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Funded Project Details - FY2021

Project Number:

Title: Novel Prophylactic and Therapeutic Interventions for Stress-Induced Depression
Principal Investigator:

Giulio M. Pasinetti

Location: Bronx, NY
Congressional District Code: 13
Research Service: Biomedical Laboratory R&D
Project Period: October 2016 - September 2021
FY 2021 Funding Amount: $100,000
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 MERIT review grant application is to characterize polyphenols as potential prophylactic as well as therapeutic agents in veterans with depression. The proposed studies have important implications for the veteran population since approximately 30% of veterans, in particular those from Operation Enduring Freedom/Operation Iraqi Freedom, are affected by mood anxiety disorders, especially depression. We recently identified a s...

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