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HRC Research Repository

This library contains details of HRC-funded studies over the past 10 years, including study title, lay summary, lead investigator, host organisation, the sum awarded, year of study commencement, and contract duration.
  • Immunology of allergic diseases

    Year:
    2013
    Approved budget:
    $4,999,795.70
    Researchers:
    Professor Graham Le Gros
    Host:
    Malaghan Institute of Medical Research
    Proposal type
    Programme
  • Effective interventions and policies to improve population nutrition and health

    Year:
    2013
    Approved budget:
    $4,992,336.04
    Researchers:
    Professor Cliona Ni Mhurchu
    Host:
    The University of Auckland
    Proposal type
    Programme
  • Rational design of kinase inhibitors to target cancer

    Year:
    2013
    Approved budget:
    $4,923,458.32
    Researchers:
    Professor William Denny
    Host:
    The University of Auckland
    Proposal type
    Programme
  • Exploiting the therapeutic potential of viruses

    Year:
    2013
    Approved budget:
    $4,937,328.63
    Researchers:
    Emeritus Professor Andrew Mercer
    Host:
    University of Otago
    Proposal type
    Programme
  • Mapping determinants of arrhythmia in structural heart disease

    Year:
    2013
    Approved budget:
    $4,993,668.82
    Researchers:
    Professor Peter Hunter
    Host:
    The University of Auckland
    Proposal type
    Programme
  • He Kainga Oranga:translating housing research to practice for children’s health

    Year:
    2015
    Approved budget:
    $4,943,710.12
    Researchers:
    Professor Dr Philippa Howden-Chapman
    Host:
    University of Otago
    Proposal type
    Programme
  • Neutrophil oxidants in infection and inflammation

    Year:
    2015
    Approved budget:
    $4,830,606.01
    Researchers:
    Professor Mark Hampton
    Host:
    University of Otago
    Proposal type
    Programme
  • p53 and variants in inflammatory disease and cancer

    Year:
    2015
    Approved budget:
    $4,901,861.66
    Researchers:
    Professor Antony Braithwaite
    Host:
    University of Otago
    Proposal type
    Programme
  • RCT of an ICS/LABA reliever therapy regimen in mild asthma

    Year:
    2015
    Approved budget:
    $4,977,779.50
    Researchers:
    Professor Richard Beasley
    Host:
    Medical Research Institute of New Zealand
    Proposal type
    Programme
  • Mechanisms and management of musculoskeletal disease

    Year:
    2015
    Approved budget:
    $4,999,768.33
    Researchers:
    Professor Nicola Dalbeth
    Host:
    The University of Auckland
    Proposal type
    Programme
  • SYMBIOTIC: Integrated prevention of infectious diseases and long-term conditions

    Year:
    2020
    Approved budget:
    $4,951,982.35
    Researchers:
    Professor Michael Baker
    ,
    Professor Andrew Day
    ,
    Professor Diana Sarfati
    ,
    Professor Jeroen Douwes
    ,
    Professor Peter McIntyre
    ,
    Honourable Professor Nikki Turner
    ,
    Associate Professor Andrea 't Mannetje
    ,
    Ms Cheryl Davies
    ,
    Dr Amanda Kvalsvig
    ,
    Associate Professor James Stanley
    ,
    Dr Jason Gurney
    ,
    Dr Ayesha Verrall
    ,
    Dr Andrea Teng
    ,
    Dr Sheree Gibb
    ,
    Dr Marine Corbin
    ,
    Dr Virginia Signal
    ,
    Dr Stephen Inns
    ,
    Associate Professor Helen Petousis-Harris
    ,
    Dr Kirsty Danielson
    ,
    Dr Dougal Thorburn
    ,
    Dr Jonathan Kennedy
    ,
    Ms Jane Zhang
    ,
    Mr William Leung
    ,
    Ms Carmen Timu-Parata
    ,
    Dr Jeffrey Cannon
    ,
    Dr Dianne Sika-Paotonu
    ,
    Mr Andrew Waa
    ,
    Dr Melissa McLeod
    Host:
    University of Otago
    Proposal type
    Programme
  • Measuring and reducing stroke burden in New Zealand

    Year:
    2020
    Approved budget:
    $4,996,868.45
    Researchers:
    Professor Valery Feigin
    ,
    Associate Professor Rita Krishnamurthi
    ,
    Professor Suzanne Barker-Collo
    ,
    Dr Braden Te Ao
    ,
    Professor Peter Barber
    ,
    Professor Bruce Arroll
    ,
    Associate Professor Daniel Exeter
    ,
    Dr Yogini Ratnasabapathy
    ,
    Professor Jeroen Douwes
    ,
    Professor Annemarei Ranta
    ,
    Dr Hinemoa Elder
    ,
    Dr Priya Parmar
    ,
    Dr Andrew Swain
    ,
    Dr Bronwyn Tunnage
    ,
    Associate Professor El-Shadan Tautolo
    ,
    Professor Craig Anderson
    ,
    Professor Amanda Thrift
    ,
    Dr Derrick Bennett
    ,
    Professor Dominique Cadilhac
    ,
    Professor Paul Brown
    Host:
    Auckland University of Technology
    Proposal type
    Programme
  • Research to maximise the health and wellbeing gains from housing

