Tumour cell suppression of immune pathways to enable spread to bone

Lead researcher

Dr Belinda Parker, Prof Paul Hertzog

Research Division, Peter MacCallum Cancer Centre

Years funded

This project explores the role of specific immune responses in blocking the spread of breast cancer to bone.

The results obtained may allow the development of new treatment strategies for patients with advanced breast cancer.

Funding Body

Cancer Council Research Grants


$97,508 in 2011 and $99,508 in 2012