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CANCER RESEARCH: ECU scientist receives $250,000 grant to study non-invasive prostate testing

(Jan. 6, 2012)   —   An East Carolina University researcher is looking at a new type of test for prostate cancer with help from a $250,000 grant from the N.C. Biotechnology Center.

Dr. Qun Lu, an associate professor of anatomy and cell biology at the Brody School of Medicine at ECU, is studying the potential effectiveness of using a certain protein in urine as a non-invasive test for prostate cancer. Read more...