Funded Project Details - FY2021
|Title:|| Targeting Mast Cells in Post-Traumatic Joint Rehabilitation and Osteoarthritis|
William H. Robinson
||Palo Alto, CA
|Congressional District Code:
|| November 2018 -
|FY 2021 Funding Amount:
|Total Award Amount
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Many Veterans and civilians sustain traumatic joint injuries, which frequently lead to poor rehabilitation outcomes, joint dysfunction, and development of osteoarthritis (OA) in the injured joint. Existing treatments for joint injury and OA only alleviate symptoms, and are ineffective in promoting healing or preventing OA. Increasing evidence implicates “low-grade” inflammation following joint injury in poor rehabilitation outcomes, and in the eventual development of post-traumatic OA. A better...
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