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HER3 and downstream pathways are involved in colonization of brain metastases from breast cancer

Leonard Da Silva, Peter T Simpson, Chanel E Smart, Sibylle Cocciardi, Nic Waddell, Annette Lane, Brian J Morrison, Ana Cristina Vargas, Sue Healey, Jonathan Beesley, Pria Pakkiri, Suzanne Parry, Nyoman Kurniawan, Lynne Reid, Patricia Keith, Paulo Faria, Emilio Pereira, Alena Skalova, Michael Bilous, Rosemary L Balleine Show all

Breast Cancer Research | BMC | Published : 2010


Funding Acknowledgements

Leonard Da Silva and Ana Cristina Vargas are recipients of PhD Fellowships from the Ludwig Institute of Cancer Research. Leonard Da Silva is enrolled with the "Universidade Federal de Sao Paulo, Escola Paulista de Medicina, Curso de Pos-Graduacao, Doutorado, Departamento de Anatomia Patologica, Sao Paulo, Brazil". Peter Simpson is a recipient of a fellowship from the National Breast Cancer Foundation. Georgia Chenevix-Trench and KumKum Khanna are Senior Principal Research Fellows of the NHMRC. RLB is a Cancer Institute NSW Fellow. We also acknowledge the help of staff within anatomical pathology, RBWH, Brisbane, the animal house facility at UQ AIBN, Brisbane, Casey Wright from the Thoracic Research Laboratory, School of Medicine, at the UQ, and Clay Winterford and his staff from the UQ/QIMR Histotechnology facility, and Macky Edmundson in the sequencing facility at QIMR. We would like to thank Sequenom Inc. for providing the primer sequences used for HRM, and, in particular, we thank Darryl Irwin for his help.