New NIH Grants Relating to HHV-6

In News by Kristin Loomis

(This list excludes intramural grants as well as multi-year grants such as those to University of Massachusetts, Fred Hutch/University of Washington.)

Development of a sample-to-answer sequencing pipeline for detection of viral infections and co-infections in immunocompromised transplant patients
Meredith Lauren Carpenter, Arc Bio, LLC, Cambridge, MA, United States

Integrated understanding of complex viral network biology in Alzheimer’s Disease
Dudley, Joel Thomas, Ehrlich, Michelle E., Gandy, Samuel E.
Icahn School of Medicine at Mount Sinai, New York, NY, United States

Development of a Multi-Virus, Whole Genome Sequencing Platform for Post-Transplantation Virus Characterization
Pinsky, Benjamin, Stanford University, Stanford, CA, United States

New animal model to study the impact of latent human herpesvius 6 (HHV6) infection on the remyelination process
Mayer-Proschel, Margot, University of Rochester, Rochester, NY, United States

Mechanistic Approaches to Inhibition of Emerging DNA Viruses
McKenna, Charles E. Prichard, Mark Neal, University of Southern California, Los Angeles, CA, United States

Innate Recognition of Human Herpesviruses
Damania, Blossom A., University of North Carolina Chapel Hill, Chapel Hill, NC, United States

Specificity, Phenotype and Function of Pancreatic CD8 T Cells in Human Type 1 Diabetes
Von Herrath, Matthias G., La Jolla Institute, La Jolla, CA, United States

Function and mechanism of U21 in the Roseoloviruses
Amy Hudson, Medical College of Wisconsin