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Funded Project Details - FY2021

Project Number:

Title: Aging and Microglial Polarization
Principal Investigator:

Paula C. Bickford

Location: Tampa, FL
Congressional District Code: 14
Research Service: Biomedical Laboratory R&D
Project Period: July 2016 - June 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): 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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