Our Research Mission

  • UTMB's world-class infectious disease research programs are breaking new ground in understanding the nature of infectious diseases, and are working to translate new research concepts into products aimed at controlling emerging infectious diseases and mitigating their effects on society.

  • At UTMB, we’ve been in the business of organ transplantation for more than 40 years. By applying research discoveries, Texas Transplant Center surgeons offer new hope and increase their patients’ long-term survival prospects.

  • The Stark Diabetes Center’s multifaceted research program involves studies of diabetes metabolism, complications, diagnostics, cellular function and drug discovery through basic and translational research projects.