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Funded Project Details - FY2021

Project Number:

Title: BLR&D Research Career Scientist Award Application
Principal Investigator:

Jie Fan

Location: Pittsburgh, PA
Congressional District Code: 14
Research Service: Biomedical Laboratory R&D
Project Period: April 2018 - March 2023
FY 2021 Funding Amount: $105,578
Total Award Amount
(all years):
Abstract: View full abstract and other project information on NIH RePORTER


PROJECT SUMMARY Jie Fan, M.D., M.Sc. has been working in the VA Pittsburgh Healthcare System (VAPHS) since 2003, and is a Director of the Multidisciplinary Surgical Research Program, a Vice Chair of the Institutional Biosafety Committee in VAPHS, and a tenured Full Professor of the Department of Surgery at the University of Pittsburgh. He is a Principal Investigator working on the cellular and molecular mechanisms of sepsis, post-trauma systemic inflammatory response syndrome (SIRS) and acute l...

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