594 allocation. See details
National Institutes of Health 9/30/2009
UNIVERSITY OF WASHINGTON $82,755 Trans-NIH Recovery Act Research Support The purpose of the parent R01 grant application DC010202 is translational, namely, to improve the clinical diagnosis of auditory pathology in infants and children (Aims 1-3), the monitoring of the effects of ototoxic drugs on adult hearing (Aim 4), and th
This spending item is part of a $356,607 allocation. See details
National Institutes of Health 8/14/2009
PACIFIC NORTHWEST RESEARCH INSTITUTE $82,075 Trans-NIH Recovery Act Research Support C57BLKS/J mice overexpressing the antioxidant enzyme glutathione peroxidase-1 (GPx-1) specifically in pancreatic beta-cells were generated. The GPx-1 transgene was introgressed into the beta-cells of db/db mice. The onset of hyperglycemia in db/db-GPx(+ National Institutes of Health 12/30/2009
FRED HUTCHINSON CANCER RESEARCH CENTER $81,776 Trans-NIH Recovery Act Research Support The NWRCE is receiving support for new projects from the recently signed American Recovery and Reinvestment Act (ARRA) in both FY09 and FY10. These projects are exceptionally innovative, and balance a greater than usual degree of scientific risk with the
This spending item is part of a $1,954,800 allocation. See details
National Institutes of Health 9/11/2009
HARBORVIEW MEDICAL CENTER $81,653 ARRA Health Center Integrated Services Development Initiative[g1] The Seattle-King County Department of Public HealthG??s Health Care for the Homeless programG??s $409,355 Increased Demand for Services (IDS) ARRA grant from the Health Resources and Services Administration is improving access to care ... Show more
This spending item is part of a $409,355 allocation. See details
Health Resources and Services Administration 3/27/2009
UNIVERSITY OF WASHINGTON $80,939 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
This spending item is part of a $995,992 allocation. See details
National Institutes of Health 9/25/2009
UNIVERSITY OF WASHINGTON $80,051 Trans-NIH Recovery Act Research Support The overarching aim of the parent grant of this project is to develop, evaluate, and disseminate a clinician-scientist training Program of Excellence in Dialectical Behavior Therapy. This is being accomplished by enhancing the existing DBT clinical-scient National Institutes of Health 7/16/2009
CANCER RESEARCH AND BIOSTATISTICS $79,821 Trans-NIH Recovery Act Research Support Through a partnership between investigators in the Cancer Research Network (CRN) and Dana-Farber/Harvard Cancer Center, we propose to develop a resource with sufficient depth and breadth to support high quality cancer comparative effectiveness research (C
This spending item is part of a $4,001,033 allocation. See details
National Institutes of Health 9/29/2009
UNIVERSITY OF WASHINGTON $79,815 Trans-NIH Recovery Act Research Support Photoreceptors are among the most metabolically active cells. They have extraordinarily large mitochondria and consume oxygen at exceptional rates. Energy production by glycolysis and oxidative phosphorylation must keep pace with energy consumption in t National Institutes of Health 8/04/2009
UNIVERSITY OF WASHINGTON $79,754 Trans-NIH Recovery Act Research Support The goals of this project are to return to active follow-up former participants in the National Wilms Tumor Study (NWTS) Late Effects Study and to accelerate the analysis and publication of study data. The study facilitates the comparative evaluation o
This spending item is part of a $340,394 allocation. See details
National Institutes of Health 9/15/2009
UNIVERSITY OF WASHINGTON $79,132 Trans-NIH Recovery Act Research Support This project is to determine how the intracellular metabolite cyclic diguanylate (c-di-GMP) stimulates bacterial biofilm formation. Our focus is on the opportunistic pathogen and model biofilm bacterium, Pseudomonas aeruginosa. Biofilms, defined as surfac National Institutes of Health 1/04/2010
FRED HUTCHINSON CANCER RESEARCH CENTER $78,491 Trans-NIH Recovery Act Research Support This grant will upgrade the research equipment used to study the olfactory system's effects on human physiology and behavior, and also help stimulate the economy and create jobs by allowing purchases of the new equipment. National Institutes of Health 8/01/2009
