Cancer

SACI supports book of Latinas’ breast cancer experiences

October 18, 2004

Among Latina women, breast cancer is the most commonly diagnosed cancer and the number one cancer killer.


Swift drop in PSA after radiation therapy called portent of better survival

October 12, 2004

New research presented in Atlanta last week suggests the embattled PSA test may yet be a useful tool in the early detection of prostate cancer.


Cancer institute atrium named for Tom and Nancy Loeffler

October 12, 2004

The University of Texas Health Science Center at San Antonio honored Tom Loeffler and his wife, Nancy, on Oct. 8 with the naming of the Loeffler Atrium at the Health Science Center’s new Children’s Cancer Research Institute. Tom Loeffler is a former member of the U.S. House of Representatives and former chair of The University of Texas System Board of Regents.


Atrium at Children’s Cancer Research Institute named for Loefflers

October 8, 2004

The University of Texas Health Science Center at San Antonio honored former U.S. Rep. and University of Texas System Regent Tom Loeffler and his wife, Nancy, on Oct. 8 with the naming of the Loeffler Atrium at the Health Science Center’s new Children’s Cancer Research Institute.


Health Science Center publishes Web database of clinical studies

October 5, 2004

The University of Texas Health Science Center at San Antonio has begun publishing descriptions of its clinical studies on the World Wide Web.


These gaps don’t sell blue jeans, they allow cells to communicate

September 7, 2004

Humans have them. Dogs have them. So does the earthworm. So do sponges, sea anemones and jellyfish.