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Funded Project Details - FY2021

Project Number:

Title: Dynamics of protein kinase CK2 signaling in prostate cancer pathogenesis
Principal Investigator:

Khalil Ahmed

Location: Minneapolis, MN
Congressional District Code: 5
Research Service: Biomedical Laboratory R&D
Project Period: January 2021 - December 2024
FY 2021 Funding Amount: $167,600
Total Award Amount
(all years):
Abstract: View full abstract and other project information on NIH RePORTER


Prostate cancer (PCa) is one of the major health issues for the aging Veterans population warranting investigations to further advance knowledge of the disease pathobiology and benefit PCa patients, which accords with the VA Healthcare mission. In this context, our focus has been centered on delineating the functions of the pro-survival and cancer-addictive protein kinase CK2 in PCa pathobiology and therapy, resulting in significant ground-breaking contributions over time. Protein kinase CK2 (fo...

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