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Funded Project Details - FY2021

Project Number:

Title: SDR: Genomic analysis of blast tube induced TBI in mice
Principal Investigator:

Daniel K Cullen

Location: Philadelphia, PA
Congressional District Code: 3
Research Service: Biomedical Laboratory R&D
Project Period: January 2020 - December 2023
FY 2021 Funding Amount: $374,036
Total Award Amount
(all years):
Abstract: View full abstract and other project information on NIH RePORTER


ABSTRACT The neurological consequences of blast-induced traumatic brain injury (TBI) are a critical issue facing our Veterans. The effects of TBI-induced cognitive deficits can be devastating, yet little is known about the neuropathological progression initiated by potentially unique injury mechanisms caused by blast exposure. Indeed, TBI may initiate a continuum of neurodegenerative changes progressing for weeks, months, or even years following injury; however, the relationship between various...

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