Modiano awarded V Foundation for Cancer Research grant

February 1, 2019

Jaime Modiano, VMD, PhD, a College of Veterinary Medicine and Masonic Cancer Center expert in comparative medicine, recently won a grant by the V Foundation, totaling $600,000 over three years for his study “Novel Immunotherapy for Sarcomas using Combination Oncolytic VSV and IL-18 Superkine." 

This is the fifth V Foundation grant awarded to a researcher at the University of Minnesota and the first since 2015. Modiano’s grant will help facilitate the transition of sarcoma research from the lab to the clinic.

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