Dr. Sofia Merajver, from University of Michigan, and Dr. Amr Soliman are collaborating with colleagues from Saleh Aziz Cancer Institute on the epidemiology of IBC in Tunisia. This project includes Dr. Catherine Schairer from the Division of Epidemiology and Cancer Genetics of NCI. The project focuses on investigating the molecular epidemiologic features of IBC and reasons for the aggressive nature of the disease. Namratas Shah, a masters student from UM-SPH, worked on this project in 2005 under the supervision of Drs. Merajver and Soliman.

Institute: Saleh Aziz Cancer Institute

  • Cooperator: Karima Mrad, MD - Professor of Pathology
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