Long School of Medicine

Dr. Sung receives UT System Faculty STARs award

September 24, 2019
 

He is one of the world’s leading researchers in BRCA1 and BRCA2, which are tumor suppressor genes.



Driving to end childhood cancer

September 23, 2019
 

Hyundai Hope on Wheels® presented two grants totaling $500,000 to UT Health San Antonio for pediatric cancer research.
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Women in Medicine Month, Part III

September 18, 2019
 

September is Women in Medicine Month. Read about the achievements and talents of some of UT Health San Antonio’s women faculty in the third in a series of newsletters. Read the newsletter


UT Health San Antonio researcher wins coveted National Cancer Institute award

September 17, 2019
 

Dr. Sung is the first faculty member in UT Health San Antonio history to capture this prestigious NCI award, which is bestowed only upon researchers with august track records.


Women in Medicine Month, Part II

September 11, 2019
 

September is Women in Medicine Month. Read about the achievements and talents of some of UT Health San Antonio’s women faculty in the second in a series of newsletters. View the newsletter



Novel therapy developed for inherited breast cancer

September 10, 2019
 

UT Health San Antonio researchers have discovered a novel way to kill cancers that are caused by an inherited mutation in BRCA1, the type of cancer for which actress Angelina Jolie had preventive double mastectomy and reconstructive surgery in 2013. “This represents a new treatment for inherited breast and ovarian cancer, which are higher in […]