The Graduate Program in Oncology (PPGO)

Areas of Concentration and Research

Last updated: 08/23/2021 | 16h23

Clinical/Epidemiological Research projects

Line: Clinical research on neoplasias

  • Clinico-pathological studies of tumors
  • Clinical and pre-clinical studies of antineoplastics

Line: Epidemiological research of tumors

  • Epidemiological studies on cancer
  • Epidemiological studies on smoking
  • Molecular epidemiology of tumors
  • Etiopathology and incidence studies on pediatric neoplasias

Translational Research projects

Line: Pharmacology and Pharmacogenomics

  • Mechanisms of drug resistance
  • Clinical pharmacology and pharmaceutical assistance
  • Pharmacogenetics in the Brazilian population

Line: Bone marrow transplantation and cell therapy

  • Tumor immunology
  • Bone marrow transplantation studies

Line: Molecular Translational Research

  • Molecular and translational hematology
  • Genetic counseling in cancer
  • Development of tumor biomarkers

Basic Research projects

Line: Molecular Biology of Neoplasias

  • Proteomics and Genomics of stem cells and tumors
  • Genetic regulatory mechanisms
  • Molecular alterations and their impact on neoplasias
  • Tumor genetics and genome analysis

Line: Cell Biology of Neoplasias

  • Experimental studies on immune gene and cell therapy
  • Experimental studies on graft versus host disease
  • Mechanisms of adhesion and metastasis
  • Mechanisms of pathogenesis in lymphomas and leukemias

Line: Mechanisms of Tumor Development

  • Molecular mechanisms of tumor development
  • Infection and cancer