Scowcroft Institute White Paper Highlights Shortcomings in Global Pandemic Response

A report from the Scowcroft Institute of International Affairs at Texas A&M’s Bush School of Government and Public Service presents an overview of the systems and institutions in place for dealing with rapidly emerging pandemics at the national and international levels. The report highlights many of the shortcomings in our ability to respond to these […]

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Texas A&M University System (TAMUS) and Greffex, Inc. sign agreement to collaborate on advanced process and manufacturing development.

From Greffex, May 15, 2017 Greffex, Inc. and the Texas A&M University System (TAMUS) are excited to announce a collaboration on advanced process and manufacturing development. This agreement will advance the research and development of Greffex vaccines and assist the Health Science Center’s Center for Innovation in Advanced Development and Manufacturing (CIADM) at TAMUS to establish […]

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Madagascar Plague Epidemic Shows Importance of Vaccine Development

Deadly plague epidemic rages in Madagascar https://www.sciencemag.org/news/2017/10/deadly-plague-epidemic-rages-madagascar An epidemic of pneumonic plague has been raging in Madagascar since late August, killing over 300 as of early October. This deadly lung infection is caused by the same Yersinia pestis bacterium that causes bubonic plague, which wiped out around 60% of Europe’s population in the 14th century. In pneumonic […]

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