Tag: Drug Discovery

HSC wins award to expand drug development

HSC wins award to expand drug development

June 28, 2016
The University of New Mexico Health Sciences Center has joined a national network of scientists on the leading edge of drug discovery and development in the fight against cancer, centered at the Frederick National Laboratory for Cancer Research.
UNM researchers develop cholesterol-fighting vaccine

UNM researchers develop cholesterol-fighting vaccine

October 15, 2015
A team of researchers at the University of New Mexico Health Sciences Center and the National Institutes of Health (NIH) have developed a vaccine to treat high cholesterol. The vaccine could be a cost-effective alternative to current expensive cholesterol drugs and could lead to a widely applicable vaccine-based approach for controlling high cholesterol and cardiovascular disease.