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Funded Project Details - FY2021

Project Number:

Title: Regulation of Innate Immunity and Inflammation Through Nuclear Reprogramming
Principal Investigator:

Jack J Hawiger

Location: Nashville, TN
Congressional District Code: 5
Research Service: Biomedical Laboratory R&D
Project Period: January 2016 - October 2020
FY 2021 Funding Amount: $64,003
Total Award Amount
(all years):
Abstract: View full abstract and other project information on NIH RePORTER


 DESCRIPTION: Inflammatory diseases in the Veteran population arise in many ways, ranging from infections, especially of wounds, to metabolic disorders aggravated by stress from tours of duty. Their sequelae range from acute, life-threatening microbial inflammation to chronic and debilitating metabolic inflammation. The body's response to microbial (bacteria, fungi, viruses) and metabolic (excess cholesterol, triglycerides, uric acid) insults is mediated by innate immunity and inflamm...

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