Pilot Projects 2015-2019

  • miRNA Biomarkers of Cisplatin Nephrotoxicity in Genetically Sensitive Subjects.  Pilot Project Awardee:  Alison Hege Harrill, Ph.D., Department of Environmental and Occupational Health, College of Medicine.
  • Effects of Methotrexate and Cytosine arabinoside on Cognition. Pilot Project Awardee:  Antino Recio Allen, Ph.D., Department of Physiology and Biophysics, College of Medicine.
  • Prevention of Doxorubicin Cardiomyopathy in Cancer Treatment.Pilot Project Awardee:  Sharda Prakash Singh, Ph.D., Department of Toxicology/Pharm, College of Medicine.
  • Kinase Dysregulation and Impact on Radiotherapy Resistance: Development of Molecular Tools to Normalize Kinase Signaling. Pilot Project Awardee: Brendan Frett, Ph.D., Department of Pharmaceutical Sciences, The College of Pharmacy.
  • Photobiomodulation of Neuronal Mitochondria for the Treatment of Radiation-Induced Cognitive Dysfunction, Pilot Project Awardee: Analiz Rodriguez, M.D., Ph.D., Department of Neurosurgery.