Repositioning "old" drugs for new causes : identifying new treatments for prostate cancer

Shah, Esha Tushit (2015) Repositioning "old" drugs for new causes : identifying new treatments for prostate cancer. Masters by Research thesis, Queensland University of Technology.

Abstract

The majority of prostate cancer related deaths are due to the spread of the disease. This project developed a screening protocol to identify existing drugs that could be used to prevent the spread of prostate cancer and thereby improve the survival of the patients.

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ID Code: 80103
Item Type: QUT Thesis (Masters by Research)
Supervisor: Hollier, Brett, Nelson, Colleen, Williams, Elizabeth, & Gunter, Jennifer
Keywords: Prostate Cancer, Metastasis, Drug Repositioning, Cell migration, Multi-parameter Screen, Drug Screen
Divisions: Current > Schools > School of Biomedical Sciences
Current > QUT Faculties and Divisions > Faculty of Health
Current > Institutes > Institute of Health and Biomedical Innovation
Institution: Queensland University of Technology
Deposited On: 30 Jan 2015 06:45
Last Modified: 08 Sep 2015 06:40

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