MD Anderson receives $19.6M Cancer Prevention and Research Institute of Texas (CPRIT) award, including $2.4M to Optera program SLC45A2

The University of Texas MD Anderson Cancer Center today was awarded $19.6 million from the Cancer Prevention and Research Institute of Texas (CPRIT) to support research, recruitment and prevention efforts. In total, MD Anderson and its projects received 20 percent of the $96 million in awards announced by CPRIT.