Grants support immunotherapy-based treatment for childhood cancer Feb 5, 2014 Two Baylor College of Medicine researchers have received grants from the nonprofit organization Alex’s Lemonade Stand Foundation to advance their immunotherapy-based treatment approaches for childhood cancer.
Grant funds program to improve asthma control among African Americans in Houston Jan 8, 2014 Grant will provide more than $2 million for Baylor's Environmental Health Service's asthma intervention program for African-American adults.
Global health efforts extend to Papua New Guinea with ExxonMobil grant Dec 2, 2013 Texas Children¹s Hospital and Baylor College of Medicine have embarked on a program to extend their world class medical care and public health expertise into Papua New Guinea.
Grant will fund development of spirometry toolkit Nov 26, 2013 A Baylor College of Medicine professor is developing a spirometry toolkit to effectively diagnose asthma and COPD.
New grant to broaden exploitation of promising immunotherapy to many blood cancers Oct 15, 2013 Researchers including those from Baylor College of Medicine have received a grant to increase their work with T-cell immunotherapies to types of blood cancers such as myeloma and acute lymphoblastic leukemia.
Baylor, Smith-Magenis Syndrome Research Foundation team up to advance research of complex syndrome Sep 30, 2013 With new funding support from the Smith-Magenis Syndrome Research Foundation, Baylor College of Medicine will establish a new center focused on expanding research into this complex genomic disorder.
BCM and Houston Zoo elephant project recognized with award Sep 13, 2013 Baylor, along with the Houston Zoo and Johns Hopkins University will use the award to conduct a research project to deepen understanding of Elephant Endotheliotropic Herpesvirus.
Huffington Foundation gives $5 million to Neurodegeneration Consortium Aug 14, 2013 Baylor College of Medicine part of consortium gifted $5 million from the Huffington Foundation to study and treat Alzheimer’s and other neurodegenerative diseases.
$1 million gift to fund Ehlers Danlos syndrome research at BCM Aug 14, 2013 With a new $1 million gift, Baylor College of Medicine geneticist Dr. Brendan Lee hopes to broaden understanding of the mechanisms of Ehlers Danlos syndrome, an incurable, inherited connective tissue disorder.
Baylor receives $960,000 plus in Komen breast cancer grants Aug 1, 2013 Four Baylor College of Medicine researchers received new grant funding from Susan G. Komen for the Cure to help advance breast cancer research.