Cancer

San Antonio Express-News: San Antonio’s Mays Cancer Center gets $10.3 million in state funding

August 31, 2020

The Mays Cancer Center is getting a $10.3 million financial boost from the Cancer Prevention and Research Institute of Texas (CPRIT), including $6 million for the recruitment of a top physician-scientist. Read the full story.


Fox 29: SA STRONG: Local doctor beats cancer, now changing lives of young patients

August 27, 2020

September is National Childhood Cancer Awareness Month and Dr. Greg Aune, Pediatric Hematology/Oncology, is a cancer survivor who is on a mission to help young cancer patients. Dr. Aune conducts research at the Greehey Children’s Cancer Research Institute. Read and watch the story.


KSAT 12: UT Health San Antonio’s Mays Cancer Center receives designation, millions in grants

August 21, 2020

More than $20 million in new funding has been awarded to the Mays Cancer Center. More than $10 million dollars will go to the center as part of its renewal as a National Cancer Institute-Designated Cancer Center. The Mays Cancer Center was also awarded $10.3 million in grants from the Cancer Prevention and Research Institute […]



Mays Cancer Center awarded millions for research and recruitment

August 20, 2020

The Cancer Prevention and Research Institute of Texas (CPRIT) awarded more than $10.3 million to the Mays Cancer Center.




Mays Cancer Center receives more than $10 million with NCI-Designated Cancer Center renewal

August 18, 2020

This continues the Mays Cancer Center’s legacy as one of only four NCI-designated Cancer Centers in Texas and one of 71 in the U.S.



OncLive: Dr. Mesa on developing racially inclusive clinical trials in MPNs

August 17, 2020

Dr. Ruben Mesa, MD, director of the Mays Cancer Center, discusses the importance of developing racially inclusive clinical trials in myeloproliferative neoplasms (MPNs). Watch the interview.