Funded Project Details - FY2021
|Title:|| Impact of N-Acetylgalactosamine-4-Sulfatase (Arylsulfatase B) on the Progression of Melanoma|
Joanne K. Tobacman
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||Biomedical Laboratory R&D
|| July 2021 -
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The morbidity and mortality of malignant melanoma are significant problems for veterans, their families, and the general public. Progress has been made in early diagnosis and in treatment, in particular with advances in checkpoint inhibition therapy. However, not all patients respond to this approach and the treatment has major toxicity. There is a continuing unmet need for improvement in treatment of melanoma. This project presents a novel and potentially breakthrough treatment approach, based...
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