KING, COUNTY OF $78,200 ARRA ?Health Information Technology and Public Health This project will enhance the interoperability of Electronic Health Record Systems (EHR) with Washington State's Immunization Information System (IIS), CHILD Profile. The project will improve the completeness of historical immunization data in CHI... Show more
This spending item is part of a $1,187,195 allocation. See details
Centers for Disease Control and Prevention 9/01/2010
UNIVERSITY OF WASHINGTON $78,000 Trans-NIH Recovery Act Research Support Ovulation depends on a surge in the release of luteinizing hormone (LH), which in turn depends on a surge of gonadotropin-releasing hormone (GnRH). In recent years, kisspeptin (KISS) has emerged as the most potent stimulator of GnRH and a key regulator of National Institutes of Health 8/26/2010
UNIVERSITY OF WASHINGTON $77,716 Trans-NIH Recovery Act Research Support Good, Green, Safe Jobs: Promoting worker health and safety on ARRA and green job projects The award funds three university-based programsG??UCLA-LOSH, UCB-LOHP and the University of WashingtonG??through a supplement to the existing HazMat Training Cooper
This spending item is part of a $425,000 allocation. See details
National Institutes of Health 9/06/2009
FRED HUTCHINSON CANCER RESEARCH CENTER $76,338 Trans-NIH Recovery Act Research Support The overall purpose of this award was to upgrade the current Quantitative Genetic Epidemiology high performance computing (HPC) cluster. The expected outcome was that we would purchase the necessary equipment to upgrade the HPC cluster, and as a result, National Institutes of Health 9/25/2009
SEATTLE CHILDREN'S HOSPITAL $76,010 Trans-NIH Recovery Act Research Support Award provided funding to purchase computer hardware and software to enhance our confocal microscopy capabilities for analyzing the virion binding and receptor interactions in Specific Aims 1 and 2 of the parent grant. Our studies on KSHV entry are depen National Institutes of Health 3/08/2010
UNIVERSITY OF WASHINGTON $75,823 Trans-NIH Recovery Act Research Support Longitudinal Assessment of Bariatric Surgery (LABS) consortium was established in 2003 and was conceived to address important issues in bariatric surgery and metabolism in the obese and morbidly obese. LABS explores relationships of patient characteristi
This spending item is part of a $501,011 allocation. See details
National Institutes of Health 3/29/2010
MOUNTAIN-WHISPER-LIGHT, INC, THE $75,300 Trans-NIH Recovery Act Research Support DESCRIPTION: Current methods for measuring dietary intake in free-living people typically result in an average under- estimation of energy intake (EI) of 10-50%. Data are suggestive, but not conclusive, that EI underreporting is specific to foods and beve
This spending item is part of a $1,113,807 allocation. See details
National Institutes of Health 9/24/2009
PROGRAM FOR APPROPRIATE TECHNOLOGY IN HEALTH $75,113 Trans-NIH Recovery Act Research Support Public Health Relevance: Chagas disease (American trypanosomiasis) is the highest impact infectious disease in Latin America and is a growing threat in the United States. The goal of this project is to develop and field test a serodiagnostic test to detec
This spending item is part of a $782,492 allocation. See details
National Institutes of Health 8/02/2010
SEATTLE SCHOOL DISTRICT 1 OF KING COUNTY WASHINGTON $75,000 ARRA - Prevention and Wellness--Communities Putting Prevention to Work Three year grant investment to reduce tobacco use and tobacco initiation through by creating making it easier for adult tobacco users to quit and for youth and young adults to never start using tobacco. Focus of investment is on o... Show more
This spending item is part of a $9,970,781 allocation. See details
Centers for Disease Control and Prevention 3/18/2010
PUGET SOUND REGIONAL COUNCIL $75,000 ARRA - Prevention and Wellness--Communities Putting Prevention to Work Three year grant to pay for one time costs associated with reducing obesity and the chronic diseases it causes through policy, systems and environmental changes.
This spending item is part of a $15,514,419 allocation. See details
Centers for Disease Control and Prevention 3/18/2010
ENVIRNMNTAL CALITION S SEATTLE $75,000 ARRA - Prevention and Wellness--Communities Putting Prevention to Work Three year grant to pay for one time costs associated with reducing obesity and the chronic diseases it causes through policy, systems and environmental changes.
