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FAPESP and Ohio State University announce result of call for proposals

FAPESP and Ohio State University announce result of call for proposals

The purpose of the call is the exchange of researchers from the State of São Paulo and from the United States (OSU)

The São Paulo Research Foundation (FAPESP) and The Ohio State University (OSU), USA announce the result of a public call for proposals for the support of research projects involving the exchange of researchers under the scientific cooperation agreement between the institutions.

Researchers regarded as eligible to submit proposals within the scope of this call were: a) By FAPESP: Principal Investigators of ongoing research projects funded by FAPESP within the following schemes: Regular Research Awards, Thematic Projects, Young Investigators, or Research, Innovation and Dissemination Centers (CEPIDs/RIDCs). Co-Principal Investigators of ongoing Thematic Projects or CEPIDs/RIDCs were also eligible to apply; b) By OSU: Faculty members and researchers who are assistant, associate or full professors, research track faculty or research scientists.

FAPESP will provide funding of up to the equivalent to US$10,000 per proposal and per year and OSU will provide funding of up to US$10,000 per proposal and per year, for the period established in the award, to cover reasonable research-related expenses including mobility expenses, of researchers and fellows. The maximum duration of each project is 12 months, non-extendable.

Selected proposals: 


Research project

Sergio Schenkman
Escola Paulista de Medicina/Unifesp

Bradford S. Mcgwire

Signalling of trypanosoma cruzi differentiation in the insect vector

FAPESP#: 2013/50330-7

Jorge Jose Leite Noronha Junior
Instituto de Física/USP

Ulrich W. Heinz

A state-of-the-art description of the strongly coupled quark-gluon plasma using viscous relativistic hydrodynamics and the gauge/gravity duality

FAPESP#: 2013/50326-0

Marcos Silveira Buckeridge
Instituto de Biociências/USP

Ana Paula Alonso

Impact of elevated CO2 and drought on metabolism of sorghum

FAPESP#: 2013/50316-4

Helaine Carrer
Escola Superior de Agricultura Luiz de Queiroz/USP

Fred Robert Tabita

Consequences of manipulation of the key enzyme of carbon dioxide assimilation

FAPESP#: 2013/50329-9

Isabela Judith Martins Bensenor
Hospital Universitário/USP

Julian F. Thayer

Predicting adverse events in patients with acute coronary syndrome: an examination of the role of depression and autonomic imbalance

FAPESP#: 2013/50327-6

Andre Gustavo Tempone Cardoso
Instituto Adolfo Lutz/SSSP

Abhay Satoskar

Natural product-based drug design: novel compounds against Leishmania (l.) infatum

FAPESP#: 2013/50318-7

Rubens Caram Junior
Faculdade de Engenharia Mecânica/Unicamp

Hamish L. Frase

Non-classical mechanisms of solid-state precipitation in Ti alloys

FAPESP#: 2013/50391-6

Alicia Juliana Kowaltowski
Instituto de Química/USP

Barbara Rita Alevriadou

Adiponectin supports cell survival via autophagy

FAPESP#: 2013/50335-9

Roberto Kopke Salinas
Instituto de Química/USP

Mark Foster

Structure and dynamics of proteins by high-resolution NMR spectrocoscopy, saxs, and computation

FAPESP#: 2013/50355-0

Mario Ferretti Filho
Escola Paulista de Medicina/Unifesp

Sudha Agarwal

Mechanisms of stem cell driven cartilage repair in osteoarthritis

FAPESP#: 2013/50388-5

Tania Marcia Costa
Campus Experimental do Litoral Paulista/Unesp

Alvaro Montenegro

Impacts of climate change on benthonic communities along São Paulo’s coasts: focus on decapod crustacenas

FAPESP#: 2013/50393-9

Paula Rezende Camargo
Centro de Ciências Biológicas e da Saúde/UFSCar

John David Borstad

Effects of pectoralis minor stretching on resting muscle length and scapular kinematics during evolution of the arm in symptomatics subjects and people with shoulder pain

FAPESP#: 2013/50363-2

Inacio de Loiola Meirelles Junqueira de Azevedo
Instituto Butantan/SSSP

Harold Lisle Gibbs

Beak of the snake: evolutionary causes and biomedical implications of venom variation in Brazilian lance-headed vipers ( Bothrops sp.)

FAPESP#: 2013/50328-2

Denis Fernando Wolf
Instituto de Ciências Matemáticas e de Computação de São Carlos/USP

Umit Ozguner

A collaborative effort for safer and more efficient tranportation with intelligent vehicles

FAPESP#: 2013/50332-0

Renato Correa Viana Casarin
Faculdade de Odontologia de Piracicaba/Unicamp

Purmina Kumar

Longitudinal analysis of the subgingival microbiome following enamel matrix derivate therapy

FAPESP#: 2013/50389-1

Paulo Mazzafera
Instituto de Biologia/Unicamp

Erich Grotewold

Identification of target genes regulated by the transcriptions factor shine in monocot plants using chilp-seq

FAPESP#: 2013/50315-8

Marcos Antonio Simplicio Junior
Escola Politécnica/Usp

Marcio Faerman

Building a digital bridge for research collaboration between Ohio State University and São Paulo campuses

FAPESP#: 2013/50392-2

Eduardo Maffud Cilli
Instituto de Química de Araraquara/Unesp

Dennis Bong

Biophysical function of viral fusion peptides from HIV and dengue virus

FAPESP#: 2013/50319-3

Romulo Augusto Ando
Instituto de Química/USP

Terry L. Gustafson

Time resolved spectroscopic investigation of chromophores in ionic liquids

FAPESP#: 2013/50317-0

Claudio Gorodski
Instituto de Matemática Estatística/USP

Luis Cassian

Geometry in Columbus and São Paulo

FAPESP#: 2013/50325-3

Robson Francisco Carvalho
Instituto de Biociências de Botucatu/Unesp

Denis Christian Guttridge

Genomic profiling of messenger RNAs and microRNAs in cancer cachexia

FAPESP#: 2013/50343/1

Roberto Kopke Salinas
Instituto de Química/USP

Andrea I. Doseff

Structural relationship of the flavonoid apigenin and hnRNPA2 define the role of plant phytpchemicals in the regulation of alternative splicing

FAPESP#: 2013/50362-6

Renata Fonseca Vianna Lopez
Faculdade de Ciências Farmacêuticas de Ribeirão Preto/Usp

Robert Lee

Immunolipossomes for skin diseases application: influence of physical penetration enhancement methods

FAPESP#: 2013/50334-2

Antonio Carlos Bender Burtoloso
Instituto de Química de São Carlos/USP

Anita Elaine Mattson

Organocatalytic insertion reactions for drug discovery

FAPESP#: 2013/50312-9

The call is available at: