The Chuck Fear Memorial Research Grant

Contributed by: 

Pamela Fear and Family

This grant was established in 2019.

Research Grants Supported

Robert C.C. Mercer, Ph.D., 2023
Boston University School of Medicine
"The identification of PrPSc interaction partners and the characterization of their role in prion infection and/or propagation"

Maria Letizia Barreca, PhD, 2022
University of Perugia, Italy
"Blocking the Neurotoxic Activities of Mutant Prion Proteins by a Novel Class of Therapeutic Agents"

Gustavo Mostoslavsky, MD, PhD, 2019
<span style="font-family:arial,sans-serif;" font-size:16px"="">Modeling Creutzfeldt-Jakob Disease Using Human iPSC-derived Neurons
Center for Regenerative Medicine, Boston University School of Medicine