This spending item is part of a $15,514,419 allocation. See details
Centers for Disease Control and Prevention 3/18/2010
WITHIN REACH $75,000 ARRA - Immunization This project uses stimulus funds to give kids access to vaccine. It supports provider and community-based activities to improve Washington State?s childhood immunization rates and protect the public from vaccine-preventable diseases. The Immunization Pro
This spending item is part of a $1,998,362 allocation. See details
Centers for Disease Control and Prevention 9/15/2009
SEATTLE CHILDREN'S HOSPITAL $74,539 Trans-NIH Recovery Act Research Support This application responds to NHLBI Participation in Research and Research Infrastructure 'Grand Opportunities' (RC2) (RFA-OD-09-004) for Large-scale DNA Sequencing and Molecular Profiling of Well-Phenotyped NHLBI Cohorts. The major goal of this proposal
This spending item is part of a $5,155,213 allocation. See details
National Institutes of Health 9/29/2009
UNIVERSITY OF WASHINGTON $74,252 Trans-NIH Recovery Act Research Support Vertical HIV-1 transmission rates continue to be high in resource limited settings, even when antiretroviral regimens are fully implemented. Current approaches to reducing vertical HIV-1 transmission during breastfeeding are primarily focused on modifyin National Institutes of Health 9/30/2009
UNIVERSITY OF WASHINGTON $73,891 Trans-NIH Recovery Act Research Support Improvements in cancer screening effectiveness, higher participation rates and faster introduction of new screening tests could have pronounced effects on the health of the community by reducing cancer burden. Cancer screening effectiveness in real-world
This spending item is part of a $3,988,809 allocation. See details
National Institutes of Health 9/30/2009
UNIVERSITY OF WASHINGTON $73,152 Trans-NIH Recovery Act Research Support The general objectives of my proposed research plan are to elucidate the mechanism of genomic instability induced by replication fork instability and to use a single-stranded DNA (ssDNA) mapping technique to identify origins of replication and chromosome National Institutes of Health 7/17/2009
UNIVERSITY OF WASHINGTON $72,954 Trans-NIH Recovery Act Research Support Genital HIV-1 viral load is a major predictor of sexual and perinatal HIV transmission, and strategies to decrease HIV-1 shedding while promoting vaginal health are urgently needed. We hypothesize that Lactobacillus crispatus, a key component of the norma
This spending item is part of a $383,550 allocation. See details
National Institutes of Health 9/20/2010
UNIVERSITY OF WASHINGTON $72,830 Trans-NIH Recovery Act Research Support This request is for a NIDCD Administrative Supplement to NIDCD P30 grant number DC04661 (UWResearch Core Center) as part of the American Recovery and Reinvestment Act of 2009. We seekseveral shared-use pieces of equipment through the NIDCD Supplement Oppo National Institutes of Health 8/14/2009
SNOQUALMIE INDIAN TRIBE $72,372 ARRA Child Care and Development Block Grant ARRA Supplemental funding for the Child Care and Development fund (CCDF); The CCDF ARRA Funds will be used to provide child care financial assistance to low-income working families and fund the following activities: parenting classes, parent/Provider 2 d Administration for Children and Families 4/09/2009
UNIVERSITY OF WASHINGTON $72,340 ARRA ? Equipment to Enhance Training for Health Professionals TITLE: WWAMI-AHEC Equipment to Enhance Training for Health ProfessionalsREPORT: The WWAMI AHEC program at the University of Washington School of Medicine (UWSOM) is responding to the Federal Reporting requirement for the ARRA - Equipment t... Show more
This spending item is part of a $275,735 allocation. See details
Health Resources and Services Administration 9/04/2010
SEATTLE CHILDREN'S HOSPITAL $72,000 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
This spending item is part of a $988,928 allocation. See details
National Institutes of Health 9/25/2009
REDMOND, CITY OF $71,750 ARRA - Prevention and Wellness--Communities Putting Prevention to Work Three year grant to pay for one time costs associated with reducing obesity and the chronic diseases it causes through policy, systems and environmental changes.
This spending item is part of a $15,514,419 allocation. See details
Centers for Disease Control and Prevention 3/18/2010
FRED HUTCHINSON CANCER RESEARCH CENTER $71,349 Trans-NIH Recovery Act Research Support Few studies have examined the relationship with gene on the DNA repair and apoptosis pathways. Our preliminary data support associations with several single nucleotide polymorphism in genes in these pathways but a larger sample size is needed to confirm t
This spending item is part of a $1,563,767 allocation. See details
National Institutes of Health 8/04/2009
UNIVERSITY OF WASHINGTON $70,950 Trans-NIH Recovery Act Research Support Disordered and/or delayed communication and language development constitute a defining characteristic of mental retardation. The proposed research is guided by a conceptualization of communication and language development that stresses the central role of
This spending item is part of a $170,879 allocation. See details
National Institutes of Health 8/25/2010
FRED HUTCHINSON CANCER RESEARCH CENTER $70,335 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
UNIVERSITY OF WASHINGTON $70,092 Trans-NIH Recovery Act Research Support This R25, currently in Year 3, was designed to develop a novel facultydevelopment program that will improve the ability of faculty at cancercenters with fellowship programs to teach communication skills tooncology fellows. We have now completed 2 cohorts National Institutes of Health 9/09/2009
