Ovarian Cancer Research Fund grant to start gynecologic cancer patient support program May 27, 2014 Drs. Marian Yvette Williams-Brown and Celestine Tung receive a $50,000 grant from the organization to initiate the Woman to Woman Program at Baylor.
Grant funds research into connection between birth defects, childhood cancer May 1, 2014 Dr. Philip Lupo of Baylor College of Medicine has been awarded a grant from Alex’s Lemonade Stand Foundation for his research that explores the intersection between childhood cancer and birth defects.
Enzyme presents drug target to rare lung disease Apr 1, 2014 Baylor researchers find an enzyme may provide a new way to attack lymphangioleiomyomatosis, a rare lung disease predominately affects women.
Research on rare blood disorder leads to diagnostic test, potential new therapies Mar 20, 2014 A recent study by researchers, including those from Baylor and the Histiocytosis Program at Texas Children’s Cancer Center, has uncovered important advances in the understanding of a rare blood disorder called Langerhans cell histiocytosis.
Simple steps to prevent colon cancer Mar 20, 2014 Our expert offers five simple steps to help prevent colon cancer.
Study profiles parents’ attitudes on genomic studies, data sharing and privacy Mar 11, 2014 Baylor researchers find parents are more concerned about the future risk to their child, when considering enrollment in genetic studies.
Baylor College of Medicine awarded $3.7 million in new wave of state cancer funding Feb 20, 2014 Researchers from the NCI-designated Dan L. Duncan Cancer Center at Baylor College of Medicine have received an additional $3.7 million in research grants in the newest round of funding announced by the Cancer Prevention and Research Institute of Texas.
Dr. Malcolm Brenner recipient of Pediatric Blood and Marrow Transplant Consortium Lifetime Achievement Award Feb 13, 2014 Renowned cell and gene therapy researcher Dr. Malcolm Brenner has been named a recipient of the Pediatric Blood and Marrow Transplant Consortium’s Lifetime Achievement Award.
Maestro coregulator SRC-2 orchestrates metabolism and circadian rhythm Feb 13, 2014 Baylor researchers find steroid receptor coactivator-2, a master molecule, synchronizes whole-body metabolism with circadian rhythm.
Tools produce different answers in microRNA profiles Feb 5, 2014 Baylor researchers find the choice of tools in genomic profiling can make a difference in microRNAs.