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Aakalu, Vinay K. Chicago, ILNovel Treatments for Modulation of Innate Immunity in Veteran Related Eye Diseases Merit Review
Abdel-Malek, Zalfa Cincinnati, OHTargeting the Melanocortin 1 Receptor by Selective Small Analogs of ?-Melanocortin for Melanoma Prevention Merit Review
Adams, Christopher Iowa City, IAMolecular Mechanisms of Age-related Muscle Loss Merit Review
Agarwal, Anupam Birmingham, ALLymphangiogenesis in the pathogenesis of Acute Kidney Injury Merit Review
Aguiar, Ricardo C. San Antonio, TXIRF8 and lymphomagenesis Merit Review
Ahmad, Nihal Madison, WIRole of polo like kinase 4 in melanomagenesis and melanoma progression Merit Review
Ahmed, Khalil Minneapolis, MNMechanisms of CK2-regulated prostate cancer survival and death Merit Review
Alam, Noor M. Sepulveda, CAPreoptic/Hypothalamic Mechanisms of Sleep-Wake Regulation Merit Review
Albertini, Mark R. Madison, WIAdministration of intratumoral immunocytokine to activate immune rejection of spontaneous canine melanoma Merit Review
Algood, Holly Nashville, TNThe role of T cell derived cytokines in Helicobacter pylori Merit Review
Allen, Lee-Ann H. Iowa City, IADysregulation of the inflammatory response by Francisella tularensis Merit Review
Allen, Matthew Indianapolis, INTreating bone deterioration associated with chronic kidney disease Merit Review
Alpini, Gianfranco D. Indianapolis, INAutocrine/Paracrine Regulation of Intrahepatic Bile Duct Growth Merit Review
Ambrogini, Elena Little Rock, ARRole of Natural Antibodies Against Oxidation Specific Epitopes in Bone Homeostasis Merit Review
Anderson, Rozalyn Madison, WIAdiponectin signaling in sarcopenia development and treatment Merit Review
Antalis, Toni M. Baltimore, MDProteolytic Pathways in Venous Thrombus Resolution Merit Review
Anthony, Donald D. Cleveland, OHRole of NK cells in control of HCV infection associated hepatocellular carcinoma Merit Review
Arbiser, Jack L. Decatur, GAPalladium based nanoparticles for the treatment of advanced melanoma Merit Review
Arvanian, Victor L. Northport, NYCombining new gene therapy with non-invasive spinal roots stimulation to improve synaptic plasticity at spino-muscular circuitry after spinal cord injury Merit Review
Ashe, James Minneapolis, MNSingle nucleotide and copy number variants associated with Parkinson disease Merit Review
Ashkar, Tarek Indianapolis, INUnderstanding the Function of Tamm-Horsfall Protein in Acute Kidney Injury Merit Review
Azadzoi, Kazem M. Boston, MARegulation of Detrusor Overactivity by Cellular Stress in Bladder Ischemia Merit Review
Azhar, Salman Palo Alto, CARole of Cholesterol in Age-related Decline in Steroidogenesis Merit Review
Bacallao, Robert L. Indianapolis, INReducing Nephrotoxicity while enabling read through of missense stop codons by Gentamicin congeners Merit Review
Bachmeier, Corbin Bay Pines, FLRegulation of Matrix Metallopeptidase 9 by Apolipoprotein E Merit Review
Bachmeier, Corbin Bay Pines, FLRole of Cerebrovascular cells in tau processing following traumatic brain injury Merit Review
Banerjee, Snigdha Kansas City, MORole of Cyr61/CCN1 in Pancreatic Cancer Progression and Therapy Merit Review
Banik, Naren Charleston, SCAttenuation of Inflammatory Response in Progressive Neurodegeneration in Parkinson's Disease Merit Review
Banik, Naren Charleston, SCHormonal Intervention Protects Axon-myelin to Promote Functional Recovery in SCI Merit Review
Baron, Mark Richmond, VAAdvancement and Application of a Novel Basal Ganglia Thalamocortical Circuitry Model in Dystonia Rats Merit Review
Barrientos, Antonio Miami, FLSlowing Proteotoxic Neurodegeneration by Boosting Mitochondrial Bioenergetics and Recruiting a Novel Class of Chaperones Merit Review
Basheer, Radhika Brockton, MAPurinergic Mechanisms in Homeostatic Sleep Control Merit Review
Bastarache, Julie A. Nashville, TNPotential Protective Mechanisms of Tissue Factor in Acute Lung Injury Merit Review
Beck, George R. Decatur, GAContribution of Phosphate to Inflammatory Bone Loss Merit Review
Beck, Kevin East Orange, NJVolatile organic compound effects on brain and behavior Pilot Study
Beck, Kevin East Orange, NJNeuroinflammation and abnormal behavior following combined chemical exposures and bacterial infection Pilot Study
Becker, Howard C. Charleston, SCRole of BDNF in Ethanol Dependence and Escalation of Drinking Merit Review
Beckham, John Denver, CODefining the Mechanism of Alpha-synuclein Dependent Restriction of Viral Neuroinvasion Merit Review
Beenhouwer, David O. West Los Angeles, CAEnhancing the Delivery of Amphotericin B Across the Blood Brain Barrier for Treatment of Cryptococcal Meningoencephalitis Merit Review
Beers, Michael F. Philadelphia, PASurfactant Protein C Mutations and Interstitial Lung Disease Merit Review
Beliakova-Bethell, Nadejda San Diego, CAHIV reactivation from latency - role of CD4 T cell maturation phenotype Career Development
Bellido, Teresita Indianapolis, INPTH receptor Signaling and Diabetes-induced Bone Disease Merit Review
Bennett, Robert G. Omaha, NERelaxin and PPAR gamma Activation for Liver Disease Treatment Merit Review
Benson, Christopher J. Iowa City, IARole of ASICs within sensory neurons in health and disease Merit Review
Beresford, Thomas P. Denver, COEstablishing the Molecular Mechanisms of Reduced Ethanol Drinking in Calcineurin-Mediated Immunosuppression Treated Rodents Merit Review
Bergan, Raymond Portland, ORTherapeutically targeting cancer cell motility Merit Review
