Bridging the gap: technology commercialization program funds four promising technologies

February 3, 2016

UTMB researchers are making invaluable discoveries. However, how do the researchers get their breakthroughs out of the laboratory and into the marketplace? One of UTMB’s goals is to support its researchers and promote technology... more »

Scientific discovery a possible game changer in treatment of flesh-eating bacteria and other illnesses

Scientific discovery a possible game changer in treatment of flesh-eating bacteria and other illnesses

January 25, 2016

Scientists recently discovered different strains of deadly flesh-eating bacteria working together to spread infection and they now have a better understanding of the role of the toxins they produce. The discovery could... more »

Spotlight on Research


News Highlights

Zika virus news

February 2, 2016

Zika virus causes a disease that is transmitted by the Aedes aegypti mosquito. It continues to receive media coverage after being tentatively linked to microcephaly, a neurological... more »

Features

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 »

Grants / Research

Bridging the gap: technology commercialization program funds four promising technologies

February 3, 2016

UTMB researchers are making invaluable discoveries. However, how do the researchers get their breakthroughs out of the laboratory and into the marketplace? One of UTMB’s goals is to support its researche... more »

Columns

Vaccine Smarts-What vaccinations do I need to protect my grand baby?

Galveston County Daily NewsFebruary 3, 2016

By DR. RICHARD RUPP and BRIDGET HAWKINS Dear VaccineSmarts, I’m going to be a grandmother for the first time. It’s an exciting time for my family. My friends (all grandmothers) tell me that I’m supposed to get some vaccines to protect the baby. What vaccines do I... more »

Featured Videos

UTMB's Scott Weaver On the Zika Outbreak

UTMB's Dr. Brooks discusses the dangers of concussion in youth athletics

Do no harm and hold out your arm: Free flu vaccines for UTMB employees

UTMB's Dr. Todd Masel on Epilepsy Symptoms, Diagnoses and Treatments

Social Media

Promos

Contacts