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Amber Vinson - Ebola SurvivorAustin biotech firm to help Ebola survivor find cure
Amber Vinson, one of the Dallas nurses who contacted Ebola while caring for Thomas Eric Duncan, donated blood to an Austin-based biotech firm, hoping to use her blood to produce a cost-effective drug to fight the disease. Read more…



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ACC Wet-lab$4.9M state grant funds ACC ‘wet lab’
Austin’s booming biotech industry will get a boost from a new state-funded lab at Austin Community College’s Highland Campus.  A $4.9 million award from the Texas Emerging Technology Fund will pay for a new highly-specialized biotechnology research lab known as a “wet lab.” Read more…