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The role of bone marrow adipocytes in the age-related development of chronic myeloid leukemia.

Applicant Amrein Michael
Number 151476
Funding scheme MD-PhD fellowships (funded by SNSF)
Research institution
Institution of higher education University of Berne - BE
Main discipline Experimental Cancer Research
Start/End 01.11.2013 - 31.10.2016
Approved amount 180'000.00
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All Disciplines (4)

Discipline
Experimental Cancer Research
Molecular Biology
Cellular Biology, Cytology
Immunology, Immunopathology

Keywords (5)

Chronic myeloid leukemia; Cancer stem cells; Stem cell niche; Adipocytes; Aging

Responsible applicant and co-applicants

Collaboration

Group / person Country
Types of collaboration
C. Nombela - Hämatologie USZ Switzerland (Europe)
- in-depth/constructive exchanges on approaches, methods or results

Scientific events

Active participation

Title Type of contribution Title of article or contribution Date Place Persons involved
DKF Research Conference 2016 Poster Spleen Resident Leukemia Stem Cells Fuel CML Progression in the Bone Marrow 01.11.2016 Bern, Switzerland Amrein Michael;
Annual SGAI Meeting 2016 Talk given at a conference The spleen as a niche for chronic myeloid leukemia stem cells 28.04.2016 Montreux, Switzerland Amrein Michael;
28th Meeting of the Swiss Immunology PhD students Talk given at a conference The spleen as a niche for chronic myeloid leukemia stem cells 08.02.2016 Wolfsberg, Switzerland Amrein Michael;
DKF Research Conference 2015 Poster The role of TNIK in CML development and progression 04.11.2015 Bern, Switzerland Amrein Michael;


Awards

Title Year
Forschungspreis der Alumni Med Bern 2016

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