Research

Brain

Biggs Institute joins NIH stroke research network

February 21, 2020

The network will examine why 30% of stroke patients develop dementia.



Insomnia and sleep disorders

Guidelines address sleep-related issues in military personnel and veterans

February 19, 2020

A UT Health San Antonio researcher helped write the guidelines and hopes they lead to necessary changes in clinical practice.



Rivard Report: SA team aiming for improved sepsis therapies receives grant

February 12, 2020

A team of researchers was awarded a grant to study sepsis, which contributes to a third of all hospital deaths in the United States.


Research journey shared at The Health Cell State of the Industry event

February 12, 2020

Leonid Bunegin, B.S., associate professor in the Department of Anesthesiology, shared how he created a device to preserve tissue longer at The Health Cell State of the Industry dinner Feb. 11.


San Antonio Partnership for Precision Therapeutics awards inaugural research funding

February 11, 2020

Leaders of the newly-established San Antonio Partnership for Precision Therapeutics (SA PPT) have awarded the partnership’s first research grant. The team, led by Principal Investigator Dr. Madesh Muniswamy of UT Health San Antonio, is studying the cause, prevention and treatment of multi-organ failure during sepsis.


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.