Vinod Dagar

Vinod Dagar worked as a researcher at the Murdoch Childrens Research Institute from 2004 until 2011 during which time he collaborated with Elizabeth Algar, David Ashley and Andrea Muscat in the publication of a number of papers relevant to paediatric oncology. CIKA is proud to have supported his work in our search for a cure for childhood cancer.

Published works:
Paternally Inherited Submicroscopic Duplication at 11p15.5 Implicates Insulin-like Growth Factor II in Overgrowth and Wilms’ Tumorigenesis, April 2007.

Rhabdoid tumour: A malignancy of early childhood with variable primary site, histology and clinical behaviour, January 2009.

Imprinted CDKN1C Is a Tumor Suppressor in Rhabdoid Tumor and Activated by Restoration of SMARCB1 and Histone Deacetylase Inhibitors, February 2009.

Rapid detection of SMARCB1 sequence variation using high resolution melting, December 2009,

An 11p15 Imprinting Centre Region 2 Deletion in a Family with Beckwith Wiedemann Syndrome Provides Insights into Imprinting Control at CDKN1C, December 2011.