1996 Seed Grants Archive

Dr. James R. Brorson                    
Mitochondrial dysfunction in beta amyloid peptide toxicity    
1996 Seed Grant
The University of Chicago    
                                                                                    
Dr. Edwin H. Cook, Jr.    
A molecular genetic analysis of obsessive-compulsive disorder                    
1996 Seed Grant
The University of Chicago   
                                                         
Dr. Glyn Dawson                
Pathogenesis of infantile ceroid lipofuscinosis (CLNI)                        
1996 Seed Grant
The University of Chicago 
                                                           
Dr. Fernette Eide
A novel approach to gene therapy in an animal model of Alzheimer’s disease            
1996 Seed Grant
The University of Chicago   
                                                                         
Dr. William N. Green 
Cloning and characterization of neuronal alpha-bungarotoxin receptor subunits            
1996 Seed Grant
The University of Chicago   
                                                                     
Dr. Elizabeth A. Grove    
Role of new member of the Wnt gene family in the generation of choroid plexus            
1996 Seed Grant
The University of Chicago        
                                                                    
Dr. Khaled M. Houamed        
Molecular properties of metabotropic glutamate receptors                    
1996 Seed Grant
The University of Chicago   
                                                         
Dr. Un Jung Kang        
Development of non-drug-induced spontaneous behavioral tests for a rat model of Parkinson’s disease: Forepaw adjusting steps                                    
1996 Seed Grant
The University of Chicago                                                    
 
Dr. Richard P. Kraig
Inflammation and B-amyloid in Alzheimer’s disease                        
1996 Seed Grant
The University of Chicago                                                
 
Dr. R. Loch Macdonald
Role of endothelins in cerebral vasopsasm                            
1996 Seed Grant
The University of Chicago       
                                                 
Dr. Dimitria A. Mangoura
Opioid receptors activate tyrosine kinase to regulate neuronal cortical cytoskeleton        
1996 Seed Grant
The University of Chicago  
                                                                              
Dr. Peggy Mason    
Opioid inputs to pontomedullary serotonergic cells                        
1996 Seed Grant
The University of Chicago                                                    
 
Dr. John G. Milton    
Hybrid electronic devices for the treatment of epilepsy                        
1996 Seed Grant
The University of Chicago  
                                                      
Dr. Doris K. Patneau    
Is desensitization of AMPA receptors modulated by protein phosphorylation            
1996 Seed Grant
The University of Chicago    
                                                                    
Dr. Yang Yi Peng
Heterogeneity of presynaptic calcium transients in individual presynaptic boutons and its effects on neuropeptide transmission                                    
1996 Seed Grant
The University of Chicago                                                    
 
Dr. Clifton W. Ragsdale, Jr.
Axon guidance mechanisms in the corticostriatal pathway                    
1996 Seed Grant
The University of Chicago       
                                                     
Dr. Betty C. Soliven    
Glial growth factors as chemo attractants for oligodendrocytes                    
1996 Seed Grant
The University of Chicago                                                    
 
Dr. Paul Vezina        
NMDA receptors and amphetamine sensitization                        
1996 Seed Grant
The University of Chicago                                                    
 
Dr. Hugh R. Wilson    
Higher visual function: perception of gage direction                        
1996 Seed Grant
The University of Chicago