[Cite as http://purl.org/au-research/grants/arc/DP0771578]
Researchers A/Prof SJ Langford; Dr BM Abbott
Brief description Neurodegeneration and cancer are two of the greatest frontiers in modern medicine. They impose significant medical, financial and social burdens on sufferers, carers and the wider community. Novel technologies with the ability to help diagnosis, enlighten researchers to the biological principles governing the disease and that can make a contribution to prevention, quality of life issues and survival of sufferers are of utmost importance. This project aims to make a significant contribution to these areas using antisense technologies against some previously studied targets.
Funding Amount $374,000
Funding Scheme Discovery Projects