Public Health Relevance

Reducing age and race-related health disparities in HIV research, and discovering brain biomarkers for early identification of persons at risk for adverse cognitive and motor outcomes in HIV, are high public health priorities. This study addresses both priorities by examining the combined effects of age and race on inflammation-related brain abnormalities in HIV, and associations with cognitive and motor function

Agency
National Institute of Health (NIH)
Institute
National Institute on Minority Health and Health Disparities (NIMHD)
Type
Exploratory Grants (P20)
Project #
1P20MD006886-01
Application #
8356061
Study Section
Special Emphasis Panel (ZMD1-RN (01))
Project Start
2012-05-25
Project End
2017-01-31
Budget Start
2012-05-25
Budget End
2013-01-31
Support Year
1
Fiscal Year
2012
Total Cost
$181,021
Indirect Cost
$51,638
Name
Rush University Medical Center
Department
Type
DUNS #
068610245
City
Chicago
State
IL
Country
United States
Zip Code
60612
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