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Texas Biomed Establishes the TOPS ® Nutrition and Obesity Research Center


Texas Biomedical Research Institute and Wisconsin-based non-profit Take Off Pounds Sensibly® are establishing the new TOPS® Nutrition and Obesity Research Center with the goal of conducting research into the causes, health risks and treatment of...
26-Jun-2015 7:30 AM EDT

Texas Biomed Scientist Receives Nearly $3.4 Million NIH Grant to Study Papillomavirus-Based AIDS Vaccine for Dual Protection Against HIV and HPV-Induced Cancer


Scientists at Texas Biomedical Research Institute have begun work on a study funded by the National Institutes of Health over the next four years to create an attenuated, or weakened, virus that is a hybrid of the papilloma virus and the human...
30-Apr-2015 9:45 AM EDT

Texas Biomed Scientist Receives Up to $2.36 Million NIH Grant Over 5 Years to Study New Virus Detection Methods


Scientists at Texas Biomedical Research Institute in San Antonio are receiving funding from the National Institutes of Health in the form of a $2.36 million R01 grant over the next five years to focus efforts on exploring and developing a novel...
9-Apr-2015 10:30 AM EDT

Research Shows Asian Herb Holds Promise as Treatment for Ebola Virus Disease

New research that focuses on the mechanism by which Ebola virus infects a cell and the discovery of a promising drug therapy candidate is being published February 27, 2015, in the journal Science.
25-Feb-2015 2:00 PM EST

Innovative Method for Studying Malaria Parasites Receives 4-Year NIH Grant of Up to $1.8 Million

The National Institutes of Health awarded Texas Biomedical Research Institute scientist Ian Cheeseman, over $450,000 in first-year funding and is expected to receive up to $1.8 million over four years to continue research into a new method for...
9-Dec-2014 7:30 AM EST

Mymetics’ Promising HIV Vaccine Candidate Obtains Funding to Begin Study at Texas Biomedical Research Institute


Mymetics Corporation (OTCQB: MYMX) announced today that its innovative HIV vaccine candidate will enter a new preclinical trial to confirm results obtained in a previous trial. Research is to be funded by the Bill & Melinda Gates Foundation. The...
29-Sep-2014 6:15 PM EDT

Research Milestone in CCHF Virus Could Help Identify New Treatments

New research into the Crimean-Congo hemorrhagic fever virus (CCHFV), a tick-borne virus which causes a severe hemorrhagic disease in humans similar to that caused by Ebolavirus, has identified new cellular factors essential for CCHFV infection. This...
18-Sep-2014 3:30 PM EDT

Texas Biomed Gains $2.7 Million NIH Grant to Develop New Methods to Understand Genetic Basis of Diseases

The Texas Biomedical Research Institute has been awarded a $2.7 million grant from the U.S. National Institutes of Health to fund innovative approaches to genetics research aimed at developing new therapies for heart disease and other conditions...
15-Aug-2014 8:00 AM EDT

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