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Funded Project Details - FY2021




Project Number:

IK6BX005646-01
Title: BLR&D Research Career Scientist Award Application (Renewal)
Principal Investigator:

Rajiv R. Mohan

Location: Columbia, MO
Congressional District Code: 4
Research Service: Biomedical Laboratory R&D
Project Period: April 2021 - March 2028
FY 2021 Funding Amount: $78,225
Total Award Amount
(all years):
$1,026,231
Abstract: View full abstract and other project information on NIH RePORTER
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Excerpt:

Project Summary/Abstract This competitive renewal application of my RCS program is focused on a major health problem of vision loss caused by the traumatic eye and brain injury. Both, traumatic eye and brain injuries lead to vision loss and ocular tissue damage that affects veterans’ health and quality of life immensely. Eye and brain trauma are the major cause of vision loss among our veterans and troops engaged in Operation Enduring Freedom (OEF), Operation Iraqi Freedom (OIF), New Dawn, and...



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