Add to Favorites Newsroom RSS Share
Dallas, TX USA

Our News on Newswise

Autism Therapy: Social Behavior Restored via Brain Stimulation


Scientists are examining the feasibility of treating autistic children with neuromodulation after a new study showed social impairments can be corrected by brain stimulation.
13-Dec-2017 10:05 AM EST Add to Favorites

HIPEC Cancer Treatment Allows Woman’s Race for Life to Run Its Course


Having battled cancer twice – the latest round using a new chemotherapy/surgery combo – Deborah Sexauer is racing to celebrate the many obstacles she’s had to conquer along the way.
12-Dec-2017 3:50 PM EST Add to Favorites

CLOCK Gene May Hold Answers to Human Brain Evolution


A gene controlling our biological clocks plays a vital role in regulating human-specific genes important to brain evolution. The findings from the O’Donnell Brain Institute open new paths of research into how CLOCK proteins produced by the CLOCK...
6-Dec-2017 11:05 AM EST Add to Favorites

Nobel Prize: Circadian Rhythm Field Poised for Medical Advances


The field of circadian rhythms is being recognized with a Nobel Prize this year for the discovery of a fruit fly gene controlling the biological clock. But a series of more recent advancements – notably the first circadian gene in mammals...
6-Dec-2017 11:05 AM EST Add to Favorites

UTSW Researchers Identify Possible New Way to Treat Parasitic Infections

UT Southwestern Medical Center researchers have identified a chemical that suppresses the lethal form of a parasitic infection caused by roundworms that affects up to 100 million people and usually causes only mild symptoms.
5-Dec-2017 10:05 AM EST Add to Favorites

Researchers Devise Improved Gene-Editing Process for Duchenne Muscular Dystrophy

Regenerative medicine researchers at UT Southwestern Medical Center developed an improved and simplified gene-editing technique using CRISPR/Cas9 tools to correct a common mutation that causes Duchenne muscular dystrophy.
29-Nov-2017 2:05 PM EST Add to Favorites

UTSW Scientists Take Early Step to Personalized Breast Cancer Care


UT Southwestern Medical Center researchers have developed a method to map protein changes that occur in different subtypes of breast cancer cells in response to DNA damage from a new class of chemotherapy drugs.
28-Nov-2017 5:05 PM EST Add to Favorites

Critical Link Between Obesity and Diabetes Identified


UT Southwestern researchers have identified a major mechanism by which obesity causes type 2 diabetes, which is a common complication of being overweight that afflicts more than 30 million Americans and over 400 million people worldwide.
27-Nov-2017 5:05 PM EST Add to Favorites

Our Experts on Newswise

Texas Health, UT Southwestern kick off new health care campus in Collin County


Texas Health Resources and UT Southwestern Medical Center joined today with Frisco city leaders to kick off a construction project that will bring an acute care hospital and multispecialty clinic complex to this rapidly growing part of Collin...
30-Aug-2017 11:05 AM EDT

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

Our YouTube Videos

Chat now!