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Pair of proteins said to be predictive of poor outcome in prostate cancer

August 10, 2004

Researchers at The University of Texas Health Science Center at San Antonio have identified two proteins that, when measured in tumors post-operatively, appear to represent a stronger marker for prostate cancer progression than the multiple risk factors used to predict death from coronary heart disease.


Dental diagnostic science opens new lab for oral cancer research

August 3, 2004

The dental diagnostic science division of The University of Texas Health Science Center at San Antonio hosted an open house July 20 in honor of the new departmental research laboratory dedicated to oral cancer research.


Masters chairs U.S. panel that urges prudence with biotech crops

August 3, 2004

A San Antonio scientist chaired the study, released July 27, that recommends further scrutiny of genetically modified crops before additional products are permitted to hit store shelves.


San Antonio Life Sciences Institute funds 1st projects

July 30, 2004

The San Antonio Life Sciences Institute (SALSI), a joint program of The University of Texas Health Science Center at San Antonio and The University of Texas at San Antonio, today announced $915,000 for eight research and educational projects conducted jointly by investigators from the two institutions.


Scientists team with Hamamatsu to educate about optical imaging

July 27, 2004

About 30 scientists from Israel, Japan, Germany, England, Puerto Rico and Mexico visited The University of Texas Health Science Center at San Antonio this summer for an optical microscopy course.


Martinez Rogers named as National Hispanic Nurse of Year

July 27, 2004

Norma Martinez Rogers, Ph.D., R.N., associate professor of family nursing care at The University of Texas Health Science Center at San Antonio, has been named National Hispanic Nurse of the Year by the National Association of Hispanic Nurses.


Health Science Center welcomes noted husband-wife surgeons

July 27, 2004

Minimally invasive neurosurgical craniofacial procedures are now available to children across South and Central Texas and nationwide, thanks to the arrival of David F. Jimenez, M.D., and his wife, Constance M. Barone, M.D., at The University of Texas Health Science Center at San Antonio.


Pichot appointed to buprenorphine advisory panel

July 20, 2004

John T. Pichot, M.D., director of addiction research for the South Texas Veterans Health Care System and associate professor of psychiatry at The University of Texas Health Science Center at San Antonio, has been appointed to the National Advisory Panel for Buprenorphine Training.


Children’s Cancer Research Institute hosts pediatric oncologists

July 20, 2004

The Children’s Cancer Research Institute (CCRI) at The University of Texas Health Science Center at San Antonio hosted the inaugural San Antonio Pediatric Cancer Colloquium on July 16 and 17.


Residents’ scholarly activities shine at 11th ACP Associates Program

July 13, 2004

A record 30 residents from The University of Texas Health Science Center at San Antonio’s School of Medicine presented posters recently at the 11th Annual South Texas American College of Physicians (ACP) Associates Program held in San Antonio.


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