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Summer precautions for diabeticsJun 25, 2015
Diabetics have a more serious risk for dehydration and should take extra precautions during summertime heat, according to our experts.
Baylor College of Medicine recruiting for long-term study of diabetes drug effectivenessSep 22, 2014
Volunteers needed for groundbreaking study to establish benefits, risks of taking certain medications with metformin, used for treating type 2 diabetes.
Lack of skeletal muscle transcription factor MondoA turns mice into mini-Usain BoltsSep 18, 2014
When mice lack MondoA, a transcription factor that mediates response to glucose, they become the “Usain Bolts” of the mouse world, sprinting faster than their normal counterparts.
HIV-1 accessory protein helps induce metabolic defectsNov 27, 2013
Baylor researchers find addressing the mechanisms mediated by Vpr might help HIV patients with the complications of insulin resistance, fatty liver, diabetes and heart disease.
Society for Endocrinology awards O'Malley 2014 Dale MedalNov 15, 2013
The award is the Society for Endocrinology's highest award given to a scientist who has changed the understanding of endocrinology in a fundamental way.
Dr. Sophia Tsai, Dr. Ming-Jer Tsai receive Outstanding Achievement in Endocrine Science AwardNov 7, 2013
The couple, long-time scientists at BCM and stalwarts in their department, are major contributors to the field of nuclear receptors in development and diseases.
Scott Hamilton to keynote pituitary awareness eventSep 3, 2013
Figure skater Scott Hamilton is teaming up with Baylor College of Medicine to bring awareness to pituitary tumors including craniopharyngiomas and pituitary adenomas, as well as other pituitary disorders.
BCM to serve as data center for NIH Extracellular RNA Communication InitiativeAug 13, 2013
Baylor College of Medicine will serve as the official data coordination center for a new National Institutes of Health initiative project on extracellular RNA communication and its role in human disease.
Correcting glutathione deficiency improves impaired mitochondrial fat burning, insulin resistance in agingApr 2, 2013
Research could open possibilities to improve metabolic health in older people.
Pancreatic injury does not evoke progenitors of insulin-producing cellFeb 27, 2013
Baylor College of Medicine researchers among those to find that pancreatic injury does not evoke progenitors of insulin-producing cell.