Per PAR guidelines, translational research projects are strongly encouraged. As such, the Partnership's Developmental Core is comprised of projects that together represent a multidisciplinary, translational research portfolio as defined by the NCI's Translational Research Working Group. Projects selected represent the T1 to T3 stages ofthe translational research continuum that emphasizes efforts to reduce, and ultimately, eliminate cancer health disparities.

Agency
National Institute of Health (NIH)
Type
Specialized Center--Cooperative Agreements (U54)
Project #
5U54CA096297-12
Application #
8754450
Study Section
Special Emphasis Panel (ZCA1)
Project Start
Project End
Budget Start
Budget End
Support Year
12
Fiscal Year
2014
Total Cost
Indirect Cost
Name
University of Puerto Rico Med Sciences
Department
Type
DUNS #
City
San Juan
State
PR
Country
United States
Zip Code
00936
Rivera-Peña, Bianca; Ruíz-Fullana, Francisco J; Vélez-Reyes, Germán L et al. (2016) HPV-16 infection modifies overall survival of Puerto Rican HNSCC patients. Infect Agent Cancer 11:47
Palacios, Cristina; Daniel, Carrie R; Tirado-Gómez, Maribel et al. (2016) Dietary Patterns in Puerto Rican and Mexican-American Breast Cancer Survivors: A Pilot Study. J Immigr Minor Health :
Ortiz-Ortiz, Karen J; Ríos-Motta, Ruth; Marín-Centeno, Heriberto et al. (2016) Factors associated with late stage at diagnosis among Puerto Rico's government health plan colorectal cancer patients: a cross-sectional study. BMC Health Serv Res 16:344
Gökce, Mehmet I; Wang, Xuemei; Frost, Jacqueline et al. (2016) Informed decision making before prostate-specific antigen screening: Initial results using the American Cancer Society (ACS) Decision Aid (DA) among medically underserved men. Cancer :
Casellas-Cabrera, Nicolás; Díaz-Algorri, Yaritza; Carlo-Chévere, Víctor J et al. (2016) Risk of thyroid cancer among Caribbean Hispanic patients with familial adenomatous polyposis. Fam Cancer 15:267-74
Habiba, Khaled; Encarnacion-Rosado, Joel; Garcia-Pabon, Kenny et al. (2016) Improving cytotoxicity against cancer cells by chemo-photodynamic combined modalities using silver-graphene quantum dots nanocomposites. Int J Nanomedicine 11:107-19
Rivera Rivera, Amilcar; Castillo-Pichardo, Linette; Gerena, Yamil et al. (2016) Anti-Breast Cancer Potential of Quercetin via the Akt/AMPK/Mammalian Target of Rapamycin (mTOR) Signaling Cascade. PLoS One 11:e0157251
Zand, Behrouz; Previs, Rebecca A; Zacharias, Niki M et al. (2016) Role of Increased n-acetylaspartate Levels in Cancer. J Natl Cancer Inst 108:djv426
Hansen, Jean M; Coleman, Robert L; Sood, Anil K (2016) Targeting the tumour microenvironment in ovarian cancer. Eur J Cancer 56:131-43
Suárez, Erick; González, Lorena; Pérez-Mitchell, Carlos et al. (2016) Pathway Analysis using Gene-expression Profiles of HPV-positive and HPV-negative Oropharyngeal Cancer Patients in a Hispanic Population: Methodological Procedures. P R Health Sci J 35:3-8

Showing the most recent 10 out of 113 publications