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NEW YORK — A research team from the University of Colorado Cancer Center has received a $3 million grant from the National Cancer Institute to identify the genetic drivers of aggressive prostate cancer.

With the five-year grant, CU Cancer Center's James Costello and colleagues will knock out various prostate cancer-associated genes in a mouse model and identify which develop aggressive disease. RNA sequencing will be used to compare and contrast the gene expression and pathways between the models. 

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