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Funded Project Details - FY2021

Project Number:

Title: Endoplasmic Reticulum Stress in Neurodegeneration
Principal Investigator:

Jonathan H. Lin

Location: Palo Alto, CA
Congressional District Code: 52
Research Service: Rehabilitation R&D
Project Period: February 2017 - September 2023
FY 2021 Funding Amount: $50,000
Total Award Amount
(all years):
Abstract: View full abstract and other project information on NIH RePORTER


Neurodegenerative diseases are a significant cause of morbidity and mortality in elderly Veterans. No cures exist for neurodegenerative diseases, because the cellular, molecular, and genetic mechanisms that cause neurons to die with age are poorly understood. Our long-term objective is to decipher the mechanisms required for neuronal function and survival and to identify how dysfunction of these mechanisms contribute to progressive age-associated neurodegenerative diseases. Comprehensive genome...

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