Funded Project Details - FY2021
|Title:|| Neuroprotection after TBI|
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||Biomedical Laboratory R&D
|| April 2019 -
|FY 2021 Funding Amount:
|Total Award Amount
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Traumatic brain injury (TBI) is one of the leading causes of disability in service personnel and veterans. The effects of TBI in surviving veterans can often be seen for decades after the initial injury. Oxidative stress and endoplasmic reticulum (ER) stress that starts within hours and continues for days are known promoters of neuronal death that lead to long-term neurological deficits after TBI. Importantly oxidative stress and ER stress potentiate each other and act synergistically. Hence, th...
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