Funded Project Details - FY2021
|Title:|| Aging and Microglial Polarization|
Paula C. Bickford
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||Biomedical Laboratory R&D
|| July 2016 -
|FY 2021 Funding Amount:
|Total Award Amount
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DESCRIPTION (provided by applicant): Aging is the primary risk factor for neurodegenerative diseases and is associated with increased morbidity and mortality from acute and chronic injuries that lead to cognitive decline. One factor thought to contribute to this loss of resilience is a background of inflammation, however the underlying molecular alterations that lead to inflammation and the therapeutic approaches to improve resiliency are not fully understood (Bennet et al., 1996; Ni...
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