Institution - Strathclyde Institute for Pharmacy and Biological Sciences, Glasgow
Researcher - Professor Simon Mackay
Grant award - £249,289
Duration - 2013-2016
Reference - PG12-27 Mackay

The project in a nutshell

Refining compounds for use as a drug treatment that stop a protein that appears to be key to the development of prostate cancer.

Why we funded it

This treatment could offer a way of increasing the life expectancy of men with advanced prostate cancer.

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