Carlos L. Arteaga, MD

Vanderbilt University Medical Center

American Cancer Society Clinical Research Professorship

07/01/2007 through 06/30/2012

$400,000

Jason Burke, PhD

Vanderbilt University Medical Center

Direct Inhibition of K-Ras Using Fragment-Based Drug Discovery

07/01/2011 through 6/30/2014

$150,000

Liana Castel, PhD

Vanderbilt University Medical Center

Arthralgia in Women with Early Breast Cancer Taking Aromatase Inhibitors

07/01/2010 through 06/30/2015

$726,000

Heather Conklin, PhD

St. Jude Children’s Research Hospital

Computerized Intervention for Childhood Cancer Survivors

01/01/2011 through 12/31/2013

$691,000

David DeGraff, PhD

Vanderbilt University Medical Center

Role of Novel Foxa1 Binding Partners in Androgen Regulated Prostate Cancer

10/01/2009 through 09/30/2012

$150,000

James Fells, PhD

Univ. of Tennessee Health Science Center

Developing Selective LPA2 Antagonists As Anti-Cancer Agents

01/01/2012 through 12/31/2014

$150,000

Emily Fox, PhD

Vanderbilt University Medical Center

Insulin/IGF-I Receptor Signaling and Antiestrogen Resistance in Cancer

08/01/2010 through 07/31/2013

$150,000

Naoaki Fujii, PhD

St. Jude Children’s Research Hospital

Therapeutic Validation of Dishevelled Protein by Small Molecule Inhibitors

07/01/2011 through 6/30/2015

$720,000

Joan Garrett, PhD

Vanderbilt University Medical Center

Role of HER3 in Mammary Tumorigenesis and Drug Resistance

06/01/2010 through 05/31/2013

$150,000

Rizwan Hamid, MD, PhD

Vanderbilt University Medical Center

Role of TGIF in Hematopoietic Stem Cell Function

01/01/2010 through 12/31/2013

$716,000

Scott W. Hiebert, PhD

Vanderbilt University Medical Center

Institutional Research Grant

01/01/2012 through 12/31/2014

$420,000

Jason R. Jessen, PhD

Vanderbilt University Medical Center

Mechanisms of Polarized Cell Behaviors Driving Tumor Invasiveness

07/01/2009 through 06/30/2013

$720,000

Daniel L. Kaplan, PhD

Vanderbilt University

Kinase Regulation of the Eukaryotic Replication Fork Helicase

07/01/2008 through 06/30/2012

$714,000

Brian D. Lehmann, PhD

Vanderbilt University Medical Center

P53 Signaling Axis and Triple Negative Breast Cancer

07/01/2010 through 06/30/2013

$150,000

Joseph T. Opferman, PhD

St. Jude Children’s Research Hospital

Regulation of Anti-Apoptotic MCL-1 in B-lineage Acute Lymphoblastic Leukemia

07/01/2010 through 06/30/2014

$720,000

Junmin Peng, PhD

St. Jude Children’s Research Hospital

Function of Polyubiquitin Linkages

07/01/2009 through 06/30/2013

$684,000

Connie Rust, MS

University of Tennessee at Knoxville

Health Literacy and Medication Adherence in Breast Cancer Survivors

07/01/2011 through 6/30/2013

$40,000

Steven Shell, PhD

Vanderbilt University Medical Center

Structural Determination of DNA Damage Identification by Repair Protein XPC

08/01/2011 through 07/31/2014

$150,000

Tammy Sobolik-Delmaire

Vanderbilt University Medical Center

American Cancer Society

Role of Constitutively Active CXCR4 in Breast Cancer Metastasis

03/01/2011 through 02/28/2014

$152,000

Jeffrey Alan Sosman, MD

Vanderbilt University Medical Center

American Cancer Society-Mary Hendrickson-Johnson Melanoma Professorship

01/01/2009 through 12/31/2013

$400,000

Jesse Teske, PhD

Vanderbilt University

Protein Target Identification of the Ammocidin Natural Products

07/01/2010 through 06/30/2012

$102,000

Alissa M. Weaver, MD, PhD

Vanderbilt University Medical Center

Cortactin in HNSCC Aggressiveness

07/01/2009 through 06/30/2013

$720,000

Christopher S. Williams, MD, PhD

Vanderbilt University Medical Center

Myeloid Translocation Genes (MTGs) in Colorectal Carcinoma

01/01/2009 through 12/31/2012

$800,000

TOTAL GRANTS = 23

TOTAL GRANT MONEY = $9,775,000

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