USC School of Pharmacy

Current Research Grants: September 2007

This listing of extramural research grants awarded to faculty members of the USC School of Pharmacy is compiled by the Norris Medical Library from information supplied by the USC Department Of Contracts & Grants.

To locate grants on a particular subject or the grants of a particular researcher, use the "Find" command in your Web browser to do a word search of this page.

The listing includes all active grants handled through the USC Dept. of Contracts & Grants. This information is updated on a quarterly basis. This listing is not intended to be a definitive source for the amount of grant awards, which should be obtained directly from the Department of Contracts and Grants. Users of this data are reminded also that there is a significant amount of grant activity not handled through the Department of Contracts & Grants and that this data is absent from this listing.

Last updated November 9, 2007 by Maggie Wineburgh-Freed

BERINGER, PAUL

Pharmacokinetics of rosiglitazone alone and in combination with trimethoprim-sulfamethoxazole in adolescents and adult patients

1/1/2007

12/31/2007

$38232.00

Children's Hospital of Los Angeles

BERINGER, PAUL; LOUIE, STAN G.;MAK, MAY C

Impact of Abnormal Body Composition on Predictability of Glomerular Filtration Rate in HIV

11/27/2006

5/31/2008

$46345.95

GlaxoSmithKline

BRINTON, ROBERTA E.

Estrogen-Induced Neuroprotective Mitochondria Mechanism

6/1/2003

4/30/2008

$1320431.00

National Institute of Mental Health

BRINTON, ROBERTA E.; WANG, JUNMING

Allopregnanolone as a Neurogenic Factor for Recovery of Neurons in Alzheimer's Disease

2/15/2005

6/1/2008

$95000.00

Institute for the Study of Aging

BRINTON, ROBERTA E.;MACK, W.;NILSEN, J.;

Progesterone in Brain Aging and Alzheimer's Disease

8/15/2006

5/31/2011

$3115260.00

National Institute on Aging

BURCKART, GILBERT J.

Optimizing Outcome After Pediatric Heart Transplantation

2/15/2004

1/31/2009

$201323.00

University of Pittsburgh

CADENAS, ENRIQUE

Oxidative Stress, Mitochondrial Dysfunction, and Aging

4/1/1999

5/31/2010

$976428.00

National Institute on Aging

CADENAS, ENRIQUE

Oxygen Radicals in Biology GRC 2008

7/1/2007

6/30/2008

$5000.00

UC Berkeley - Tobacco-Related Disease Research Program

DAVIES, DARYL L.

Important Sites of Ethanol Action in Purinergic (P2X) Receptors

9/1/2007

8/31/2010

$40972.00

National Institute of Alcohol Abuse and Alcoholism

DAVIES, DARYL L.; ALKANA, RONALD L.

Pressure-Based Pharmacological Alcoholism Treatments

5/1/2003

4/30/2008

$487500.00

National Institute of Alcohol Abuse and Alcoholism

DOCTOR, JASON N.

Detecting Errors in Blood Labs Using Bayesian Networks

6/1/2007

5/31/2009

$260656.00

National Library of Medicine

GOAD, JEFFERY A.; OHNSON, KATHLEEN A.

Partners in D - Medicare Outreach Program (MedOP): Training Pharmacists as Patient Advocates

3/1/2007

3/31/2010

$13889.00

University of California, San Francisco

HAMM-ALVAREZ, SARAH

Modulation of Tear Protein Secretion in the Lacrimal Gland

7/1/2007

12/1/2007

$2000.00

Sjogren's Syndrome Foundation

HAMM-ALVAREZ, SARAH

Analysis of drug action on functional and organizational parameters of secretory vesicle exocytosis in licarimal gland acinar cells

7/1/2007

6/30/2008

$76694.00

Alcon Research, Ltd.

