By a GenomeWeb staff reporter

NEW YORK (GenomeWeb News) – The Cancer Prevention and Research Institute of Texas (CPRIT) has just awarded over $100 million in new grants to cancer biology and therapeutics research, including millions to support several research projects using genomics and to establish 'omics-focused labs.

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