Grants Awarded to CVM Faculty 2018

If you have received external or internal (U of M) research-related funding please complete this form to notify the CVM Research Office. We are striving to announce new awards in an effort to recognize the many research accomplishments of CVM faculty.  You may also use this form to contact the Research Office to request a correction of details concerning funding currently listed or to provide feedback.


MARCH 2019

Principal investigator: Sagar GoyalVPM
Title: Development of diagnostic strategies for porcine circovirus type 3 infections
Funding agency: Internal, Rapid Agricultural Response Fund
Amount: $159,892

Principal investigator: Peter LarsenVBS
T
itle: Rapid, next-generation diagnostics for chronic wasting disease
Funding agency: Internal, Rapid Agricultural Response Fund
Amount: $259,230

Principal investigator: Hihn Ly, VBS
Title: Development of a novel vaccine to protect turkeys from herorhagic enteritis virus infection
Funding agency: Internal, Rapid Agricultural Response Fund
Amount: $124,987

Principal investigators: Sunil Mor, VPM; Rob Porter, VPM
Title
: Re-emerging turkey arthritis reovirus in Minnesota turkeys: Comparative pathogenesis and development of control strategies
Funding agency: Internal, Rapid Agricultural Response Fund
Amount: $156,181

Principal investigator: Maria Pieters, VPM
Title: Increasing mycoplasma hyopneumoniae eradication success by investigating antimicrobial susceptibility
Funding agency: Internal, Rapid Agricultural Response Fund
Amount: $130,211

Principal investigator: Fabio Vannucci, VPM
Title
: Evaluation of biosecurity procedures to prevent indirect transmission of senecavirus A
Funding agency: Internal, Rapid Agricultural Response Fund
Amount: $98,919

Principal investigator: Sinisa Vidovic, VPM
Title
: Characterization of novel bacterial outer membrane proteins as vaccine targets to reduce or eliminate salmonella colonization in turkeys
Funding agency: Internal, Rapid Agricultural Response Fund
Amount: $131,232

Principal investigator: Ferenc Toth, VPM
Title
: In vitro and in vivo evaluation of induced pluripotent stem cell derived chondrocytes
Funding agency: Internal, Signature Research Program
Duration: 2 years
Amount: $197,617

Principal investigator: Bruce Walcheck, VBS
Title
: Utilizing natural killer (NK) cells and antibody engagers to target canine B-cell malignancies
Funding agency: Internal, Signature Research Program
Duration: 2 years
Amount: $200,000

Principal investigator:Jessica Lawrence, VCS
Title: Correlation of quantitative MRI features to histologic tumor heterogeneity in canine primary bone tumors: a pilot study
Funding agency: Internal, Signature Research Program
Duration: 1 year
Amount: $25,000

Principal investigator: Yinduo Ji, VBS
Title: Mechanism of action for novel antibacterial compound MZ-01
Funding agency: Internal, Signature Research Program
Duration: 2 years
Amount: $199,737

Principal investigator: Jennifer Granick, VCS
Title: Novel, essential, and scalable surveillance to track companion animal antibiotic use and resistance
Funding agency: Internal, Signature Research Program
Duration: 2 years
Amount: $175,371

Principal investigator: Cesar A Corzo, VPM
Title: Prevalence of porcine reproductive and respiratory syndrome (PRRS) virus and porcine epidemic diarrhea (PED) virus in barn pits during manure pumping and land application in Minnesota: a pilot study
Funding agency: Internal, Signature Research Program
Duration: 1 year
Amount: $23,656

Principal investigator: Dominic Travis, VPM
Title: Molecular evaluation of zoonotic tuberculosis and the role of livestock reservoirs in a pastoralist population in Kenya: a pilot study
Funding agency: Internal, Signature Research Program
Duration: 1 year
Amount: $25,000

Principal investigator: Scott Wells, VPM
Title: Reducing transmission of bovine leukemia virus in dairy cattle through application of novel diagnostic tests and phylodynamics
Funding agency: Internal, Signature Research Program
Duration: 2 years
Amount: $200,000

