Targeting stem cells as a new treatment for stomach cancer

Research Opportunity
Honours
Number of Honour Places Available
1
Department
Paediatrics
Location
Royal Children’s Hospital/Murdoch Childrens Research Institute
Group Leader Email Number Webpage
Dr Trevelyan Menheniott Personal web page
Primary Supervisor Email Number Webpage
A/Professor Philip Sutton 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
Students who are interested in joining this project will need to consider their elegibility as well as other requirements before contacting the supervisor of this research

Graduate Research application

Honours application

Key Contact

For further information about this research, please contact a supervisor.

Department

Paediatrics

Research Node

Royal Children’s Hospital/Murdoch Childrens Research Institute

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