Tag: tropical medicine and medical microbiology

Mukesh Kumar receives funding to find effective treatment for brain inflammation

Mukesh Kumar receives funding to find effective treatment for brain inflammation

October 24, 2016  |  Comments
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The grant will support Kumar’s research on flavivirus infections—the leading cause to inflammation of the brain—tied to the West Nile, Japanese encephalitis, Zika and Dengue viruses.

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Potential new Ebola vaccine has heat-stable formulation

Potential new Ebola vaccine has heat-stable formulation

July 18, 2016  |  Comments
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JABSOM’s Axel Lehrer shares preliminary test results for a promising Ebola vaccine being developed to retain effectiveness without refrigeration.

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Malaria researcher wins Manoa’s first Three-Minute Thesis competition

Malaria researcher wins Manoa’s first Three-Minute Thesis competition

April 22, 2016  |  1 Comment
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UH Mānoa graduate students representing 30 different majors and programs competed in the inaugural Three-Minute Thesis competition.

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Heat stable Ebola vaccine goal of UH’s newest partner

Heat stable Ebola vaccine goal of UH’s newest partner

May 28, 2015  |  Comments
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Soligenix joins JABSOM ebola vaccine development project to develop a heat stable Ebola vaccine.

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Ebola vaccine focus of UH and Hawaiʻi Biotech partnership

Ebola vaccine focus of UH and Hawaiʻi Biotech partnership

May 20, 2015  |  Comments
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Hawaii Biotech to serve as commercial partner for UH Mānoa program

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Medical researcher wins prestigious tropical medicine award

Medical researcher wins prestigious tropical medicine award

November 7, 2014  |  Comments
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Anna Babakhanyan receives a award to study how HIV infection alters the acquisition and maintenance of immunity to malaria in pregnant Kenyan women.

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Medical school helps open biomedical research lab in Micronesia

Medical school helps open biomedical research lab in Micronesia

May 8, 2013  |  Comments
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UH Mānoa’s Pacific STEP-UP Program helps reduce health disparities by expanding research and training.

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