Grants

Ongoing Research Support

Federal

  • Title: Mayo Clinic Clinical Research Scholars Program (CRSP) NIH K12 Grant at Mayo Clinic Rochester
    Description: The goal the training period is to consolidate the trainee's background in multi-disciplinary clinical research, through course work in clinical research methods, leadership skills and a research project.
    Principal Investigator: Rizza
    Funded By: NIH/NCRR
    Grant Number: KL2-RR024151
    Grant Duration: 7/30/2008 - 6/30/2011
    Dr. Ertekin-Taner's Role: Clinical Research Scholar
  • Title: Mayo Alzheimer’s Disease Research Center Project 3.
    Description: The major goals of this project are to identify AD risk variants that also influence gene expression in the cerebella of humans and to also identify IDE variants that influence both gene expression and AD risk.
    Principal Investigator: Petersen
    Funded By: NIH/NIA
    Grant Number: P50-AG16574
    Grant Duration: 05/01/2009 - 04/30/2014
    Dr. Ertekin-Taner's Role: Site PI
  • Title: Genome wide association study of gene expression levels in Alzheimer's disease.
    Description: The major goals of this project are to identify AD risk variants that also influence gene expression in the temporal cortex of humans.
    Principal Investigator: Ertekin-Taner
    Funded By: NIH/NIA
    Grant Number: R01-AG032990
    Grant Duration: 09/01/2009 - 08/31/2012
    Dr. Ertekin-Taner's Role: PD/PI

Foundation

  • Title: Genome-Wide Assocation Study of Endophenotypes in Late-Onset Alzheimer's Disease (LOAD).
    Principal Investigator: Ertekin-Taner
    Funded By: The Siragusa Foundation
    Grant Duration: 01/2008 - 12/2010
    Dr. Ertekin-Taner's Role: PI

Completed Research Support

Federal

  • Title: Mapping Novel Genes for Late-Onset Alzheimer’s Disease
    Description: The major goals of this project are to identify the novel LOAD gene(s) on chromosome 10 through fine-mapping and to characterize their effects on Aß production.
    Principal Investigator: Ertekin-Taner
    Funded By: NIH/NIA
    Grant Number: F32-AG20903
    Grant Duration: 05/01/2002 - 04/30/2008
    Dr. Ertekin-Taner's Role: Research Fellow

Foundation

  • Title: Discovery and Functional Assessment of Alzheimer's Disease Susceptibility Alleles in LRRTM3 and VR22 Genes.
    Description: The major goal of this project is to identify LOAD susceptibility alleles in the LRRTM3 and VR22 genes.
    Principal Investigator: Ertekin-Taner
    Funded By: Johnnie B. Byrd, Sr., Alzheimer's Center & Research Institute
    Grant Duration: 10/01/2007 - 09/30/2008
    Dr. Ertekin-Taner's Role: PI
  • Title: AFAR Research Grant Program for Postdoctoral Fellows.
    Principal Investigator: Ertekin-Taner
    Funded By: Funded by American Federation for Aging Research.
    Grant Duration: 06/2001 - 05/2003
    Dr. Ertekin-Taner's Role: PI
  • Title: Robert and Clarice Smith Post-doctoral Fellowship.
    Principal Investigator: Ertekin-Taner
    Grant Duration: 2001-2002
    Dr. Ertekin-Taner's Role: PI