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Funded Project Details - FY2021

Project Number:

Title: Machine Learning and Longitudinal Analyses of Metformin Response Among Veterans
Principal Investigator:

Sridharan Raghavan

Location: Denver, CO
Congressional District Code: 1
Research Service: Clinical Science R&D
Project Period: April 2019 - March 2024
FY 2021 Funding Amount: $288,719
Total Award Amount
(all years):
Abstract: View full abstract and other project information on NIH RePORTER


Type 2 diabetes mellitus is a chronic disease that may be amenable to precision medicine approaches because it affects a large, diverse segment of the population. In fact, the VA and American Diabetes Association guidelines recommend individualization of diabetes management, yet initial diabetes treatment is rarely individualized in current routine clinical care. The vast majority of diabetes patients are initially treated with metformin, and over a quarter of these patients fail to respond to m...

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