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Dr. Don Nguyen awarded a Department of Defense IDEA Award

April 22, 2016

Congratulations Dr. Don Nguyen, who was awarded a Department of Defense IDEA Award! The award provides 3 years of support for "conceptually innovative, high-risk/high-reward research.” With this award, Dr. Nguyen’s laboratory will explore how novel therapies can be used to prevent metastasis from lung cancer. Previously, Dr. Nguyen identified a gene regulator critical for breast cancer metastasis to the lung.

Submitted by Edward Kaftan on April 22, 2016