Completed Research Funding

LUEREC Funding - 08.01.16

Loyola, LU206998
Brubaker 04/01/15 - 03/31/17
Recurrent Urinary Tract Infection: Linking the Host Genome and to the Urinary Microbiota
To determine relationships between the host genome and bacteria of the bladder.
ICA Pilot Research Program Grant
Bresler 06/01/14 - 05/31/16
Acupuncture for Female Interstitial Cystitis/Painful Bladder Syndrome and Its Effect on the Urinary Microbiome: A Randomized Controlled Trial
NIH, OWHR 1R56DK104718-01
Brubaker, Wolfe 07/01/15 - 06/30/16
The Female Urinary Microbiome and Urinary Incontinence
Loyola, Multidisciplinary Grant
Putonti, Wolfe 06/01/15 - 08/31/16
Development of Computational Tools for Analysis of the Complex Ecological Niche of the Human Bladder
NIH/NICHD, R21DK097435
Wolfe, Brubaker, Gai 09/15/13 - 08/31/16
Urinary Bacterial Communities in Urge Incontinence Women
Falk Foundation Translational Grant
Le 10/01/13 - 06/30/15
Human Urothelium Homeostasis: Functions of IL22 and Microbiota 
To learn how the cytokine IL22 influences the microbiota of the urinary tract. No overlap.
Astellas Scientific and Medical Affairs, Inc.
Astellas Scientific and Medical Affairs Inc., VESI-12D01
Wolfe 07/15/12 - 12/31/14
Knowledge of urinary microbes may improve OAB treatment success
To determine if the urinary microbiome influences the ability of OAB patients to respond successfully to the OAB treatment.
NIH/NICHD, 2U10 HD41250
Brubaker, Wolfe 11/01/12 - 06/30/14
ABC Study, Microbiome Project
To determine if microbiota in lower urinary tract of women affect the response to overactive bladder treatment.
NIH/UITN, U01-DK58229
Wolfe, Brubaker 02/01/14 - 06/30/14
The Microbial Milieu to Female Stress Urinary Incontinence
To use urine specimens previously collected from participations in trials of the NIDDK’s Urinary Incontinence Treatment Network to understand changes in the urinary microbiome related to stress urinary incontinence.
Falk Foundation Translational Research Award Wolfe, Brubaker 2010 - 2012
Bacterial urinary colonization and the risk of urinary tract infection
Loyola, RFC Translational Research Award Wolfe, Brubaker 2009 - 2010
Bacterial Profiling of the Lower Urinary Tract