2014 Awarded Seed Projects

  • Develop a CRISPR-based approach to discover cell type-specific effects of a risk variant for bipolar disorder.
  • Determine if the presence of the cytomegalovirus is associated with cancer stem cells.

2013 Awarded Seed Projects

  • Exploring the Effect of Bacterial Regulatory RNAs on Cellular Transcriptome – a possible RNA mediated communication system between gut microbiome and host.
  • Defining Epigenomic Regulators of Chromatin State in vivo.
  • Technology: Rapid Determination of DNA Repeat Sizes.
  • Multiparameter Analysis Technology for Individual Stem Cells and Cancer Cells.
  • Education (LINK) seed project – Developing a Concept Map for Systems Biology Undergraduate Education.