1994 Seed Grants Archive

Dr. James R. Brorson
Antisense oligonucleotides and the molecular physiology of glutamate receptors
1994 Seed Grant
The University of Chicago

Dr. Ewa Chelmicka-Schorr
Interferon-gamma, the cell cycle and the sympathetic nervous system
1994 Seed Grant
The University of Chicago

Dr. Philip H. Cogen
Molecular genetic analysis of primitive neuroectoderm tumors (PNETs)
1994 Seed Grant
The University of Chicago

Dr. Harriet de Wit
Subjective and behavioral effects of fluoxetine and paroxetine
1994 Seed Grant
The University of Chicago

Dr. Aaron A. Fox
Secretion triggered by Ach receptor activation in PC12 cells
1994 Seed Grant
The University of Chicago

Dr. Jay M. Goldberg and Dr. Philip E. Lloyd
Quartz microelectrode puller (Core facility)
1994 Seed Grant
The University of Chicago

Dr. Un Jung Kang
Superoxide dismutase in dopaminergic neurons
1994 Seed Grant
The University of Chicago

Dr. Richard P. Kraig
NO synthase expression from gliosis assessed by in situ hybridization
1994 Seed Grant
The University of Chicago

Dr. Daniel J. Luchins
Influence of hormone replacement therapy on the effects of triazolam in healthy, normal volunteers
1994 Seed Grant
The University of Chicago

Dr. R. Loch Macdonald
Role of endothelin in cerebral vasospasm
1994 Seed Grant
The University of Chicago

Dr. Daniel Margoliash
In vivo visualization and photolesioning of HVc neurons
1994 Seed Grant
The University of Chicago

Dr. Peggy Mason
Serotonergic innervation of pontomedullary neurons
1994 Seed Grant
The University of Chicago

Dr. Martha McClintock
Neonatal behavioral asymmetry and labor complications: Alternative casual hypotheses
1994 Seed Grant
The University of Chicago

Dr. Deborah J. Nelson
Structure-function analysis of G-protein linked potassium channel
1994 Seed Grant
The University of Chicago

Dr. Yang Yi Peng
Pre-and postsynaptic dynamics of LHRH neurotransmission
1994 Seed Grant
The University of Chicago

Dr. Anthony T. Reder
Inflammation-induced cytokines in astrocytes
1994 Seed Grant
The University of Chicago

Dr. Raymond P. Roos
Replication defective poliovirus as a vector in the study of neurodegenerative disease (ALS and Alzheimer’s disease)
1994 Seed Grant
The University of Chicago

Dr. Neil R. Smalheiser
Role of arachidonic acid metabolites in regulating neurite outgrowth and retraction
1994 Seed Grant
The University of Chicago

Dr. Betty C. Soliven
Effect of N-Acetyl-Aspartate on glial cells
1994 Seed Grant
The University of Chicago

Dr. Sara Szuchet
Adhesion-induced gene expression
1994 Seed Grant
The University of Chicago

Dr. Paul Vezina
Sensitization to amphetamine in mesolimbic dopamine neurons: In vitro studies
1994 Seed Grant
The University of Chicago

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Sarah C. Goetz, Ph.D., Duke University
Uncovering a Novel Role for Primary Cilia in Eph/Ephrin Signaling in Neurons
2022 Seed GrantSarah C. Goetz, Ph.D. Duke University Women’s Council Seed Grant Primary cilia are tiny projections from cells that function like an antenna- they receive and may also send…
Erin M. Gibson, Ph.D., Stanford University
Circadian Regulation of Oligodendroglial Senescence and Metabolomics in Aging
2022 Seed GrantErin M. Gibson, Ph.D.Stanford University The brain consists of two main classes of cells, neurons and glia. Glia make-up more than half of the cells in the brain…
Yvette Fisher, Ph.D., University of California, Berkeley
Dynamic Modulation of Synaptic Plasticity During Spatial Exploration
2022 Seed GrantYvette Fisher, Ph.D.University of California, Berkeley The Virginia (Ginny) & Roger Carlson Seed Grant Cognitive flexibility is critical for appropriately adjusting thoughts and behaviors to meet changing demands…
Byoung Il Bae, Ph.D., University of Connecticut
Unique Vulnerability of Developing Human Cerebral Cortex to Loss of Centrosomal Protein
2022 Seed GrantByoung Il Bae, Ph.D.University of Connecticut Carl & Marilynn Thoma Foundation Seed Grant The cerebral cortex is the largest and outermost part of the human brain. It is…