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Southern Research Probe of Zika Virus Looks Into ‘Rebound Virus’


Southern Research scientists are investigating how the Zika virus is able to find a safe harbor in an infected host’s tissue and stage a rebound weeks after the virus was seemingly cleared by the immune system.
21-Jun-2017 10:05 AM EDT Add to Favorites

Prosperity Fund Targets Revitalization, Job Growth in Alabama Coal Counties

With backing from the Appalachian Regional Commission (ARC), Southern Research is launching The Prosperity Fund, a $2.4 million initiative to accelerate entrepreneurial activity and spark job creation in four Alabama counties rocked by the coal...
14-Jun-2017 3:05 PM EDT Add to Favorites

Southern Research to Showcase Early-Stage Drug Pipeline at BIO 2017


A Southern Research team led by President and CEO Art Tipton will travel to next week’s BIO International conference for focused meetings that center on a promising pipeline of early-stage drug candidates for diseases such as Alzheimer’s,...
14-Jun-2017 12:05 PM EDT Add to Favorites

Researching Radiosensitizers, a New Class of Drugs That Would Make Tumors More Vulnerable to Radiation Therapy


Two out of three cancer patients are treated with radiation, but the therapy often fails to wipe out the tumor or slow its growth. Southern Research is working to develop a new class of drugs that will help the radiation deliver a more powerful...
8-Jun-2017 12:20 PM EDT Add to Favorites

Southern Research Taps Lillie Ryans as Director of Contracts


Southern Research announced today that Lillie Ryans has joined the Birmingham-based organization as director of contracts.
31-May-2017 11:05 AM EDT Add to Favorites

Southern Research Initiates Intensive TrainSafe Biosafety Training Program


Southern Research is launching a new biosafety training center as the centerpiece of an advanced program called TrainSafe to teach health care workers and laboratory staff how to protect themselves against pathogens responsible for serious...
4-May-2017 11:45 AM EDT Add to Favorites

Kaul Foundation $100,000 Gift Boosts Economic Development Mission

The Hugh Kaul Foundation is supporting Southern Research’s wide-ranging economic development efforts with a $100,000 gift.
15-Mar-2017 9:00 AM EDT Add to Favorites

Southern Research Project Advances Novel CO2 Utilization Strategy

The U.S. Department of Energy’s Office of Fossil Energy has awarded Southern Research nearly $800,000 for a project that targets a more cost-efficient and environmentally friendly method of producing some of the most important chemicals used in...
1-Mar-2017 9:00 AM EST Add to Favorites

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