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Funded Project Details - FY2021

Project Number:

Title: A role of FAM3B in suppressing prostate cancer progression
Principal Investigator:

Yan Dong

Location: New Orleans, LA
Congressional District Code: 2
Research Service: Biomedical Laboratory R&D
Project Period: April 2020 - March 2024
FY 2021 Funding Amount: $232,064
Total Award Amount
(all years):
Abstract: View full abstract and other project information on NIH RePORTER


The recent development and FDA approval of a number of new drugs heralded a new era of prostate cancer therapy. However, metastatic prostate cancer remains a fatal disease. Thus, there is a critical need to identify prostate cancers that will progress to metastatic and develop effective therapies to treat them early to stop disease progression. The proposed study addresses these critical areas of need. In our preliminary studies, via an unbiased analysis of close to 400 clinical samples and subs...

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