ACUTE MYELOID LEUKEMIA: MRD ANALYSIS USING MODULAR UFLUIDICS AND UFLOW CYTOMETRY


Year of Award:
2013
Award Type:
R21
Project Number:
CA173279
RFA Number:
RFA-CA-12-002
Technology Track:
Molecular & Cellular Analysis Technologies
PI/Project Leader:
SOPER, STEVEN ALLAN
Other PI or Project Leader:
N/A
Institution:
UNIV OF NORTH CAROLINA CHAPEL HILL
Acute myeloid leukemia (AML) can be cured through allogeneic stem cell transplantation (SCT). Unfortunately, 25% of patients will experience relapse after SCT that is usually diagnosed by histologic evaluation of peripheral blood or bone marrow. This meth