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Funded Project Details - FY2021

Project Number:

Title: Ron Receptor Tyrosine Kinase Signaling in Breast Cancer
Principal Investigator:

Susan E Waltz

Location: Cincinnati, OH
Congressional District Code: 1
Research Service: Biomedical Laboratory R&D
Project Period: April 2016 - March 2022
FY 2021 Funding Amount: $121,450
Total Award Amount
(all years):
Abstract: View full abstract and other project information on NIH RePORTER


 DESCRIPTION (provided by applicant): Breast cancer (BC) is the most commonly diagnosed cancers in women, and approximately 2.5 million American women with a personal history of breast cancer are alive today. Late stage cancer comes with a high risk of mortality, making BC the second leading cause of cancer-related deaths in women in the US. Despite major advances in screening and detection, BC is still a major killer of women and the identification of novel pathways to combat BC is u...

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