October 23, 2014

2010 Research Awards

Award Fellow Institution Research

The Robert Day Allen Fellowship Fund Shalin Mehta National University of Singapore Elucidating quantitative behaviour of phase and birefringence imaging methods with accurate models and test targets
The John M. Arnold Award Hans Laufer University of Connecticut Receptors of alkyphenols affecting metamorphosis in lobsters
The Frederik B. and Betsy G. Bang Fellowship Fund Robyn Crook University of Texas, Houston Behavioural effects of peripheral injury in Loligo pealei
The Baxter Postdoctoral Fellowship Fund Robyn Crook University of Texas, Houston Behavioural effects of peripheral injury in Loligo pealei
The Eugene and Millicent Bell Award Mark Messerli Marine Biological Laboratory Cellular organization imposed by DC electric fields
The Laura and Arthur Colwin Endowed Summer Research Fellowship Fund Mohan Balasubramanian Temasek Life Sciences Laboratory, The National University of Singapore Mechanisms governing cellular asymmetry and termination of cytokinesis
Christopher Berger University of Vermont Tau regulation of kinesin motility during axonal transport
Heather Eisthen Michigan State University Context-dependent modulation in the vertebrate olfactory epithelium
Robert Fischer National Heart, Lung and Blood Institute, National Institutes of Health Cytoskeletal control of cell motility and angiogenesis in zebrafish development
Amy Gladfelter Dartmouth College Organization of syncytia by microtubules
William N. Green University of Chicago Structure and trafficking of AMPA-type glutamate receptors
Robert Paul Malchow University of Illinois at Chicago Modulation of retinal signaling by zinc and ATP
Dannel McCollum University of Massachusetts Medical School Mechanisms governing cellular asymmetry and termination of cytokinesis
Shalin Mehta National University of Singapore Elucidating quantitative behaviour of phase and birefringence imaging methods with accurate models and test targets
Allen Mensinger University of Minnesota, Duluth Multisensory integration in sharks
Johanna Montgomery University of Auckland, New Zealand Regulation of glutamate receptor subunit composition and targeting
Stephen Sturley Columbia University Medical Center The lipids of the marine algae oil droplet
John E. Dowling Fellowship Alecia Gross University of Alabama Birmingham In vivo monitoring of rhodopsin mutant trafficking
Charles Evans Foundation Research Award Ona Bloom The Feinstein Institute for Medical Research Gene expression analysis in lamprey after spinal cord injury and during regeneration
Paul Katz Georgia State University Neurophysiology of homologous neurons in sea slugs
James Knierim Johns Hopkins University Thalamic and cortical inputs to the hippocampus: how local and global cues influence hippocampal representations of space
Timothy Mitchison Harvard Medical School Microtubule nucleation in axons
Ronald D. Vale University of California, San Francisco Microtubule nucleation in axons
The M.G.F. Fuortes Fellowship Fund James Knierim Johns Hopkins University Thalamic and cortical inputs to the hippocampus: how local and global cues influence hippocampal representations of space
The Erik B. Fries Endowed Fellowship Fund Christopher Berger University of Vermont Tau regulation of kinesin motility during axonal transport
Albert and Ellen Grass MBL Faculty Research Award John Lisman Brandeis University Visualization of signaling cascade in single synapsis
Gordon Shepherd Northwestern University Synaptic circuit analysis of brainstem auditory and motor networks
Thanos Tzounopoulos University of Pittsburgh Synaptic circuit analysis of brainstem auditory and motor networks
Ryohei Yasuda Duke University Medical Center Visualization of signaling cascade in single synapsis
Gruss Lipper Family Foundation Faculty Research Award Shimshon Belkin The Hebrew University Molecular biogeography of the microbial phyllosphere community of Tamarix
Assaf Sukenik Kinneret Limnological Laboratory (Israel) Exploring cellular differentiation in cyanobacteria (Nostocales) by single-cell genomic analysis
Hermann Foundation Award Mark Messerli Marine Biological Laboratory Cellular organization imposed by DC electric fields
The H. Keffler Hartline and Edward F. MacNichol, Jr. Fellowship Fund Alecia Gross University of Alabama Birmingham In vivo monitoring of rhodopsin mutant trafficking
Ann E. Kammer Memorial Fellowship Fund Heather Eisthen Michigan State University Context-dependent modulation in the vertebrate olfactory epithelium
The Stephen W. Kuffler Fellowship Fund William N. Green University of Chicago Structure and trafficking of AMPA-type glutamate receptors
The Lucy B. Lemann Fellowship Fund Amy Gladfelter Dartmouth College Organization of syncytia by microtubules
The MBL Associates Research Award Christine Field Harvard Medical School Organization of syncytia by microtubules
Nikon Award Paul Selvin University of Illinois Two- or four-fold symmetry of AMPAR via “Super-Resolution” fluorescence
The Plum Foundation Alecia Gross University of Alabama Birmingham In vivo monitoring of rhodopsin mutant trafficking
The Herbert W. Rand Fellowship Johanna Montgomery University of Auckland, New Zealand Regulation of glutamate receptor subunit composition and targeting
The Spiegel Summer Research Fellowship Mohan Balasubramanian Temasek Life Sciences Laboratory, The National University of Singapore Mechanisms governing cellular asymmetry and termination of cytokinesis
Dannel McCollum University of Massachusetts Medical School Mechanisms governing cellular asymmetry and termination of cytokinesis
The Burr and Susie Steinbach Fellowship Fund Stephen Sturley Columbia University Medical Center The lipids of the marine algae oil droplet