MOLECULAR DIAGNOSIS OF SARCOMAS


Year of Award:
2002
Award Type:
R21
Project Number:
CA092739
RFA Number:
PAR-01-106
Technology Track:
Molecular & Cellular Analysis Technologies
PI/Project Leader:
BAKER, LAURENCE HOWARD
Other PI or Project Leader:
N/A
Institution:
UNIVERSITY OF MICHIGAN AT ANN ARBOR
We will elaborate serum quantitative-PCR (QPCR) and peripheral blood RT-QPCRtests to diagnose the presence of sarcomas. We aim to construct simple bloodtests to screen people at increased risk for sarcoma, to evaluate the initialtumor, to assess therapy o