Grant ID RP210154
Awarded On August 18, 2021
Title Texas Regional Excellence in Cancer Developmental Therapeutics Center at TTUHSC
Program Academic Research
Award Mechanism Texas Regional Excellence in Cancer Award
Institution/Organization Texas Tech University Health Sciences Center
Principal Investigator/Program Director Charles Reynolds
Cancer Sites All Sites
Contracted Amount $5,999,936*

*Pending contract negotiation

Lay Summary

The West Texas campuses of Texas Tech University Health Sciences Center (TTUHSC) are located > 100 miles from NCI-Designated Cancer Centers. TTUHSC has a strong track record in cancer drug development in both adult and pediatric oncology that has provided access to investigational drugs via clinical trials to patients in our region. The TREC will support research of qualifying junior faculty on the TTUHSC Lubbock, Amarillo, and Abilene campuses, core resources, and recruitment of new junior faculty to TTUHSC. TREC projects will be inclusive of both pediatric and adult cancers. The Administrative Core will facilitate communications in the TREC and with the External Advisory Council ...

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