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    Research Grants Awarded

    2003-2004 Grant Cycle : Research Grants Awarded

    Biology of Breast Cancer

    Cultural Concepts of Cancer and Mammography Uptake and Adherence:Lessons from the Haitian Breast Cancer Study
    John Capitman, PhD
    Brandeis University

    $30,000


    Regulation of JAB1 and its Role in Cellular Proliferation
    Francois Claret, PhD
    MD Anderson Cancer Center

    $30,000


    The Role of the Hypoxic Microenvironment in Tumor Formation in the Mammary Gland
    Randall Johnson, PhD
    University of California, San Diego

    $30,000


    Stromal-Derived MMPs Activate PAR1 Promoting Breast Cancer Cell Migration and Invasion.
    Athan Kuliopulos, MD, PhD
    Tufts-New England Medical Center

    $30,000


    Molecular Mechanism of Nucleotide Excision Repair Deficiency in Novel Breast Tumor Cell Lines
    Jean Latimer, PhD
    University of Pittsburgh

    $30,000


    Metabolic Genotypes & Tumor Suppressor Gene Damage in Breast Cancer
    Mark Miller, PhD
    Wake Forest University School of Medicine

    $30,000


    The Role of TGF-ß Signaling in Mammary Tumor Metastasis
    Harold Moses, MD
    Vanderbilt-Ingram Comprehensive Cancer Center

    $30,000


    The Significance of the Epidermal Growth Factor Receptor and Cytochrome c Oxidase Subunit II Association in Breast Cancer: Implications in Mediating Cellular Survival
    Sarah Parsons, PhD
    University of Virginia

    $30,000


    Endocytosis and Signaling of the Epidermal Growth Factor: Role of Abl Tyrosine Kinases and Abi Adaptors
    Ann Marie Pendergast, PhD
    Duke University

    $30,000


    The Role of Altered Huntingtin Interacting Protein 1 (HIP1)Levels in the Biology of Breast Cancer
    Theodora Ross, MD
    University of Michigan

    $30,000


    Characterization of Effects of MUC1 Overexpression on Epidermal Growth Factor Receptor Signaling
    Joyce Schroeder, PhD
    University of Arizona

    $30,000


    P53-Dependent Dysregulation of IL-6/raft/STAT3 Signaling in Breast Cancer
    Pravin Sehgal, MD
    New York Medical College

    $30,000


    Heterochromatin Protein 1: Development of a Novel Breast Cancer Metastasis Marker
    Lori Wallrath
    University of Iowa

    $30,000


    HoxA9, the Tumor Suppressors BRCA1 and PTEN and Breast Cancer
    Valerie Marie Weaver, PhD
    University of Pennsylvania

    $30,000


    Maintenance of Genome Stability and Telomere Length by Pfh1p DNA Helicase in Schizosaccharomyces Pombe
    Virginia Zakian, PhD
    Princeton University

    $30,000


    Cancer Control, Survivorship and Outcomes Research

    Reproduction, oral contraceptives & Breast Cancer Survival in Young Women
    Marilie Gammon, PhD
    University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill

    $30,000


    The Cognitively-Based Hypermedia System for CAD-Assisted Mammography Interpretation
    Wei Qian, MA
    H. Lee Moffitt Cancer Center & Research Institute

    $30,000


    Early Detections, Diagnosis, and Prognosis

    Use of Antisense Oligodeoxynucleotides and Molecular Imaging in the Detection, Suppression and Evaluation of Multidrug Resistance in Breast Cancer
    Micheline Piquette-Miller, PhD
    University of Toronto

    $29,698


    Etiology

    Mechanistic Studies on the NAT2 Genetic Polymorphism: A Potential Factor that Modifies Individual Breast Cancer Risk
    David Hein, PhD
    University of Louisville Research Foundation, Inc

    $30,000


    Treatment

    The Design, Synthesis, and Biological Evaluation of Chimera Based Inhibitors of Hsp90, A Novel Approach to Breast Cancer Chemotherapeutics
    Brian Blagg, MS
    The University of Kansas Center for Reserarch, Inc

    $30,000


    Induction of Drug Metabolism and Transport Genes and Activation of Human Pregnane X Receptor by Tamoxifen
    Pankaj Desai, MS
    University of Cincinatti

    $30,000


    Control of Breast Cancer Metastases by Photodynamic Therapy
    Sandra Gollnick, PhD
    Roswell Park Cancer Institute

    $30,000


    Therapy of Breast Cancer CNS Metastasis with Oncolytic Polioviruses
    Matthias Gromeier, MD
    Duke University

    $30,000


    Thermal Enhancement of Natural Killer Cell Recognition and Killing of Breast Tumors
    Julie Ostberg, PhD
    Roswell Park Cancer Institute

    $30,000



    * Pending executed agreement