Date Funded: 12/02

Funded To: Mahmut Y. Celiker, MD, Jeffrey Lipton, MD, PhD, Steven Arkin, MD, and Adrianna Vlachos, MD, of Schneider Children’s Hospital, New Hyde Park, New York. Project Title: Gene Expression During Erythropoiesis in Diamond-Blackfan Anemia.

Date Funded: 12/02

Funded To: Kathleen M. Sakamoto, MD, of the University of California, Los Angeles Project Title: AML in Diamond-Blackfan Anemia: Molecular Basis and Therapeutic Strategies.

Date Funded: 12/02

Funded To: BioIron Society Project Title: BioIron 2003 World Congress on Iron Metabolism at the National Institutes of Health, Bethesda, MD.

Date Funded: 4/02

Funded To: Jeffrey M. Lipton, M.D., PhD, Schneider Children’s Hospital, NY Project Title: The Diamond-Blackfan Anemia Registry: A Tool for Investigating the Epidemiology of Diamond-Blackfan Anemia.

Date Funded: 2/02

Funded To: Daniella Maria Arturi Foundation Project Title: The Diamond Blackfan Anemia Fourth International Consensus Conference Project.

Date Funded: 11/02

Funded To: Dr. Gil Tchernia of Bicetre Hospital, France. Project Title: Study the role of ribosomal protein S19 (RPS19).