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Funded Project Details - FY2021

Project Number:

Title: Chemoprotection and imaging for aminoglycoside and chemotherapy toxicities
Principal Investigator:

Edward A. Neuwelt

Location: Portland, OR
Congressional District Code: 3
Research Service: Biomedical Laboratory R&D
Project Period: October 2017 - September 2021
FY 2021 Funding Amount: $165,000
Total Award Amount
(all years):
Abstract: View full abstract and other project information on NIH RePORTER


The toxic side effects of many commonly used therapeutic agents can result in drug dose reduction or discontinuation, limiting the use of these effective and inexpensive agents in the clinic. Protecting against dose limiting toxicities would improve patient quality of life and has the potential to improve therapeutic outcomes by increasing compliance with treatment regimens and allowing increased treatment times and doses. With previous VA funding, we have been investigating mechanisms to decrea...

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