Funded Project Details - FY2021
|Title:|| Enhanced Mitochondrial Function to Increase Effectiveness of Post-Stroke Rehabilitation|
|Congressional District Code:
|| September 2019 -
|FY 2021 Funding Amount:
|Total Award Amount
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The long-term goal of this project is to identify new therapeutics that are effective after a stroke has occurred to stimulate recovery of cognitive and motor function. Stroke-induced dysfunction is the result of neuronal injury and death, and mitochondrial dysfunction is implicated in these processes. Currently, drug therapy to treat stroke is limited to TPA, which must be administered within 6h of a stroke. This window is too short and TPA has significant side effects. In addition, therapies a...
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