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Funded Project Details - FY2021




Project Number:

IK2BX004659-01
Title: Immune responses to islet amyloid in beta-cell death
Principal Investigator:

Andrew Templin

Location: Indianapolis, IN
Congressional District Code: 9
Research Service: Biomedical Laboratory R&D
Project Period: April 2019 - March 2024
FY 2021 Funding Amount: $193,103
Total Award Amount
(all years):
$998,233
Abstract: View full abstract and other project information on NIH RePORTER
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Excerpt:

The applicant seeks a VA Career Development Award-2 (CDA-2) to further our understanding of the pathogenesis of β-cell loss in type 2 diabetes (T2D) and support his career development at the Veteran’s Affairs Puget Sound Health Care System (VAPSHCS). His expertise in cell and molecular biology, islet inflammation, and islet amyloid deposition, along with his strong mentors (Steven Kahn and Jane Buckner), collaborators (Andrew Oberst and Matthias von Herrath), Advisory Committee (Rebecca Hull, Je...



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