The following projects have an award budget start date between 12/1/04 and 4/30/05 . The list of industry sponsored research projects is partial, and no subcontracts are shown for which Tufts is a subrecipient. The list is derived from data in the proposal management system at the Office of the Vice Provost. Please click on the project title to view the abstract.

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First Name
Project Title Sponsor Project Duration
Aboushala, Ayman Microleakage of New Generations of Abturation Materials in Root Canal System Ultradent Products, Inc 1/3/05-6/6/05
Ackerman, Frank Safer Chemicals Management: An Economic Development Perspective Swedish Chemicals Inspectorate 3/29/05-6/14/05
Afsar, Mohammed OMS & BWO/DFTS Development & Specimen Measurements Army Research Office 3/1/01-2/27/06
Agyeman, Julian Urban Audiences and Environmental Education Massachusetts Audubon Society 1/1/05-8/31/05
Arias, Irwin Assignment Agreement, Intergovermental Personnel Act NICHD 1/1/03-12/31/05
Balaban, Naomi Quorum Sensing and Staphylococcus Aureus Pathogenesis NIAID 4/1/04-3/31/06
Beinfeld, Margery CCK in Generating Enzyme: Structure, Location and Role NINDS 5/1/94-2/28/06
Bers, Margery CAREER: Virtual Communities of Learning and Care: Multi-user Virtual Environments That Promote Positive Youth Development NSF 2/15/05-1/31/09
Blumberg, Jeffrey Biochemical Basis for the Role of Antioxidant Nutrients and their Dietary Requirements in Health Promotion Yamanouchi Usa Foundation 12/1/02-11/30/05
Blumsack, Marilyn Bernard Osher Foundation TILL Funding Bernard Osher Foundation 3/1/05-2/28/06
Bohm, Andrew Molecular Basis for Inhibition of Edema Factor NIAID 3/1/04-2/28/06
Bratt, Rachel Women's Institute for Housing and Economic Development: 1981 - 2006 Women's Institute for Housing and Economic Development 2/1/05-1/31/06
Brenner, Brian Developing a Library of Bridge Models Boston Foundation for Architecture 1/1/05-12/31/05
Brodeur, Peter Organization and Expression of V Genes NIGMS 7/1/85-3/31/08
Bullock, Peter Initiation of SV40 DNA Replication and Its Regulation NIGMS 1/1/92-1/31/06
Cao, Caroline CAREER: Adapting To Technology In Minimally Invasive Surgery NSF 2/1/05-1/31/06
Castaneda Sceppa, Carmen Strong Living Program: A Community-Based Exercise Program State of Vermont 3/9/05-3/8/06
Catley, Andy Case Study on Emergency, Pastoralist and Food Security in South Sudan Food and Agriculture Organization 1/20/05-3/31/05
Cebe, Peggy Polymer-Based Nanocomposites: An Opportunity for Deaf and Hearing-Impaired Students NSF 4/1/04-3/31/07
Chaisson, Eric Educational Tools for Chandra Mission Smithsonian Astrophysical Observatory 2/1/05-8/31/05
Chan, Daniel Determination of Plasma Amino Acid Profile in Critically Ill Dogs Mars, Inc. 12/15/04-11/15/05
Chapra, Steven Improved Science And Decision Support For Managing Watershed Nutrient Loads Environmental Protection Agency 1/20/03-1/19/06
Coffin, John Retrovirus Evolution NCI 2/5/01-1/31/06
Damassa, David TUSK: Tools to Integrate and Share Health Knowledge NLM 1/1/05-12/31/07
Dawson, Dean The Meiotic Role of Slk19p in Yeast NIGMS 4/1/02-3/31/06
Dunlap, Kathleen Presynaptic Receptors on Embryonic Sensory Neurons NINDS 7/1/80-11/30/07
Easterbrooks, Ann Touchpoints Early Child Care & Education Evaluation Brazelton Touchpoints Center 4/1/05-3/31/07
Feig, Larry The Function of the Ras-Related Ral Proteins NIGMS 2/1/92-3/31/09
Forrester, Janet Nutritional Status In HIV-positive Hispanic Drug Abusers NIDA 1/1/99-12/31/08
Freeman, Lisa Interdiciplinary Research Training for Veterinarian NIDDK 2/15/04-1/31/09
