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Zika Vaccine: Another Example Of Waiting Until It's Too Late?
January 30, 2016


Life Sciences Sector Continues to Grow in Washington
The San Diego Union-Tribune
December 2, 2015

IDRI Collaborates with New Institute for HIV Cure Research
November 30, 2015

Slowing the Global Spread of Climate-Sensitive Infectious Diseases
November 19, 2015

Sanofi, Gates Foundation and IDRI Team Up to Improve Vaccine Development Process
October 21, 2015

Gates Foundation Funds New Vaccine Innovation Center in Seattle for Disease-Fighting Technology
October 15, 2015

Not Just Cancer: Seattle Biotechs, Researchers Explore Immunotherapy for Other Diseases
Puget Sound Business Journal
August 27, 2015

"Global Health" Must Mean Global Health
July 9, 2015

Getting Vaccines to People Who Need Them is the Most Important Issue in Global Health
July 2, 2015

Public Health: Behind a Vaccine
April 29, 2015

Private Sector Has Important Role in Defeating Tuberculosis
Skoll World Forum
March 23, 2015

IDRI's $4M Grant Will Help Developing Countries Extend the Reach of Vaccines
Puget Sound Business Journal
February 20, 2015

IDRI Receives $4M from BARDA to Create Adjuvant Manufacturing Hub
BioPharma Reporter
February 20, 2015

Medtech Meets Cleantech: Malaria Vaccine Candidate Produced from Algae
February 18, 2015


The Legacy and Lessons of Ebola
Pacific Standard
December 29, 2014

Top 20 Diseases Seattle Researchers Are Trying to Cure
Seattle PI
November 30, 2014

Research Institute Wins $11.9M NIH Contract to Make Thermostable TB Vaccine
BioPharma Reporter
November 21, 2014

Beyond Ebola: Infectious Disease Has Gone Global Health Experts Warn
October 17, 2014

Vaccines for Deadly Diseases Must Work on Both Animals and Humans
October 15, 2014

Keystone Symposia Launches 2014-2015 Meeting Series with Global Health Vaccines Conference in Seattle
September 30, 2014

How Ebola Can Teach Us to Prepare for the Next Great Pandemic
September 20, 2014

Infectious Disease Research Institute, PATH Researcher Honored with Pioneer Awards
Puget Sound Business Journal
August 27, 2014

Brazil: Ready for Future Growth in Health Care
July 9, 2014

Trial Set for World's First Leprosy Vaccine
The Guardian
June 6, 2014

Trial Set for World’s First Leprosy Vaccine
May 31, 2014

Institutions Lean on Creative Financing, Partnerships to Further Disease Researchh
Devex Impact
May 30, 2014

IDRI Gets $3.4M Grant Extension from Gates Foundation for TB Research
Puget Sound Business Journal
March 24, 2014

Global Health Threat: TB in King County
March 21, 2014

Is a Drug Resistant Tuberculosis Becoming a Global Concern?
Top Secret Writers
March 6, 2014

Leprosy in Brazil: uncovering a hidden disease
The Guardian
January 26, 2014

Using Cutting-Edge Science and Technology Against an Age-Old Disease
January 24, 2014


Global Health 2014 - Making Progress in a Fragile World
Big Think
December 23, 2013

Washington Devises Microneedles for Painless, Easy-to-Use TB Skin Test
ASPPH Friday Letter
November 22, 2013

Global Mission, Local Roots
Impatient Optimists
November 19, 2013

The Eradicator: Life as a Scientist Working to End Diseases That Plague the World's Poorest
Seattle Pacific University Response
October 16, 2013

Inoculating Washington from high health costs
Tacoma News Tribune
October 15, 2013

Nonprofit brings researchers, pharma together to treat neglected diseases
September 24, 2013

Experimental leishmaniasis vaccine could overcome challenge of multiple species
September 15, 2013

A vaccine for Kala-azar within reach?
The Hindu
September 12, 2013

Replacing Standard TB Test with Microneedle Patch
Medical Design Briefs
September 02, 2013

Was Blind, but Now She Sees
New York Times
July 17, 2013

Last of the lepers: can a forgotten disease ever be defeated?
The Verge
June 25, 2013

Leprosy: An Ancient Disease That Continues to Linger
Pacific Standard
June 5, 2013

China's Bird Flu Spreads, Drawing Examination of U.S. Readiness
April 24, 2013

Stopping Global Killers
Whitman Magazine
March 31, 2013

Fighting Tuberculosis Through Crowdfunding
RocketHub Blog
March 26, 2013

To Wipe Out Leprosy, We Have to Find It
March 12, 2013

Leprosy Interview with IDRI's Malcolm Duthie
Al Jazeera
February 21, 2013

Leprosy Test
CBC Radio
February 20, 2013

Can Leprosy Finally Be Eradicated?
February 20, 2013

Fast New Test Could Find Leprosy Before Damage Is Lasting
The New York Times
February 19, 2013

Leprosy 2013 - The Problem and the Solutions
January 25, 2013

Big Pharma drives R&D push to treat neglected diseases
January 16, 2013


Best of 2012: Seattle's Global Health Powerhouses
December 24, 2012

IDRI receives $10 million Gates Foundation grant for vaccine work
Puget Sound Business Journal
December 7, 2012

IDRI Leadership Plans for Big Changes
Business Journal
November 16, 2012

Dogs Are Doing Lifesaving Work Just By Being Dogs
KING 5 News
November 14, 2012

Why Are So Many People Still Suffering from Leprosy?
The Atlantic
October 31, 2012

We Have To Do Better on TB, In King County and High-Burden Countries
September 24, 2012

Interview with Infectious Disease Research Institute: Translating Science into Global Health Solutions
Lasting Change
September 22, 2012

