Baylor team shortlisted for Cancer Research UK grants Feb 15, 2018 A multidisciplinary team of scientists has been shortlisted to the final stages of Cancer Research UK’s Grand Challenge, an ambitious series of £20 million global grants tackling some of the toughest questions in cancer research.
BRAIN grant funds study of neurocircuitry of depression Feb 9, 2018 Two Baylor physicians have been awarded an $8.5 million grant to work toward a better understanding of the neurocircuitry of depression.
Alex’s Lemonade Stand funds Phase 1 neuroblastoma trial Dec 4, 2017 Dr. Andras Heczey and Dr. Leonid Metelitsa received a $1.5 million grant from Alex’s Lemonade Stand Foundation to conduct a first-in-human Phase 1 Neuroblastoma clinical trial.
Baylor only Texas site awarded NCI grant to help end smoking Nov 28, 2017 The Dan L Duncan Comprehensive Cancer Center is the only site in the state of Texas that will implement a National Cancer Institute-funded tobacco cessation program for cancer patients.
TRI for Space Health awards four postdoctoral fellowships Oct 31, 2017 The Translational Research Institute for Space Health (TRI for Space Health), led by Baylor College of Medicine, has awarded postdoctoral fellowships to four outstanding early career scientists.
BRAIN Initiative grant aims to identify brain's building blocks Oct 24, 2017 The National Institutes of Health has undertaken an ambitious program to establish a comprehensive reference cell atlas of the brain.
Rally for Research Grant to fund osteosarcoma research Sep 28, 2017 Baylor College of Medicine has received a Rally for Research Grant from the Rally Foundation for Childhood Cancer Research to support Dr. Tsz-Kwong (Chris) Man and his research in targeting methylome in chemo-resistant osteosarcoma.
NCI renews lymphoma immunotherapy research grant Sep 26, 2017 The Center for Cell and Gene Therapy has received an $11.5 million, five-year renewal grant from the National Cancer Institute to continue advancing translational lymphoma research.
Grant funds chemotherapy-free breast cancer therapy research Sep 21, 2017 A new grant to Baylor College of Medicine from the Department of Defense advances effort to develop effective treatments for HER2-positive breast cancers without chemotherapy.
Space research institute awards 10 research grants Sep 20, 2017 The Translational Research Institute has awarded grants for 10 trailblazing projects in astronaut health research.