Principal investigators: Alex Primus, VPM; Noelle Noyes, VPM
Title: Microbial population dynamics of salmonid aquaculture, traditional versus recirculating aquaculture systems
Funding agency: Internal, Signature Research Program
Duration: 2 years
Amount: $200,000

Principal investigator: Luciano Caixeta, VPM
Title: Development of a multivariable uterine index at calving to predict the occurrence of metritis in dairy cows: a pilot study
Funding agency: Internal, Signature Research Program
Duration: 1 year
Amount: $24,632


FEBRUARY 2019

Principal InvestigatorLuciano Caixeta, VPM
Title: Development of a multivariable metabolic index using pre-partum metabolites to predict the occurrence of hyperketonemia during the subsequent lactation in Holstein dairy cows
Funding Agency: Ajinomoto Heartland LLC
Duration: 2/4/2019- 4/3/202
Amount: $183,886

Principal Investigator: Steven Friedenberg, VCS
Title: Immunological basis of autoimmune Addison’s disease in a novel canine model system
Funding Agency: NIH Office of the Director
Duration: 2/1/2019- 11/30/2019
Amount: $130,302

Principal Investigator: Peter Larsen, VBS
Title: Epigenetic biomarkers for the prediction of metabolic and inflammatory diseases of dairy cattle: pilot study
Funding Agency: Zoetis, Inc.
Duration: 2/1/2019- 1/31/2020
Amount: $117,388


JANUARY 2019

Principal Investigator: Mark Rutherford, associate dean for Graduate Studies 
Title: Increasing Multiculturalism in veterinary medicine: Peer mentoring and portfolio building
Funding Agency: USDA Nat’l Inst. of Food and Agriculture
Duration: 1/15/2019- 1/14/2024
Amount: $200,000

Principal Investigator: Sheila Torres, VCS
Title: Efficacy of a ceragenin-based cream to treat canine superficial pyoderma: A randomized double-blind placebo controlled clinical trial
Funding Agency: CSA Biotech
Duration: 1/15/2019- 1/14/2020
Amount: $50,730

Principal Investigator: Matthew Aliota, VBS
Title: Previous exposure to dengue as a risk factor for Zika during pregnancy
Funding Agency: NIH Nat’l Inst. of Allergy and Infect Dis
Duration: 1/1/2018- 12/31/2022
Amount: $629,055

Principal Investigator: Gerard Cramer, VPM
Title: Topical salicylic acid treatment of digital dermatitis in dairy cows: drug residues in milk and clinical efficacy
Funding Agency: North Dakota State University (American Association of Bovine Practitioners)
Duration: 1/1/2019- 12/31/2019
Amount: $2,250

Principal Investigator: John Collioster, VBS
Title: Role of brain-sympathetic-gut microbiome axis in hypertension
Funding Agency: American Heart Association, Inc
Duration: 1/1/2019- 12/31/2020
Amount: $154,000

Principal Investigator: James Mickelson, VBS
Title: Basis of exercise-induced border collie collapse
Funding Agency: AKC Canine Health Foundation
Duration: 1/1/2019- 12/31/2019
Amount: $56,456

Principal Investigator: Caroline Wood, VCS
Title: Clinician-scientist fellowship
Funding Agency: AKC Canine Health Foundation
Duration: 1/1/2019- 12/31/2019
Amount: $12,000


DECEMBER 2018

Principal Investigator: Timothy Johnson, VBS
Title: Assessment of host-specific probiotics for their ability to enhance performance in commercial turkeys
Funding Agency: Church and Dwight Co., Inc.
Duration: 12/21/2018- 12/21/2020
Amount: $80,057

Principal Investigator: Luciano Caixeta, VPM
Title: Effect of different topical creme formulations on horn bud wound healing following cautery disbudding in dairy calves
Funding Agency: Zinpro Corporation
Duration: 12/1/2018- 11/30/2019
Amount: $14,030

Principal Investigator: Maria Pieters, VDL
Title: Effect of Tulathromycin on Mycoplasma hyopneumoniae detection and infectious potential
Funding Agency: Zoetis, Inc.
Duration: 12/1/2018- 11/30/2019
Amount: $137,416

