Research

Dr. Yang receives UT System award to support blood cancer research

February 7, 2020

Professor Feng-Chun Yang, M.D., Ph.D., has been awarded a $1 million UT System Faculty STARs award.


San Antonio Express-News: Ethnic groups are underrepresented in cancer drug development. San Antonio researchers are trying to change that.

January 30, 2020

Dr. Virginia Kaklamani, associate director of clinical research at UT Health San Antonio, and Dr. Chethan Ramamurthy, assistant professor of genitourinary medical oncology with UT Health San Antonio, were both interviewed by Lauren Caruba about the importance of clinical trials and which ones are critical to advancing the field.


Liver cancer prevention project boosts hepatitis C screening and care in safety-net practices

January 28, 2020

Liver cancer prevention project aims to address the rise in Texas liver cancer by building the capacity of primary care settings to screen for HCV infection as well as to manage and treat infected patients through teleconsultation.



Cork tree bark extract, exercise each slow aggressive prostate cancer

January 27, 2020

Study results indicate that the tree bark extract and exercise work equally well, but use different pathways.



Patricia Dahia

Dr. Dahia receives UT System award to expand her research on rare endocrine tumors

January 15, 2020

The $1 million UT System Faculty STARs award will be used to develop a center for the study, diagnosis and treatment planning of patients with endocrine tumors.



Female Patient Being Reassured By Doctor In Hospital Room

Breast Cancer Symposium leads way to new cancer treatments

December 18, 2019

More than 7,000 physicians and researchers from around the world converged in San Antonio to attend the San Antonio Breast Cancer Symposium® (SABCS®).