Topic: Drug development

Chemistry in Mold Reveals Important Clue for Pharmaceuticals

Nov. 2, 2015

In a discovery that holds promise for future drug development, scientists have detected for the first time how nature performs an impressive trick to produce key chemicals similar to those in drugs that fight malaria, bacterial infections and cancer. 

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Dell Pediatric Research Institute Opens at Mueller

April 22, 2010

Event: Grand opening of The University of Texas at Austin's Dell Pediatric Research Institute.

When: 2 p.m., Friday, April 23.

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Discovery Opens Door for Drugs to Fight Bird Flu, Influenza Epidemics

Aug. 25, 2008

Researchers at The University of Texas at Austin and Rutgers University have reported a discovery that could help scientists develop drugs to fight avian flu and other virulent strains of influenza.

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