Funded Research

Funded // 2018–2019 Funding Round

Enhanced Spatially-Inclusive Mobility Approaches for Charlottesville’s Priority Populations and Communities

This project leverages current mobility resources while future proofing the transportation system to overcome spatial/transportation mismatch that affect vulnerable populations.
Public Health; Environmental Health (Public Health); Public Policy
Trio Funded
Funded // 2018–2019 Funding Round

Role of innate immunity in impaired neurodevelopment during zika virus infection

We will study neuroprogenitors by intraventricular injection of ZIKV into fetus of pregnant mice. We will assess the inflammatory signaling with high-throughput protein kinase/phosphatase assay.
Trio Funded