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Funded Project Details - FY2021

Project Number:

Title: Identifying Biomarkers of Post-traumatic Stress Disorder in U.S. Veterans using an Integrative Multi-Omics Approach
Principal Investigator:

Janitza Montalvo-Ortiz

Location: West Haven, CT
Congressional District Code: 3
Research Service: Clinical Science R&D
Project Period: January 2020 - December 2024
FY 2021 Funding Amount: $198,152
Total Award Amount
(all years):
Abstract: View full abstract and other project information on NIH RePORTER


The ultimate goal of the CDA-2 is for Dr. Montalvo-Ortiz to obtain training in advanced methods of statistical genetics, functional genomics and bioinformatics to identify molecular biomarkers of posttraumatic stress disorder (PTSD) that can help monitor the progression of PTSD and inform prevention efforts and personalized care for U.S. veterans. To accomplish this goal, she will investigate the epigenomics and transcriptomics of PTSD in veterans using an integrative multi-omics approach. This...

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