Bernal-Mizrachi, Carlos St. Louis, MOVitamin D and Developmental Origins of Insulin Resistance Merit Review
Bernal-Mizrachi, Ernesto Miami, FLmTORC1 signaling and regulation of alpha-cell mass and function. Merit Review
Bhowmick, Neil A. Sepulveda, CAParacrine Mechanisms of Prostate Cancer Metastatic Progression Merit Review
Bickford, Paula C. Tampa, FLAging and Microglial Polarization Merit Review
Bikle, Daniel D. San Francisco, CAVitamin D and Calcium signaling in epidermal stem cell maintenance, activation, and function Merit Review
Bishop, Gail A. Iowa City, IATRAF3 as a key regulator of B cell survival pathways Merit Review
Bjorness, Theresa E. Dallas, TXThe Effect of Sleep Deprivation on Conditioned Place Preference to Cocaine. Career Development
Blevins, James E. Seattle, WARole of Brown Adipose Tissue Thermogenesis in Oxytocin-Elicited Weight Loss in Rodents and Nonhuman Primates Merit Review
Block, Michelle Indianapolis, INO3 and the Lung-Brain Axis: Regulating Alzheimer's-like Neuropathology Merit Review
Bonomo, Robert A. Cleveland, OHThe Continuing Challenge of Carbapenemases in K. pneumoniae: KPC-2 & NDM-1 Merit Review
Bouvet, Michael San Diego, CADevelopment of Near Infrared Fluorescence-Guided Surgical Navigation and Tumor Specific Photoimmunotherapy for Improved Outcomes for GI Cancers Merit Review
Brand, David D. Memphis, TNElucidating the Mechanisms that link the Shared Epitope, Periodontal Disease and Arthritis Merit Review
Brecha, Nicholas West Los Angeles, CARegulation of Calcium Signaling in Retinal Ganglion Cells after Nerve Injury Merit Review
Brent, Gregory A. West Los Angeles, CAThyroid Hormone and Neuronal Protection Merit Review
Brophy, Colleen M. Nashville, TNSurgical Trauma-Induced Vascular Injury Merit Review
Brown, Ritchie E. Brockton, MASleep Spindles: Role of Thalamic Reticular Nucleus and Parvalbumin GABA Neurons Merit Review
Bruemmer, Dennis C. Pittsburgh, PATelomere-based Epigenetic Reprogramming of Adipocyte Progenitor Cells inInsulin Resistance Merit Review
Bryan, Ru Liu San Diego, CAATP-Citrate Lyase As A Novel Metabolic Target for Osteoarthritis Merit Review
Buck, Kari J. Portland, ORGenetic Vulnerability to Alcohol, Oxidative Homeostasis, and NAC Efficacy Merit Review
Bunney, Patricia E. Minneapolis, MNNovel Plant Alkaloids for the Treatment of Obesity Career Development
Burnstein, Kerry Miami, FLA Novel Drug Target for Aggressive Prostate Cancer Merit Review
Burton, Edward A. Pittsburgh, PAPathogenesis and drug discovery for tauopathy Merit Review
Bushman, Wade Madison, WIRole of Inflammation and Fibrosis in Benign Prostatic Hyperplasia and Lower Urinary Tract Symptoms Merit Review
Butcher, Eugene C. Palo Alto, CATranscriptional Profiling of Human High Endothelial Venules Merit Review
Butterick, Tammy A. Minneapolis, MNDietary fat effect on brain immune response and inflammation Merit Review
Byron, Kenneth L. Hines, ILKCNQ Channels in Airway Smooth Muscle Physiology and Disease Merit Review
Cai, Dongming Bronx, NYMicroRNA Regulation of Phospholipid Homeostasis in Alzheimer's Disease Pathogenesis Merit Review
Cai, Hui Decatur, GARegulation of Renal BK Channel by WNK Kinase and its Interacting Proteins Merit Review
Caldwell, Ruth B. Augusta, GAMechanisms of Traumatic Retinal Injury: Targeting the Arginase Pathway Merit Review
Canty, Jr., John M. Buffalo, NYDynamic Remodeling From Reversible Ischemia and Sudden Cardiac Arrest Merit Review
Cao, Guodong Pittsburgh, PAReprogrammed cell therapy for white matter restoration in aged brain ischemia Merit Review
Carrier, France Baltimore, MDChemopotentiation by Low Dose Fractionated Radiation Therapy for disseminated intra-abdominal cancers Merit Review
Carrithers, Michael D. Chicago, ILA Macrophage Cation Channel in Prevention and Recovery from Inflammatory Injury Merit Review
Chalfant, Charles E. Tampa, FLThe role of RNA splicing in non-small cell lung cancer Merit Review
Chandrasekar, Bysani Columbia, MOTRAF3IP2 in Adverse Cardiac Remodeling and Heart Failure Merit Review
Chang, Jin-Hong Chicago, ILModulation of VEGF receptors to prevent limbal stem cell transplant rejection Merit Review
Chang, John San Diego, CAInterrogating adaptive immunity to microbial infection Merit Review
Chang, Wenhan San Francisco, CAA novel treatment for bone fracture repair Merit Review
Chen, Hongwu Sacramento, CATherapeutic targeting of tumor metabolism in advanced prostate cancer Merit Review
Chen, Jin Nashville, TNRole of mLST8 in mTORC2-dependent lung cancer that are refractory to targeted therapies Merit Review
Chen, Jun Pittsburgh, PAInterleukin-4 as a Novel therapy for Traumatic Brain Injury Merit Review
Chen, Jun Pittsburgh, PAHeat shock proteins and neuroprotection in cerebral ischemia Merit Review
Chen, Suzie East Orange, NJGRM1-induced HIF-1? and reprogramming of glutamine metabolisms in melanoma Merit Review
Chen, Xiao-Dong San Antonio, TXHow Does a Young Extracellular Matrix Rejuvenate Old Mesenchymal Stem Cells? Merit Review
Chiamvimonvat, Nipavan Sacramento, CARegulation of ion channels in the heart Merit Review
Chirgwin, John Indianapolis, INA Novel Agent to Suppress Tumor Growth in Bone, Prevent Cachectic Muscle Loss and Preserve Skeletal Integrity Merit Review
Cho, Clifford S. Ann Arbor, MIRe-engineering the tumor draining lymph node to achieve memory T cell-based adoptive immunotherapy Merit Review
Chu, Cong-Qiu Portland, ORRegeneration of hyaline cartilage in situ with bone marrow mesenchymal stem cells Merit Review
