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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

Study Provides Conclusive Evidence That Sunscreen Use in Childhood Prevents Development of Malignant Melanoma in Adults

Research conducted at the Texas Biomedical Research Institute, published in the latest issue of the scientific journal Pigment Cell and Melanoma, has established unequivocally in a natural animal model that the incidence of malignant melanoma in...
19-Jun-2014 9:00 AM EDT

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