WOAI Radio: New Guidelines Suggest Earlier Colonoscopies

June 8, 2018

New research indicates that younger men and women need to start thinking about scheduling a colonoscopy, News Radio 1200 WOAI reports. Read the full story at WOAI Radio

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CPRIT grant helps recruit top DNA repair scientist

May 17, 2018

Dr. Sung’s discoveries have increased understanding of how DNA can repair damage induced by radiation, carcinogens and other causes.

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Study: Gemcitabine helps prevent recurrence of low-grade bladder cancer

May 16, 2018

A multi-institution clinical trial involving researchers from UT Health San Antonio shows significantly lower recurrence of bladder cancer in patients who received the chemotherapy drug gemcitabine.

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ASCO Post: Doctoring is a family tradition for medical oncologist Virginia G. Kaklamani, M.D.

May 14, 2018

Virginia G. Kaklamani, M.D., professor of hematology/oncology at the Mays Cancer Center and leader of the center’s breast cancer program, was born and reared in Athens, Greece, where both her parents were physicians. Read her story

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KLRN-TV: Improving therapies for pancreatic cancer

May 7, 2018

Pancreatic cancer grows fast and kills quickly. Therapies are few, but a research discovery at UT Health San Antonio may change that.

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IHPR honored with Icons in Healthcare Award

April 18, 2018

Congratulations to Amelie G. Ramirez, Dr. P.H., and the Institute for Health Promotion Research (IHPR) at UT Health Science San Antonio for receiving the Icons in Healthcare Award.

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