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Funded Project Details - FY2021




Project Number:

IK2RX002305-01A2
Title: PLGA Nanoparticles as a Localized Therapy for Experimental Autoimmune Neuritis?
Principal Investigator:

Kelly Langert

Location: Hines, IL
Congressional District Code: 7
Research Service: Rehabilitation R&D
Project Period: July 2017 - June 2022
FY 2021 Funding Amount: $151,394
Total Award Amount
(all years):
$816,461
Abstract: View full abstract and other project information on NIH RePORTER
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Excerpt:

Inflammatory peripheral neuropathies constitute one of the largest and least understood spectrums of neurologic disorders. Among these disorders is acute inflammatory demyelinating polyneuropathy (AIDP), a disabling inflammatory autoimmune disease of the peripheral nervous system. Inflammatory peripheral neuropathies collectively represent a major socioeconomic strain to our Veteran patient population and to the Veterans Health Administration. Despite overwhelming prevalence and socioeconomic im...



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