Clark, David J. Palo Alto, CAEpigenetic Modulation of Pain X Opioid Interactions Merit Review
Clark, Robert A. San Antonio, TXAnalysis of Olfactory Dysfunction for Early Diagnosis of Parkinson's Disease Merit Review
Clemens, Thomas L. Baltimore, MDBiology of IGFs in Bone Merit Review
Coburn, Lori Nashville, TNCCL11 as a New Therapeutic Target for Colitis and Colon Cancer Merit Review
Cohen, David M. Portland, ORA Novel Locus in the Regulation of Human Water Balance Merit Review
Colgan, Sean P. Denver, COMetabolic Regulation of Mucosal Inflammation Merit Review
Cook, David G. Seattle, WABuilding translationally relevant relationships between neuropathology and abnormal neuroimaging in Veterans and mechanisms of blast-induced neurotrauma in mice Merit Review
Cooper, Denise R. Tampa, FLMechanisms for treating ischemic wounds with human adipocyte derived stem cell exosomes Merit Review
Cover, Timothy L. Nashville, TNPathogenesis of Helicobacter pylori infection Merit Review
Cowart, Lauren Ashley Richmond, VARoles of Sphingolipids in the Pathophysiology of Obesity and Diabetes Merit Review
Crabbe, John C. Portland, ORGenetic Models of Alcoholism Merit Review
Crawford, Fiona Tampa, FLSpleen tyrosine kinase as a new target for Alzheimer's Disease Merit Review
Crawford, Fiona Tampa, FLIdentification of Plasma Biomarkers of Gulf War Illness Using "omic" Technology Merit Review
Crawford, Fiona Tampa, FLMaintenance of telomerase activity as a treatment for Gulf War Illness Pilot Study
Crowley, Steven D. Durham, NCThe role of the M1 macrophage response in the progression of chronic kidney disease Merit Review
Cruz, Ponciano D. Dallas, TXDC-HIL in cancer Merit Review
Cullen, Daniel K. Philadelphia, PATransplantable Micro-Tissue Engineered Neural Networks to Restore the Nigrostriatal Pathway in Parkinson's Disease Merit Review
Cullen, Joseph J. Iowa City, IAMechanisms of pharmacological ascorbate inhibition of pancreatic cancer metastases Merit Review
Cushion, Melanie T. Cincinnati, OHThe role of sex in the life cycle of Pneumocystis Merit Review
Czyzyk-Krzeska, Maria Cincinnati, OHTumor Suppressing Pathways in Kidney Cancer Merit Review
Dagher, Pierre Indianapolis, INProtective pathways in sepsis-induced renal injury Merit Review
Dahiya, Rajvir San Francisco, CARegulation of c-Myc/HIF pathway in the management of kidney cancer Merit Review
Darbar, Dawood Chicago, ILObesity-Mediated Atrial Fibrillation: Underlying Mechanisms and Responsiveness to Antiarrhythmic Therapy Merit Review
Dash, Srikanta New Orleans, LAEarly Detection of HCC Among Veterans With Liver Cirrhosis Merit Review
Datta, Pran Birmingham, ALFunctional role of STRAP in colorectal cancer metastasis and in chemoresistance Merit Review
Dave, Utpal P. Indianapolis, INPathophysiology of Adult T-cell Leukemia/Lymphoma Merit Review
Davila, Eduardo Denver, COIL-1 Receptor-Associated Kinase as a Cancer Therapeutic Target Merit Review
Davis, Dawn B. Madison, WIFunctional studies of the novel diabetes gene TCF19 Merit Review
Davis, Marie Y. Seattle, WAUnderstanding Susceptibility to Parkinson's Disease due to GBA1 Mutations Career Development
DeGregori, James Denver, CODissecting the Role of Inflammation in Smoking and Aging Associated Lung Cancers Merit Review
Del Poeta, Maurizio Northport, NYRole of host spingolipids against fungal infections Merit Review
DeLeon-Pennell, Kristine Charleston, SCT-cell regulation of cardiac remodeling Career Development
Dellitalia, Louis J. Birmingham, ALPathophysiology of Extracellular Matrix and Desmin Breakdown in Volume Overload Heart Merit Review
Deng, Jane C. Ann Arbor, MINeutrophil heterogeneity and function in host defense during pulmonary infection Merit Review
Deutscher, Susan L. Columbia, MOPhage Display for Improved Peptide-Based Tumor Targeting and Imaging Agents Merit Review
Dhawan, Punita Omaha, NERole of claudin-1 in Colon Cancer Merit Review
Dickey, Chad A. Tampa, FLUPR as a Neuronal Death Mediator in Alzheimer's Disease Merit Review
Dieckgraefe, Brian K. St. Louis, MONovel Reg4-CD44 Signaling Pathway in Colon Cancer Merit Review
Dillmann, Wolfgang San Diego, CAHeart Function Decline and Aging Merit Review
Diwan, Abhivav St. Louis, MOTargeting Macrophage Lysosome Biogenesis Program in Cardiomyopathy and Heart Failure Merit Review
Doggett, Joseph ("Stone") Portland, ORAdvanced Preclinical Testing of a Broad-Spectrum Antiparasitic Quinolones for Veteran Health Merit Review
Dong, Zheng Augusta, GAIschemic Kidney Injury and Kidney Repair Merit Review
Dudeja, Pradeep K. Chicago, ILMechanisms of NaCl Absorption in the Mammalian Colon Merit Review
Dupree, Jeffrey Richmond, VAIdentification and Repair of Novel Axonal Pathology in Demyelinating Disease Merit Review
Duvvuri, Umamaheswar Pittsburgh, PANovel targets to treat head and neck cancer in Veterans Merit Review
Edelstein, Charles L. Denver, COAutophagy in Polycystic Kidney Disease (PKD) Merit Review
Eitzman, Daniel T. Ann Arbor, MILeukocyte Regulation of Vascular Function Merit Review
Eklund, Elizabeth A. Chicago, ILMolecular mechanisms of drug resistance and disease progression in acute myeloid leukemia Merit Review
Elder, Gregory A. Bronx, NYThe Structural and Molecular Basis of Blast-Induced Vascular Injury Merit Review
Ellison, David H. Portland, ORRenal Effects of Aldosterone Merit Review
Elmets, Craig A. Birmingham, ALHost Defense Mechanisms in Melanoma Pathogenesis Merit Review
El-Rifai, Wael Miami, FLMolecular Pathobiology of Gastric Carcinogenesis Merit Review
Ergul, Adviye Charleston, SCCerebral arteriole structure/function in diabetic ischemic brain injury Merit Review
