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UTEP Helps Optimize COVID-19 Vaccination Clinics in the U.S.

A team of UTEP faculty, staff and students observed several of El Paso’s drive-though and walk-in clinics in early 2021. The team identified areas that likely created bottlenecks, which produce delays and other issues. They used the information...
26-Mar-2021 11:45 AM EDT Add to Favorites

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UTEP Professor’s Study May Lead to Solutions for Overeating

The 10-member team made discoveries about a specific area of the brain tied to recollection and the desire to seek and consume food. It could lead to a way to inhibit the desire to overeat.
12-Feb-2021 12:05 PM EST Add to Favorites

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UTEP Fights Superbugs with $1.2 Million NIH Grant to Develop a New Way to Produce Antibiotics

Chu-Young Kim, Ph.D., associate professor of chemistry and biochemistry at The University of Texas at El Paso, is helping combat the threat of superbugs – illnesses caused by drug-resistant bacteria – by returning to nature. His work is...
2-Feb-2021 12:05 PM EST Add to Favorites

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UTEP Professor Joins United States-Mexico Foundation for Science Board of Governors

Luis Echegoyen, Ph.D., professor of chemistry and biochemistry at The University of Texas at El Paso, has been appointed by the United States-Mexico Foundation for Science (USMFS) as a member of its Board of Governors.
15-Dec-2020 6:30 PM EST Add to Favorites

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UTEP Awarded $1.2 Million by NIH to Advance Research on Diabetes-Related Cardiac Complications

November is National Diabetes Month, a time when the nation comes together to shed light on one of the leading causes of death and disability among U.S. citizens. The University of Texas at El Paso (UTEP) is joining the fight against the disease...
30-Nov-2020 5:05 PM EST Add to Favorites

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UTEP Researcher Studies Effects of Teen Vaping on the Brain and Behavior

With support from a nearly $340,000 grant from the National Institute on Drug Abuse (NIDA) at the National Institutes of Health (NIH), Ian Mendez, Ph.D., UTEP assistant professor of pharmacy, is developing an animal model that mimics real life...
18-Nov-2020 5:25 PM EST Add to Favorites

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UTEP Leads Collaborative Abiotic CO2 Project Through $1.18 Million NSF Grant

The University of Texas at El Paso received a $1.18 million grant from the National Science Foundation to work with researchers at Texas A&M University AgriLife Research Center at El Paso to learn more about greenhouse gas abiotic carbon dioxide...
5-Nov-2020 6:55 PM EST Add to Favorites

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UTEP and Community Partners Awarded $1.5M NSF Grant to Improve Quality of Life for Senior Citizens through Technology

A team of interdisciplinary researchers from The University of Texas at El Paso in collaboration with the City of El Paso and El Paso Community College recently was awarded nearly $1.5 million from the National Science Foundation to develop and...
19-Oct-2020 12:25 PM EDT Add to Favorites


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