HAMM-ALVAREZ, SARAH

Ad5 Fiber Entry and Trafficking in Lacrimal Acini

4/3/2006

3/31/2011

$783972.00

National Eye Institute

HAMM-ALVAREZ, SARAH; OKAMOTO, CURTIS

Trafficking of PlgRin Lacrimal Gland

8/1/2006

6/30/2011

$601796.00

National Eye Institute

HAMM-ALVAREZ,S.;MIRCHEFF,A.;SCHECHTER,J.YANG,A.;

Microtubule-Based Transport in Lacrimal Gland Function

7/1/1996

3/31/2009

$1424596.00

National Eye Institute

HWANG, JULIANA Y.

Effects of Progesterone and Progestin on MMP: Implications for Plaque Rapture

10/2/2006

10/1/2009

$20200.00

Columbia Labs, Inc.

JOHNSON, KATHLEEN A.

Implementation of Pharmacist Clinical Services to Improve Health Outcomes of Asthmatic Children in Orange County

7/1/2004

4/1/2008

$452475.00

Unihealth Foundation

JOHNSON, KATHLEEN A.

HUGS Cost of Hemophilia Study

7/1/2004

6/30/2008

$605000.00

HUGS-V Various Pharmaceutical Companies

JOHNSON, KATHLEEN A.

Expansion of Pharmacist Services in QueensCare Community Clinics

5/1/2006

4/30/2009

$737576.00

QueensCare Foundation

JOHNSON, KATHLEEN A.

Student Pharmacist Volunteer Program in Clinics for Medically Underserved Patients (SHARE Program)

1/1/2004

12/31/2007

$29200.00

Merck Company Foundation

LOUIE, STAN G.

Prediction of patients with increased risk of renal insufficiency using pharmacokinetics and pharmacogenomics analysis

5/15/2007

4/30/2009

$76927.50

Glaxo, Inc.

LOUIE, STAN G.

CCTG 584: Viral Dynamics and Pharmacokinetics of TDF and ABC Monotherapy versus the combination therapy of TDF -ABC in HIV Infected Nave Patients

11/15/2004

6/30/2008

$16531.20

University of California, San Diego

LOUIE, STAN G.; AN, HAEJUNG

Randomized, parallel-Group, Placebo-Controlled Clinical Trial Evaluating the Safety and Tolerance of NorLeu3-Angiotensin II (1-7)(USB001) Following Daily Applications to Intact Skin Sites

7/1/2007

9/1/2008

$20000.00

US BioTest

MC COMBS, JEFFREY S.

Impact of Atypical Antipsychotics on Patient Outcomes and Treatment Costs for Patients with Schizophrenia and Bipolar Disorders

12/6/2006

12/31/2007

$95000.00

Bristol-Myers Squibb Company

MC COMBS, JEFFREY S.

Pharmacoeconomics Graduate Fellowship

7/1/2004

8/1/2008

$218020.00

Eli Lilly & Company

NEAMATI, N.; DUBEAU, L.; CONTI, P.

Preclinical Development of SC144, the First Small-Molecule Inducer of IL24

9/1/2007

10/1/2010

$815000.00

U.S. Army Medical Research and Materiel Command

NEAMATI, NOURI

Preclinical Development of SC14 in Metastatic Colon Cancer

7/1/2006

6/30/2008

$250000.00

American Association for Cancer Research-Gertrude

NEAMATI, NOURI

Preclinical Development of SC21 in Lung Cancer

7/1/2006

6/30/2008

$100000.00

American Lung Association, New York

NEAMATI, NOURI

Design of Second Generation HIV-1 Integrase Inhibitors

7/1/2006

6/30/2008

$88000.00

Campbell Foundation

NEAMATI, NOURI; DUBEAU, LOUIS

Integrin avb3 targeted drug design, delivery, and imaging

9/30/2007

7/31/2012

$229798.00

National Cancer Institute

NICHOL, MICHAEL B.

Healthy Employee Adherence Research Trial (Heart)

1/10/2007

1/31/2008

$102482.00

Pfizer, Inc.

NICHOL, MICHAEL B.

VOM Project

11/27/2006

11/30/2007

$33937.50

GlaxoSmithKline

NICHOL, MICHAEL B.

