Center for Nutrition, Learning, and Memory

Research at the crossroads of nutrition and neuroscience.

Round 3 Awards

The Center for Nutrition, Learning, and Memory announced its Round 3 awards on May 16, 2014. Twenty-three full proposals were received on February 14, 2014 and 9 were selected for funding. Projects are slated to begin in August, 2014. Below are the titles of the 9 projects.

  • Impact of Infant Formula on Brain and Eye Development
  • Investigating the Effects of Nutrition on the Maturation of Brain Networks Associated with Memory in Infants
  • A Nutritional Intervention to Enhance Brain and Cognitive Development in Small-for-Gestational-Age Piglets
  • Nutritional Enhancement of Cognitive and Physical Performance: A Randomized Controlled Trial
  • Diet-Modified Brain Chemistry and Plasticity: Lutein as a Case Study
  • Enhanced Chemical Characterization Efforts for Selected CNLM Projects
  • Neural Mechanisms of Nutrient-Induced Cognitive Enhancement
  • Impact of Fiber on the Gut Microbiome and Cognition in Mice
  • Impact of Nutrients on Neonatal Brain Development and Function