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Collaborative Action Program to Reduce Liver Cancer Mortality in Texas: Collaborative Action Center - Supports a single Collaborative Action Center whose function will be to: (1) promote interactions and collaborations across the CAP Research Awards funded under the companion RFA, R-19.2 CAP:RA; (2) provide opportunities for academic content experts, health care providers and community stakeholders to exchange ideas and to explore new opportunities to impact the rise of hepatocellular cancer (HCC) in Texas and (3) educate health care providers and the public on best practices to alter the trajectory of HCC in Texas. Note applications for this award mechanism are subject to institutional limits. Applicants are advised to consult with their institutions’ Office of Research and Sponsored Programs (or equivalent).
Award: CPRIT plans to make one award. Up to $3,000,000 in total costs. Maximum duration: 5 years.

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Opens 10-17-18

Collaborative Action Program to Reduce Liver Cancer Mortality in Texas: Investigator-Initiated Research Awards - Supports investigator-initiated research projects designed to understand the reasons for the increased incidence of HCC in Texas, to identify risk factors for cirrhosis and HCC, to identify biomarkers for HCC early detection, and to develop and implement prevention and early detection strategies. CAP Research Awardees (under this RFA) must agree to participate in the Collaborative Action Center initiatives including the CAP Steering Committee’s meetings and initiatives and the CAP program outreach and educational mission.
Award: CPRIT plans to make multiple awards in response to this RFA. Up to $500,000 each in total costs per year; Maximum duration: 5 years.

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Opens 10-17-18

Core Facilities Support Awards - Solicits applications from institutions to establish or enhance core facilities (laboratory, clinical, population-based, or computer-based) that will directly support cancer research programs to advance knowledge of the causes, prevention, and/or treatment of cancer or improve quality of life for patients with and survivors of cancer. CPRIT is particularly interested in supporting core facilities that provide enabling services to cancer investigators from multiple Texas institutions. Note applications for this award mechanism are subject to institutional limits. Applicants are advised to consult with their institutions’ Office of Research and Sponsored Programs (or equivalent).
Award: Up to $3 million (total costs) for the first 2 years and up to $1M (total costs) for each subsequent year. Maximum duration: Five years.

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Opens 10-17-18

Early Translational Research Awards - Supports projects that "bridge the gap" between promising new discoveries achieved in the research laboratory and commercial development for a therapeutic, device, or diagnostic assay through activities including preclinical proof-of-principle data that demonstrate applicability to the planned clinical scenario and preclinical toxicology and formulation to de-risk the development of lead compounds or devices. Any not-for-profit institution that conducts research is eligible to apply for funding under this award mechanism. Presentation of a time line with stage gates for development is required. A public or private company is not eligible. Note applications for this award mechanism are subject to institutional limits. Applicants are advised to consult with their institutions’ Office of Research and Sponsored Programs (or equivalent).
Award: Up to $2 million in total costs; Maximum duration: 1-2 years.

Request for Application (RFA)Download Request for Application (RFA) in Adobe PDF format
Opens 10-17-18

High-Impact/High-Risk Research Awards - Provides short-term funding to explore the feasibility of high-risk projects that, if successful, would contribute major new insights into the etiology, diagnosis, treatment, or prevention of cancers. Note applications for this award mechanism are subject to institutional limits. Applicants are advised to consult with their institutions’ Office of Research and Sponsored Programs (or equivalent).
Award: Up to $200,000 (total costs); Maximum duration: 2 years.

Request for Application (RFA)Download Request for Application (RFA) in Adobe PDF format
Opens 10-17-18

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Academic Research Programs: Biographical Sketch

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Academic Research Programs: Current and Pending Support

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Academic Research Programs: Recruitment - Current and Pending Support

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Academic Research Programs: Product Development Plan

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