UGA faculty awarded $3.2 million NIH grant to develop vaccine platform

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UGA faculty awarded $3.2 million NIH grant to develop vaccine platform

UGA Foundation Distinguished Professor M. Stephen Trent, along with associate professor Jeff Hogan and postdoctoral fellow Shawn Zimmerman, have developed the Surface Antigen/Adjuvant Vaccine Engineering, or SAAVE, platform that engineers the surface of bacterium to be a vaccine.

The team of researchers has been awarded a five-year, $3.2 million grant by the National Institutes of Health to develop this vaccine platform that will optimize vaccine development and administration.

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