Disease Study Areas

As one of the world’s leading independent biomedical research institutions, Texas Biomedical Research Institute is dedicated to the advancement of human health through basic research into the nature, causes, prevention and eradication of disease.

  • Aging and Development
  • Diabetes, Heart Disease & Metabolic Disorders
  • Drug-resistant Superbugs
  • Emerging Infectious Diseases (Zika)
  • Hospital Acquired Infections (MRSA/Sepsis)
  • Leading Infectious Diseases (HIV/Malaria/TB)
  • Neurological Disorders

Program Areas

Extraordinary Resources

Events

6th Annual Texas Tuberculosis Research Symposium (TTRS)

Texas Biomedical Research Institute is proud to host the 6th Annual Texas Tuberculosis Research Symposium (TTRS) in 2023, which will be held on the 200-acre Texas Biomedical Research Institute campus in San Antonio, TX. The 6th Annual TTRS will welcome scientists from across the state of Texas to discuss a global pandemic not often discussed, tuberculosis, which still kills close to 5,000 people a day worldwide.

Texas Tuberculosis Research Symposium Website