CIA Name

Funding Body

Title

Value

Derik Steyn RBWH MEND MND $43,000
Julia Pagan Brain Foundation Mechanisms to augment mitophagy in Parkinson's disease $24,500
Peter Noakes Brain Foundation Molecular analyses of pre-synaptic compartments in diseased human and mouse brains $24,500
Trent Woodruff Children's hospital foundation Eph receptor blockade to prevent and repair endothelial damage in systemic inflammation $199,878
John Lee MNDRIA Innovator Investigating the therapeutic inhibition of CXCR2 as a disease modifying treatment for motor neurone disease $100,000
Derik Steyn MNDRIA Innovator Tipping the Scales on MND: Preclinical testing of a compound with multiple actions to slow disease progression in MND $100,000
Trent Woodruff MNDRIA Innovator Transcriptomic and Functional Evaluation of Immune-Activated Monocytes in MND $100,000
Oliver Rawashdeh NHMRC Ideas 20 The clock as a therapeutic target to improve sleep quality and circadian dysfunction in Parkinson's disease: fighting neurodegeneration by treating chronodegeneration. $890,837
Julia Pagan NHMRC Ideas 20 Inhibition of mitophagy by ubiquitin-mediated proteolysis $569,750
Peter Noakes NHMRC Ideas 20 Understanding neuromuscular synaptic loss in Motor Neuron Disease $416,210
Karin Borges NHMRC Ideas 20  Altered glycogen metabolism in epilepsy $634,603
Jo Bowles ARC DP20 How do mammalian germ cells transition from mitosis to meiosis? $505,000
Mel Reichelt ARC DP20 Understanding how an old heart gets stiff $440,000
Ethan Scott ARC DP20 Neural circuits for visual escape behaviour in zebrafish $465,000
Brad Launikonis ARC DP20 Sarcoplasmic reticulum-mitochondrial functional interactions in muscle $508,000
Oliver Rawashdeh Michael J. Fox Validation of Period1 as a therapeutic target to improve sleep and circadian dysfunction in Parkinson’s disease $214,184
Brad Launikonis Jain Foundation Ca2+ handling and tubular (t-) system function in dysferlinopathy $202,780
Cassy Spiller The Kids' Cancer Project Development of a non-invasive diagnostic and prognostic assay for adolescent testicular cancer $50,000
Ethan Scott Simons Foundation Autism Research Initiative (SFARI) Brain-wide mapping of sensory circuitry in zebrafish models of autism spectrum disorder $1,267,455

James Cuffe

Allen Foundation 2019

Understanding the relationship between Vitamin B12 deficiency in pregnancy and gestational diabetes mellitus

  $96,591

Brad Launikonis

AFM-Telethon Research Grant

Junctional membrane calcium dynamics in skeletal muscle fibres with ryanodine receptor variants

  $65,101

Carley Kilpatrick

Sea World Research and Rescue Foundation

Finding the missing gestation site for grey nurse sharks in Queensland

  $23,540

Ethan Scott

ARC Discovery 2019

Neural Mechanisms of water flow perception

$490,000

Wally Thomas

ARC Discovery 2019

How tissues generate the peptide hormone angiotensin II

$445,000

Lizzie Coulson

NHMRC Project 2019

Mechanisms and consequences of cholinergic neuron degeneration in sleep apnoea

$932,284

Lisa Kaminskas

NHMRC Project 2019

Understanding the kinetics of nanomedicine clearance from healthy and diseased lungs

$624,722

Sean Millard

NHMRC Project 2019

Identifying conserved splicing mechanisms in vivo

$514,349

Dom Ng

NHMRC Project 2019

How defects in centrosome to microtubule attachment cause microcephaly

$580,788

Johan Rosengren

NHMRC Project 2019

Pharmacological modulation of the relaxin-3/RXFP3 neuropeptide system for controlling feeding

$689,187

Marc Ruitenberg

NHMRC Project 2019

Understanding the mechanism of action for intravenous immunoglobulin therapy in spinal cord injury

$605,363

Ethan Scott

NHMRC Project 2019

Brain-wide mapping of sensory perception and integration in a vertebrate model

$593,190

Sherry Wu

NHMRC Project 2019

Harnessing the immune system to battle ovarian cancer: A novel approach using naturally occurring exosomes

$535,078