Translating buccal nanocytology for lung cancer screening into clinical practice

Project: Research project

Project Details

Description

No existing technique allows accurate and cost-effective lung cancer screening. This project will lead towards development of a minimally invasive optical technique that would enable lung cancer screening in asymptomatic population by a simple cheek swab that can be performed in a primary care setting.
StatusActive
Effective start/end date4/15/183/31/23

Funding

  • National Cancer Institute (5R01CA225002-02)

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