Core A (Administrative Core), led by the Program's Principal Investigator, Viswanathan Natarajan, Ph.D., will provide essential administrative and secretarial support and ensure overall direction and organization of the entire Program. In addition, this Core will provide accounting support that will ensure appropriate-fiscal and scientific oversight, monitoring and compliance with federal and institutional grant management regulations, the latter through several formal mechanisms. The objectives of the Administrative core are (i) centralization of all administrative actions and financial recording keeping, (ii) to provide statistical and data processing support for the projects (iii) to prepare scientific and financial reports as required by the university and the NHLBI, (iv) to ensure that the PPG research meets the highest standards through periodic review by the internal and external review panels, (v) to facilitate the use of common resources, (vi) to foster exchange of scientific information and ideas and (vi) provide the projects and cores with a review of all expenditures on a monthly basis and deal with University Accounting and Grants offices concerning grant budgets. Core A will coordinate the inter-project, inter-departmental, and inter-institutional collaborative arrangements and evolve new arrangements as deemed necessary for the scientific progress of the Program Project as a whole. Core personnel will orchestrate monthly meetings of the project leaders that will be held to discuss scientific and administrative matters. Core A will organize regular research seminars on a weekly basis, which will allow PPG investigators to present their work in progress to other researchers. Coordinated administrative services will ensure optimal purchasing practices, facilitate communications, and promote scientific interaction.

Agency
National Institute of Health (NIH)
Institute
National Heart, Lung, and Blood Institute (NHLBI)
Type
Research Program Projects (P01)
Project #
5P01HL098050-03
Application #
8502321
Study Section
Heart, Lung, and Blood Initial Review Group (HLBP)
Project Start
Project End
Budget Start
2013-06-01
Budget End
2014-05-31
Support Year
3
Fiscal Year
2013
Total Cost
$74,381
Indirect Cost
$27,004
Name
University of Illinois at Chicago
Department
Type
DUNS #
098987217
City
Chicago
State
IL
Country
United States
Zip Code
60612
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Natarajan, Viswanathan; Ha, Alison W; Dong, Yangbasai et al. (2017) Expression profiling of genes regulated by sphingosine kinase1 signaling in a murine model of hyperoxia induced neonatal bronchopulmonary dysplasia. BMC Genomics 18:664
Huang, Long Shuang; Jiang, Peiyue; Feghali-Bostwick, Carol et al. (2017) Lysocardiolipin acyltransferase regulates TGF-? mediated lung fibroblast differentiation. Free Radic Biol Med 112:162-173
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Sysol, Justin R; Natarajan, Viswanathan; Machado, Roberto F (2016) PDGF induces SphK1 expression via Egr-1 to promote pulmonary artery smooth muscle cell proliferation. Am J Physiol Cell Physiol 310:C983-92
Camp, Sara M; Chiang, Eddie T; Sun, Chaode et al. (2016) ""Pulmonary Endothelial Cell Barrier Enhancement by Novel FTY720 Analogs: Methoxy-FTY720, Fluoro-FTY720, and ?-Glucuronide-FTY720"". Chem Phys Lipids 194:85-93
Harijith, Anantha; Pendyala, Srikanth; Ebenezer, David L et al. (2016) Hyperoxia-induced p47phox activation and ROS generation is mediated through S1P transporter Spns2, and S1P/S1P1&2 signaling axis in lung endothelium. Am J Physiol Lung Cell Mol Physiol 311:L337-51
Fu, Panfeng; Ebenezer, David L; Berdyshev, Evgeny V et al. (2016) Role of Sphingosine Kinase 1 and S1P Transporter Spns2 in HGF-mediated Lamellipodia Formation in Lung Endothelium. J Biol Chem 291:27187-27203
Jiang, Ying; Sverdlov, Maria S; Toth, Peter T et al. (2016) Phosphatidic Acid Produced by RalA-activated PLD2 Stimulates Caveolae-mediated Endocytosis and Trafficking in Endothelial Cells. J Biol Chem 291:20729-38
Ebenezer, David L; Fu, Panfeng; Natarajan, Viswanathan (2016) Targeting sphingosine-1-phosphate signaling in lung diseases. Pharmacol Ther 168:143-157

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