Funded Research


Status Principal Investigator(s) Center(s) Funding Mechanism Title Year of Award
Active
380
Ana Maria Arbelaez, Christopher Smyser
Center for Metabolism and Immunity Interdisciplinary Research Initiative Effects of Childhood Malnutrition on Brain Development 2016 $150,000
Active
331
Ying Chen
Center for Metabolism and Immunity Faculty Recruitment/Scholar Award Podocyte Endoplasmic Reticulum Stress In Hereditary Nephrotic Syndromes 2013 $300,000
Active
403
Regina Clemens
Center for Metabolism and Immunity Faculty Recruitment/Scholar Award The Molecular Regulation of Neutrophil Calcium Signaling in Acute Lung Injury 2017 $300,000
Active
357
Brian DeBosch, Paul Hruz
Center for Metabolism and Immunity Interdisciplinary Research Initiative Prevention and Treatment of Hepatic Steatosis Throught Selective Targeting of GLUT8 2017 $450,000
Active
357
Brian DeBosch
Center for Metabolism and Immunity Faculty Recruitment/Scholar Award Role of Enterocyte Glut9 in Intestinal Urate Handling and Energy Homeostasis 2014 $300,000
Active
379
Abhinav Diwan
Center for Metabolism and Immunity Interdisciplinary Research Initiative Metabolomics-guided Therapies for Lysosome Storage Disease 2016 $200,000
Active
404
Misty Good
Center for Metabolism and Immunity Faculty Recruitment/Scholar Award Modulating the Intestinal Immune Response in the Pathogenesis of Necrotizing Enterocolitis 2017 $300,000
Active
301
Lori Holtz
Center for Metabolism and Immunity Faculty Recruitment/Scholar Award Defining the Role of Viruses in Environmental Enteropathy 2013 $300,000
Active
407
Clifford Luke, Stephen Pak
Center for Metabolism and Immunity Interdisciplinary Research Initiative High Content Drug Screens for the Prevention of Necrotizing Enterocolitis 2017 $300,000
Active
408
Jonathan Miner, Robyn Klein
Center for Metabolism and Immunity Interdisciplinary Research Initiative Neurodevelomental Implications of Congenital Zika Virus Infection 2017 $450,000
Active
382
Samantha Morris
Center for Metabolism and Immunity Interdisciplinary Research Initiative Reprogramming Colon to Small Bowel as a Therapy for Short Bowel Syndrome 2016 $150,000
Active
367
Rodney Newberry, Phillip I. Tarr, Barbara B. Warner, Avraham Beigelman
Center for Metabolism and Immunity Interdisciplinary Research Initiative Environmental Exposures In Early Life And The Risk For Food Allergy In Children 2015 $450,000
Active
244
David Rudnick, Stephen Pak
Center for Metabolism and Immunity Interdisciplinary Research Initiative Discovering Novel Therapeutic Interventions for Alpha-1-antirypsin Deficiency Liver Disease 2017 $300,000
Active
405
Brigida Rusconi
Center for Metabolism and Immunity Postdoctoral Fellowship Metabolomic and Experimental Investigation of Host Lipids in Necrotizing Enterocolitis Onset 2017 $60,000
Active
406
Kristin Seiler
Center for Metabolism and Immunity Postdoctoral Fellowship Development of Patient-derived Small Intestine "Organ-on-Chip" Microfluidic Devices 2017 $60,000
Active
356
Indi Trehan, Mark Manary
Center for Metabolism and Immunity Large-Scale Interdisciplinary Research Initiative Optimizing Therapeutic Foods for Neurocognitive Development in Malnourished Children 2016 $467,811
Active
356
Indi Trehan
Center for Metabolism and Immunity Faculty Recruitment/Scholar Award Innovative Interventions for Improving Childhood Growth and Environmental Enteropathy 2014 $300,000
Active
255
Barbara B. Warner
Center for Metabolism and Immunity Interdisciplinary Research Initiative Impact Of Childhood Intestinal Microbial Maturity On Nutritional Status And Immunity 2015 $450,000
Completed
197
Sun Young Ahn
