International and national projects:
“Radiogenomic patterns of BRCA1/2 breast cancer” joint Japanese project, Ministry of Health of the Republic of Lithuania (2021-2024)
NCI scientific research topics in which Biobank employees participate:
The Biobank leads the project (collection, processing, preservation and storage of reproductive tissues and germ cells). The Oncourology, Oncogynecology and Breast Surgery and Oncology Departments participate in the patient selection and tissue collection processes (Protocol No. III-2014-1, Bioethics Committee 2014-07-08 permit No. 158200-14-743-260, 2014-2024.
Completed projects initiated by Biobank or carried out in cooperation with NCI departments and units:
“Significance of DNA Repair System Gene Expression in Predicting Postoperative Treatment of Patients with Stages IB-IIIA Non-small Cell Lung Cancer” (2011-2015).
“Exploration of Factors Influencing the Effectiveness of Treatment in Women with Lung Cancer” (2013-2017).
“Polycyclic Aromatic Hydrocarbons, DNA Adducts and Pancreatic Cancer” (Bioethics Committee permit No. 158200-15-776-293, 2015/03-2016/04).
“Significance of Cytostatics Fixation in Tissues for Response After Neoadjuvant Treatment” (2019-).
“Personalization of Therapeutic Mesenchymal Stem and Dendritic Cell Vaccines in Oncology Patients” (2010-2015).
“Expression Studies of E3 Ubiquitin Ligases FBW7 and MDM2 and Their Substrates in Samples of Dysplastic Moles and Melanoma Patients” (2016-2020).
Completed international projects: