Grants News

BCM researchers awarded Department of Defense breast cancer prevention grantAug 22, 2012
Grant awarded to Dr. Yi Li, associate professor in the Lester and Sue Smith Breast Center and in molecular and cell biology at BCM.
Baylor College of Medicine receives additional $14 million in state cancer fundingAug 9, 2012
BCM has received more than $87 million from the CPRIT since the program began awarding grants to Texas researchers in January 2010.
Baylor College of Medicine, Texas Children's Hospital researchers receive over $880,000 for Rett syndrome researchAug 9, 2012
Currently, there is no treatment for Rett syndrome, a developmental disorder primarily in girls first recognized in early childhood.
Grant will focus on HIV peripheral nerve diseaseAug 1, 2012
Prior to study by consortium, researchers had never seen an effect of a mutation of the protein in humans.
Alex's Lemonade Stand grants support BCM childhood cancer researchersJul 9, 2012
Three BCM researchers receive grants to find more effective ways to treat, lead to cure of childhood cancer.
Grant to further study of aggressive breast cancer with poor prognosisJun 28, 2012
Mary Kay Foundation awards Lester and Sue Smith Breast Center with $100,000 grant.
BCM researcher awarded grant to study integrated behavioral health intervention for young childrenJun 28, 2012
Dr. Ashley Butler was one of 10 tenure-track assistant professors in Texas awarded grants to advance research in mental health.
Advancing Clinical Excellence grants awardedJun 6, 2012
Ten BCM residents receive grants to improve the safety and quality of patient care.
Baylor College of Medicine receives over $6 million from NIH to develop SARS vaccineMay 22, 2012
SARS vaccine endeavor is BCM's first major effort to develop a vaccine for a potential public health emergency threat in U.S.
Global Scholars Grants awarded for international studiesMay 18, 2012
Three residents, fellows from BCM awarded grants to pursue mentored global reach at BCM, international partner institutions.