Targeting stem cells as a new treatment for stomach cancer

Research Opportunity
Honours
Project Status
Future
Department
Paediatrics
Location
Royal Melbourne Hospital
Supervisor Email Number Webpage
A/Professor Philip Sutton Personal web page
Dr Trevelyan Menheniott Personal web page

Project Details

This project aims to pinpoint the stem cell population that gives rise to the most common 'intestinal type' of stomach cancer and, if time, to explore ways to target these cells to prevent cancer progression



Faculty Research Themes

Cancer

School Research Themes

Cancer in Medicine



Research Opportunities

Honours
Graduate Research Students who are interested in joining this project will need to consider their elegibility as well as other Graduate Research requirements before contacting the supervisor of this research

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Key Contact

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Department

Paediatrics

Research Node

Royal Melbourne Hospital