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Funded Project Details - FY2021

Project Number:

Title: Inhibition of chronic neuroinflammation reduces neurological deficits after TBI
Principal Investigator:

Bogdan Stoica

Location: Baltimore, MD
Congressional District Code: 7
Research Service: Rehabilitation R&D
Project Period: November 2016 - October 2021
FY 2021 Funding Amount: $22,804
Total Award Amount
(all years):
Abstract: View full abstract and other project information on NIH RePORTER


Traumatic brain injury (TBI) is a major cause of long-term disability in active-duty personnel and Veterans. Improvements in body armor have greatly reduced injuries to the vital organs and advances in emergency surgery have saved countless lives. Unfortunately, neurological dysfunctions following TBI represent one area where relatively little progress was made. TBI ranging from mild (concussions) to severe are produced in large numbers on the modern battlefield, especially as result of exposure...

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