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Tuesday, October 27, 2:24pm News HighlightsGrants/Research

Popular Mechanics, November 2009 Using a centrifuge, NASA-supported researchers at UTMB spun eight volunteers for 60 minutes a day while another group of volunteers spent three weeks in bed to simulate the effects of zero gravity on protein synthesis. The spinners maintained normal rates of... more »

Tuesday, October 27, 2:23pm News HighlightsGrants/Research

Science Daily, Oct. 27, 2009 A recent study by UTMB metabolism researchers shows that only about the first 30 grams (just over one ounce) of dietary protein consumed in a meal actually produce muscle. The study also suggests practical ways to both improve American eating patterns and reduce muscle... more »

Monday, October 19, 12:59pm News HighlightsGrants/Research

The Lancet, Oct. 17, 2009 James E. Lynch, a senior respiratory therapist at UTMB, is co-author of this commentary on extracorporeal membrane oxygenation (ECMO) in adults. A subscription is required to view the entire article. more »

Thursday, October 8, 12:58pm News HighlightsGrants/Research

Galveston County Daily News, Oct. 8, 2009 UTMB will receive more than $11 million in federal stimulus grants, notes Heber Taylor, GCDN editor. “The medical branch was in line for a lot of this money because it was prepared. Some of the stimulus money was targeted toward institutions that... more »

Monday, October 5, 9:38am News HighlightsGrants/Research

Galveston County Daily News, Oct. 3, 2009 UTMB will receive more than $11 million in federal stimulus grants to support research in multiple areas from cancer to emerging infectious diseases. “The infusion of funding is allowing us and medical centers across the country to fund very... more »

Friday, September 25, 3:26pm News ReleasesGrants/Research

GALVESTON, Texas - When most people think of insulin, they think of diabetes — a disease that arises when, for one reason or another, insulin can’t do the critical job of helping the body process sugar. But the hormone has another, less well-known function. It’s also necessary for... more »

Thursday, August 27, 10:13am News ReleasesGrants/Research

The University of Texas Medical Branch at Galveston, which was  selected by the National Institute of Allergy and Infectious Diseases, part of the National Institutes of Health, to conduct pediatric vaccine trials for the H1N1 (swine flu) virus will begin those trials on Friday, Aug. 28. Dr.... more »

Monday, August 24, 10:02am News ReleasesGrants/Research

The University of Texas Medical Branch at Galveston has been selected by the National Institute of Allergy and Infectious Diseases, part of the National Institutes of Health, to conduct pediatric vaccine trials for the H1N1 (swine flu) virus.  The pediatric trials are especially important... more »

Thursday, August 13, 9:55am News ReleasesGrants/Research

Research has implications for medical use of drug, understanding of chronic pain   Imagine that you’re working on your house, hammering in a nail. Suddenly you slip and hit your thumb instead — hard. The pain is incredibly intense, but it only lasts a moment. After a few... more »

Tuesday, June 23, 4:50pm News ReleasesGrants/Research

Accomplishment could lead to first therapy for deadly disease  Researchers at the University of Texas Medical Branch at Galveston have discovered two biochemical pathways that the Ebola virus relies on to infect cells. Using substances that block the activation of those pathways,... more »

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