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Funded Project Details - FY2021

Project Number:

Title: Gastrointestinal Colonization of Diarrheagenic Clostridium difficile
Principal Investigator:

Gayatri Vedantam

Location: Tucson, AZ
Congressional District Code: 3
Research Service: Biomedical Laboratory R&D
Project Period: October 2015 - September 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): The overall goal of this proposal is to significantly expand on findings from our ongoing Merit award-supported work to further interrogate gastrointestinal tract colonization and disease establishment of the diarrheagenic pathogen Clostridium difficile. To enable this project, we have identified unique bacterial factors that mediate C. difficile interaction(s) with the host intestine. Three Specific Aims are proposed. First, we will expand on our...

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