Funded Project Details - FY2021
|Title:|| BLR&D Research Career Scientist Award Application|
|Congressional District Code:
||Biomedical Laboratory R&D
|| April 2017 -
|FY 2021 Funding Amount:
|Total Award Amount
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Osteoporosis (porous bone disease) is a disease of the skeleton that can have debilitating effects on many US veterans. An estimated 44 million Americans, or 55 percent of the people 50 years of age and older, are currently at risk for osteoporotic fracture. Improved treatment options for the disease require a greater under- standing of the cellular events and signaling pathways that control bone metabolism. My research program capitalizes on human diseases that result in very high bone mass. Th...
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