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Cancer Prevention and Research Institute of Texas Awards 41 New Grants

  • Published: May 20, 2015

The Cancer Prevention and Research Institute of Texas (CPRIT) today awarded 28 grants through its academic research program, 11 grants through its prevention program and two grants through its product development research program.

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CPRIT Awards Two New Academic Research Grants

  • Published: April 20, 2015

The Cancer Prevention and Research Institute of Texas (CPRIT) today awarded two grants through its academic research program. The grants, totaling $6,000,000, support the recruitment of two top cancer scientists to academic institutions in Texas, including a promising emerging researcher pursuing her first faculty appointment and an outstanding early-stage researcher.

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CPRIT Awards 58 Research Grants to Advance the Fight Against Cancer

  • Published: February 18, 2015

The Cancer Prevention and Research Institute of Texas (CPRIT) today awarded four grants through its product development research program and 54 grants through its academic research program.

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CPRIT Awards 32 New Grants

  • Published: November 19, 2014

The Cancer Prevention and Research Institute of Texas (CPRIT) today awarded 20 grants  through its product development program, five grants through its prevention  program and seven recruitment grants through its research program, totaling more  than $65 million towards advancing the fight against cancer.

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CPRIT Supporting Promising Advances From Prevention To Discovery And Delivery

  • Published: August 20, 2014

New grants invest $107 million in Texas across research, prevention and product development spectrum in the fight against cancer.

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CPRIT Awards Product Development and Research Grants

  • Published: May 21, 2014

The Cancer Prevention and Research Institute of Texas (CPRIT) today awarded two grants through its product development program and 14 recruitment grants through its research program.

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Cancer Prevention and Research Institute of Texas Hires Chief Product Development Officer

  • Published: March 19, 2014

The Cancer Prevention and Research Institute of Texas (CPRIT) has hired Dr. Thomas Goodman as the agency’s chief product development officer (CPDO). Goodman was previously vice president of business development for life sciences at Arizona Science and Technology Enterprises, a subsidiary of Arizona State University Foundation focused on increasing the flow of innovation from research laboratory to the marketplace.

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Cancer Prevention and Research Institute of Texas Awards Product Development and Research Grants

  • Published: February 19, 2014

The Cancer Prevention and Research Institute of Texas (CPRIT) today awarded six grants through its product development program and eleven grants through its research program.

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CPRIT Chief Compliance Officer David Reisman Recognized for Outstanding Service

  • Published: February 13, 2014

Today, the Texas Ethics Commission formally recognized David Reisman, CPRIT chief compliance officer, for faithful execution and outstanding performance of duties. Reisman served as executive director of the Commission from October 2006 to December 2013 prior to joining CPRIT.


Cancer Prevention and Research Institute of Texas Awards Three New Research Grants

  • Published: January 24, 2014

The Cancer Prevention and Research Institute of Texas (CPRIT) today awarded three grants through its research program. The grants, totaling $6,000,000, support the recruitment of promising emerging researchers pursuing their first faculty appointment in Texas.

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