Funded Project Details - FY2021
|Title:|| Targeting the myeloid lineage to inhibit exacerbation of pulmonary fibrosis due to chronic stress|
Lindsay T McDonald
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||Biomedical Laboratory R&D
|| April 2019 -
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Pulmonary fibrosis (PF) is a devastating disease characterized by dyspnea, cough, fatigue and poor survival. Veterans who served in desert regions overseas have an increased risk of developing respiratory diseases including PF as a result of exposures in theater. The incidence of respiratory disease in Veterans is ~4-16-fold greater than those exposed to inhaled occupational hazards alone (based on Work-Related Lung Disease Surveillance Report 2007, NIOS and Health Analysis of VA Health Care Uti...
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