Funded Project Details - FY2021
|Title:|| Molecular Control of Gut Permeability in Trauma|
Mack H Wu
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||Biomedical Laboratory R&D
|| January 2019 -
|FY 2021 Funding Amount:
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Project Summary Systemic inflammation and multiple organ failure associated with trauma are a major cause of mortality and morbidity in American soldiers and veterans. Intestinal barrier dysfunction plays an important role in the development of posttraumatic complications such as sepsis by providing the major site for diffusion of toxins, allergens and bacterial translocation to the circulation. Despite the well- recognized importance of gut dysfunction in the pathogenesis of posttraumatic compl...
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