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Funded Project Details - FY2021

Project Number:

Title: Delayed and Progressive Emergence of CTE- and Psychiatric-like Pathologies after Repetitive Mild TBI
Principal Investigator:

Donald M. Kuhn

Location: Allen Park, MI
Congressional District Code: 13
Research Service: Biomedical Laboratory R&D
Project Period: January 2020 - December 2023
FY 2021 Funding Amount: $184,979
Total Award Amount
(all years):
Abstract: View full abstract and other project information on NIH RePORTER


Project Summary/Abstract Traumatic brain injury (TBI) has been referred to as the “signature injury” of recent military combat operations in Iraq and Afghanistan. The form of TBI that is most prevalent among military service members and Veterans is repetitive, mild TBI, or rmTBI. Apart from the immediate effects of a head injury, rmTBI is also associated with a number of significant and chronic co-morbid conditions including cognitive dysfunction, sleep disorders, alterations in visual function,...

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