ISOLATING CIRCULATING TUMOR CELLS USING A CENTRIFUGE ON A CHIP


Year of Award:
2013
Award Type:
R33
Project Number:
CA177456
RFA Number:
RFA-CA-12-003
Technology Track:
Molecular & Cellular Analysis Technologies
PI/Project Leader:
DI CARLO, DINO
Other PI or Project Leader:
N/A
Institution:
UNIVERSITY OF CALIFORNIA LOS ANGELES
The coming generation of personalized anti-cancer treatments will increasingly require companion diagnostic tests to ascertain the presence of specific genetic mutations for which drug targets are available. Cancer tissue or disseminated cancer cells in t