Gallagher, Kevin Policy Space for Development in the WTO Rockefeller Foundation 1/1/05-12/31/05
Garlick, Jonathan Pathways and Mechanisms Controlling Early Oral Neoplasia NIDCR 7/1/95-2/28/06
Gianinno, Lawrence The Role of Family and Community-Related Experience in the Development of Young People's Economic Understanding W.T. Grant Foundation 1/1/05-12/31/06
Goodwin, Neva Social Science Library The Philanthropic Initiative, Inc. 11/1/04-12/31/07
Gordon, Leslie The Effects of Altered Lamin A on Disease Process in Hutchinson-Gilford Progeria Syndrome March of Dimes 2/1/04-1/31/06
Gordon, Leslie The Progeria Research Foundation Cell and Tissue Bank Progeria Research Foundation 1/1/04-12/31/05
Greenberg, Andrew Perilipins and Lipolysis NIDDK 1/15/99-3/31/08
Greenblatt, David Chronic Benzodiazepines: Behavior and Neurochemistry NIDA 9/30/87-1/31/06
Greenblatt, David CYP3A Function in Aging African-Americans NIA 5/1/02-3/31/07
Hassoun, Soha CAREER: Tools for Designing and Integrating Configurable Components NSF 2/1/01-1/31/06
Holcomb, Phillip Plausibility And Syntactic Processing Load NIDCD 2/1/05-1/31/06
Holcomb, Phillip The Cognitive Neuroscience of Comprehension NICHD 4/1/05-3/31/06
Huber, Brigitte QPP: Protease that Prevents Apoptosis in Quiescent Cells NIAID 3/1/99-12/31/07
Islam, Shafiqul Estimation of Evaopotranspiration and Crop Water Stress Over Large Areas Using Remote Sensing Observations USDA 1/1/05-12/31/07
Jackson, Rob Circadian Control of Behavior NSF 6/7/04-3/31/06
Jackson, Rob Role of Andante/CKIIB in the Drosophila Circadian Clock NINDS 2/1/03-1/31/08
Jacob, Michele Regulation Of Neuronal Synaptic Components NINDS 1/1/98-11/30/08
Jacobsen, Karen Forced Migration and the New African City: Transnational Livlihoods and Politcs in Maputo and Dar Es Salaam Macarthur Research & Writing For Individuals 1/1/05-12/31/05
Jacque, Laurent Feasibility Study and Marketing Plan for a Proposed Master of Science Degree in International Management Cabot Family Trust 1/1/05-12/31/06
Johnson, Elizabeth Antioxidant Status and Risk of Age-Related Maculopathy American Health Assistance Foundation 4/1/04-3/31/06
Kaplan, David First Annual Biomedical Engineering Conference in Vietnam Vietnam Education Foundation 3/1/05-2/28/06
Kaplan, David Inducible Surface Hyrdrophobicity of Microbial Consortia for Biofilm Remediation Foster-Miller, Inc. 3/1/05-2/28/06
Kaplan, David Silk Protein Polymer Designs for Improved Expression and Processing Air Force Office of Scientific Research 7/1/04-6/30/07
Kaplan, David Liquid Crystal Phase Transitions In The Heirarchical Assembly Of Collagen NASA 7/1/03-11/30/06
Kaplan, David Surface-templated Bio-inspired Synthesis And Fabrication Of Functional Materials Air Force Office of Scientific Research 1/1/05-4/30/05
Kaplan, David Tendon Formation Mediated by SMAD8 Signaling Pathway Fogarty International Center 4/1/04-3/31/07
Kaplan, David Tissue Engineered Ligaments NIAMS 4/1/05-3/31/06
Kaplan, David Tissue Engineering - The Next Generation NIDCR 4/1/05-3/31/06
Krimsky, Sheldon The Corruption of Science: A Speaking Tour and CD Archive Common Benefit Litigation Expense Trust 1/20/05-1/19/06
Kumamoto, Carol Regulation of Drug Resistance Genes in C. Albicans NIAID 3/15/03-2/28/08
Kumamoto, Carol Regulation of Fungal Invasive Growth NIAID 9/1/96-2/28/07
Lamon-Fava, Stefania Estrogen, HDL, and Coronary Heart Disease in Women NHLBI 3/1/04-2/28/06
Lemire, Joan Developing a Smooth Muscle Cell Model for the Study of Hutchinson-Gilford Progeria Syndrome: Is Aggrecan a Significant Component of the Phenotype? Progeria Research Foundation 1/1/04-12/31/05
