Topic: Swine flu

Undergraduates study H1N1 at U.S.-Mexico border

April 15, 2010

Microbiology undergraduates Sami Miller and Kelly Broussard traveled to Brownsville to research tuberculosis alongside the world's foremost disease detectives, Joseph McCormick and Susan Fisher-Hoch.

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Swine flu crusaders

April 8, 2010
Kelly Broussard (front) and Sami Miller (back)

When Sami Miller and Kelly Broussard decided to head down to the border last summer, they didn't expect to end up in the middle of the global swine flu pandemic.

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Better Drugs to Fight Flu is Goal of $1.5 Million NIH Project at University of Texas at Austin, Rice University

Oct. 22, 2009

University of Texas at Austin and Rice University scientists have won a $1.5 million grant from the National Institutes of Health to scrutinize the influenza A virus for clues that could lead to more effective antiviral drugs.

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Mathematicians' computer models on vaccine distribution, human behavior help decision-makers fight H1N1 flu

Sept. 21, 2009

The new H1N1 flu is spreading like a wildfire across the globe. It's the first flu pandemic the world has seen since 1968, and many people are holding their breath.

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Researchers Examine Back-to-School Issues

Aug. 5, 2009

Researchers at The University of Texas at Austin are available to address issues ranging from college binge drinking behavior to social anxiety to classroom bullying.

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