Current UCSF K08 Awards

Last updated January, 2014. Click on column headings to resort the table.

Title of Grant Principal Investigator School: Departmentsort descending Agency
Volatile Anesthetic Alteration of Neural Precursor Cell Cycle and Fate Decisions http://projectreporter.nih.gov/project_info_description.cfm?aid=8212430 Sall, Jeffrey MD SOM:Anesthesia & Perioperative Care NIGMS
Epigenetic Regulation in Neuropathic Pain http://projectreporter.nih.gov/project_info_description.cfm?aid=8551759 Guan, Zhonghui SOM:Anesthesia & Perioperative Care NINDS
Synaptic Targeting and Regulation of NMDAR Subunits http://projectreporter.nih.gov/project_info_description.cfm?aid=8488206 Gray, John Alan SOM:Cellular & Molecular Pharmacology NIMH
Role of Kit in Early Melanoma Development http://projectreporter.nih.gov/project_info_description.cfm?aid=8190099 Ortiz-Urda, Susana MD, PhD SOM:Dermatology NCI
Integrated Analysis of Notch Pathway Loss-of-Function in Epithelial Tumorigenesis http://projectreporter.nih.gov/project_info_description.cfm?aid=8542609 Cho, Raymond Jaihyun SOM:Dermatology NCI
Genetic Analysis of the TNF Pathway in Psoriasis http://projectreporter.nih.gov/project_info_description.cfm?aid=8063059 Liao, Wilson MD SOM:Dermatology NIAMS
Mechanisms of Immune Regulation in the Skin http://projectreporter.nih.gov/project_info_description.cfm?aid=8448638 Rosenblum, Michael David SOM:Dermatology NIAMS
Advancing the Quality of Emergency Department Renal Stone Management http://projectreporter.nih.gov/project_info_description.cfm?aid=8581931 Wang, Ralph C. SOM:Emergency Medicine AHRQ
Impact of Regionalization of Care in Acute Stroke Patients http://projectreporter.nih.gov/project_info_description.cfm?aid=8046465 Govindarajan, Prasanthi MD SOM:Emergency Medicine AHRQ
Evaluating and Improving Present-On-Admission for Performance Reporting http://projectreporter.nih.gov/project_info_description.cfm?aid=8105451 Goldman, Lauren MD SOM:Medicine AHRQ
Titrating CD45 Expression in Mice to Study Development of T Cell Tolerance http://projectreporter.nih.gov/project_info_description.cfm?aid=8098871 Zikherman, Julie MD SOM:Medicine NIAMS
A Model for Preclinical Biomarker Discovery in Pancreatic Ductal Adenocarcinoma http://projectreporter.nih.gov/project_info_description.cfm?aid=8120953 Collisson, Eric MD SOM:Medicine NCI
Interactive HIT to Promote Ambulatory Safety among Vulnerable Diabetes Patients http://projectreporter.nih.gov/project_info_description.cfm?aid=8136909 Sarkar, Urmimala MD SOM:Medicine AHRQ
Genetic Modifiers Such As Fas Regulate Tumor-Cell Dependence on Mutant EGFR http://projectreporter.nih.gov/project_info_description.cfm?aid=8188777 Bivona, Trever MD, PhD SOM:Medicine NCI
Role of MicroRNA-1 in the Cardiac Ventricular Conduction System http://projectreporter.nih.gov/project_info_description.cfm?aid=8123241 Vedantham, Vasanth MD, PhD SOM:Medicine NHLBI
The Effects of Aging on Apoptosis Following Myocardial Infarction. http://projectreporter.nih.gov/project_info_description.cfm?aid=8197731 Boyle, Andrew MBBS, PhD SOM:Medicine NHLBI
Structural and Functional Studies of M. Tuberculosis Type VII Secretion http://projectreporter.nih.gov/project_info_description.cfm?aid=8242435 Rosenberg, Oren MD, PhD SOM:Medicine NIAID
Mechanisms and Antigen Identification in a Novel Model of Autoimmune Lung Disease http://projectreporter.nih.gov/project_info_description.cfm?aid=8098804 Shum, Anthony MD SOM:Medicine NHLBI
Targeting of Aberrant Signaling in Patient-Derived Colorectal Cancer Models http://projectreporter.nih.gov/project_info_description.cfm?aid=8487191 Atreya, Chloe E. SOM:Medicine NCI
Exploring the Roles of GI and S1PR1 in Endothelial Barrier Function In Vivo http://projectreporter.nih.gov/project_info_description.cfm?aid=8206757 Wilsbacher, Lisa MD, PhD SOM:Medicine NHLBI
IQGAP1 in Vascular Barrier Regulation during Acute Lung Injury http://projectreporter.nih.gov/project_info_description.cfm?aid=8534276 Bhattacharya, Mallar SOM:Medicine NHLBI