Levy, Stuart Expression and Organization of Soil-Induced Genes in Pseudommonas Flourescens Research Science & Technology 1/1/05-12/31/07
Levy, Stuart The Multiple Antibiotic Resistance (MAR) Regulon NIAID 9/30/80-12/31/07
Leyland, Timothy Pastoralist Conflict Initiative (PCI)- (REDSO) Oau/Ibar 1/1/05-6/30/05
Linsenmayer, Thomas Corneal Epithelial Nuclear Ferritin and UV Protection NEI 2/1/01-1/31/06
Linsenmayer, Thomas Corneal Stroma: Synthesis and Assembly of Collagen NEI 7/1/83-11/30/06
Liscum, Laura Analysis of a Suppressor of the Niemann-Pick C Phenotype NIDDK 3/1/05-2/28/09
Mann, Anthony High Energy Physics at Tufts University DoE 1/15/05-1/14/06
McKeown, Nicola Carbohydrate Nutrition and Cardiovascular Disease: The Role of the Insulin Resistance Syndrome American Heart Association 1/1/04-12/31/05
Mecsas, Joan Identification of Xcv TTSS Components NIGMS 1/1/03-4/7/06
Mecsas, Joan Role of Yersinia Yops in an Animal Infection Model NIAID 7/1/03-12/31/07
Meydani, Mohsen Vitamin E and Atherosclerosis in LDLR-/- Mice NHLBI 1/1/03-12/31/06
Moomaw, William Tufts Climate Initiative: Taking Action to Slow Climate Change Rockefeller Brothers Fund Inc. 1/1/05-12/30/05
Moore, Claire Biomedical Research Experiences for Engineering Majors NIGMS 4/1/05-3/31/09
Moore, Claire Molecular Mechanism of mRNA 3' End Formation in Yeast NIGMS 4/1/89-3/31/06
Moore, Claire The Coupling of mRNA Transcription and 3' End Formation NIGMS 9/1/03-8/31/07
Must, Aviva Obesity and Psychopathology: A Longitudinal Study of Youth NIDDK 4/1/04-3/31/06
Nelson, Mariam The Strong Women Program Pennsylvania State University 3/1/05-2/28/06
Nelson, Mariam The Strong Women Program in Alaska Alaska Public Health Association 12/1/04-11/30/05
Nurminskaya, Maria Evaluation of T-Gases as Regulators of VSMC National Heart Foundation 4/1/05-5/31/06
O'Connell, Brian 50 Years in Public Causes: Stories from a Road Less Traveled W.K. Kellogg Foundation 2/1/05-1/31/06
Ortiz, Daniel ABC Transporter Binding Proteins and Trafficking NIDDK 4/1/03-3/31/06
Panjwani, Noorjahan Corneal Epithelial Cell Surface Glycoconjugates NEI 8/1/87-3/31/07
Pokras, Mark Seabird Ecological Assessment Network (SEANET) Geraldine R. Dodge Foundation 1/1/04-12/30/05
Poltorak, Alexander Genetic Dissection of Lipopolysaccharide Response NIAID 9/1/03-2/28/08
Prevelakis, George Balkans Conference in Hellenic & Southeastern European Studies Starvos S. Niarchos Foundation 2/1/05-6/30/06
Rich, Stephen Genetics & Population Structure of Plasmodium Falciparum NIGMS 4/1/04-3/31/08
Rios, Maribel BDNF Mutants: Genetic Models for Depressive Disorders NIMH 4/1/03-1/31/08
Roberts, Susan Dietary Energy Restriction and Metabolic Aging in Humans NIA 5/15/02-4/30/09
Roffler Tarlov, Suzanne Albinism: Defects in Tyrosinase, Amines or Melanin NEI 3/1/03-2/28/06
Roffler Tarlov, Suzanne New Approach to Understanding Role of Catecholamines in Learning and Memory Fidelity Investments 12/1/04-6/30/05
Romero, Michael Quantifying phsyiological stress in threatened and endangered species due to military activities DoD 4/19/05-6/30/06
Rosenberg, Naomi Abelson Leukemia Virus Transformation NCI 9/1/78-3/31/06
Rosenblatt, Michael Nature of PTH/PTHRP - Receptor Bimolecular Interactions NIDDK 1/1/95-12/31/07
Rothbaum, Fred Capturing Their Attention: Disseminating Effective Online Research Abstracts to the Youth Policy Audience W.T. Grant Foundation 12/1/04-11/30/05
Roy, Ananda Molecular Mechanisms of Acute Promyelocytic Leukemia NIAID 3/15/04-2/28/06
Ruskai, Mary Beth Noisy Quantum Communication and Computation Army Research Office 4/21/03-4/20/06
Sahagian, Garabed Xenogen IVIS 200 Imager NCRR 2/15/05-2/14/06
