Showing grants tagged "Scientific Research"

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  1. Northwestern — Research on Microbiome and Alzheimer’s (Robert Vassar)

    Award Date:
    10/2018
    Amount:
    $1,926,923
    Alzheimer's Research
  2. Boston Children’s Hospital — Chronic Pain Research (Yi Zhang)

    Award Date:
    10/2018
    Amount:
    $1,695,376
    Scientific Research
  3. Brigham and Women’s Hospital — Blood Test for Alzheimer’s (David Walt)

    Award Date:
    10/2018
    Amount:
    $4,247,744
    Alzheimer's Research
  4. Duke University — CRISPR-Based Epigenome Editing Tools (Charles Gersbach)

    Award Date:
    10/2018
    Amount:
    $2,550,171
    Scientific Research
  5. USC — Microbiome and Alzheimer’s (Berislav Zlokovic)

    Award Date:
    10/2018
    Amount:
    $1,944,704
    Alzheimer's Research
  6. University of Chicago — Microbiome and Alzheimer’s (Sangram Sisodia)

    Award Date:
    10/2018
    Amount:
    $2,322,876
    Alzheimer's Research
  7. CDC Foundation — Malaria Control Research Project (2018)

    Award Date:
    10/2018
    Amount:
    $1,044,501
    Scientific Research
  8. UC Berkeley — Drought-Tolerant Rice (Brian Staskawicz)

    Award Date:
    10/2018
    Amount:
    $200,000
    Scientific Research
  9. Washington University — Microbiome and Alzheimer’s (David Holtzman)

    Award Date:
    09/2018
    Amount:
    $1,726,594
    Alzheimer's Research
  10. UCSF — Chronic Pain Research (Allan Basbaum) (2019)

    Award Date:
    08/2018
    Amount:
    $1,021,318
    Scientific Research