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Funded Project Details - FY2021

Project Number:

Title: The VA Gordon Mansfield SCI Consortium
Principal Investigator:

Mark H. Tuszynski

Location: San Diego, CA
Congressional District Code: 52
Research Service: Rehabilitation R&D
Project Period: July 2015 - December 2020
FY 2021 Funding Amount: $0
Total Award Amount
(all years):
Abstract: View full abstract and other project information on NIH RePORTER


The project aims to develop a stem cell-based therapy to repair the chronically injured spinal cord and to maximize functional recovery. Success development of this work can lead to translation of pre-clinical observations from animal models into clinical practice. Moreover, we aim to develop innovative rehabilitation strategies to promote meaningful recovery of function, and objectively determine whether a combination of stem cell-based therapies with rehabilitation will optimize functional out...

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