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Newsweek: Can CRISPR edit out autism? These scientists think so

June 28, 2018
 

Scientists at UT Health Science Center San Antonio have figured how to use a form of the powerful gene-editing tool CRISPR to erase genetic traits normally associated with autism.

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Ivanhoe Broadcast News: Curing chlamydia through the gut: Medicine’s next big thing?

June 25, 2018
 

Promising research is revealing that if the infection hits first in the GI tract, it might act as a source of prevention. View and read the story

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Express-News: STAR Act is a victory for children with cancer

June 13, 2018
 

The signing of the Childhood Cancer Survivorship, Treatment, Access and Research, or STAR, Act represents a significant legislative achievement in the ongoing battle to improve outcomes for children afflicted with cancer.

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FOX 29: The Glenn Biggs Institute for Alzheimer’s and Neurodegenerative Diseases

June 13, 2018
 

The Glenn Biggs Institute for Alzheimer’s & Neurodegenerative Diseases at UT Health San Antonio is being developed to provide comprehensive care while promoting healthier tomorrows for patients and their families.

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Express-News: UT Health research given $24 million vote of confidence

June 8, 2018
 

By Bruce Selcraig, Express-News Staff Writer For the third time in 10 years, UT Health San Antonio has received a highly-competitive, $24 million National Institutes of Health grant to accelerate research in new drugs, devices and treatment. UTHSA has received similar five-year grants in 2008 and 2013 and was joined this year by research centers […]

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WOAI Radio: New Guidelines Suggest Earlier Colonoscopies

June 8, 2018
 

New research indicates that younger men and women need to start thinking about scheduling a colonoscopy, News Radio 1200 WOAI reports. Read the full story at WOAI Radio

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