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Yahoo! Finance: Dialectic Therapeutics Receives FDA Clearance of IND Application for Lead Antiapoptotic Protein Targeted Degradation (APTaD) Candidate DT2216

March 3, 2021

Robert Hromas, MD, FACP, dean of the Joe R. and Teresa Lazano Long School of Medicine, is mentioned in this Yahoo! Finance story about Dialectic Therapeutics, Inc., a Dallas-based biotechnology company focused on creating innovative new technologies to treat cancer. Dialectic has research partners and facilities at UT Health San Antonio and University of Florida […]

DocWire Bladder cancer is more deadly in South Texas, and among latinos and women, study finds

March 2, 2021

This DocWire News story is about a study by the Mays Cancer Center, home to UT Health San Antonio MD Anderson, that indicates that bladder cancer is more aggressive and more advanced in South Texas residents ­than in many parts of the country. Read the story. Harlingen High School alumna pursues medical career

March 2, 2021

Dr. Fehima Dawy, resident in Family and Community Medicine, is profiled in this story. Read the story. 

KSAT 12: KSAT Community spotlight: SA Cancer Council

March 2, 2021

This KSAT Community spotlight is about the SA Cancer Council, an all-volunteer nonprofit organization with a mission to support the Mays Cancer Center. Watch the story. 

San Antonio Express-News: Commentary: After the storm, a focus on meeting basic needs

March 1, 2021

Barbara Robles-Ramamurthy, Psychiatry and Behavioral Sciences, and Jessica Sandoval, Child and Adolescent Psychiatry, wrote this opinion piece for the San Antonio Express-News about the trauma caused by the winter storm as people were in “survival mode” and how that has left many feeling fatigued and distracted. Read the commentary.

San Antonio Express-News: UT Health San Antonio gets $6 million grant for DNA cancer research from state agency

March 1, 2021

By Laura Garcia, Staff writer, published on Feb. 26, 2021 UT Health San Antonio has received a $6 million academic research grant from a state-funded program that invests billions in cancer-fighting efforts. The major grant from the Cancer Prevention and Research Institute of Texas or CPRIT swayed Alexander Mazin, a senior biochemist and cancer biologist […]