Area of Focus: Other Efforts

A large range of other efforts are underway, including utilizing genomic signatures to recognize the effects of chemical compounds; studying cancer stem cells and cancer differentiation; developing microtechnology and engineering approaches to study novel aspects of cancer biology; utilizing mouse, dog, zebrafish and fly models of cancer for a range of applications; exploring the cancer epigenome; and developing robust computational biology tools to analyze and interpret the data generated across the large range of projects underway.