Awards, Grants, and Patents

Awards

Date Award
1998 Excellent Prize of the President Scholarship, Chinese Academy of Sciences
1999 First Place of Liu Yongling Scholarship, Chinese Academy of Sciences
1999 First Place of Tan Jiazhen-JiuyuanLife Sciences Scholarship, FudanUniversity
2000 First Place of Shanghai-Unilever Scholarship, Unilever Ltd.
2001 Second Place of Beckman Coulter Life Sciences Scholarship, Beckman Coulter
2002-05 American Heart Association Postdoctoral Fellow
2005-09 American Heart Association Scientist Development Grant Awardee

Grants

0535552N
07/01/05-06/30/09
American Heart Association
Role of Type Igamma Phosphatidylinositol Phosphate Kinase in Endothelial Cell Adherens Junction Formation.

Patents

Patent P03323US, pending, Ling, K. Ari Firestone. Bairstow, S.F., Xudong Shi and Anderson, R.A. (2004) Screening Method for Identifying An Agent That Modulates PIPKIgamma Trafficking of E-cadherin.

Patent P03075US, Ling, K., Doughman, R.L., Firestone, A.F., and Anderson R.A. (2002) Type I Phosphatidylinositol Phosphate Kinase Targets to and Regulates Focal Adhesions.