Evans-Molina, Carmella Indianapolis, INRegulation of Calcium Homeostasis in the Pancreatic Beta Cell Merit Review
Fan, Jie Pittsburgh, PACell Death Mechanism of Acute Lung Injury in Sepsis Merit Review
Feinstein, Douglas L. Chicago, ILIdentification and characterization of a novel risk factor for MS Merit Review
Feng, Jian Buffalo, NYThe Interaction of parkin and environmental toxins in Parkinson’s disease Merit Review
Feng, Jian Buffalo, NYKinetic Barriers of Transdifferentiation Merit Review
Finn, Deborah A. Portland, ORTraumatic stress and binge drinking as risk factors for excessive alcohol intake Merit Review
Fisher, Steven Baltimore, MDPrecision Editing of Myosin Phosphatase as a Novel Approach for Vasodilator Sensitization and Lowering of Blood Pressure in Hypertension Merit Review
Fliesler, Steven J. Buffalo, NYOcular Sequelae and Intervention in a Rat Model of Blast Overpressure Polytrauma Merit Review
Forster, Hubert V. Milwaukee, WIMechanisms of ventilatory adaptations to chronic hypercapnia Merit Review
Fortress, Ashley M. Pittsburgh, PAMechanisms of age-related cognitive impairment in male and female rats after mTBI Career Development
Francis, Heather L. Indianapolis, INMechanisms of synergistic regulation of biliary inflammation and fibrosis Merit Review
Frank, Natasha Brockton, MAIdentification and targeting of colon cancer initiating cells Merit Review
Frank, Stuart J. Birmingham, ALRelationship between circadian disruption, cardiac GH/IGF-1 signaling, and heart failure Merit Review
Frautschy, Sally A. Sepulveda, CANeuroinflammation and Neurodegeneration in a Transgenic Alzheimer Rat with Vascular Disease Merit Review
Frazer, Alan San Antonio, TXSelective negative allosteric modulators of alpha 5-GABAA receptors: novel psychotherapeutic drugs Merit Review
Freeman, James W. San Antonio, TXRole of CD44 in adaptive plasticity of pancreatic cancer Merit Review
Freeman, Willard M. Oklahoma City, OKDynamics of the brain epigenome with aging Merit Review
Fries, Bettina Northport, NYOptimization of therapeutic mAbs to carbapenem resistant Klebsiella clone ST258 Merit Review
Frost, Patrick J. West Los Angeles, CATargeting the in Vivo Hypoxic Microenvironment of Multiple Myeloma as an Anti-Tumor Strategy Merit Review
Fujita, Mayumi Denver, COAutoinflammation in Human Melanoma Merit Review
Fukai, Tohru Augusta, GARole of Cu Transporter Proteins in Atherosclerosis Merit Review
Fulton, Amy Baltimore, MDTargeting the COX-2 Pathway to Reduce Breast Cancer Mortality Merit Review
Fuster, Mark M. San Diego, CADendritic Cell Proteoglycans and Reprogramming Cancer Immunity Merit Review
Galvan, Veronica San Antonio, TXInhibiting the TOR Pathway to Combat Alzheimer's Disease Merit Review
Gandhi, Chandrashekhar R. Cincinnati, OHMechanisms of Liver Failure Merit Review
Gannon, Maureen Nashville, TNPathways regulating adult pancreatic beta cell replication Merit Review
Gao, Allen Sacramento, CANovel mechanisms of resistance to antiandrogen therapies Merit Review
Garcia, Jose M. Seattle, WAMechanisms of action of ghrelin in muscle and adipose tissue in cancer cachexia Merit Review
Garcia, Joseph A. Bronx, NYDynamic Regulation of Erythropoietin Gene Expression in Mammals Merit Review
Gartenhaus, Ronald B. Richmond, VALymphoma development in the elderly: Perturbed posttranscriptional regulation Merit Review
Gavin, David Chicago, ILPARP-mediated gene regulation in alcohol drinking behavior Merit Review
Gazmuri, Raul J. Hines, ILCyclophilin-D: A Regulator of Mitochondrial Oxidative Phosphorylation Merit Review
George, Sarah L. St. Louis, MODetermine if a candidate dengue vaccine in advanced trials induces antigen-specific cellular immunity that mimics immunity after multiple infections and controls antibody-enhanced viral replication Merit Review
Gera, Joseph F. Sepulveda, CAMechanisms of Resistance to mTOR Targeted Therapies Merit Review
Gewin, Leslie Nashville, TNEpithelial Beta-catenin Signaling Improves Chronic Renal Injury Merit Review
Ghosh, Paramita M. Sacramento, CALoss of Filamin A Nuclear Localization in Prostate Cancer Progression Merit Review
Ghosh, Shobha Richmond, VACholesterol regulation of Macrophage Inflammation and Vascular Diseases Merit Review
Ghosh-Choudhury, Goutam San Antonio, TXMechanism of Renal Cell Injury Merit Review
Gilbert, Gary Brockton, MAEndothelial topography, phosphatidylserine, and procoagulant activity Merit Review
Gilpin, Nicholas W. New Orleans, LATargeting Melanocortin-4 Receptors to Reduce Pain in U.S. Veterans Merit Review
Gold, Jason S. Brockton, MATargeting CCL20-CCR6 Interactions in Colorectal Cancer Merit Review
Goldberg, Jeffrey Palo Alto, CARetinal Ganglion Cell Differentiation and Transplantation Merit Review
Goldenring, James R. Nashville, TNOxyntic Atrophy and Novel Gastric Lineages Merit Review
Gonzalez-Fernandez, Federico Jackson, MSTranslational development of FDA-approved COX and LOX inhibitors to treat spinal cord injury-induced neuropathic pain. Merit Review
Gorelick, Fred S. West Haven, CTRegulation of pancreatitis severity Merit Review
Goronzy, Jorg J. Palo Alto, CAChromatin Accessibility and Transcription Factor Networks in Rheumatoid Arthritis Merit Review
Gould, Todd Baltimore, MDHydroxynorketamine for the Treatment of PTSD and Anhedonia Merit Review
Gould, Todd Baltimore, MDTargeting the inflammatory response to treat post-traumatic anxiety and depression. Merit Review
