Funded Project Details - FY2021
|Title:|| Purinergic signaling and arteriogenesis|
Ryan M McEnaney
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||Biomedical Laboratory R&D
|| October 2017 -
|FY 2021 Funding Amount:
|Total Award Amount
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Arterial occlusive diseases remain responsible for the leading causes of death and disability in Western nations and have a particularly high prevalence among the Veteran population. Current therapy depends upon invasive revascularization with techniques ranging from endovascular angioplasty and stenting to open surgical vein bypass. Unfortunately, some patients are anatomically poor candidates for invasive revascularization. Arteriogenesis is the vital process of collateral artery formation, wh...
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