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Funded Project Details - FY2021

Project Number:

Title: BLR&D Research Career Scientist Award
Principal Investigator:

Wael El-Rifai

Location: Miami, FL
Congressional District Code: 5
Research Service: Biomedical Laboratory R&D
Project Period: April 2017 - March 2022
FY 2021 Funding Amount: $144,632
Total Award Amount
(all years):
Abstract: View full abstract and other project information on NIH RePORTER


Project Summary/Abstract Dr. El-Rifai has a long standing track record in the molecular studies of cancer. He has established strong national and international collaborations for the studies of gastric and esophageal cancer. His laboratory provides unique training experiences in diverse areas of cancer research that include molecular mechanisms of tumorigenesis and drug resistance. Dr. El-Rifai's laboratory works closely with basic science (Cell biology, Cancer Biology, Statistics, Bioinformatic...

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