The major goals of the newly formed Signaling and Biotechnology (SBT) Program are to understand the mechanisms underlying cancer pathogenesis and resistance to therapy and to use this knowledge to develop new technologies leading to more effective strategies for improved detection and treatment of cancer. The SBT program combines a range of disciplines (signaling biology and therapeutics, engineering, clinical medicine, and physical sciences) with the goal of increasing basic knowledge and developing innovative technologies for research, diagnosis, and treatment of cancer. We focus on difficult-to-treat cancers and those with high incidence and mortality in the Wake Forest Baptist Comprehensive Cancer Center (WFBCCC) catchment area.

Agency
National Institute of Health (NIH)
Institute
National Cancer Institute (NCI)
Type
Center Core Grants (P30)
Project #
5P30CA012197-46
Application #
10093001
Study Section
Subcommittee I - Transistion to Independence (NCI)
Project Start
1997-02-01
Project End
2022-01-31
Budget Start
2021-02-01
Budget End
2022-01-31
Support Year
46
Fiscal Year
2021
Total Cost
Indirect Cost
Name
Wake Forest University Health Sciences
Department
Type
DUNS #
937727907
City
Winston-Salem
State
NC
Country
United States
Zip Code
27157
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