Awarded Grants

Endometriosis diagnosis by communicome gene single-cell expression
Presidential Translational and Entrepreneurial Research Fund, 2019, $25,000
Nameer B. Kirma, Ph.D.

Berberine in the prevention of biochemical recurrence
Cancer Prevention & Research Institute of Texas, 2019, $900,000
A. Pratap Kumar, Ph.D.

Potentiation of Gemcitabine activity in pancreatic cancer
William & Ella Owens Foundation of America, 2019, $96,810
A. Pratap Kumar, Ph.D.

Epigenetic-mediated alternative splicing in SF3B1-mutated CLL patients
William & Ella Owens Foundation of America, 2019, $100,000
Victor Jin, Ph.D.

Development of novel anti-cancer compounds targeting dimerization of proteasome with its regulatory modules
William & Ella Owens Foundation of America, 2019, $99,177
Maria Gaczynska, Ph.D., Pawel Osmulski, Ph.D.

Precision targeting of MED12-mutant CLL with Notch inhibitors
Thomas Boyer, Ph.D.

Combating Protein-misfolding Diseases
William & Ella Owens Foundation of America, 2019, $100,000
Hai Rao, Ph.D.

UT Rising Stars Award
University of Texas System, 2018, $250,000
Masahiro Morita, Ph.D.