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Funded Project Details - FY2021




Project Number:

I50RX002999-01
Title: Center for Restoration of Nervous System Function
Principal Investigator:

Stephen G. Waxman

Location: West Haven, CT
Congressional District Code: 3
Research Service: Rehabilitation R&D
Project Period: July 2019 - June 2024
FY 2021 Funding Amount: $1,258,900
Total Award Amount
(all years):
$7,877,523
Abstract: View full abstract and other project information on NIH RePORTER
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Excerpt:

Rehabilitation, as well as quality of life, in Veterans with nerve and spinal cord injury, traumatic limb amputation, burn injury, and peripheral neuropathy is severely hampered by chronic pain and spasticity. Current treatments in many cases are ineffective or partially effective, and can be addictive. Our Center has developed robust research programs with unique capabilities to develop novel, more effective, and non-addictive treatments for Veterans with chronic pain and spasticity. Our resear...



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