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Funded Project Details - FY2021




Project Number:

I01BX001786-06A1
Title: PPARgamma agonism in lung immune response
Principal Investigator:

Ruxana T. Sadikot

Location: Decatur, GA
Congressional District Code: 4
Research Service: Biomedical Laboratory R&D
Project Period: January 2018 - December 2022
FY 2021 Funding Amount: $0
Total Award Amount
(all years):
$773,750
Abstract: View full abstract and other project information on NIH RePORTER
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Excerpt:

Pseudomonas aeruginosa is a significant contributor to recalcitrant multi-drug resistant infections especially in immunocompromised and hospitalized patients. Multi-drug and totally drug resistant strains of P. aeruginosa are increasing threats that contribute to high mortality in these patients (1, 2). Hence there is an urgent need to develop new strategies to combat P. aeruginosa and other resistant pathogens. The pathogenic profile of P. aeruginosa is related to its ability to secrete a varie...



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