Saperstein, George Development of Public Health Protocols for Response to Zoonotic Diseases in Animals Massachusetts Department of Public Health 1/1/05-8/30/05
Saperstein, George Rare Breeds Preservation Program SVF Foundation 1/1/05-12/31/07
Schlegel, Amy Ilya and Emilia Kabakov: The Center for Cosmic Energy (Exibition & Symposium) LEF Foundation 2/1/05-6/4/06
Schwob, James Development of the Primary Olfactory Projection NIDCD 12/1/98-3/31/06
Schwob, James Regulation of Neurogenesis in Olfactory Epithelium NIDCD 4/1/05-3/31/10
Schwob, James Regulation of or Expression in the Adult OE NIDCD 1/1/05-12/31/06
Selhub, Jacob Folic Acid Fortification: Effects on DNA Methylation, Global Gene Expression, and Interaction with Common MTHFR Mutations USDA 12/1/04-11/30/07
Shevitz, Abby An Exploratory Study of the Pharmacokinetics, Safety and Antiviral Activity of Once Daily Atazanavir, Saquinavir and Mini-dose Ritonavir in HIV+ Subjects Community Research Initiative of New England 1/1/04-1/1/06
Shirihai, Orian Erythroid Transporter Function in Hemoglobin Synthesis NHLBI 12/3/02-11/30/07
Shultz, Mary Jane The Ice Surface: Chemical Probes of the Native Surface, Interactions and Reconstruction NSF 4/1/03-3/31/06
Skelly, Patrick Gene Silencing in Schistosomes Using RNAi NIAID 3/15/04-2/28/09
Sonenshein, Abraham Clostridium Difficile Toxin Gene Regulation NIAID 12/15/04-11/30/09
Soto, Ana Prenatal Xenoestrogen Exposure and Mammary Cancer NIEHS 1/3/05-12/31/06
Soto, Ana Prostate Cell Proliferation in Cancer and Aging NCI 9/30/93-1/31/06
Strafford, Maureen The Arnold P. Gold Foundation Grant Agreement Arnold P. Gold Foundation 1/1/04-12/31/05
Tang, Guangwen Retinol Equivalency of Plant Carotenoids in Women and Children NIDDK 5/20/03-2/28/07
Taylor, Allen Exploiting Nutrition to Delay Cataract NEI 1/1/05-12/31/06
Taylor, Allen Ubiquitination Lens Proliferation/Differentiation NEI 4/1/01-12/31/08
Theoharides, Theoharis Stress Induces Skin Mast Cell Activation and Vasodilation NIAMS 4/13/01-1/31/06
Thorley-Lawson, David Computer Simulation of Epstein Barr Virus Infection NIAID 1/1/05-11/30/09
Thorley-Lawson, David Epstein-Barr Virus Latency NCI 1/25/095-3/31/09
Thorley-Lawson, David Host Immunity to EBV Infection in Vitro and in Vivo NIAID 9/1/81-1/31/08
Thornton, Ronald Web-Delivered Interactive Lecture Demonstrations (WEBILD): Creating an Active Science Learing Environment Over the Internet NSF 1/1/05-12/31/06
Trimmer, Barry Central and Peripheral Actions of Nitric Oxide NSF 3/1/04-2/28/07
Tzipori, Saul SLT Specific Human Monoclonal Antibodies for HUS Prophylaxis NIAID 9/23/96-2/29/08
Vetter, Douglas Investigations into the Mouse Olivocochlear System NIDCD 4/1/04-2/28/09
Waldor, Matthew Molecular Biology and Virulence of CTX Phage NIAID 1/1/98-12/31/07
Waldor, Matthew Role of HFQ in Vibrio Cholerae Virulence NIAID 4/1/04-3/31/06
Walker, Peter Humanitarian response Department Oxfam America 12/1/04-2/28/05
Walker, Peter World Vision Humanitarian Futures Next Steps World Vision International 2/15/05-6/30/05
Waller, William New England Space Science Initiative In Education (NESSIE) NASA 1/1/02-12/31/05
Wanke, Christine Feasibility Study of Probiotics for Growth Faltering NCCAM 4/1/05-3/31/07
Warren, Acacia Pedigree Tracing, Walk-Back Selection and Linkage Mapping of Penaeus Vannamei Shrimp USDA 3/1/05-2/28/06
White, Joel Characterization of Mechanisms Underlying Vapor Phase Responses of DNA-Based Sensors ONR 2/2/04-12/31/06
Yee, Amy Mechanisms of Transcriptional Repressor HBP1 in Cancer NCI 1/1/02-12/31/06
Yee, Amy Phytonutrient Suppression of WNT Signalling in Cancer NCI 1/1/05-12/31/09


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