Md Anderson And Obsidian Therapeutics Announce Strategic Collaboration To Accelerate Advancement Of Novel Engineered Tumor Infiltrating Lymphocyte Therapy (Cytotil) For Solid Tumors

The University of Texas MD Anderson Cancer Center and Obsidian Therapeutics, Inc. today announced a multi-year strategic collaboration designed to expedite the research and development of novel engineered tumor infiltrating lymphocytes (TILs) for the treatment of solid tumors. The agreement pairs Obsidian and its novel cytoDRiVE™ technology platform with MD Anderson’s extensive experience and state-of-the-art capabilities in TIL cell therapy, led by the Biologics Development platform, within the Therapeutics Discovery division. The collaboration is focused on developing TIL armored with regulated […]

Brazos Valley Schools Credit Union and the Katy Area Chamber of Commerce Come Together to Recognize Education in the Community on August 6th

Front Row left to right: Yvonne Kershner, Brazos Valley Schools Credit Union; Becky Acosta, Memorial Hermann Medical Group; Back Row left to right: Stephen Ives, YMCA of Greater Houston; Kyle Stanzel, Houston Methodist West Hospital; Gregory Prince, PBK, Inc.

The 2020 Katy ISD “Teacher of the Year” community virtual event will be presented by Brazos Valley Schools Credit Union and the Katy Area Chamber of Commerce on Thursday, August 6, 2020, via Zoom from 11 am to 12 pm. Business leaders and prominent members of the community will gather virtually to honor outstanding teachers from each campus who have demonstrated excellence and leadership among their peers and in their classrooms. Winning recipients from all 70 […]

AG Paxton Files Lawsuit to Halt Price Gouging by Cal-Maine Foods, Inc.

Attorney General Ken Paxton

AUSTIN – Texas Attorney General Ken Paxton today filed a lawsuit against Cal-Maine Foods, Inc., the dominant egg supplier in Texas, for taking unfair advantage of the Governor’s COVID-19 disaster declaration and raising the price of eggs by around 300 percent without any supply issues or significant disruptions. Price gouging laws apply to any person or entity selling necessities, such as food, at an exorbitant or excessive price after a disaster has been declared by the Governor […]

National Charity League, Inc., Katy Chapter Honors Senior High School Class of 2020

National Charity League (NCL) Katy Chapter has recognized the class of 2020 for their service and contributions to the community. The mission of NCL,Inc. is to foster mother-daughter relationships in a philanthropic organization committed to community service, leadership development and cultural experiences. The class has contributed over 6,773 volunteer hours to local philanthropies – including American Cancer Society, ARC of Katy, The Ballard House, Brookwood Community, Citizens of Animal Protection, and Texas Children’s Hospital to […]

National Charity League, Inc., Lady Bird Chapter Hosts Annual Tea

National Charity League, Lady Bird Chapter, held its annual Mother and Daughter Tea at the Pine Forest Country Club on April 7. The class of 2022 hosted this year’s tea, and worked diligently to make this a beautiful event for the chapter and welcome its newest members. The theme was Tea at Tiffany’s, and the decorations reflected Tiffany’s signature blue color and opulence. This philanthropic organization, comprised of mothers (Patronesses) and daughters (Ticktockers) served the […]

Save the Date: 2nd Annual Gala Benefiting A Place for Peanut, Inc.

Friday, August 17, 2018 HOUSTON (May 31, 2018) – A Place for Peanut, Inc. will host its 2nd Annual Gala on Friday, August 17, 2018 from 7 to 10 p.m. at Kirby Ice House located at 3333 Eastside St. Houston, 77098. A Place for Peanut is a non-profit horse sanctuary and equine therapy foundation. The organization is dedicated to rescuing horses, donkeys and miniature horses from being slaughtered; while bringing joy to children and veterans in hospitals […]