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The Davey L. Kock Memorial Research Grant

Contributed by: Janine Kock

Established in 2015

Research Grants Supported

Simon Mead, PhD

Grant Title:
Genome-wide association study (GWAS) of age at clinical onset in inherited prion disease (genetic CJD)

Location:
University College London (UCL) Institute of Prion Diseases

Grant Year: 2021

Dr. Hermann Clemens Altmeppen

Grant Title:
“Investigating the Potential of the Neuroprotective N1 Fragment of the Prion Protein as a New Treatment Against Prion Diseases”

Location:
Institute of Neuropathology, University Medical Center – Eppendorf, Hamburg, Germany

Grant Year:
2018

Sylvain Lehmann, Ph.D.

Grant Title:
“Innovative Human 3D Neural Network Model for the Efficient Propagation of Human Prions”

Location:
Institute for Regenerative Medicine and Biotherapy, University of Montpellier, France

Grant Year:
2018

Byron Caughey, Ph.D.

Grant Title:
Antisense Oligonucleotides to delay or prevent onset of prion disease in mice

Location:
National Institute of Allergy and Infectious Diseases, National Institute of Health

Grant Year:
2016

Emiliano Biasini, PhD

Grant Title:
Pharmacological Chaperones for the Cellular Prion Protein

Location:
Center for Integrative Biology (CIBIO) at the University of Trento, Italy

Grant Year:
2015

Wen-Quan Zou, M.D., Ph.D.

Grant Title:
Developing Therapeutics for CJD Using Patient-Specific iPSC-Derived Neurons

Location:
National Prion Disease Pathology Surveillance Center, Case Western Reserve University School of Medicine Cleveland, Ohio

Grant Year:
2015