Green, David E. Decatur, GAMitophagy in pulmonary hypertension: Novel roles of PTEN-Induced Kinase-1 in the pathobiology of pulmonary artery smooth muscle cell proliferation and mitochondrial dysfunction Merit Review
Greenberg, Harry B. Palo Alto, CARotavirus: Studies of the Effectors and Mechanisms of Heterotypic Humoral Immunity in Human Intestinal Epithelial Cells Merit Review
Greene, Robert W. Dallas, TXFunctional Consequences of Adenosine-Mediated Changes in Homeostatic Sleep Needs Merit Review
Greenwood, Beverley Oklahoma City, OKCentral Mechanisms Modulating Visceral Sensitivity Merit Review
Griffith, Thomas S. Minneapolis, MNImpairment and recovery of CD4 T cell-dependent B cell responses after sepsis Merit Review
Grumbach, Isabella Iowa City, IAMitochondrial CAMKII in smooth muscle as key regulator of hypertension and vascular remodeling Merit Review
Gudz, Tatyana I. Charleston, SCTargeting Sphingosine to Treat Brain Injury Merit Review
Guizzetti, Marina Portland, ORGlia-neuron interaction in fetal alcohol spectrum disorders Merit Review
Gukovskaya, Anna S. West Los Angeles, CACell Death and Autophagy in Chronic Pancreatitis Merit Review
Guo, Grace L. East Orange, NJRole of FGF15 in liver regeneration Merit Review
Gupta, Sanjay Cleveland, OHTargeting EZH2 in Prostate Cancer by Luteolin Merit Review
Haake, David A. West Los Angeles, CAFunctions of Leptospira Lig Proteins in the Pathogenesis of Leptospirosis Merit Review
Haase, Volker H. Nashville, TNCellular and Molecular Mechanisms of Renal Anemia Merit Review
Habib, Amyn Dallas, TXInteractions between inflammatory and oncogenic signaling pathways in GBM Merit Review
Haghighi, Fatemeh G. Bronx, NYNeuroinflammatory and Epigenetic Mechanisms of Blood-Brain Barrier Compromise in Suicide Merit Review
Hammond, H. Kirk San Diego, CAGene Transfer To Treat Heart Failure With Preserved Ejection Fraction Merit Review
Harley, John B. Cincinnati, OHLupus Association with Signal Transducer and Activator of Transcription 4 (STAT4) Merit Review
Harris, Raymond Nashville, TNMechanisms of Adaptive and Maladaptive Responses of Renal Epithelium to Injury Merit Review
Hasday, Jeffrey D. Baltimore, MDDesign of Novel Non-catalytic Substrate-Selective p38 MAPK Inhibitor to Treat ARDS Merit Review
Hasty, Alyssa H. Nashville, TNImmunologic memory to metabolic cycling Merit Review
Hasty, Karen A. Memphis, TNImmunotargeting of reparative cells and theranostic nanosomes to cartilage lesions Merit Review
Hawiger, Jack J. Nashville, TNRegulation of Innate Immunity and Inflammation Through Nuclear Reprogramming Merit Review
Hay, Nissim Chicago, ILHexokinase 2 and cancer therapy Merit Review
He, John Cijiang Bronx, NYRole of Protein S in early Diabetic Kidney Disease Merit Review
Head, Brian P. San Diego, CACaveolin-mediated neuronal signaling in differentiated adult human neuronal stem cells and the aging brain Merit Review
Heasley, Lynn Denver, CORegulation of Targeted Therapeutic Response by the Immune Microenvironment in HNSCC Merit Review
Hecht, Gail A. Hines, ILMechanisms of Cytoskeletal Regulation of Tight Junction Homeostasis and Repair Merit Review
Hecker, Louise Tucson, AZThe role of Nampt in age-associated persistent lung fibrosis Merit Review
Heinrich, Michael C. Portland, ORRegulation of oncogenic KIT by LMTK3 Merit Review
Henkel, Anne S. Chicago, ILMolecular Mechanisms of Nonalcoholic Fatty Liver Disease Merit Review
Hepokoski, Mark San Diego, CAThe role of mitochondrial dysfunction in ARDS after AKI Career Development
Herman, James P. Cincinnati, OHNeuropeptide Mechanisms and Stress Pathologies Merit Review
High, Karin W. Albuquerque, NMPeripheral and Central Pain Generators of Chronic Trigeminal Neuropathic Pain Merit Review
Hioe, Catarina E. Bronx, NYUnderstanding Th-monocyte interactions in HIV infection Merit Review
Hnasko, Thomas San Diego, CANeurophysiological Characterization of Novel Neurotensin Receptor Ligands to Define Therapeutic Potential in Combatting Addiction Merit Review
Ho, Shuk-mei Cincinnati, OHEstrogen-based combinatorial therapies for castration-resistant prostate cancer Merit Review
Hofer, Aldebaran M. Brockton, MAThe ciliopathy-tauopathy connection in neurodegenerative disorders Pilot Study
Hoffman, Andrew R. Palo Alto, CAThe Role of Long Noncoding RNAs in Cancer Merit Review
Hoover, Robert Decatur, GANCC and ENaC form a Sodium Transporting Complex Merit Review
Horswill, Alexander R. Denver, COQuorum Sensing Dependent Interactions with Biofilms and Innate Immunity Defenses Merit Review
Houchen, Courtney W. Oklahoma City, OKDCLK1 is a Novel Molecular Target in Hepatocellular Carcinoma Merit Review
Howell, Alexandra L. White River Junction, VTCombination Therapy Using CRISPR/Cas Gene Editing Plus Human Monoclonal Antibodies for a Functional HIV Cure Merit Review
Hsiai, Tzung K. West Los Angeles, CAExercise-Induced Shear Stress Modulates Metabolic Pathways for Vascular Repair and Protection Merit Review
Hsieh, Christine L. San Francisco, CATargeting CCR2 (CC Chemokine Receptor 2) to treat TBI Merit Review
Hu, Bingren Baltimore, MDDysfunction of the membrane trafficking leads to ischemia-reperfusion brain injury Merit Review
Hu, Xiaoming Pittsburgh, PAInterleukin-33 as an immune therapy for stroke Merit Review
Huang, Eric J. San Francisco, CAMechanisms of Progranulin Deficiency in Neuroinflammation and Neurodegeneration Merit Review
Huang, Eric J. San Francisco, CAMechanisms of ER Stress and Neurodegeneration in Amyotrophic Lateral Sclerosis Merit Review
Huang, Ngan F. Palo Alto, CAEngineering Vascularized Skeletal Muscle for Treatment of Volumetric Muscle Loss Merit Review
