Cancer

KSAT 12: Cancer researchers turn to small fish to fight cancer

January 3, 2018
 

Zebrafish are rapidly becoming the ‘go-to’ animals in cancer research. Watch the full story at KSAT 12

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Breast Cancer Symposium is one of San Antonio’s finest hours

November 27, 2017
 

This is the 40th anniversary of the San Antonio Breast Cancer Symposium, which starts Dec. 5.

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Advancing the Science of Cancer in Latinos Conference set

October 24, 2017
 

Latinos are expected to face a 142 percent rise in cancer cases in coming years

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President William L. Henrich, M.D., MACP, UT Health San Antonio

Santikos Suite offers capability to study Alzheimer’s, other diseases

October 5, 2017
 

William L. Henrich, M.D., MACP, president of UT Health San Antonio, recognized the John L. Santikos Charitable Foundation, a fund of the San Antonio Area Foundation, on Oct. 2 for its $2.3 million gift to build the John L. Santikos CT and Nuclear Medicine Suite at the university. The state-of-the-art imaging suite is on the […]

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Express-News: Childhood cancer needs more attention

October 2, 2017
 

The following appeared in the San Antonio Express-News on Sept. 24. The author is Gregory J. Aune, M.D., Ph.D., assistant professor of pediatrics at the Greehey Children’s Cancer Research Institute. September is Childhood Cancer Awareness Month. Many citizens in our community may not realize that San Antonio is home to the Greehey Children’s Cancer Research […]

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Erase Cancer

Greehey Institute contributes to survey of RAS-sensing antibodies

September 28, 2017
 

Researchers from the Greehey Children’s Cancer Research Institute at UT Health San Antonio are co-authors on a paper published Sept. 26 in Science Signaling, a high-impact journal that is part of the Science family of journals. RAS mutations are implicated in several cancers, including lung, colorectal and pancreatic ductal carcinoma. The three RAS genes are […]

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