$6 million in grants from the U.S. Department of Defense

December 21, 2017

UT Health San Antonio and UT Health Houston announced Department of Defense grants awarded to expand research by Dr. Zhiqiang An and Dr. Jean Jiang on an antibody-based drug to stem the metastasis of breast cancer to bone. McGovern Medical School received $2.8 million for drug development and UT Health San Antonio received $3.2 million for preclinical testing.

Funding to find less toxic breast cancer treatment