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Cancer as a thief: One doctor’s perspective as the battle continues

June 4, 2019

After witnessing a history of cancer in his family, Ruben Mesa, M.D., believes that cancer is a thief, not because it may kill you. After all, each of us will die. It’s because it steals life early.


2020 inductees named for Gold Humanism Honor Society

June 3, 2019

The Marvin Forland, M.D., Chapter of the Gold Humanism Honor Society at UT Health San Antonio has announced its Class of 2020. Through the Arnold P. Gold Foundation, the honor society promotes humanism as the core of health care. The society recognizes …



Researchers ID new class of oral cancer drugs

June 3, 2019

Researchers at UT Health San Antonio have identified a potent new class of anti-cancer drugs that target oral cancer cells while leaving other cells unharmed.



Researchers zero in on new class of oral cancer drugs

June 3, 2019

Novel agents have potential to break 40-year drought in oral cancer drug development SAN ANTONIO (June 3, 2019) ― Researchers at UT Health San Antonio have identified a potent new class of anti-cancer drugs that target oral cancer cells while leaving o …


New lab coat cleaning service announced

June 3, 2019

The Business Contracts team at UT Health San Antonio, part of Supply Chain Management, has executed a contract for lab coat cleaning services with ImageFIRST. Services include spotting, laundering, disinfecting, pressing, mending, picking-up and delive …



The perfect storm

May 31, 2019

What used to be called adult-onset diabetes is now hitting children at alarming rates. While San Antonio bears the burden of being the epicenter for diabetes, it is also a hotbed for research. Read the award-winning story in Mission magazine.


Dr. Tenner named an ASCO health policy leadership fellow

May 29, 2019

She is a medical oncologist and assistant professor at the Mays Cancer Center, home to UT Health San Antonio MD Anderson Cancer Center.



Opioid epidemic: A public health failure and one researcher’s personal connection

May 29, 2019

Find out more about what Dr. Jennifer Potter calls one of the greatest public health failures of our generation, and what drives her research into substance use disorders.



Exhibit to focus on Frankenstein, scientific ambition

May 29, 2019

A National Library of Medicine traveling exhibition, Frankenstein: Penetrating the Secrets of Nature, will be on display in the Briscoe Library from June 3 to July 13.


News from the Libraries: May

May 28, 2019

Frankenstein is coming!


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