2005 Seed Grants Archive

Brain Tumors
Development of Chimeric Adenoviruses for Malignant Glioma
Maciej Lesniak, M.D.
The University of Chicago
Parkinson’s Disease
Role of Pink1 in Parkinson’s Disease
Xiaoxi Zhuang, Ph.D.
The University of Chicago
Brain Tumors
Evaluation of the Mechanism of Interaction between Temozolomide and TNFa in the Induction of Apoptosis
Bakhtiar Yamini, M.D.
The University of Chicago
Anesthetics and Brain Function
The Effect of Anesthetics on Cell Proliferation in the Dentate Gyrus of the Adult Rat
Avery Tung, Ph.D.
The University of Chicago
Schizophrenia
Neurobiological and Behavioral Traits Associated with Expression of G72/G30 Gene Complex in the Mouse
Ya-Ping Tang, Ph.D.
The University of Chicago
Motor Neurons
Specification and Maturation of Spinal Interneurons
Kamal Sharma, Ph.D.
The University of Chicago
Vision
Signaling Molecules and the Development of the Visual Cortex
Clifton W. Ragsdale, Ph.D.
The University of Chicago
Social Anxiety Disorder
Neural Substrates of Interpreting Emotional Ambiguity in Social Phobia: A Trial-related Functional Magnetic Resonance Imaging Study
K. Luan Phan, Ph.D.
The University of Chicago
Prion Disease
The Role of the Proteasome Degradative Pathway in Prion Disease
James A. Mastrianni, M.D., Ph.D.
The University of Chicago
Bipolar Disorder
Neurogenesis & Plasticity in Bipolar Disorder
Chunyu Liu, Ph.D.
The University of Chicago
Alzheimer’s disease
The Physiological Parameters and Behavioral Outcomes Associated with Environmental Enrichment-Induced Reduction in Aß Peptide Levels and Deposition in FAD Transgenic Mice
Orly Lazarov, Ph.D.
The University of Chicago
Alcohol-Induced desire to smoke
Functional MRI of Alcohol-Induced Urge to Smoke
Andrea C. King, Ph.D.
The University of Chicago
Odor Perception
Quantitative Analysis of Odor Mixture Perception
Leslie M. Kay, Ph.D.
The University of Chicago
Balance
A Pharmacological Dissection of the Mammalian Efferent Vest
Jay M. Goldberg, Ph.D.
The University of Chicago
Multiple Sclerosis
OxPC and RAGE in MS Brain
Glyn Dawson, Ph.D.
The University of Chicago