FYI Posts

September 7th, 2020

Gassensmith Lab and De Nisco Lab Partner with LARC to Create Bacterial Vaccine

Test Tubes

Written by Dr. Jeremiah Gassensmith. The Gassensmith Lab has been focusing on vaccine development for the last 4 years to improve immune memory and stabilize vaccination formulation at ambient temperatures. These two problems have been an ongoing issue for the global vaccination of many diseases. Our group has developed a metal-based polymer that self-assembles around …read more

August 27th, 2020

Institutional Review Board: Cayuse Training

Cayuse IRB: An Electronic Submission Portal

Onboard with the #UTDResearch Institutional Review Board as they introduce the new online submission portal. Cayuse IRB is an online submission portal that will manage IRB protocols from initial submission to closeout. Please watch as the IRB Team walks UT Dallas Principal Investigators, Faculty Sponsors, Students, and Study Personnel through the Cayuse platform.

August 1st, 2019

Open Science Framework

The Office of Research is proud to announce the broad availability of The Open Science Framework is a platform to publicly share, host, and maintain your research artifacts. This includes but is not limited to lab documentation, research preregistration, publications, data sets, workflows, and data management plans. OSF also enables you and your team …read more

July 30th, 2019

Intellectual Property


The development, ownership, management, use, and marketing of intellectual property developed at the University are governed by The Intellectual Property Policy of The University of Texas System. The policy may be found at the following site: UT System Intellectual Property UTD Intellectual Property Policy ( PM-36.doc) Intellectual property is any invention, creation, discovery, scientific or …read more

July 30th, 2019

Cost of Research

Dr. Pancrazio and a student

The University expects external sponsors to pay the actual costs of conducting the sponsored project. These costs include both the direct and the indirect (also know as facilities and administrative) cost obligations incurred by the University in the conduct of a project. The direct costs, that is, those costs that are clearly identified with and …read more

June 10th, 2019

Register for the UTD Microscopy Workshop

Scientific Equipment

The Office of Research is excited to announce that registration for UTD Microscopy Workshop Summer 2019 is now open. The workshop will cover the basics of microscopy and image processing. We will spend some time exploring various tissue clearing, 3D data processing and large volume data set handling as the theme of the microscopy workshop …read more

January 14th, 2019

Patents: An Introduction and Exploration

Filing cabinet with label that says "Infringement"

Introduction Patent law has always been fascinating to me. As I have advanced in my educational career at UT Dallas, from a biology undergraduate to my current status as a biotechnology graduate student, my interest in intellectual property has only grown. The Office of Technology Commercialization (OTC), the primary department responsible for regulating the university‚Äôs …read more

May 1st, 2018

New Profile Tool

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The Office of Research is pleased to announce Profiles, a new faculty profiling tool. Profiles provides new options for updating and maintaining university-wide content. Data feeds are now available for school and university websites. Providing external visibility and access to leading research experts, this platform promotes knowledge sharing and networking among leading academic experts, industry, and …read more

April 26th, 2018

Q&A: Meet IP Leading Lady Dr. Shalini Prasad

Dr. Shalini Prasad

World Intellectual Property Day (April 26th) celebrates the importance of contributions in technology and culture while promoting the significance of intellectual property (IP) rights. These rights help foster future innovation, stimulate the economy, and enrich our quality of life. This year, the World Intellectual Property Organization (WIPO) applauds women leaders and inventors whose global contributions …read more