San Antonio Express-News: A ‘champion’ for dementia patients: San Antonio researcher has dedicated her life to treating Alzheimer’s

September 13, 2021

This story was published by the San Antonio Express-News on Sept. 10, 2021. By Lauren Caruba, Staff writer From an early age, Dr. Sudha Seshadri wanted to understand the human brain, and why its functions sometimes go terribly awry. Throughout her childhood in India, she watched her mother’s health deteriorate from an unidentified neurological disease […]




Crossroads Today: ‘Texas HHSC saw a need for people who want to understand their own condition or loved one’s”

June 1, 2021

This article is about the collaboration between the Texas Health and Human Services Commission and UT Health San Antonio to brainstorm and create a free eLearning series, which is available to the public. The series includes a variety of topics such as anxiety disorders, depression, substance use disorders, mood disorders, trauma and post-traumatic stress disorder, […]


MedCity News: StartUPDATES: New developments from healthcare startups

May 7, 2021

Astrocyte Pharmaceuticals Inc., a drug discovery and development company advancing novel neuroprotective therapeutics for treating neurodegenerative brain injuries, is mentioned in this MedCity News story. Dr. James Lechleiter, Cell Systems and Anatomy, is the inventor and patent holder on technology licensed to Astrocyte Pharmaceuticals Inc. Read the story.


Science Codex: Diseases affect brain’s networks selectively, BrainMap analysis affirms

April 29, 2021

Dr. Peter Fox, director of the Research Imaging Institute, is quoted in this Science Codex story about a published study in the journal Communications Biology that utilized BrainMap, a database of more than 20,000 published functional and structural neuroimaging experiments. Dr. Fox and co-authors compared the connectivity patterns of large-scale functional networks used in normal […]