EXTERNAL FUNDING

 

Howard Hughes Medical Institute, Undergraduate Biological Sciences Education Program Grant, $1.8 million, (2006-2010),    Project Director.

Department of Defense Breast Cancer Research Program (BCRP) of the Office of the Congressionally Directed Medical Research Programs, “In Vivo Molecular Imaging of Mammary Tumorigenesis in Murine Model Systems (2005-2007), $107,015.

 

The Thomas F. and Kate Miller Jeffress Memorial Trust, "A Novel Laser-Based Strategy for the Insertion of DNA into Cells of Living Organisms,"   $34,000  (2002-2004).

Howard Hughes Medical Institute, Undergraduate Biological Sciences Education Program Grant, $1.6 million, (2002-2006),    Project Director.

Consultant on SBIR-NSF Proposal, "Use of a Visual Programming Environment to Promote Bioinformatics Education,"  (for Incogen), (2004).

Commonwealth Technology Research Fund, "Bringing the Future of Bioinformatics to Virginia," Principal Investigators: D Manos, M. Saha, G. Smith, R. Voigt,  $3,251,901 (2001-2004).

National Science Foundation,  "A Confocal Microscope for Molecular, Cellular, and Integrative Biology, PI, (with Co-PIs L.  Allison, E. Bradley, P. Heideman, D. Shakes)  $172,444 (2000-2002).

Commonwealth Health Research Board, "Imaging the Aging Brain: In vivo Detection of Key Aging  Molecules," (PI), with  Co-PIs E. Bradley, A Weisenberger, S. Majewski, R. Welsh, $65,000, (2000-2002).

Commonwealth Health Research Board, "Surface bound Antimicrobials to Control Disease  Transmission," Co-PI with (M.  Kelley, PI and other Co-PIs), $60,000 (2000-2002).

National Science Foundation, "Research Experience for Undergraduates" Supplement, $3080, (2000)

Howard Hughes Medical Institute, Undergraduate Biological Sciences Education Program Grant, $1.6 million, (1998-2002),    Project Director.

Presidential Faculty Fellowship,  National Science Foundation, Mechanisms of Neural and Vascular Patterning during Vertebrate Embryogenesis," $500,000  (1996-2002).

National Science Foundation, "Collaborative Research in Neuroscience: In Vivo Neural Gene Imaging Using a Novel Radiation Detector," $99,998 (1996 - 1999)

National Science Foundation Instrumentation Grant, "Automated Sequencer for Population Genetics, Phylogeny, Toxicology and Immunology," (with J. Graves, PI, E. Burreson, S. Kaattari, J. Duffy as Co-PIs, $57,125)

National Institutes of Health, "Angiogenesis and the Role of xEGR1 in Xenopus,"   $104,250  (1996- 1998).

National Science Foundation, "Determination of the Dorsal-Ventral Neural Axis in Xenopus,"  Supplement for two summer  students

National Science Foundation, "Determination of the Dorsal-Ventral Neural Axis in Xenopus,"   $254,767  (19941997)

Fight for Sight, "Experimental Analysis of the Generation of Bilateral Symmetry,"  $11,000  (19941995).

The Thomas F. and Kate Miller Jeffress Memorial Trust , "Determination and Patterning of the Xenopus Forebrain: The Role of XeNK-2 in Anterior Neural Development,"  for $17,500 (19941995).

National Institutes of Health Predoctoral Award: Developmental Biology Training Grant (19861990)