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Discovery to Improving Health

Research resides at the core of any great university. At TTUHSC, research thrives across schools and disciplines. Our faculty, staff and students continually win new research grants and awards to promote the prevention of disease and the treatment of illness. It’s research that can be directly applied to patient care in Texas and to the world beyond.

TTUHSC Research

The Office of Research provides leadership, direction and management of research administration, infrastructure and services for faculty, staff and students. We oversee the operations of the following areas:

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My laboratory is investigating the immunological mechanisms responsible for the tissue damage observed in the inflammatory bowel diseases (Crohn’s disease, ulcerative colitis) and in graft vs. host disease.  A major goal of our research is to translate our scientific discoveries into new therapeutic strategies to treat these immunological disease.

Matthew B. Grisham, Ph.D.

Professor and Chair Vernon and Elizabeth Haggerton Chair in Gastroenterology   Department of Immunology and Molecular Microbiology

 

Donate to Research at TTUHSC

Without research, advances in medicine will stop, but your donations can continue the advancement of groundbreaking research at TTUHSC. With each new discovery, our research will fuel innovation, prevent disease, and lead to better patient outcomes.

Research Office Mission

Our mission is to promote and support research by providing high quality service to investigators, foster new research initiatives, promote the prevention of disease and the treatment of illness, motivate and educate future leaders in health sciences and serve as an advocate for the value of research in an educational setting. 

 

Clinical Research Institute

Promoting Patient-Orientated Research is one of the driving factors of the TTUHSC Clinical Research Institute. The Institute was established in October 2010 with the assigned mission to facilitate the conduct of clinical research by TTUHSC faculty. MORE

News

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Dr. Sanjay K. Srivastava gives Keynote Speech at International Conference

Sanjay K. Srivastva,Ph.D.,Professor and Chair, Immunotherapeutics and BiotechnologyAssociate Dean of MORE

POW/MIA Day 9/21

Join us Friday, 9/21, 11:30am, at the Syngerstic Center, 2C407A. A Prisoner of War/Missing in A MORE

Ch Foundation grant to be awarded for project by Dr. Madhusudhanan Narasimhan

The CH Foundation has approved the 2018 request for support to Dr. Madhusudhanan Narasimahan fo MORE

Simulation Program Open House

The Simulation Program will be hosting Open House at the following dates, times, and locations:  MORE

SOP Professor edits book and gives international invited talk

Hiranmoy Das, Ph.D., School of Pharmacy Professor, has edited the book "Bone Regeneration: Conc MORE

 

Events

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Sep18

Eat Mor Chikin & Support the TTUHSC Interprofessional Toy Fair & Expo

Got the munchies and looking for a place to eat with friends?  Join the Office of Interprofessi MORE

Sep24

GIA Research Seminar

GIA Research Seminar September 24, 2018 Qian Cai, Ph.D"Axonal Transport and Autophagy-Lyso MORE

Sep25

Do Good with Burritos & Support the TTUHSC Interprofessional Toy Fair & Expo

Got the munchies and looking for a place to eat with friends?  Join the Office of Interprofessi MORE

Oct24

Regional Healthy Aging and Dementia Research Symposium

To educate healthcare professionals, researchers, faculty, staff, and students about recent trends i MORE

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Research Opening Gates for Better Targeting Drugs

Researchers at the Texas Tech University Health Sciences Center (TTUHSC) Department of Cell Physiology and Molecular Biophysics and the Center for Membrane Protein have determined the kinetic cycle of a potassium channel at atomic resolution. MORE