Research

Researcher awarded NIH grants to study uterine fibroids

March 1, 2018
 

Thomas G. Boyer, Ph.D., professor of molecular medicine at UT Health San Antonio, has received two related NIH R01 grants to study uterine leiomyomas, also called uterine fibroids.

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David Morilak, Allie Sharp

Researcher gets CPRIT grant to study cognitive impairment

February 26, 2018
 

The funds will be used to study mechanisms and new treatments for cognitive impairment associated with a type of hormone treatment used in men with prostate cancer.

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Mays Cancer Center celebrates new partnership

February 21, 2018
 

Mays Cancer Center, the newly named center at UT Health San Antonio MD Anderson, celebrated its new partnership on Feb. 20 with an employee luncheon.

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Read the latest Mission magazine

February 20, 2018
 

The latest issue of Mission, a magazine of UT Health San Antonio, has stories on life-saving recipes, troubled teens finding hope and health, burnout and depression among physicians and much more.

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Bat Flower

Drug from Bat Flower shown to fight tumors

February 19, 2018
 

There is nothing bleaker to a family than being told that their loved one’s cancer has stopped responding to chemotherapy and there are no more options. UT Health San Antonio and spinoff company Terrona LLC want to end that. “We can help patients for a time, but there comes a point when we do not […]

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OT students take part in exercise to develop products for disabled

February 14, 2018
 

Two UT Health San Antonio master’s candidates in occupational therapy participated in what’s known as a Makeathon at Vanderbilt University.

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