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Funded Project Details - FY2021

Project Number:

Title: Investigating the Genomic Architecture of Anxiety and Overlap with Mental Health Disorders in the Million Veteran Program.
Principal Investigator:

Daniel Levey

Location: West Haven, CT
Congressional District Code: 3
Research Service: Biomedical Laboratory R&D
Project Period: August 2021 - July 2026
FY 2021 Funding Amount: $25,146
Total Award Amount
(all years):
Abstract: View full abstract and other project information on NIH RePORTER


Project Summary/Abstract Anxiety disorders cause significant distress on a personal level, and cost > $40,000,000,000 annually in the United States alone. They are common, with lifetime prevalence estimated at about 28.8%. These disorders are frequently co-morbid with other psychiatric disorders such as major depression (MDD) and post-traumatic stress disorder (PTSD). These disorders may share commonalities in the underlying genetic architecture that influences the risk for disease. More than 9...

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