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    Sirianni Laboratory Funding

    Pathogen-inspired drug delivery to motor neurons (Aug 2014 – Jul 2016)

    Congressionally Directed Medical Research Program (CDMRP)

    Department of Defense (DoD)


    Expanding therapeutic options for glioblastoma (Nov 2013 – Dec 2015)

    Subcontract: Delivery of targeted therapeutics

    Ben and Catherine Ivy Foundation

    Translational Genomics Research Institute


    Individual Fellowships

    Modulating retinoid signaling as a therapeutic approach for ALS (Aug 2015 – Jul 2017)

    The ALS Association, Milton Safenowitz Postdoctoral Fellowship

    Awarded to: Dr. David X. Medina

    Development of targeted delivery of estrogen to examine its effect on cognitive function (Jul 2014 – May 2017)

    National Science Foundation, Graduate Research Fellowship

    Awarded to: Alesia Prakapenka

    About Barrow

    Since our doors opened as a regional specialty center in 1962, we have grown into one of the premier destinations in the world for neurology and neurosurgery. Our experienced, highly skilled, and comprehensive team of neurological specialists can provide you with a complete spectrum of care–from diagnosis through outpatient neurorehabilitation–under one roof. Barrow Neurological Institute: Discover. Educate. Heal.