A NOVEL NANOCOAXIAL BIOSENSOR FOR DETECTION OF CANCER BIOMARKERS


Year of Award:
2010
Award Type:
R21
Project Number:
CA137681
RFA Number:
RFA-CA-09-008
Technology Track:
Molecular & Cellular Analysis Technologies
PI/Project Leader:
CHILES, THOMAS C.
Other PI or Project Leader:
CAI, DONG ;NAUGHTON, MICHAEL JOSEPH
Institution:
BOSTON COLLEGE
Many cancer therapies are limited and usually ineffective in their success once a tumor has spread beyond the tissue of origin. For many cancer diseases, five- and ten-year survival responses can approach 90% when detected at an early stage, whereas it ma