2003 Seed Grants Archive

Sean P. Cook, Ph.D.
Identification of a novel sensory receptor that medicates pain.
2003 Seed Grant 
The University of Chicago
 
Nicholas G. Hatsopoulos, Ph.D.
Encoding of action in primary motor and premotor cortical ensembles
2002-2003 Seed Grant 
The University of Chicago  
 
Naoum P. Issa, M.D., Ph.D.
The functional organization of visual cortex underlying high-acuity vision
2002-2003 Seed Grant 
The University of Chicago
 
Leslie M. Kay, Ph.D.
The role of natural behavior in olfactory-hippocampal dynamics
2003 Seed Grant 
The University of Chicago
 
Royce J. Lee, M.D.
Benzodiazepine receptor sensitivity and childhood trauma in personality disorder: a functional magnetic resonance imaging pilot study
2003 Seed Grant 
The University of Chicago
 
Charles J. Marcuccilli, M.D., Ph.D.
Electrophysiological characterization of pediatric neocortical neurons
2003 Seed Grant 
The University of Chicago
 
James A. Mastrianni, M.D., Ph.D.
The role of glycosylation in the trafficking of PrP and its degradation by the proteasome
2003 Seed Grant 
The University of Chicago
                                                                     
Kathleen Millen, Ph.D.
Identification of an autism gene on human chromosome 3
2003 Seed Grant 
The University of Chicago
 
John G. Milton, M.D., Ph.D.
Expert motor skill acquisition: from stick balancing and golf to neurorehabilitation
2003 Seed Grant 
The University of Chicago
 
Kourosh Rezania, M.D.
Impaired glucose tolerance in idiopathic neuropathy
2003 Seed Grant 
The University of Chicago
 
Ana Solodkin, Ph.D.
Pilot study on the early detection of Alzheimer’s Disease by diffusion tensor imaging
2003 Seed Grant 
The University of Chicago
 
Ya-Ping Tang, M.D., Ph.D.
Genetic studies of NMDA receptor function in the cerebellar-regulated cognitions
2003 Seed Grant 
The University of Chicago
 
James X. Tao, M.D., Ph.D.
The validity of functional MRI for language mapping in epilepsy surgery
2003 Seed Grant 
The University of Chicago
 
Manuel F. Utset, M.D., Ph.D.
A transgenic mouse model of medulloblastoma
2003 Seed Grant 
The University of Chicago
 
Bakhtiar Yamini, M.D.
Combined radiation and adeno-TNF therapy of intracranial gliobastoma in nude mice
2003 Seed Grant 
The University of Chicago
 
Xiaoxi Zhuang, Ph.D.
Motor habit and Tourette Syndrome-like behavior
2002-2003 Seed Grant 
The University of Chicago
 
Yimin Zou, Ph.D.
Guidance of neuronal migration in vertebrate CNS development
2002-2003 Seed Grant 
The University of Chicago