Work published in ‘Nature’ sheds light on key cell division process

June 4, 2004
 

There is important news from The University of Texas Health Science Center at San Antonio about a process that is crucial to cell division and therefore to all of human health.


Frequently asked questions about PSA and prostate cancer

May 28, 2004
 

The prostate is a gland that is a part of the reproductive organs and lies below the urinary bladder in men.


‘Out of the 4.0 box thinking’ benefited South Texas patient

May 27, 2004
 

Like many Americans, Edgar Smith loathes the words “prostate cancer.”


Study finds 15 percent of men with ‘normal’ PSA had prostate cancer

May 27, 2004
 

Some men who have received good marks on the prostate-specific antigen (PSA) test from their physicians may be getting a false sense of confidence about not having prostate cancer, according to a study released May 27 in The New England Journal of Medicine.


Medrano receives 2004 Medical School Distinguished Alumnus Award

May 25, 2004
 

Martha Medrano, M.D., M.P.H., assistant dean for continuing medical education and director of the School of Medicine’s Hispanic Center of Excellence at The University of Texas Health Science Center at San Antonio, has received the 2004 Medical School Distinguished Alumnus Award.


Putting the proverbial brakes on aging

May 18, 2004
 

The University of Texas Health Science Center at San Antonio has received a $2.5 million grant for a National Institute on Aging (NIA) Intervention Testing Center, one of three such U.S. centers established by the NIA to test potential therapeutic interventions to slow the aging process.