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Funded Project Details - FY2021




Project Number:

I01BX004882-01
Title: CMA: Cartilage Repair Strategies to Alleviate Arthritic Pain (CaRe AP): Optimizing the Host Environment for Intra-articular Osteoarthritis Therapies
Principal Investigator:

Timothy M Griffin

Location: Oklahoma City, OK
Congressional District Code: 5
Research Service: Biomedical Laboratory R&D
Project Period: April 2020 - September 2024
FY 2021 Funding Amount: $90,000
Total Award Amount
(all years):
$709,659
Abstract: View full abstract and other project information on NIH RePORTER
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Excerpt:

Osteoarthritis (OA) is highly prevalent in U.S. military service members and Veterans due to the impact of joint trauma and overuse injury. Its socioeconomic impact is substantial, estimated to approach $60 billion per year, and no disease-modifying treatments exist. The overall goal of the collaborative Program is to develop a treatment for post-traumatic osteoarthritis (PTOA) that will relieve pain and improve function. We hypothesize that PTOA is caused by maladaptive repair responses includi...



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