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Houston, Texas 77004-4005
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CPRIT Grant Awarded to UH Research Team

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Navin Varadarajan, assistant professor of chemical and biomolecular engineering, and Badri Roysam, electrical and computer engineering department chair, have received a three-year, $1.3M grant from the Cancer Prevention and Research Institute of Texas (CPRIT). The focus of this research will improve our understanding of the therapeutic benefit of genetically modified T cell infusion to target leukemias and lymphomas in clinical trials.