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An Educational Journey Begins Thanks to Make-A-Wish
Biochemistry major Andrea Espinosa receives tuition assistance for freshman year.

Two Biology Students Complete UH-HEART Summer Program
Program encourages STEM graduate study, careers in cardiovascular research and medicine.

BIORETS Program Trains High School Biology Teachers at UH Labs
Emphasis placed on genetics and genomics experiments and culturally responsive teaching.

Researchers Develop Next-Gen Cancer Therapy
$1.8 million grant supports work on new virus to improve oncolytic virotherapy.

Biology Post-Bac Student Awarded NSF Graduate Research Fellowship
Jakob Joachin’s award on reserve for two years, immediately pursues master’s degree.

Biochemistry Researchers Repair and Regenerate Heart Muscle Cells
Discovery has potential to become ‘powerful clinical strategy’ for treating heart disease.

Stem Cell Cloning Experts Unraveling Cystic Fibrosis
Using gene editing, drug discovery for abnormal lung stem cells.

CNRCS Researcher Develops New Method for Detecting Tumor Cells
Tool has high specificity and sensitivity, University of Houston files for patent.


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