Drs. Wang and Wyatt on teams receiving PCF Challenge Awards

Date Posted: 
2020-11-23

Drs. Yuzhuo Wang and Alex Wyatt are each on a team receiving the Prostate Cancer Foundation 2020 Challenge Awards.  The titles of their projects are below, and more information can be found at PCF's announcement

Targeting Transcriptional Addiction in Prostate Cancer by Impeding Neo-Enhancer Accessibility
Principal Investigators: Chinnaiyan, Cieslik, Vaishampayan, Wang
Co-Investigators: Xiao, Parolia, Qiao, Taylor

Radiolabeled Systemic Therapy with SABR for Castration Sensitive Prostate Cancer Oligometastatic Disease
Principal Investigators: Tran, Pienta
Co-Investigators: Kiess, H. Wang, Wyatt

 

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