Principal InvestigatorAlex Primus, VPM
Title: Comprehensive outreach and training program to expand development of NCR aquaculture
Funding Agency: Iowa State University (USDA NIFA Prime)
Duration: 12/1/2018- 6/30/2019
Amount: $57,770


NOVEMBER 2018

Principal InvestigatorNoelle Noyes, VPM
Title: Developing computational methods for surveillance of antimicrobial resistant agents
Funding Agency: University of Florida (NIH Prime)
Duration: 11/26/2018- 10/31/2019
Amount: $581,595

Principal InvestigatorAndres Perez, VPM
Title: Risk for introduction of ASFv into the US through prohibited swine products carried by passengers
Funding Agency: Swine Health Information Center, Inc.
Duration: 11/15/2018- 6/14/2019
Amount: $9,997

Principal Investigator: Pam Skinner, VBS 
Title: Targeting virus-specific CAR T cells to lymphoid follicles to achieve durable HIV suppression
Funding Agency: NIH Nat’l Inst. of Allergy and Infect Disease
Duration: 11/13/2018- 10/31/2023
Amount: $3,620,245

Principal InvestigatorSunil Kumar Mor, VPM
Title: Assessing within-herd PRRS variability and its impact on production parameters
Funding Agency: The Ohio State University (National Pork Board)
Duration: 11/1/2018- 10/31/2018
Amount: $68,211

Principal InvestigatorCesar A Corzo, VPM
Title: Developing the Morrison Swine Health Monitoring Project (SHMP) to build capacity and enable the Swine Health Information Center
Funding Agency: Swine Health Information Center, Inc.
Duration: 11/1/2018- 10/31/2019
Amount: $199,390


OCTOBER 2018

Principal Investigator: Fabio Vannucci, VPM
Title: Characterization of the local and systemic immune response to Lawsonia intracellularis infction after oral and injectable vaccination
Funding Agency: Boehringer Ingelheim Vetmedica, Inc
Duration: 10/1/2018-9/30/2019
Amount: $65,318

Principal Investigator: Montserrat Torremorell, VPM
Title: Using genomic tools to link PRRSV quasispecies to disease severity in pigs infected with contemporary virulence islates.
Funding Agency: National Pork Board
Duration: 10/1/2018-9/30/2019
Amount: $49,969


 SEPTEMBER 2018

Principal Investigator: Fabio Vannucci, VPM
Title:

Funding Agency: 
National Pork Board 
Duration: 
9/1/2018-8/31/2019
Amount: $95,847

Principal Investigator: Cesar Corzo, VPM
Title:
Characterization of United States breeding-stock companies international transport biosecurity practices 
Funding Agency: 
Swine Health Information Center, Inc.
Duration: 
9/01/2018-3/31/2019
Amount: 
$23,816

Principal Investigator: Sheila Torres, VCS
Title: Safety and efficacy of a piperidine-based, reversible inhibitor of acetylcholinesterase in client-owned dogs with atopic dermatitis
Funding Agency: Neuroderma LLC
Duration: 9/1/2018-8/31/2019
Amount: $26,543

Principal Investigator: Noelle Noyes, VPM
Title: Catalyzing an open-community research and education program to leverage the microbiome for the advancement of organic livestock production using mastitis as a test case.
Funding Agency: USDA NIFA
Duration: 9/1/2018-8/31/2021
Amount: $1,572,908

Principal Investigator: Pamela Skinner, VBS
Title: BELIEVE
Funding Agency: NIH Prime (Joan & Sanford) Weill Medical College
Duration: 9/1/2018-8/31/2021
Amount: $334,831

Principal Investigator: Jaime Modiano, VCS
Title: Mechanisms of resistance to immunotherapy in osteosarcoma
Funding Agency: US Department of Defense
Duration: 9/1/2018-8/31/2020
Amount: $615,579

Principal Investigator: Larissa Minicucci, VPM
Title: CWD testing of hunter killed deer 2018
Funding Agency: MN Department of Natural Resources
Duration: 9/12/2018-12/31/2018
Amount: $77,580

