UTMB researchers find how Ebola disables the immune system

December 1, 2016

GALVESTON, Texas – A new study at The University of Texas Medical Branch in Galveston sheds light on how Ebola so effectively disables the human immune system. Virologist Alex Bukreyev, UTMB professor and senior author of the study,... more »

UTMB researchers create powerful new tools to combat Zika

UTMB researchers create powerful new tools to combat Zika

November 18, 2016

 GALVESTON, Texas – New research from The University of Texas Medical Branch in Galveston, in collaboration with Southwest University in Chongqing, China and the University of Leuven in Belgium, have developed... more »

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Townsend president of largest surgeon group in the world

Galveston County Daily NewsNovember 17, 2016

By UNIVERSITY OF TEXAS MEDICAL BRANCH Dr. Courtney Townsend is the new president of the American College of Surgeons, becoming the 97th leader of the largest organization of... more »

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UTMB nursing graduate beats the odds

April 21, 2016

It’s been a very long road for Galveston’s Hunter Cherryhomes. When he walks across stage at The University of Texas Medical Branch’s School of Nursing graduation ceremony April 29 at the Moody Gardens Convention Center at 3 p.m., getting his degree will definitely be the high... more »

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UTMB researchers find how Ebola disables the immune system

December 1, 2016

GALVESTON, Texas – A new study at The University of Texas Medical Branch in Galveston sheds light on how Ebola so effectively disables the human immune system. Virologist Alex Bukreyev, UTMB professor... more »

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Overpopulation

Galveston County Daily NewsDecember 7, 2016

“Be fruitful and multiply and replenish the earth and subdue it.” — Genesis ”Let us not look back in anger, nor forward in fear, but around us in awareness.” — James Thurber In the 1960s, Paul Ehrlich’s book, “Population Bomb” direly and... more »

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