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Researchers ID Network of Neurons Crucial for Vocal Learning

Researchers have identified a network of neurons that plays a vital role in learning vocalizations by aiding communication between motor and auditory regions of the brain.
27-Jun-2017 1:05 PM EDT Add to Favorites

Skin Cell Model Advances Study of Genetic Mutation Linked to Heart Disease, Stroke Risk

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Using a new skin cell model, researchers have overcome a barrier that previously prevented the study of living tissue from people at risk for early heart disease and stroke. This research could lead to a new understanding of disease progression in...
26-Jun-2017 4:55 PM EDT Add to Favorites

Whatever Your Skin Tone, Spread on the Sunscreen

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No matter what the color of your skin, UT Southwestern cancer experts recommend wearing sunscreen.
26-Jun-2017 4:05 PM EDT Add to Favorites

Seafood Poisoning Bug Thwarts a Key Host Defense by Attacking the Cell’s Cytoskeleton

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The leading cause of acute gastroenteritis linked to eating raw seafood disarms a key host defense system in a novel way: It paralyzes a cell’s skeleton, or cytoskeleton.
22-Jun-2017 2:05 PM EDT Add to Favorites

Study Answers Why Ketamine Helps Depression, Offers Target for Safer Therapy

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UT Southwestern Medical Center scientists have identified a key protein that helps trigger ketamine’s rapid antidepressant effects in the brain, a crucial step to developing alternative treatments to the controversial drug being dispensed in a...
21-Jun-2017 3:05 PM EDT Add to Favorites

UTSW, UT Advanced Computing Center Share Big-Data Tools in Fight Against Cancer, Infectious Diseases

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UT Southwestern scientists who created a powerful analytic weapon in the fight against cancer and infectious diseases are making that tool available for free via a web-based portal.
20-Jun-2017 11:50 AM EDT Add to Favorites

Researchers Identify Best Treatment for Iron Deficiency Anemia in Children

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Researchers in the Department of Pediatrics at UT Southwestern Medical Center have identified the most effective treatment approach for children diagnosed with iron-deficiency anemia (IDA).
20-Jun-2017 10:05 AM EDT Add to Favorites

Strategy of Hope: Patients Try Creative Approaches to Fight Brain Cancer

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Dennis Kothmann jots several numbers on a clipboard then pauses, his pen frozen on the last figure. His eyebrows furrow and he quietly mouths a calculation.
13-Jun-2017 10:05 AM 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.
4-Apr-2008 1:00 PM EDT

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