Research


Nephrology division chief named

August 15, 2017
 

Kumar Sharma, M.D., was named chief of the Division of Nephrology and vice chair for research in the Department of Medicine.

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New agent blocks growth of recurring breast cancer tumors

August 9, 2017
 

Ratna Vadlamudi, Ph.D., is principal investigator of a study describing the findings.

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Research advances fight against deadly parasite

August 8, 2017
 

Scientists at UT Health San Antonio have discovered why oxamniquine, a drug used to treat a global infection called schistosomiasis, is only effective against one species of the parasitic flatworm.

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Erase Cancer

Researcher contributes to screening guidelines for pediatric cancers

August 2, 2017
 

Panel will determine guidelines for more than 50 of the most common syndromes that can develop into pediatric cancer.

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Our Strategic Vision 2018-2022

August 1, 2017
 

The University of Texas Health Science Center at San Antonio has published its Strategic Vision for fiscal years 2018-2022.

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Express-News: Study suggests brain-injured children may ‘be in there’

August 1, 2017
 

After Liz Tullis’ 17-month-old son Conrad suffered a severe brain injury when he nearly drowned in a swimming pool in 2004, doctors advised her to withdraw care or perhaps institutionalize her child. But Tullis didn’t heed their words. Read the full story

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