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    Contrasting vs. shared properties of motor cortical activity in hand and face related areas

    Prof. Prut Yifat The Hebrew University Israel

    Prof. Freiwald Winrich Rockefeller University USA

    Area of Research: Medicine - Neurological and Sensory Systems | Clinical Neurobiology
    Keywords: motor control; coordination; motor cortex; electrophysiology; behaving primates
    2019 | 2019339 | $281600
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    Blocking the PCNA/NKp44 checkpoint to stimulate NK cell responses to multiple myeloma

    Prof. Porgador Angel Ben Gurion University Israel

    Prof. Campbell Kerry Fox Chase Cancer Center USA

    Area of Research: Life Science - Immunology | Innate Immunity
    Keywords: Natural Killer, Multiple Myeloma, Immune Checkpoint
    2019 | 2019337 | $320000
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    Modeling Mutational Process Activity and Etiology in Cancer

    Prof. Sharan Roded Tel Aviv University Israel

    Dr. Leiserson Mark University of Maryland USA

    Area of Research: Life Science - Genetics, Bioinformatics and Computational Biology | Functional Genomics
    Keywords: Cancer genomics, mutational processes, mutational signatures, probabilistic models
    2019 | 2019336
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    The Different Fates of Adenovirus Genomes in the Infected Host Cell Nucleus

    Dr. Kobiler Oren Tel Aviv University Israel

    Dr. Weitzman Matthew Children`s Hospital of Philadelphia USA

    Area of Research: Life Science - Microbiology | Virology
    Keywords: Viral host interactions, DVA viruses, Adenovirus, Viral replication compartments
    2019 | 2019331 | $262400
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    Cyanobacteria light harvesting when iron is scarce

    Prof. Bennett Doran Southern Methodist University USA

    Prof. Keren Nir The Hebrew University Israel

    Prof. Moerner William Stanford University USA

    Area of Research: Life Science - Biochemistry | Biophysics
    Keywords: photosynthesis, light harvesting, excitation energy transfer, spectroscopy, cyanobacteria, single-molecule, light harvesting
    2019 | 2019330 | $75000
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    A novel role for alpha cell glucose metabolism in the dysregulation of glucagon secretion in diabetes

    Prof. Glaser Benjamin Research Fund of the Hadassah Medical Organization Israel

    Prof. Kaestner Klaus University of Pennsylvania USA

    Area of Research: Medicine - Metabolic and Endocrine Systems | Diabetes
    Keywords: Diabetes, alpha-cell, glucagon, G6PC2
    2019 | 2019314 | $320000
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    Exercise-induced metabolic compensation; physiological adaptive response to exercise training

    Dr. Gepner Yftach Tel Aviv University Israel

    Dr. Melanson Edward University of Colorado Denver USA

    Area of Research: Medicine | Medicine - Metabolic and Endocrine Systems
    Keywords: Metabolic adaptation, Physical activity, Doubly labeled water, Whole room calorimetry, energy expenditure, overweight
    2019 | 2019313 | $272400
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    SIRT6 regulation of methionine and Transsulfuration cycle in healthy aging.

    Prof. Cohen Haim Bar Ilan University Israel

    Prof. De Cabo Rafael NIH-National Institute of Aging USA

    Area of Research: Life Science - Biochemistry | Metabolism
    Keywords: Aging, SIRT6, Metabolism, H2S, CGL, Frailty
    2019 | 2019312 | $224000
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    Targeting novel protease PRSS23 to inhibit ovarian cancer progression

    Prof. Papo Niv Ben Gurion University Israel

    Prof. Radisky Evette Mayo Clinic and Foundation USA

    Area of Research: Life Science - Biochemistry | Enzymology
    Keywords: Protein engineering, drug design, stability engineering, proteolytic enzymes, antagonist, directed evolution, affinity scaffold, ovarian cancer, metastasis, cancer therapy.
    2019 | 2019303 | $320000
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    The essential role of Dicer and miRNA in parathyroid development

    Prof. Naveh-Many Tally Research Fund of the Hadassah Medical Organization Israel

    Prof. Ben-Dov Iddo Research Fund of the Hadassah Medical Organization Israel

    Dr. Manley Nancy University of Georgia, Research Foundation Inc. USA

    Area of Research: Medicine - Metabolic and Endocrine Systems | Nephrology & Urology
    Keywords: parathyroid hormone (PTH), parathyroid development, miRNA, Dicer
    2019 | 2019300 | $240000
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    Inhibitory Control and Emotions: Toward an Understanding of the Mechanisms Underlying Emotional Eating

    Dr. Weinbach Noam The University of Haifa Israel

    Dr. Bohon Cara Stanford University; Medicine USA

    Area of Research: Psychobiology | Brain and Behavior
    Keywords: Emotional Eating, Emotion Regulation, Inhibitory Control, Stop-Signal Task, Flanker Task, Go/No-Go task, fMRI
    2019 | 2019293 | $150000
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    Deciphering the molecular basis of TEC identity and function during embryogenesis

    Prof. Abramson Jakub Weizmann Institute of Science Israel

    Prof. Maehr Rene University of Massachusetts; Medicine USA

    Area of Research: Life Science - Immunology | Autoimmunity
    Keywords: Thymus, thymic epithelial cells, thymus organogenesis, Foxn1, central tolerance,
    2019 | 2019289 | $320000
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    Alternative TFIID Assemblies and Core Promoter Regulation of Pluripotency and Differentiation

    Prof. Juven-Gershon Tamar Bar Ilan University Israel

    Prof. Freiman Richard Brown University USA

    Area of Research: Life Science - Cell and Developmental Biology | Cell Differentiation
    Keywords: TFIID, core promoter, RNA polymerase II, basal transcription, TBP, TBPL1 (TRF2), TBP-associated factors, TAF4, pluripotency, differentiation
    2019 | 2019285 | $320000
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    Epigenetic mechanisms that underpin allelic choice

    Prof. Bergman Yehudit The Hebrew University Israel

    Prof. Murre Cornelis The Regents of the U of California, UC San Diego USA

    Area of Research: Life Science - Immunology | Antibodies
    Keywords: Asynchronous DNA replication, nuclear architecture, Immunoglobulin allelic exclusion
    2019 | 2019280 | $216000
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    Unveiling molecular interactions of Liberibacter with their insect vectors

    Prof. Ghanim Murad Agricultural Research Organization Israel

    Prof. Tamborindeguy Cecilia Texas A&M AgriLife Research USA

    Area of Research: Life Sciences | Life Science - Molecular Biology and Genomic Research
    Keywords: Liberibacter, psyllid, transmission, insect vector, pathogen, immune response
    2019 | 2019278 | $320000
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