WASHINGTON HEALTH FOUNDATION $70,000 ARRA - Prevention and Wellness--State Territories and Pacific Islands The overall goals of the G?Communities Putting Prevention to WorkG? initiatives are: G?? Increase levels of physical activity. G?? Improve nutrition. G?? Decrease obesity/overweight prevalence. G?? Decrease smoking prevalence and... Show more
This spending item is part of a $954,922 allocation. See details
Centers for Disease Control and Prevention 2/06/2010
UNIVERSITY OF WASHINGTON $70,000 Trans-NIH Recovery Act Research Support Chronic bacterial lung infections are the major cause of death in cystic fibrosis. In such chronic infections, antibiotic-resistant bacterial biofilms are formed in the lungs of cystic fibrosis patients. Biofilms are poorly understood due in part to the i
This spending item is part of a $290,675 allocation. See details
National Institutes of Health 5/30/2009
MICRONICS, INC. $69,377 Trans-NIH Recovery Act Research Support CODEHOP: Unique web-based technology for gene discovery -- In this supplement request, we propose to use the newly developed iCODEHOP web application to develop a Point-of-Care (POC) diagnostic tool for broad-based detection of known and emerging influe
This spending item is part of a $302,137 allocation. See details
National Institutes of Health 9/24/2009
FRED HUTCHINSON CANCER RESEARCH CENTER $69,183 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
UNIVERSITY OF WASHINGTON $68,240 To establish a coordinated process structured to meet previously-identified scientific needs for quantitative imaging biomarkers. The long-term objective is to establish processes and profiles that will lead to acceptance by the imaging community, clinica
This spending item is part of a $2,412,566 allocation. See details
National Institutes of Health 9/30/2010
UNIVERSITY OF WASHINGTON $67,907 Trans-NIH Recovery Act Research Support We propose to develop a general task prompting and reminding system that runs on an ordinary cell phone for persons with cognitive disabilities. The system will use information from a variety of sensors to determine the user's activity and context, so tha
This spending item is part of a $204,070 allocation. See details
National Institutes of Health 9/15/2010
FRED HUTCHINSON CANCER RESEARCH CENTER $67,818 Trans-NIH Recovery Act Research Support Over the last decade, ubiquitin has emerged to rival phosphorylation as one of the cell's most broadly utilized protein modifications, and it has become widely appreciated that ubiquitination serves critical regulatory roles in virtually every aspect of c
This spending item is part of a $616,284 allocation. See details
National Institutes of Health 9/07/2009
FRED HUTCHINSON CANCER RESEARCH CENTER $67,396 Trans-NIH Recovery Act Research Support My research project aims to study host-pathogen interactions by identifying host factors that interact with and, consequently, restrict viruses. Through a combination of genomics, evolutionary biology and virology, we can predict specific host factors tha National Institutes of Health 8/14/2009
UNIVERSITY OF WASHINGTON $66,581 Trans-NIH Recovery Act Research Support We propose to elucidate molecular mechanisms underlying paraquat-induced dopamine neuron death in vitro and in vivo. We also propose to identify neuroprotective growth factors and elucidate downstream protective mechanisms against paraquat neurotoxicity. National Institutes of Health 7/11/2009
UNIVERSITY OF WASHINGTON $66,359 Trans-NIH Recovery Act Research Support Continuation of an ongoing interdisciplinary graduate training program in molecular biophysics at the University of Washington is sought. Support for the training of 13 predoctoral students per year is requested. Trainees will be selected competitively National Institutes of Health 7/17/2009
EXPONENT, INC. $65,500 Trans-NIH Recovery Act Research Support DESCRIPTION (provided by applicant): Wear of bearing surfaces is possibly the greatest limitation to the longevity of hip joint replacement components. The bearing stresses from normal joint loading may be well studied; however, load cases involving edge
This spending item is part of a $398,323 allocation. See details
National Institutes of Health 7/17/2009
BENAROYA RESEARCH INSTITUTE AT VIRGINIA MASON $64,969 Trans-NIH Recovery Act Research Support Induction of regulatory T cells requires T cell stimulation via the T cell receptor. Impairment in signaling via the TCR could lead to a diminished ability to induce T regulatory cells. Identifying whether defects in the generation of Tregs is present in National Institutes of Health 12/28/2009
FRED HUTCHINSON CANCER RESEARCH CENTER $64,918 Trans-NIH Recovery Act Research Support Chronic pancreatitis, a destructive disease of the pancreas, is difficult to diagnosis and can present with a variety of symptoms. The incidence of chronic pancreatitis is not known; hospital admission and discharge summaries suggest at least 60,000 pati
This spending item is part of a $1,529,793 allocation. See details
National Institutes of Health 9/25/2009
UNIVERSITY OF WASHINGTON $64,909 Evidence Based Expert System to assist in treatment of Depression. The purpose of the project is to develop and test computational approaches to one or more cognitive problems as commonly encountered by clinicians, clinical researchers, biologists or pat
This spending item is part of a $377,997 allocation. See details
National Institutes of Health 9/27/2010
UNIVERSITY OF WASHINGTON $64,901 Trans-NIH Recovery Act Research Support Chronic obstructive pulmonary disease (COPD) is a key health condition. Comparative effectiveness research (CER) is underdeveloped, particularly in COPD. The development of a high impact CER research agenda requires a collaborative infrastructure between
This spending item is part of a $7,439,784 allocation. See details
National Institutes of Health 9/25/2009
UNIVERSITY OF WASHINGTON $64,752 Trans-NIH Recovery Act Research Support This supplement funds 12 undergraduate student workers in the summer of 2009 (7 at Arizona State University; 4 at the University of Washington and 1 at Brandeis University) and 13 in the summer of 2010 (7 at Arizona State University; 4 at the University o
This spending item is part of a $183,106 allocation. See details
National Institutes of Health 5/28/2009
FRED HUTCHINSON CANCER RESEARCH CENTER $64,586 Trans-NIH Recovery Act Research Support In humans, telomeres are repeating strings of TTAGGG DNA sequences at both ends of a chromosome. While their complete biological functions remain unclear, it is known that telomere lengths shorten gradually and contribute to senescence, apoptosis, or neo
This spending item is part of a $445,000 allocation. See details
National Institutes of Health 5/29/2009
UNIVERSITY OF WASHINGTON $64,380 Trans-NIH Recovery Act Research Support This is an administrative supplment grant request to the NIH to purchase a new ultracentrifuge and rotor. The equipment is to replaced an old instrument that can no longer be serviced. The equipment will be used for purification of proteins, which is a National Institutes of Health 9/11/2009
UNIVERSITY OF WASHINGTON $64,125 Trans-NIH Recovery Act Research Support This award is for bridge funding that will be used to generate new data. There are three main issues which will be addressed and are as follows: 1) support for the neurotrophin hypothesis, 2) feasibility of Brain Derived Neurotrophic Factor (BDNF) measure
This spending item is part of a $203,550 allocation. See details
National Institutes of Health 6/15/2010
Df/Net Research, Inc. $63,827 Trans-NIH Recovery Act Research Support UNAIDS estimates that 14,000 persons are newly infected with HIV every day throughout the world, of which one half are between the ages of 15 and 24. New infections occur despite widespread awareness of the modes of HIV-1 transmission, and the protection
This spending item is part of a $427,526 allocation. See details
National Institutes of Health 7/22/2009
CASCADE BICYCLE CLUB $63,265 ARRA - Prevention and Wellness--Communities Putting Prevention to Work Three year grant to pay for one time costs associated with reducing obesity and the chronic diseases it causes through policy, systems and environmental changes.
This spending item is part of a $15,514,419 allocation. See details
Centers for Disease Control and Prevention 3/18/2010
SPACESAVER NORTHWEST, LLC $62,743 Construction of the New Norton Sound Regional Hospital, Nome, Alaska consisting of approximate 150,000 SF 3-level steel frame structure w 18 beds.
This spending item is part of a $95,949,598 allocation. See details
Indian Health Service 8/19/2009
UNIVERSITY OF WASHINGTON $62,553 Trans-NIH Recovery Act Research Support The goal of this administrative supplement to the parent grant entitled, Genetic and Molecular Basis of Congenital Contractures is to explore the mechanism(s) by which mutations in genes that encode contractile proteins cause multiple congenital contractu National Institutes of Health 3/04/2010
UNIVERSITY OF WASHINGTON $62,416 ARRA - Prevention and Wellness--Communities Putting Prevention to Work Three year grant to pay for one time costs associated with reducing obesity and the chronic diseases it causes through policy, systems and environmental changes.
This spending item is part of a $15,514,419 allocation. See details
Centers for Disease Control and Prevention 3/18/2010
UNIVERSITY OF WASHINGTON $62,010 Trans-NIH Recovery Act Research Support Project objective: This project will perform annual cognitive evaluations on subjects previously enrolled in the Alzheimer's Disease Anti-Inflammatory Protection Trial (ADAPT). The purpose of these evaluations is to extend observations on the ADAPT outc
This spending item is part of a $5,985,586 allocation. See details
National Institutes of Health 8/12/2009
VETERANS HEALTH ADMINISTRATION $61,555 Trans-NIH Recovery Act Research Support Many studies have suggested a relationship between depression and cardiovascular disease (CVD), but its causal role in the etiology of CVD is still debated and the mechanisms are unclear. Rather than being causally related, depression and CVD could share
This spending item is part of a $1,544,566 allocation. See details
National Institutes of Health 8/17/2009
GROUP HEALTH COOPERATIVE $60,629 Trans-NIH Recovery Act Research Support The parent project on which this supplement is based, the Medical Care Burden of Cancer: System and Data Issues [1 R01 CA114204], is addressing an existing information gap by examining and comparing the cost of care for cancer treatment among the elderly
This spending item is part of a $343,694 allocation. See details
National Institutes of Health 8/28/2009
HOUSING AUTHORITY OF THE COUNTY OF KING $60,000 ARRA - Prevention and Wellness--Communities Putting Prevention to Work Three year grant to pay for one time costs associated with reducing obesity and the chronic diseases it causes through policy, systems and environmental changes.