Huang, Ting Ting Palo Alto, CAMitigation of cognitive impairments from radiation therapy Merit Review
Hull-Meichle, Rebecca L. Seattle, WAThe role of hyaluronan in hIAPP-induced beta cell toxicity Merit Review
Hussain, Arif Baltimore, MDMulti-Faceted Targeting of Treatment-Sensitive and Treatment-Resistant Prostate Cancer Merit Review
Hussain, Mahmood M. Brooklyn, NYMicroRNAs regulating plasma LDL and HDL Merit Review
Hussong, Stacy A. San Antonio, TXThe Role of Neuronal mTORC1 in Alzheimer's Disease Career Development
Hylemon, Phillip B. Richmond, VABile Acids and Clostridium scindens Inhibit C. difficile: Role of Secreted Antibacterial Compounds Merit Review
Ince, Mirac N. Iowa City, IARegulation of graft versus host disease with in vivo generated regulatory T cells Merit Review
Ioannou, George N. Seattle, WACholesterol lights the fire of NASH Merit Review
Irani, kaikobad Iowa City, IASIRTUIN1-mediated inhibition of p66shc lysine acetylation as a novel treatment for diabetic vasculopathy Merit Review
Ittmann, Michael M. Houston, TXA novel oncogenic axis in African American prostate cancer Merit Review
Jacobs, Elizabeth R. Milwaukee, WIRole of mitochondrial dysfunction in hyperoxia-induced pulmonary vascular endothelial injury Merit Review
Jacono, Frank J. Cleveland, OHEarly Diagnosis and Novel Treatment of Sepsis Merit Review
Jani, Alkesh H. Denver, COThe Pathophysiology of Delayed Graft Function Merit Review
Janoff, Edward N. Denver, COComplementary Mechanisms of Protection Against Pneumococcal Infection Merit Review
Janowsky, Aaron J. Portland, ORTrace amine receptor-mediated methamphetamine response in brain Merit Review
Jarvis, Gary San Francisco, CAInteraction of LOS and Innate Immunity in Neisseria Infection Merit Review
Jewell, Christopher Baltimore, MDTunable Assembly of Regulatory Immune Signals to Promote Myelin-specific Tolerance Merit Review
Jiang, Xian-Cheng Brooklyn, NYPLTP as a target for lowering VLDL production Merit Review
Johnson, Anthony C. Oklahoma City, OKMechanisms of Stress-Induced Pain in Veterans Career Development
Johnson, Richard Denver, COA Novel Mechanism for Sarcopenia in Chronic Kidney Disease Merit Review
Jones, Jeffrey Charleston, SCRegulation of Cellular Phenotype Change in Thoracic Aortic Aneurysms Merit Review
Jope, Richard S. Miami, FLInflammatory signaling in depression regulated by Toll-like receptors 2 and 4 Merit Review
Joyce, Sebastian Nashville, TNVaccinating at Mucosal Surfaces with Nanoparticle Conjugated Antigen and Adjuvant Merit Review
Kacena, Melissa Indianapolis, INImpact of TPO Treatment on Bone Healing and Angiogenesis in Type 2 Diabetes Merit Review
Kahn, Steven E. Seattle, WAPathogenesis and Impact of Islet Amyloid Merit Review
Kalivas, Peter Charleston, SCNeuroadaptation produced by acute PTSD-like stress create vulnerability for cannabis addiction Merit Review
Kamp, David W. Chicago, ILMechanisms of Asbestos-Induced Alveolar Epithelial Cell Injury Merit Review
Kang, David Tampa, FLTargeting Tau for TBI Merit Review
Kang, David Tampa, FLMolecular Intermediates and Regulation of the Abeta-Tau Pathogenic Cascade Merit Review
Karandikar, Nitin Iowa City, IAImmunotherapeutic Regulatory CD8 T cells in Autoimmune Demyelinating Disease Merit Review
Kaufman, Kenneth M. Cincinnati, OHDNA Binding of Human and Viral Transcription Factors is Associated with Rheumatoid Arthritis Risk Loci Merit Review
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Singh, Krishna Mountain Home, TNInvestigation of therapeutic potential of exogenous ubiquitin following myocardial ischemia/reperfusion injury Merit Review
Singh, Satish K. Boston, MACMA: Marker-assisted prevention and risk stratification (MAPRS): Artificial Intelligence Endoscopy for Colorectal Cancer Prevention (CMA1) Merit Review
Skupsky, Jonathan Long Beach, CAFunctional Immunoimaging in the GI Tract Career Development
Slevin, John T. Lexington, KYOptogenetics: A tool to probe mechanism and an agent to block TBI-induced epileptogenesis. Merit Review
Slominski, Andrzej Birmingham, ALCYP11A1-derived secosteroids as therapeutic agents in UVB induced skin cancer Merit Review
Smith, Charles J. Columbia, MOGRPR/PSMA Targeting Agents for Prostate Cancer Diagnosis Merit Review
Smith, Stephen M. Portland, ORDynamic Chemical Regulation of Voltage-gated Sodium Channels Merit Review
Smyth, Susan S. Lexington, KYAdipose autotaxin: a novel link between obesity and cardiovascular disease Merit Review
Snyder, Peter Iowa City, IAEpithelial Sodium Channel Trafficking Merit Review
Soleimani, Manoocher Cincinnati, OHThe role of collecting duct chloride transporters in salt absorption and blood pressure homeostasis Merit Review
Song, Long-Sheng Iowa City, IAOxidative Stress, PKC Signaling and Heart Failure Merit Review
Song, Shijie Tampa, FLInteraction of GCSF with the Endocannabinoid System in Promoting Brain Repair Merit Review
Spinale, Francis G. Columbia, SCMaladaptive Remodeling in Aging Myocardium Merit Review
Spurney, Robert F. Durham, NCNovel Targets for the Treatment of Diabetic Kidney Disease Merit Review
Srinivasan, Shanthi Decatur, GAMechanism of GDNF regulation of Hepatic Steatosis Merit Review
Stahl, John S. Cleveland, OHPurkinje Cell Rhythmicity, Synchrony, and Enhancing Function in Cerebellar Disorders Merit Review
Stapleton, Jack T. Iowa City, IANovel viral immune interference mechanisms: HCV as a model system Merit Review
Staruschenko, Alexander Milwaukee, WIPurinergic control of calcium flux in podocytes Merit Review
