How does Vitamin A regulate bone & blood cells?

Lead researcher

Dr Louise Purton, A/Prof Kong Wah Ng

St Vincent's Institute of Medical Research

Years funded
2010 - 2012

This project explores the use of vitamin A molecules to increase the numbers of blood stem cells for transplantation purposes. The results will lead to improvements in blood stem cell transplants.

Funding Body

Cancer Council Research Grant


$100,000 per annum