A NOVEL HIGH THROUGHPUT TUMOR SPHEROID MICROTECHNOLOGY


Year of Award:
2013
Award Type:
R21
Project Number:
CA182333
RFA Number:
RFA-CA-13-001
Technology Track:
Molecular & Cellular Analysis Technologies
PI/Project Leader:
TAVANA, HOSSEIN
Other PI or Project Leader:
LUKER, GARY D
Institution:
UNIVERSITY OF AKRON
Two-dimensional (2D) cultures of cancer cells are routinely used in drug discovery for screening and initial characterization of the efficacy of librry of potential drug compounds. Despite their simplicity and compatibility with high throughput screening