Cell and Gene Therapy News

Rebuilding blood vessels through gene therapyDec 20, 2012
Study give insight into safety, effectiveness of gene therapy to rebuild blood vessels in patients living with coronary artery disease.
BCM's Gottschalk receives NIH transformative research awardSep 27, 2012
Award supports work to discover new ways to mobilize the immune system to kill cancer cells.
BCM launches Cancer Exome Sequencing testSep 4, 2012
Cancer exome sequencing will provide a comprehensive profile of acquired mutations in tumor tissue.
Developmental function of transcription factor conserved in human white matter disordersMay 31, 2012
BCM researchers look to pinpoint developmental process of some neurological conditions.
Congenital adrenal hyperplasia focus of monthly genetic seriesMay 3, 2012
Genetic disorder of adrenal gland will be the topic of May 8 'Evening with Genetics".
Dr. Malcolm Brenner research named in 10 best of 2012Apr 18, 2012
Director of BCM's Center for Cell and Gene Therapy receive recognition for stem cell transplant research.
New BCM McNair Scholar applies stem cell technology to advance diabetes researchApr 17, 2012
Dr. Malgorzata Borowiak has been named Baylor College of Medicine's fifth McNair Scholar.
Loss of enzyme stymies differentiation of blood-forming cellsDec 4, 2011
Study finds lack or mutation of gene creates abundance of stem cells and lack of blood cells, implications for people with myeloid leukemia.
Five top scientists to receive DeBakey Research AwardsJun 7, 2011
Baylor College of Medicine scientists to receive the annual Michael E. DeBakey M.D., Excellence in Research Awards.
Extensive protein interaction network controls gene regulationMay 20, 2011
Baylor College of Medicine scientists identified and classified virtually all the transcription coregulators in human cells.