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Telemundo: Inicia distrubucion de Remdesivir para tratar el COVID-19 in hospitales de SA

May 21, 2020

Dr. Thomas Patterson, chief of the Division of Infectious Disease, discusses the clinical trials of the promising antiviral drug for COVID-19, remdesivir, in a video featured in this report. Watch the story. 


Neurology Today: Longevity gene variant protects against Alzheimer’s in some APOE 4 carriers

May 21, 2020

Sudha Seshadri, M.D., FAAN, director of the Glenn Biggs Institute for Alzheimer’s & Neurodegenerative Diseases, and the Robert R. Barker distinguished university professor of neurology at UT Health in San Antonio, discusses the association between APOE4 and the KLOTHO variant and how it confirms that this KLOTHO variant is protective in people at highest risk […]


KTSA: Ask a doctor

May 21, 2020

Dr. Fred Campbell, General and Hospital Medicine, was a guest on KTSA radio’s Ask a Doctor segment. He discussed how antibodies against COVID-19 work, testing and transmission. Listen below:


News 4: CDC, doctors warning about potential measles outbreak due to pandemic

May 21, 2020

Dr. J.B. Cantey, Department of Pediatrics within the Divisions of Neonatology & Allergy, Immunology, and Infectious Diseases, says it’s a real concern that vaccination rates in children could drop due to concerns over going to the doctor. Read and watch the full story.


Laredo Contra COVID-19

May 20, 2020

Dr. William L. Henrich, M.D., M.A.C.P., President of UT Health San Antonio addresses the Laredo community. Watch the video.


Texas Public Radio: Texas bars can reopen Friday at 25% capacity. How will they adapt to the new normal?

May 20, 2020

Dr. Ruth Berggren, infectious diseases specialist and director of the Center for Medical Humanities and Ethics, provided expert insight for a discussion about the reopening of bars in San Antonio on TPR’s “The Source”. Read and listen to the interview.