Pilot Grant Recipients - Round #132 SOM I3 Nexus Research (7/2023)

4 awards funded, $400,000 total

  • Toxicity and spreading of TDP-43 pathology in ALS/FTD
    • Jie Jiang (Cell Biology) and Jimena Andersen (Human Genetics)
  • Cognitive-Behavioral Therapy and Cardiovascular Reactivity to Stress in Coronary Artery Disease: A Psychophysiological Approach 
    • Kasra Moazzami (Medicine) and Sheila Rauch (Psychiatry and Behavioral Sciences)
  • Behavioral and Functional Imaging Study of Disease-Associated GRIN Genetic Variation in Animal Models
    • Hongjie Yuan (Pharmacology and Chemical Biology) and Steven Liang (Radiology and Imaging Sciences)
  • Assessment of brain bioenergetics for identification of metabolic targets to treat schizophrenia
    • Ashish Arunkumar Sharma (Pathology and Laboratory Sciences) and Zhexing Wen (Psychiatry and Behavioral Sciences)