Our goal is to contribute to an improvement in
To achieve this goal we aim to create a fruitful, translational research environment where we develop tools for early detection and personalized cancer treatment.
The Sino-Danish Breast Cancer Research Centre was inaugurated in February 2009 based on a three-year grant from the Danish National Research Foundation and the Chinese National Natural Science Foundation.
In July 2011 the Centre obtained a grant extension for the period 2012-2015.
The partners of the Centre are: Aarhus University, the University of Southern Denmark, the Technical University of Denmark together with the Danish Breast Cancer Cooperative Group and Beijing Genomics Institute, Shenzhen, China.
With the prolongation three more partners have become partners of the Centre: Beijing Institute of Genomics (BIG), Beijing, the University of Copenhagen - Center for Protein Research, and the University of Copenhagen - Medicinal Chemistry.
The overall goal of the Centre is to solve some of the most urgent problems in modern treatment of breast cancer:
- Personalized endocrine therapy
- Personalized chemotherapeutic treatment
Research staff at the Sino-Danish Breast Cancer Research Centre at LIFE
MSc, PhD, Professor with special responsibilities
Head of the
Members of the Research and Steering Committee
Dr.Phil, PhD, Physicist
Honoured with the
MD, PhD, DMSc
Head of Department
at HEALTH, University of Copenhagen,
Fredrik Björkling, Professor, Faculty of Pharmaceutical Sciences
Jens Berthelsen, Head, The Novo Nordisk Foundation - Center for Protein Research, University of Copenhagen
Si-Qi Liu, Professor, PhD, Director of Proteomic Research Center, Beijing Institute of Genomics (BIG), Chinese Academy of Sciences, Beijing, China
Other members of the research staff at
the Sino-Danish Breast Cancer Research Centre
Bao Li, MSc, PhD student (UCPH/BGI)
Christina Annette Bjerre, MD, PhD student
Fang Chen, MSc, PhD student (UCPH/BGI)
Huang Peide, MSc, Phd student (UCPH/BGI)
Lena Vinther Jensen, MSc, PhD student
Mikkel Høeberg, MSc, PhD student
Stine Ninel Hansen, MSc, PhD student
Sune Boris Nygård, MD, PhD student
Xiaohong Deng, MSc, PhD student
Annette Bartels, Bioanalyst
Signe Lykke Nielsen, Bioanalyst
Vibeke Jensen, Bioanalyst
University Medical Center