December 3, 2009
Among 41 strains of mice that ate less chow, more than half showed no response — and some strains died sooner.
News conference to announce San Antonio cancer research grant and to preview the 2010 NCAA® Women’s Final Four®
December 1, 2009
“100 Days Out” news conference that will include a substantial cancer research grant announcement by the Kay Yow/Women’s Basketball Coaches Association Cancer Fund and the V Foundation to support breast cancer research at the Cancer Therapy & Research Center at the UT Health Science Center.
November 25, 2009
The Cancer Therapy & Research Center (CTRC) at The University of Texas Health Science Center at San Antonio is honoring Vulcan Materials Co. for 16 years of employee-organized events that raise funds for cancer research and care.
November 18, 2009
San Antonio infants and tots are going home from their well-child checkups with a lot more than a lollipop, thanks to free books made possible by the sale of holiday cards in the UT Health Science Center at San Antonio’s Department of Pediatrics.
November 17, 2009
Fellowship in the AAN is one of the highest honors in the nursing profession.
November 16, 2009
For the second time this fall, the School of Nursing at The University of Texas Health Science Center at San Antonio has been awarded hundreds of thousands of dollars in state funds to bring more nursing students into the workforce.
NBA great Kareem Abdul-Jabbar shines spotlight on rare form of leukemia and drug developed by CTRC faculty
November 13, 2009
The NBA’s all-time leader scorer, Kareem Abdul-Jabbar, revealed this week that since December 2008, he’s been taking an oral medication to treat a rare cancer of the blood known as chronic myeloid leukemia (CML).
November 12, 2009
John P. Howe, III, M.D., today (Nov. 12) was named president emeritus of The University of Texas Health Science Center at San Antonio by the UT System Board of Regents.
November 11, 2009
John H. Calhoon, M.D., a cardiothoracic surgeon, educator and researcher who has saved thousands of lives—including those of week-old infants—at The University of Texas Health Science Center at San Antonio, is the new vice chair and chair-elect of the American Board of Thoracic Surgery.
November 11, 2009
For half a century, countless young patients and families have given thanks for the tender loving care of pediatrician John Mangos, M.D., of the UT Health Science Center at San Antonio.