October 7, 2010
The San Antonio Life Sciences Institute (SALSI), a collaboration of The University of Texas Health Science Center at San Antonio and The University of Texas at San Antonio, generated a 172 percent return on investment in its first five years, officials said today at a meeting at UTSA.
October 5, 2010
Six authors will speak at the luncheon, which raises money for the CTRC’s Phase I Clinical Research Program.
October 5, 2010
Physical therapy students and faculty from the UT Health Science Center at San Antonio will offer free health screenings for senior citizens in late October in honor of National Physical Therapy Month.
October 4, 2010
For the 11th year, the Cancer Center Council is selling its Partners Shopping Card, which is good for 10 days at more than 350 participating stores and restaurants.
Federal government awards $10 million to innovative Sex Education Program at UT Health Science Center
September 30, 2010
The federal government today awarded $10 million over five years to The University of Texas Health Science Center at San Antonio to continue an innovative sex education program in the region’s schools.
September 29, 2010
The brand Botox has been around a while, but it’s getting a fresh test in a new study that volunteers can sign up for, comparing it with another wrinkle treatment at The University of Texas Health Science Center at San Antonio.
$600,000 cancer research fund announced in honor of John and Debbie Montford; gala raises $5.6 million
September 26, 2010
The $600,000 John T. and Debbie Montford Cancer Research Fund has been established at the UT Health Science Center San Antonio.
September 24, 2010
The National Institutes of Health (NIH) today announced the awarding of a $1.66 million grant to the UT Health Science Center at San Antonio to encourage individuals of diverse backgrounds to seek doctoral degrees in the neurosciences.
September 23, 2010
More than a dozen investigators will showcase their innovative work to reduce Latino childhood obesity at the second annual Scientific Summit of Salud America!, the Robert Wood Johnson Foundation (RWJF) Research Network to Prevent Obesity Among Latino Children, based at the Institute for Health Promotion Research (IHPR) at The University of Texas Health Science Center at San Antonio.
September 22, 2010
Candida albicans, a fungus that kills more than 10,000 people with weakened immune systems each year, grows more dangerous as it forms and extends long strands of cells called hyphal filaments.