Principal Investigator: Jerry Torrison, VPM
Title: Method development and validation of oxford nanopore MinION for whole genome sequencing of salmonella species
Funding Agency: DHHS Food & Drug Administration
Duration: 9/12/2018-8/31/2018
Amount: $29,210

Principal Investigator: Albert Rovira, VPM
Title: Investigation of the clinical signs and lesions associated with PCV3
Funding Agency: Swine Health Information Center, Inc
Duration: 9/15/2018-9/14/2019
Amount: $14,325

Principal Investigator: Pedro Urriola, VPM
Title: Building of a HARPC framework and use of blockchain technology to evaluate and minimize risk of transmission of foreign viruses in imported animal feed ingredients.
Funding Agency: Swine Health Information Center, Inc
Duration: 9/15/2018-1/15/2019
Amount: $54,413

Principal Investigator: Molly McCue, VPM
Title: Summer Scholar Investigating genetic bases for recurrent exertional rhabdomyolysis (tying up) in horses
Funding Agency: MN Racing Commission
Duration: 9/18/2018-5/24/2019/2019
Amount: $5,000

Principal Investigator: Carol Cardona, VBS
Title: Risk analysis and modeling HPAI and other animal disease emergencies
Funding Agency: USDA APHIS Animal and Plant Inspection
Duration: 9/24/2018-9/23/2019
Amount: $172,000

Principal Investigator: Montserrat Torremorell, VPM
Title: Using genomic tools to link PRRSV quasispecies to disease severity in pigs infected with contemporary virulence islates.


Principal Investigator: Julia Ponder, VPM
Title: Review of non-target mitigation plan for Midway Seabird Restoration Project
Funding Agency: Island Conservation
Duration: 9/25/2018-12/25/2018
Amount: $3,504

Principal Investigator: Cesar Corzo, VPM
Title: Secure food systems team contract with minnesota board of animal health
Funding Agency: Minnesota Board of Animal Health
Duration: 9/28/2018-6/30/2019
Amount: $39,058 


AUGUST 2018

Principal Investigator: Dominic Travis, VPM
Title: 
Evidence-based approach to health management in PASA sanctuaries 
Funding Agency: 
Arcus Foundation
Duration: 
8/1/2018-7/31/2021
Amount: $631,861

Principal Investigator: Randall Singer, VBS
Title:
Longitudinal on-farm broiler AMR investigation in california 
Funding Agency:
California Department of Food & Agriculture 
Duration:
8/1/2018-9/30/2020
Amount: 
$467,983

Principal Investigator: Sandra Godden, VPM
Title: Selective dry cow therapy on US dairy farms impact on udder health
Funding Agency: USDA NIFA
Duration: 8/1/2018-7/31/2020
Amount: $498,500

Principal Investigator: Matthew Aliota, VBS
Title: Zika virus pathophysiology during pregnancy
Funding Agency: NIH Prime (subcontract for University of Wisconsin – Madison)
Duration: 8/01/2018-/2018-7/31/2019
Amount: $20,667

Principal Investigator: Bruce Walcheck, VBS
Title:
Enhancing the function of CD16a in natural killer cells to improve tumor cell killing
Funding Agency: Howard Hughes Medical Institute 
Duration: 8/13/2018-8/12/2019
Amount: $43,000

Principal Investigator: Scott Wells, VPM
Title: Assessment of chronic wasting disease transmission to Minnesota farmed cervids
Funding Agency: Minnesota Board of Animal Health
Duration: 8/31/2018-6/30/2019
Amount: $58,722


JULY 2018

Principal Investigator: Kimberly VanderWaal, VPM
Title: An early warning system for wildlife health threats using wildlife rehabilitation data to monitor wildlife health
Funding Agency: Legislative-Commission on Minnesota Resources (LCCMR)
Duration: 07/01/2018-06/30/2020
Amount: $280,000.00

Principal Investigator: Jerry Torrison, VDL
Title: MN NAHLN FY18 member lab agreement
Funding Agency: USDA APHIS
Duration: 7/15/2018-7/14/2019
Amount: $328,000

