Investigating mechanisms of hormone resistance in advanced prostate cancer using new models based on stem cell culture

Newcastle UniversityProfessor Craig Robson£209,6482013 - 2016

The project in a nutshell

Investigating what happens to the androgen receptor when prostate cancer becomes resistant to hormone therapy using stem cell culture models.

Why we funded it

This study may help identify new treatments for men who have prostate cancer for whom hormone therapy no longer works.

For more detailed information on this project, please look at the lay summary