In an effort to facilitate collaborations and speed GWI research, the GWIRP has compiled a list of various research resources produced from our funding. The list displays available resources and contact information. Please contact the PI(s) directly for information and requests.

Multi-omnics Datasets
Award Number PI Resources References Contact Information




Fiona Crawford, Lalia Abdullah, Ghania Ait-Ghezala

Proteomic/Lipodomic Profiles

Abdullah L, Crynen G, Reed J, et al. 2011. Proteomic CNS profile of delayed cognitive impairment in mice exposed to Gulf War agents. Neuromolecular Med 13(4):275-288.

Abdullah L, Evans JE, Bishop A, et al. 2012. Lipidomic profiling of phosphocholine containing brain lipids in mice with sensorimotor deficits and anxiety-like features after exposure to Gulf War agents. Neuromolecular Med 14(4):349-361.

Abdullah L, Crynen G, Reed J, Bishop A, Phillips J, Ferguson S, Mouzon B, Mullan M, Mathura V, Mullan M, Ait-Ghezala G, Crawford F. Proteomic CNS profile of delayed cognitive impairment in mice exposed to Gulf War agents. Neuromolecular Med. 2011 Dec;13(4):275-88. doi: 10.1007/ s12017-011-8160-z. Epub 2011 Oct 11. PubMed PMID: 21986894.

Emmerich T, Zakirova Z, Klimas N, Sullivan K, Shetty AK, Evans JE, et al. (2017). Phospholipid profiling of plasma from GW veterans and rodent models to identify potential biomarkers of Gulf War Illness. PLoS ONE 12(4): e0176634.




Nancy Klimas, Gordon Broderick, Travis Craddock

Comprehensive Molecular Profiling with Network and Control Theory

Travis J.A. Craddock, Jeanna M. Harvey, Lubov Nathanson, Zachary M. Barnes, Nancy G. Klimas, Mary Ann Fletcher and Gordon Broderick (2015). Using gene expression signatures to identify novel treatment strategies in gulf war illness. BMC Medical Genomics Jul 9;8:36. doi: 10.1186/s12920-015-0111-3. PMID: 26156520.

Broderick G, Ben-Hamo R, Vashishtha S, Efroni S, Nathanson L, Barnes Z, Fletcher MA, Klimas N.Altered immune pathway activity under exercise challenge in Gulf War Illness: an exploratory analysis. Brain Behav Immun. 2013 Feb;28:159-69. doi: 10.1016/j.bbi.2012.11.007. Epub 2012 Nov 29.

Broderick G, Kreitz A, Fuite J, Fletcher MA, Vernon SD, Klimas N.A pilot study of immune network remodeling under challenge in Gulf War Illness. Brain Behav Immun. 2011 Feb;25(2):302-13. doi: 10.1016/j.bbi.2010.10.011. Epub 2010 Oct 16.


Beatrice Golomb

haplogroups in mitochondrial DNA; detoxification genetics (nuclear)




Robert Haley

Genome-wide association


Kimberly Sullivan

demographics, neuropsychological data, cytokine panels, brain imaging

Boston Biorepository Recruitment and Integrated Network for GWI (BBRAIN)

Last updated Thursday, May 26, 2022