Research


Research scientist Dr. Jean Jiang named AAAS Fellow

November 27, 2019

Dr. Jiang was honored for distinguished contributions to the field of basic and translational biomedical sciences, particularly in connexin channel research.



Dr. Bieniek receives UT System’s Rising STARs Award

November 27, 2019

He is assistant professor of pathology and laboratory medicine and director of the brain bank at the Biggs Institute.


Dr. Sharma’s work featured in story on Partnership for Precision Therapeutics

November 22, 2019

A special story in the San Antonio Business Journal, as well as its sister newspapers in Austin, Dallas and Houston, highlights the recently announced San Antonio Partnership for Precision Therapeutics and the work of Dr. Kumar Sharma. Read the story


Express-News: San Antonio medical school gets millions to research breast cancer

November 18, 2019

President Henrich of UT Health said the institution has amassed nearly $389 million in cancer research funds over the past decade and developed more than 20 cancer drugs. Note: A subscription may be required to view this story. Read the story



Study cites risk of low-stress surgery for the frail

November 18, 2019

The study offers guidance to surgeons, patients and families about whether a frail patient should undergo surgery, particularly elective procedures.




UT Health San Antonio receives funding from the UT System to expand sites of care

November 14, 2019

While still in the early planning phase, this expansion will transform patient care in multiple sub-specialties with the critical integration of advanced medical research from San Antonio’s leading academic health organization.