International Union of Biochemistry and Molecular Biology

Wood Whelan Awardees 2002

The fellowships are listed in the following format:


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


Structure-function relationship in E. coli pyridoxine 5’-phosphate oxidase (1.5 months)
Martino di Salvo (665)
Department of Biological Science
University of Rome La Sapienza
Via Festo Avieno, 73.00136,
E-mail: martino.disalvo[at]uniroma1[dot]it
Verne Schirch
Department of Biochem .& Mol.Biophysics
Virginia Commonwealth University
E-mail: schirch[at]mail2.vcu[dot]edu
The innate complement systems of cod and halibut (2 months)
Sigrun Lange (774)
Institute for Experimental Pathology
University of Iceland
Keldur v. Vesturlandsveg, 112
Fax: +354-5674714
E.mail: sigrunl[at]hi[dot]is
Alister W. Dodds
MRC Immunochemistry Unit
Department of Biochemistry
University of Oxford
South Parks Road, OX1 3QU
E-mail: alister.dodds[at][dot]uk
Study on changes in the cellular protein levels upon overexpression of BRCA1 in a mammalian cell line (3 months)
Smita Lakhotia (1590)
Department of Microbiology & Cell Biology
Indian Institute of Science
Bangalore 560012
E-mail: slakhotia2000[at]yahoo[dot]com
Arul Chinnaiyan
Department of Pathology
The University of Michigan Health Center
Ann Arbor, Michigan 48109-0602
E-mail: arul[at]umich[dot]edu
Molecular interaction of Rab22a with Rab5/Rab7 in the regulation of endosomal trafficking (3 months)
Rosana Mesa (952)
Instituto de Histologia y Embriologia
CONICET Casilla de correo 56
Facultad de Ciencias Medicas
Universidad Nacional de Cuyo
Mendoza 5500
E-mail: rmesa[at][dot]ar
Philip D. Stahl
Department of Cell Biology and Physiology
Washington University School of Medicine
University Medical Center, Campus Box 8228
660 S.Euclid Ave.
St. Louis, Missouri 63110-1093
E-mail: pstahl[at]cellbio.wustl[dot]edu
Laser flash photolysis measurements of Anabaena FNR mutants t position Tyr303 (1 month)
Isabel Nogues (934)
Department of Biochemistry &
Molecular and cellular Biophysics
University of Zaragoza
50009 Zaragoza
E-mail: 408182[at]docto.unizar[dot]es
Gordon Tollin
Department of Biochemistry & Mol. Biophysics
Biosciences West Bldg., Rm 449
University of Arizona
Tucson, AZ 85721
E-mail: jkhurley[at]u.arizona[dot]edu