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Funded Project Details - FY2021

Project Number:

Title: Collateral flow and stroke outcome
Principal Investigator:

Jialing Liu

Location: San Francisco, CA
Congressional District Code: 12
Research Service: Biomedical Laboratory R&D
Project Period: July 2016 - March 2021
FY 2021 Funding Amount: $30,000
Total Award Amount
(all years):
Abstract: View full abstract and other project information on NIH RePORTER


 DESCRIPTION (provided by applicant): Collateral status is an independent predictor of stroke outcome, as well as response to thrombolytic therapies in patients with ischemic stroke. Genetic factors contribute to the extent and development of native collaterals, whereas patients with metabolic syndromes are associated with poor collateral status during acute ischemic stroke. Diabetes increases the risk of stroke and exacerbates ischemic brain damage, although the impact of diabetes on...

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