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Regenerative Medicine Biologists Discover a Cellular Structure That Explains Fate of Stem Cells


UT Southwestern Medical Center scientists collaborating with University of Michigan researchers have found a previously unidentified mechanism that helps explain why stem cells undergo self-renewing divisions but their offspring do not.
1-Jul-2015 9:05 AM EDT

Researchers Find Molecular Mechanisms Within Fetal Lungs That Initiate Labor


Researchers at UT Southwestern Medical Center have identified two proteins in a fetus’ lungs responsible for initiating the labor process, providing potential new targets for preventing preterm birth.
22-Jun-2015 4:00 PM EDT

Cell That Replenishes Heart Muscle Found by UT Southwestern Researchers


Regenerative medicine researchers at UT Southwestern Medical Center have identified a cell that replenishes adult heart muscle by using a new cell lineage-tracing technique they devised.
22-Jun-2015 11:00 AM EDT

Exercise Can Help Control Blood Glucose, and Trim Waist Size and Body Fat in Diabetics Regardless of Fitness Gains


Diabetics who exercise can trim waist size and body fat, and control blood glucose, even if they don’t see cardiorespiratory benefits, new research by UT Southwestern Medical Center cardiologists shows.
16-Jun-2015 5:05 PM EDT

Researchers Discover Molecule That Accelerates Tissue Regeneration After Bone Marrow Transplants


A joint investigation including UT Southwestern Medical Center has found a molecule that may play a significant role in accelerating cell recovery following bone marrow transplants, liver disease, and colon disease.
11-Jun-2015 2:00 PM EDT

Lyda Hill Donates $25 Million to Establish Department of Bioinformatics


UT Southwestern Medical Center announced today that it has received an exceptional $25 million gift from Lyda Hill, funding the establishment of the Lyda Hill Department of Bioinformatics to bridge research and clinical care.
10-Jun-2015 9:30 AM EDT

UT Southwestern Scientists Find Cellular Mechanism for How the Body Regulates Glucose Transport


UT Southwestern Medical Center scientists have gleaned a key cellular mechanism of how the body adjusts glucose levels, an important process that when abnormal can promote diabetes, cancer, and rare genetic diseases.
9-Jun-2015 2:05 PM EDT

Boosting Gut Bacteria Defense System May Lead to Better Treatments for Bloodstream Infections


An upset in the body’s natural balance of gut bacteria that may lead to life-threatening bloodstream infections can be reversed by enhancing a specific immune defense response, UT Southwestern Medical Center researchers have found.
8-Jun-2015 2:05 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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