This spending item is part of a $15,514,419 allocation. See details
Centers for Disease Control and Prevention 3/18/2010
UNIVERSITY OF WASHINGTON $59,960 Trans-NIH Recovery Act Research Support The Coordinating and Bioinformatics Unit (CBU) for the Animal Models of Diabetic Complications Consortium (AMDCC) and the Mouse Metabolic Phenotyping Centers (MMPC) is responsible for creating and maintaining the administrative, scientific and informatics
This spending item is part of a $1,819,749 allocation. See details
National Institutes of Health 9/28/2009
Washington Asian/Pacific Islndr Fmly Agnst Sbsnce Abuse Inc $59,780 ARRA - Prevention and Wellness--Communities Putting Prevention to Work Three year grant investment to reduce tobacco use and tobacco initiation through by creating making it easier for adult tobacco users to quit and for youth and young adults to never start using tobacco. Focus of investment is on o... Show more
This spending item is part of a $9,970,781 allocation. See details
Centers for Disease Control and Prevention 3/18/2010
FRED HUTCHINSON CANCER RESEARCH CENTER $58,879 Trans-NIH Recovery Act Research Support Chronic pancreatitis, a destructive disease of the pancreas, is difficult to diagnosis and can present with a variety of symptoms. The incidence of chronic pancreatitis is not known; hospital admission and discharge summaries suggest at least 60,000 pati
This spending item is part of a $1,529,793 allocation. See details
National Institutes of Health 9/25/2009
UNIVERSITY OF WASHINGTON $58,766 Trans-NIH Recovery Act Research Support We propose that Cancer is a dynamic complex multiscale system that can only truly be understood via the integration of theory and experiments. The goal of the proposal is to use such an integrated approach to better understand, predict and treat cancer.
This spending item is part of a $3,717,440 allocation. See details
National Institutes of Health 9/29/2009
UNIVERSITY OF WASHINGTON $58,375 Trans-NIH Recovery Act Research Support In this supplement request we aim to develop very general methods for computationally designing novel proteins to bind with high affinity to any specified surface of any target protein (with known crystal structure). If successful, such designed prot National Institutes of Health 7/17/2009
UNIVERSITY OF WASHINGTON $58,226 ARRA - Nurse Faculty Loan Program The purpose of the University of Washington (UW) NFLP (Nurse Faculty Loan Program) is to increase the number of qualified nursing faculty by providing loans to graduate nursing students at the UW. The UW School of Nursing offers four graduate nursing prog Health Resources and Services Administration 8/10/2009
VETERANS HEALTH ADMINISTRATION $56,422 Trans-NIH Recovery Act Research Support I.Specific AimsDuring the two years of funding, we will:-Establish a multi-disciplinary and cross-institutional network of health delivery systems and researchers in Western Washington State for evaluating the comparative effectiveness of cancer diagnosti
This spending item is part of a $3,988,432 allocation. See details
National Institutes of Health 9/29/2009
UNIVERSITY OF WASHINGTON $56,403 Trans-NIH Recovery Act Research Support This award is for bridge funding that will be used to generate new data. There are three main issues which will be addressed and are as follows: 1) support for the neurotrophin hypothesis, 2) feasibility of Brain Derived Neurotrophic Factor (BDNF) measure
This spending item is part of a $203,550 allocation. See details
National Institutes of Health 6/15/2010
PUGET SOUND BLOOD CENTER PROGRAM $56,223 Trans-NIH Recovery Act Research Support There are two overall objectives for this ARRA award; 1. First to enlist and pay normal adults to serve as donors of CD34 cells for research purposes. The cells are made available to researchers from across the country for investigational studies. 2.
This spending item is part of a $496,515 allocation. See details
National Institutes of Health 4/01/2010
UNIVERSITY OF WASHINGTON $56,133 Trans-NIH Recovery Act Research Support PROJECT NARRATIVE The results of this study will improve our understanding of the molecular processes of OSCC and lay the foundation for future longitudinal studies investigating whether the molecular signatures we identify may permit physicians to 1) scr
This spending item is part of a $1,943,911 allocation. See details
National Institutes of Health 8/10/2009
VETERANS HEALTH ADMINISTRATION $55,468 Trans-NIH Recovery Act Research Support This Program Project proposes to facilitate an improved understanding of biological systems governing food intake, body fat mass and obesity pathogenesis. While many key molecules and neuronal cell types have been identified, it is the interactions betwee
This spending item is part of a $267,195 allocation. See details
National Institutes of Health 5/25/2010
Comprehensive Health Education Foundation $55,000 ARRA - Prevention and Wellness--State Territories and Pacific Islands The overall goals of the G?Communities Putting Prevention to WorkG? initiatives are: G?? Increase levels of physical activity. G?? Improve nutrition. G?? Decrease obesity/overweight prevalence. G?? Decrease smoking prevalence and... Show more
