Musella Foundation awards brain tumor research grant!
This project will hopefully allow the researcher to apply for a large NIH grant to get the clinical trial going!
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Posted on: 12/23/2017
Hewlett, NY 12/23/2017 - The Musella Foundation announced that it has awarded a $10,000 grant to Dr. Srendi at Ann and Robert H. Lurie Children's Hospital of Chicago for the project "Qualification of the PLK4 inhibitor CFI-400945 for future clinical trials on pediatric brain tumors: moving from the bench to the bedside". She is getting close to human trials. We funded the her earlier work on this topic, which resulted in proof of principle that the approach works. See http://www.oncotarget.com/index.php?journal=oncotarget&page=article&op=view&path%5B%5D=22704&author-preview=hio
The Musella Foundation would like to thank our donors for allowing us to fund promising research like this!
Al Musella, DPM
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