In the News

WFMZ-TV: Health Beat: Deep breath hold protects the heart

May 27, 2016

Imagine if the side-effects of radiation could be reduced just by holding the breath. Watch the full story at WFMZ-TV


San Antonio Business Journal: CPRIT CEO says San Antonio’s access to Texas cancer funding could be extended

May 27, 2016

The agency has already awarded more than half of its $3 billion funding allotment. Read the full story at San Antonio Business Journal


UTSA Today: Researchers gather at UTSA to discuss drug discoveries

May 27, 2016

Students and researchers from The University of Texas at San Antonio (UTSA) will learn from one another this week at The Center for Innovative Drug Discovery (CIDD)’s second annual Drug Discovery Symposium. The event takes place today and tomorrow on the UTSA Main Campus. Read the full story at UTSA Today


San Antonio Business Journal: New funding initiative expected to expand bioscience collaboration in San Antonio

May 27, 2016

The San Antonio Medical Foundation has kicked off its new Collaborative Research Grant Fund, awarding a total of $300,000 to two local teams. Read the full story at San Antonio Business Journal


Dental Home Day

Express-News: Head Start students receive free dental care

May 26, 2016

Sitting in the corner of a dental examination room on the West Side, Perla Amos watched as her 4-year-old daughter received much-needed dental care May 25.




U.S. News & World Report: Predeployment riskiest time for military suicide attempts

May 26, 2016

Suicide attempts in the military aren’t necessarily combat-driven. At the height of the wars in Iraq and Afghanistan, the U.S. Army soldiers most likely to try to kill themselves were never deployed, new research shows.