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2009 Research Grants

Johns Hopkins University
Nita Ahuja, M.D.
Aberrant Hypermethylation of CpG Island Promoters in Pancreatic Cancer: Constructing a Hypermethylome

University of California, San Francisco
Allan Balmain, Ph.D.
Therapeutic Approaches to Pancreatic Cancer Based on K-Ras Isoform 4A Expression in Stem Cells

Fred Hutchinson Cancer Research Center
Sunil R. Hingorani, M.D., Ph.D.
Oncogenic K-Ras as a Therapeutic Target for Pancreas Cancer

Johns Hopkins University
Allison Klein, Ph.D.
Identification of Pancreatic Cancer Susceptibility Genes

University of Michigan Medical School
Chandan Kumar, Ph.D.
Discovery of Recurrent Gene Fusions in Pancreatic Cancer using High-Throughput Sequencing

Johns Hopkins University School of Medicine
Joshua Mendell, M.D., Ph.D.
Ras-regulated microRNAs in Pancreatic Cancer

Massachusetts General Hospital
Jeffrey Settleman, Ph.D.
Identification and Validation of Novel Therapeutics Targets for K-Ras-mutant Pancreatic Cancer

Ohio State University
Thomas D. Schmittgen, Ph.D.
MicroRNA Profiling in Serum of Pancreatic Adenocarcinoma Patients
*Supported by a generous donation from the Michael Rolfe Pancreatic Cancer Foundation

The Johns Hopkins University School of Medicine
Bert Vogelstein, M.D.
Development of Novel Diagnostic Approaches for the Early Detection of Pancreatic Neoplasms

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