DEVELOPMENT OF DIGITAL SNP ANALYSIS IN CANCER DETECTION


Year of Award:
2002
Award Type:
R21
Project Number:
CA097527
RFA Number:
PAR-01-106
Technology Track:
Molecular & Cellular Analysis Technologies
PI/Project Leader:
SHIH, IE-MING
Other PI or Project Leader:
N/A
Institution:
JOHNS HOPKINS UNIVERSITY
The objective of this project is to develop an innovative molecular genetic approach to analyze the allelic status in plasma for cancer detection. Allelic imbalance (AI), defined as losses or gains of particular chromosomal regions, is a unique genetic ab