Funded Project Details - FY2021
|Title:|| Defining the role of the androgen receptor low molecular weight isoforms in bladder cancer|
|Congressional District Code:
||Biomedical Laboratory R&D
|| January 2017 -
|FY 2021 Funding Amount:
|Total Award Amount
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Bladder cancer (BlCa) in the US is estimated to account for ~74,000 new cases of cancer and ~16,000 deaths in 2015. Despite research efforts, treatment options for muscle invasive cancers have remained largely unchanged for the past 30 years. BlCa is characterized by a gender disparity where men are three times more likely to develop BlCa than women. The theory that the androgen receptor (AR) and androgen signaling is involved in the etiology and progression of this disease is supported by numer...
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