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Funded Project Details - FY2021

Project Number:

Title: GRPR/PSMA Targeting Agents for Prostate Cancer Diagnosis
Principal Investigator:

Charles J Smith

Location: Columbia, MO
Congressional District Code: 4
Research Service: Biomedical Laboratory R&D
Project Period: July 2017 - June 2021
FY 2021 Funding Amount: $204,293
Total Award Amount
(all years):
Abstract: View full abstract and other project information on NIH RePORTER


According to the American Cancer Society, prostate cancer will account for an estimated 180,890 new cases and 26,120 deaths in 2016, continuing to be the most commonly diagnosed cancer and second-leading cause of cancer death in men in the United States. This research application provides rationale toward the design and development of new diagnostic agents based upon two well-validated biomarkers for early and late-stage detection of prostate cancer and is central to the research mission of the...

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