COVID-19 and Cancer Research Support Recipients Announced
We are pleased to announce the recipients of Lurie Cancer Center-sponsored COVID-19 and Cancer research funding support.
In recognition of the significantly higher risk that SARS-CoV-2 poses to patients with cancer, Lurie Cancer Center will utilize philanthropic funds to support the following research projects focused on COVID-19 and Cancer.
Expanding Patient-reported Symptom and Needs Assessment and Evaluating Treatment Decision Making Outcomes in Medical and Gynecological Oncology during the COVID-19 PandemicSofia Garcia, PhD
Medical Social Sciences
SARS-CoV-2 Immune Suppression and SusceptibilityCurt Horvath, PhD
Master Protocol to Provide Samples to Assess Real-World Performance of COVID-19 Serological AssaysMichael Ison, MD, MS
Association of ACE2 expression in CTCs and exosomes with COVID-19 and cancer progressionHuiping Liu, MD, PhD
Statewide Collaboration to Coordinate and Improve Cancer Care during the COVID-19 PandemicAnthony Yang, MD, MS