Baylor College of Medicine Researcher Receives Grant


May 14, 2013 (Journastic News Service) -- A Baylor College of Medicine researcher received a grant to study new treatments for osteosarcoma.

According to a Baylor College of Medicine release, "Dr. Meenakshi Hegde, a researcher and instructor of pediatrics at Baylor College of Medicine, received a $100,000 grant to study how the body's immune system can be harnessed to develop new pediatric cancer treatments. The grant, awarded by CureSearch for Children's Cancer, is part of the Young Investigators Program that funds research focused on the highest risk and poorest outcome cancers in children."

The Baylor College of Medicine is located at 1 Baylor Plaza, Houston.

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