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Three projects awarded funding from Michigan Drug Discovery

Three innovative drug discovery projects targeting cancer, fungal infection and vision loss are moving forward at the University of Michigan with early-stage funding from Michigan Drug Discovery. “We are excited to help advance these important projects in diverse...

Milken Institute: COVID-19 Treatment and Vaccine Tracker

This information is sourced from: https://milkeninstitute.org/covid-19-tracker. The Milken Institute is currently tracking the development of treatments and vaccines for COVID-19 (coronavirus). This document contains an aggregation of publicly-available information...

Can old drugs take down a new coronavirus?

Lisa M. JarvisMARCH 12, 2020 When any new virus emerges, drug and vaccine developers spring into action, searching for products to stop it in its tracks. Drug discovery campaigns launch, vaccine development efforts ramp up, and everyone mobilizes to get it all into...

Faster drug discovery to hit ‘undruggable’ targets

by the University of MichiganPublished on phys.org Medicines made from coiled protein fragments could provide a new handle on hard-to-treat diseases like cancer, but they are difficult to design. But a new technique, developed at the University of Michigan, could...

Peter Toogood to direct Michigan Drug Discovery

Emily KageyLSI Communications Michigan Drug Discovery, the university-spanning collaboration to support and accelerate drug discovery projects, is getting a new director — and he has big plans for how the initiative can continue to impact the university and the...