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High Impact Research Project Award

2019 (Cycle 28)
Cannabis and Tobacco Co-Use and the Developing Brain 2019 (Cycle 28) $928,325
University of California, San Diego Neuroscience of Nicotine Addiction and Treatment

Lung cancer cell response to Cdk4/6 inhibition 2019 (Cycle 28) $1,047,491
University of California, Santa Cruz Cancer

Are smokers switching to vaping at lower risk for cancer? 2019 (Cycle 28) $1,229,278
University of Southern California Environmental Exposure/Toxicology

Molecular Pathogenesis & Therapy for Critical Limb Ischemia 2019 (Cycle 28) $935,403
University of California, San Francisco Cardiovascular and Cerebrovascular Disease

Implementation Research to Cut Colorectal Cancer Disparities 2019 (Cycle 28) $910,175
University of California, Los Angeles Tobacco-Use Prevention and Cessation

Economic Impact of Proposition 56 on Low-Income Californians 2019 (Cycle 28) $917,959
University of California, San Francisco State and Local Tobacco Control Policy Research

MRI-Derived Risk Maps to Predict Prostate Cancer Progression 2019 (Cycle 28) $924,132
University of California, San Francisco Cancer

Effects of Cigarette Smoking & Vaping on Heart Attack 2019 (Cycle 28) $1,066,980
Huntington Medical Research Institute Cardiovascular and Cerebrovascular Disease

Health behaviors of 18-39 yo survivors of childhood cancers 2019 (Cycle 28) $670,328
University of Southern California Tobacco-Use Prevention and Cessation

Obsessive-Compulsive Symptoms and Tobacco Dependence 2019 (Cycle 28) $1,235,906
University of Southern California Tobacco-Use Prevention and Cessation

Exposure to Marijuana Smoking: the Effect of Proximity 2019 (Cycle 28) $1,137,361
Stanford University Environmental Exposure/Toxicology

The role of PKDs in atherosclerosis & coronary heart disease 2019 (Cycle 28) $933,858
University of California, San Diego Cardiovascular and Cerebrovascular Disease

Measuring Environmental Tobacco and Cannabis 2019 (Cycle 28) $907,034
University of California, San Francisco Environmental Exposure/Toxicology

Tobacco Policies and Disparities: California vs. the US 2019 (Cycle 28) $933,303
University of California, San Diego State and Local Tobacco Control Policy Research

Stemness suppressors to combat aggressive breast cancers 2019 (Cycle 28) $933,655
University of California, San Diego Cancer

The effect of tobacco on oral mucosal renewal & regeneration 2019 (Cycle 28) $934,501
University of California, San Francisco Oral Disease and Dental Health

Smoking reinstatement in major depressive disorder 2019 (Cycle 28) $1,215,153
University of Southern California Tobacco-Use Prevention and Cessation

Proximity to cannabis retailers & adolescent use 2019 (Cycle 28) $1,237,497
University of Southern California Tobacco-Use Prevention and Cessation

Therapeutic targeting to inhibit lung fibrosis progression 2019 (Cycle 28) $925,286
University of California, Davis Pulmonary Disease

E-Cigs Excite the Human Splenocardiac Axis: Role of Nicotine 2019 (Cycle 28) $935,983
University of California, Los Angeles Cardiovascular and Cerebrovascular Disease

Neuroinflammation and Smoking Cessation Treatment Response 2019 (Cycle 28) $1,066,612
Veterans Medical Research Foundation Neuroscience of Nicotine Addiction and Treatment

Genetic relationship between impulsivity and nicotine abuse 2019 (Cycle 28) $935,550
University of California, San Diego Neuroscience of Nicotine Addiction and Treatment

Smoking Cessation in California Medicaid Programs 2019 (Cycle 28) $587,017
University of California, San Diego State and Local Tobacco Control Policy Research

GLP-1 Hormone in Severe Asthma 2019 (Cycle 28) $937,500
University of California, Davis Pulmonary Disease

Systemic aging and salivary stem cells 2019 (Cycle 28) $934,778
University of California, San Francisco Oral Disease and Dental Health

Tobacco and Cannabis Intervention for Young Black MSM 2019 (Cycle 28) $1,106,197
California State University, Long Beach Foundation Tobacco-Use Prevention and Cessation

Genotoxic effects of alternative tobacco products & alcohol 2019 (Cycle 28) $1,297,500
Beckman Research Institute of the City of Hope Environmental Exposure/Toxicology

Tobacco regulation of amyloidogenic diseases 2019 (Cycle 28) $1,098,139
Stanford University Cardiovascular and Cerebrovascular Disease

Role of DNA damage in Pulmonary Artery Hypertension 2019 (Cycle 28) $937,500
University of California, San Francisco Pulmonary Disease

