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Christopher Vincent Nicchitta

Professor of Cell Biology
Cell Biology
Duke Box 3709, Durham, NC 27710
436 Nanaline H Duke, Durham, NC 27708

Selected Grants


Duke Preparing Research Scholars in Biomedical Sciences- Post-Baccalaureate Research Education Program

Inst. Training Prgm or CMEMentor · Awarded by National Institutes of Health · 2022 - 2027

Mechanisms of RNA localization and translational regulation on the endoplasmic reticulum

ResearchPrincipal Investigator · Awarded by National Institute of General Medical Sciences · 2021 - 2026

Cell and Molecular Biology Training Program

Inst. Training Prgm or CMEMentor · Awarded by National Institutes of Health · 2021 - 2026

Cellular surfaces as regulators of biomolecular condensate assembly

ResearchCollaborator · Awarded by National Institutes of Health · 2023 - 2025

Defining Novel Roles of Ubiquitin Accumulation During the Mammalian Oxidative Stress Response

FellowshipCo-Sponsor · Awarded by National Institute of Environmental Health Sciences · 2022 - 2025

Duke Preparing Research Scholars in Biomedical Sciences- Post-Baccalaureate Research Education Program

Inst. Training Prgm or CMEMentor · Awarded by National Institutes of Health · 2022 - 2027

Mechanisms of RNA localization and translational regulation on the endoplasmic reticulum

ResearchPrincipal Investigator · Awarded by National Institute of General Medical Sciences · 2021 - 2026

Cell and Molecular Biology Training Program

Inst. Training Prgm or CMEMentor · Awarded by National Institutes of Health · 2021 - 2026

Cellular surfaces as regulators of biomolecular condensate assembly

ResearchCollaborator · Awarded by National Institutes of Health · 2023 - 2025

Defining Novel Roles of Ubiquitin Accumulation During the Mammalian Oxidative Stress Response

FellowshipCo-Sponsor · Awarded by National Institute of Environmental Health Sciences · 2022 - 2025

Genetic and Genomics Training Grant

Inst. Training Prgm or CMEMentor · Awarded by National Institutes of Health · 2020 - 2025

Investigating the role of RNP granules during heart regeneration in the zebrafish

ResearchCo-Mentor · Awarded by American Heart Association · 2022 - 2025

Translational Regulation by Desmosomes

ResearchCollaborator · Awarded by National Institutes of Health · 2021 - 2024

Mechanisms and regulation of localized mRNA translation

FellowshipPrincipal Investigator · Awarded by National Institutes of Health · 2020 - 2022

Mechanisms of mRNA Anchoring and Translation Regulation on the Endoplasmic Reticulum

ResearchPrincipal Investigator · Awarded by National Institutes of Health · 2012 - 2021

Super-resolution Imaging via Multiple Modalities with the Zeiss Elyra 7

EquipmentMinor User · Awarded by National Institutes of Health · 2020 - 2021

Mechanisms of Translational Compartmentalization in Eukaryotic Cells

ResearchPrincipal Investigator · Awarded by National Institutes of Health · 2017 - 2021

Genetics Training Grant

Inst. Training Prgm or CMEMentor · Awarded by National Institutes of Health · 1979 - 2020

Organization and Function of Cellular Structure

Inst. Training Prgm or CMEMentor · Awarded by National Institutes of Health · 1975 - 2020

Thermo Lumos Tribrid High-Resolution Accurate-Mass Tandem Mass Spectrometer

EquipmentMajor User · Awarded by National Institutes of Health · 2018 - 2019

Asymmetric RNA localization in neural stem cells during cortical development

FellowshipCo-Sponsor · Awarded by National Institutes of Health · 2016 - 2018

Eukaryotic Initiation Factor 2a Signaling in Dystonia Pathogenesis and Treatment

FellowshipCo-Sponsor · Awarded by National Institutes of Health · 2016 - 2018

Dissecting the role of the exon junction complex in embryonic corticogenesis

FellowshipCo-Sponsor · Awarded by National Institutes of Health · 2016 - 2017

Instrumentation for Quantitative Phosphoproteomics and Acetylomics

EquipmentMajor User · Awarded by National Institutes of Health · 2014 - 2015

Regulation of mRNA Partitioning to the Endoplasmic Reticulum

ResearchPrincipal Investigator · Awarded by National Institutes of Health · 2007 - 2012

Role Of Surfactant In Innate and Adaptive Immunity

ResearchConsultant · Awarded by National Institutes of Health · 2001 - 2011

Rapidly Degraded Polypeptides in Protein Quality Control

FellowshipPrincipal Investigator · Awarded by National Institutes of Health · 2008 - 2009

Mechanism of Chaperone-Mediated Tumor Rejection

ResearchPrincipal Investigator · Awarded by National Institutes of Health · 2004 - 2009

The Molecular Mechanism of GRP94 Function

ResearchPrincipal Investigator · Awarded by National Institutes of Health · 1997 - 2007

Novel mechanisms governing cellular mRNA localization

FellowshipPrincipal Investigator · Awarded by National Institutes of Health · 2004 - 2007

Structure and Regulation of hsp90 Chaperones

ResearchConsultant · Awarded by National Institutes of Health · 2005 - 2005

Regulation of GRP94: Targeting Novel Cancer Therapeutics

FellowshipPrincipal Investigator · Awarded by National Institutes of Health · 2002 - 2005

GRP94-Mediated Immune Responses Evoked by Cell Death

FellowshipPrincipal Investigator · Awarded by National Institutes of Health · 2001 - 2004

The Molecular Mechanism Of Translocation

ResearchPrincipal Investigator · Awarded by National Institutes of Health · 1994 - 2003

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FellowshipPrincipal Investigator · Awarded by National Institutes of Health · 1999 - 2002

The Role Of Lumenal Proteins In Protein Translocation

ResearchPrincipal Investigator · Awarded by National Institutes of Health · 1994 - 1999

The Role Of Lumenal Proteins And Protein Translocation

ResearchPrincipal Investigator · Awarded by National Institutes of Health · 1997 - 1998

The Role Of Lumenal Proteins And Protein Transiocation

ResearchPrincipal Investigator · Awarded by National Institutes of Health · 1995 - 1998

External Relationships


  • University of Toronto

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