Funding successes: June 2023

Congratulations to all members of the Department who have recently been awarded research grants. Here is our round-up of the latest funding successes.

Please note, this list comprises awards that have recently been set up on College’s grants management system, with some manual additions. It may not, therefore, include all new grants awarded to Principal Investigators in the Department.


Project Lead Co-Investigator(s) Funder Scheme Project Title  Amount 
Graham Taylor Charlotte-Eve Short UNITAID N/A DolPHIN2/2+ substudy: the vaginal microbiome and ART during pregnancy and postpartum £40,400
Paul Freemont The Eric and Wendy Schmidt Fund for Strategic Innovation N/A Understanding the need for global metrics in synthetic biology £739,00
Angelika Grundling The Leverhulme Trust Leverhulme Trust International Fellowship Bacillus LTD: Using Bacillus to Learn, Teach & Discover £42,800
Margarita Dominguez-Villar The Leona M. & Harry B. Helmsley Charitable Trust Request for proposals: Understanding and therapeutically emulating examples where individuals are naturally protected from developing t1d Immunological mechanisms underlying the genetic basis for natural T1D protection £890,000