New laboratory study of five ebola vaccines provides data on features and functions of vaccine protection

July 14, 2021

 A new study published in Science Translational Medicine reports on the Ebola vaccine-mediated protection of five mucosal vaccine vectors based on the human and avian paramyxoviruses. The study comprehensively characterized the... more »

Statins can save lives only if patients take them

Statins can save lives only if patients take them

July 7, 2021

When John Davis collapsed on the basketball court, he knew he could have prevented it. He could have avoided the heart attack, the trip to the ER and the need for a stent to allow blood to once again flow freely from his... more »


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50 Experts to Trust in a Pandemic

Elemental September 18, 2020

 Elemental, Sept. 18, 2020 (Reach: 887K)  UTMB’s Vineet Menachery was named one of the 50 people to follow during a pandemic by Elemental, a health and science... more »

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UTMB honors five with Ashbel Smith Distinguished Alumnus Award

June 12, 2018

GALVESTON, Texas – The University of Texas Medical Branch at Galveston recently recognized five alumni for their accomplishments by presenting them with the Ashbel Smith Distinguished Alumnus Award. Established in 1965, the ASDA Award is the hightest honor bestowed by the School of Medicine... more »

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New laboratory study of five ebola vaccines provides data on features and functions of vaccine protection

July 14, 2021

 A new study published in Science Translational Medicine reports on the Ebola vaccine-mediated protection of five mucosal vaccine vectors based on the human and avian paramyxoviruses. The study... more »

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Understanding vaccines inside and out

Galveston County Daily NewsMay 8, 2019

The Galveston County Daily News, May 8, 2019 In this installment of Vaccine Smarts, Megan Berman and Richard Rupp explain how vaccines work; suggesting that readers think of it as their body’s defense system getting secret information about the enemy before the battle even begins. [See the... more »

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