    Year:
    2020
    Approved budget:
    $4,996,214.50
    Researchers:
    Associate Professor Nevil Pierse
    ,
    Professor Dr Philippa Howden-Chapman
    ,
    Associate Professor Michael Keall
    ,
    Dr Lucy Telfar-Barnard
    ,
    Dr Elinor Chisholm
    ,
    Ms Cheryl Davies
    ,
    Professor Christopher Cunningham
    ,
    Dr Caroline Shorter
    ,
    Dr Lynn Riggs
    ,
    Dr Ramona Tiatia
    ,
    Ms Amber Logan
    ,
    Dr Julie Bennett
    ,
    Dr Kimberley O'Sullivan
    ,
    Dr Sarah Bierre
    ,
    Ms Helen Viggers
    ,
    Kim Nathan
    ,
    Caroline Fyfe
    ,
    Ms Brodie Fraser
    ,
    Ms Jenny Ombler
    ,
    Miss Madeleine White
    ,
    Mr Oliver Robertson
    ,
    Ms Clare Aspinall
    ,
    Ms Wei Zhang
    Host:
    University of Otago
    Proposal type
    Programme
  • Regulation of lens water transport: A strategy to treat presbyopia and cataract

    Year:
    2020
    Approved budget:
    $4,936,997.70
    Researchers:
    Professor Paul Donaldson
    ,
    Mr Marvin Tang
    ,
    Mr Wilson Pan
    ,
    Dr Renita Martis
    ,
    Ms Yadi Chen
    ,
    Dr Julie Lim
    ,
    Dr Angus Grey
    ,
    Dr Ehsan Vaghefi
    ,
    Professor Charles McGhee ONZM
    ,
    Associate Professor Zimei Wu
    ,
    Associate Professor llva Rupenthal
    ,
    Dr Bianca Heilman
    ,
    Assistant Professor Marco Ruggeri
    ,
    Dr Nicholas Demarais
    Host:
    The University of Auckland
    Proposal type
    Programme
  • Investigation of cardiovascular pathology in the Emergency Department

    Year:
    2013
    Approved budget:
    $713,272.00
    Researchers:
    Dr Martin Than
    Host:
    Canterbury District Health Board
    Proposal type
    Clinical Practitioner Research Fellowship
  • Paediatric emergency research

    Year:
    2013
    Approved budget:
    $766,067.00
    Researchers:
    Professor Stuart Dalziel
    Host:
    Auckland DHB Charitable Trust
    Proposal type
    Clinical Practitioner Research Fellowship
  • Registry based clinical trials

    Year:
    2015
    Approved budget:
    $800,000.00
    Researchers:
    Professor Dr Ralph Stewart
    Host:
    Auckland DHB Charitable Trust
    Proposal type
    Clinical Practitioner Research Fellowship
  • Improving outcomes for children and adolescents with diabetes

    Year:
    2020
    Approved budget:
    $896,261.00
    Researchers:
    Associate Professor Craig Jefferies
    ,
    Professor Alistair Gunn
    ,
    Professor Wayne Cutfield
    ,
    Dr Martin de Bock
    Host:
    Auckland DHB Charitable Trust
    Proposal type
    Clinical Practitioner Research Fellowship
  • Improving care and outcomes for babies at risk of brain injury

    Year:
    2020
    Approved budget:
    $823,756.00
    Researchers:
    Dr Malcolm Battin
    ,
    Professor Alistair Gunn
    ,
    Dr Lynn Sadler
    ,
    Professor Ngaire Stott
    Host:
    Auckland DHB Charitable Trust
    Proposal type
    Clinical Practitioner Research Fellowship
  • Supporting Maori tamariki/whanau with chronic asthma: a health literacy approach

    Year:
    2013
    Approved budget:
    $12,000.00
    Researchers:
    Ms Maraea Nathan
    Host:
    Tu Kotahi Maori Asthma Trust
    Proposal type
    Rangahau Hauora Training Grant
  • Te Ha Ora: Exploring the effectiveness of kaupapa Maori antenatal education

    Year:
    2015
    Approved budget:
    $12,000.00
    Researchers:
    Mrs Lisa Kelly
    Host:
    Independent Researcher
    Proposal type
    Rangahau Hauora Training Grant
  • Te Puna Roimata Te Oranga whanau

    Year:
    2015
    Approved budget:
    $12,000.00
    Researchers:
    Reverend Bettina Maxwell
    Host:
    Independent Researcher
    Proposal type
    Rangahau Hauora Training Grant