Mat Francois

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Targeting Sox18 delays breast cancer in mice

Jeroen Overman, Frank Fontaine, Emmanuelle Lesieur and Mat Francois from the UQ CCVB Transcriptional Regulation of Vessels Laboratory and their collaborators have discovered that breast cancer in a mouse model can be delayed by pharmacological targeting of the SOX18 transcription factor.

 

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CCVB researchers awarded more than $2.8 million in NHMRC funding

We are pleased to announce the results of the 2015 National Health and Medical Research Council funding round for researchers at the Centre for Cardiac & Vascular Biology. This new funding will facilitate research into cardiovascular development, disease and regenerative medicine.

 

Our researchers received $2,847,447 in funding for 5 new awards, including 4 Project Grants to Justin Cooper-White, Enzo Porrello, Kelly Smith, Ben Hogan and Mathias Francois and a Career Development Fellowship to Enzo Porrello.

 

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Zebrafish lymphatics on the cover of G & D

Kaska Koltowska and colleagues from the Hogan lab have just published their work investigating mafba in embryonic lymphangiogenesis in the prestigious journal Genes & Development, where her image was chosen for the August cover.

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