Research Studies

The UF CaRE2 Health Equity Center supports two full research projects and one pilot project as part of our program. Each of these projects is a collaborative study with our other two partner institutions.

Disparities in Mitochondrial Peptidomics and Transcriptomics in Prostate Cancer

Principal Investigator:

Li-Ming Su, PhD

 Enhancing Efficacy of Gemcitabine Nanoparticles in Pancreatic PDX Models

Principal Investigator:

Jose Trevino, MD

Contributions of Racial Disparity Towards the Early Development of Pancreatic Cancer

Principal Investigator:

Thomas Schmittgen, PhD

Administrative Core Liaison

Diana Wilkie, PhD RN FAAN