Recent Research Grants

  • VA CDA-2, The Functional Role of Exosomes in Stem Cell-Mediated Cardiac Repair, VA. Jennifer Lang (Principal Investigator). Veteran‘s Administration. $1,389,635. 10/1/2018-9/1/2023.
  • Enhancing functional capacity in older adults with short session high intensity interval training. Bruce Troen (Principal Investigator). Veterans Affairs. $200,000. 10/1/2018-9/1/2020.
  • DHODH Inhibitors: A Potential New Class of Antimicrobials for Treatment of the Drug Resistant Gram-Negative Bacillus Acinetobacter baumannii. Thomas Russo (Co-Principal Investigator). NIH/NIAID. $981,697. 8/1/2018-8/1/2019.
  • Activating Adrenergic Receptors to Suppress the Anti-graft Immune Response and Improve Survival of Composite Tissue Allografts. Umesh Sharma (Co-Investigator). National Institutes of Health/SBIB. $356,467. 7/1/2018-6/1/2020.
  • Collaborative Drug Safety Management with Frail Elders & Caregivers for Successful Aging. Scott Monte (Co-Investigator), Ranjit Singh (Principal Investigator), Bruce Troen (Co-Investigator), Robert Wahler (Co-Investigator). University at Buffalo, Innovative Micro-Programs Accelerating Collaboration in Themes (IMPACT). $35,000. 6/1/2018-6/1/2019.
  • Focus on Afib. Jeffrey Lackner (Principal Investigator), Brian Quigley (Co-Investigator). Independent Health. $74,867. 5/1/2018-4/1/2019.
  • Liposomal Delivery of a Novel Peptide N-Acetyl-Ser-Asp-Lys-Pro to Inhibit Cancer Radiotherapy-Induced Cardiac Damage. Umesh Sharma (Co-Investigator). National Institutes of Health/NHLBI. $462,000. 4/1/2018-2/1/2020.
  • Investigation of anti-LTa in Sjögren’s syndrome in IL14aTG mice. Julian Ambrus, Jr. (Co-Principal Investigator). Genentech. 1/1/2018-12/1/2020.
  • Cytokines in Early Sjogren's Syyndrome. Julian Ambrus, Jr. (Co-Principal Investigator). Amgen. 1/1/2018-12/1/2020.
  • American Hearing Research Foundation. Jessy Alexander (Principal Investigator). American Hearing Research Foundation. $20,000. 1/1/2018-12/1/2018.
  • course infusion award. Jessy Alexander (Principal Investigator). University at Buffalo. $785. 1/1/2018-4/1/2018.
  • The Functional Role of Exosomes in Stem Cell Mediated Cardiac Repair. Jennifer Lang (Principal Investigator). NIH/NHLBI. $1,006,430. 12/1/2017-11/1/2022.
  • UB CAT: Circuit Clinical Data Collection and Analytics Systems. Manoj Mammen (Principal Investigator). UB CAT. 11/1/2017-10/1/2018.
  • Roswell Park Alliance Foundation. Amanda Przespolewski (Principal Investigator). Roswell Park Alliance Foundation. $50,000. 11/1/2017-11/1/2018.
  • National Heart Lung and Blood Institute, UB Clinical Scholar Program in implementation science to achieve triple aims. John Canty, Jr. (Co-Principal Investigator), Ranjit Singh (Co-Principal Investigator). National Heart Lung and Blood Institute. 9/1/2017-8/1/2022.
  • Mab Passive Vaccination against Acinetobacter baumannii. Thomas Russo (Co-Investigator). NIH. $491,635. 9/1/2017-8/1/2022.
  • National Institutes of Health/NHLBI, K08. Umesh Sharma (Principal Investigator). NHLBI. $986,850. 7/1/2017-6/1/2022.
  • CTSI Pilot Study pilot study research grant: Determinants of Treatment Failure in Chronic Obstructive Pulmonary Disease Exacerbation. Manoj Mammen (Principal Investigator). University at Buffalo/NCATS. 6/1/2017-6/1/2017.
  • Cutting the Risk of Colorectal Cancer by Developing Novel, Evidence Based, Community Based Program or Increasing Screening Uptake in Black Males. Kenyani Davis (Co-Investigator), Jeffrey Lackner (Principal Investigator), Brian Quigley (Co-Investigator). CTSI-Pilot Studies Program, University at Buffalo. $45,000. 6/1/2017-10/1/2018.
  • Expansion of MAT Practice in New York State. Kenneth Leonard (Principal Investigator), Brian Quigley (Co-Investigator). NYS OASAS. $750,000. 6/1/2017-5/1/2019.