The Roslin Institute
2013 BBSRC Animal Health Research Club grant. PI with Steve Bishop, Damer Blake and Fiona Tomley as Co-Is (last two at RVC). Understanding resistance and differential vaccine responses to Eimeria in the chicken - novel biomarkers and genetic control. £891,729 (of which £466,530 to Roslin).
2012 Biosciences KTN BBSRC CASE studentship with Cobb-Vantress. Identification of novel biomarkers of resistance toEimeria infection in the chicken. £90,000.
2012 Wellcome Trust Biomedical Resources grant. PI with David Hume, Dave Burt, Helen Sang and Mike McGrew as Co-Is. The National Avian Resource Facility. £625,414 (FEC £1,472,511).
2012 BBSRC National Capability Grant. The National Avian Research Facility. £1,233,696. PI.
2011 BBSRC-LINK with Aviagen. PI with Mark Stevens as Co-I. Mapping resistance to Campylobacter in the chicken. £1,245,371 (£618,707 cash, £624,664 in kind).
2011 SPASE. Transcriptome sequencing of host and pathogen during the infection process to provide fine definition of their interaction. £294,365.
2010 Biosciences KTN BBSRC CASE studentship with Aviagen. Towards selection for improved immune robustness in commercial chickens. £80,000.
2010 CEVA Sante Animale. Potentiating the efficacy of Transmune IBD. €90,000 (funds PhD student).
2010 CEVA Sante Animale. Identification of novel cytokine adjuvants. €90,000 (funds PhD student).
2009 CSF1, IL34 and the function of macrophages in avian development. BBSRC IPA with Pfizer. £86,398.
2009 Reducing the impact of infectious disease on village poultry production in Ethiopia. BBSRC/DfID CIDLID initiative. £116,029.
2008 Network of Animal Disease Infectiology Research facilities. EU. €7,890,882 (~€300,000 to Roslin).
2014 BBSRC/TSB Agri-Tech Catalyst Industry award. Co-I with Mike McGrew (PI). Genome biobanking for the optimisation of valuable broiler genetic stocks. £497,303 to Roslin.
2013 BBSRC. Co_I with Mike McGrew (PI). Gene targeting of primordial germ cells using TALEN technology to generate the first knockout transgenic chickens. £126,460.
2013 BBSRC. Co-I with David Hume, Fiona Tomley and Damer Blake (PI) (last two at RVC). Controlling enteric pathogens of poultry: host/microbiota interactions, risk assessment and effective management interventions. £789,411 (of which £375,956 to Roslin).
2012 BBSRC IPA with Hyline. Co-I with Dave Burt as PI. Genome-wide mapping and identification of genes controlling resistance to Marek's Disease virus infection in commercial layer chickens. £973,920.
2012 BBSRC IPA with Hyline. Role of AKT1 & SIVA1 in resistance to avian salmonellosis. Co-I with Mark Stevens as PI. £459,626.