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Business Journal names 2017 Health Care Heroes

April 21, 2017

Three members of the UT Health San Antonio family were among 20 winners of the San Antonio Business Journal’s 2017 Health Care Heroes awards.

Diabetes research breakthrough at UT Health San Antonio

Diabetes breakthrough increases insulin producing cells

April 20, 2017

A potential cure for Type 1 diabetes looms on the horizon in San Antonio, and the novel approach would also allow Type 2 diabetics to stop insulin shots.

KSAT 12: Med students use Xbox controllers, 3D glasses in classroom

April 12, 2017

At first glance, a science lab at could be mistaken for a gaming room. View the story

The Texas Tribune: The Q&A: Tyler Curiel

April 12, 2017

Dr. Tyler Curiel is a professor in the Department of Medicine and Department of Microbiology, Immunology and Molecular Genetics at the Joe R. & Teresa Lozano Long School of Medicine at the University of Texas Health Science Center at San Antonio. Read the full story at The Texas Tribune

Liver cancer in Latinos linked to contaminated food

April 5, 2017

A new UT Health San Antonio study found that Latinos with liver cancer had much higher levels of aflatoxins than those without liver cancer.

On Doctors’ Day, students learn path to medicine

March 31, 2017

Two dozen UT Health San Antonio physicians fanned out across the city March 30 to speak to young people about the road to medicine,