Grant News

Johnson receives NIH/NCI R13 Award

Theodore S. Johnson, MD, PhD, received an $8.2K NIH/NCI R13 award for “Career Development and Increasing Diversity in Pediatric Hematology/Oncology.” Project Description: Ethnic minorities, women, and other diversity groups are under-represented in...

He Receives UGA-GRU Seed Grant

Yukai He, MD, PhD, received a $25K UGA-GRU seed grant for “Next generation vaccine technology to overcome helminth-induced immune suppression.” Project Description: This UGA-GRU collaborative grant is proposed to develop an innovative immunization...

Cowell Receives a UGA-GRU seed grant

John K. Cowell, PhD, DSc, FRCPath, received a $25K UGA-GRU seed grant for “Targeting the WASF3/NCKAP1 interaction to suppress cancer cell invasion and metastasis.” Project Description: The WASF3 gene is an important promoter of the metastasis...

Cowell Receives 3-year, NIH/NCI R01 Supplement

John K. Cowell, PhD, DSc, FRCPath, received a 3-year, $82K NIH/NCI R01 supplement for “Genetic Analysis of Myeloproliferative Disease.” Project Description:  One of the major unresolved issues in leukemia research is how myeloproliferative disorders...

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