Topic: Vaccine

On the Cusp of an Ebola Vaccine

May 5, 2014
On the Cusp of an Ebola Vaccine

Maria Croyle, professor of pharmaceutics, is getting closer to a vaccine for ebola. Her research has proven effective in both rodent and primate subjects.

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Designer Bacteria May Lead to Better Vaccines

Jan. 15, 2013

Researchers at The University of Texas at Austin have developed a menu of 61 new strains of genetically engineered E. coli that may improve the efficacy of vaccines for diseases such as flu, pertussis, cholera and HPV.

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From research lab to bedside, scientists and doctors collaborate to conquer childhood diseases

April 19, 2010

During the last century, scientists at The University of Texas at Austin played a large role in eliminating the nutritional deficiency diseases that were devastating to children's development with discoveries of vitamins like B5 and B6 and folic acid.

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RNA Molecules, Delivery System Improve Vaccine Responses, Effectiveness

Oct. 8, 2008

A novel delivery system that could lead to more efficient and more disease-specific vaccines against infectious diseases has been developed by biomedical engineers at The University of Texas at Austin.

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University of Texas at Austin Pharmacy Researcher Receives $2.6 Million to Develop Vaccine Against Ebola Virus

April 30, 2008

Dr. Maria Croyle, associate professor of pharmaceutics at The University of Texas at Austin College of Pharmacy, has received $2.6 million to develop a vaccine against Ebola virus infection.

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