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Funded Project Details - FY2021




Project Number:

IK6BX004209-01
Title: BLR&D Research Career Scientist Award Application
Principal Investigator:

Arthur A. Vandenbark

Location: Portland, OR
Congressional District Code: 3
Research Service: Biomedical Laboratory R&D
Project Period: April 2018 - March 2025
FY 2021 Funding Amount: $190,683
Total Award Amount
(all years):
$1,378,393
Abstract: View full abstract and other project information on NIH RePORTER
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Excerpt:

The mission of my Neuroimmunology Research Program is to develop a deep biological understanding of autoimmune, demyelinating and neurodegenerative processes that affect the central nervous system (CNS) and to identify and test novel disease-relevant therapies that can be brought to market to treat and/or cure these conditions. Veterans are currently developing intractable chronic neurological diseases such as multiple sclerosis (MS) and stroke, service related injuries including traumatic brain...



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