Researchers Provide Insight on How Protein in Centromere Region of Chromosomes May Contribute to Cancer Development
Katsumi Kitagawa, PhD, principal investigator in the Center for Childhood Cancer and Blood Diseases in The Research Institute at Nationwide Children’s Hospital, is senior author of a study published in Cell Reports that shows models of how the protein CENP-A can function incorrectly and lead to abnormalities that are passed one cell to the next, ultimately causing cancer.
Congratulations to the 2016 Intramural Funding Awardees
In 2015, the Intramural Funding Program received the largest number of applicants for the December application cycle, and four awards were granted in February 2016. Learn more about the recent awardees and their research projects.
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