|From left: Dr. Giuliani, Dr. Ashihara, Dr. Durie, Dr. O'Nuallian, Dr. Mutis |
The IMF is proud to announce the recipients of the 2006 Brian D. Novis Research Grants. The grants were awarded at the IMF Scientific Advisors Meeting held in December in Atlanta, Georgia.
Recipient of IMF Japan Aki Award:
Recipients of Brian D. Novis Junior Grants worth $40,000:
- "Targeting different active sites of proteasomes in multiple myeloma cells"
Dr. Alexei Kisselev
Norris Cotton Cancer Center
Dartmouth College, Hanover, New Hampshire
- "A novel therapeutic strategy for Patients for systemic primary Amyloidosis: Identification of Drugs that inhibit light chain fibrosis"
Dr. Brian O'Nuallian
University of Tennessee Medical Center
- "Novel Therapeutic Antibodies for Multiple Myeloma"
Dr. Giovanni Tonon
Dana Farber Cancer Institute
- "Role of WNT and RUNX2 Pathways in the inhibitions of osteoblasts in MM patients"
Dr. Nicola Giuliani
University of Parma
Recipient of Brian D. Novis Senior Grant worth $80,000:
Recipient of Senior Award for 2006 Funding worth $80,000:
- Proteomics Team
Dr. David Agus
Cedars Sinai Comprehensive Cancer Center
Los Angeles, California