Funded Project Details - FY2021
|Title:|| Engineering of broadly reactive seroantibodies|
|Congressional District Code:
||Biomedical Laboratory R&D
|| January 2020 -
|FY 2021 Funding Amount:
|Total Award Amount
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Background/Rationale: Currently, there is no effective preventative vaccine for human immunodeficiency virus (HIV)-1, nor is there a cure for this chronic infection. At least one in 250 Veterans is infected with HIV. HIV-1 Clade B strains are the predominant strain in the US, and the overwhelming source of infection for Veterans (97% Clade B). The only treatment available is life-long therapy with combined anti-retroviral therapy. As part of our current Merit Award, we were successful in discove...
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