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Funded Project Details - FY2021




Project Number:

I01CX001414-01A2
Title: Reducing Hippocampal Hyperactivity and Improving Cognition in Schizophrenia
Principal Investigator:

Jason Tregellas

Location: Denver, CO
Congressional District Code: 1
Research Service: Clinical Science R&D
Project Period: October 2017 - September 2022
FY 2021 Funding Amount: $164,740
Total Award Amount
(all years):
$882,610
Abstract: View full abstract and other project information on NIH RePORTER
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Excerpt:

Schizophrenia is a leading cause of disability for Veterans. Due to the lack of an effective treatment, Veterans with schizophrenia suffer a myriad of cognitive impairments, including deficits in attention, memory, and processing speed. As a result, patients struggle on the job, in relationships, and in day-to-day activities, contributing to an overall poor quality of life. New treatments for cognitive dysfunction in schizophrenia clearly are needed. A potentially powerful approach for developi...



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