Funded Project Details - FY2021
|Title:|| mitoNEET as a therapeutic target for TBI|
Patrick G. Sullivan
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||Biomedical Laboratory R&D
|| January 2017 -
|FY 2021 Funding Amount:
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Accumulating clinical evidence, as well as experience in contemporary military operations, suggests that traumatic brain injury (TBI) is the signature injury of this war making our troops a high-risk population for TBI. Among the 327,388 OEF/OIF veterans using VA services in 2009, 6.7% were diagnosed with TBI of which 73% of those were diagnosed with posttraumatic stress disorder (PTSD). However, to date there is no approved treatment for TBI, in part due to an incomplete understanding of the pa...
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