Research Grants

Research Grants

New Grants FY 2012-2013

Agency Primary Investigator Title Dates
National Institutes of Health  K01 DK091444 A. Bajwa Sphingosine-1-phosphate receptor 1 and 3 as novel targets in transplantation 03/01/12-
01/31/17
National Institute of Health R01 DK 094907 T. Le
Contribution of FSTM1 to the Severity of Hypertension and Chronic Kidney Disease 04/27/12-
02/29/16
National Institutes of Health R21 DK093841 M. Okusa Nanotherapeutics for acute kidney injury 04/26/12-
03/31/14

New Grants FY 2011-2012

Agency Primary Investigator Title Dates
National Institutes of Health
R01 DK094907
T. Le Contribution of Gstm1 to the severity of hypertension and chronic kidney disease 04/27/12-
02/29/16
National Institutes of Health
R21 DK093841
M. Okusa
A. Klibanov
Nanotherapeutics for acute kidney injury 04/26/12-
04/30/14
International Society of Nephrology R. Balogun ISN Sister Renal Center Program 01/01/12-
12/31/12
National Institutes of Health
K01 DK091444
A. Bajwa Sphingosine 1 phosphate receptors 1 and 3 as novel targets in transplantation 03/01/12-
01/31/17
National Kidney Foundation Grant-in-Aid H. Bagavant Mesangial proliferative GN: linking renal and cardiovascular disease 07/01/11-
06/30/12
American Heart Association Scientist Development Grant A. Bajwa Sphingosine 1 phosphate receptor 3 as a novel target in kidney transplantation 07/01/11-
06/30/15
National Institutes of Health T32 DK072922 M. Okusa Kidney Disease and Inflammation 08/01/11-
07/31/16

New Grants FY 2010-2011

Agency Primary Investigator Title Dates
University of Alabama at Birmingham O'Brien Center Pilot & Feasibility Study A. Bajwa Sphingosine 1 Phosphate Receptor 3 as a novel target in kidney transplantation 11/01/10-
07/31/11
National Institutes of Health R01 AI082024 M. Brown MHC regulation of NK cell mediated virus immunity 08/01/10-
07/31/14
National Institutes of Health R01 AR047988 S.M. Fu Cellular and Genetic Basis of Systemic Lupus 08/01/10-
07/31/15
National Institutes of Health R01 AR049449 S.M. Fu HLA-D Region in Systemic Lupus Erythematosus Pathogenesis 04/01/11-
03/31/16
Alliance for Lupus Research - #187966 S.M. Fu Progressions and Biomarkers of Proliferative Lupus Nephritis 02/01/11-
01/31/13
National Institutes of Health  K01 DK088967 G. Kinsey Regulatory T Cells as a Novel Therapeutic Agent/Target for Acute Kidney Injury 09/15/10-
08/31/15
National Kidney Foundation Grant-in-Aid T. Le Effects of GSTM1 Null Polymorphism in Hypertensive Nephrosclerosis 07/01/10-
06/30/12
National Institutes of Health S10 RR026799 M. Okusa MBF Bioscience and Zeiss Microscope System for Stereology and Tissue Morphology 08/01/10-
07/31/11
National Institutes of Health K01 DK088967 G. Kinsey Regulatory T Cells as a Novel Therapeutic Agent/Target for Acute Kidney Injury 09/15/10-
08/31/15
Medical College of Georgia S-S. Sung Role of Scavenger Receptors in Antiviral Immune Response 09/01/10-
08/31/11

New Grants FY 2009-2010

Agency Primary Investigator Title Dates
National Institutes of Health R01 DK069769-S1 H. Bagavant Autoimmunity and Pathogenesis of Glomerulonephritis (Administrative Supplement) 09/01/09-
08/31/11
National Institutes of Health R01 AI082024 M. Brown MHC Regulation of NK Cell Mediated Virus Immunity 08/01/10-
07/31/14
National Institutes of Health R01 AI079621 U. Deshmukh
S.M. Fu
T Cell Epitope Mimicry for Autoimmune Responses in SLE 07/16/09-
06/30/14
National Institutes of Health R21 DE019883 U. Deshmukh Innate Immunity Activation in Pathogenesis of Sjogren's Syndrome 05/01/10-
04/30/12
National Institutes of Health T32 DK072922-S1 K. Dondeti Kidney Disease and Inflammation (MSRT Supplement) 08/01/09-
07/31/11
National Institutes of Health K23 DK074616-S1 K. Kalantarinia Adenosine 2A Receptor Agonist in Diabetic Nephropathy (Equipment Supplement) 12/17/09-
12/16/10
National Institutes of Health R01 DK075035 T. Le Genes That Regulate Progression of Kidney Disease and Its Cardiovascular Effects 07/01/09-
05/31/12
National Institutes of Health R01 DK075035-S1 T. Le Genes That Regulate Progression of Kidney Disease and Its Cardiovascular Effects (Administrative Supplement) 01/15/10-
12/31/10
National Institutes of Health R21 DK077281 P. Lobo IgM Antileucocyte Autoantibodies Inhibit Kidney Allograft Rejections 07/01/09-
06/30/11
National Institutes of Health R01 DK083406 P. Lobo
M. Okusa
Naturally Occurring IgM Anti-Leucocyte Autoantibodies Protect Against Renal IRI 03/12/10-
02/28/15
National Institutes of Health R01 DK062324-S1 M. Okusa Leukocyte Trafficking in Acute Renal Failure 09/22/09-
09/31/11
National Institutes of Health R01 DK056223-S1 M. Okusa Adenosine and Renal Injury (Student/Education Supplement) 07/20/09-
07/19/10
National Institutes of Health R01 DK085259 M. Okusa Sphingolipids in Acute Kidney Injury 03/15/10-
03/14/14
Alliance for Lupus Research H. Bagavant Modulating Renal Responses: A Novel Therapeutic Approach in Lupus Nephritis 01/02/09-
01/31/11