Funded Project Details - FY2021
|Title:|| Regulation of cutaneous wound healing by GCN2|
|Congressional District Code:
||Clinical Science R&D
|| January 2020 -
|FY 2021 Funding Amount:
|Total Award Amount
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Approximately 6.5 million Americans are diagnosed with a cutaneous chronic wound each year, costing the healthcare system in the United States over 20 billion dollars annually. Often these chronic wounds are found in geriatric individuals, up to 85% of patients with chronic wounds are over 65 years old, or in patients with concurrent diseases such as diabetes, obesity, malnutrition, or substance abuse. Similarly, the failure to properly heal wounds is a major problem for the Veteran population a...
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