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A Focus on Disease: The Center for Nuclear Receptors and Cell Signaling
Center funded by 18 active grants, with a total award amount of $8.7 million.
April 12, 2018

Researchers Link Defects in a Nuclear Receptor in the Brain to Autism Spectrum Disorders
UH researchers advance understanding of autism.
March 14, 2018

Sumoylation: Protein Modifications in Cancer Progression
Biology’s Samaneh Karami involved in cancer research.
March 7, 2018

Estrogen Suspected, Examined as Cause of Cervical Cancer
UH researcher exploring cancer cures with CPRIT funding.
March 1, 2018

Four CNRCS Faculty Receive Awards from Owens Medical Research Foundation
Grants totaling $400,000 support research on cancer and neurodegenerative diseases.
May 1, 2017

Frigo Awarded $792K Grant to Support Prostate Cancer Research
Research focused on understanding role of autophagy in late-stage prostate cancer.
September 6, 2016

Zhang Awarded $3.5 Million in NIH Grants to Develop Cancer Therapy
Due to begin Phase I clinical trials in 1-2 years.
April 26, 2016

Cancer-causing Gene Triggered by Alcohol May Increase Breast Cancer Risk
UH cancer biologist and team discover important link not identified in other studies.
March 14, 2016


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