International Union of Biochemistry and Molecular Biology

Wood Whelan Awardees 2001

The fellowships are listed in the following format:


Title and duration of a research project
Recipient (Award in US$)Host supervisor


Biochemical analysis on phosphorylated forms of MARCKS in chick nervous tissues (1 month)
Flavio R. Zolessi (1019)
Laboratorio de Cultivo de Tejidos
Seccion Biologia Cellular, Facultad de Ciencias
Universidad de la Republica, Uruguay
Igua 4225, Montevideo 11400
Fax: +5982-525 8617
E-mail: fzolessi[at][dot]uy
Ulf Hellman
Ludwig Institute for Cancer Research
Box 595, SE-751 24 Uppsala
Fax: +46 18 160420
E-mail: ulf.hellman[at]licr.uu[dot]se
Mechanisms determining cell fate choice in the Drosophila olfactory system (4 months)
Mechanisms determining cell fate choice in the Drosophila olfactory system; 4 months
Sen Anindya Kumar (1500)
Department of Biological Sciences
Tata Institute of Fundamental Research
Homi Bhabha Road,
Colaba, Mumbai 400005
Fax: +91-22-2152110
E.mail: anisen[at]mailhost.tifr.res[dot]in
Andrew Jarman
Wellcome Trust Centre for Cell Biology
Institute of Cell and Molecular Biology
Michael Swann Building
Edinburgh EH9 3JR
E-mail: Andrew.Jarman[at][dot]uk
Characterization of the intracellular GLUT4 glucose transporter compartment(s) and GLUT4 traffic in cultured muscle cells (5 weeks)
Varinder K. Randhawa (469)
Hospital for Sick Children
Programme in Cell Biology
McMaster Building Room 5001
555 University Avenue, Toronto
FAX: +1-416-813-5028
E-mail: varinder[at]siskkids.on[dot]ca
Timothy McGraw
Department of Biochemistry & Structure Biology
Weill Medical College and Graduate School of Medical Sciences
Cornell University
1300 York Avenue, New York, NY 10021-4896
FAX: +1-212-746-8875
E-mail: temmcgraw[at][dot]edu
Regulation of Hid-induced apoptosis in mammalian cells (3 months)
Jishy Varghese (1270)
National Centre for Biological Sciences
Tata Institute of Fundamental Research
Bangalore 560065
Fax: +91-80-3636662
E-mail: jishy[at]ncbs.res[dot]in
Peter Vandenabeele
Department of Molecular Biology
Interuniversity Institute for Biotechnology
University of Gent (RUG)
K.L.Ledeganckstraat 35, B-9000 Gent
Fax: +32-9-2645348
E-mail: Peter.Vandenabeele[at][dot]be