NAME Prof Cory Xian
CANCER TYPE Bone cancer
INSTITUTION University of South Australia
STATE South Australia
GRANT TYPE Other
PROJECT TYPE Research
Preventing childhood cancer chemotherapy-induced bone loss: a preclinical study
This project will reveal if CXCL12 produced by apoptotic chondrocytes and osteocytes is the cause for treatment-induced bone growth defects and whether its blockade with an existing drug can protect bone during childhood cancer chemotherapy.