Research

Dr. Hargreaves honored with Gold Medal Award for Excellence in Dental Research

September 18, 2018
 

The award is presented once every three years to honor individuals who contribute to the advancement of the dental profession or who help improve the oral health of the community through basic or clinical research.

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Erase Cancer

CPRIT awards $2.7 million to UT Health San Antonio

August 27, 2018
 

A $1.3 million grant will enhance tobacco screening.

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Express-News: UT Health research given $24 million vote of confidence

June 8, 2018
 

By Bruce Selcraig, Express-News Staff Writer For the third time in 10 years, UT Health San Antonio has received a highly-competitive, $24 million National Institutes of Health grant to accelerate research in new drugs, devices and treatment. UTHSA has received similar five-year grants in 2008 and 2013 and was joined this year by research centers […]

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UT Health San Antonio receives $24 million NIH research boost

May 31, 2018
 

For the third time in 10 years, UT Health San Antonio has garnered highly competitive National Institutes of Health (NIH) grants to speed the translation of research discovery into improved patient care. UT Health San Antonio will receive $24 million over the next five years under the Clinical and Translational Science Award (CTSA) Program. The […]

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CPRIT grant helps recruit top DNA repair scientist

May 17, 2018
 

Dr. Sung’s discoveries have increased understanding of how DNA can repair damage induced by radiation, carcinogens and other causes.

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Pancreatic cancer research method

Injecting gene cocktail into mouse pancreas leads to humanlike tumors

April 5, 2018
 

The groundbreaking technology could revolutionize studies of pancreatic cancer initiation and progression, and spur new drug development.

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