Cancer Prevention and Research Institute of Texas

Ex-Executive Indicted In Texas Cancer Fund Scandal A former top executive of Texas' $3 billion cancer-fighting effort was indicted over an improperly awarded $11 million taxpayer-funded grant that plunged the state agency into turmoil, prosecutors said Friday.
Moratorium Lifted On Revamped Texas Cancer Agency State leaders are finally lifting a nearly yearlong moratorium on a $3 billion cancer agency in Texas that came unraveled by a criminal investigation and questionable spending.
Audit Blasts Texas Cancer Agency Over Transparency A troubled $3 billion cancer-fighting agency in Texas under criminal investigation must address "significant issues" with accountability and transparency.
Troubled Texas Cancer Agency Goes Before Key Panel The state's beleaguered $3 billion cancer-fighting effort is facing another round of scrutiny from lawmakers.
Head Of $3B Texas Cancer Effort Asks To Resign The executive director of a troubled $3 billion cancer-fighting effort in Texas has submitted his resignation letter amid escalating scrutiny over the management of the nation's second-biggest pot of cancer research dollars.
Embattled Cancer Agency Changes Course On GrantThe state's $3 billion cancer research initiative has changed course and will give a scientific review to an already approved project that led to a top agency executive resigning in protest.