COLLECTION, STABILIZATION AND STORAGE OF SALIVA SAMPLES FOR CANCER RESEARCH


Year of Award:
2008
Award Type:
R21
Project Number:
CA126733
RFA Number:
RFA-CA-07-037
Technology Track:
Biospecimen Science Technologies
PI/Project Leader:
WONG, DAVID T
Other PI or Project Leader:
N/A
Institution:
UNIVERSITY OF CALIFORNIA LOS ANGELES
The ability to diagnose cancer at an early stage will greatly enhance chances of treatment success and reduce the mortality and morbidity. Currently there is no molecular test that can diagnose or screen for oral cancer non-invasively. We were able to ide