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Los Angeles Area NIH Funded Research Projects

Posted by BCI Staff on Mon, Feb 11, 2013

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Lab researchers go where the funding is and lab suppliers are quick to follow:


A  quick check of grants awarded in the Los Angeles Area shows these top NIH funded projects.   Although a few are peripheral to life science research, including several social and psychological studies, most are target on for hands on lab research.

Project Funding 
UCLA Los Angeles Brazil AIDS Consortium $2,482,070
Cancer Center Support Grant $2,287,860
UCLA AIDS Prevention and Treatment Clinical Trials Unit $2,245,101
Family and Neighborhood Interventions to Reduce Heart Disease Risk in East L.A. $1,901,795
CURE: Digestive Diseases Research Center $836,722
Informatics Center for Neurogenetics and Neurogenomics $692,582
1/2-Early Intervention for Youth at Risk for Bipolar Disorder $657,353
California Center for Population Research (CCPR) at UCLA $618,621
Parkinson's Diseases Susceptibility Genes and Pesticides $579,143
Molecular Analysis of the Host Immune Response in Leprosy $542,243
Function of the Kinetoplast in the Hemoflagellates $506,834
Non-contrast 4-D Dynamic MRA in Arteriovenous Malformation (AVM) $476,651
Transmitter Release from Mammalian Horizontal Cells $456,177
Neurodevelopment and Psychosis in the 22q11.2 Deletion Syndrome $454,546
Children with MR: Family Processes and Dual Diagnosis
Identification and Characterization of the Genetic Basis of PPCD $385,000
New Optical and Genetic Tools to Study Diverse Calcium Signals in Astrocytes $385,000
UCLA Child Health Research Career Development Award $370,941

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Tags: CA, University of California Los Angeles, 2013, California, Los Angeles, NIH funded Research Projects, LAVS

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