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Developmental cancer

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Coordinators of the group

  • Jaume Mora Graupera

VIEW INVESTIGACION SPHERE: Molecular and cellular biology of developmental tumours

The group is dedicated to clinical, translational and basic research on developmental tumours. The main goals are: 1) to develop all the molecular and cellular biology techniques necessary for the diagnosis, prognosis and monitoring of developmental tumour patients, and 2) to conduct research addressed to improving the diagnostic, prognostic and treatment processes of such patients.

Translational research on childhood tumours of the central nervous system

Research area coordinators

  • Ofelia Cruz Martínez
  • Andrés Morales La Madrid

Development and evaluation of new treatment protocols. Definition of the prognostic characteristics of the various paediatric gliomas. Characterization of molecular changes involved in paediatric brain tumours (gliomas, DIPG, medulloblastomas, ependymomas and others).