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Grants starting April 2004

Projects funded from April 2004

  

Location:  University of Southampton, England

Project Title:  Regulation of CD30 signalling by receptor shedding

Funds Awarded:  £133,684

 

Location:  Mario Negri Institute, Italy

Project Title:  PDZ proteins and tetraspanins in the crosstalk between JAM-1 and extracelular matrix receptors.   Functional role in endothelial cell migration

Funds Awarded:  £64,500

 

Location:  Fondazione Italiana per la Ricerca sul Cancro, Italy

Project Title:  Genetic dissection of the activity of the urokinase receptor in cancer

Funds Awarded:  £139,329

 

Location:  Cancer Research UK, England

Project Title:  Study the interactions between normal and leukaemic cells

Funds Awarded:  £170,647

 

Location:  University of Cambridge, England

Project Title:  Dog odour discrimination and human health

Funds Awarded:  £48,210

 

Location:  Beatson Institute for Cancer Research, Scotland

Project Title:  Role of Chk1 and Chk2 as effectors of mismatch repair-dependent G2/M arrest and apoptosis

Funds Awarded:  £114,591

 

Location:  Fondazione Italiana per la Ricerca sul Cancro (IFOM), Italy

Project Title:  Whole genome RNAi screen to uncover genes involved in Rho GTPase function using C.elegans as a model

Funds Awarded:  £22,759

 

Location:  University of Leuven, Belgium

Project Title:  Structure-function analysis of the amino-terminal domain of the androgen receptor and its co-activators

Funds Awarded:  £102,204

 

Location:  Uppsala University, Sweden

Project Title:  Molecular mechanisms regulating endothelial cell sprouting

Funds Awarded:  £110,000

 

Location:  St George's Hospital Medical School, England

Project Title:  Signalling mechanisms in translational control by tumour necrosis factor and TRAIL

Funds Awarded:  £157,279

 

Location:  University of Dundee, Scotland

Project Title:  The role of p53-family members, p63 and p73 in survival and differentiation of haemopoietic cells

Funds Awarded:  £131,980

 

Location:  Laboratoire Nazionale CIB, Italy 

Project Title:  Dissecting the role of the prolyl-isomerase Pin1 in regulating the activity of wild-type p53 and tumour derived mutants

Funds Awarded:  £78,240

 

Location:  Erasmus MC, Josephine Nefkens Institute, The Netherlands

Project Title:  Functional screen for endocrine resistance of breast cancer

Funds Awarded:  £135,070

 

Location:  University of Marburg, Germany

Project Title:  Systematic identification of critical Myc target genes using bar code cloning techniques

Funds Awarded:  £133,586

 

Location:  University of Southampton, England

Project Title:  The identification of cryptic tumour antigens recognised by cytotoxic T cell generated in the absence of CD25 +CD4+ regulatory T cells

Funds Awarded:  £87,133

 

Location:  Keele University, England

Project Title:  Functional analysis of polymorphism in GSTP1

Funds Awarded:  £116,769

 

Location:  Biomedical Sciences Research Centre 'Al. Fleming', Greece

Project Title:  The role of bone morphogenetic proteins in the homeostasis of lymphoid tissues - implications for lymphomas

Funds Awarded:  £98,684

 

Location:  The Hebrew University, Israel

Project Title:  Regulation of the p53/Mdm2 interplay by PML

Funds Awarded:  £53,148

 

Location:  St Andrews University, Scotland

Project Title:  Role of SUMO modification in the cellular response to ionising radiation

Funds Awarded:  £126,814

 

Location:  University of Dundee, Scotland

Project Title:  Mechanism by which cancer chemoprevention blocking agents stabilize the Nrf2 transcription factor and inhibit its Keap1-mediated degradation

Funds Awarded:  £125,992

 

Location:  University of Aberdeen, Scotland

Project Title:  Molecular mechanisms of tissue-specific Wnt signalling in embryonic development and cancer

Funds Awarded:  £146,147

 

Location:  University of Dundee, Scotland

Project Title:  Function of a novel anti-apoptotic stress protein expressed in barretts oeosophagus

Funds Awarded:  £120,473

 

Location:  National Health Institute 'Dr Ricardo Jorge', Portugal

Project Title:  Alternative splicing confers novel signalling properties to Rac1, a role in colorectal tumour progression

Funds Awarded:  £23,000

 

Location:  Queen Mary & Westfield College, University of London, England

Project Title:  Investigating the Wnt16 signalling pathway in BCC development

Funds Awarded:  £129,634

 

Location:  University of Torino, Italy

Project Title:  Role of the Rab5-GAP, RN-tre in signalling and mitosis

Funds Awarded:  £47,600

 

Location:  Harvard Medical School, United States of America

Project Title:  Analysis of p63 function in mammary epithelial biology and oncogenesis

Funds Awarded:  £143,797

 

Location:  University of Birmingham, England

Project Title:  MIM, a metastasis suppressor that regulates the actin cytoskeleton

Funds Awarded:  £109,500

 

Location:  Free University of Brussels (ULB), Belgium

Project Title:  Mdm4 is a putative oncoprotein that negatively regulates p53 activity in vivo

Funds Awarded:  £138,441

 

Location:  Catholic University of Leuven, Belgium

Project Title:  MALTI-induced NF-Kb signalling in MALT lymphoma with MALT1 overexpression or AP12-MLT1 fusion

Funds Awarded:  £107,587

 

Location:  European Molecular Biology Laboratory, Italy

Project Title:  The role of C/EBPx in acute myeloid leukemia:  a genetic approach to proteomics

Funds Awarded:  £167,685

 

Location:  University of Oxford, England

Project Title:  The role of the human INT6 gene in tumourigenesis

Funds Awarded:  £120,594

 

Location:  University of Helsinki, Finland

Project Title:  Androgen receptor-dependent transcriptional regulation in prostate cells:  coregulator dynamics and the role of ubiquitin and SUMO modifications

Funds Awarded:  £129,108

 

Location:  Medical Research Institute, England

Project Title:  Establishing a forward genetic system for defining defective DNA repair in Fanconi anemia

Funds Awarded:  £97,241

 

Location:  Peter MacCallum Cancer Institute, Australia

Project Title:  The double-edged sword of NKT cells in tumour immunity

Funds Awarded:  £140,241

 

Location:  CNRS EP560, France

Project Title:  Analysis of the role of VE-statin in vitro and in vivo

Funds Awarded:  £45,000

 

Location:  Mario Negri Institute, Italy 

Project Title:  Identification and properties of tumor associated dendritic cell subsets

Funds Awarded:  £64,800

 

Location:  University of Maastricht, The Netherlands

Project Title:  Identification of genes involved in endocrine pancreatic tumor development and progression

Funds Awarded:  £119,853

 

Location:  University of Bath, England

Project Title:  Quinoline-8-carboxamide N-oxides as (bio)reductively-activated prodrugs of radiosensitisers and chemosensitisers

Funds Awarded:  £77,705

 

Location:  The University of Hong Kong, China

Project Title:  Significance of MAD2 expression to chromosomal instability in prostate cancer

Funds Awarded:  £127,407

 

Location:  Cardiff University, Wales

Project Title:  Checkpoint kinase 2:  structure activity determination and novel ligand design

Funds Awarded:  £30,409

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