Funded Project Details - FY2021
|Title:|| Harnessing the Autophagy-Lysosomal Biogenesis Response in Macrophages to Treat Atherosclerosis|
||St Louis, MO
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||Biomedical Laboratory R&D
|| January 2018 -
|FY 2021 Funding Amount:
|Total Award Amount
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Atherosclerosis is the underlying cause of the majority of cardiovascular diseases including myocardial infarction, strokes, and heart failure leading to tremendous morbidity and mortality worldwide. Risk factor modification such as reductions in hyperlipidemia and hypertension constitute the only treatment strategy available for this vexing disease. Thus, there is an active effort to identify the culprit cellular processes that provide mechanistic insight. Reports of the pro-atherogenic phenoty...
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