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Funded Project Details - FY2021

Project Number:

Title: Research Career Scientist
Principal Investigator:

Jeffrey R. Capadona

Location: Cleveland, OH
Congressional District Code: 11
Research Service: Rehabilitation R&D
Project Period: January 2019 - December 2023
FY 2021 Funding Amount: $126,830
Total Award Amount
(all years):
Abstract: View full abstract and other project information on NIH RePORTER


Overall goals: My laboratory is dedicated to understanding and mitigating the neuroinflammatory response to implanted devices within the central nervous system. Such devices range from ventricular shunts to various types of stimulating and recording electrodes. Neural devices range in material type, size, architecture, function, and placement. Regardless of any of these variables, the neuroinflammatory response to the implant plays a significant role on the integrity of the healthy tissue and th...

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