Faculty Grants Posts

June 12, 2020

Doris Wagner recently received an NSF Plant Genome Research Program Grant to examine whether there are different modes of Polycomb recruitment in plants with small as opposed to large genomes….

Irfan Asangani received an NIH R01 grant for research on the Role of MED1 in the AR-dependent transcription in advanced prostate cancer. Congratulations!

April 30, 2020

Golnaz Vahedi, along with Jorge Henao-Meija and Sarah Henrickson, received a Chan Zuckerberg Initiative grant for their proposal “Understanding Inflammation’s Role in Childhood Obesity.” Read more here. Congratulations!

February 20, 2020

Congratulations to the Sarma lab for receiving a grant from the Simons Foundation for Autism Research!

February 20, 2020

Congratulations to the Sarma lab for receiving a grant from the Margaret Q Landenberger Research Foundation!

February 3, 2020

Congratulations to the Sarma lab for receiving a grant from the WW Smith Charitable Trust!

Congratulations to the Wellen, Asangani, and Marmorstein labs for being awarded an AFCRI Discovery Pilot Grant for a collaborative project called “Probing the metabolism-epigenetics link as a therapeutic target in…

October 7, 2019

Montserrat Anguera has received a grant from the Lupus Research Alliance for her proposal “Targeting the inactive X for correcting dosage imbalances in lupus.” Congratulations Montserrat!

October 7, 2019

Brian Capell was awarded a grant from the Penn Abramson Cancer Center Head and Neck Cancer Center. Congratulations Brian!

September 3, 2019

The collaboration between the Vahedi lab and Dr. Joe Fraietta was funded by the Abramson Cancer Center and Institute for Biomedical Informatics for the application titled “Single-cell mapping of the…