Funded Project Details - FY2021
|Title:|| Metal-induced cell-level changes in prostate epithelium and cancer risk|
||Little Rock, AR
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||Biomedical Laboratory R&D
|| July 2021 -
|FY 2021 Funding Amount:
|Total Award Amount
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1 Data in the Veterans Affairs (VA) Central Cancer Registry showed nearly 50,000 new cases of 2 cancers were diagnosed in the VA system in 2010, and prostate cancer (PCa) is the most frequently 3 diagnosed cancer among male veterans, with ~12,500 cases or 33% of all cancers reported. 4 Inhalation or ingestion of toxic air from incomplete combustion are known to increase exposure 5 to metal ion including lead (Pb) and arsenic (iAs), especially when a great variety of materials 6 were being b...
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