Great Award for Director of the Georg-Speyer-Haus
Frankfurt am Main, April 22, 2021 – The European Research Council (ERC) is funding a project by Prof. Dr. Florian R. Greten with a prestigious Advanced Grant. Prof. Greten is director of the Georg-Speyer-Haus (GSH), Institute for Tumor Biology and Experimental Therapy, and speaker of the LOEWE – Center Frankfurt Cancer Institute (FCI). His scientific focus is on research into the development of colorectal cancer and the development of new therapeutic approaches. He has now been awarded the EU’s most highly funded science award for this work. He will receive ERC funding for five years of 2.5 million euros for his project Cell Plasticity in Metastatic Colorectal Cancer – PLASTICAN.