Tekmira, Collaborators Secure $2.4M Grant to Develop Ebola, Marburg Treatments | GenomeWeb

Tekmira Pharmaceuticals said this week that it and collaborators at the University of Texas Medical Branch have received a $2.4 million grant from the National Institutes of Health to develop RNAi therapeutics against Ebola and Marburg hemorrhagic fever viral infections.

According to the company, the grant will support the use of its lipid nanoparticle delivery technology to develop the therapeutics.

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