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Funded Project Details - FY2021

Project Number:

Title: Proneurogenic Treatment for Amyloid or Tau-Based Neurodegeneration
Principal Investigator:

Samuel Gandy

Location: Bronx, NY
Congressional District Code: 13
Research Service: Rehabilitation R&D
Project Period: January 2017 - December 2021
FY 2021 Funding Amount: $65,103
Total Award Amount
(all years):
Abstract: View full abstract and other project information on NIH RePORTER


Project Summary Abstract Recent studies indicate that physical exercise exerts benefits on cognitive health, at least in part, through effects on hippocampal neurogenesis. Other lines of investigation indicate that physical exercise is essential for the optimum health, differentiation, and tissue integration of therapeutic stem cell implants. The current proposal is focused on assessing the potential ability of this compound, BCI-838, to mimic and/or potentiate the proneurogenic and procognitive...

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