Funded Project Details - FY2021
|Title:|| BLR&D Research Career Scientist Award Application|
||San Francisco, CA
|Congressional District Code:
||Biomedical Laboratory R&D
|| April 2018 -
|FY 2021 Funding Amount:
|Total Award Amount
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Our laboratory is focused on understanding how mitochondrial function contributes to health and disease. As the major energy generating organelle of the cell dysfunction of mitochondria has been implicated in debilitating diseases prevalent in the VA patient population. These include, neurodegenerative diseases (Parkinson's, Alzheimer's), diabetes, cancer, and heart disease. Altered mitochondrial metabolism can result in changed levels of tricarboxylic (TCA) cycle metabolites, (such as succinate...
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