Scott Canner Research Grant – Dr. Sarah Hayes

    NAME Dr. Sarah Hayes
    CANCER TYPE Lung cancer
    INSTITUTION University of Sydney
    STATE New South Wales
    GRANT TYPE $125,000
    PROJECT TYPE Research

    "Lung cancer is the second most common cancer and is a leading cause of mortality globally. Our project seeks to discover if levels of specific proteins in plasma or exhaled breath are correlated with lung cancer diagnosis, which could be used for less-invasive screening of high-risk populations."

    – Dr. Sarah Hayes, researcher for the University of Sydney