Current Pilot Projects
These awards are aimed at investigators at the associate research scientist/instructor level, although exceptions are possible for early-stage assistant professors.
Award Year 5/01/2022 - 4/30/2023
- Marcello DiStasio, MD, PhD: "Uncovering Proinflammatory Signatures in Alzheimer's Disease Using Spatial Transcriptomics"
- Juan Young, MD: "Investigating a CD8+ T cell associated aging gene signature in Alzheimer's disease"
Award Year 5/01/2021 - 4/30/2022
- Daniel Jane-Wit, MD, PhD, RPVI: "ZFYVE21 and Cerebral Amyloid Angiopathy in Alzheimer's disease Related Dementias"
- Dibyadeep Datta: "Investigating the role of pT217-tau in the pathogenesis of AD and relevance for biomarker development"