• May 9, 2021

Tags : National Institutes of Health (NIH)

UTEP Professor to assist study as part of quest against

A professor from The University of Texas at El Paso will lend his expertise and record of significant advancements against Chagas disease to an $84,000 grant from the National Institutes of Health (NIH) awarded to the Research Development Foundation (Fundep) of the Federal University of Minas Gerais (UFMG) in Brazil. The grant, which is known […]Read More

UTEP Professor awarded $1.5M Grant to Research Inflammatory Responses in

The University of Texas at El Paso’s Department of Biological Sciences was awarded a $1.5 million grant from the National Institutes of Health (NIH) to research how natural killer T (NKT) cells regulate uncontrolled inflammatory responses in immune system diseases. Leading the study is professor Charles Spencer, Ph.D., associate professor of biological sciences at UTEP. […]Read More

UTEP Scientists Awarded $6M to Improve Treatment for Chagas Disease

Scientists at The University of Texas at El Paso have received nearly $6 million from the National Institutes of Health (NIH) to improve treatment and develop new diagnostic tools to assess post-therapeutic outcomes for patients with Chagas disease. Igor Almeida, Ph.D., professor of biological sciences, is the principal investigator (PI) of the award — a five-year […]Read More

El Paso Community College Awarded $327k NIH Grant

El Paso Community College (EPCC) was awarded a grant in the amount of $327,501 by the National Institutes of Health (NIH) for the project Rise to the Challenge Bridge which is a collaborative effort between EPCC, the University of Texas at El Paso (UTEP) and New Mexico State University (NMSU). The Rise to the Challenge […]Read More