Vitamin D supplementation protects against bone loss following inhalant organic dust and lipopolysaccharide exposures in mice

Anand Dusad, Geoffrey M. Thiele, Lynell W. Klassen, Dong Wang, Michael J. Duryee, Ted R. Mikuls, Elizabeth B. Staab, Todd A. Wyatt, William W. West, Stephen J. Reynolds, Debra J. Romberger, Jill A. Poole
2015 Immunologic research  
An essential program within CS-CASH is the Pilot/Feasibility Projects and Emerging Issues Program, which supports pilot and feasibility projects, with the goal of enabling investigators to collect preliminary data to support submission of grant applications for independent, longer-term, larger projects related to agricultural safety and health. The central hypothesis of this program is that pilot and/or feasibility projects funded from this Center will result in subsequent grant submissions to
more » ... IOSH or other funding agencies to advance agricultural health and safety research. The projects selected for support by this program must address a critical issue in agricultural safety and health and clearly lead to future, more extensive study of the selected critical issue. In first five years of funding 26 pilot projects have been funded by CS-CASH.  Year 1 -5 Pilot Projects funded with $60,000 contributed by the UNMC Vice Chancellor of Research.  Year 2 -7 Pilot Projects funded with $40,000 contributed by the UNMC Vice Chancellor of Research.  Year 3 -4 Pilot Projects funded.  Year 4 -5 Pilot Projects funded with $40,000 contributed by the UNMC Vice Chancellor of Research.  Year 5 -5 Pilot Projects funded with $40,000 contributed by the UNMC Vice Chancellor of Research.
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