Funded Project Details - FY2021
|Title:|| Neutrophil Polarization Following Myocardial Infarction|
Merry L Lindsey
|Congressional District Code:
||Biomedical Laboratory R&D
|| July 2019 -
|FY 2021 Funding Amount:
|Total Award Amount
View full abstract and other project information on NIH RePORTER
Go To NIH RePORTER
Abstract About one in four myocardial infarction (MI) patients progress to develop congestive heart failure, which has a 5-year mortality rate of 50%. The goal of this project is to understand post-MI roles of neutrophils by establishing how this cell type transitions in phenotype during wound healing spanning from inflammation to repair. We hypothesize that neutrophils undergo a temporal phenotype evolution that includes influencing post-MI inflammation resolution and ECM organization. Specifi...
Questions about the R&D website? Email the Web Team
Any health information on this website is strictly for informational purposes and is not intended as medical advice. It should not be used to diagnose or treat any condition.