NAME Dr Jill Larson
CANCER TYPE Lung cancer
INSTITUTION 238
STATE New South Wales
GRANT TYPE Other
PROJECT TYPE Research

Cure Cancer Australia: Identification of novel permissive mutations representing acquired vulnerabilities in lung cancer. Lung cancer is the most common cause of cancer related death. Dr Larson will be using cutting-edge Next Generation sequencing technology to identify novel genetic alterations that occur early in the development of lung cancer, resulting in improved treatment options.