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    Analyzing the causes for mumps re-emergence in vaccinated populations, combining epidemiology with statistical and transmission modeling.

    Dr. Huppert Amit Medical Research Fund - Sheba Medical Center Israel

    Dr. Lewnard Joseph University of California USA

    Area of Research: Medicine | Medicine - Aging, Social and Rehabilitative Medicine, Epidemiology
    Keywords: mumps; measles; epidemiology; transmission modeling; statistical modeling; MMR; vaccine schedule
    2019 | 2019277 | $320000
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    Nuclear organization mediates splicing of pre-mRNAs with long introns

    Prof. Ast Gil Tel Aviv University Israel

    Prof. Lieberman Aiden Erez Baylor College of Medicine USA

    Area of Research: Life Science - Molecular Biology and Genomic Research | Transcription
    Keywords: Nuclear RNA splicing
    2019 | 2019276 | $240000
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    Helix-distorting DNA damages at transcription factor binding sites: causes and effects

    Dr. Adar Sheera The Hebrew University Israel

    Dr. Gordan Raluca Duke University - Medical Ctr USA

    Area of Research: Life Science - Molecular Biology and Genomic Research | Genomic Research
    Keywords: DNA damage, transcription, transcription factors, DNA repair, UV, cisplatin, transcription regulation, nucleotide excision repair
    2019 | 2019272 | $320000
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    Behavioral and cellular characterization of PKARIB mutation associated with a neurodegenerative disease

    Dr. Ilouz Ronit Bar Ilan University Israel

    Prof. Abel Ted University of Iowa USA

    Area of Research: Life Science - Neurobiology | Learning & Memory
    Keywords: protein kinase A, rare neurodegenerative disease. Behavioral studies. cellular and subcellular targeting.
    2019 | 2019270 | $320000
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    Bringing evolution down to earth: evolutionary dynamics on a structured landscape with deme-specific selection pressures

    Dr. Kolodny Oren The Hebrew University Israel

    Dr. Carja Oana Carnegie Mellon University USA

    Area of Research: Life Science - Ecology | Evolutionary ecology, Systematics and Phylogeny
    Keywords: Evolution, Ecology, Spatial Structure, Invasive Species, Fragmented Populations, Natural Selection, Network Dynamics, Stepping Stone Model, Migration, Dispersal, Population Dynamics
    2019 | 2019266 | $150000
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    Decoding Mechanisms and Lineages of Germline Stem Cells in the Zebrafish Ovary

    Dr. Elkouby Yaniv The Hebrew University Israel

    Dr. Gagnon James University of Utah USA

    Area of Research: Life Science - Cell and Developmental Biology | Stem cell biology
    Keywords: Zebrafish ovarian germline stem cells, gonad development, Asymmetric cell division, single-cell profiling, genetic and CRISPR lineage tracing, Live microscopy, female fertility and ovary regeneration
    2019 | 2019263 | $150000
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    The effect of early-life stress on the regulation of appetite in zebrafish

    Prof. Gothilf Yoav Tel Aviv University Israel

    Dr. Duboué Erik Florida Atlantic University USA

    Area of Research: Life Science - Animal Sciences | Regulatory Biology
    Keywords: Zebrafish, AgRP, stress, appetite, hypothalamus
    2019 | 2019262 | $320000
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    MicroRNA-based mechanisms of stress resilience

    Prof. Richter-Levin Gal The University of Haifa Israel

    Prof. Radulovic Jelena Albert Einstein College of Medicine USA

    Area of Research: | Psychobiology
    Keywords: stress; PTSD; Rat; resilience; hippocampus
    2019 | 2019261 | $320000
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    Studying prolonged nociceptors sensitization by TRPV1 combining a spider toxin and C. elegans

    Prof. Priel Avi The Hebrew University Israel

    Dr. Vásquez Valeria University of Tennessee USA

    Area of Research: Life Science - Neurobiology | Receptors, Channels, Signal Transduction
    Keywords: ion channels; TRPV1; natural toxins; electrophysiology; structure-function;
    2019 | 2019254 | $320000
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    Underlying synaptic mechanisms of sensory adaptation of cortical cells in awake mice

    Prof. Lampl Ilan Weizmann Institute of Science Israel

    Prof. Priebe Nicholas University of Texas USA

    Area of Research: Medicine | Medicine - Neurological and Sensory Systems
    Keywords: adaptation, in-vivo intracelllar recordings, excitation and inhibition, short term synaptic plasticity
    2019 | 2019251 | $249600
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    Reciprocal effects of alpha-synuclein on synaptic physiology

    Dr. Gitler Daniel Ben Gurion University Israel

    Prof. Roy Subhojit The Regents of the U of California, UC San Diego USA

    Area of Research: Life Science - Neurobiology | Synaptic & Cellular Neurobiology
    Keywords: alpha-synuclein, synapse, presynaptic, neurotransmission, synaptic vesicle, neurophysiology
    2019 | 2019248 | $320000
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    The functions of Smad1/5 in the Development and Survival of Midbrain Dopaminergic Neurons

    Dr. Brodski Claude Ben Gurion University Israel

    Prof. Friedel Roland Icahn School of Medicine of Mount Sinai USA

    Area of Research: Life Science - Cell and Developmental Biology | Cell Morphogenesis
    Keywords: Neurogenesis, neural development, dopaminergic neurons, SMADs, midbrain development, brain organoids
    2019 | 2019246 | $288000
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    Association between social and genetic networks in a desert equid and the networks responses to environmental perturbation

    Dr. Bar-David Shirli Ben Gurion University Israel

    Prof. Rubenstein Daniel Princeton University USA

    Prof. Templeton Alan Washington University USA

    Prof. Bouskila Amos Ben Gurion University Israel

    Area of Research: Life Science - Animal Sciences | Behavior, Adaptation and Evolution
    Keywords: Equus hemionus, conservation, equids, fission-fusion, social structure, social behavior, population genetics, polyandry, polygyny, social network, genetic network
    2019 | 2019245 | $256000
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    Mass Spectrometry Imaging-guided Discovery of Novel Drugs Against MYC-driven Cancers

    Dr. Margulis Katy The Hebrew University Israel

    Prof. Felsher Dean Stanford University; Medicine USA

    Area of Research: Biomedical Engineering | Biological Systems and Signals, Control Systems and Imaging
    Keywords: Mass spectrometry imaging, MYC, lipogenesis, metabolism, conditional transgenic mouse models
    2019 | 2019237 | $75000
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    The role of HMGB proteins in the regulation of virulence genes and sexual development in the malaria parasite Plasmodium falciparum

    Prof. Dzikowski Ron The Hebrew University Israel

    Prof. Llinas Manuel Pennsylvania State University USA

    Area of Research: Life Science - Microbiology | Parasitology
    Keywords: malaria, Plasmodium falciparum, gene expression, virulent genes, sexual development
    2019 | 2019236 | $320000
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