ADVANCED DEVELOPMENT AND VALIDATION OF TARGETED MOLECULAR COUNTING METHODS FOR PRECISE AND ULTRASENSITIVE QUANTITATION OF LOW PREVALENCE SOMATIC MUTATIONS


Year of Award:
2015
Award Type:
R33
Project Number:
CA192980
RFA Number:
RFA-CA-14-004
Technology Track:
Molecular & Cellular Analysis Technologies
PI/Project Leader:
SALIPANTE, STEPHEN J
Other PI or Project Leader:
N/A
Institution:
UNIVERSITY OF WASHINGTON
The ultrasensitive detection of clinically relevant somatic alterations in cancer genomes has great potential for impacting patient care, e.g. for early detection, establishing diagnoses, refining prognoses, guiding treatment, and monitoring recurrence. H