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Funded Project Details - FY2021

Project Number:

Title: COVID19: Optimized Endosome-Targeting Compounds for SARS-CoV-2 and Emerging Coronaviruses
Principal Investigator:

Joseph ("Stone") Doggett

Location: Portland, OR
Congressional District Code: 3
Research Service: Biomedical Laboratory R&D
Project Period: April 2021 - March 2023
FY 2021 Funding Amount: $127,638
Total Award Amount
(all years):
Abstract: View full abstract and other project information on NIH RePORTER


COVID-19 is a global health crisis that must be countered with the full capacity of government agencies, the private sector and the scientific community. New drugs that are broadly effective against coronaviruses are a crucial tool for ending this pandemic and preventing future coronavirus pandemics. Veterans are particularly at risk for severe COVID-19 due to older age and higher rates of cardiovascular disease. Initial efforts to repurpose drugs for COVID-19 have revived interest in the antivi...

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