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Penn State University: $2.5M grant awarded to flip the switch on lung cancer drug resistance

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Penn State engineering researchers, in collaboration with University of Massachusetts investigators, recently received a five-year, $2.5 million grant from the National Cancer Institute to build, model and failure-test customizable dual-switch gene drives that convert cancer cells into a “trojan horse” to kill other cancer cells that have become drug resistant. “If it sounds crazy, that’s […]