Our Mission

To Support  Charitable Organizations Conducting Medical Research with Emphasis on Finding Cures for Cancer, Heart Disease, Arthritis, Muscular Dystrophy, Retinitis and Macular Degeneration of the Retina in the Greater Bexar County Area

To Support San Antonio Children's Hospital Boysville

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Announcements

2022 YOUNG INVESTIGATOR AWARDEES

The Max and Minnie Tomerlin Voelcker Fund announces the 2022 recipients of its Young Investigator Awards and Pilot Awards which will provide $1,700,000 in charitable grants for research in the San Antonio, Texas area over the next three years are as follows:
 

Dr. Crystal Archer, Ph.D.

University of Texas Health, San Antonio, Texas

Mechanism of Ankyrin G Regulation of the Epithelial Na+ Channel

 

Dr. Masahiro Morita, Ph.D.

University of Texas Health, San Antonio, Texas

mRNA Translation and Mitochondrial Dynamics in Obesity-induced Liver Cancer

 

Dr. Neelam Mukherjee, Ph.D.

University of Texas Health, San Antonio, Texas

Effect of Nitration on CCL2 Mediated Bladder Tumor

 

Dr. Angelina Vaseva, M.D.

University of Texas Health, San Antonio, Texas

Utilizing Type 2 RAF inhibitors for the Treatment of NF1-associated MPNST

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