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Funded Project Details - FY2021




Project Number:

I01RX003114-01A1
Title: Automated control of artificial lung systems to meet patient metabolic needs
Principal Investigator:

Joseph A. Potkay

Location: Ann Arbor, MI
Congressional District Code: 12
Research Service: Rehabilitation R&D
Project Period: November 2019 - September 2023
FY 2021 Funding Amount: $80,883
Total Award Amount
(all years):
$895,591
Abstract: View full abstract and other project information on NIH RePORTER
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Excerpt:

Tens of thousands of Americans and Veterans with end stage lung disease (ESLD) are not candidates for lung transplant and thus are doomed to suffer a long and miserable death from dyspnea, limitation of activity, and eventually total respiratory failure. The long-term goal of this technology-development project is to improve rehabilitation from lung disease by developing artificial lung systems that automatically and rapidly compensate for the changing respiratory and metabolic needs of the pati...



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