ABSCRIPTION?-BASED CPG METHYLATION ASSAYS FOR EARLY CANCER DETECTION


Year of Award:
2008
Award Type:
R43
Project Number:
CA132851
RFA Number:
RFA-CA-07-039
Technology Track:
Molecular & Cellular Analysis Technologies
PI/Project Leader:
HANNA, MICHELLE M
Other PI or Project Leader:
N/A
Institution:
RIBOMED BIOTECHNOLOGIES, INC.
This application is focused on the development of a simple and sensitive technology for the detection of CpG methylation in CpG islands of human cancer cells. CpG islands are short genomic segments in the promoter regions of most human genes that are enri