Grant ID RP200572
Awarded On August 19, 2020
Title From Whole Animal Imaging to Super-Resolution Microscopy: An Imaging Core for the TTUHSC Campus at Amarillo
Program Academic Research
Award Mechanism Core Facility Support Awards
Institution/Organization Texas Tech University Health Sciences Center
Principal Investigator/Program Director Ulrich Bickel
Cancer Sites All Sites
Contracted Amount $2,831,213*

*Pending contract negotiation

Lay Summary

The Amarillo regional campus of Texas Tech University Health Sciences Center (TTUHSC) is the main campus for the Jerry H Hodge School of Pharmacy (SOP), and the new School of Veterinary Medicine. In addition, the TTUHSC School of Medicine has a significant presence with clinical services, student/resident teaching, and several funded investigators. The SOP in particular has a strong research mission, with about 15 full time faculty conducting bench research. Over the past 20 years, cancer research has been at the focus of research activities, with several faculty at any given time being funded from the National Cancer Institute, the Department of Defense programs in cancer research, or CPRIT...

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