MSI PI Jaime Modiano Receives Cancer-Research Grant


MSI PI Jaime Modiano (Veterinary Clinical Sciences; Masonic Cancer Center) has received a grant totaling $600,000 over three years from the V Foundation for Cancer Research. The grant will support research into novel treatments for sarcomas, cancers of the bone and connective tissue. An article about this grant and research appears on the Masonic Cancer Center website: University of Minnesota Researcher Awarded “V Foundation for Cancer Research” Grant.

Professor Modiano uses MSI resources to study comparative cancer genomics. His group’s research was featured on the MSI website in January 2016: Genetic Differences in Osteosarcoma Subtypes.