Institute for Translational Research

Organization profile

Organization profile

The Institute for Translational Sciences (ITS) aims to train a new generation of clinical and translational researchers, engage stakeholders and communities in research, address barriers to clinical and translational research, and advance translational research through team-based approaches. The ITS, established in 2007, is the academic home of UTMB’s Clinical Translational Sciences Award (CTSA), funded by the National Institutes of Health’s National Center for Advancing Translational Sciences (NCATS). CTSA institutions work together to speed the translation of research discoveries into improved health. 

David Urban, Director

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    Research Output

    3-Mercaptopyruvate sulfurtransferase supports endothelial cell angiogenesis and bioenergetics

    Abdollahi Govar, A., Törő, G., Szaniszlo, P., Pavlidou, A., Bibli, S. I., Thanki, K., Resto, V. A., Chao, C., Hellmich, M. R., Szabo, C., Papapetropoulos, A. & Módis, K., Feb 1 2020, In : British Journal of Pharmacology. 177, 4, p. 866-883 18 p.

    Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

  • 3 Scopus citations

    Altered Fecal Microbiome Years after Traumatic Brain Injury

    Urban, R. J., Pyles, R. B., Stewart, C. J., Ajami, N., Randolph, K. M., Durham, W. J., Danesi, C. P., Dillon, E. L., Summons, J. R., Singh, C. K., Morrison, M., Kreber, L. A., Masel, B., Miller, A. L., Wright, T. J. & Sheffield-Moore, M., Apr 15 2020, In : Journal of neurotrauma. 37, 8, p. 1037-1051 15 p.

    Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

    Open Access
  • A Treatable Syndrome in Patients with Traumatic Brain Injury

    Urban, R. J., Apr 15 2020, In : Journal of neurotrauma. 37, 8, p. 1124-1125 2 p.

    Research output: Contribution to journalLetter


    Scholar, Translational Research Scholar Program

    Makishima, Tomoko (Recipient), Aug 2010

    Prize: Other distinction