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Diabetic kidney failure follows a 'ROCK'y roadFeb 7, 2012
Protein identified by BCM researchers linked to progression of kidney disease.
Researchers identify three subtypes of bladder cancerJan 17, 2012
Technique may help identify patients with more aggressive subtypes of bladder cancer.
Don't let incontinence inconvenience youAug 23, 2011
Baylor College of Medicine urogynecologist explains incontinence, its causes, and treatments.
Coburn named chair of urologyMar 24, 2011
Dr. Michael Coburn named chair of Scott Department of Urology at BCM.
Men with low testosterone, erectile dysfunction may improve sexual function with testosterone gelsNov 12, 2010
Testosterone levels play important role in sexual function.
BCM researchers leading efforts in bladder cancer researchJul 12, 2010
BCM researchers focus on new drugs and the biology of the bladder for bladder cancer research.
Older men with smoking history needed for bladder cancer screening studyJul 12, 2010
Men over 60 who have smoked for at least 20 years needed for national bladder cancer screening study.
New imagining dye may improve early detection of bladder cancerJul 12, 2010
Bladder cancer can be detected early through use of special dye.
Early Diagnosis key in managing, treating bladder cancerJul 12, 2010
Bladder cancer is highly treatable and curable when detected early enough.
Bladder cancer 'coaches' could help patients navigate diseaseJul 12, 2010
Experience bladder cancer patients could help new patients manage treatment
New markers define deadly form of prostate cancerJun 1, 2010
Tissue and nerve around prostate cancer contain clues to identify at-risk patients
BCM scientist receives creativity award for prostate cancer researchMay 14, 2010
Dr. Gustavo Ayala awarded a Creativity Award for prostrate cancer research.
'Bladder pacemaker' helps control urinary problemsMar 24, 2010
Patients with bladder control problems may benefit from an implantable device.