Congratulations to our 2017-2018 CPRIT grants recipients! As a community of scientists, every dollar invested in research and core facilities by CPRIT is a win-win. Collectively, the awardees received $10,079,084 in 2017-2018!
William L. Henrich, M.D., MACP, president of UT Health San Antonio, announced that the Max and Minnie Tomerlin Voelcker Fund is giving $900,000 to the university to support two research projects and one pilot research project, all conducted by rising young faculty.
UT Health San Antonio biochemist Patrick Sung, D.Phil., one of the world's leading experts on BRCA1 and BRCA2 cancer biology, has received a highly competitive National Cancer Institute (NCI) Outstanding Investigator Award.