Funded Project Details - FY2021
|Title:|| Pathogenesis of Nerve Injury: Role of Tissue Inhibitor of Metalloproteinases-1 (TIMP-1)|
Veronica I. Shubayev
||San Diego, CA
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||Biomedical Laboratory R&D
|| April 2020 -
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Extremity trauma causing peripheral nervous system (PNS) injury accounts for the majority of combat wounds. Despite high regenerative capacity of the PNS, patients develop severe neuropathic pain, not amenable to analgesic therapies. The congressional Opioids and STOP Initiative Act of 2017 calls to “expand, intensify, and coordinate fundamental, translational, and clinical research” on pain and develop new non-addictive pain treatments. In addition to physical and emotional disability, chronic...
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