|Awarded On||September 14, 2022|
|Title||UTHSCSA Cancer Genome Sequencing and Computation Core|
|Award Mechanism||Core Facility Support Awards|
|Institution/Organization||The University of Texas Health Science Center at San Antonio|
|Principal Investigator/Program Director||Yidong Chen|
|Cancer Sites||All Sites|
*Pending contract negotiation
This application seeks to renew the CPRIT Core Facility Support Award (RP160732) for the UTHSA Cancer Genome Sequencing and Computation Core (UTHSA-CGSCC). During the last funding period, CGSCC has made a remarkable contribution to the cancer research community in San Antonio, a Hispanic majority city and the catchment base for all South Texas, including many premier biomedical research institutions. As the only publicly accessible next-generation sequencing and computation core facility in the area, we focus our resources in implementing new sequencing methodology, new assay development, and genomic applications in health disparity research, as well as leveraging resources acquired through ...