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Funded Project Details - FY2021




Project Number:

I01BX003892-01A1
Title: Characterization of Chronic Contusive Spinal Cord Injury and Promotion of Corticospinal Tract Regeneration
Principal Investigator:

Pengzhe (Paul) Lu

Location: San Diego, CA
Congressional District Code: 52
Research Service: Biomedical Laboratory R&D
Project Period: October 2018 - September 2022
FY 2021 Funding Amount: $269,524
Total Award Amount
(all years):
$1,404,707
Abstract: View full abstract and other project information on NIH RePORTER
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Excerpt:

Characterization of Chronic Contusive Spinal Cord Injury and Promotion of Corticospinal Tract Regeneration Summary Chronic spinal cord injury (SCI) is a post-injury stage when the injury is stable with little additional change. Although the vast majority of SCI are chronic, there are few studies to characterize the chronic injury at histological, cellular, and molecular level in clinical relevant animal models. There are even fewer studies for development of therapeutic treatment of chronic SCI...



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