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Funded Project Details - FY2021

Project Number:

Title: In Vivo Restoration of Myocardial Conduction with Carbon Nanotube Fibers
Principal Investigator:

Mark D McCauley

Location: Chicago, IL
Congressional District Code: 7
Research Service: Biomedical Laboratory R&D
Project Period: July 2021 - June 2025
FY 2021 Funding Amount: $39,200
Total Award Amount
(all years):
Abstract: View full abstract and other project information on NIH RePORTER


Project Summary / Abstract This is an application for a VA Merit Award Research Grant for Dr. Mark McCauley, a physician-scientist and staff Cardiologist/Electrophysiologist at the Jesse Brown VA Medical Center in Chicago. This award will provide Dr. McCauley with the support necessary to validate carbon nanotube fibers (CNTf) as a biocompatible, electrically conductive substance able to enhance ventricular conduction in the heart. To achieve these goals, Dr. McCauley has assembled a team of Ele...

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