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Funded Project Details - FY2021

Project Number:

Title: The role of T cell derived cytokines in Helicobacter pylori
Principal Investigator:

Holly Algood

Location: Nashville, TN
Congressional District Code: 5
Research Service: Biomedical Laboratory R&D
Project Period: April 2016 - January 2021
FY 2021 Funding Amount: $30,239
Total Award Amount
(all years):
Abstract: View full abstract and other project information on NIH RePORTER


 DESCRIPTION (provided by applicant): Helicobacter pylori is the dominant member of the gastric microbiota in a majority of the world's population. H. pylori colonization can lead to protection from some pro-inflammatory diseases such as allergic airway disease, but also can lead to significant detrimental outcomes, including gastritis, peptic ulcers and gastric cancer. Infection with H. pylori is the single most common ris factor of gastric cancer; for this reason, H. pylori was defi...

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