Recent News

February 12, 2021

Dr. McHardy and Dr. Frantz elected as Senior Members of the National Academy of Inventors.

July 20, 2020

UTSA to establish CIDD Preclinical Pharmacology Core for Accelerated Drug Discovery.

June 18, 2018

CIDD featured in San Antonio Report for the development of a more accurate test strip for detecting infection.

January 23, 2018

CIDD Featured in UTSA Today. For access to Dr. McHardy’ interview, click this link:

April 6, 2017

CIDD Featured in UTSA Sombrilla Magazine, Spring 2017 Issue. “To Catch A Predator” by Michelle Mondo can be accessed by Clicking Here .

August 22, 2016

CIDD has been awarded a $4,598,728 grant from the Cancer Prevention & Research Institute of Texas (CPRIT) to support its research in designing better, more effective cancer drugs through small molecule drug discovery. For more information about this grant, Click Here to visit the UTSA News article.

June 9-10, 2016

The Center for Innovative Drug Discovery hosted it’s Second Annual Drug Discovery Symposium “Target Discovery and Drug Development in Texas” at UTSA, featuring presentations by scientists from around the nation.

A copy of the program from this year’s symposium is available by Clicking Here

December 9, 2013

UTSA CIDD staff and students meet, greet and discuss research programs with the Voelcker Trustees and College of Science Dean, Dr. George Perry.