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

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

CNRCS Researchers Aid in Development of Cancer Eradicating Immunotherapy in Mice
Researchers expect human clinical trials to begin late 2022.

Identifying Therapeutic Targets for Aggressive HR-positive Breast Cancer
UH researcher creating strategy to prevent metastatic progression.

Biology and Biochemistry Alum Wins Inaugural Outstanding Dissertation Award
UH Graduate School awards Arvand Asghari in biological sciences category.

Postdoctoral Researcher Jiakai Hou Wins AACR’s Scholar-in-Training Award
Association awarded Hou’s abstract on cancer immune regulators.

CNRCS Researchers Find Connection Between Progesterone Receptor and Cervical Cancer
Sanghyuk Chung and graduate student led study published in Molecular Cancer Research journal.

UH Researcher Uses Immunotherapy Expertise to Fight Cancer and Parkinson’s Disease
Weiyi Peng awarded $1M and $250,000 grants to apply immune therapy research.

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