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Nanoparticle Therapy That Uses LDL and Fish Oil Kills Liver Cancer Cells, UT Southwestern Researchers Report

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An experimental nanoparticle therapy that combines low-density lipoproteins (LDL) and fish oil preferentially kills primary liver cancer cells without harming healthy cells, UT Southwestern Medical Center researchers report.
8-Feb-2016 12:00 PM EST Add to Favorites

UT Southwestern Recognized for Innovative System to Help Ensure Best Practices, Quality Care for Patients

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UT Southwestern Medical Center has received the 2016 Healthcare Informatics Innovator of the Year Award for developing a comprehensive and agile system to identify, track, and report clinical quality and patient-reported outcomes across all...
5-Feb-2016 4:05 PM EST Add to Favorites

Children’s Research Institute Develops Innovative Approach for Identifying Processes That Fuel Tumor Growth in Lung Cancer Patients

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Scientists at the Children’s Medical Center Research Institute at UT Southwestern (CRI) have pioneered a new method for conducting in-depth research on malignant tumors in patients, in the process discovering new complexities underlying cancer...
4-Feb-2016 11:05 AM EST Add to Favorites

Drug That Could Aid in Vaccine Development Activates Innate Immune System in a Novel Way, UT Southwestern Study Shows

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A new drug with the potential to aid in vaccine development has been identified by researchers at UT Southwestern Medical Center.
1-Feb-2016 2:35 PM EST Add to Favorites

Evidence Lacking to Support Use of Costlier Biologic Mesh for Abdominal Hernia Repair

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A UT Southwestern Medical Center study comparing two types of materials used in abdominal wall hernia repair surgery found no evidence to support the use of costlier biologic mesh versus synthetic mesh.
27-Jan-2016 9:05 AM EST Add to Favorites

HIV Protein Manipulates Hundreds of Human Genes to Advance Progression Into AIDS, UT Southwestern Study Shows

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UT Southwestern Medical Center researchers have deciphered how a small protein made by the human immunodeficiency virus (HIV) that causes AIDS manipulates human genes to further its deadly agenda.
26-Jan-2016 4:05 PM EST Add to Favorites

UT Southwestern Scientists Synthesize Nanoparticles That Can Deliver Tumor Suppressors to Damaged Livers

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UT Southwestern Medical Center chemists have successfully used synthetic nanoparticles to deliver tumor-suppressing therapies to diseased livers with cancer, an important hurdle scientists have been struggling to conquer.
25-Jan-2016 3:05 PM EST Add to Favorites

Tumor-Suppressing Gene Works by Restraining Mobile Genetic Elements That Can Lead to Genomic Instability, UT Southwestern Study Finds

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The most commonly mutated gene in cancer, p53, works to prevent tumor formation by keeping mobile elements in check that otherwise lead to genomic instability, UT Southwestern Medical Center researchers have found.
22-Jan-2016 2:05 PM EST 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

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23-Nov-2009 12:00 PM EST

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