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Comprehensive HIV Vaccine Project Funded at $23 Million by NIH

To support a coordinated, innovative approach to the development of an AIDS vaccine, Texas Biomedical Research Institute scientists, together with an international coalition of experts, have received a grant for $23 million from the National...
21-Jul-2016 10:15 AM EDT Add to Favorites

Scientists Receive $3.5 Million From NIH to Study Drug Resistance in a Global Parasitic Disease

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Dr. Tim Anderson at Texas Biomedical Research Institute and Dr. Phil LoVerde at the University of Texas Health Science Center at San Antonio have been awarded a $3.5 million grant over the next five years by the National Institutes of Health to...
7-Jun-2016 9:30 AM EDT Add to Favorites

Mymetics’ HIV Vaccine Candidate Confirms Promise in Preclinical Study with the Texas Biomed

HIV vaccine candidate has shown to generate more than 80% protection in groups of twelve female monkeys against high dose, repeated AIDS virus exposures during part of a preclinical study.
12-Apr-2016 10:30 AM EDT Add to Favorites

Study Shows Promising Safety Results for Anti-Aging Drug

A recent study published in the November issue of the journal Aging showed minimal metabolic side effects after continuous, long-term treatment with encapsulated rapamycin in a marmoset (monkey) model. Research results lead to efficacy study.
9-Feb-2016 10:00 AM EST Add to Favorites

Study Shows High Frequency of Spontaneous Mutation in Ebola Virus

In a Journal of Virology paper, Texas Biomed Scientist Dr. Anthony Griffiths, explains how he and his team found that Ebola virus has the potential to evolve rapidly but the genetic changes result in viruses that are weakened or not viable, which...
5-Jan-2016 10:00 AM EST Add to Favorites

Texas Biomed Receives $5 Million Grant to Study Potential Functional Cure for Babies Born with HIV

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The National Institutes of Health have awarded scientists at Texas Biomedical Research Institute and collaborators at the Food and Drug Administration, UCLA and the University of Pennsylvania a $5 million grant over the next 4 years to study a...
3-Dec-2015 10:00 AM EST Add to Favorites

Texas Biomed Establishes the TOPS ® Nutrition and Obesity Research Center

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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 Add to Favorites

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

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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 Add to Favorites

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