Research Support & Collaborations

Research Collaborations Organizational Chart

Research Support

1SCA157250                                                               Matta (PI)                      08/04/2010 – 07/31/2013


Molecular epidemiology studies on the role of DNA repair in breast cancer

The focus of this study is to examine whether a low DRC is a predictor of breast cancer and to identify whether the expression of genes that are associated with DNA repair capacity vary as a function of age.

Role: PI


 1U54CA163071-01A1                                                 Matta, Torres (PI’s)      09/01/2012 – 08/31/2017


Ponce School of Medicine-Moffitt Cancer Center Partnership

This partnership will lead to improved outcomes for Hispanic cancer patients in Puerto Rico and Florida who are currently underserved with respect to cancer care, personalized medicine, and participation in clinical research.

Role: Principal Investigator (contact PI for PSMHS)