Center for Metabolism and Immunity Interdisciplinary Research Initiative The Role of DLG1 and CASK in Urogenital Development 2011 $450,000
Completed
277
Robert H. Baloh
Center for Metabolism and Immunity Faculty Recruitment/Scholar Award Mechanisms of Genetic Neuromuscular Disease 2008 $250,000
Completed
201
Thomas Baranski, Michael Brent
Center for Metabolism and Immunity Interdisciplinary Research Initiative Unraveling Transcriptional Networks in Type 2-Diabetes Mellitus Induced by High Sugar Diets 2010 $300,000
Completed
163
Yehuda Ben-Shahar
Center for Metabolism and Immunity Interdisciplinary Research Initiative The Role of Divalent Metal Cation Homeostasis in Obesity 2009 $300,000
Completed
207
Megan Cooper
Center for Metabolism and Immunity Faculty Recruitment/Scholar Award Innate Immune Memory 2010 $300,000
Completed
207
Megan Cooper
Center for Metabolism and Immunity Interdisciplinary Research Initiative Investigation of Somatic Defects in Patients with Autoimmune Diseases 2012 $450,000
Completed
208
Philip Cryer
Center for Metabolism and Immunity Interdisciplinary Research Initiative Neuronal Activation in Exercise-Induced Hypoglycemia Associated Autonomic Failure 2009 $200,000
Completed
128
Gautam Dantas
Center for Metabolism and Immunity Interdisciplinary Research Initiative Functional Characterization of Antibiotic Resistance Reservoirs in Development Pediatric Microbiomes 2011 $450,000
Completed
304
Dennis Dietzen
Center for Metabolism and Immunity Interdisciplinary Research Initiative Integration of the Ketogenic-ketolytic Axis with Metabolic Homeostasis in Newborn Period and Beyond 2013 $450,000
Completed
209
Matthew B. Dobbs
Center for Metabolism and Immunity Educational Initiative The Genetic Basis of Musculoskeletal Birth Defects 2007 $10,000
Completed
129
Joseph Dougherty
Center for Metabolism and Immunity Interdisciplinary Research Initiative Building Tools for Regenerative Medicine to Specify and Pattern Pluripotent Neural Crest Cells 2013 $450,000
Completed
210
Roberta Faccio, Deborah Novack
Center for Metabolism and Immunity Interdisciplinary Research Initiative Novel Integrin/PLCgamma2/NF-kB Pathway in Neutrophils During Arthritis 2009 $200,000
Completed
212
Simon Fisher
Center for Metabolism and Immunity Interdisciplinary Research Initiative Preventing Death Due to Severe Hypoglycemia 2012 $150,000
Completed
213
Stephanie Fritz
Center for Metabolism and Immunity Faculty Recruitment/Scholar Award Epidemiology and Prevention of Staphylococcal Coloniation, Infection, and Transmission 2012 $300,000
Completed
214
Matthew I. Goldsmith, Christina Gurnett
Center for Metabolism and Immunity Interdisciplinary Research Initiative Genetic Studies of Scoliosis in Humans and Zebrafish 2012 $450,000
Completed
40
Ryan Gray
Center for Metabolism and Immunity Postdoctoral Fellowship Molecular Function of the Leviathan Zebrafish Gene in the Development of the Musculoskeletal System 2011 $60,000
Completed
174
Christina Gurnett
Center for Metabolism and Immunity Faculty Recruitment/Scholar Award Genetic Etiology of Musculoskeletal Diseases 2007 $200,000
Completed
46
Paul Hruz, Katherine Henzler-Wildman
Center for Metabolism and Immunity Interdisciplinary Research Initiative Solution-state Nmr Structure and Dynamics of Facilitative Glucose Transport Proteins 2012 $450,000
Completed
221
Sanjay Jain
Center for Metabolism and Immunity Interdisciplinary Research Initiative Mechanisms and Genetics of Congenital Urogenital Anomalies 2009 $300,000
Completed
223
Megan Killian
Center for Metabolism and Immunity Postdoctoral Fellowship The Role of Scleraxis on the Development of the Tendon and its Attachment to Bone 2013 $60,000
Completed
226
Deborah Lenschow
