Project Details

Description of project aims

Genomic changes within tumours can help to drive the tumourigenic process. These alterations can be identified using next generation sequencing approaches and the effects of these changes are assessed using in vitro functional models.
Effective start/end date1/08/17 → …

Collaborative partners

  • University of the Highlands and Islands (lead)
  • Oncogenomics Group, QIMR Berghofer Medical Research Institute, Brisbane, Australia.
  • National Cancer Institute (NCI), National Institute of Health (NIH), Bethesda, Maryland
  • Experimental Cancer Genetics, Wellcome Trust Sanger Institute, Wellcome Trust Genome Campus, Cambridge, UK.
  • Melanoma Institute Australia

UN Sustainable Development Goals

In 2015, UN member states agreed to 17 global Sustainable Development Goals (SDGs) to end poverty, protect the planet and ensure prosperity for all. This project contributes towards the following SDG(s):

  • SDG 3 - Good Health and Well-being


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