Grant ID RP170719
Awarded On August 16, 2017
Title GCC Center for Advanced Microscopy and Image Informatics
Program Academic Research
Award Mechanism Core Facility Support Awards
Institution/Organization Texas A&M University System Health Science Center
Principal Investigator/Program Director Michael Mancini
Cancer Sites All Sites
Contracted Amount $5,793,075
Lay Summary

Researchers from Gulf Coast Consortium(1) institutions have established a new, highly collaborative research core facility, the Center for Advanced Microscopy and Image Informatics (CAMII), to provide the GCC’s cancer researchers with access to sophisticated imaging and computational resources that will enable them to address critical questions in both basic and translational cancer research. The program includes projects addressing fundamental questions in cancer biology as well as projects whose goal is the development of new therapies for the prevention and treatment of cancer. CAMII’s advanced imaging technologies will be used by established investigators and junior investigators to cond...

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