A Zika treatment could already be on the market

July 28, 2016

A drug to treat Zika virus infections could already exist and be available on the market, according to the latest research from scientists at The University of Texas Medical Branch at Galveston. A team of researchers, led by Dr. Mariano... more »

UTMB researchers find first direct evidence  that Aedes aegypti mosquito transmits Zika virus

UTMB researchers find first direct evidence that Aedes aegypti mosquito transmits Zika virus

July 21, 2016

In collaboration with colleagues from Mexico, University of Texas Medical Branch at Galveston researchers were the first to directly connect the Aedes aegypti mosquito with Zika transmission in the Americas, during an... more »

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Inside UTMB Outstanding teachers at the University of Texas Medical Branch

Galveston County Daily NewsJuly 26, 2016

 By UNIVERSITY OF TEXAS MEDICAL BRANCH Four University of Texas Medical Branch faculty members received an Outstanding Teachers Award from the Board of Regents of The... 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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A Zika treatment could already be on the market

July 28, 2016

A drug to treat Zika virus infections could already exist and be available on the market, according to the latest research from scientists at The University of Texas Medical Branch at Galveston. A team of... more »

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Is new Alzheimer's vaccine an answer?

Galveston County Daily NewsJuly 27, 2016

By RICK COUSINS Correspondent A new scientific paper has made headlines around the world. It could be read as offering the promise of a possible vaccine for Alzheimer’s disease. Australian researchers at Flinders University, working with the U.S.-based Institute of Molecular Medicine and... more »

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