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Funded Project Details - FY2021

Project Number:

Title: Impact of HIV-1 and Aging on Mucosal Vaccine Responses
Principal Investigator:

Edward N. Janoff

Location: Denver, CO
Congressional District Code: 1
Research Service: Clinical Science R&D
Project Period: January 2017 - December 2020
FY 2021 Funding Amount: $41,250
Total Award Amount
(all years):
Abstract: View full abstract and other project information on NIH RePORTER


7. Project Summary/Abstract Both advancing age and HIV-1 infection are associated with an increased frequency of infection, such as those due to Streptococcus pneumoniae, and a higher rate of complications and death with these infections. Vaccines are available to prevent a number of infections common in older adults, such as pneumococcal pneumonia and blood stream infection. However, many older adults, particularly those with underlying disease, and persons living with HIV-1 infection show a de...

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