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Funded Project Details - FY2021

Project Number:

Title: BLRD Research Career Scientist Award Application
Principal Investigator:

Wenhan Chang

Location: San Francisco, CA
Congressional District Code: 12
Research Service: Biomedical Laboratory R&D
Project Period: October 2019 - September 2024
FY 2021 Funding Amount: $207,823
Total Award Amount
(all years):
Abstract: View full abstract and other project information on NIH RePORTER


My research investigates signal transduction, molecular structures, and pathophysiological actions of the extracellular calcium-sensing receptor (CaSR) and its associated signaling molecules in controls of systemic mineral and skeletal homeostasis and more recently in the induction of brain diseases and explores the therapeutic potential of the receptor to treat several prevalent diseases afflicting VA patients. I also serve as the Co-Director of the UCSF/SF-VAMC Skeletal Biology and Biomechanic...

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