Cancer

Pancreatic cancer research method

Injecting gene cocktail into mouse pancreas leads to humanlike tumors

April 5, 2018
 

The groundbreaking technology could revolutionize studies of pancreatic cancer initiation and progression, and spur new drug development.

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Researchers find link between congenital heart defects and adrenal gland cancer

March 29, 2018
 

Team led by Patricia Dahia, M.D., Ph.D., of UT Health San Antonio.

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Mays Cancer Center, School of Nursing hire chief nursing officer

March 20, 2018
 

Dr. Viles joins UT Health San Antonio from MD Anderson Cancer Center, UT Health’s sister institution in The University of Texas System.

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San Antonio Express-News: Latino cancer researchers set course for more study

March 5, 2018
 

This story was published in the San Antonio Express-News March 4. By Elaine Ayala Ask Latinos what disease is most likely to claim their lives, and their answers are likely to be cardiovascular disease or death by diabetes. Wrong. While heart disease remains the leading cause of death for non-Hispanic whites, in 2009 cancer replaced […]

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The Cancer Letter: Mays Family Foundation makes legacy gift of $30 million to UT Health San Antonio Cancer Center

February 6, 2018
 

The Mays Family Foundation is increasing its legacy gift supporting the UT Health San Antonio Cancer Center to $30 million. Read the full story at The Cancer Letter

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Rivard Report: Following $25m gift, UT Health SA Cancer Center renamed after Mays family

February 6, 2018
 

The UT Health San Antonio Cancer Center will be renamed the Mays Cancer Center at UT Health San Antonio following a $25 million gift bestowed on the cancer center by the Mays Family Foundation. Read the full story at the Rivard Report

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