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Funded Project Details - FY2021

Project Number:

Title: Behavioral and Neural Plasticity in TBI and PTSD
Principal Investigator:

Gary B. Kaplan

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


 DESCRIPTION (provided by applicant): (1) PURPOSE - The purpose of the project is to evaluate mechanisms and related treatment approaches in chronic traumatic brain injury (TBI) and post-traumatic stress disorder (PTSD) using a mouse model. The three goals of this project are: 1) To determine the effects of chronic TBI and PTSD on memory and fear extinction learning. 2) To examine the effects of chronic TBI and PTSD on neuroinflammation, DAI, glia reactivity and dendritic spine morpholog...

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