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

"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