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John Harrell, Iowa Space Grant Award recipient

October 9, 2015

Assistant Professor John Harrell

Principal Investigator:  John Harrell
Project Title: Impact of Sedentary Time Accumulation on Cerebrovascular Reactivity
Project Summary: Funds will be used to test increases in cerebral blood flow in highly sedentary and non-sedentary young adults.  Further, the research is aimed at investigating a specific mechanism (cyclooxygenase) of cerebral vasodilation.
Funding Agency:  National Aeronautics and Space Administration – Iowa Space Grant Consortium
Amount Awarded:  $10,000