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Funded Project Details - FY2021




Project Number:

I01BX005062-01A1
Title: Validation of pre-clinical models of musculoskeletal healing following trauma
Principal Investigator:

Jeffry S. Nyman

Location: Nashville, TN
Congressional District Code: 5
Research Service: Biomedical Laboratory R&D
Project Period: April 2021 - March 2025
FY 2021 Funding Amount: $150,048
Total Award Amount
(all years):
$1,107,924
Abstract: View full abstract and other project information on NIH RePORTER
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Excerpt:

With aging, there is a precipitous loss in activities of daily living (ADLs), and a decline in the function and repair of musculoskeletal (MSK) tissues is a significant contributor to this loss. Veterans are particularly vulnerable to a reduction in ADLs because the likelihood of experiencing severe trauma that injuries multiple MSK tissues is higher in military service than in civilian life. While these severe traumatic injuries are less life-threatening now than in the past, complications of M...



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