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Funded Project Details - FY2021




Project Number:

I01RX003123-01A1
Title: Efficacy and safety of a new hexadentate iron chelator therapy for TBI-induced chronic disabilities in a rodent model
Principal Investigator:

Prodip Bose

Location: Gainesville, FL
Congressional District Code: 3
Research Service: Rehabilitation R&D
Project Period: October 2019 - September 2023
FY 2021 Funding Amount: $204,647
Total Award Amount
(all years):
$1,199,958
Abstract: View full abstract and other project information on NIH RePORTER
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Excerpt:

Traumatic brain injury (TBI) care and rehabilitation presents significant current and future challenges to the Veterans Health System (VHS). In addition to specific disabilities, there is a growing concern that TBI may significantly elevate risk factors for long-term chronic inflammation-induced progressive disease. Currently, effective therapies to address both of these issues are hampered by the lack of a sufficient neurobiological foundation to guide refinement of therapy for disability, and...



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