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Recent Thematic and Young Investigator projects

Projects contracted in October and November 2013

Thematic projects
High-energy nuclear physics at RHIC and LHC
Principal Investigator: Alejandro Szanto de Toledo
Institution: Physics Institute/USP
Grant Number: 2012/04583-8
Term: 11/01/2013 to 10/31/2018

An integrated structure to analyze local decision-making and adaptive capacity for large-scale environmental change: case studies of communities in Brazil and the United Kingdom. (FAPESP/Belmont Forum)
Principal Investigator: José Antonio Marengo Orsini
Institution: National Institute for Space Research (INPE)/MCTI
Grant Number: 2012/51876-0
Term: 09/01/2013 to 08/31/2016

Lectin from pathogens
Principal Investigator: Maria Cristina Roque Antunes Barreira
Institution: Ribeirão Preto School of Medicine/USP
Grant Number: 2013/04088-0
Term: 11/01/2013 to 10/31/2017

Interfacial chemistry: drugs, peptides and enzyme interactions with membrane models
Principal Investigator: Iolanda Midea Cuccovia
Institution: Chemistry Institute/USP
Grant Number: 2013/08166-5
Term: 11/01/2013 to 10/31/2018

São Paulo Excellence Chairs (Spec)
Awards Social and environmental processes that accompany the construction of the Belo Monte hydroelectric dam, Altamira, PA
Principal Investigator: Emilio Federico Moran
Institution: Center for Environmental Studies and Research/ Unicamp
Grant Number: 2012/51465-0
Term: 09/01/2013 to 08/31/2018

Young Investigator Awards
Development, biocompatibility and permeation studies on gel formulations of poly-epsilon-caprolactone nanocapsules containing local anesthetics
Principal Investigator: Michelle Franz Montan Braga Leite
Institution: Piracicaba Dental School/Unicamp
Grant Number: 2012/06974-4
Term: 11/01/2013 to 10/31/2016

W3 and W9 fatty acids as inflammatory pathway blockers through the GPR120 receptor: a multi-organic approach
Principal Investigator: Dennys Esper Correa Cintra
Institution: School of Applied Sciences/Unicamp
Grant Number: 2012/07129-6
Term: 11/01/2013 to 10/31/2016

Metagenomics and metatranscriptomics of the microbial community involved in the transformation of organic carbon in mangrove sediments of São Paulo State
Principal Investigator: Rodrigo Gouvea Taketani
Institution: Embrapa Meio Ambiente/Embrapa
Grant Number: 2013/03158-4
Term: 11/01/2013 to 10/31/2017

Oxindole alkaloids from Uncaria tomentosa: biosynthetic studies and alkaloids analogues obtained by precursor-directed biosynthesis
Principal Investigator: Adriana Aparecida Lopes
Institution: University of Ribeirão Preto – Ribeirão Preto Campus/Unaerp
Grant Number: 2013/07349-9
Term: 01/01/2014 to 12/31/2017

Pharmacogenetic evaluation of cardiovascular system drugs focusing on implementation
Principal Investigator: Paulo Caleb Junior de Lima Santos
Institution: Heart Institute (InCor)/SSSP
Grant Number: 2013/09295-3
Term: 10/01/2013 to 09/30/2016

Action of the psychologist on the topic of race/ethnicity relations: a study in the Metropolitan Region of São Paulo
Principal Investigator: Alessandro de Oliveira dos Santos
Institution: Institute of Psychology/USP
Grant Number: 2013/11199-2
Term: 10/01/2013 to 09/30/2015

Comparative genomics of Trypanosomatidae
Principal Investigator: João Marcelo Pereira Alves
Institution: Biomedical Sciences Institute/USP
Grant Number: 2013/14622-3
Term: 11/01/2013 to 10/31/2017