2018 (Cycle 27)
Tobacco smoking and inborn genetics: effects on leukemogenes 2018 (Cycle 27) $1,215,889
University of Southern California Cancer

Human iPSCs for Elucidating Cardiovascular Risks of E-Cigare 2018 (Cycle 27) $1,177,500
Stanford University Cardiovascular and Cerebrovascular Disease

Tobacco Exposure and Asthma Disparity in Minority Children 2018 (Cycle 27) $935,584
University of California, San Francisco Pulmonary Disease

S-Nitrosylation of DNMTs in epigenetic regulation of tumors 2018 (Cycle 27) $1,448,303
Scripps Research Institute Cancer

Natural Products for the Treatment of Never Smoker Lung Canc 2018 (Cycle 27) $935,133
University of California, Santa Cruz Environmental Exposure/Toxicology

Smoking in California drug treatment: A policy intervention 2018 (Cycle 27) $931,110
University of California, San Francisco State and Local Tobacco Control Policy Research

Redefining KRAS dependency as a stress-inducible state 2018 (Cycle 27) $935,535
University of California, San Diego Environmental Exposure/Toxicology

Marijuana Dispensaries and Adolescents' Use of Marijuana and 2018 (Cycle 27) $875,649
University of California, San Diego Tobacco-Use Prevention and Cessation

Pulmonary Innate Lymphoid Cells and airway inflammation in C 2018 (Cycle 27) $937,500
University of California, Davis Pulmonary Disease

Vaping Nicotine and Cannabis in Adolescence and Early Adulth 2018 (Cycle 27) $1,230,250
University of Southern California Tobacco-Use Prevention and Cessation

Exposure to Tobacco, E-Cigarette, and Marijuana in Multi-Uni 2018 (Cycle 27) $1,095,903
San Diego State University Research Foundation Environmental Exposure/Toxicology

Tobacco Smoke Exposure and Atrial Fibrillation 2018 (Cycle 27) $903,503
University of California, San Francisco Cardiovascular and Cerebrovascular Disease

Parkin-mediated mitochondrial quality control and cardiovasc 2018 (Cycle 27) $937,500
University of California, San Diego Cardiovascular and Cerebrovascular Disease

DEVELOPMENTAL NICOTINE EXPOSURE: NEUROTRANSMITTER PLASTICITY 2018 (Cycle 27) $926,775
University of California, San Diego Neuroscience of Nicotine Addiction and Treatment

Impact of new policies on young adult tobacco and marijuana 2018 (Cycle 27) $908,748
University of California, San Francisco State and Local Tobacco Control Policy Research

Improving diagnostic and therapeutic imaging tools for COPD 2018 (Cycle 27) $919,571
University of California, Los Angeles Pulmonary Disease

Evaluation of the Tobacco Prevention Toolkit 2018 (Cycle 27) $1,175,996
Stanford University Tobacco-Use Prevention and Cessation

Effects of nicotine e-cigarette self-administration on addic 2018 (Cycle 27) $1,377,035
Scripps Research Institute Neuroscience of Nicotine Addiction and Treatment

SRF Phosphorylation and the Progression to Heart Failure 2018 (Cycle 27) $1,209,921
Stanford University Cardiovascular Disease

Immune reactivity across the spectrum of disease in lung ade 2018 (Cycle 27) $937,158
University of California, Los Angeles Environmental Exposure/Toxicology

Toxicants and Cardiovascular Effects: Cannabis vs Tobacco 2018 (Cycle 27) $929,782
University of California, San Francisco Environmental Exposure/Toxicology

E-cigarette vaping, chemical composition and lung toxicity 2018 (Cycle 27) $910,493
University of California, Davis Environmental Exposure/Toxicology

Role of a Critical Cell Surface Molecule in Tobacco-induced 2018 (Cycle 27) $1,002,925
Palo Alto Veterans Institute for Research Pulmonary Disease

2017 (Cycle 26)
Project Towards No Nicotine: Afterschool Tobacco Use Prevent 2017 (Cycle 26) $397,095
University of California, Los Angeles Tobacco-Use Prevention and Cessation

Barriers and Supports for Smoking Cessation: Latinos in Addi 2017 (Cycle 26) $498,793
HBSA, Inc. Tobacco-Related Health Disparities

Longitudinal Effects of Nicotine on the Developing Adolescen 2017 (Cycle 26) $65,130
University of California, Los Angeles Neuroscience of Nicotine Addiction and Treatment

Is Electronic Cigarette Aerosol Residue Hazardous? 2017 (Cycle 26) $385,491
University of California, Riverside Environmental Exposure/Toxicology

Lung Cancer Screening: A Multilevel Intervention 2017 (Cycle 26) $374,770
University of California, San Francisco Early Diagnosis of Tobacco-Related Cancer

Tobacco and Marijuana Co-Use Among Emerging Adults in Califo 2017 (Cycle 26) $466,934
RAND Corporation Tobacco-Related Health Disparities