This spending item is part of a $954,922 allocation. See details
Centers for Disease Control and Prevention 2/06/2010
UNIVERSITY OF WASHINGTON $54,450 Trans-NIH Recovery Act Research Support This project will enhance our ability to ensure that our personal health information management tool can connect with the existing personal health record system for Microsoft's HealthVault and increase the value and efficiency with which we can conduct ou National Institutes of Health 9/17/2009
UNIVERSITY OF WASHINGTON $54,077 Trans-NIH Recovery Act Research Support PROJECT NARRATIVE The results of this study will improve our understanding of the molecular processes of OSCC and lay the foundation for future longitudinal studies investigating whether the molecular signatures we identify may permit physicians to 1) scr
This spending item is part of a $1,943,911 allocation. See details
National Institutes of Health 8/10/2009
BENAROYA RESEARCH INSTITUTE AT VIRGINIA MASON $54,000 Trans-NIH Recovery Act Research Support Serum ferritin is the accepted laboratory marker for body iron stores and is also an acute phase reactant known to be elevated in inflammation. Elevated serum ferritin levels have been associated with the presence of diabetes, metabolic syndrome and nonal National Institutes of Health 7/28/2009
SEATTLE CHILDREN'S HOSPITAL $54,000 Trans-NIH Recovery Act Research Support Microvascular Endothelial Cells in the Pathogenesis of Chronic Kidney Injury -- The long-term objective of the proposed research is to understand how changes in renal peritubular capillaries contribute to the pathogenesis of renal interstitial fibrosis National Institutes of Health 9/25/2009
FRED HUTCHINSON CANCER RESEARCH CENTER $54,000 Trans-NIH Recovery Act Research Support Helicobacter pylori are gram-negative pathogens that infect more than 3.5 billion people worldwide. The work proposed here will explain how DNA damage to H. pylori induces DNA exchange and will lead to treatment modalities that target this process. Such National Institutes of Health 7/28/2009
PUGET SOUND BLOOD CENTER PROGRAM $54,000 Trans-NIH Recovery Act Research Support The purpose of this supplement award is to support the research of the parent K01 entiltled: MASTL Kinase activity in megakaryocytpoeisis. We are particularly interested in extensively characterizing the gene trap mice deficient in MASTL kinase. These m National Institutes of Health 5/27/2010
FRED HUTCHINSON CANCER RESEARCH CENTER $54,000 Trans-NIH Recovery Act Research Support Specific Aim: To identify additional novel methylated genes involved in the initiation and progression of Barrett's esophagus and esophageal adenocarcinoma through the use of genome-wide methylation studies using Illulmina-?'s Infinium HumanMethylation27 National Institutes of Health 1/11/2010
UNIVERSITY OF WASHINGTON $53,972 Trans-NIH Recovery Act Research Support The primary goal of this proposal is to engage fund that supports a technical assistant to work on the projects funded under an active NIH/NIDDK K01 Award (DK 075665). The objective of the parent K01 award is to train and bridge the principal investigato National Institutes of Health 9/18/2009
SEATTLE CHILDREN'S HOSPITAL $53,967 Trans-NIH Recovery Act Research Support Renal transplant and subclinical herpesvirus infection -- Chronic allograft nephropathy (CAN) is the major barrier to long-term graft survival. The more potent immunosuppressive therapy that has successfully reduced the incidence of acute rejecti National Institutes of Health 9/24/2009
UNIVERSITY OF WASHINGTON $53,809 Trans-NIH Recovery Act Research Support The development and maintenance of memory T cells is a hallmark of the host response to acute and persistent viral infections and a major objective of vaccination for infectious diseases and cancer. Progress in defining the qualitative attributes of memo
This spending item is part of a $959,446 allocation. See details
National Institutes of Health 9/25/2009
UNIVERSITY OF WASHINGTON $53,440 Trans-NIH Recovery Act Research Support This application describes a two-year Administrative Supplement to the remaining years of my five-year mentored training program to develop an independent clinician-scientist whose career in academic medicine will further our understanding of human red bl National Institutes of Health 2/15/2010
FRED HUTCHINSON CANCER RESEARCH CENTER $53,425 Trans-NIH Recovery Act Research Support The present proposal will enhance the activities of a K07-funded clinical trial and accelerate the pace of the science by increasing the study sample size, increasing the rate at which we can complete recruitment, randomization, intervention activities, d National Institutes of Health 9/14/2009
Washington Association For The Education of Young Children $52,596 ARRA Child Care and Development Block Grant Title: ARRA Supplemental Funding for the Child Care and Development Fund (CCDF); Description: Provide child care financial assistance to low-income working families and fund activities to improve the quality of child care.