Culturally Relevant HIV Prevention for High-Risk Women http://projectreporter.nih.gov/project_info_description.cfm?aid=8207991 Sevelius, Jeanne PhD SOM:Medicine NIMH
Regulation of Bone Formation by G-Protein Signaling http://projectreporter.nih.gov/project_info_description.cfm?aid=8078910 Hsiao, Edward MD, PhD SOM:Medicine NIAMS
Discovering and Dissecting New Regulators of Insulin Production in Beta Cells http://projectreporter.nih.gov/project_info_description.cfm?aid=8190225 Ku, Gregory MD, PhD SOM:Medicine NIDDK
The Function and Regulation of IL-33 in the Airway Epithelium in Asthma http://projectreporter.nih.gov/project_info_description.cfm?aid=8509548 Gordon, Erin D. SOM:Medicine NHLBI
A20 (TNFAIP3) Regulation of Intestinal Immune Homeostasis http://projectreporter.nih.gov/project_info_description.cfm?aid=8110836 Lu, Timothy Then-Chioh MD, PhD SOM:Medicine NIDDK
DGAT1: Linking Fatty Acids to Inflammation and Metabolism in White Adipose Tissue http://projectreporter.nih.gov/project_info_description.cfm?aid=8055387 Koliwad, Suneil MD, PhD SOM:Medicine NIDDK
Defining the Role of EIF4F in Metastatic Castration Resistant Prostate Cancer http://projectreporter.nih.gov/project_info_description.cfm?aid=8487314 Hsieh, Andrew Caleb SOM:Medicine
Validation of Novel CKD Biomarkers in CRIC http://projectreporter.nih.gov/project_info_description.cfm?aid=8113982 Hsu, Chi-Yuan MD, MS SOM:Medicine NIDDK
Claudin-18 and Pathologic Alveolar Epithelial Permeability http://projectreporter.nih.gov/project_info_description.cfm?aid=8424854 Lafemina, Michael Joseph SOM:Medicine
Measurement of Decision Quality in Coronary Artery Disease http://projectreporter.nih.gov/project_info_description.cfm?aid=8119023 Lin, Grace MD SOM:Medicine AHRQ
Understanding and Risk-Adjusting Return Visits to the Emergency Department http://projectreporter.nih.gov/project_info_description.cfm?aid=8300058 Duseja, Reena MD SOM:Medicine AHRQ
Identifying the Human Targets of Secreted M. Tuberculosis Effectors by Proteomics http://projectreporter.nih.gov/project_info_description.cfm?aid=8487102 Penn, Bennett SOM:Medicine NIAID
Bioinformatic Approaches to Small Molecule Profiling of Cardiometabolic Disease http://projectreporter.nih.gov/project_info_description.cfm?aid=8235806 Deo, Rahul MD, PhD SOM:Medicine NHLBI
Regulation of Innate Immunity by the Sympathetic Nervous System during Sepsis http://projectreporter.nih.gov/project_info_description.cfm?aid=8519525 Seeley, Eric J. SOM:Medicine NHLBI
DGAT1 Mediated Cardiac Steatosis http://projectreporter.nih.gov/project_info_description.cfm?aid=8463594 Glenn, Denis MD, PhD SOM:Medicine NHLBI
Determining the Role of Human Endogenous Retroviruses (Herv) in HIV-1 Infection http://projectreporter.nih.gov/project_info_description.cfm?aid=8530151 Sengupta, Devi SOM:Medicine NIAID
Investigation of Nuclear Transport Dysfunction in an Ocular Model of FTLD http://projectreporter.nih.gov/project_info_description.cfm?aid=8568516 Ward, Michael Emmerson SOM:Neurology NEI
Collagen VI: Novel Mechanisms and Functions in Alzheimer's Disease http://projectreporter.nih.gov/project_info_description.cfm?aid=8411436 Dubal, Dena MD, PhD SOM:Neurology NIA
The Genomic and Functional Consequences of Trophoblast Aneuploidy http://projectreporter.nih.gov/project_info_description.cfm?aid=8165911 Bianco, Katherine MD SOM:Obstetrics, Gynecology & Rep Sci NICHD
The Role of Extracelluar Enzymes in Regulating Corneal Repair http://projectreporter.nih.gov/project_info_description.cfm?aid=8244501 Chan, Matilda MD, PhD SOM:Ophthalmology NEI
Compartmentalized Neurodegeneration of Retinal Ganglion Cells in Glaucoma http://projectreporter.nih.gov/project_info_description.cfm?aid=8543742 Ou, Yvonne SOM:Ophthalmology NEI
Mesenchymal Regulation of Jaw Bone Length http://projectreporter.nih.gov/project_info_description.cfm?aid=8090949 Ealba, Erin DDS SOD:Orofacial Sciences NIDCR
The Response of Cancer and Stem/Progenitor Cells to Telomere Disruption http://projectreporter.nih.gov/project_info_description.cfm?aid=8088050 Stohr, Bradley MD, PhD SOM:Pathology NCI
