February 28, 2008
The Cancer Therapy & Research Center (CTRC) at The UT Health Science Center at San Antonio is pleased to announce Ian Thompson, M.D., director of the CTRC genitourinary clinic and professor and chairman of the Department of Urology at The UT Health Science Center School of Medicine, has been selected to serve as a co-chair for the National Cancer Institute (NCI) Genitourinary Steering Committee.
February 26, 2008
Texas and California scientists who disrupted one type of the gene ubiquitin (Ubb) in mice observed neuronal death in the hypothalamus, impaired control of energy balance and adult-onset obesity in the rodents.
February 25, 2008
The presidential primaries and the upcoming November election are more than good entertainment or heated politics.
New UT Health Science Center medicine chairman plans to build key areas, including oncology, cardiology
February 20, 2008
L. David Hillis, M.D., the recently appointed chairman of the Department of Medicine at The University of Texas Health Science Center at San Antonio, assumed his duties in January.
February 20, 2008
“Dress Smart for a Healthy Heart,” a fashion show that features women treated for various forms of heart disease.
February 8, 2008
With an estimated 1 in 6 American men being diagnosed with prostate cancer at some point in their lives and only 1 in 35 estimated to die of the disease*, some researchers are questioning how many of those men are receiving treatment and impairing their quality of life unnecessarily.
January 31, 2008
700 Edgewood ISD students to receive free dental sealants.
January 30, 2008
Cigarroa praises benefactors’ ‘generous and lasting statement’ .
January 28, 2008
Cigarroa to discuss state of the Health Science Center
January 24, 2008
World-renowned diabetes researcher Ralph A. DeFronzo, M.D., is the 2008 Presidential Distinguished Scholar at The University of Texas Health Science Center at San Antonio.