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Co-authors with Ladbury are first author Kin Man Suen and Chi-Chuan Lin, Ph.D., Fernando Melo, Ph.D., Zamal Ahmed, Ph.D., and Stefan Arold, Ph.D., all of MD Anderson's Department of Biochemistry and Molecular Biology; Roger George, Ph.D., of the London Research Institute of Cancer Research UK; Eleanor Biggs, of the University of Bath, Bath, UK; and Melanie Drake and Swathi Arur, Ph.D., of MD Anderson's Department of Genetics.
Suen is a graduate student in The University of Texas Graduate School of Biomedical Sciences, which is run jointly by MD Anderson and The University of Texas Health Science Center at Houston. Ladbury and Arold also are affiliated with the Center for Biomolecular Structure and Function at MD Anderson.
Funding for this research was provided by grants from the U.S. National Institutes of Health (GM98200), the G. Harold and Leila Y. Mathers Charitable Foundation and the MD Anderson Cancer Center Trust. MD Anderson also receives a Cancer Center Support Grant from the National Cancer Institute of the National Institutes of Health (P30 CA016672).
University of Texas M. D. Anderson Cancer Center
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