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Funded Project Details - FY2021

Project Number:

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):
Abstract: View full abstract and other project information on NIH RePORTER


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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