The Ricki/Rivka Angelus Memorial Research Grant

Contributed by: 

Debbie Callif

This grant was established in 2018.

Research Grants Supported

Professor Parmjit Jat, Lecturer Melissa L.D. Rayner, and Simon Mead, PhD, 2023
MMRC Prion at UCL, Institute of Prion Diseases
"Elucidating the factors required for propagating human CJD prions"

Stephanie Booth, PhD, 2021
Public Health Agency of Canada and University of Manitoba
"Detection and characterization of rare strains of sporadic Creutzfeldt-Jakob Disease using a suite of novel biological and biochemical tools"

Dr. Simote Totauhelotu Foliaki, 2019
Cerebral neuronal dysfunction associated with human prion diseases
National Institute of Allergy and Infectious Diseases, NIH

Sylvain Lehmann, Ph.D., 2018
Innovative Human 3D Neural Network Model for the Efficient Propagation of Human Prions
Institute for Regenerative Medicine and Biotherapy, University of Montpellier, France