Journal article

A pooled shRNA screen for regulators of primary mammary stem and progenitor cells identifies roles for Asap1 and Prox1

Julie M Sheridan, Matthew E Ritchie, Sarah A Best, Kun Jiang, Tamara J Beck, Francois Vaillant, Kevin Liu, Ross A Dickins, Gordon K Smyth, Geoffrey J Lindeman, Jane E Visvader

BMC Cancer | BMC | Published : 2015


Awarded by Australian National Health and Medical Research Council (NHMRC)

Awarded by NHMRC Fellowships

Funding Acknowledgements

The authors would like to thank M. Wakefield for assistance with experimental design, K. Breslin for technical assistance, S. Taoudi and N Harvey for helpful discussion, and the Animal, FACS, Imaging and Histology facilities at WEHI. This work was supported by the Australian National Health and Medical Research Council (NHMRC) grants #461221, #1016701; NHMRC IRIISS; the Victorian State Government through VCA funding of the Victorian Breast Cancer Research Consortium and Operational Infrastructure Support; and the Australian Cancer Research Foundation. R.A.D was supported by a Victorian Endowment for Science, Knowledge, and Innovation (VESKI) Fellowship, G.K.S. and G.J.L. by NHMRC Fellowships (#1058892 and #637307, respectively); and J.E.V. by an Australia Fellowship.