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Funded Project Details - FY2021

Project Number:

Title: Novel Interventions for Gulf War Veterans' Illnesses
Principal Investigator:

Barbara L. Niles

Location: Boston, MA
Congressional District Code: 7
Research Service: Clinical Science R&D
Project Period: April 2016 - September 2021
FY 2021 Funding Amount: $155,737
Total Award Amount
(all years):
Abstract: View full abstract and other project information on NIH RePORTER


 DESCRIPTION (provided by applicant): Over 40,000 Veterans who served in the 1991 Gulf War (GW) have a persistent form of chronic multisymptom illness that defines Gulf War Veterans Illness (GWVI). With no existing proven treatments to provide relief to these sufferers, it is critical to find efficacious and acceptable treatments for GWVI. Our long-term goal is to develop a safe, readily available, mind-body treatment to reduce pain and other chronic symptoms and enhance wellness in...

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