Funded Project Details - FY2021
|Title:|| Regulation of Muscle Mitochondrial Protein Homeostasis by Insulin/IGF-1/FoxO Signaling|
||Iowa City, IA
|Congressional District Code:
||Biomedical Laboratory R&D
|| January 2020 -
|FY 2021 Funding Amount:
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Insulin resistance and uncontrolled diabetes are very common among Veterans and lead to decreased muscle strength, contributing to impaired recovery from illness and other disease-related morbidity. Indeed, patients with diabetes recover strength slower after major surgery than non-diabetic patients. These changes are associated with decreased muscle mitochondrial energy production, but the signals that control mitochondrial metabolism in muscle during diabetes remain incompletely understood. We...
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