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    • Vaccination clinic for Virginia Tech students, faculty, and staff planned for Dec. 2 

      Owczarski, Mark (Virginia Tech. University Relations, 2009-11-30)
      A vaccination clinic for Virginia Tech students, faculty, and staff has been planned for Dec. 2 in McComas Gymnasium from 10 a.m. to 6 p.m.*
    • Vaught receives 2005 Virginia Tech President's Award for Excellence 

      Harris, Sally L. (Virginia Tech. University Relations, 2005-09-30)
      Bobby Vaught, a housekeeper at Lane Hall for 27 years, received a 2005 President's Award for Excellence.
    • VBI awarded $2.89 million from NIAID 

      Bland, Susan (Virginia Tech. University Relations, 2004-12-30)
      The National Institute of Allergy and Infectious Diseases (NIAID) has awarded Virginia Bioinformatics Institute (VBI) at Virginia Tech $2.89 million as part of an $8.74 million contract with Social & Scientific Systems ...
    • VBI Hosts First SBML "Hackathon" 

      Call, Neysa (Virginia Tech. University Relations, 2003-06-27)
      Virginia Bioinformatics Institute (VBI) at Virginia Tech will hold the first Systems Biology Markup Language (SBML) "Hackathon" on July 29 and 30. Organized by VBI's Biochemical Networks Modeling Group and sponsored by Sun ...
    • VBI implements customized BioGraphWeaver Enterprise Systems by GraphLogic 

      Bland, Susan (Virginia Tech. University Relations, 2005-03-04)
      The Virginia Bioinformatics Institute (VBI) at Virginia Tech has recently implemented BioGraphWeaver Turnkey Solutions for customized enterprise process and data management systems from GraphLogic. BioGraphWeaver Turnkey ...
    • VBI Installs World's Largest Academic Accelerated Bioinformatics System from TimeLogic 

      Carlier, Deborah (Virginia Tech. University Relations, 2003-05-14)
      Blacksburg, VA, and Crystal Bay, NV -- Researchers at Virginia Bioinformatics Institute (VBI) at Virginia Tech now do genome-to-genome comparisons at a much faster rate with the Institute's newly installed TimeLogic•À_•À_ ...
    • VBI launches genome sequencing services on the Roche GS-FLX 

      Whyte, Barry James (Virginia Tech. University Relations, 2007-07-11)
      The Virginia Bioinformatics Institute (VBI) at Virginia Tech has announced the official launch of its genome sequencing services for the Roche GS-FLXª. The launch coincides with the successful completion of pilot projects ...
    • VBI professor part of international team that has produced new type of rice 

      Whyte, Barry James (Virginia Tech. University Relations, 2007-09-12)
      An international team of scientists has produced a new type of rice that grows better and uses water more efficiently than other rice crops.
    • VBI researcher receives USDA functional genomics grant 

      Bland, Susan (Virginia Tech. University Relations, 2005-07-13)
      Brett Tyler, research professor at the Virginia Bioinformatics Institute (VBI) and Virginia Tech professor of plant pathology, physiology, and weed science, has been awarded a three-year, $980,000 grant from the U.S. ...
    • VBI Researchers Awarded $1 Million To Study Biochemical Network Modeling 

      Call, Neysa (Virginia Tech. University Relations, 2003-06-20)
      Virginia Bioinformatics Institute (VBI) researchers Reinhard Laubenbacher, Pedro Mendes and Vladimir Shulaev have been awarded $1 million from the National Institutes of Health. The funds will be used to develop mathematical ...
    • VBI's Pathogen Portal project receives additional $4.9 million in funding 

      Bland, Susan (Virginia Tech. University Relations, 2004-10-12)
      The Virginia Bioinformatics Institute (VBI) at Virginia Tech has received $4.9 million in additional funding from the U.S. Department of Defense (DoD) for its PathPort (Pathogen Portal) project. This additional DOD funding ...
    • VBI's Pedro Mendes accepts new post in United Kingdom 

      Bland, Susan (Virginia Tech. University Relations, 2007-02-02)
      Pedro Mendes, associate professor at the Virginia Bioinformatics Institute at Virginia Tech, will become chair of Computational Systems Biology at the School of Computer Science, University of Manchester, England, and will ...
    • VBI, collaborators receive largest funded NIH contract 

      Bland, Susan (Virginia Tech. University Relations, 2004-12-08)
      The Virginia Bioinformatics Institute (VBI) at Virginia Tech and its partners have been awarded a five-year, $10.3 million contract from the National Institute of Allergy and Infectious Diseases (NIAID), which is part of ...
    • VBI, others receive grant to support cyberinfrastructure education and outreach initiative 

      Whyte, Barry James (Virginia Tech. University Relations, 2005-10-26)
      The Virginia Bioinformatics Institute (VBI) at Virginia Tech, along with Bluefield State College in West Virginia and the Galileo Magnet High School in Danville, Va., have received a $250 000 grant to support a forward-looking ...
    • VDOT Head To Discuss State's Transportation Crisis Oct. 10 At Virginia Tech 

      Crumbley, Liz (Virginia Tech. University Relations, 2003-09-25)
      "Transportation crisis in Virginia: Will we be able to get there from here?" will be the topic of the Vecellio Distinguished Lecture to be delivered by the Commonwealth's Transportation Commissioner Philip A. Shucet at ...
    • Vecellio Professor Of Construction Engineering Announced 

      Gilbert, Karen (Virginia Tech. University Relations, 2003-04-03)
      Jesús M. de la Garza, a Virginia Tech professor of civil and environmental engineering, is the first recipient of the Vecellio Professorship of Construction Engineering and Management. He is nationally and internationally ...
    • Venture Outdoors Program offered on management options for timberland 

      Davis, Lynn (Virginia Tech. University Relations, 2010-03-19)
      Virginia Cooperative Extension and the Virginia Forest Landowner Education Program in Virginia Tech's College of Natural Resources are offering the Spring Venture Outdoors Program, a one-day short course to provide landowners ...
    • Vet Med students to present community dogwash 

      Douglas, Jeffrey S. (Virginia Tech. University Relations, 2007-04-13)
      Veterinary students in the Virginia-Maryland Regional College of Veterinary Medicine will present a community "Dogwash" on Saturday, April 21, from 8 a.m.-3 p.m. on the Virginia Tech campus.
    • Veterinary Business Management Association presents program to aid future growth and stability of veterinary profession 

      Douglas, Jeffrey S. (Virginia Tech. University Relations, 2008-05-01)
      Spiraling veterinary student debt and the lack of a sustainable and profitable business model for many private practices in the modern business environment threaten the future growth and stability of the veterinary profession.
    • Veterinary college alumna, Melinda Cep, earns prestigious science fellowship 

      Jackson, Christy (Virginia Tech. University Relations, 2009-06-15)
      Dr. Melinda Cep, of Cordova, Md., a member of the Virginia-Maryland Regional College of Veterinary Medicine at Virginia Tech's Class of 2009, has been named one of two 2009-2010 American Veterinary Medical Association ...