This spending item is part of a $33,351,204 allocation. See details
Administration for Children and Families 4/09/2009
UNIVERSITY OF WASHINGTON $51,398 Trans-NIH Recovery Act Research Support The goal of this administrative supplement application is to speed up the tempo of investigating the hematopoietic/erythroid differentiation of human embryonic stem cells. In Specific Aim 1, we will be studying the effect of HoxB4 on improving the hematop National Institutes of Health 12/22/2009
UNIVERSITY OF WASHINGTON $51,312 Trans-NIH Recovery Act Research Support The Department of Environmental and Occupational Health Sciences in the University of Washington School of Public Health and Community Medicine proposes to supplement its summer research training experience for undergraduate science students under the NIE
This spending item is part of a $93,312 allocation. See details
National Institutes of Health 6/17/2009
OMEROS CORPORATION $50,478 Trans-NIH Recovery Act Research Support The funds provided by this Revision grant are being used to accelerate the development of a novel clinical candidate for the treatment of osteoarthritis (OA), a disease that currently affects 22% of the US population but has no effective treatment. We wi
This spending item is part of a $334,600 allocation. See details
National Institutes of Health 9/29/2009
UNIVERSITY OF WASHINGTON $50,054 Trans-NIH Recovery Act Research Support Acute inflammation is a self-limiting response driven by the cells of the innate and adaptive immune systems that serves to rid the body of invading pathogens. Chronic inflammation on the other hand, represents an immune response that fails to resolve. Un National Institutes of Health 7/23/2009
UNIVERSITY OF WASHINGTON $50,001 Trans-NIH Recovery Act Research Support In July 2008, Rachel Winer, PhD received a K01 award (the parent grant) to conduct a longitudinal study of oncogenic human papillomavirus (HPV) infections in 25 to 65 year old women who date online. In September 2009, Dr. Winer received an ARRA administr National Institutes of Health 8/02/2010
UNIVERSITY OF WASHINGTON $50,000 Trans-NIH Recovery Act Research Support Each year, 9 million people are newly infected with Mycobacterium tuberculosis (MTb) and approximately 2 million die from MTb worldwide. MTb is particularly devastating in children, where dissemination and meningitis occur much more readily than in adul National Institutes of Health 9/11/2009
UNIVERSITY OF WASHINGTON $50,000 Trans-NIH Recovery Act Research Support Impaired mobility in Parkinson's disease (PD) is associated with decreased independence, reduced quality of life, and increased risk for falls, leading people with PD to identify mobility limitations as one of the worst aspects of the disease. We have an National Institutes of Health 1/27/2010
UNIVERSITY OF WASHINGTON $50,000 Trans-NIH Recovery Act Research Support This proposal describes a two-year Administrative Supplement to my five-year mentor training program to develop an independent clinician-scientist for a career in academic medicine and gene therapy. The application will further advance my research in the National Institutes of Health 9/18/2009
UNIVERSITY OF WASHINGTON $49,995 Trans-NIH Recovery Act Research Support In July 2008, Rachel Winer, PhD received a K01 award (the parent grant) to conduct a longitudinal study of high-risk (HR) human papillomavirus (HPV) infections in 25 to 65 year old women who date online. To date, 220 women have been enrolled (target enrol National Institutes of Health 9/17/2009
UNIVERSITY OF WASHINGTON $49,951 Trans-NIH Recovery Act Research Support The PI of this grant is an M.D., Ph.D. who is committed to academic research and recently completed his clinical training in the Division of Infectious Disease at the University of Washington in Seattle. The proposal describes a 5 year training program d National Institutes of Health 9/17/2009
UNIVERSITY OF WASHINGTON $49,800 Trans-NIH Recovery Act Research Support There are two overall objectives for this ARRA award; 1. First to enlist and pay normal adults to serve as donors of CD34 cells for research purposes. The cells are made available to researchers from across the country for investigational studies. 2.
This spending item is part of a $496,515 allocation. See details
National Institutes of Health 4/01/2010
UNIVERSITY OF WASHINGTON $49,551 Trans-NIH Recovery Act Research Support Dendritic cells (DCs) maintain tolerance by disabling autoreactive T helper cells and generating regulatory T cells. In systemic lupus erythematosus (SLE), tolerance is broken through aberrant activation and homeostasis of DCs. In health, DCs discern self National Institutes of Health 9/11/2009
UNIVERSITY OF WASHINGTON $48,891 Trans-NIH Recovery Act Research Support Each year, 9 million people are newly infected with Mycobacterium tuberculusis (mtb) and approximately 2 million die from Mtb worldwide. Mtb is particularly devastating in children, where dissemination and meningitis occur much more readily than in adult National Institutes of Health 8/02/2010
UNIVERSITY OF WASHINGTON $48,661 Trans-NIH Recovery Act Research Support The PI of this grant is an M.D., Ph.D. who is committed to academic research and recently completed his clinical training in the Division of Infectious Disease at the University of Washington in Seattle. The proposal describes a 5 year training program d National Institutes of Health 8/02/2010
SEATTLE CHILDREN'S HOSPITAL $48,527 Trans-NIH Recovery Act Research Support FOXP3 Structure, Function and Regulatory Activity in T cells -- The transcription factor FOXP3 is required for development of functional CD4+CD25+ regulatory T cells (Treg). Mutations in FOXP3 lead to a severe systemic autoimmune phenotype in both huma National Institutes of Health 9/11/2009
BENAROYA RESEARCH INSTITUTE AT VIRGINIA MASON $48,441 Trans-