- Ann Moormann, PhD, MPH, associate professor of pediatrics and quantitative health sciences: National Cancer Institute, T Cell Immunity in Endemic Burkitt Lymphoma, one year, $107,589, recommended for three more years, $1.4 million
- Celia A. Schiffer, PhD, professor of biochemistry & molecular pharmacology: National Institute of General Medical Sciences, Targeting Ensembles of Drug Resistant HIV-Protease, two years, $600,000*
- Greenfield Sluder, PhD, professor of cell biology: National Institute of General Medical Sciences, Centrosome Reduplication and Consequences of Cleavage Failure/Prolonger Mitosis, two years, $186,599
- George B. Witman, PhD, the George F. Booth Chair in the Basic Sciences and professor of cell biology: National Institute of General Medical Sciences, Flagellar Motility and Assembly, one year, $91,850*
- Robert Thomas Woodland, PhD, associate professor of molecular genetics & microbiology: National Institute of Allergy and Infectious Diseases, HIV Vaccine Development, one year, $338,656, recommended for four more years, $1.6 million
*These NIH funds were awarded under the American Recovery and Reinvestment Act (ARRA) of 2009. Multiple funding options exist under the ARRA, including accelerating ongoing science by supplementing existing grants and funding new grants that are likely to produce results within two years.