MICROCHANNEL CELL-BASED ASSAYS TO ENABLE CANCER RESEARCH


Year of Award:
2009
Award Type:
R33
Project Number:
CA137673
RFA Number:
RFA-CA-08-008
Technology Track:
Molecular & Cellular Analysis Technologies
PI/Project Leader:
BEEBE, DAVID J
Other PI or Project Leader:
N/A
Institution:
UNIVERSITY OF WISCONSIN-MADISON
It is becoming increasingly clear that cancer initiation and progression is actively regulated by signaling between neoplastic cells and their non-neoplastic neighbors. Yet current tools are not well suited to dissecting these multicell type conversations