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Funded Project Details - FY2021

Project Number:

Title: Immune mediated lung injury in COVID-19
Principal Investigator:

Jane C Deng

Location: Ann Arbor, MI
Congressional District Code: 12
Research Service: Biomedical Laboratory R&D
Project Period: April 2021 - March 2023
FY 2021 Funding Amount: $114,297
Total Award Amount
(all years):
Abstract: View full abstract and other project information on NIH RePORTER


SARS-CoV-2 and the disease it causes (COVID-19) has emerged as a major global public health threat in the span of a few months. In particular, SARS-CoV-2 adds to the present number of acute respiratory infections, including influenza and bacterial pneumonia, which are endangering the health of our veterans and aging population. In particular, severe COVID-19 disease is characterized by severe lung injury, which results in severely impaired oxygen delivery and ultimately multiple organ failure an...

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