Funded Project Details - FY2021
|Title:|| PTSD-Related Accelerated Aging in DNA Methylation and Risk for Metabolic Syndrome|
Erika J. Wolf
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||Clinical Science R&D
|| July 2016 -
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|Total Award Amount
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DESCRIPTION (provided by applicant): Posttraumatic Stress Disorder (PTSD) is a debilitating condition that is prevalent in nearly 10% of the overall VA population and in approximately 25% of Veterans returning from the conflicts in Iraq and Afghanistan (Institute of Medicine, 2014; Fulton et al. 2015). It is associated with substantial individual and societal burden, including increased prevalence of pre-mature medical morbidity (e.g., Schnurr et al., 2000) and mortality (Ahmadi et a...
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