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NEWS 4: Senator’s cancer diagnosis highlights local search for cure

June 25, 2017

Local doctors are spearheading the search for a breakthrough for the exact type of brain cancer Senator John McCain revealed he’s fighting. Watch the full story at NEWS 4


FOX 29: Senator’s cancer diagnosis highlights local search for cure

June 25, 2017

Local doctors are spearheading the search for a breakthrough for the exact type of brain cancer Senator John McCain revealed he’s fighting. Watch the full story at FOX 29


Texas Public Radio: San Antonio physician specializes in John McCain’s cancer

June 25, 2017

Senator John McCain (R-AZ) has been diagnosed with a brain tumor called glioblastoma. A renowned expert in this type of cancer treats patients and researches new therapies at UT Health San Antonio. Read the full story at Texas Public Radio


Inside Philanthropy: Off the Beaten Path, Big Research Money Flows from a Local Funder

June 25, 2017

The Max and Minnie Tomerlin Voelcker Fund looks at first glance to be your typical wealthy locals’ foundation—the family name, plus regular giving to health and social services in its home of San Antonio. Read the full story at Inside Philanthropy



Licensing agreements target spinal cord injury, cancer

June 23, 2017

UT Health San Antonio and UTHealth Houston announced agreements June 23 to grant exclusive global licenses for two unique biologic therapeutics to AlaMab Therapeutics Inc.



UT Health San Antonio initiative will train mental health providers in leading PTSD therapies

June 23, 2017

SAN ANTONIO (June 22, 2017) ― Post-traumatic stress disorder (PTSD) is a major condition affecting the quality of life of hundreds of thousands of post-9/11 combat veterans. To meet this unmet need for PTSD treatment, The University of Texas Health Sci …



Licensing agreements target spinal cord injury, cancer

June 23, 2017

UT Health San Antonio and UT Health Houston announced agreements June 23 to grant exclusive global licenses for two unique biologic therapeutics to AlaMab Therapeutics Inc.



Initiative to train providers in top PTSD therapies

June 23, 2017

Post-traumatic stress disorder (PTSD) is a major condition affecting the quality of life of hundreds of thousands of post-9/11 combat veterans. To meet this unmet need for PTSD treatment, UT Health San Antonio has launched an initiative to increase the …


Foundation increases grant for liver cancer research

June 22, 2017

The Clayton Foundation for Research is supporting UT Health San Antonio in the development of a biorepository and new strategies for treating hepatocellular carcinoma (HCC), which is the most common liver cancer in adults. The gift originally provided …


2018-2019 budget finalized

June 22, 2017

In the final days of the 85th Texas legislative session, a budget was submitted to Gov. Greg Abbott for his signature to fund higher education for the 2018-2019 biennium, a specified time frame of two years.


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