Basic and Translational Cancer Research Group

Main Research Focus: Cancer biology; biomarkers and diagnostics; chemical carcinogenesis; epigenetics regulation or epigenetics of cancer; diet/epigenetic mediated tumorigenesis; nutrient roles in cancer prevention and therapy; experimental models of human cancer; targeted therapies; cancer associated thrombosis; immune- oncology; computational analysis of cancer genomes and novel approaches to cancer treatments based on patient genetics.

Title of Most Recent Research Project: Breast Tumour Xenograft from Nigerian Women: A Tool for Investigation of Breast Cancer Metastasis

Name of the Coordinator: Dr Uzoamaka Okoli

UNN email address of the RG: btcancerresearch@unn.edu.ng

UNN email address of the Coordinator: uzoamaka.okoli@unn.edu.ng

Current webpage of the RG: https://www.unn.edu.ng/basic-and-translational-cancer-research-group/

Phone number of the RG:

Phone Number of the Coordinator: +2348101510072

Base Faculty/Institute/Center: Faculty of Basic Medical Sciences

Department of the Coordinator: Medical Biochemistry and Molecular Biology