Department of Veterans Affairs
Veterans Affairs research and development is focused on improving the lives of veterans and all Americans through health care discovery and innovation focusing on rehabilitation, mental health, prosthetics, pain management, and chronic diseases.
MUC1 decoy peptides therapy for Pseudomonas aeruginosa infection
Significantly reduces bacterial invasion of the lungs
Rotating wall vessel for cell cultures
Inexpensive and less labor intensive approach better suits the needs of the pharmaceutical industry in ADME-Tox screening
Statins for treatment of hepatic encephalopathy
Reducing circulating bile acid concentration prevents neurological damage without causing liver damage
Goggles for early detection of retinal disease
Wearable, non-invasive diagnostic system uses ERG to detect diabetic retinopathy prior to untreatable progression
Efficient isolation and culturing of CD34+ stem cells...
Method obtains pure populations with high yield
Drug to delay, prevent progressive memory decline
Compound that blocks the muscarinic M2 receptor shown to prevent spatial memory decline in animal models
Computer based system for highly accurate monitoring of...
Advanced wound measurement leverages the color segmentation of 2D images with 3D surface gradients to provide an objective, consistent, non-contact system
Treating liver disease via secretin/secretin receptor modulation
Regulating cholangiocyte function for a healthy liver
Treating degenerative diseases by measuring and reducing homocysteine...
Thioretinamide compound therapy chronic diseases related to aging
Inhibiting cancer growth with Palladium complex
Tris-DBA for the treatment of melanoma
Advanced segmentation techniques with computed tomography to assess...
Accurate detection and monitoring of brain atrophy as well as pinpointing drainage sites for subdural hematomas