Funding

Wu lab research has been funded by following institutes listed below. We appreciate very much their generosity and support. If you are interested in supporting Wu lab research to battle brain diseases, please contact Long-Jun Wu directly.  


National Institutes of Health U19 grant (NIA, U19AG069701)

06/01/2021-05/31/2026, PI (Bu, Goate, Holtzman)                                                 

Title: Biology and pathology of apoE in aging and Alzheimer's disease


Preclinical Research Contract (Abbott Inc.)

03/15/2021-03/14/2022, PI (Wu)                                                 

Title: Microglial mechanism of neuromodulation on neuropathic pain


National Institutes of Health R21 grant (NIA, R21AG064159)

10/01/2020-08/31/2022, PI (Wu)                                                 

Title: Neuroprotective function of microglial TREM2 in TDP43-related neurodegeneration


National Institutes of Health R56 grant (NINDS, R56NS114117)

09/15/2020-08/31/2021, PI (Scarisbrick)                                                 

Title: Role of protease activated receptors in spinal cord injury repair


National Institutes of Health R01 grant (NINDS, R01NS110949)

06/01/2020-04/20/2025, PI (Wu, Lennon)                                                 

Title: The role of microglia in neuromyelitis optica


National Institutes of Health R01 grant (NINDS, R01NS110825)

05/15/2020-04/30/2025, PI (Wu J, Wu LJ)                                                 

Title: The function and mechanisms of voltage-gated proton channel Hv1 in spinal cord injury


National Institutes of Health R01 grant (NIA, R01AG066395)

02/01/2020-12/31/2024, PI (Bu, Zhao)                                                 

Title: TREM2-mediated microglial dynamic function in Alzheimer's disease


National Institutes of Health R01 grant (NINDS, R01NS112144)

09/01/2019-07/31/2024, PI (Worrel, Wang, Wu)                                                 

Title: The glial mechanism for electrical brain stimulation


National Institutes of Health R01 grant (NINDS, R01NS088627)

05/01/2014-02/29/2024, PI (Wu)                                                 

Title: The role of microglia in epilepsy


National Institutes of Health R21 grant (NIDCR, R21DE025689)

07/01/2016-08/31/2019, PI (Wu)                                                 

Title: Studying microglial function using cell ablation approaches


National Institutes of Health R21 grant (NIMH, R21MH108994)

08/01/2016-07/31/2018, PI (Kusnecov)                                                 

Title: Role of orphanin in the behavioral and neuroinflammatory response to stress


New Jersey CSCR Exploratory Research grant (CSCR15ERG015)

07/01/2015-06/30/2017, PI (Wu)

Title: The role of Hv1 proton channel in secondary spinal damage and central neuropathic pain after spinal cord injury


Lundbeck USA Seed Fund

02/01/2015-01/31/2016, PI (Wu)

Title: The role of microglial P2X7 in neuropathic pain


Michael J Fox Foundation Target Validation Grant

12/01/2013-11/30/2015, PI (Richardson, Wu)

Title: Target voltage-gated proton channel Hv1 for neuroprotection


American Heart Association Scientist Development Grant (11SDG7340011)

07/01/2011-06/30/2015, PI (Wu)

Title: Voltage-gated proton channel, Hv1, contributes to brain damage in ischemic stroke