Sterling, Julie A. Nashville, TNTargeting the Bone Microenvironment to Reduce Tumor-induced Bone Disease Merit Review
Stowe, David F. Milwaukee, WIDifferential cardioprotection by mitochondrial Ca2+ sensitive potassium channels Merit Review
Strecker, Robert E. Brockton, MASleep loss impairment of arousal and cognition: role of the basal forebrain Merit Review
Striker, Robert T. Madison, WINovel selective substituted aminofurazans kinase inhibitors for Drug resistant Bacteria Merit Review
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Sudarshan, Sunil Birmingham, ALRenal Cancer Metastasis: Molecular Mechanisms to Therapy Merit Review
Sullivan, Maryrose Brockton, MAEffect of Type II Diabetes on Bladder Function Merit Review
Sullivan, Patrick G. Lexington, KYmitoNEET as a therapeutic target for TBI Merit Review
Sun, Dandan Pittsburgh, PAWNK as therapeutic targets for ischemic stroke Merit Review
Sundaram, Uma Huntington, WVRegulation of intestinal NaCl absorption Merit Review
Suo, William (zhiming) Kansas City, MOObstructive Sleep Apnea-Triggered Cognitive Impairment and its Prevention Merit Review
Swanson, Raymond A. San Francisco, CAThiol repletion therapy for Parkinson's disease Merit Review
Swartz, Karin Milwaukee, WIRole of the pro-inflammatory cytokines IL-12 and IL-23 in secondary damage after spinal cord injury Merit Review
Szymusiak, Ronald S. Sepulveda, CAImpact of Corticotropin Releasing Factor on Sleep Regulation Merit Review
Tache, Yvette F. West Los Angeles, CAMechanisms and therapeutic interventions of postoperative gastric ileus Merit Review
Takiar, Vinita Cincinnati, OHTranslational Research Career Development: Overcoming Resistance to Radiotherapy Career Development
Tan, Xiao-Di Chicago, ILPathogenesis of sepsis-induced dysfunction of innate immunity Merit Review
Tanaka, Yuichiro San Francisco, CARole of catechol-O-methyltransferase gene in prostate cancer Merit Review
Tanas, Munir R. Iowa City, IAUpstream regulation of TAZ and YAP in sarcomas: towards combinatorial therapy targeting the Hippo Pathway Merit Review
Tannock, Lisa R. Lexington, KYMechanisms linking obesity and abdominal aortic aneurysm Merit Review
Taylor, Patricia Cleveland, OHThe role of IL-17 neutrophils and lymphocytes during diabetic retinopathy Career Development
Templin, Andrew Seattle, WAImmune responses to islet amyloid in beta-cell death Career Development
Teodorescu, Mihaela Madison, WIMechanisms of Chronic Intermittent Hypoxia Induced Airflow Obstruction during Allergic Lower Airway Inflammation Merit Review
Terkeltaub, Robert A. San Diego, CAInnate inflammation in osteoarthritis Merit Review
Thannickal, Victor J. Birmingham, ALSirtuins in Lung Aging and Fibrosis Merit Review
Thomas, Sandhya Houston, TXChronic Kidney Disease and Impaired Actions of Insulin Career Development
Tian, Ning Salt Lake City, UTImmune responses in traumatic RGC death Merit Review
Tomlinson, Stephen Charleston, SCRole of complement in TBI Merit Review
Torok, Natalie Palo Alto, CAThe Role of TNF alpha Converting Enzyme in Alcoholic Liver Disease Merit Review
Travers, Jeffrey B. Dayton, OHOxidized lipids and UV immunosuppression Merit Review
Troen, Bruce R. Buffalo, NYHigh intensity interval training and nicotinamide riboside treatment to enhance functional capacity and reduce frailty during aging Merit Review
Tsao, Jack W. Memphis, TNMolecular mimicry in immune mediated neurologic disease Merit Review
Tsao, Philip S. Palo Alto, CARegulatory Role of MicroRNAs in Aging-related Abdominal Aortic Aneurysm Disease Merit Review
Tsukamoto, Hidekazu Sepulveda, CAMolecular Mechanisms of Stellate Cell Activation in Liver Fibrosis Merit Review
Turner, Douglas J. Baltimore, MDBarrier Dysfunction in Severe Surgical Diseases Merit Review
Tyler, Kenneth L. Denver, COMechanisms of Virus-induced Injury in the Brain and Spinal Cord Merit Review
Tyor, William R. Decatur, GAMechanisms of Interferon-alpha Neurotoxicity Merit Review
Unger, Roger H. Dallas, TXEctopic Lipids in the Pancreatic Alpha Cell Link Insulin Resistance to Hyperglycemia Merit Review
Unterman, Terry G. Chicago, ILRegulation of hepatic gene expression and metabolism by FoxO proteins Merit Review
Van Remmen, Holly Oklahoma City, OKActivation of the Sarcoplasmic/Endoplasmic Reticulum Calcium ATPase (SERCA) as a Therapeutic Intervention for Sarcopenia Merit Review
Vandenbark, Arthur A. Portland, ORImmunoregulation of Myelin-Specific T Lymphocytes Merit Review
Vandevord, Pamela Salem, VANanoparticles Mitigate Chronic Behavior and Neuropathology Merit Review
Vazdarjanova, Almira I. Augusta, GARevealing Susceptibility Factors for Post Traumatic Stress Disorder Merit Review
Vazquez-Torres, Andres Denver, COMolecular Analysis of Bacterial Adaptive Response to Host Reactive Species Merit Review
Vedantam, Gayatri Tucson, AZGastrointestinal Colonization of Diarrheagenic Clostridium difficile Merit Review
Vemuganti, Raghu Madison, WINeuroprotection after TBI Merit Review
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Wagner, Brent San Antonio, TXFibrocyte Contribution to Systemic Fibrosis in Chronic Kidney Disease Merit Review
Waltz, Susan E. Cincinnati, OHRon Receptor Tyrosine Kinase Signaling in Breast Cancer Merit Review
Wang, Chuanfeng Minneapolis, MNBrain Derived Neurotrophic Factor involvement in exercise modulation of appetite Merit Review
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Wang, Jun Bronx, NYEpigenetic Mechanism Linking Diabetes and Cognitive Dysfunction Merit Review
