Novel therapeutic antibodies to fight drug resistant breast cancers

Project Description

We investigate new therapies that specifically target key proteins on cancer cells that help them evade established drugs. This work will lead to better understanding of the role of these proteins in breast cancer and aid development of improved treatment of drug resistant cancers.

Year

2016-2018

Researchers

Dr Peter Janes, Prof Dimitar Nikolov, Dr Elgene Lim

Funding Body

Cancer Council Research Grant

Institution

Monash University, Department of Biochemistry

Funding

$99,661 pa for three years

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