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Researchers Find Link Between Backup Immune Defense, Mutation Seen in Crohn's Disease

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Genes that regulate a cellular recycling system called autophagy are commonly mutated in Crohn’s disease patients, though the link between biological housekeeping and inflammatory bowel disease remained a mystery.
27-Jul-2017 1:05 PM EDT Add to Favorites

CRI Scientists Increase Our Understanding of the Genetic Basis of Neuropsychiatric Disorders

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A study by scientists at the Children’s Medical Center Research Institute at UT Southwestern (CRI) is providing insight into the genetic basis of neuropsychiatric disorders. In this research, the first mouse model of a mutation in the ARID1B gene...
21-Jul-2017 3:05 PM EDT Add to Favorites

Hamon Center Researcher to Lead International ‘Dream Team’ on Regenerative Heart Medicine

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Regeneration specialists at UT Southwestern Medical Center will join a “dream team” of international researchers seeking ways to regenerate damaged heart muscle in heart failure patients.
20-Jul-2017 3:05 PM EDT Add to Favorites

Even Small Weight Gain Is Bad for the Heart

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Modest weight gains – even among those who aren’t overweight – can cause dangerous changes to the heart, but small amounts of weight loss can improve the condition, new research from UT Southwestern Medical Center cardiologists shows.
19-Jul-2017 4:05 PM EDT Add to Favorites

Study: Eating at ‘Wrong Time’ Affects Body Weight, Circadian Rhythms

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A new high-precision feeding system for lab mice reinforces the idea that the time of day food is eaten is more critical to weight loss than the amount of calories ingested.
17-Jul-2017 4:05 PM EDT Add to Favorites

Do Breathing Issues Hamper Exercise in Overweight Preteens?

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Do overweight children have more breathing limitations, intolerance for exercise, and breathlessness when exercising than normal weight children, leading to possible misdiagnosis for conditions such as asthma?
10-Jul-2017 1:05 PM EDT Add to Favorites

Researchers Report Chemical Reaction with Potential to Speed Drug Development

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Chemists have long sought to develop new reactions for the direct conversion of simple hydrocarbon building blocks into valuable materials such as pharmaceuticals in a way that dependably creates the same chemical bonds and orientations. UT...
7-Jul-2017 4:05 PM EDT Add to Favorites

Combo Immunotherapy May Herald New Standard of Care for Kidney Cancer

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Combination therapy with two immunotherapy drugs produces an unprecedented doubling of response rates from 20 percent to 40 percent, a new study shows.
5-Jul-2017 4:05 PM 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.
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