October 25, 2014

2012 Research Awards

Award Fellow Institution Research
The Robert Day Allen Fellowship Fund Andrew Gillis Dalhousie University Development and patterning branchial appendages in the skate, Leucoraja erinacea
The John M. Arnold Award Susan Hill Michigan State University Do stem cells play a role in polychaete regeneration?
The Frederik B. and Betsy G. Bang Fellowship Andrew Gillis Dalhousie University Development and patterning branchial appendages in the skate, Leucoraja erinacea
Baxter Postdoctoral Fellowship Fund Robyn Crook University of Texas, Houston Behavioral hypersensitivity and primary afferent alterations after spinal cord injury in the lamprey
The Eugene and Millicent Bell Award Mark Messerli Marine Biological Laboratory Cellular organization imposed by DC electric fields
William D. Cohen Endowed Fund for Undergraduate Education Shana Wallace Bates College MBL Undergraduate Research program participant
The Laura and Arthur Colwin Endowed Summer Research Fellowship Fund Scott Brady University of Illinois at Chicago Molecular mechanisms of fast axonal transport
Robyn Crook University of Texas, Houston Behavioral hypersensitivity and primary afferent alterations after spinal cord injury in the lamprey
Gennaro D’Urso University of Miami Chemogenomic profiling in fission yeast
Christine Field; Amy Gladfelter Harvard Medical School; Dartmouth College Toward a cell-free reconstitution of cytokinesis
Paul Forlano City University of New York, Brooklyn Neurochemical and synaptic connectivity of the auditory efferent system in a vocal fish
James Galbraith; Catherine Galbraith; Thomas Misgeld NIH; NIH; Technical University, Munich Investigating how AChR dynamics lead to neuromuscular junction assembly using superresolution imaging
Andrew Gillis Dalhousie University Development and patterning branchial appendages in the skate, Leucoraja erinacea
Jeffrey Gross University of Texas, Austin Molecular analysis of eye development in squid
Kristina Mead Vetter Denison University The energetic costs and functions of mantis shrimp burrows and currents
Timothy Mitchison Harvard Medical School Microtubule-stimulated microtubule nucleation
George O’Toole The Geisel School of Medicine at Dartmouth Analysis of polymicrobial infections in cystic fibrosis and their response to therapy
Joshua Rosenthal University of Puerto Rico Medical Sciences Plasticity of RNA editing in squid
Shana Wallace Bates College MBL Undergraduate Research program participant
Gerald Fischbach Award Scott Brady University of Illinois at Chicago Molecular mechanisms of the fast axonal transport
The Erik B. Fries Endowed Fellowship Fund Paul Forlano City University of New York, Brooklyn Neurochemical and synaptic connectivity of the auditory efferent system in a vocal fish
The M.G.F. Fuortes Memorial Fellowship Joseph Sisneros University of Washington Neural mechanisms of directional encoding for sound localizations by the fish auditory system
Albert and Ellen Grass MBL Faculty Research Award Ona Bloom; Joseph Buxbaum The Feinstein Institute; Mount Sinai School of Medicine Inhibitory pathways after spinal cord injury in lamprey
James Galbraith; Catherine Galbraith; Thomas Misgeld NIH; NIH; Technical University, Munich Investigating how AChR dynamics lead to neuromuscular junction assembly using superresolution imaging
Joseph Sisneros University of Washington Neural mechanisms of directional encoding for sound localizations by the fish auditory system
The H. Keffler Hartline and Edward F. MacNichol, Jr. Fellowship Fund Paul Forlano City University of New York, Brooklyn Neurochemical and synaptic connectivity of the auditory efferent system in a vocal fish
Jeffrey Gross University of Texas, Austin Molecular analysis of eye development in squid
The E.E. Just Endowed Research Fellowship Fund Joseph Sisneros University of Washington Neural mechanisms of directional encoding for sound localizations by the fish auditory system
Ann E. Kammer Memorial Fellowship Fund Christine Field Harvard Medical School Toward a cell-free reconstitution of cytokinesis
The Lucy B. Lemann Fellowship Fund Amy Gladfelter Dartmouth College Toward a cell-free reconstitution of cytokinesis
Kristina Mead Vetter Denison University The energetic costs and functions of mantis shrimp burrows and currents
Frank R. Lillie Award Scott Brady University of Illinois at Chicago Molecular mechanisms of the fast axonal transport
The MBL Associates Research Award Shana Wallace Bates College MBL Undergraduate Research program participant
James A. and Faith Miller Memorial Fund Gohta Goshima Nagoya University Non-centrosomal microtubule organization
Nikon Award* * non-monetary Clare Waterman National Institutes of Health The dynamics and mechanics of cytoskeletal assemblies in living cells
The Plum Foundation, John E. Dowling Fellowship Jeffrey Gross University of Texas, Austin Molecular analysis of eye development in squid
The Elisabet Samuelsson Fund George O’Toole The Geisel School of Medicine at Dartmouth Analysis of polymicrobial infections in cystic fibrosis and their response to therapy
The Evelyn and Melvin Spiegel Fellowship Award Amy Gladfelter Dartmouth College Toward a cell-free reconstitution of cytokinesis
The Burr and Susie Steinbach Fellowship Joshua Rosenthal University of Puerto Rico Medical Sciences Plasticity of RNA editing in squid