Funded Project Details - FY2021
|Title:|| Genome-wide association study of tinnitus in the Million Veterans Program with emphasis on traumatic brain injury|
Allen F. Ryan
||San Diego, CA
|Congressional District Code:
|| February 2019 -
|FY 2021 Funding Amount:
|Total Award Amount
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SUMMARY/ABSTRACT The goals of this study are to characterize a phenotype for tinnitus in a Veteran population and to identify genes and gene-by-environment (GxE) interactions that predict development of tinnitus. Tinnitus, or ringing in the ears with no external source, has been the #1 disability compensation diagnosis at the VA since 2006 and is reported in over 30% of the current MVP population. Besides disability payments, costs to the VA include treatment for its comorbidities, including de...
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