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Funded Project Details - FY2021

Project Number:

Title: Genomics of PTSD and Related Traits
Principal Investigator:

Joel Gelernter

Location: West Haven, CT
Congressional District Code: 3
Research Service: Clinical Science R&D
Project Period: July 2019 - June 2023
FY 2021 Funding Amount: $161,999
Total Award Amount
(all years):
Abstract: View full abstract and other project information on NIH RePORTER


ABSTRACT Posttraumatic stress disorder (PTSD) is a major problem among military Veterans, yet its pathophysiology is poorly understood. The Veterans Affairs (VA) Million Veteran Program (MVP) is an ideal setting for study of this problem, and we are completing a Cooperative Studies Program project (CSP#575B), in the MVP context, to identify genetic risk factors relevant to PTSD and related traits. Our CSP-MVP Alpha Project for the Genomics of PTSD has been highly successful at mapping gene loci...

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