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Funded Project Details - FY2021

Project Number:

Title: MR Brain Diffusion Tensor Imaging in Schizophrenia
Principal Investigator:

Martha E. Shenton

Location: Brockton, MA
Congressional District Code: 7
Research Service: Clinical Science R&D
Project Period: October 2015 - March 2021
FY 2021 Funding Amount: $0
Total Award Amount
(all years):
Abstract: View full abstract and other project information on NIH RePORTER


This application is a competitive renewal for 4 years of funding which extends earlier work conducted during the previous grant period. In this application we will enhance our understanding of the neurobiology of white matter changes in schizophrenia by introducing novel tools and methods that are more specific with respect to underlying pathology. This work is highly relevant to the overall VA mission, as patients with schizophrenia utilize 40% of the VA healthcare resources. Historically, the...

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