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Funded Project Details - FY2021

Project Number:

Title: Senior Research Career Scientist
Principal Investigator:

Machelle T. Pardue

Location: Decatur, GA
Congressional District Code: 4
Research Service: Rehabilitation R&D
Project Period: January 2019 - December 2025
FY 2021 Funding Amount: $181,056
Total Award Amount
(all years):
Abstract: View full abstract and other project information on NIH RePORTER


Dr. Pardue’s research program is centered on developing life-changing treatments for veterans with vision loss. She has made significant contributions in three research areas: a) treatments for retinal degeneration, b) early detection and treatment of diabetic retinopathy, and c) retinal mechanisms of refractive development. Pre-clinical studies from her research program have enhanced our understanding of mechanisms that underlie blinding diseases and advanced new treatment options. Her dual pos...

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