City: Scottsdale

Amount: $200000

Award Date: 2018

Duration: 24 months

Program Area: Bioscience

A partnership with Translational Genomics Research Institute to develop novel methods to rapidly credential combination therapies for incurable colorectal cancer using next-generation sequencing and organoid cultures from patients; the project aims to identify and validate individualized pathways for treatments in patients with colorectal cancer. This grant is awarded under the Flinn Foundation Translational Research in Precision Medicine Seed Grant Initiative to support research collaborations between basic scientists and clinical researchers.