The Robert Dodd Memorial Research Grant

Contributed by: 

Kathleen Dodd and Family

This grant was established in 2016.

Research Grants Supported

Anna Poleggi, PhD, 2020
Istituto Superiore di Sanità, Dept. of Neuroscience, Rome
“Investigating the influence of CYP4X1 gene on age at onset of CJD as potential preventive therapeutic approach”

Dr. Emmanuelle Vire, 2019
Investigating the relevance of blood DNA methylation signals for disease management in CJD
Medical Research Council (MRC) Prion Unit at University College London

David A. Harris, M.D., Ph.D., 2018
Highly Synergistic Combination Therapy for Prion Diseases
Department of Biochemistry, Boston University School of Medicine

Zuzana Krejciova, Ph.D., 2016
Human Stem Cell Derived Neural Models for sCJD Prion Propagation and Drug Discovery
Institute for Neurodegenerative Diseases, University of California
San Francisco, California