Mechanisms and Modifiers of Beta-Catenin-Induced Hepatic Tumorigenesis http://projectreporter.nih.gov/project_info_description.cfm?aid=8581216 Evason, Kimberley Jane SOM:Pathology
Regulation of Lipid Metabolism by miR-29a within Hepatocytes http://projectreporter.nih.gov/project_info_description.cfm?aid=8487710 Mattis, Aras Nikodemas SOM:Pathology NIDDK
Role of Microrna-499 in the Heart http://projectreporter.nih.gov/project_info_description.cfm?aid=8054824 Shieh, Joseph MD, PhD SOM:Pediatrics NHLBI
Optimizing EGFR Targeted Therapy in Malignant Glioma http://projectreporter.nih.gov/project_info_description.cfm?aid=8068350 Nicolaides, Theodore MD SOM:Pediatrics NINDS
Altered Lymphatics in an Ovine Cardiac Model of Increased Pulmonary Blood Flow http://projectreporter.nih.gov/project_info_description.cfm?aid=8581784 Datar, Sanjeev A. SOM:Pediatrics NHLBI
Blockade of P53 and Aurora A in Therapy Resistant Neuroblastoma http://projectreporter.nih.gov/project_info_description.cfm?aid=8496155 Gustafson, William Clay SOM:Pediatrics NINDS
Role of TH17 and IL17A in Acute Lung Injury http://projectreporter.nih.gov/project_info_description.cfm?aid=8516586 Li, John T. SOM:Pediatrics NHLBI
Barriers & Facilitators to Health Care: Transitioning Youth with Special Needs http://projectreporter.nih.gov/project_info_description.cfm?aid=8136910 Okumura, Megumi MD SOM:Pediatrics AHRQ
Surveillance of Serum Contents by Mast Cells and Regulation of Allergic Immunity http://projectreporter.nih.gov/project_info_description.cfm?aid=8165013 Cheng, Laurence MD SOM:Pediatrics NIAID
Defining the Transition From Fetal To Adult T Cell Predominance in the Human Fetu http://projectreporter.nih.gov/project_info_description.cfm?aid=8223138 Burt, Trevor MD SOM:Pediatrics NICHD
Erythropoietin and Neurogenesis after Neonatal Stroke http://projectreporter.nih.gov/project_info_description.cfm?aid=8231397 Gonzalez, Fernando MD SOM:Pediatrics NINDS
Modeling Dentin by G Protein Coupled Receptor Signaling http://projectreporter.nih.gov/project_info_description.cfm?aid=8226354 Horst, Orapin PhD, MS SOD:Preventive & Restorative Dental Sci NIDCR
Psychosocial Factors in Reproductive Aging http://projectreporter.nih.gov/project_info_description.cfm?aid=8123126 Bleil, Maria PhD SOM:Psychiatry NIA
Cognitive and Neuroimaging Predictors of Disability in Late Life Depression http://projectreporter.nih.gov/project_info_description.cfm?aid=8281691 Mackin, Scott, PhD SOM:Psychiatry NIMH
Does Depression Affect Quality of Decisions to Participate in Clinical Trials? http://projectreporter.nih.gov/project_info_description.cfm?aid=8101143 Leykin, Yan PhD SOM:Psychiatry NIMH
Sleep As a Novel Pathway Linking Chronic Psychological Stress and Inflammation http://projectreporter.nih.gov/project_info_description.cfm?aid=8517182 Prather, Aric Andrew SOM:Psychiatry NHLBI
Molecular Imaging for Detection and Treatment Monitoring of Arthritis http://projectreporter.nih.gov/project_info_description.cfm?aid=8502439 Mackenzie, John Dewolfe SOM:Radiology & Biomedical Imaging NIAMS
Maternal and Fetal Immune Responses to In Utero HSC Transplantation http://projectreporter.nih.gov/project_info_description.cfm?aid=8072668 Mackenzie, Tippi MD SOM:Surgery NIAID
Liver Tissue Engineering through Three-Dimensional Hepatocyte Culture http://projectreporter.nih.gov/project_info_description.cfm?aid=8486427 Chang, Tammy T. SOM:Surgery NIDDK
Role of Notch4 in the Development of Lung Arteriovenous Malformations http://projectreporter.nih.gov/project_info_description.cfm?aid=8111699 Miniati, Douglas MD SOM:Surgery NHLBI
Mechanism of Traumatic Coagulopathy http://projectreporter.nih.gov/project_info_description.cfm?aid=8318769 Cohen, Mitchell MD SOM:Surgery NIGMS
Use of OET to Assess Mouse Preimplantation Quality for Uterine Transfer http://projectreporter.nih.gov/project_info_description.cfm?aid=8164878 Garcia, Maurice MD, MAS SOM:Urology NICHD