We would like to recognize the following recipients for the 2017 Pilot and Feasibility Seed Grant Award. Congratulations, we look forward to seeing your exciting studies progress!
PI: Dr. Reza Ardehali, Associate Professor of Cardiology, UCLA
“The Role of Cardiac Pericytes in the Development and Progression of DMD Cardiomyopathy”
PI: Marino DiFranco, Adjunct Professor and Research Physiologist, Department of Physiology, UCLA
“Mechanical Assessment of the Efficacy of Gene Therapy Approaches to Restore Function in Dystrophin-Deficient Muscles"
PI: Jonathan Wanagat, Assistant Professor of Medicine, Division of Geriatrics, UCLA
"Quantitative Imaging of the Dystrophin-Glycoprotein Complex”