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Dr Pilar Blancafort

The Academic Details listed below present information collected by the University up to the end of 2013 and thus may not represent the full academic record.

Email: pilar.blancafort@uwa.edu.au  
Phone: 919 9661615


Hulsman, C., van der Wijst, M.G.P., Schokker, M., Blancafort, P., Terpstra, M.M., Kok, K., van der Zee, A.G.J., Schuuring, E., Wisman, G.B.A., Rots, M.G. 2016, 'Re-expression of Selected Epigenetically Silenced Candidate Tumor Suppressor Genes in Cervical Cancer by TET2-directed Demethylation', MOLECULAR THERAPY, 24, 3, pp. 536–547. Detail

Garcia-Bloj, B., Moses, C., Sgro, A., Plani-Lam, J., Arooj, M., Duffy, C., Thiruvengadam, S., Sorolla Bardaji, A., Rashwan, R., Mancera, R.L., Leisewitz, A., Swift-Scanlan, T., Corvalan, A.H., Blancafort, P. 2016, 'Waking up dormant tumor suppressor genes with zinc fingers, TALEs and the CRISPR/dCas9 system', Oncotarget, 7, 37, pp. 60535-60554. Detail

Falahi, F., Sgro, A., Blancafort, P. 2015, 'Epigenome engineering in cancer: Fairytale or a realistic path to the clinic?', Frontiers in Oncology, 5, pp. 1-11. Detail

Twigger, A.J., Hepworth, A.R., Tat Lai, C., Chetwynd, E., Stuebe, A.M., Blancafort, P., Hartmann, P.E., Geddes, D.T., Kakulas, F. 2015, 'Gene expression in breastmilk cells is associated with maternal and infant characteristics', Scientific Reports, 5, pp. Article 12933. Detail

Stolzenburg, S., Beltran, A.S., Swift-Scanlan, T., Rivenbark, A.G., Rashwan, R., Blancafort, P. 2015, 'Stable oncogenic silencing in vivo by programmable and targeted de novo DNA methylation in breast cancer', Oncogene, 34, 43, pp. 5427-5435. Detail

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Dr Pilar Blancafort, Dr Andrew Redfern, Assistant Professor Mohit Jain, Professor Christina Curtis, Dr Andrew Woo 2016, 'Characterization of a new subtype of aggressive breast cancer', NHMRC Project Grants.

Dr Pilar Blancafort, Dr Killugudi Swaminatha Iyer, Dr Nicolas Taylor, Dr Charles Bond 2015, 'Engineering of Interference Peptides IPEPS to Target Basal Like Breast Tumours', Cancer Council of Western Australia.

Dr Pilar Blancafort 2015, 'Assessing the Therapeutic Potential of Interference Peptides for C-MYC', Phylogica Limited.

Dr Pilar Blancafort, Dr Andrew Redfern, Professor Christina Curtis, Associate Professor Evan Ingley, Dr Andrew Woo, Dr Nicolas Taylor, Dr Anabel Sorolla Bardaji 2015, 'Discovery and Characterisation of a Cancer Driver in a New Subtype of Agressive Breast Cancer', Cancer Council of Western Australia.

Dr Andrew Woo, Dr Pilar Blancafort, Doctor Jonghwan Kim, Associate Professor Jianlong Wang, Dr Ramesh Ram 2015, 'Reprogramming metastatic tumours: Investigating the role of the ZBP family of transcription factors', Cancer Council of Western Australia.

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2016 PhD. Dr Rashwan. Supervised by: A/Prof Waterer, Dr Blancafort

2014 PhD. Dr Prabhakaran. Supervised by: Dr Blancafort, Filgueira, Dr Kakulas

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