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Funded Project Details - FY2021

Project Number:

Title: BLRD Research Career Scientist Award Application
Principal Investigator:

Dandan Sun

Location: Pittsburgh, PA
Congressional District Code: 18
Research Service: Biomedical Laboratory R&D
Project Period: April 2021 - March 2026
FY 2021 Funding Amount: $93,368
Total Award Amount
(all years):
Abstract: View full abstract and other project information on NIH RePORTER


PROJECT ABSTRACT Over the past 25 years, I have established an internationally renowned research program on studying membrane ion transport proteins and their functions in pathophysiology of neurological diseases. We have advanced our understanding about roles of ion transport proteins (Na+-K+-Cl- cotransporter, Na+/H+ exchanger and Na+/Ca2+ exchangers) in regulation of ionic homeostasis in the central nervous system under disease conditions such as acute ischemic stroke and traumatic brain inju...

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