Funded Project Details - FY2021
|Title:|| Central Mechanisms Regulating Macronutrient Intake|
||Iowa City, IA
|Congressional District Code:
||Biomedical Laboratory R&D
|| July 2019 -
|FY 2021 Funding Amount:
|Total Award Amount
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Obesity and diabetes are major public health issues that affect quality of life and also have high social and economic costs. According to the CDC, approximately 10% of U.S. adults have diabetes now and 33% are expected to have diabetes by 2050. At the same time, obesity has reached epidemic proportions, with over 60% of the U.S. population being overweight or obese. Therefore, there is a serious demand for the development of new therapeutics to combat obesity and diabetes. Fibroblast growth fac...
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