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Funded Project Details - FY2021

Project Number:

Title: BLR&D Research Career Scientist Award Application
Principal Investigator:

Zheng Dong

Location: Augusta, GA
Congressional District Code: 10
Research Service: Biomedical Laboratory R&D
Project Period: April 2020 - March 2027
FY 2021 Funding Amount: $172,322
Total Award Amount
(all years):
Abstract: View full abstract and other project information on NIH RePORTER


Dr. Dong is a nationally and internationally recognized investigator in the research field of kidney injury and repair. His current work is focused on mitochondria, metabolism, autophagy, and epigenetic regulation in kidney injury and repair under the disease conditions of renal ischemia- reperfusion, diabetes, and cisplatin nephrotoxicity. As of July 1, 2019, Dr. Dong has published 256 research articles that have been cited for over 20,000 times with H-index of 66, attesting his scientific cont...

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