USAID grant to support efforts to improve and expand HIV/AIDS treatment programs in Southern Africa Apr 6, 2016 The USAID has awarded a $69.8 million grant to Baylor College of Medicine Children’s Foundation–Malawi (Baylor–Malawi) to support and expand HIV/AIDS programs in Southern Africa.
Unlocking the secrets of the brain’s intelligence to develop smarter technologies Mar 10, 2016 Baylor College of Medicine leads a team of scientists who aim to reveal the computational building blocks of our brain and use them to create smarter learning machines.
Advisory Committee to address policy issues related to building a medical information commons to share medical and genomic data Feb 29, 2016 Ethics of genomic studies expert Dr. Amy McGuire was awarded a $2.2 million grant to support the development of an ethical and policy framework for building a medical information commons
Baylor’s Dr. Rayne Rouce earns research support through program focused on diversity in hematology Feb 15, 2016 Dr. Rayne Rouce is a recipient of a research grant designed to support and increase the number of underrepresented minorities in the field of hematology.
National Human Genome Research Institute funds centers for common and rare diseases at Baylor College of Medicine Jan 14, 2016 Baylor College of Medicine centers will play major roles in newly announced National Human Genome Research Institute DNA sequencing programs designed to understand the genomics of both common and rare diseases.
Neuroblastoma research at Baylor receives funding through support of Today show viewers Dec 18, 2015 Baylor College of Medicine pediatric oncologist Dr. Andras Heczey has received a grant from the American Cancer Society funded by viewers of the Today Show through its Shine a Light campaign.
Baylor College of Medicine awarded $15.7 million in state cancer funding Nov 20, 2015 Researchers in the Dan L Duncan Comprehensive Cancer Center at Baylor College of Medicine this week received over $15.7 million in grant funding from the Cancer Prevention and Research Institute of Texas.
BRAIN Initiative supports Baylor researchers Nov 3, 2015 Baylor scientists and their collaborators have been awarded $3.7 million from the BRAIN Initiative to study what happens in the brain as we interact with the world around us.
Baylor College of Medicine receives $1.5 million from The Paul G. Allen Ebola Program for enhanced smart pod Oct 7, 2015 Baylor Global Initiatives will use funding from the grant to design the layout for pharmacy, laboratory and triage pod prototypes that are rapidly deployable to areas where this type of emergency relief is needed.
Grants support Baylor researchers’ work on immunotherapy for leukemia Oct 2, 2015 Two Baylor researchers have received Translational Research Grants for projects that use immunotherapy approaches to treat leukemia.