Funded Project Details - FY2021
|Title:|| Targeting Molecular Transducers of Exercise for Osteoarthritis Therapies|
Timothy M Griffin
||Oklahoma City, OK
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||Biomedical Laboratory R&D
|| October 2019 -
|FY 2021 Funding Amount:
|Total Award Amount
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Osteoarthritis (OA) disproportionately affects veterans, resulting in more pain and functional limitations compared to the general population. No disease-modifying treatments exist for OA, and current pain medications (e.g., opioids and NSAIDs) have limited long-term efficacy and adverse side effects. Unresolved cellular and molecular joint inflammation is recognized as the central mechanism of OA progression. However, a barrier to progress in the field is identifying the causes of chronic OA in...
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