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Funded Project Details - FY2021

Project Number:

Title: Stroke and Coated-Platelets - A Translational Research Initiative
Principal Investigator:

Calin I. Prodan

Location: Oklahoma City, OK
Congressional District Code: 5
Research Service: Clinical Science R&D
Project Period: April 2021 - March 2025
FY 2021 Funding Amount: $109,463
Total Award Amount
(all years):
Abstract: View full abstract and other project information on NIH RePORTER


Stroke is recognized as a major cause of disability and death in elderly veterans. Stroke also represents a critical, and potentially preventable, risk factor for cognitive decline mostly in the form of vascular cognitive impairment in veterans. Silent brain infarctions (SBIs) are a manifestation of covert cerebrovascular disease, without obvious clinical deficit but linked to a significant increase in risk for subsequent stroke and cognitive decline. Identifying early markers of stroke risk in...

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