Funded Project Details - FY2021
|Title:|| Discovering Novel Mechanisms and Treatment for Aging-Related Dementia: Probing Medin and Abeta Vasculopathy|
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||Biomedical Laboratory R&D
|| April 2021 -
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Abstract Vascular dementia (VaD) is the second most common cause of dementia overall and the most common in patients < 74 years old. In an aging veteran population, dementia is a critical health care issue that affects 7.3% of veterans ≥ 65 years old1. To prevent or manage VaD, it is critical to understand its early pathophysiology, specifically learning how vascular disease and inflammation, a process that occurs decades before VaD, modulate neuroinflammation and neurodegeneration. We have ide...
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