Diagnostic markers for malignant mesothelioma and other respiratory diseases [ 2008 - 2011 ]

Also known as: Improved clinical tools for asbestos-induced cancer

Research Grant

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Researchers: Prof Bruce Robinson (Principal investigator) ,  Prof Arthur Musk Prof Jenette Creaney Prof Steve Skates

Brief description The deadly asbestos-induced cancer mesothelioma is continuing to kill tens of thousands of individuals per year. We have been working on improving the tests available to detect this cancer and to follow the course of the disease with the aim of reducing patients' anxiety and health-care costs.

Funding Amount $AUD 467,315.62

Funding Scheme NHMRC Project Grants

Notes Standard Project Grant

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