UTMB collaborates with Brazil to combat Zika virus

February 12, 2016

The Brazilian Ministry of Health has announced a letter of intent to collaborate with the University of Texas Medical Branch at Galveston to embark on a partnership to research and develop a Zika virus vaccine.  The collaboration... more »

Scientist find virus uses novel mechanism to aid its spread

Scientist find virus uses novel mechanism to aid its spread

February 10, 2016

Researchers at The University of Texas Medical Branch at Galveston have found that a recently-discovered virus is able to spread to healthy neighboring cells by a mechanism unseen in other arthropod-borne... more »

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Galveston County Daily NewsFebruary 12, 2016

—Moody Medical Library accepts new collection —UTMB participates in RecycleMania —Historical milestones   more »

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UTMB Aerospace Medicine collection flying high

August 6, 2015

NASA recently celebrated the 50th anniversary of Houston’s Mission Control at the Johnson Space Center, which has been involved with spaceflights since the beginning of the program. As a new era of commercial space travel approaches, the archives of the University of Texas Medical Branch at... more »

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Scientist find virus uses novel mechanism to aid its spread

February 10, 2016

Researchers at The University of Texas Medical Branch at Galveston have found that a recently-discovered virus is able to spread to healthy neighboring cells by a mechanism unseen in other arthropod-borne... more »

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Keeping Kids Healthy-Make sure your kids aren't ingesting too much sugar

Food ManagementFebruary 9, 2016

By DR. SALLY ROBINSON Sugar is hidden in many food products. Sugars also are found naturally in dairy and fruits but the amount is in much smaller doses and come with fiber, protein, vitamins and minerals. The Food and Drug Administration is recommending that no more than 10 percent of our daily... more »

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