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Funded Project Details - FY2021

Project Number:

Title: BLRD Research Career Scientist Award Application
Principal Investigator:

William M. Shafer

Location: Decatur, GA
Congressional District Code: 4
Research Service: Biomedical Laboratory R&D
Project Period: October 2020 - September 2027
FY 2021 Funding Amount: $179,087
Total Award Amount
(all years):
Abstract: View full abstract and other project information on NIH RePORTER


Project Summary In this competitive renewal of my Senior Research Career Scientist (SRCS) award I will continue my research, service, and teaching/mentoring efforts that have been the areas of concentration during past funding periods. My research program focuses on antibiotic resistance as it is now recognized that the ability of bacterial pathogens to evade the action of antibiotics is now one of the most important threats to worldwide public health. My research program since entering the VA M...

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