Funded Project Details - FY2021
|Title:|| HDL function and mortality in end stage renal disease|
||Long Beach, CA
|Congressional District Code:
||Clinical Science R&D
|| January 2015 -
|FY 2021 Funding Amount:
|Total Award Amount
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DESCRIPTION (provided by applicant): Approximately 9% of the United States population have chronic kidney disease, although, this prevalence is even higher in Veterans given the high prevalence of diabetes and hypertension (underlying causes of CKD) in this patient population. Out of this staggering number, approximately 450,000 patients have end stage renal disease (ESRD) requiring maintenance dialysis. The number of patients with ESRD is expected to increase to 700,000 by 2020. Fiv...
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