Collaborative Endeavors

Dr. Laura Sanchez & Dr. Joanna Burdette's ovarian cancer collaboration

Episode Summary

Dr. Sanchez and her collaborator, Dr. Burdette talk about their interdisciplinary research into ovarian cancer detection and how their team is bridging the translational gap between basic science and clinical practice in cancer research.

Episode Notes

Featured researchers:

Laura Sanchez, PhD
Associate Professor, Department of Biochemistry & Chemistry
University of California Santa Cruz

Joanna Burdette, PhD
Professor, Department of Pharmaceutical Sciences
Associate Dean for Research
University of Illinois at Chicago College of Pharmacy

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The University of Illinois at Chicago Center for Clinical and Translational Science is supported by the National Center for Advancing Translational Sciences, National Institutes of Health, through Grant UL1TR002003. The content is solely the responsibility of the authors and does not necessarily represent the official views of the National Institutes of Health.