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Funded Project Details - FY2021

Project Number:

Title: Brain Bioenergetic Response to Hypoxic Stress in Bipolar Disorder
Principal Investigator:

Perry F. Renshaw

Location: Salt Lake City, UT
Congressional District Code: 2
Research Service: Clinical Science R&D
Project Period: January 2018 - December 2022
FY 2021 Funding Amount: $4,870
Total Award Amount
(all years):
Abstract: View full abstract and other project information on NIH RePORTER


Bipolar disorder (BD) is a chronic mental illness with high rates of relapse. BD is a highly prevalent psychiatric disorder, especially in veterans. More than 130,000 veterans in the Veterans Affairs (VA) healthcare system have been seeking treatment for BD. Individuals suffering with BD are likely to have diminished quality of life due to characteristics of symptoms which manifest as a result of the disorder. Suicide is a major concern within the VA healthcare system, and veterans suffering wit...

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