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It’s Your Game…Keep It Real Reduces Dating Violence Among Minority Youth

New research from The University of Texas Health Science Center at Houston (UTHealth) shows that It’s Your Game…Keep it Real (IYG), a health education program designed to delay sexual behavior and promote healthy dating relationships, can...
10-Jul-2014 2:00 PM EDT

UTHealth’s Anil Kulkarni Awarded Fulbright Scholarship

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Anil Kulkarni, MSc, Ph.D., professor in the Department of Surgery at The University of Texas Health Science Center at Houston (UTHealth) Medical School, was awarded a highly competitive Fulbright-Nehru Scholarship Award for Academic and...
28-May-2014 9:40 AM EDT

Biochemists Reduce Sickling and Progression of Sickle Cell Disease in Mice

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New preclinical research on the molecular mechanisms responsible for sickle cell disease could aid efforts to develop much needed treatments for this devastating blood disorder that affects millions worldwide.
16-May-2014 6:00 PM EDT

Barbara Dominguez, B.S.N., Recognized as Top 10 Nurse by Houston Chronicle

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Barbara Dominguez, B.S.N., a medical genetics clinical nurse specialist at The University of Texas Health Science Center at Houston (UTHealth), has been honored as a Top 10 Houston area nurse by the Houston Chronicle.
16-May-2014 11:00 AM EDT

Scientists Slow Brain Tumor Growth in Mice

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Much like using dimmer switches to brighten or darken rooms, biochemists have identified a protein that can be used to slow down or speed up the growth of brain tumors in mice.
12-May-2014 6:00 AM EDT

UTHealth CCTS Biobank Continues to Innovate Allocation of Resources for Researchers and Technicians

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The Center for Clinical and Translational Science (CCTS) Biobank at The University of Texas Health Science Center at Houston (UTHealth) recently launched the Sample Location and Enhancement Distribution (SLED) software application.
9-May-2014 10:00 AM EDT

179 Million Cases of Acute Diarrhea in US Each Year, Most Preventable

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In the United States, approximately 179 million cases of acute diarrhea occur each year, and most of those cases are entirely preventable, a researcher from The University of Texas Health Science Center at Houston (UTHealth) concluded in a New...
22-Apr-2014 10:00 AM EDT

New MRSA Superbug Emerges in Brazil

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An international research team led by Cesar A. Arias, M.D., Ph.D., at The University of Texas Health Science Center at Houston (UTHealth) has identified a new superbug that caused a bloodstream infection in a Brazilian patient. The report appeared...
17-Apr-2014 6:00 AM EDT

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Expert Available to Talk About Ricin

17-Apr-2013 1:00 PM EDT

UTHealth Faculty Offers Tips for a Safe Holiday

28-Nov-2012 2:30 PM EST

UTHealth's Principal Investigator for RESPECT Trial on PFO Closure and Stroke, Available for Interviews

25-Oct-2012 10:40 AM EDT

UTHealth Public Policy Expert Available to Comment on Health Care Reform Decision and Impact on Texas

27-Jun-2012 6:30 PM EDT

Emergency Medicine Chair at UTHealth Available to Comment on Supreme Court's Decision on ACA

27-Jun-2012 6:25 PM EDT

UTHealth Public Policy Expert Available to Comment on Health Care Reform Decision

27-Jun-2012 6:20 PM EDT

UTHealth Faculty Can Comment on Tenth Anniversary of 9/11 and Anthrax Attacks

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This year marks the tenth anniversary of terrorist attacks on American soil, as well as the mailing of Bacillus anthracis-laced letters. At The University of Texas Health Science Center at Houston (UTHealth), faculty members are available to comment...
29-Aug-2011 4:00 PM EDT

Congresswoman Giffords Shooting: Trauma Surgery and Recover Experts from UTHealth

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UTHealth Trauma Experts are available for interviews to discuss trauma surgery and recovery in the wake of the near-fatal shooting of Congresswoman Gabrielle Giffords (D-AZ) at an event in Tucson.
10-Jan-2011 11:00 AM EST

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