Public Health Relevance

Sphingosine kinase 1 (SphKI) is a sphingoiipid enzyme associated with tumor development as well as tumor's resistance to chemotherapeutic treatment. This study will investigate the potential utilities of novel SphKI inhibitors as anti-cancer agents for acute myeloid leukemia.

Agency
National Institute of Health (NIH)
Institute
National Cancer Institute (NCI)
Type
Research Program Projects (P01)
Project #
1P01CA171983-01A1
Application #
8554596
Study Section
Project Start
2013-09-10
Project End
2018-08-31
Budget Start
2013-09-10
Budget End
2014-08-31
Support Year
1
Fiscal Year
2013
Total Cost
$220,672
Indirect Cost
$62,466
Name
Pennsylvania State University
Department
Type
DUNS #
129348186
City
Hershey
State
PA
Country
United States
Zip Code
17033