Lowry Mays remembered for steadfast support of cancer patients

September 13, 2022

Lowry Mays, who died Monday (Sept. 12, 2022), and his late wife, Peggy, were longtime supporters of the Mays Cancer Center, which is San Antonio’s only National Cancer Institute-Designated Cancer Center and one of four in Texas.





Register now for San Antonio Combat PTSD Conference, back in person for 2022

September 1, 2022

  Media contact: Will Sansom, sansom@uthscsa.edu, (210) 567-2579 Article contributed by Julie Collins SAN ANTONIO (Sept. 1, 2022) – Register now for a spot at the 7th Annual San Antonio Combat PTSD Conference, to be presented Oct. 26-27, 2022, by the STRONG STAR Consortium and The University of Texas Health Science Center at San Antonio. […]

Illustration of 2022 PTSD Conference



‘It’s like being able to see a dime on the surface of the moon.’

August 19, 2022

  UT Health San Antonio invests in state-of-the-art cryo-electron microscopy, adding a powerful new tool to solve disease riddles at the molecular level. Contact: Will Sansom, 210-567-2579, sansom@uthscsa.edu SAN ANTONIO (Aug. 18, 2022) — When physicians observe or hear of symptoms in their patients, they order CT scans, MRIs or other types of imaging analysis […]

Image of androgen receptor studied in prostate cancer


Robotic kidney cancer surgery shows desirable outcomes in study

August 18, 2022

In a study featured on the cover of the Journal of Urology (Official Journal of the American Urological Association), researchers from the Mays Cancer Center and Department of Urology show that robotically removing cancer from the inferior vena cava is a safe and effective alternative to the standard open surgery for kidney cancer.

Picture of surgery