By OregonLive.com
 
 
VANCOUVER, Wash. – A scientist at Washington State University Vancouver was awarded the Cosmopolitan/Melanoma Research Foundation Practice Safe Sun Grant. Cynthia Cooper, assistant professor of molecular genetics, is the first to receive the $100,000 award.
 
The grant will allow Cooper to further explore new aspects of melanoma biology and treatments that may ultimately lead to a cure for skin cancer.
 
Read the complete article at OregonLive.com here.
 
See a video about Cooper’s research here.