Evaluating Medication Compliance in a CareMark Managed Care Population

7/24/2006

12/31/2007

$71250.00

GlaxoSmithKline

NICHOL, MICHAEL B.

Evaluation of Pitney Bowes Predictive Modeling Approach

3/10/2006

2/1/2008

$85000.00

Pfizer, Inc.

NICHOL, MICHAEL B.

A Simulation Model for Employer Health Benefit Decision Making: Funding Prospectus for Phase I

6/1/2006

11/15/2007

$100000.00

Benefit Design Institute

SHEN, WEI-CHIANG

Membrane Transduction Peptides for Drug Delivery

9/1/2005

8/31/2009

$783523.00

National Institute of General Medical Sciences

SHEN, WEI-CHIANG

Recombinant Transferrin-Human Growth Hormone Fusion Protein for Oral Drug Delivery

11/14/2005

5/3/2008

$247463.00

Pfizer, Inc.

SHEN, WEI-CHIANG; HAWORTH, IAN S.

Transferrin Conjugates for Oral Protein Drug Delivery

4/1/2002

3/31/2011

$260800.00

National Institute of General Medical Sciences

SHIH, JEAN C.; CHEN, KEVIN

Two Types of Monoamine Oxidase

9/1/1985

3/31/2008

$2467876.30

National Institute of Mental Health

SHIH, JEAN C; CHEN, KEVIN.

The Transcriptional Regulation of Monoamine Oxidase A

8/1/2004

6/30/2009

$1421159.00

National Institute of Mental Health

SOHAL, RAJINDAR

Mechanisms of Cognitive Decline During Aging - Project 1

9/30/2003

8/31/2008

$500147.00

University of North Texas Fort Worth

SOHAL, RAJINDAR

Glutathione, Oxidative Stress, and Aging

1/1/2001

3/31/2011

$322361.00

Southern Methodist University

SOHAL, RAJINDAR

Dietary Modulation of Cellular Oxidative Stress in Aging

4/1/1996

7/31/2008

$2122754.57

National Institute on Aging

SOHAL, RAJINDAR

Cellular Aging and Oxygen Free Radicals

8/1/1988

3/31/2012

$338420.00

National Institute on Aging

STILES, BANGYAN L

The Role of Pten in B-CellRegeneration through Epithelial-Mesenchymal Transition

7/1/2007

6/30/2009

$163000.00

National Institute of Diabetes & Digestive & Kidney Diseases

VANDERVEEN, RANDALL L.

Health Professions Student Loan (HPSL)

7/1/2007

6/30/2008

$23843.00

Bureau of Health Professions

VANDERVEEN, RANDALL L.

Scholarships for Disadvantaged Students (SDS)

7/1/2005

6/30/2008

$650000.00

Health Resources & Services Administration

WANG, CLAY CHIA CHUN

Biomechanism Based Drug Design in Escherichia Coli

1/1/2006

12/31/2009

$720000.00

American Cancer Society, Inc.

WANG, CLAY CHIA CHUN

Platforms for nonribosomal peptide manipulation

9/23/2005

7/31/2008

$834266.00

National Institute of General Medical Sciences

WOLF, WALTER

Establishment and Operation of the Multidisciplinary Advisory Council for Noninvasive Imaging Studies (MACNIS)

9/6/2007

9/5/2008

$10000.00

Food and Drug Administration

WOLF, WALTER

Pharmacokinetic/Pharmacodynamic (PK/PD) Study of the Effect of Gleevec on Tumor Vascularity and on Gemcitabbine Uptake Using Non-Invasic MRI/MRS

1/1/2005

12/31/2010

$95839.20

Novartis Pharmaceuticals Corporation

WONG-BERINGER, ANNIE

Impact of Fluoroquinolone Resistance on Pseudomonas Virulence and Patient Outcome

7/1/2006

12/30/2007

$30000.00

American College of Clinical Pharmacy

WONG-BERINGER, ANNIE

Prevalence of Panton-Valentine Leukocidin-Producing MRSA among Hospitalized Patients and Implications on Therapy

3/14/2007

4/1/2009

$56250.00

Pfizer, Inc.