Interplay between Hypoxia, C-myb and Snail2 during epithelial mesenchymal interconversions in human breast cancer

Start Year: 2009
Finish Year: 2012
Chief Investigator: Dr Honor Hugo
Grant Type: Postdoctoral Fellowship
Institution: St Vincent's Institute of Medical Research

Postdoctoral Training Fellowship

Alternative Title: Defining a connection between genes driving proliferation and spread of breast cancer

The project innovatively addresses an extremely important clinical problem – how are the factors that drive primary tumour growth connected with factors that allow it to change cell behaviour and migrate to secondary sites?