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Researchers Obtain Key Insights Into How the Internal Body Clock Is Tuned


Researchers at UT Southwestern Medical Center have found a new way that internal body clocks are regulated by a type of molecule known as long non-coding RNA.
18-Aug-2014 3:00 PM EDT

Applying New Cholesterol Guidelines to a Patient Population Reduces Heart Attacks, Strokes


A study from UT Southwestern Medical Center researchers found that recently introduced cholesterol guidelines would significantly reduce new cardiovascular events, when compared to treatment based on previous cholesterol guidelines.
18-Aug-2014 11:00 AM EDT

New Gene Editing Method Shows Promising Results for Correcting Muscular Dystrophy


UT Southwestern Medical Center researchers successfully used a new gene editing method to correct a mutation that leads to Duchenne muscular dystrophy (DMD) in a mouse model of the condition.
14-Aug-2014 2:00 PM EDT

Medicinal Oil Reduces Debilitating Epileptic Seizures Associated with Glut 1 Deficiency, Trial Shows


A rare metabolic disease that caused hundreds of seizures daily for 6-year-old Chloe Olivarez is now significantly under control as part of a clinical trial led by Dr. Juan Pascual that uses a medicinal oil for treatment.
11-Aug-2014 4:00 PM EDT

CRI Scientists Pinpoint Gene Likely to Promote Childhood Cancers


Researchers at the Children’s Medical Center Research Institute at UT Southwestern (CRI) have identified a gene that contributes to the development of several childhood cancers, in a study conducted with mice designed to model the cancers
11-Aug-2014 11:00 AM EDT

Ten Highly Cited UT Southwestern Researchers Among 2014 World’s Most Influential Scientific Minds


Ten UT Southwestern Medical Center researchers are among the most highly cited researchers in the U.S., earning them a place on Thomson Reuters’ 2014 list of the World’s Most Influential Scientific Minds.
28-Jul-2014 2:00 PM EDT

UT Southwestern Cancer Researchers Identify Irreversible Inhibitor for KRAS Gene Mutation Involved in Lung, Colon, and Pancreatic Cancers


UT Southwestern Medical Center cancer researchers have found a molecule that selectively and irreversibly interferes with the activity of a mutated cancer gene common in 30 percent of tumors.
28-Jul-2014 1:00 PM EDT

UT Southwestern Researchers Uncover New Brain Pathways for Understanding Type 2 Diabetes and Obesity


Researchers at UT Southwestern Medical Center have identified neural pathways that increase understanding of how the brain regulates body weight, energy expenditure, and blood glucose levels – a discovery that can lead to new therapies for...
25-Jul-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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