Wednesday Apr 16
Scientists unlock secrets of protein produced by disease-causing fungus
A team that includes scientists from the School of Medicine at The University of Texas Health Science Center at San Antonio, Johns Hopkins University and St. Mary's University reported the structure of a protein that helps a common fungus to infect the body.
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Wednesday Apr 16
Researchers at Health Science Center, St. Mary's collaborate on new study
A team of scientists from the School of Medicine at The University of Texas Health Science Center at San Antonio, Johns Hopkins University and St. Mary's University have conducted a new study and unlocked the secrets of a protein produced by disease-causing fungus.
Mon Apr 14, 2014
Molecular biomarkers to help reduce burden on cancer patients
According to a UT adjunct assistant professor, being proactive in the search for molecular biomarkers could help aid patients in their fight against cancer.
Fri Apr 11, 2014
Hepatitis C treatment cures over 90 percent of patients with cirrhosis
Twelve weeks of an investigational oral therapy cured hepatitis C infection in more than 90 percent of patients with liver cirrhosis and was well tolerated by these patients, according to an international study that included researchers from UT Medicine San Antonio and the Texas Liver Institute.
Wed Apr 09, 2014
San Antonio Breast Cancer Symposium has big economic impact on center city
Organizations and talent have worked together to grow health care and the biosciences into a $29 billion industry in San Antonio.
Librarians and occupational therapy faculty: a collaboration for teaching evidence-based practice.
Students in allied health educational programs learn evidence-based practice skills, yet often do not consistently utilize these skills as practitioners.
Thu Apr 03, 2014
Report: Chancellor Cigarroa asked President Powers to resign in summer 2013
UT System Chancellor Francisco Cigarroa asked President William Powers Jr. to step down from his position last summer, according to notes taken during an executive session of the UT System Board of Regents originally obtained by The Austin American-Statesman.
Wed Apr 02, 2014
Nucleic Acids Research
Three-tiered role of the pioneer factor GATA2 in promoting...
Insufficient evidence of the mechanisms by which GATA2 contributes to this process precludes complete understanding of a key determinant of tissue-specific AR activity.
Tue Apr 01, 2014
UTSA Ph.D. students bring stem cell advancements to veterinarians
Two University of Texas at San Antonio biomedical engineering doctoral students, Ramon Coronado and Tony Yuan, have launched Mobile Stem Care LLC, a company that will help veterinarians treat their patients with the latest advancements in stem cell therapies.
Mon Mar 24, 2014
Dr. Charles "Pat" Davis, MD, PhD, is a board certified Emergency Medicine doctor who currently practices as a consultant and staff member for hospitals.
Health Science Center researcher earns White House honor
The White House will honor 10 leaders on Tuesday who have made significant contributions in business, public and community service.
Sun Mar 23, 2014
University of Texas System Chancellor Francisco Cigarroa at a Board of Regents meeting in Austin.
Barbara Cigarroa was not surprised when her eldest son, Francisco, announced in February that he would step down as chancellor of the University of Texas System after five years on the job.
Fri Mar 21, 2014
Garcia Installed as Chair of ADEA Board
The American Dental Education Association installed Lily T. Garcia as chair of its board of directors on March 18 during the 2014 ADEA Annual Session & Exhibition in San Antonio, the association announced.
Thu Mar 20, 2014
Dr. Huw F. Thomas Installed as Chair-elect of the ADEA Board of Directors
"As dental educators, we have a unique opportunity to help shape the future of our profession; we should be passionate and bold and embrace that opportunity," says Dr. Thomas.