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UT Southwestern Researchers Receive CPRIT Funding to Expand Genetic Screening Program to Reach Medically Underserved in 22 Texas Counties


Genetic screening services for rural and underserved populations will expand from six to 22 counties in North Texas under a $1.5 million grant from the Cancer Prevention and Research Institute of Texas (CPRIT) to UT Southwestern Medical Center.
24-Oct-2014 4:00 PM EDT

UT Southwestern Assistant Professor Chosen for $1.5 Million Data-Driven Discovery Award From Gordon and Betty Moore Foundation


Dr. Kimberly Reynolds, Assistant Professor in the Cecil H. and Ida Green Comprehensive Center for Molecular, Computational, and Systems Biology and in the Department of Biophysics at UT Southwestern Medical Center, has been named one of 14 Moore...
24-Oct-2014 4:00 PM EDT

UT Southwestern Scientists Discover New Clues to How Weight Loss Is Regulated


A hormone seen as a popular target to develop weight-loss drugs works by directly targeting the brain and triggering previously unknown activity in the nervous system, UT Southwestern Medical Center obesity researchers have found.
23-Oct-2014 12:00 PM EDT

UT Southwestern Honors Legacy of Research and Medical Discovery Furthered by the Contributions of Senator Kay Bailey Hutchison


UT Southwestern Medical Center has renamed the central drive through the main campus Senator Kay Bailey Hutchison Drive in honor of the former senator who has strongly supported UT Southwestern, medical discovery, and higher education in general.
22-Oct-2014 12:00 PM EDT

UT Southwestern Neuroscience Chair Dr. Joseph Takahashi Elected to National Academies’ Institute of Medicine


Dr. Joseph Takahashi, Chairman of Neuroscience at UT Southwestern Medical Center since 2009, has been elected to the Institute of Medicine (IOM), a component of the prestigious National Academies.
19-Oct-2014 10:00 AM EDT

Children’s Medical Center Research Institute at UT Southwestern Named Innovation Catalyst by Dallas Regional Chamber


The Children’s Medical Center Research Institute at UT Southwestern (CRI) has been named by the Dallas Regional Chamber as a 2014 Innovation Catalyst award recipient, given annually to a company or institution that strengthens the region’s...
17-Oct-2014 3:15 PM EDT

Minimally Invasive Procedures Offer Hope for Elderly Patients with Heart-Valve Problems


Annie Henderson, 69, suffers from multiple chronic ailments, including kidney failure and mitral valve insufficiency. The later turned her life into a battle for breath, eliminating almost all activities and even making sleep a struggle.
8-Oct-2014 1:00 PM EDT

Cancer Researchers Identify ‘Achilles Heel’ in Metabolic Pathway That Could Lead to New Treatments for Lung Cancer


Researchers at UT Southwestern Medical Center have found an “Achilles heel” in a metabolic pathway crucial to stopping the growth of lung cancer cells.
7-Oct-2014 2:00 PM EDT

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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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