Wang, Michael M. Ann Arbor, MIPathological protein generation in cerebral small vessel disease Merit Review
Wang, Michael M. Ann Arbor, MITransformation of NOTCH3 protein in cerebral small vessel disease Merit Review
Wang, Shuxia Lexington, KYCD47 as a therapeutic target for obesity Merit Review
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Webster, Nicholas J. San Diego, CASRSF3 Loss and Hepatocellular Carcinoma Merit Review
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Wells, Alan Pittsburgh, PAMolecular Regulation of Breast Cancer Progression Merit Review
Welsh, David K. San Diego, CACellular Circadian Clocks in Mood Disorders Merit Review
Wertheim, Jason Chicago, ILExtracellular Matrix Induction of Renal Stem and Progenitor Cell Development Merit Review
Westenfelder, Christof Salt Lake City, UTStem Cell-Based Therapy of Chronic Kidney Disease Merit Review
Whaley-Connell, Adam T. Columbia, MOEndothelial Cell Mineralocorticoid Receptor and Tubulointerstitial Fibrosis Merit Review
Whiteheart, Sidney Lexington, KYTargeting Platelet Endocytosis and Exocytosis to Control Thrombosis Merit Review
Wierman, Margaret E. Denver, COTargeting Kinases in Novel Preclinical Models of Adrenocortical Carcinoma Merit Review
Williams, Christopher S. Nashville, TNModulation of junctional signaling by BVES in colorectal carcinoma Merit Review
Wilson, Keith T. Nashville, TNArginine Availability and Metabolism in H. pylori-associated Gastric Inflammation and Disease Progression Merit Review
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Wilson, Mary E. Iowa City, IAInnate inflammatory cells in leishmaniasis Merit Review
Wilson, Matthew H. Nashville, TNMetabolic consequences of cystinuria and genome engineering therapeutics Merit Review
Wingo, Aliza P. Decatur, GAElucidating molecular mechanisms of psychological well-being Merit Review
Woodard, Lauren E. Nashville, TNIn Situ Reprogramming of Induced Nephron Progenitor Cells for Kidney Regeneration Career Development
Woodley, David T. Sepulveda, CAThe Role of Exogenous Type VII Collagen on the Healing of Skin Wounds Merit Review
Wu, Mack H. Tampa, FLMolecular Control of Gut Permeability in Trauma Merit Review
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Wyatt, Todd A. Omaha, NEMalondialdehyde-acetaldehyde adducts and lung injury Merit Review
Wyss-Coray, Tony Palo Alto, CAMicroglial dysfunction in brain aging and Alzheimer's disease Merit Review
Xia, Weiming Bedford, MAProfiling Alzheimer's Biomarkers Merit Review
Xiang, Yang K. Sacramento, CAMolecular mechanisms of Insulin resistance under chronic stress Merit Review
Xie, Guofeng Baltimore, MDTranscriptional Repression of MMP7 by FXR in Intestinal Epithelial Cells Merit Review
Xiong, Wen-Cheng Cleveland, OHAPPswe as a risk factor for osteoporosis Merit Review
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Xu, Xiao-Ming Indianapolis, INConstructing a growth-promoting pathway for functional regeneration after SCI Merit Review
Xue, Hai-Hui Iowa City, IATargeting Tcf/Lef-transcriptional program in leukemic stem cells Merit Review
Yang, George P. Birmingham, ALIdentifying Approaches to Enhance Bone and Cartilage Regeneration Merit Review
Yang, Tianxin Salt Lake City, UTRole of renal (pro)renin receptor in hypertension and kidney injury Merit Review
Yao, Zhi Q. Mountain Home, TNTelomere loss and T cell aging in HBV vaccine response in HCV-infected individual Merit Review
Yao, Zhi Q. Mountain Home, TNPremature T cell aging and vaccine failure in chronic viral infection Merit Review
Yechoor, Vijay Pittsburgh, PATead1 - A Regulator of Quiescence and Proliferation in Pancreatic Beta Cells Merit Review
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Yepes, Manuel S. Decatur, GAAstrocytic LRP-1 Modulates Blood-Brain Barrier Function Merit Review
You, Zongbing New Orleans, LAThe role of IL-17 in obesity-associated prostate cancer progression Merit Review
Yu, Chang-En Seattle, WAEpigenetic component of the APOE gene in Alzheimer's disease Merit Review
Yu, Jerry (Jun) Louisville, KYThe Vagus Nerve in Lung Disease Merit Review
Zabel, Brian A. Palo Alto, CANew approaches to combat CNS inflammation in Veterans: Targeting a metabolic enzyme in demyelinating disease Merit Review
Zadina, James E. New Orleans, LAA Novel Analgesic with Reduced Side Effects and Abuse Liability Relative to Morphine, With Potential for Opioid Dependence Therapy Merit Review
Zent, Roy Nashville, TNIntegrin binding proteins and the kidney Merit Review
Zhang, Jianhua Birmingham, ALO-GlcNAc in protein homeostasis in the context of PD, AD and DLB Merit Review
Zhao, Chen Iowa City, IASynergy of NF-kB and Notch signaling in B cell lymphomatous transformation and B cell plasticity Merit Review
Zhou, Huiping Richmond, VAMechanisms of Berberine for the Treatment of Non-Alcoholic Fatty Liver Disease Merit Review
Zhou, Qun Baltimore, MDPalmitic Acid and Basal-like Breast Cancer Progression Merit Review
Zhu, Haining Lexington, KYFUS Protein Homeostasis in ALS Merit Review
Zielinski, Mark R. Boston, MASleep Loss and Inflammation in the Neurovascular Unit Career Development
Zimmers, Teresa Indianapolis, INMolecular Mechanisms of Muscle and Fat Wasting in Pancreatic Cancer Cachexia Merit Review
Zinkel, Sandra S. Nashville, TNNecrosis regulation of bone marrow function Merit Review
Zuckerbraun, Brian S. Pittsburgh, PAThe Mitochondria As Regulators Of Inflammation In Sepsis Merit Review

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