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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

Sorolla, A., Ho, D., Wang, E., Evans, C.W., Ormonde, C.F.G., Rashwan, R., Singh, R., Swaminatha Iyer, K.L., Blancafort, P. 2016, 'Sensitizing basal-like breast cancer to chemotherapy using nanoparticles conjugated with interference peptide', Nanoscale, 8, 17, pp. 9343-9353. 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

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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 Ruth Ganss, Professor Peter Leedman, Professor Ryan Lister, Dr Pilar Blancafort, Professor Anna Nowak, Dr Willem Lesterhuis, Dr Juliana Hamzah, Dr Brendan Kennedy, Associate Professor Deborah Trinder, Dr Jennifer Rodger, Associate Professor Julian Heng, Dr Raelene Endersby, Professor Camile Farah, Associate Professor Evan Ingley, Professor George Yeoh 2016, 'Live Tissue Microtome and Accessories', NHMRC Equipment Grants.

Dr Pilar Blancafort, Dr Killugudi Swaminatha Iyer, Associate Professor Ben Corry, Doctor Paul Watt, Dr Anabel Sorolla Bardaji, Dr Cameron Evans 2016, 'A novel strategy to kill triple negative breast cancers', Cancer Council of Western Australia.

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.

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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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