Readiness for and obstacles to California?s tobacco endgame 2017 (Cycle 26) $374,772
University of California, San Francisco State and Local Tobacco Control Policy Research

An IFN-gamma/mast cell axis in THS-exacerbated allergic airw 2017 (Cycle 26) $478,312
Stanford University Environmental Exposure/Toxicology

Triangulum (Tobacco, E-Cigarettes, Marijuana) SHS exposure i 2017 (Cycle 26) $495,000
University of Southern California State and Local Tobacco Control Policy Research

Did CTCP impact on youth affect lifetime cigarettes smoked? 2017 (Cycle 26) $187,175
University of California, San Diego State and Local Tobacco Control Policy Research

Southern California Vape Shop Reactions to New Policies 2017 (Cycle 26) $495,000
University of Southern California State and Local Tobacco Control Policy Research

Nicotine metabolism and predicting lung cancer risk in Afric 2017 (Cycle 26) $496,005
University of Southern California Early Diagnosis of Tobacco-Related Cancer

Double-strand Break by THS: Implications for Tobacco Cancer 2017 (Cycle 26) $581,626
Lawrence Berkeley National Laboratory Environmental Exposure/Toxicology

The impact of price on the demand for electronic cigarettes 2017 (Cycle 26) $374,677
University of California, San Francisco State and Local Tobacco Control Policy Research

Impacts of Electronic Cigarette Emissions on Indoor Air Qual 2017 (Cycle 26) $373,096
University of California, Los Angeles Environmental Exposure/Toxicology

Put It Out Project for Sexual and Gender Minority Smokers 2017 (Cycle 26) $386,973
University of California, San Francisco Disparities /Prevention/ Cessation/ Nicotine Dependence

Prenatal tobacco smoke exposure and somatic alterations in c 2017 (Cycle 26) $166,601
University of California, San Francisco Environmental Exposure/Toxicology

SGLT2 in early diagnosis and treatment of lung cancer 2017 (Cycle 26) $394,716
University of California, Los Angeles Early Diagnosis of Tobacco-Related Cancer

Improved identification of subjects genetically at risk for 2017 (Cycle 26) $495,000
University of Southern California Early Diagnosis of Tobacco-Related Cancer

Investigating the carcinogenic potential of e-cig in humans 2017 (Cycle 26) $474,971
University of Southern California Early Diagnosis of Tobacco-Related Cancer

The Economic Impact of the California Tobacco 21 Law 2017 (Cycle 26) $374,819
University of California, San Francisco State and Local Tobacco Control Policy Research

Prenatal tobacco smoke exposure and somatic alterations in c 2017 (Cycle 26) $207,122
University of Southern California Environmental Exposure/Toxicology

Effects of California?s 2016 tobacco policies on initiation, 2017 (Cycle 26) $374,400
University of California, San Francisco State and Local Tobacco Control Policy Research

Computer Vision for Detection of Tobacco Related Diseases on 2017 (Cycle 26) $365,413
University of California, Los Angeles Early Diagnosis/Pathogenesis

Role of a6* nAChR-mediated signaling in nicotine withdrawal 2017 (Cycle 26) $579,971
SRI International Neuroscience of Nicotine Addiction and Treatment

2016 (Cycle 25)
DO ASSURANCES OF VOLUNTARY COMPLIANCE REDUCE YOUTH ACCESS AN 2016 (Cycle 25) $461,386
Stanford University State and Local Tobacco Control Policy Research

Effect of voltage on electronic cigarette aerosol deposition 2016 (Cycle 25) $372,621
University of California, San Francisco Environmental Exposure/Toxicology

Third-Hand Smoke Impact on Platelet Function and Thrombosis 2016 (Cycle 25) $427,235
Western University of Health Sciences Cardiovascular Disease

TOWARD EQUITY IN SMOKEFREE WORKSITE POLICIES, SHS EXPOSURE & 2016 (Cycle 25) $461,799
Stanford University State and Local Tobacco Control Policy Research

EX-Teen American Indian Tobacco Use Cessation Program 2016 (Cycle 25) $495,000
University of Southern California Tobacco-Use Prevention and Cessation

Youth Activity Spaces and Exposure to Tobacco Outlets 2016 (Cycle 25) $457,273
HBSA, Inc. State and Local Tobacco Control Policy Research

Cardiovascular Toxicity of E-Cigarettes: Role of Nicotine 2016 (Cycle 25) $391,200
University of California, Los Angeles Cardiovascular Disease

Measuring combined tobacco, e-cigarette, and marijuana use 2016 (Cycle 25) $374,448
University of California, San Francisco Tobacco-Related Health Disparities

Tobacco/marijuana smoke: from lab to public health policy 2016 (Cycle 25) $373,988
University of California, San Francisco Environmental Exposure/Toxicology