Bird Flu Outbreak? The Vaccine is in the Mail!
August 23, 2012

IDRI Cleared to Begin Clinical Trials for Flu and TB
Seattle Times
August 22, 2012

Seattle Company Trying to Make Vaccinations More Pleasant
August 21, 2012

Seattle Research Institute Developing Pain-Free Vaccinations
August 20, 2012

Needle-Free Vaccines: How About a Patch Instead?
NBC News
August 20, 2012

IDRI, Medicago To Test Self-Injectable Pandemic Flu Vaccine
August 16, 2012

Conference features global health, IDRI takes part
Puget Sound Business Journal
July 11, 2012

Voices of Global Health - Stewart Parker, IDRI
Washington Global Health Alliance
July 2, 2012

Super Spiders - UW Students find spiders with potential to combat malaria
The Daily of the University of Washington
June 27, 2012

Developing a novel vaccine against tuberculosis: A conversation with Dr. Steven Reed
Global Health Technologies Coalition
May 29, 2012

Vaccine development critical to eliminating tuberculosis
May 18, 2012

IDRI, AERAS Team Up to Develop Tuberculosis Vaccine
May 9, 2012

Seattle scientists testing first black-fever vaccine
The Seattle Times
April 19, 2012

Ines Tucakovic puts humanitarian goals to work doing TB research
Humanoshpere KPLU 88.5
April 6, 2012

Researchers Develop Vaccine for the 'Parasitic Version of HIV': Deadly visceral leishmaniasis infects 500,000 a year, chiefly in India, Nepal, Bangladesh
Chicago Tribune
February 23, 2012

Seattle-area nonprofits still making an impact in Haiti two years after devastating quake
Puget Sound Business Journal
January 12, 2012

Medicago and IDRI Use DARPA Grant for Avian Flu Vaccine Development
Genetic Engineering & Biotechnology News
January 11, 2012


The Year in Seattle Biotech: Lots of Acquisitions, Few New Startups
December 22, 2011

Eli Lilly Contributes $4.2 Million to TB Fight
Puget Sound Business Journal
November 17, 2011

Eli Lilly Pumps $4 Million into IDRI to Continue Hunt for TB Drugs
November 17, 2011

IDRI Adds Dealmaker
August 3, 2011

Partying with a Purpose, Looking for an Impact
June 18, 2011

Parker Named CEO at IDRI
Puget Sound Business Journal
February 15, 2011

Stewart Parker Joins IDRI as New CEO, Bringing Biotech Sensibility to Global Health Effort
February 15, 2011


Partying-on with a purpose: Washington Global Health Alliance aims to double size of 2011 fundraising bash
Puget Sound Business Journal
December 24, 2010

Confronting Neglected Protozoan Diseases
November 16, 2010

Seattle Team Ready to Test TB Vaccine Booster in Humans
The Seattle Times
October 13, 2010

Design, Development and Evaluation of rK28-Based Point-of-Care Tests for Improving Rapid Diagnosis of Visceral Leishmaniasis
PLoS Neglected Tropical Diseases
September 14, 2010

At Harborview's leprosy clinic, doctors treat stigma along with the disease
The Seattle Times
August 1, 2010

Seattle scientist works to develop new leprosy vaccine
The Seattle Times
August 1, 2010

Dr. Steven G. Reed, Scientific Director of the Infectious Disease Research Institute
Research Media Ltd
May 9, 2010

TB Day 2010: Together We Can Stop TB
Open Science Foundation gamma
March 25, 2010


Beyond Anecdotes: Measuring Global Health Impact in Washington State
November 18, 2009

Seattle Area's Life Sciences on Frontlines of Flu Research
Puget Sound Business Journal
October 2, 2009

IDRI Licenses Vaccine Microneedles
August 31, 2009

Seattle's Pacific Health Summit, the "Davos" of Global Health, Zeroes in on Tuberculosis
June 16, 2009

IDRI Offers Flu Vaccine Boosters
June 11, 2009

Biologic Vaccines: A Panacea for Infectious Diseases?
Biotechnology Healthcare
April 2009

New leadership needed in tuberculosis fight
The Seattle Times
March 24, 2009

Steady stream of grants puts IDRI on solid growth track
Puget Sound Business Journal
March 13, 2009


3Tier Group Gets $10M, Socialmedian Sold for $7.5M, Gates Gives $7M to IDRI, & More Seattle-Area Deals News
December 23, 2008

Gates Foundation Gives $7M to IDRI
December 18, 2008

Gates Foundation gives $7M each to Africa aid, libraries
Puget Sound Business Journal
December 18, 2008

Out With the Old Shots, In With the New: Xconomy Forum To Explore Disruptive Changes in Vaccines
December 5, 2008

Immune Design Obtains Vaccine Booster From IDRI
November 20, 2008

Reaching for the Summit in TB
November 3, 2008

Seattle Needs to Stick to its Vision for Global Health, Recession or Not, Says Sen. Murray
October 24, 2008

Drug firms open vaults in search for TB treatment
The Seattle Times
October 7, 2008

Lilly Patches Up Relationships in Seattle Biotech, Pushes TB Drug Discovery
October 7, 2008

Drug Targets, Known in the HIV World, Get Scrutinized for TB Potential
Global Alliance for TB Drug Development Website
February 29, 2008

Global Health Initiatives Gain Traction
Signals: The Online Magazine of Biotechnology Industry Analysis
February 4, 2008


Closing In: The Long Road to a TB Vaccine
National Institute of Allergy and Infectious Diseases (NIAID)
November 2007

Alumnus speaks on ethics of medicine
Whitman College Pioneer
October 25, 2007

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