Pawel K. Mazur, Ph.D.
Pawel K. Mazur, Ph.D.
The University of Texas M.D. Anderson Cancer Center
Titles & Positions

  • Assistant Professor, Department of Experimental Radiation Oncology

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Grant Information

Grant ID: RR160078
Grant Mechanism: 
Recruitment of First-Time, Tenure-Track Faculty Members
Recruited From: 
Stanford University
Date Awarded: 
August 17, 2016
Grant Amount: 

Pancreatic cancer is one of the deadliest and most aggressive cancers and is projected to surpass breast, prostate, and colorectal cancers to become the second leading cause of cancer-related deaths. Even if initially responsive to chemotherapy, pancreatic cancer almost inevitably becomes resistant to treatment.

Now a researcher at The University of Texas MD Anderson Cancer Center hopes to deprive pancreatic cancer of the cellular building blocks it relies on to supply its out-of-control growth. This may eventually lead to therapy that could demolish pancreatic cancer.

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