Funded Project Details - FY2021
|Title:|| Repetitive mTBI-induced neurobehavioral changes and CTE-like proteinopathy|
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|| November 2016 -
|FY 2021 Funding Amount:
|Total Award Amount
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Repetitive mild closed head injury (rCHI) is a common form of mild traumatic brain injury (mTBI) among military personnel in both combat and non-combat missions. rCHI can result in sustained cognitive decline and neurobehavioral changes (such as anxiety and depression-like behaviors) . More recently rCHI has also been linked to the formation of a neurodegenerative condition called chronic traumatic encephalopathy (CTE). CTE is pathologically characterized by protein aggregate deposit found in...
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