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Funded Project Details - FY2021

Project Number:

Title: Lupus Association with Signal Transducer and Activator of Transcription 4 (STAT4)
Principal Investigator:

John B. Harley

Location: Cincinnati, OH
Congressional District Code: 1
Research Service: Biomedical Laboratory R&D
Project Period: April 2017 - March 2022
FY 2021 Funding Amount: $78,400
Total Award Amount
(all years):
Abstract: View full abstract and other project information on NIH RePORTER


The genetics of life threatening diseases offer the possibility of fundamental insights into pathophysiology that can transform diagnosis and management. Genome wide genetic association studies (GWASs) of the past decade have identified DNA sequence genotypic relationships to disease phenotypes, usually without any accompanying insight into the incredibly complex biology that operates between genotype and disease risk. Our DVA Merit Award work has focused on the genetics of Systemic Lupus Eryth...

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