Advancing the health and well-being of animals and people

Awards, February 2017


Jonathan Cheetham/Lawrence Bonassar
Research Grant-Weill Cornell Medicine (WCM)
In Vivo Cell Based Annular Repair in a Rat/Sheep Model Using High-Density Collagen Gels

Charles Danko  (New)
Research Grant-NIH-National Human Genome Research Institute (NHGRI)
Mapping RNA Polymerase in Tissue Samples with ChRO-seq

François Elvinger
Public Service/Extension-New York State Department of Agriculture and Markets
Avian Influenza Surveillance Testing LPAI FY 16-17

Robert Goggs  (New)
Research Grant-Texas A&M AgriLife Research/Centers for Disease Control and Prevention
Antibiotic Use, Resistance, and Stewardship in Veterinary Practice for Domain 8

Paolo Moroni/Daryl Nydam
Research Grant-Safeguard Biosystems Holdings Ltd.
Microarray Development

Hélène Marquis  (New)
Research Grant-University of Maryland College Park (USDA/NIFA)
Development of a Phage-based Diagnostic Test for the Rapid Detection of Pathogenic Vibrio Species in Bivalves

Colin Parrish
Research Grant
-Mount Sinai School of Medicine (NIH-NIAID)
NIAID Centers of Excellence for Influenza Research and Surveillance

Santiago Peralta  (New)
Research Grant
-Foundation for Veterinary Dentistry
Identification of Targetable Activating Mutations in Canine Acanthomatous Ameloblastoma

Kristy Richards   (New)
Research Grant-Cornell Joan and Sanford I. Weill Medical College (The Leukemia & Lymphoma Society)
Targeting Unmet Clinical Needs for B-Cell Lymphomas

Kristy Richards  (New)
Research Grant-Roswell Park Cancer Institute (NIH-NIAID)
Immunogenic Mutational Load Analysis for Adoptive T Cell Therapy in Canine B-cell Lymphoma

Brian Rudd
Research Grant-NIH–National Institute of Allergy and Infectious Diseases (NIAID)
Mechanisms Limiting Neonatal Immunity

Brian Rudd
Research Grant-NIH-National Institute of Allergy and Infectious Diseases (NIAID)
Regulation of Neonatal Immunity by LET-7/LIN28

Gerlinde Van de Walle
Research Grant-Rockefeller University (USDA-NIFA)
Characterization of Recently Discovered Liver-tropic Viruses in Horses

Bettina Wagner
Research Grant-Boehringer Ingelheim Vetmedica GmbH
Reactivity of Serum Sample from Allergic Horses in the US with Allergens Derived from European Culicoides Midges


Dorothy Ainsworth
Research Grant-NIH-National Institute of Environmental Health Sciences (NIEHS)
The Horse as a Sentinel for Human Reproductive and Neurodevelopmental Disorders Associated with Environmental Chemical Exposures

Jordyn Boesch/Joseph Wakshlag  (New)
Research Grant-A and C Laboratories
Oral Cannabadiol and Treatment of Chronic Osteoarthritis Pain in Dogs

Yung-Fu Chang  (New)
Research Grant-Weill Cornell Medicine (NIH/NCI)
Anti-Fusobacterium Nucleatum Vaccine for Colorectal Cancer

Yung-Fu Chang/Thomas Divers  (New)
Research Grant-Zoetis
Exposure of Horses to Leptospira interrogans serovars Bratislava, Assessment of Post Exposure Parameters, Colonization of Tissues and Evaluation of Post Challenge Pathology

Lisa Fortier
Research Grant-Cornell Weill Medicine (NIH/NCATS)
Therapeutic Targeting of Mitochrondria to Prevent Osteoarthritis

Hussni Mohammed
Research Grant-Harry M. Zweig Memorial Fund for Equine Research
Factors Associated to Musculoskeletal Injuries and Catastrophic Events in Racing Horses

Santiago Peralta  (New)
Research Grant-University of California Davis/The Winn Feline Foundation
A Multicenter Clinical Trial using Autologous Adipose-Derived Mesenchymal Stem Cell Therapy for Cats with Chronic, Non-Responsive Gingivostomatitis

John Schimenti  (New)
Research Grant-NIH-National Institute of Child Health & Human Development (NICHD)
Gender Bias in Mammalian DNA Replication During Development

Bettina Wagner
Research Grant-Harry M. Zweig Memorial Fund for Equine Research
Effects of Equine Herpesvirus (EHV) Vaccination Frequency on Host Immunity to EHV-1

Bettina Wagner
Research Grant-United States Icelandic Horse Congress Inc. (USIHC)
Normal Blood Values of Icelandic Horses

Gary Whittaker
Research Grant-Morris Animal Foundation
FIPV Spike Mutations Affecting Monocyte/Macrophage Tropism

Gary Whittaker  (New)
Research Grant-The Winn Feline Foundation
Structure-Based Design of a Novel Subunit Immunogen for Development as a Feline Infectious Peritonitis (FIP) Vaccine