New Funding Awards - March 2022

Wednesday, April 13, 2022

Sponsored Research

Gerald Bloomfield of Cardiology has received a sub-award through the Aga Khan University for a project entitled "Chronic, Non-Communicable Diseases and Disorders Across the Lifespan: Fogarty International Research Training Award (NCD-LIFESPAN)." Total funding will be $23,180.

Leigh Boulware of General Internal Medicine has received an award from the Patient-Centered Outcomes Research Institute for a project entitled "Helping Patients Achieve Kidney Transplants through Health System Change." Total funding will be $7,026,371.

Harvey Jay Cohen of Geriatrics has received a sub-award through the University of California - Los Angeles for a project entitled "The Role of Biological Age in Cancer-related Cognitive Decline: Lessons for ADRD." Total funding will be $22,664.

Melissa Daubert of Cardiology has received an award from the National Institutes of Health for a project entitled "Coronary Artery Calcium in the PRagmatic EValuation of evENTs And Benefits of Lipid lowering in the Elderly: CAC PREVENTABLE Ancillary Study." Total funding will be $7,892,380.

Matthew Foster of Pulmonary has received an award from the National Institutes of Health for a project entitled "Multiomic, mass spectrometry-based analysis of dried blood for deep phenotyping of sepsis." Total funding will be $438,865.

William Jones of Cardiology has received a sub-award through the Children's Hospital of Philadelphia for a project entitled "RECOVER - Subaward from CHOP." Total funding will be $221,967.

Yubin Kang of Cell Therapy has received an award from the National Cancer Institute for a project entitled "R21 Enhancing CAR T therapy in multiple myeloma." Total funding will be $413,972.

Thomas Leblanc of Cell Therapy has received a sub-award through the University of Pittsburgh for a project entitled "Opioid therapy for pain in individuals with metastatic cancer: benefits, harms and stakeholder perspectives." Total funding will be $102,939.

Xunrong Luo of Nephrology has received an award from the National Institutes of Health for a project entitled "Donor Kidney Resident Macrophages in Kidney Allograft Early Inflammation and Alloimmunity." Total funding will be $1,938,744.

Mehri McKellar of Infectious Diseases has received a sub-award through the NC Dept of Health and Human Services for a project entitled "RFA # A-379 Program Area Three Housing Opportunities for Persons with AIDS- Region Six-Continuous funding." Total funding will be $202,097.

Mehri McKellar of Infectious Diseases has received a sub-award through the NC Department of Health and Human Services for a project entitled "RFA# A-379- Housing Opportunities for Persons with AIDS- Region Seven- Continuous funding." Total funding will be $633,936.

John Middleton of Nephrology has received a sub-award through the Wake Forest University School Of Medicine for a project entitled "A Randomized Trial of Fistula vs. Graft Arteriovenous Vascular Access in Older Adults with End-Stage Kidney Disease on Hemodialysis: The AV ACCESS Trial." Total funding will be $144,958.

Cynthia Moylan of Gastroenterology has received a sub-award through the North Carolina State University for a project entitled "The Southeastern Liver Health Cohort Study." Total funding will be $158,338.

Nwora Okeke of Infectious Diseases has received a sub-award through the The George Washington University for a project entitled "Evidence2Practice: Leveraging implementation science to recruit HBCU/MSI students into careers in HIV research (CFAR CDEIPI Supplement)." Total funding will be $149,996.

Scott Palmer of Pulmonary has received an award from the National Institutes of Health for a project entitled "Lung Transplant Clinical Trial Network (LT-CTN)." Total funding will be $20,760,886.

Jonathan Piccini of Cardiology has received an award from the American Heart Association for a project entitled "AHA GWTG SOW 30." Total funding will be $1.

Steve Taylor of Infectious Diseases has received an award from the National Institutes of Health for a project entitled "Improving Neonatal Health Through Rapid Malaria Testing in Early Pregnancy with High-Sensitivity Diagnostics (INTREPiD)." Total funding will be $7,021,616.

Marilyn Telen of Hematology has received an award from the Food and Drug Administration for a project entitled "A Phase II trial of topical sodium nitrite in patients with sickle cell disease and leg ulcers Cost Reimbursable." Total funding will be $659,311.

Jamie Todd of Pulmonary has received an award from the Cystic Fibrosis Foundation for a project entitled "Early Posttransplant Intragraft Hyaluronan as an Independent Biomarker of CLAD Risk." Total funding will be $168,000.

Heather Whitson of Geriatrics has received an award from the State of North Carolina for a project entitled "ADRC/NWD Project CARE." Total funding will be $15,000.

 

Industry Sponsored Clinical Trials

Carey Anders of Oncology has received an award from Elucida Oncology, Inc for a project entitled "Dose Escalation and Expansion Clinical Study to Evaluate the Safety and Efficacy of ELU001 in Subjects who have advanced, recurrent or refractory FRa overexpressing tumors." Total funding will be $489,106.

Jeffrey Clarke of Oncology has received an award from Amgen, Inc. for a project entitled "A Phase 1b Study Evaluating the Safety and Tolerability, and Efficacy of AMG510 in Combination with Everolimus." Total funding will be $565,897.

