Listed in this section are research projects currently sponsored by AFCR and their achievement made possible with our dedicated donor’s support.

New Models of Early Cancer Development

Developing appropriate models for diseases such as cancer and Alzheimer’s disease is critical for dissecting their disease...

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Improving Diagnosis of Early Esophageal Cancer

Esophageal cancer (EC) is one of the most deadly cancers worldwide, with five –year survival rates of only around 10%...

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Ending Drug Resistance to Major Cancer Pathway

The pathway, Ras/Raf/MEK/ERK, is a cascade of proteins that turn on gene regulators, playing a central role...

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Determining the Risk of Hereditary Breast and Ovarian Cancer (HBOC) in China

Understanding the risk of breast cancer in the Chinese population is very important due to the exponential increase in incidence...

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Cell Polarity Proteins in Epithelial Cancers

More than 80% of tumors originate in epithelial cells, the most common type of cells in the human body. They are found in a wide array of organs, forming the…

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An Innovative Treatment Initiative for Liver Cancer

Hepatocellular carcinoma (HCC), the most typical form of liver cancer, is the second leading cause of cancer-related fatalities in Asia...

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International Collaborative Programs

GBM AGILE: Revolutionary Clinical Research Model to Defeat Deadliest Brain Cancer

A global clinical trial to allow more patients to quickly share benefits of more effective treatments

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