July 2019 Selected Grants

Below is a brief snapshot of some of the research grants awarded to Boston University faculty in July 2019. View previously selected grants, or a full summary of this month’s awards. For detailed information on research funding, visit Sponsored Research Reporting on the Research Support site.


A Moderate Spatial Resolution Data Record of 21st Century Global Land Cover, Land Use, and Lang Cover Change

Total Anticipated

$3,789,479

Principal Investigator

Mark A Friedl, College of Arts & Sciences

Sponsor

NASA


Microscopic Imaging of Tissue Oxygen Delivery Altered by Microvascular Changes

Total Anticipated

$1,915,056

Principal Investigator

David Boas, College of Engineering

Sponsor

NIH/National Institute of Biomedical Imaging


Engineering Multicellular Tissue Structure, Function and Vascularization

Total Anticipated

$3,040,623

Principal Investigator

Christopher Chen, College of Engineering

Sponsor

NIH/National Institute of Biomedical Imaging


Aberrant Immune Activation in the Tuberculosis Granuloma: A Pivotal Role in Necrosis

Total Anticipated

$2,968,203

Principal Investigator

Igor Kramnik, NEIDL

Sponsor

NIH/National Heart, Lung, and Blood Institute


Walking and MHealth to Increase Participation in Parkinson Disease (WHIP-PD)

Total Anticipated

$3,188,067

Principal Investigator

Theresa D Ellis, Sargent College

Sponsor

NIH/National Institute of Child Health & Human Development


Central Factors in Auditory Masking

Total Anticipated

$2,799,650

Principal Investigator

Gerald D Kidd, Sargent College

Sponsor

NIH/National Institute on Deafness & Communication Disorders


Vascular Stiffness as a Precursor of Hypertension in a Middle-Aged Cohort

Total Anticipated

$2,620,158

Principal Investigator

Vasan Ramachandran, School of Medicine

Sponsor

NIH/National Heart, Lung, and Blood Institute


Targeting Cardiovascular Events to Improve Patient Outcomes after Sepsis

Total Anticipated

$2,824,320

Principal Investigator

Allan J Walkey, School of Medicine

Sponsor

NIH/National Heart, Lung, and Blood Institute


RNA Binding Proteins as Novel Targets in Alzheimer’s Disease

Total Anticipated

$2,892,738

Principal Investigator

Benjamin L Wolozin, School of Medicine

Sponsor

NIH/National Institute on Aging


Asthma Simulation Tool for Housing, Medication and Social Adversity (ASTHMA)

Total Anticipated

$2,424,481

Principal Investigator

Maria Patricia Fabian, School of Public Health

Sponsor

NIH/National Institute of Environmental Health Sciences


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