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Novel precision-based treatments for biliary tract cancer
Principal Investigator / Affiliation John Mariadason (Professor) / La Trobe University flag Australia Australia
Temduang Limpaiboon (Professor) / Khon Kaen University flag Thailand Thailand
Yoshimasa Saito (Professor) / Keio University flag Japan Japan
Year Adopted 2020
Research Period 3 years
General Description of the Research Project This cooperative research project aims to improve outcomes for patients with biliary tract cancer. We will achieve this by building essential research capacity in this poorly understood disease through international collaboration, and building on our team’s exciting preliminary discoveries to develop novel precise treatments which precisely target specific aspects of tumour biology, and to identify biomarkers which predict response to immunotherapy.
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Principal Investigator / Country of Research Team
Photo John Mariadason

John Mariadason

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Photo Temduang Limpaiboon

Temduang Limpaiboon

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Photo Yoshimasa Saito

Yoshimasa Saito

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