Principal Investigator: Eva Furrow, VCS
Title:
Investigation of a genetic immunodeficiency in miniature schnauzers 
Funding Agency: Gray Lady Foundation, Inc.
Duration: 7/17/18-7/16/19
Amount: $7,210.00

Principal Investigator: Timothy Johnson, VBS
Title: Mitigation of antibiotic resistance in poultry through resensitization, vaccination, and microbial restoration 
Funding Agency: USDA NIFA 
Duration: 7/1/2018-6/30/2022
Amount: $1,199,602.00

Principal Investigator: Randall Singer, VBS
Title:
Defining Minnesota's Environmental Antibiotic and Antibiotic Resistance Footprint
Funding Agency: Legislative-Commission on Minnesota Resources (LCCMR)
Duration: 7/1/2018-6/30/2021
Amount: $750,000

Principal Investigator: Bruce Walcheck, VBS
Title:
Engineered Natural Killer Cells Expressing Chimeric CD64 as a Cancer Immunotherapy 
Funding Agency: Minnesota Ovarian Cancer Alliance
Duration: 7/1/2018-6/30/2019
Award Amount: $100,000


JUNE 2018

Principal Investigator: Kakambi Nagaraja, VBS
Title:
Evaluate Safety and Efficacy of a Live Temperature Sensitive (Ts) Mutant Ornithobacterium Rhinotracheale Vaccine for Use in Turkeys in the Field 
Funding Agency:
USDA NIFA Prime (Subcontract from The Ohio State University)
Duration: 
6/1/2018-5/31/2019
Award Amount: 
$50,000

Principal Investigator: Emily Walz, VBS
Title: This is How We Role: Inspiring Future Researchers through Veterinary Medicine
Funding Agency: National Institute of Health Prime (Sucontract from Purdue University)
Duration: 6/1/2018-4/30/2019
Amount: $5,000

Principal Investigator: Matthew Aliota, VBS
Title:
Zika Virus Evolutionary Dynamics in Host Adaption 
Funding Agency: NIH, National Institute of Allergy and Infectious Disease
Duration: 6/15/2018-1/31/2019
Award Amount: $192,500

Principal Investigator: Matthew Aliota, VBS
Title: Previous Exposure to Dengue as a Risk Factor for Zika During Pregnancy 
Funding Agency: NIH, National Institute of Allergy and Infectious Disease 
Duration: 6/1/2018-12/31/2022
Award Amount: $273,577

Principal Investigator: Sandra Godden, VPM
Title:
Randomized Equivalence Study Evaluating the Efficacy of Two Commercial Internal Teat Sealants in Dairy Cows 
Funding Agency: Boehringer Ingelheim Vetmedica, Inc. 
Duration: 6/1/2018-5/30/2019
Award Amount: $54,483

Principal Investigator: Michael Murtaugh, VBS
Title: Rapid, Pen-Side Molecular Diagnostic Tool for Foreign Animal Disease
Funding Agency: National Pork Board
Duration: 6/1/2018-5/31/2020
Award Amount: $139,580

Principal Investigator: Steven Friedenberg, VCS
Title: Identification of Genetic Variants Associated with the Development and Severity of Myxomatous Mitral Valve Disease in the Small Breed Dog 
Funding Agency: North Carolina State University (Subcontract).
Prime Funding Agency: Morris Animal Foundation 

Duration: 6/1/2018-2/28/2019
Award Amount: $2,948


MAY 2018

Principal Investigator: P. Srirama Rao, VBS
Title: Role of TrkA in Airway Allergic Inflammation
Funding Agency: National Institutes of Health, NIAID (R21)
Duration: 5/1/2018-4/30/2018
Award Amount: $423,500  

Principal Investigator: Cesar Corzo, VPM 
Title: Estimating Prevalence of Senecavirus A (Antibodies in Oral Fluid Specimens in the US Swine Industry)
Funding Agency: National Pork Board
Duration: 5/1/2018-4/30/2019
Amount: $95,527

