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UT Southwestern Acquires Next-Generation Microscopes to Create Whole Brain Imaging Facility

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UT Southwestern Medical Center’s Texas Institute for Brain Injury and Repair (TIBIR) has acquired a pair of TissueCyte 1000 microscopes, the latest generation in serial two-photon laser imaging, as a centerpiece of its new Whole Brain Microscopy...
17-Apr-2015 11:05 AM EDT

April 2015 Health and Wellness Tips from UT Southwestern

UT Southwestern Medical Center physicians say substituting avocado for unhealthy fats in your diet can help reduce cholesterol, which can cause fatty deposits called atherosclerotic plaque that clog the coronary arteries providing blood to the...
14-Apr-2015 11:05 AM EDT

UT Southwestern Researchers Lead Collaborative Charge to Uncover Genetic Diversity of Pancreatic Cancer

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A genetic analysis led by UT Southwestern Medical Center researchers suggests that most pancreatic cancers harbor genetic alterations that could be targeted by existing drugs, using their genetic features as a roadmap for treatment. The findings...
8-Apr-2015 4:05 PM EDT

Physicians Pioneer the Use of Stereotactic Body Radiation for Deadly Kidney Cancer Complication

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UT Southwestern Medical Center Kidney Cancer Program investigators have published what is believed to be the first reported successful use of stereotactic body radiation therapy for an often deadly complication of kidney cancer.
7-Apr-2015 10:05 AM EDT

Three UTSW Faculty Elected as New Members of the American Society for Clinical Investigation

Dr. Jay Horton, Professor of Internal Medicine and of Molecular Genetics at UT Southwestern Medical Center, has been elected a Councilor of The American Society for Clinical Investigation (ASCI), one of the nation’s oldest and most prestigious...
3-Apr-2015 2:05 PM EDT

Lung Transplant at UT Southwestern Breathes New Life Into Father’s World

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At 77, John Bunton rode a ski lift up a mountain near Ogden, Utah, and spent an hour hiking around at 11,000 feet, admiring the craggy scenery and breathing in deeply the crisp mountain air. In June, he plans to walk his daughter down the aisle
30-Mar-2015 3:05 PM EDT

Number of Births May Affect Mom’s Future Heart Health, UT Southwestern Cardiologists Find

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Women who give birth to four or more children are more likely to have cardiovascular changes that can be early indicators of heart disease than women who have fewer children, new research by UT Southwestern Medical Center cardiologists finds.
23-Mar-2015 11:05 AM EDT

Biomedical Research Building Named in Honor of UTSW President Emeritus Dr. C. Kern Wildenthal

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UT Southwestern Medical Center’s newest biomedical research building is being named in honor of Dr. C. Kern Wildenthal, President Emeritus and Professor of Medicine Emeritus, who served more than two decades as UT Southwestern’s second President
19-Mar-2015 3:05 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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