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Express-News: Bexar County’s teaching hospital excels

April 25, 2016

University Health System and the University of Texas Health Science Center recently renewed their operational partnership — a partnership that goes back nearly 50 years to the time a new medical school was built alongside a new teaching hospital. Read the full story at Express-News

Public CTRC celebrates cancer survivorship with 5K run/walk May 14

April 25, 2016

In a celebration of cancer survivorship, people from throughout San Antonio who are receiving cancer treatment or who have overcome cancer can run or walk for free in the Cancer Therapy & Research Center ‘s ‘Give Cancer the Boot!’ 5K Run/Walk. Read the full story at Public

MedPage Today: SCAI: Women Less Likely to Die After TAVR

April 25, 2016

Women had fewer deaths after transcatheter aortic valve replacement (TAVR) than men, despite near-doubled risk for in-hospital vascular complications, a late-breaking study here suggested. Read the full story at MedPage Today

News 4: Registration open for ‘Give Cancer The Boot’ 5K Run/Walk

April 25, 2016

When it comes to fighting cancer, many turn to chemotherapy or medication, but exercise can also benefit patients. Watch the full story at News 4

Pharmabiz: Elekta introduces leading treatment planning software, Monaco version 5.11

April 20, 2016

Elekta, a human care company, announced that Monaco version 5.11, the latest update to its industry-leading treatment planning software, is available for clinical release. Read the full story at Pharmabiz

Parkinson’s News Today: Neuronal changes seen in Parkinson’s mouse model before disease symptoms

April 20, 2016

University of Texas Health Science Center researchers have identified physiologic changes in dopamine neurons in a key animal model of Parkinson’s known to display disease symptoms, the MitoPark mouse model. The dopamine changes in the mice, however, clearly came before any symptoms appeared — findings that may lead to earlier identification of  Parkinson’s in people, […]