Principal Investigator: Maria Pieters, VPM 
Title: Effects of Early-Life Antibiotic Administration on Porcine Respiratory Microbiota and Piglet Immunity 
Funding Agency: National Pork Board 
Duration: 5/1/2018-4/30/2019
Amount: $71,173

Principal Investigator: Maria Pieters, VPM 
Title: A Model to Evaluate Mycoplasma Hyopneumoniae Early Detection and Transmission Dynamics in Minimal Prevalence Scenarios
Funding Agency: Minnesota Pork Board
Duration: 5/01/2018-4/30/2019
Amount: $66,809.00

Principal Investigator: Yinduo Ji, VBS
Title: Role of GM-CSF in Impaired Microphage Clearance of Mycobaterium Abcessus
Funding Agency: Cystic Fibrosis Foundation 
Duration: 5/1/2018-4/30/2019
Award Amount: $54,000

Principal Investigator: Declan Schroeder, VPM
Title: ReVive Rolling out the Evolution of resistance to Varroa and DWV
Funding Agency: Bee Diseases Insurance, Ltd
Duration: 5/1/2018-10/31/2019
Amount: $27,300

Principal Investigator: Maxim Cheeran, VPM 
Title: 
Analysis of Cellular Immunity Following Vaccination with PCV2/M.Hyo Combination Products or an M.Hyo Monovalent Product (Clinical Trial)
Funding Agency: Pharmgate Biologics Inc. 
Duration: 5/11/18-8/11/18
Award Amount: $23,000 

Principal Investigator: Tiffany Wolf, VPM 
Student Scholar: Treana Mayer
Title: Quantifying Larval Epidemiology of the meningeal Worm (Parleaphostrongylus Tenuis)
Funding Agency: Morris Animal Foundation
Duration: 5/1/2018-8/31/2018
Award Amount: $5,000 

Principal Investigator: Eva Furrow, VCS
Student Researcher
: Nicole Wanner
Title: Uncovering the Genetic Basis for a Juvenile Polyneuropathy in Siberian Husky Dogs
Funding Agency: International Sled Dog Veterinary Medical Association
Duration: 5/28/2018-11/27/2019
Award Amount: $4,000


APRIL 2018

Principal Investigator: Kimberly VanderWaal, VPM
Title: Forecasting the Spread of Endemic Viruses of Swine in the United States
Funding Agency: USDA NIFA AFRI CARE
Duration: 4/1/18-8/31/2020
Amount: $300,000

Principal Investigator: Molly McCue, VPM 
Title: Determining the Role of Diet in Insulin Dysregulation in Horses and Ponies: A Metabolomic and Microbiomic Analysis
Funding Agency: Morris Animal Foundation 
Duration: 04/1/2018-03/31/2020
Award Amount: $55,308

Principal Investigator: Steven Friedenberg, VCS
Title: Whole Blood Transcriptome Profiling of Dogs with Immune-Mediated Hemolytic Anemia (IMHA)
Funding Agency: American Kennel Club, Canine Health Foundation
Duration: 4/1/18-3/31/20
Award Amount: $53,741

Principal Investigator: Timothy J. Johnson, VBS
Title: Ornithobacterium Rhinotracheale (ORT): Re-assessing Vaccine Efficacy and Understanding Pathogen Efficacy 
Funding Agency: Minnesota Turkey Research and Promotion Council 
Duration: 4/1/2018-3/31/2019
Award Amount: $40,000

Principal Investigator: Sunil Kumar, VPM
Title: Turkey Arthritis Reovirus Solutions
Funding Agency: Minnesota Turkey Research and Promotion Council
Duration: 4/1/18-3/31/19
Award Amount: $30,700

Principal Investigator: Alonso Guedes, VCS
Title: Role of Cyclooxygenase and Soluble Epoxide Hydrolase Branches of Lipid Metabolism in Peripheral Tissue Responses to Inflammatory Challenge
Funding Agency: Grayson Jockey Association
Duration: 4/1/2018-3/31/2019
Amount: $23,043

