CIHD 2021 Type B Funded projects

Timothy Marvin Bahr, MS, MD

Dept of Pediatrics/Neonatology

University of Utah School of Medicine

Core – Iron and Heme, Metabolomics University of Utah

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Title: Iron deficiency in preterm neonates: prevalence, surveillance, contributing factors


Makiko Yasuda, MD, PhD

Dept of Genetics and Genomic Sciences

Icahn School of Medicine at Mt Sinai

Core – Iron and Heme Utah

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Title: Investigations of hepatic heme homeostatic mechanisms using ALAS-deficient mice


Prajwal C. Boddu, MD

Yale Cancer Center/Hematology

Yale School of Medicine

Core – Cell Prep and Analysis Yale and Iron and Heme Utah

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Title: Role of Mitoferrin-1 isoforms and intron retention in iron homeostasis and mitochondrial biology