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Feb 25, 2020, 11:36 ET IBBR Researchers Awarded $850K from NSF to Study How Plants Defend Against Fungal Invasion

Researchers at the Institute for Bioscience and Biotechnology Research (IBBR) recently received $850K from the National Science Foundation (NSF) to...


Feb 11, 2020, 09:01 ET IBBR Request for Proposals (RFP): GMP Biomanufacturing Facility Available - Rockville, Maryland, USA

The Institute for Bioscience and Biotechnology Research (IBBR) is accepting proposals to lease a bio-manufacturing facility configured to produce...


Feb 04, 2020, 09:17 ET Fighting Acne: A New Approach Sourced From Viruses

Over 80% of adolescents and an increasing number of adults are affected by acne vulgaris—commonly known as "acne"—a skin condition caused by the...


Nov 19, 2019, 12:12 ET IBBR researchers receive $1.1M from FDA and NIIMBL to support biomanufacturing innovation

Researchers at the Institute for Bioscience and Biotechnology Research (IBBR) recently received two awards totaling $1.1M from the Food and Drug...


Aug 19, 2019, 09:28 ET IBBR Request for Proposals (RFP): GMP Biomanufacturing Facility Available - Rockville, Maryland, USA

The Institute for Bioscience and Biotechnology Research (IBBR) is interested in proposals to lease a biomanufacturing facility configured to produce...


Aug 14, 2019, 10:00 ET IBBR Collaborates with Integrated BioTherapeutics to Advance a Novel Approach to Treating Infectious Disease

Institute for Bioscience and Biotechnology Research (IBBR) Fellow Dr. Daniel Nelson (Associate Professor, Department of Veterinary Medicine,...


Jul 16, 2019, 09:00 ET IBBR Researchers Awarded $1M from DTRA to Develop Portable Medical Sensors

Researchers at the Institute for Bioscience and Biotechnology Research (IBBR) recently received $1M from the Defense Threat Reduction Agency (DTRA,...


Apr 25, 2019, 10:24 ET IBBR investigator to lead $3.5M NIH-funded project to study immune response to HIV-1

Researchers at the Institute for Bioscience and Biotechnology Research (IBBR) recently received $3.5M from the National Institutes of Health (NIH) to ...


Jan 31, 2019, 10:23 ET IBBR awarded NIH grant to investigate T cell biology toward development of biotherapeutics

A team of investigators from the Institute for Bioscience and Biotechnology Research (IBBR) and the University of Pittsburgh recently received a...


Nov 19, 2018, 10:07 ET IBBR investigator to lead $3.9M NIH-funded project to develop next generation HIV-1 immunotherapy agents

IBBR researchers recently received $3.9 million from the National Institutes of Health (NIH) to develop a multi-specific, single agent antibody...


Oct 03, 2018, 10:17 ET IBBR Receives $1.2M NIH Award to Develop 3D Modeling Tool That Could Lead to New Immunotherapies

The Institute for Bioscience and Biotechnology Research (IBBR) has been awarded a $1.2M National Institute of Health (NIH) grant to generate a robust ...


Aug 30, 2018, 12:40 ET IBBR Announces UPenn and Texas A&M Biomedical Polyphosphazene Collaborations

The Institute for Bioscience and Biotechnology Research (IBBR) has entered into two separate collaborations involving its polyphosphazene (PPZ)...


Jan 29, 2018, 01:20 ET IBBR awarded DOE grant to investigate how to protect an emerging biofuel crop from disease

The Institute for Bioscience and Biotechnology Research (IBBR) has been awarded a $1.1M U.S. Department of Energy (DOE) grant to elucidate the...


Jan 25, 2018, 10:11 ET IBBR High School Intern Sarah Gao Named Regeneron Science Talent Search Finalist

Sarah Gao, a senior at Montgomery Blair High School in Silver Spring, MD, and a research intern at the University of Maryland Institute for...


Dec 13, 2017, 10:57 ET IBBR awarded NIH grant to investigate body's T-cell mechanism of attack

A new research initiative by the University of Maryland's Institute for Bioscience and Biotechnology Research (IBBR) and the University of Pittsburgh ...


Oct 31, 2017, 09:17 ET IBBR and Frederick National Lab Establish a Human Papillomavirus (HPV) Vaccine Development Collaboration

University of Maryland's Institute for Bioscience and Biotechnology Research (IBBR) will work under a formal collaboration with the Frederick...


Sep 05, 2017, 13:31 ET IBBR Receives Grant to Explore Next Generation Multi-Specific Antibody Therapeutic: Next Step towards a Cure for HIV?

The Institute for Bioscience and Biotechnology Research (IBBR) has been awarded a $115,000 grant to further develop and commercialize a...


Aug 16, 2017, 16:27 ET Exploring Biomedical Applications of Multifunctional Polyphosphazenes

Alexander K. Andrianov, Ph.D., Research Professor at the University of Maryland's Institute for Bioscience and Biotechnology Research (IBBR), whose...


Jun 12, 2017, 10:25 ET IBBR Awarded $6 Million NIH Grant for Structure-Based Design of a Hepatitis C Vaccine

University of Maryland's Institute for Bioscience and Biotechnology Research (IBBR) has been awarded a $6.0 million grant entitled, "Structure-Based...


Jun 05, 2017, 14:00 ET IBBR faculty win two Maryland Innovation Initiative (MII) grants

The Institute for Bioscience and Biotechnology Research (IBBR) has been awarded two $115,000 grants to commercialize technologies based on improving...


Feb 21, 2017, 11:52 ET IBBR Receives Award to Develop Drought-Tolerant Plants

The Institute for Bioscience and Biotechnology Research has been awarded a $100,000 grant to test the broader applicability of a technology platform...


Jul 20, 2016, 03:08 ET IBBR Participates in Summer 2016 National Student Leadership Conference

The Institute for Bioscience and Biotechnology Research is participating in the Summer 2016 National Student Leadership Conference held at American...


Mar 07, 2016, 09:55 ET IBBR Request for Proposals (RFP) - GMP Bio-manufacturing Facility Available

The Institute for Bioscience and Biotechnology Research (IBBR) is interested in proposals to lease a bio-manufacturing facility configured to produce ...


Mar 03, 2016, 11:00 ET Record Turnout at IBBR's First Bio-Networking Event

The Institute for Bioscience and Biotechnology Research (IBBR), a translational research institute dedicated to advancing innovative scientific...