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Dr. Rafael Fridman Awarded Sky Foundation Grant

August 27, 2014

Rafael Fridman, Ph.D., professor of pathology for the Wayne State University School of Medicine and the Barbara Ann Karmanos Cancer Institute, has been awarded a second-year $50,000 grant from Sky Foundation Inc., to fund his pancreatic cancer research. This brings the total funding from Sky Foundation for Dr. Fridman’s research to $100,000.

This grant will investigate the role and therapeutic potential of Discoidin Domain Receptors in pancreatic cancer.