The four-year, $2.3 million project could accelerate the development of new therapies for a range of cancers, particularly metastatic breast cancer. It also offers an answer to a longstanding mystery in cancer metabolism.
San Diego group has provided more than $2 million to early-career scientists across the country conducting maverick research on Type 1 diabetes, including the lab run by developmental geneticist Duc Dong at Sanford Burnham Prebys.
Researchers from Sanford Burnham Prebys have revealed a new function for a previously-known immune molecule, a discovery with implications for the treatment of autoimmune and gastrointestinal diseases.
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