NEW YORK (GenomeWeb) – A research team led by scientists at the Ontario Institute for Cancer Research have received a C$5 million (US$4.7 million) grant from the Movember Foundation to develop diagnostic molecular markers that physicians could use to make treatment decisions for their prostate cancer patients.

Called PRONTO, the project was funded by a Movember Team Grant that was awarded by Prostate Cancer Canada, PCC said on Tuesday.

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