• UT Health team finds way to measure key cell regulator’s activity0

    • September 5, 2017

    UT Health San Antonio researchers and co-authors in New York state on Monday (Sept. 4) reported an innovative approach that will enable scientists to study the most common regulator of our bodies’ cells, a molecule called guanosine-5′-triphosphate (GTP). Nature Methods, the world’s most prestigious journal for reporting novel biomedical technologies, published the team’s findings. The

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    UT Health team finds way to measure key cell regulator’s activity
  • Mold will be health issue after Harvey, expert says0

    • September 1, 2017

    As people in areas affected by Hurricane Harvey begin to return to their flooded homes, many will face mold problems. The chemicals used to kill the mold can, for some people, present as big a health challenge as the mold itself. Environmental medicine researcher Claudia Miller, M.D., M.S., of the Long School of Medicine at

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    Mold will be health issue after Harvey, expert says
  • Public invited to viewing party for Alzheimer’s documentary0

    • August 31, 2017

    The Center for Medical Humanities & Ethics at UT Health San Antonio, in conjunction with the San Antonio Area Foundation, will host a viewing of a groundbreaking movie on Alzheimer’s disease, “You’re Looking at Me Like I Live Here and I Don’t.” According to the Alzheimer’s Association, an estimated 5.5 million Americans of all ages have Alzheimer’s

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    Public invited to viewing party for Alzheimer’s documentary
  • Sage advice: Attend the SAGE Senior Health Fair this Friday!0

    • August 22, 2017

    Keeping a senior adult healthy and safe requires a committed, compassionate and coordinated effort by the senior adult and all caregivers in concert with health care providers. Along the way, many questions will need answers. The San Antonio Geriatric and Palliative Education (SAGE) Senior Health Fair can provide the information to make excellent decisions. This

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    Sage advice: Attend the SAGE Senior Health Fair this Friday!
  • CPRIT awards $3.7 million to UT Health San Antonio0

    • August 17, 2017

    SAN ANTONIO (Aug. 17, 2017) ―The Cancer Prevention & Research Institute of Texas (CPRIT) on Aug. 16 announced $3.5 million for cancer prevention and research programs and faculty recruitment at The University of Texas Health Science Center, now called UT Health San Antonio. Recruitment of Siyuan Zheng, Ph.D. A $2 million CPRIT award will bring

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    CPRIT awards $3.7 million to UT Health San Antonio
  • UT Health researchers developing new drug to fight therapy-resistant ER-positive breast cancer0

    • August 9, 2017

    SAN ANTONIO (Aug. 9, 2017) ― Researchers at UT Health San Antonio and two partner institutions are developing a new, first-in-class agent that has stopped the growth of estrogen receptor-positive breast cancer in its tracks. The new agent is a molecule called ERX-11 that has blocked the growth of recurring breast cancer tumors. Ratna Vadlamudi, Ph.D.,

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    UT Health researchers developing new drug to fight therapy-resistant ER-positive breast cancer

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