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Innovation Seed Grants July 2022

Shasha Chong & Dr. Noah Federman (UCLA) - Quantitative Imaging-Based Drug Screen for Targeted Treatment of Ewing Sarcoma

Julia Greer & Dr. Steven Hetts (UCSF) - Additively Manufactured Magnetic Filters for Magnetic Nanoparticle Sequestration Subsequent to Transarterial Chemoembolization 

Henry Lester, Wei Gao, Steve Mayo & Neal Benowitz (UCSF) - Minimally Invasive and Non-invasive Personal Pharmacokinetics of Abused Drugs

Dianne Newman & Brian Stoltz - Development of a specific inhibitor of the Pseudomonas aeruginosa Nqr dehydrogenase for biofilm control

Matt Thomson, Dr. Alex Xu, Dr. Akil Merchant & Dr. Joshua Sasine (Cedars-Sinai) - Rewiring cold tumor signaling environments to boost T-cell infiltration with spatial proteomics and T-cell migration models

YC Tai & Dr. Sunghoon Kim (UCSF) - Long-term Intracranial Pressure (ICP) Sensor for Smart Hydrocephalus Shunt