Long School of Medicine

MedCity News: StartUPDATES: New developments from healthcare startups

May 7, 2021
 

Astrocyte Pharmaceuticals Inc., a drug discovery and development company advancing novel neuroprotective therapeutics for treating neurodegenerative brain injuries, is mentioned in this MedCity News story. Dr. James Lechleiter, Cell Systems and Anatomy, is the inventor and patent holder on technology licensed to Astrocyte Pharmaceuticals Inc. Read the story.


Monica Verduzco-Gutierrez, MD

Monica Verduzco-Gutierrez, MD, answers questions about stroke rehabilitation

May 7, 2021
 

May is National Stroke Awareness Month — the perfect time to remind us of the ways to detect a stroke.



Fox 29: 22% of new COVID cases in U.S. found in children, doctors explain why

May 7, 2021
 

Dr. J.B. Cantey, Pediatrics, spoke to Fox San Antonio viewers about why new COVID-19 cases are being found in children Watch the story. 


SFGate.com: Life after stroke: Questions and answers about stroke rehabilitation

May 3, 2021
 

Dr. Monica Verduzco-Gutierrez, Rehabilitation Medicine, discusses stroke response and rehabilitation in this story. Read the story.


Yahoo! Finance: Life after stroke: Questions and answers about stroke rehabilitation

May 3, 2021
 

May is National Stroke Awareness Month — Dr. Monica Verduzco-Gutierrez, Rehabilitation Medicine, discusses stroke response and rehabilitation in this Yahoo! Finance story. Read the story.


San Antonio Express-News: Could removing abdominal fat reverse Type 2 diabetes? San Antonio researchers are testing a new surgery to find out.

April 30, 2021
 

Dr. Richard Peterson, Surgery/Metabolic and Bariatric Surgery, and Dr. Ralph DeFronzo, Medicine/Diabetes, are quoted in this San Antonio Express-News story about a minimally invasive procedure, developed by researchers and physicians at UT Health San Antonio, University Health and Texas Biomedical Research Institute, that is showing promising results to improve patients’ health and minimize or reverse […]