Funded Project Details - FY2021
|Title:|| Clinical and Imaging Biomarker Trial of Uridine for Veterans with Suicidal Ideation|
||Salt Lake City, UT
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||Clinical Science R&D
|| January 2018 -
|FY 2021 Funding Amount:
|Total Award Amount
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Veteran suicides, attempts and suicidal ideation (SI) remain of urgent concern to the Veterans Health Administration (VHA). Recent reports indicate that approximately half of veteran suicides take place within 1 month of the decedent’s final VHA encounter, with one quarter occurring within 1 week. This provides a temporal window of opportunity to intervene, and necessitates development of a rapid-acting treatment for veterans with SI. Intravenous ketamine is the prototypical anti-suicidal drug,...
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