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Texas Biomedical Research Institute is proud to host theĀ 6th Annual Texas Tuberculosis Research Symposium (TTRS) in 2023.

Texas Biomedical Research Institute is pioneering and sharing scientific research to protect you, your families, and our global community from the threat of infectious diseases. Texas Biomed is situated on more than 200 acres located on the northwest side of San Antonio, Texas. In the heart of Texas, the San Antonio metropolitan area is home to more 2 million people, where healthcare and bioscience is the leading industry followed closely by tourism and hospitality. San Antonio knows science, and the city knows how to welcome our guests, so join us at the 6th Annual Texas Tuberculosis Symsposium.

Texas Biomedical Research Institute Campus

Since its founding, Texas Biomed has gained worldwide recognition in scientific and academic communities for the quality of its basic research. On average, a new infectious disease has emerged every year for the past 30years. Texas Biomed is the only independent, nonprofit, infectious disease research institute in the US with an 80-year history of discovery-based science and an entrepreneurial culture that facilitates science worldwide.

Work in a BSL3 Lab

By the year 2050, infectious diseases are projected to become the leading cause of death. Texas Biomed is the ONLY private, non-profit infectious disease research facility to combine:

    • 7 biocontainment laboratories, including 2 CDC regulated labs with the capacity to studydiseases from A to Z
    • 1 of 7 ethically-operated National Primate Research Centers
    • Decades of experience in regulated science required for FDA-approval of drugs and vaccines.
    • An entrepreneurial culture that propels discoveries from the lab through FDA-approval faster, safer and with unrivaled excellence.
    • A history of success to include work on the first COVID-19 vaccine, the first Ebola treatment, the first Hepatitis-C therapy and thousands of developmental discoveries.
    • Texas Biomed is combining the power and innovation of discovery-based science with the speed and efficiency of a contract research division to pioneer a new approach to research that is accelerating the development of diagnostics, therapies and vaccines.