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APCRC - Q Seminar Series Event - Featuring Professor Peter Leedman - Australian Prostate Cancer Research Centre - Queensland
APCRC - Q Seminar Series Event - Featuring Professor Peter Leedman
Featuring the research of Professor Peter Leedman of the Western Australian Institute for Medical Research, The University of Western Australia and Royal Perth Hospital.
"MicroRNAs, nuclear receptors and prostate cancer"
Professor Peter Leedman
Winthrop Professor of Medicine
School of Medicine and Pharmacology
Peter Leedman is a Professor of Medicine at the University of Western Australia, Director of Translational Research at the Western Australian Institute for Medical Research (WAIMR), Endocrinologist and Director of Research at Royal Perth Hospital.
laboratory has focused on the mechanisms regulating expression of key therapeutic targets in hormone-dependent cancer, including the androgen receptor.
His team has uncovered several new members of a complex network of RNA-binding nuclear receptor hormone coregulators and focused on the functional role of specific microRNAs in cancer, including prostate cancer.