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FAPESP announces result of SPRINT 4/2016 call for proposals

FAPESP announces result of SPRINT 4/2016 call for proposals

Exchange of researchers from the State of São Paulo with institutions in several countries will be funded (photo: FAPESP)

The São Paulo Research Foundation (FAPESP) announces the resulto f the fourth call for proposals in 2016 under the SPRINT - São Paulo Researchers in International Collaboration initiative.

The call has the purpose of promoting the engagement of researchers affiliated with higher education and research institutions in the State of São Paulo in partnership with researchers abroad in order to: further develop qualitatively the ongoing research projects; and work cooperatively, aiming at the elaboration of joint research projects for medium and long term.

The call detailed the conditions to submit proposals for the exchange of researchers with the following institutions, which hold cooperation agreements with FAPESP: Australian Technology Network of Universities, Brunel University London, Emory University, Heriot-Watt University, London School of Economics and Political Science, Lund University, University of Bath, University of Illinois, University of Miami, University of Nebraska – Lincoln, University of North Carolina – Charlotte and University of Queensland.

The call for proposals SPRINT 04/2016 is published at: www.fapesp.br/sprint/call42016 .

Selected proposals:

BRUNEL UNIVERSITY

Study of the Chemical Variability of Brazilian Propolis by Mass Spectrometry with Isolation of Bioactive Compounds by Counter Current Chromatography 
Processo / Grant number 2017/50035-6
Acordo / Agreement Brunel University
Pesq. Resp. / PI Alexandra Christine Helena Frankland Sawaya
Pesq. Resp. Ext. / PI abroad Svetlana Ignatova
Instit.Exterior / Instit. abroad Brunel University
Instit. sede / Host Institution Fac Ciências Farmacêuticas / UNICAMP
Assunto(s) / Subject Projetos SPRINT
Impact of Organized Sports on Health Care Costs of Adolescents: ABCD Growth Study
Processo / Grant number 2017/50026-7
Acordo / Agreement Brunel University
Pesq. Resp. / PI Romulo Araujo Fernandes
Pesq. Resp. Ext. / PI abroad Kwame Anokye
Instit.Exterior / Instit. abroad Brunel University
Instit. sede / Host Institution Fac Ciências Tecnologia Presidente Prudente / UNESP
Assunto(s) / Subject Projetos SPRINT


EMORY UNIVERSITY

Neuroepigenetic mechanisms underlying intergenerational inheritance of negative emotional states
Processo / Grant number 2017/50014-9
Acordo / Agreement Emory University
Pesq. Resp. / PI Newton Sabino Canteras
Pesq. Resp. Ext. / PI abroad Brian George Dias
Instit.Exterior / Instit. abroad Emory University
Instit. sede / Host Institution Instituto de Ciências Biomédicas / USP
Assunto(s) / Subject Projetos SPRINT
ADME (Absorption, Distribution, Metabolism and Excretion) gene polymorphisms frequency in patients with chronic hepatitis and hepatocellular carcinoma
Processo / Grant number 2017/50042-2
Acordo / Agreement Emory University
Pesq. Resp. / PI Susane Kioko Ono
Pesq. Resp. Ext. / PI abroad Raymond Felix Schinazi
Instit.Exterior / Instit. abroad Emory University
Instit. sede / Host Institution Faculdade de Medicina / USP
Assunto(s) / Subject Projetos SPRINT


UNIVERSITY OF BATH

Low-Cost Aptamer-Based Capacitance Biosensors
Processo / Grant number 2017/50043-9
Acordo / Agreement University of Bath
Pesq. Resp. / PI Paulo Roberto Bueno 
Pesq. Resp. Ext. / PI abroad Pedro Miguel de Lemos Correia Estrela
Instit.Exterior / Instit. abroad University of Bath
Instit. sede / Host Institution Inst Química Araraquara / UNESP
Assunto(s) / Subject Projetos SPRINT

 
UNIVERSITY OF MIAMI

Exploring the limits of multimedia analysis
Processo / Grant number 2017/50016-1
Acordo / Agreement University of Miami
Pesq. Resp. / PI Tiago Fernandes Tavares
Pesq. Resp. Ext. / PI abroad Mitsunori Ogihara
Instit.Exterior / Instit. abroad University of Miami
Instit. sede / Host Institution Faculdade de Engenharia Elétrica e Computação / UNICAMP
Assunto(s) / Subject Projetos SPRINT
Identification of novel mediators of age-associated chronic inflammation and cancer development through targeted preteomics
Processo / Grant number 2017/50031-0
Acordo / Agreement University of Miami
Pesq. Resp. / PI Vitor Marcel Faça
Pesq. Resp. Ext. / PI abroad Claudia Oliveira Rodrigues
Instit.Exterior / Instit. abroad University of Miami
Instit. sede / Host Institution Faculdade de Medicina de Ribeirão Preto / USP
Assunto(s) / Subject Projetos SPRINT 
The role of age-associated endothelial dysfunction in hematopoiesis
Processo / Grant number 2017/50022-1
Acordo / Agreement University of Miami
Pesq. Resp. / PI Ricardo Ambrosio Fock
Pesq. Resp. Ext. / PI abroad Claudia de Oliveira Rodrigues
Instit.Exterior / Instit. abroad University of Miami
Instit. sede / Host Institution Faculdade de Ciências Farmacêuticas / USP
Assunto(s) / Subject Projetos SPRINT


