In the last year, members of the Immunobiology Program have continued to make significant and sustained progress in its areas of focus: basic and tumor immunology, and translational medicine. The overall approach of program members combines molecular, cellular, structural, and biochemical strategies that are facilitated by the formal and informal intra- and interprogrammatic collaborations. Specifically, the Immunobiology Program aims to: 1. Understand the molecular and cellular regulation of the normal immune system and to define mechanistically the process by which malignant transformation occurs in cells of the immune system. 2. Utilize basic science discoveries of immune mechanisms to target malignant cells in relevant in vitro and animal model systems and in human clinical trials.

Agency
National Institute of Health (NIH)
Institute
National Cancer Institute (NCI)
Type
Center Core Grants (P30)
Project #
5P30CA016520-38
Application #
8593245
Study Section
Subcommittee G - Education (NCI)
Project Start
Project End
Budget Start
2013-12-01
Budget End
2014-11-30
Support Year
38
Fiscal Year
2014
Total Cost
$117,846
Indirect Cost
$86,402
Name
University of Pennsylvania
Department
Type
DUNS #
042250712
City
Philadelphia
State
PA
Country
United States
Zip Code
19104
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