Grant Awards

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Lankenau Institute researchers compete for grants nationally and locally from federal and state funding agencies such as the National Institutes of Health (NIH) as well as through private and family foundations. The grants listed below represent some of the funding that has been awarded to our investigators.

Funding Agency

Project

Principal Investigator

Project Period

Grant Award

 

World Organization

The Human Neutralizing Antibody Response to Poliovirus

S. Dessain

09/14-08/16

$250,000

 

Path/Gates Foundation

Creation of a comprehensive panel of human monoclonal antibodies against poliovirus

S. Dessain

12/11/15-10/31/16

$233,336

 

Louise A. Havens Foundation

Targeted biologics for the treatment of diabetes mellitus-associated kidney disease

L. Laury-Kleintop

1/1/16-12/31/16

$30,000

 

NIH

Mammalian Regeneration, High Fat Diets and Breast Cancer: A Common Link?

E. Heber-Katz

10/14-06/17

$1,010,080

 

NIH

Regenerative Wound Healing via Inflammation-Modulating Biomaterials

E. Heber-Katz

01/15-04/16

$645,802

 

NIH

IDO Inhibitors for Combinatorial Cancer Therapy

G. Prendergast

08/11 - 05/16

$1,278,315

 

Martha W. Roger's Charitable Trust

TIMP-4 in breast cancer prognosis and treatment

M. Wallon

1/1/16-12/31/16

$15,000

 

DOD

Inhibitors of SOD1 interaction as an approach to slow the progressive spread of ALS symptoms

M. Reichman

7/1/15-6/30/17

$160,000

 

Deborah J. McKenna Foundation

Exploratory investigation into potential resistance mechanism among HER2-positive breast cancers

M. Wallon

10/12/15-10/31/17

$50,950

 

ALSA

Accelerating drug discovery for ALS M. Reichman 8/1/15-7/31/18 $240,000
 

Lupus Research Institute

IDO2, a novel therapeutic target for the treatment of lupus L. Mandik-Nayak 1/15/16-12/31/19 $300,000
 

NIH

IDO2 targeting in pancreatic cancer G. Prendergast 7/16/15-6/30/20 $1,973,340
 

NIH

Polyamine-stimulated stem cell recruitment in arsenic-induced skin cancer S. Gilmour 7/1/15-6/30/20 $2,054,700

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