Grant Announcements

Rutgers researchers are making a meaningful difference in the world. Check back often for the latest announcement of faculty grants and awards. Please noteGrants can only be announced on this page once an award account has been established. 

Updated May 14, 2019

Principal Investigator: Catherine Grgicak
Affiliation: Henry Rutgers Chair and Associate Professor, Department of Chemistry, Center for Computational and Integrative Biology, Camden College of Arts and Sciences
Award Amount: $546,727
Project Title: Resolving the Forensic DNA Mixture Problem through the Development of End-to-End Single-Cell Pipelines
Research Sponsor: National Institute of Justice 
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Principal Investigator: Maria Laura Gennaro
Affiliation: Interim Director, Public Health Research Institute; Professor of Medicine, New Jersey Medical School
Award Amount: $35,000
Project Title: Cell envelope integrity and virulence in Mycobacterium tuberculosis
Research Sponsor: New Jersey Health Foundation
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Principal Investigator: Hao Zhu
Affiliation: Associate Professor of Chemistry, Camden School of Arts and Sciences
Award Amount: $40,000
Project Title: Computational Adverse Outcome Pathway Modeling for Developmental and Reproductive Toxicity (DART)
Research Sponsor: Society of Toxicology
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Principal Investigator: M. Maral Mouradian 
Affiliation: William Dow Lovett Professor of Neurology, Rovert Wood Johnson Medical School; Vice Chancellor for Faculty Development, Rutgers Biomedical and Health Sciences; Director, RWJMS Institute for Neurological Therapeutics
Award Amount: $180,000
Project Title: Transglutaminase 2 Inhibition as a Disease Modifying Therapeutic Strategy in Parkinson’s Disease
Research Sponsor: Michael J. Fox Foundation
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Principal Investigator: Amrik Sahota
Affiliation: Professor, Department of Genetics, School of Arts and Sciences
Award Amount: $155,000
Project Title: Development of a New Mouse Model for Lesch-Nyhan Disease
Research Sponsor: National Institutes of Health
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To view Grant Announcements from previous issues, see Archive