HIGH-THROUGHPUT INTRACELLULAR MICRORHEOLOGY: A NEW TOOL FOR CANCER RESEARCH


Year of Award:
2009
Award Type:
R21
Project Number:
CA137686
RFA Number:
RFA-CA-08-006
Technology Track:
Molecular & Cellular Analysis Technologies
PI/Project Leader:
WIRTZ, DENIS
Other PI or Project Leader:
N/A
Institution:
JOHNS HOPKINS UNIVERSITY
Cancer mortality and morbidity are critically related to tumor invasion and metastasis in which the molecular mechanisms are poorly understood. Until their etiology is better revealed, attempts to develop new cancer therapeutics would remain empirical. Ce