UNIVERSITY OF NEBRASKA-LINCOLN

Application of isotopic tracers to determine water residence times in multi-scale water management
Processo / Grant number 2017/50038-5
Acordo / Agreement University of Nebraska – Lincoln
Pesq. Resp. / PI Didier Gastmans
Pesq. Resp. Ext. / PI abroad Troy E. Gilmore
Instit.Exterior / Instit. abroad University of Nebraska – Lincoln
Instit. sede / Host Institution Centro de Estudos Ambientais / UNESP
Assunto(s) / Subject Projetos SPRINT
Development of lignin active enzyme mixture to produce sugars from lignocellulosic biomass for production of fuels, chemicals and bio-based materials
Processo / Grant number 2017/50025-0
Acordo / Agreement University of Nebraska – Lincoln
Pesq. Resp. / PI Fernando Segato
Pesq. Resp. Ext. / PI abroad Mark Wilkins
Instit.Exterior / Instit. abroad University of Nebraska – Lincoln
Instit. sede / Host Institution Escola de Engenharia Lorena / USP
Assunto(s) / Subject Projetos SPRINT
Integration of genomic resources in beef cattle breeding program – a collaborative effort between UNL and ESALQ
Processo / Grant number 2017/50044-5
Acordo / Agreement University of Nebraska – Lincoln
Pesq. Resp. / PI Gerson Barreto Mourao
Pesq. Resp. Ext. / PI abroad Gota Morota
Instit.Exterior / Instit. abroad University of Nebraska – Lincoln
Instit. sede / Host Institution Escola Superior de Agricultura Luiz de Queiroz / USP
Assunto(s) / Subject Projetos SPRINT


UNIVERSITY OF NORTH CAROLINA - CHARLOTTE

Improved machining performance through tool presetting and process dynamics modeling
Processo / Grant number 2017/50019-0
Acordo / Agreement University of North Carolina - Charlotte
Pesq. Resp. / PI Milton Vieira Junior
Pesq. Resp. Ext. / PI abroad Tony Schimitz
Instit.Exterior / Instit. abroad University of North Carolina - Charlotte
Instit. sede / Host Institution Univ Nove Julho campus Memorial / Uninove
Assunto(s) / Subject Projetos SPRINT
The use of RNA-based nano formulations to improve the efficacy of breast cancer treatment and reduce therapy-induced cardiotoxicity
Processo / Grant number 2017/50029-6
Acordo / Agreement University of North Carolina - Charlotte
Pesq. Resp. / PI Roger Chammas
Pesq. Resp. Ext. / PI abroad Kirill Afonin
Instit.Exterior / Instit. abroad University of North Carolina - Charlotte
Instit. sede / Host Institution Faculdade de Medicina / USP
Assunto(s) / Subject Projetos SPRINT
Effects of diet and diel lighting on expression of venom diversity in two species of tube dwelling anemone
Processo / Grant number 2017/50028-0
Acordo / Agreement University of North Carolina - Charlotte
Pesq. Resp. / PI Sergio Nascimento Stampar
Pesq. Resp. Ext. / PI abroad Adam Reitzel
Instit.Exterior / Instit. abroad University of North Carolina - Charlotte
Instit. sede / Host Institution Faculdade de Ciências e Letras Assis / UNESP
Assunto(s) / Subject Projetos SPRINT

 

UNIVERSITY OF QUEENSLAND 

Molecular characterization and evolution of newly detected Australian and Brazilian dichorhaviruses andiIdentification of their Brevipalpus mite vectors 
Processo / Grant number 2017/50039-1
Acordo / Agreement University of Queensland
Pesq. Resp. / PI Elliot Watanabe Kitajima
Pesq. Resp. Ext. / PI abroad Ralf George Dietzgen
Instit.Exterior / Instit. abroad University of Queensland
Instit. sede / Host Institution Escola Superior Agricultura Luiz de Queiroz / USP
Assunto(s) / Subject Projetos SPRINT
Linking landscape structure to ecosystem services 
Processo / Grant number 2017/50015-5
Acordo / Agreement University of Queensland
Pesq. Resp. / PI Jean Paul Walter Metzger
Pesq. Resp. Ext. / PI abroad Jonathan Rhodes
Instit.Exterior / Instit. abroad University of Queensland
Instit. sede / Host Institution Instituto de Biociências / USP
Assunto(s) / Subject Projetos SPRINT
Expression of genes and proteins related to meat quality in Bos indicus cattle  
Processo / Grant number 2017/50024-4
Acordo / Agreement University of Queensland
Pesq. Resp. / PI Lucia Galvão de Albuquerque
Pesq. Resp. Ext. / PI abroad Bem Hayes
Instit.Exterior / Instit. abroad University of Queensland
Instit. sede / Host Institution Faculdade de Ciências Agrárias e Veterinárias de Jaboticabal / UNESP
Assunto(s) / Subject Projetos SPRINT