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Funded Project Details - FY2021

Project Number:

Title: Fermented wheat germ proteins;mechanistic, immunologic and pre-clinical canine studies
Principal Investigator:

Joseph Tuscano

Location: Martinez, CA
Congressional District Code: 7
Research Service: Biomedical Laboratory R&D
Project Period: October 2019 - September 2023
FY 2021 Funding Amount: $156,333
Total Award Amount
(all years):
Abstract: View full abstract and other project information on NIH RePORTER


Approximately 33% of adults in the U.S. have used complementary health approaches (NHIS, CDC [4-6]). In doing so, 59 million Americans spend $30.2 billion out-of-pocket/year. The most commonly used complementary approach are natural products ($12.8 billion-almost one fourth of the out-of-pocket amount spent on all prescription drugs combined). Moreover, recent studies have found that CAM use is highly prevalent in this and many other countries with 36-52% of the population using CAM at some time...

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