Funded Project Details - FY2021
|Title:|| Diminished Sex Hormone Levels Stimulate Production of Inflammatory Bone Marrow-Derived Adipocytes|
Dwight J. Klemm
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||Biomedical Laboratory R&D
|| April 2021 -
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Menopause is a normal occurrence in all women and a gradual process that begins in the 5th decade of life. Menopause is characterized by the loss of ovarian hormones that ultimately leads to a number of comorbidities including weight gain, redistribution of fat from hips, waist and buttocks to the abdomen, and decreased metabolic activity. Female US military veterans are the fastest growing patient population in the Veterans Administration Health Care system, and more than a third of those patie...
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