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Student plant experiment takes root in International Space Station, classroomsSep 21, 2011
Plants in Space project allows students, teachers to examine root growth in space to plants in classrooms.
Angola sickle cell disease program begins pilot phaseSep 20, 2011
Phase very important step forward in establishing a comprehensive national program for sickle cell disease.
Flu vaccine protects from all viruses currently circulating in Southern HemisphereSep 19, 2011
Healthy individuals between the age of 2 and 49 can get the nasal spray vaccine.
Teen Clinic program for fathers aimed at boosting financial securityJul 25, 2011
Baylor Teen Health Clinic program works with young dads to help them improve their financial knowledge and security.
HISD teachers become students at Baylor College of MedicineJul 25, 2011
Approximately 250 elementary school teachers from more than 100 HISD schools are participating in the intensive, 10-day training program.
Penny receives Vietnam's highest health honorJul 20, 2011
Dr. Daniel Penny, leader of pediatric cardiology at BCM, receives highest health honor from Vietnam Health Ministry for his pioneering work.
Campers wanted for fifth annual Kamp K'aanaJun 10, 2011
Baylor College of Medicine, Texas Children's are recruiting for weight management summer camp.
BCM, Texas Children's announce recruitment of Dr. Peter Hotez and team in major advance to develop vaccines for the world's poorJun 8, 2011
Hotez: We will be making an unprecedented assault on the diseases of poverty in the world.
Don't let pools, lakes, beaches make you sickJun 2, 2011
Baylor College of Medicine experts provides tips for staying safe around pools, lakes, and beaches this summer.
BCM enrolling patients for Myasthenia Gravis study evaluating investigational studyMay 27, 2011
Baylor College of Medicine study on Myasthenia Gravis seeks volunteers diagnosed with this disorder.