High Altitude Research Stations Jungfraujoch and Gornergrat HFSJG
Research project:  
Project name:Cancer Incidence and Tumor Growth in High Altitude
Title:Cancer at high altitude
Name of research institute or organization:  Institute of Veterinary Physiology, University of Zuerich
Project leader:Dr. Markus Thiersch
Project team:Fraser Simpson, Glenda Cosi, Aurelia Leimbacher, Minh Tri Le, Thomas Haider, Max Gassmann

Activity report:   Cancer at high altitude
Key words:   high altitude, hypoxia, cancer mortality, drug metabolism, tumor growth, metastasis
Internet databases:  
Address:University of Zurich, Vetsuisse Faculty
 Institute of Veterinary Physiology
 Winterthurerstrasse 260
 8057 Z├╝rich
Contact person:   Dr. Markus Thiersch
Tel.:+41 44 635 88 16


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