February 1, 2018
Utah State University has reported that two professors from the university will be working with NASA. USU professors Bruce Bugbee and Lance Seefeldt will become investigators on NASA's newly initiated 'CUBES' Space Technology Research Institute. Animal scientists at USU are collaborating with SAB Capra, a company owned by CAAS alumnus Eddie Sullivan, to develop genetically engineered goats that produce human antibodies. The company recently received a grant from the National Institutes of Health to advance the work, specifically to produce antibodies to fight pandemic influenza.
March 5, 2017
Utah State University has reported that two professors from the university will be working with NASA. USU professors Bruce Bugbee and Lance Seefeldt will become investigators on NASA's newly initiated 'CUBES' Space Technology Research Institute.
October 31, 2016
Even as temperatures drop, researchers in Utah are continuing to race toward a treatment for Zika virus, the mosquito-borne illness that has caused birth defects in thousands of children in Latin America and infected hundreds of pregnant women in the U.S.
October 2, 2016
There is convincing scientific proof the Earth is warming, and that issue has been a political football for some time. State Climatologist Robert Gillies recently sat down with Bob Evans to answer 3 Questions about the hot-topic of climate change.
August 19, 2016
Utah State Today
A team of researchers at Utah State University has characterized the consensus genome sequences of three historically important Zika virus strains, an important step towards developing antiviral therapeutic and preventive strategies against Zika and related viruses.
August 2, 2016
Researchers in a multi-institution study think they’ve found a way to help axons connect to neurons in the central nervous system, uprooting conventional thought that damaged brains cells can never be restored and opening the door for a cure to blindness and paralysis, according to a Utah State University professor.