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UT Southwestern Researchers Determine 3-D Atomic Structure of Cholesterol Transporter

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Using X-ray crystallography, UT Southwestern Medical Center researchers have determined the 3-D atomic structure of a human sterol transporter that helps maintain cholesterol balance.
26-May-2016 1:05 PM EDT Add to Favorites

Ut Southwestern Grilling Season Health Tips

Cooking meat, including beef, pork, fish, or poultry, with high-temperature methods such as pan frying or grilling directly over an open flame can increase exposure to chemicals that can cause changes in DNA that may increase the risk of cancer,...
24-May-2016 4:05 PM EDT Add to Favorites

UT Southwestern Joins International, Multicenter Study Examining Effectiveness of Different Stroke Treatments

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UT Southwestern Medical Center has joined an international consortium of leading universities to study the effectiveness of various stroke treatments from the patient’s perspective.
20-May-2016 5:05 PM EDT Add to Favorites

UT Southwestern Cardiology Heart Health Tips

New research by UT Southwestern heart specialists shows that sedentary behavior such as sitting for long periods of time at a desk or on the couch is associated with increased amounts of calcium in the arteries, which in turn can lead to higher risk...
20-May-2016 10:05 AM EDT Add to Favorites

UT Southwestern Medical Students Honored by White House for Hepatitis Awareness Efforts

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A project by UT Southwestern Medical Center students is being recognized at a White House ceremony today for their outstanding commitment to increasing hepatitis awareness as part of the annual National Hepatitis Testing Day observance.
19-May-2016 11:05 AM EDT Add to Favorites

Surprising Mechanism of Acid Reflux Damage Identified by UT Southwestern/Dallas VA Researchers

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The “acid” in “acid reflux” may not be the direct cause of damage to the esophagus as previously suspected, according to researchers at UT Southwestern Medical Center and Dallas VA Medical Center.
17-May-2016 2:05 PM EDT Add to Favorites

2016 Passano Award Recognizes Groundbreaking Cholesterol Research by UT Southwestern Geneticists Hobbs, Cohen

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UT Southwestern Medical Center geneticists Dr. Jonathan Cohen and Dr. Helen Hobbs have been awarded one of the nation’s highest honors in biomedical science – the 2016 Passano Award – for developing and applying transformative genetics...
13-May-2016 11:05 AM EDT Add to Favorites

UT Southwestern’s New $17 Million Cryo-Electron Microscope Center Provides Extraordinary Views of Life at Atomic Scale

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At one of the country’s leading academic medical centers, it just became a lot easier to take a closer look.
11-May-2016 9:05 AM EDT Add to Favorites

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Super Bowl 2011 News Tips

Are the Green Bay Packers all the way back? Will the Pittsburgh Steelers capture their third NFL championship in the past six years? The experts at UT Southwestern Medical Center can’t predict the outcome of the game just down the road in...
3-Feb-2011 3:15 PM EST

Flu Tips 2009

Flu tips from UT Southwestern Medical Center.
23-Nov-2009 12:00 PM EST

Cancer Experts at UT Southwestern Medical Center

The following physicians are top experts at UT Southwestern Medical Center in the fields of lung cancer, radiation oncology and breast cancer.
4-Apr-2008 1:00 PM EDT

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