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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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FEATURED RESEARCHER:

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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Study Volunteers Needed for Low Milk Supply and Acupuncture Study

We are looking for women between the ages of 18-45 who have a healthy newborn (2 weeks to 6... MORE

Research Participants needed for a new study on Women with Low Muscle Strength

Research Participants needed for a new study “ T ocotrienols Supplementation for... MORE

Midland/Odessa Campus: KEEP WARM DRIVE presented by Staff Senate

TTUHSC STAFF SENATE PRESENTS: KEEP WARM DRIVE Benefiting Ector County Angels DEADLINE... MORE

Deck The Halls Door & Cubicle Decorating Contest

The Annual Texas Tech University Health Sciences Center Staff Senate Deck the Halls... MORE

Study Volunteers Needed for Low Milk Supply and Acupuncture Study

We are looking for women between the ages of 18-45 who have a healthy newborn (2 weeks to 6... MORE

 

Events

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Dec12

CRI Monthly Research Workshop-December 12, 2018

Discuss and develop student research ideas & “ Secondary Use of Data... MORE

Dec18

GIA Research Seminar

Komaraiah Palle, PhD. (Kumar) Associate Professor in the Department of Cell Biology and... 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