T1/T2 & T2/T3 Projects

FUNDED IN 2012

The 2012 inaugural round of Sydney Catalyst funding for 1 full PhD award and 5 'Top-up' Research Scholar awards led to support for the following 2 member-led research initiatives that cross both the T1/T2 and T2/T3 research areas

 

Adnan video grab

ADNAN NAGRIAL received the full 3 year PhD scholarship for his project titled: 'Defining anti-EGFR therapy responsive phenotypes in Pancreatic Cancer'.

The Sydney Catalyst group where his research is being conducted is The Kinghorn Cancer Centre, Garvan Institute.

Click on the image to see Adnan describe his work and his ideas about translational cancer research

 

  Kate video

KATE MAHON received a 1 year top-up research scholar award (clinician) for her work titled: 'The role of the acute phase response in Docetaxel resistance in hormone refractory prostate cancer'.

The Sydney Catalyst groups where her research is being conducted are the Sydney Cancer Centre/The Chris O'Brien Lifehouse at RPA and The Kinghorn Cancer Centre, Garvan Institute.

Click on the image to see Kate describe her work and her ideas about translational cancer research