Jeremy Force of Oncology has received an award from G1 Therapeutics Inc. for a project entitled "A Phase 2, Open-Label, Single-Arm Study of Single-Dose Lead-In and Neoadjuvant Trilaciclib and Chemotherapy in Patients with Early-Stage Triple Negative Breast Cancer (TNBC)." Total funding will be $301,297.

Daniel George of Oncology has received an award from The Prostate Cancer Clinical Trials Consortium for a project entitled "Prostate Cancer Outcomes: An International Registry to Improve Outcomes in Men with Advanced Prostate Cancer (IRONMAN)." Total funding will be $1.

Daniel George of Oncology has received an award from Novartis Pharmaceuticals Corporation for a project entitled "PSMAddition: Lu-PSMA in mHSPC." Total funding will be $544,484.

Darshan Kothari of Gastroenterology has received an award from AbbVie Inc. for a project entitled "Observational Study Assessing for Effect of CREON on Symptoms of Exocrine Pancreatic Insufficiency (EPI) in Patients with EPI due to Chronic Pancreatitis (CP)." Total funding will be $36,029.

David Leiman of Gastroenterology has received an award from Verily Life Sciences, LLC for a project entitled "Gastroenterology Artificial INtelligence System for Detecting Colorectal Polyps (The GAIN Study)." Total funding will be $233,689.

Patricia Lugar of Pulmonary has received an award from Blueprint Medicines Corporation for a project entitled "BluePrint Medicines KIT D816V BLU-SM-1101 Evalute the prevalence of the KIT D816V mutation i peripheral blood of patients with evidence of systemic mast cell activation." Total funding will be $49,350.

Michael Harrison of Oncology has received an award from Duke Clinical Research Institute for a project entitled "ODYSSEY Registry for Renal Cell Carcinoma." Total funding will be $1,326,580.

Jingquan Jia of Oncology has received a sub-award (5R44-GM128477-03) through Symberix for a project entitled "STOOL COLLECTION STUDY IN CANCER PATIENTS TREATED WITH IRINOTECAN-BASED REGIMENS." Total funding will be $1.

Lake Morrison of Pulmonary has received an award from Genentech, Inc. for a project entitled "WA42294 PRM-151: A PHASE III OPEN-LABEL EXTENSION STUDY TO EVALUATE LONG-TERM SAFETY AND EFFICACY OF PRM-151 IN PATIENTS WITH IDIOPATHIC PULMONARY FIBROSIS (IPF)." Total funding will be $1,445,988.

Andrew Muir of Gastroenterology has received an award from Ultragenyx Pharmaceutical for a project entitled "A Randomized, Double-Blind, Placebo-Controlled, Multicenter, Seamless, Adaptive, Safety, Dose-Finding, and Phase 3 Clinical Study of UX701 AAV-Mediated Gene Transfer for the Treatment of Wilson Disease." Total funding will be $207,936.

Neha Pagidipati of Cardiology has received an award from Boehringer Ingelheim Pharmaceuticals, Inc. for a project entitled "Landscape Analysis -BI US CKD Study." Total funding will be $227,908.

Lindsay Rein of Cell Therapy has received an award from Cogent Biosciences, Inc for a project entitled "CGT9486-21-202." Total funding will be $587,198.

Lindsay Rein of Cell Therapy has received an award from Geron Corporation for a project entitled "Protocol GRN163LMYF3001." Total funding will be $405,866.

Richard Riedel of Oncology has received an award from Deciphera Pharmaceuticals, LLC for a project entitled "Vimseltinib (DCC-3014) MOTION." Total funding will be $768,420.

Jatin Roper of Gastroenterology has received a sub-award (1R41-EB032693-01) through Lumedica for a project entitled "Low cost OCT probe for GI applications." Total funding will be $125,997.

Andrea Sitlinger of Cell Therapy has received an award from Loxo Oncology, Inc. for a project entitled "Loxo: III Trial of Fixed Pirtobrutinib + Vene and Rituximab vs Vene + Rituximab in CLL/SLL." Total funding will be $502,600.

Robert Tighe of Pulmonary has received an award from Boehringer Ingelheim International GmbH for a project entitled "Xenon ILD: 129Xe MRI to Evaluate Nintedanib respOnse and progressioN in ILD." Total funding will be $539,077.

Jordan Whitson of Pulmonary has received an award from Aerovate Therapeutics, Inc for a project entitled "IMPAHCT Aerovate AV-101-002. IMPAHCT: A Phase 2b/3, Randomized, Double-Blind, Placebo-Controlled, 24- Week Dose Ranging and Confirmatory Study to Evaluate the Safety and Efficacy of AV-101 in Patients with Pulmonary Arterial Hypertension (PAH).." Total funding will be $112,951.

Myles Wolf of Nephrology has received an award from CSL Behring LLC for a project entitled "A phase 2b/3 Randomized Clinical Trial of Clazakizumab in Patients with End Stage Kidney Disease Undergoing Dialysis." Total funding will be $5,065,201.