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Funded Project Details - FY2021

Project Number:

Title: Combined Regenerative and Rehabilitation Therapies for Extremity Trauma
Principal Investigator:

Nick J Willett

Location: Decatur, GA
Congressional District Code: 4
Research Service: Rehabilitation R&D
Project Period: October 2018 - September 2022
FY 2021 Funding Amount: $257,443
Total Award Amount
(all years):
Abstract: View full abstract and other project information on NIH RePORTER


Description: Extremity trauma has been the predominant cause of combat casualties for U.S. armed forces members in recent military conflicts. These injuries often result in long-term functional disabilities, pain, and neurologic dysfunction. This proposal will utilize preclinical models of extremity trauma and test new tissue engineered therapies in combination with rehabilitation regimens. The overall objective of the proposed study is to establish an integrated regenerative medicine and rehabi...

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