PARALLEL CAPILLARY BIOREACTORS FOR LEUKOCYTE TRANSENDOTHELIAL MIGRATION ANALYSIS


Year of Award:
2008
Award Type:
R21
Project Number:
CA126728
RFA Number:
RFA-CA-07-035
Technology Track:
Molecular & Cellular Analysis Technologies
PI/Project Leader:
MCCAWLEY, LISA JOY
Other PI or Project Leader:
N/A
Institution:
VANDERBILT UNIVERSITY
The tumor microenvironment, and in particular tumor associated inflammation, is a driving force of tumor progression. Immune cell (i.e. leukocyte) infiltration into sites of inflammation requires the coordinate regulation of multiple steps including arres