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Dr. Andrean Simons-Burnett received a Holden Comprehensive Cancer Center Mezhir Award for Collaborative Research

January 14, 2019

Dr. Andrean Simons-Burnett

Dr. Andrean Simons-Burnett along with Drs. Carlos Chan (Surgery), George Weiner (Internal Medicine) and Aliasger Salem (Pharmaceutical Sciences) received a Mezhir award for Collaborative Research, sponsored by the Holden Comprehensive Cancer Center in the amount of $100,000. Mezhir Awards support the development of multiā€investigator team science to address important research questions in cancer. The funded research project seeks to study the effect of in situ immunization using a novel TLR9 agonist in solid tumors.