Research


San Antonio research institutions announce partnership in precision therapeutics

October 15, 2019

The new San Antonio Partnership for Precision Therapeutics (SA PPT) is being established by UT Health San Antonio, Texas Biomedical Research Institute (Texas Biomed), the University of Texas at San Antonio (UTSA) and Southwest Research Institute (SwRI®).




Barshop seeking participants in molecular study of exercise

October 14, 2019

Scientists, physicians, and clinical exercise specialists from across the country—including UT Health San Antonio— are embarking on a landmark National Institutes of Health (NIH) effort to find out what happens at the molecular level when people exercise. The goal of the Molecular Transducers of Physical Activity Consortium, known as MoTrPAC, is to create a comprehensive […]



Dr. Hepburn to deliver keynote address at Medical Forum

October 1, 2019

He will address the current state of medical, academic and research collaborations between local military and civilian institutions.


Dr. Sung receives UT System Faculty STARs award

September 24, 2019

He is one of the world’s leading researchers in BRCA1 and BRCA2, which are tumor suppressor genes.



Driving to end childhood cancer

September 23, 2019

Hyundai Hope on Wheels® presented two grants totaling $500,000 to UT Health San Antonio for pediatric cancer research.
Video: Highlight reel




President’s Gala establishes endowment in caregiving, honors Karen and Ronald Herrmann

September 23, 2019

This endowment will support innovative research to develop and test new models of care, clinical trials, intervention delivery and emerging technologies to address the needs of diverse caregiving families in South Texas.