CPRIT Awards

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The following is a list of grants awarded to faculty-researchers in The Texas A&M University System by CPRIT. The title of each grant is followed by its identification number in parentheses. Investigators' names are followed by the name of The Texas A&M University System affiliated member. Grant start dates and award amounts are listed on the two last lines of each entry.

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Examination of the Pharmacological Properties of a Novel Antifungal Named Occidiofungin
Research Program – RP121002
Smith, James, College of Science, Texas A&M University
03/29/2012     $777,884

P1: Targeting Cellular Energetics Pathways in Endometrial Cancer
Research Program – RP120855
Walker, Cheryl, Institute of Biosciences & Technology, Texas A&M Health Science Center
03/29/2012     $1,455,000

Increasing Breast and Cervical Cancer Screening and Diagnostic Services in 49 Rural, Frontier, and Border Counties: A Strategy to Improve Early Detection
Prevention Program – PP120099 
Rice, Carol A., Texas A&M AgriLife Extension Service 
1/18/2012     $2,698,705*

Targeting prostaglandin substrate availability in colon cancer: Characterization of a novel arachidonic acid-deficient mouse model
Research Program – RP120028 
Chapkin, Robert S., College of Agriculture and Life Sciences, Texas A&M University 
11/02/2011     $1,999,999*

A Lentivirus-Mediated Dual Library, Dual Selection Approach for the Identification of Surface Biomarkers and Antibodies Specific to Cancer Cells
Research Program – RP120429 
Chen, Zhilei, Dwight Look College of Engineering, Texas A&M University
11/02/2011     $200,000*

ÉPICO: Education to Promote Improved Cancer Outcomes
Prevention Program – PP110241 
St. John, Julie A., South Texas Center, School of Public Health, Texas A&M Health Science Center
07/27/11     $487,589

Enhanced Colorectal Cancer Screening in a Family Medicine Residency Program Serving Low-Income & Underserved: Translating Research Into Practice
Prevention Program – PP110176 
McClellan, David A., College of Medicine, Texas A&M Health Science Center
07/27/11     $2,748,008

Administrative Core
Research Program – RP110532-AC
Davies, Peter, Institute of Biosciences & Technology, Texas A&M Health Science Center
03/24/11     $2,479,350

P2: Combinatorial Drug Discovery Program
Research Program – RP110532-P2
Stephan, Clifford C., Institute of Biosciences & Technology, Texas A&M Health Science Center
03/24/11     $3,865,222

P2: Activation of Prostate Cancer Stem Cells Through Aberrant FGF Signaling 
Research Program – RP110555 
Wang, Fen, Institute of Biosciences & Technology, Texas A&M Health Science Center
03/24/11     $789,945

More Than A Picnic: It's A Family Affair for Lifestyle Change
Prevention Program – PP110058 
Shaw, Mary D., College of Education & Human Development, Texas A&M University
01/27/11     $576,677

Collaborative Tobacco Cessation Education at Texas Schools of Dental Hygiene: Development and Delivery of Core Modules and Assessment of Skills and Practice
Prevention Program – PP110036 
Jones, Daniel L., Baylor College of Dentistry, Texas A&M Health Science Center
01/27/11     $295,040

Development of a Novel Chemogenetic Approach to Structure/Function Analysis of Human Telomerase RNA—A Universal Anticancer Target
Research Program – RP110349 
Qiao, Feng, College of Agriculture and Life Sciences, Texas A&M University
10/29/10     $200,000

Development, Implementation, and Evaluation of a Cancer Genomics Training Program for Texas Health Educators
Prevention Program – PP100214 
Chen, Lei-Shih, College of Education & Human Development, Texas A&M University
06/18/10     $300,000

Collaborative Tobacco Cessation Education at Texas Dental Schools: Core Modules, Electronic Tobacco History and Assessment
Prevention Program – PP100203 
Rankin, Kathleen, Baylor College of Dentistry, Texas A&M Health Science Center
06/18/10     $299,861

Increasing Breast and Cervical Cancer Screening in Rural and Frontier Texas Communities: A Sustainable Strategy to Increase Screening and Early Detection
Prevention Program – PP100215 
Rice, Carol, Texas A&M AgriLife Extension Service
06/18/10     $300,000

Identification of Selective Modifiers of Crypt Stem Cells the Cells of Origin of Intestinal Cancer
Research Program – RP100473 
Chapkin, Robert S., College of Agriculture and Life Sciences, Texas A&M University
01/20/10     $199,894

Novel Therapy for Lung Cancers Using Adult Stem/Progenitor Cells
Research Program – RP100781 
Prockop, Darwin J., College of Medicine, Texas A&M Health Science Center
01/20/10     $947,367

Cancer Risk Reduction Education Through Texas A&M AgriLife Extension Service
Prevention Program – 10-52
Rice, Carol, Texas A&M AgriLife Extension Service
09/01/09     $412,125

Dental Oncology Education Program
Prevention Program – 10-41
Basler, Grady, Baylor College of Dentistry, Texas A&M Health Science Center
09/01/09     $339,932