Principal Investigator: Luciano Caixeta, VPM
Title: Use of a Bovine Non-Specific Immune Stimulant on Health and Performance of Jersey Calves During the Pre-Weaning Period
Funding Agency: American Jersey Cattle Association
Duration: 4/1/18-3/31/19
Amount: $9,218


MARCH 2018

Principal Investigator: Montse Torremorell, VPM
Title: Shedding of Live Attenuated Influenza Vaccine (LAIV) Inglevac Provenza Under Field Conditions
Funding Agency: Boehringer Ingelheim Vetmedica, Inc.
Duration: 2/23/18-2/22/19
Amount: $63,440

Principal Investigator: Juan Sanhueza, VPM
Title: Evaluation of Parity as Delaying Factor to Reach PRRSV
Funding Agency: Boehringer Ingelheim Vetmedica, Inc. 
Duration: 3/1/2018-2/28/2019
Award Amount: $35,000

Principal Investigator: Sheila Torres, VCS
Title: Dose Determination Study Using Ceragenin-Based Cream to Treat Canine Superficial Pyoderma - A Randomized Double-Blind, Placebo-Controlled Clinical Trial
Funding Agency: CSA Biotech 
Duration: 3/19/2018-3/18/2019
Amount: $24,300

Principal Investigator: Perle Boyer, VPM
Title: Development of Day 1 Competencies for Swine Veterinary Graduates 
Funding Agency: American Association of Swine Veterinarians
Duration: 3/10/2018-3/9/2019
Amount: $9,000


FEBRUARY 2018 

Principal InvestigatorMontse Torremorell, VPM 
Title: Shedding of Live Attenuated Influenza Vaccine (LAIV) Inglevac Provenza Under Field Conditions
Funding Agency: Boehringer Ingelheim Vetmedica, Inc.
Duration: 2/23/18-2/22/19
Amount: $63,440


JANUARY 2018

Principal Investigator: Julia Ponder, VPM 
Title: Improving Animal Welfare in Wildlife Rehabilitation 
Funding Agency: Funded through foundation and philanthropic grants
Duration: 1/1/2018-6/30/2021
Award Amount: $3,710,000

Principal Investigator: Timothy J. Johnson, VBS
Title: Antimicrobial Resistance Transmission Associated with Small-Scale Food-Animal Production in Peri-Urban Communities of Quito, Ecuador
Funding Agency: Public Health Institute (Subaward of NIH)
Duration: 1/1/2018-12/31/2021
Award Amount: $444,081

Principal Investigator: Steven Friedenberg, VCS
Title: Identifying the Disease-Defining Autoantibodies in Canine Addison's Disease 
Funding Agency: American Kennel Club (Co-Sponsored by the Portuguese Water Dog Foundation)
Duration: 01/01/2018-6/30/2020
Award Amount: $181,864
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Principal Investigator: Fabio Vannucci, VPM
Title: Senecavirus A in Sows: Impact of Transportation Stress on Early Development Of Vesicular Lesions, Transmission, and Recurrence
Funding Agency: National Pork Board
Duration: 01/1/2018-5/31/2019
Award Amount: $110,179

Principal Investigator: Timothy O’Brien, VBS
Title: Brain Organoid Cell Products for Research and Therapeutic Applications
Funding Agency: National Science Foundation
Duration: 1/1/2018-6/30/18
Award Amount: $50,000

Principal Investigator: Pamela Skinner, VBS
Title: An IL-15 Superagonist Approach to Clear the Latent Viral Reservoir
Funding Agency: Oregon Health and Science University (NIH Subaward) 
Duration: 1/1/2018-12/31/2019
Award Amount: $29,899

Principal Investigator: Jim Mickelson, VBS
Title: Basis of Dwarfism in Great Pyrenees
Funding Agency: AKC Canine Health Foundation
Duration: 1/1/18-12/31/18
Award Amount: $14,915

Principal Investigator: Troy Trumble, VPM
Title: Optimizing physical activity for knee joint health after ACL reconstruction
Funding Agency: Health Partners Institute for Education and Research
Duration: 01/01/2018-12/31/2019
Amount: $328,000