Funding

Dr. Roberts has received numerous funding grants through the years to conduct research at Mayo Clinic from a variety of organizations, including the National Institutes of Health, the Robert Wood Johnson Foundation, the American Gastroenterological Association Research Foundation, the American College of Gastroenterology and the Cholangiocarcinoma Foundation.

Here are some of our lab's recent research funding grants:

Investigator & Role Grant Title Funding Source Duration
Lewis R. Roberts, M.B., Ch.B., Ph.D., principal investigator Genome-wide association study (GWAS) in hepatocellular carcinoma (CA186566) National Institutes of Health 04/10/2015-03/31/2020
Lewis R. Roberts, M.B., Ch.B., Ph.D., principal investigator The role of the gut microbiome in the progression of liver cirrhosis Swedish Research Council Research Links Grant 01/01/2016-12/31/2018
Lewis R. Roberts, M.B., Ch.B., Ph.D., co-investigator Extracellular non-coding RNA biomarkers of hepatocellular cancer (TR000884-01) National Institutes of Health 09/01/2013-08/31/2018
  • Ju Dong Yang, M.D., principal investigator
  • Lewis R. Roberts, M.B., Ch.B., Ph.D., mentor
Discovery and validation of novel DNA methylation markers for the detection of perihilar cholangiocarcinoma American College of Gastroenterology Clinical Research Award 07/01/2017-06/30/2018
Lewis R. Roberts, M.B., Ch.B., Ph.D., co-investigator Regulation of molecular thermal ablative resistance in hepatocellular carcinoma (CA177686) National Institutes of Health 07/01/2017-06/30/2018