Topic: College of Pharmacy

UT Austin Wins State Grants for Cancer Drug Research

May 19, 2016
Kevin Dalby

Dr. Kevin Dalby has received an almost $5 million grant from the Cancer Prevention and Resarch Institute of Texas.

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Not Even A Hammer

Sept. 8, 2015
The indestructable pill is put to the test

PROBLEM: Painkiller abuse was skyrocketing

SOLUTION: The world’s first tamper-proof pill

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Texas Health Catalyst Speeds Development of Health Products

June 10, 2015
illustration showing connectedness of medical services

New initiative will utilize top experts from throughout the region and country to ensure that the campus’s best health-focused research is transformed into new drugs, devices and health products to benefit patients, health care providers and the public.

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$2.1 Million Grant Targets Antibiotic Resistance

March 31, 2015

The National Institutes of Health (NIH) has awarded Dr. Walter Fast, associate professor of medicinal chemistry at The University of Texas at Austin's College of Pharmacy, a four-year $2.1 million grant to develop small-molecules that counter antibiotic resistance in Gram-negative bacteria. If successful, the research could lead to new drugs for treating bacterial infections that are resistant to most antibiotics.

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Five from UT Austin Elected Fellows of National Science Organization

Nov. 25, 2014

AUSTIN, Texas A neuroscientist, a chemical engineer, a mechanical engineer, a molecular biologist and a pharmaceutical researcher who are faculty members at The University of Texas at Austin have been elected fellows of the American Association for the Advancement of Science (AAAS).

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