Topic: Marvin Whiteley

New Cystic Fibrosis Research Takes Aim at Deadly Pathogen

March 16, 2015

A new method of testing the most common cause of life-threatening infection in people with cystic fibrosis could improve efforts to study and combat the illness.

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Back with a Vengeance: The Trouble with Defeating Diseases

May 5, 2014
Back with a Vengeance: The Trouble with Defeating Diseases

Resistant bacteria, complex infections, latent viruses. UT researchers are joining forces to fight against infectious disease, and they're moving the needle.

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3-D Printed Microscopic Cages Confine Bacteria in Tiny Zoos for the Study of Infections

Oct. 7, 2013

By caging bacteria in microscopic houses, scientists at The University of Texas at Austin are studying how communities of bacteria, such as those found in the human gut and lungs, interact and develop infections.

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Cross-disciplinary research targets smart materials

Sept. 14, 2009

Jason Shear's chemistry laboratory has developed a technology that enables researchers to utilize microscopic three-dimensional protein structures.

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