Center for Metabolism and Immunity Interdisciplinary Research Initiative Characterization of Altered Neonatal Responses to Viral Infection 2010 $450,000
Completed
230
Fanxin Long
Center for Metabolism and Immunity Interdisciplinary Research Initiative Mechanism for SHOX Proteins to Regulate Skeletal Growth 2008 $200,000
Completed
320
Mark Manary
Center for Metabolism and Immunity Large-Scale Interdisciplinary Research Initiative Understanding and Ameliorating Environmental Enteropathy 2013 $699,457
Completed
233
Audrey McAlinden
Center for Metabolism and Immunity Interdisciplinary Research Initiative Identification of Novel and Differentially-expressed Non-coding Rnas During Human Limb Development 2013 $149,936
Completed
233
Audrey McAlinden
Center for Metabolism and Immunity Interdisciplinary Research Initiative Identification of Novel and Differentially-Expressed Non-coding RNAs during Human Limb Development 2011 $285,209
Completed
181
Celeste Morley
Center for Metabolism and Immunity Faculty Recruitment/Scholar Award Cytoskeletal Regulation of Immune Function 2010 $300,000
Completed
4
Audrey Odom
Center for Metabolism and Immunity Faculty Recruitment/Scholar Award Isoprenoid Biosynthesis as a Drug Target for Plasmodium Falciparum Malaria 2009 $300,000
Completed
4
Audrey Odom, Baranidharan Raman
Center for Metabolism and Immunity Interdisciplinary Research Initiative Towards Noninvasive Diagnosis Of Malaria Infection Through Exhaled Breath Analysis 2014 $449,233
Completed
240
Alexander Paciorkowski
Center for Metabolism and Immunity Postdoctoral Fellowship Infantile Spasms Registry and Genetic Studies 2010 $60,000
Completed
244
David Rudnick
Center for Metabolism and Immunity Interdisciplinary Research Initiative Experimental Analyses of the Metabolic Regulation of Liver Regeneration 2011 $450,000
Completed
246
Scott Saunders
Center for Metabolism and Immunity Interdisciplinary Research Initiative Heparan Sulfate: Simultaneous Modulators of Both Synergistic and Antagonistic Growth Factor Signaling in Bone Development 2009 $450,000
Completed
246
Scott Saunders, David Ornitz, Brad Warner
Center for Metabolism and Immunity Interdisciplinary Research Initiative Growth Factor Signaling Pathways Regulating Development Of The Small Intestine 2014 $450,000
Completed
392
Sudhir Singh
Center for Metabolism and Immunity Postdoctoral Fellowship Podocyte Endoplasmic Reticulum Stress as a Therapeutic Target in Hereditary Nephrotic Syndrome 2016 $60,000
Completed
251
William Smart, Eric Leuthardt
Center for Metabolism and Immunity Interdisciplinary Research Initiative Control of a Robotic Hand Prosthesis using Cortical Signals 2008 $200,000
Completed
83
Michelle Smith
Center for Metabolism and Immunity Postdoctoral Fellowship Metagenomic Studies of Human Gut Microbiota/Microbiome in Gnotobiotic Mouse Models of Malnutrition 2010 $60,000
Completed
156
R. Reid Townsend
Center for Metabolism and Immunity Core Large Initiative An Advanced Mass Spectrometric Platform for Comparative Clinical Proteomics 2008 $150,000
Completed
255
Barbara B. Warner
Center for Metabolism and Immunity Interdisciplinary Research Initiative The St. Louis Neonatal Gut Microbiome Initiative 2009 $450,000
Completed
255
Barbara B. Warner
Center for Metabolism and Immunity Interdisciplinary Research Initiative The St. Louis Neonatal Gut Microbiome Initiative 2011 $300,000
Completed
261
Monita Wilson
Center for Metabolism and Immunity Interdisciplinary Research Initiative A Mouse Model Linking Aberrant Inositol Cycling to Neural Tube Defects 2009 $300,000
Completed
283
Lijuan Zhang
Center for Metabolism and Immunity Interdisciplinary Research Initiative Proteoglycan Regulation of Bone Growth and Development. 2007 $200,000