University Designated Centers and Institutes

Center for Biomedical Research Excellence in Cancer Experimental Therapeutics (COBRE CCET)

Director:  Barbara Timmermann, Ph.D.

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The CCET works to identify novel bioactive compounds that will be useful basic biomedical research tools and potential therapeutic agents. Scientists from the participating schools including the University of Kansas Lawrence campus, Kansas State University and the University of Kansas Medical Center, will fight cancer through research projects focusing on specific types of cancer and the discovery of new anti-cancer drugs and therapies.


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