Baylor neuroscientist’s series premieres on PBS Oct 13, 2015 Dr. David Eagleman hosts a six-part weekly series on PBS taking viewers on a visual journey into the workings of the brain, focusing on what makes us think and feel.
Angola Sickle Cell Initiative receives continued support from Chevron Oct 12, 2015 Chevron has renewed its commitment to the Angola Sickle Cell Initiative with an additional $5 million in funding over five years.
3D mammography most effective technology available for breast cancer screening Oct 9, 2015 Three-dimensional digital breast tomography, or 3D mammography, is the most effective technology available for early detection of breast cancer, said experts in the Lester and Sue Smith Breast Center at Baylor College of Medicine.
Baylor College of Medicine receives $1.5 million from The Paul G. Allen Ebola Program for enhanced smart pod Oct 7, 2015 Baylor Global Initiatives will use funding from the grant to design the layout for pharmacy, laboratory and triage pod prototypes that are rapidly deployable to areas where this type of emergency relief is needed.
New microsurgery for early stage GI cancer patients Sep 17, 2015 A new endoscopic microsurgery known as endoscopic submucosal dissection (ESD), offers a non-invasive approach to removing small gastrointestinal tumors by removing them in layers.
Baylor College of Medicine among world’s most innovative universities Sep 17, 2015 Baylor College of Medicine has landed a spot on Reuters Top 100 list of most innovative universities in the world.
Patients with prolonged, undiagnosed medical conditions can sign up online for new national program seeking answers Sep 16, 2015 Online applications are now being accepted for a National Institutes of Health program that will seek to solve mysterious medical conditions with a genetic basis.
Experts say now is the time to be vaccinated against the flu Sep 16, 2015 Baylor expert says flu vaccination provides direct benefit to those who are vaccinated and starts to provide indirect benefits to those who are not vaccinated but are vulnerable.
Baylor College of Medicine’s Wellness 5K Race/Walk to take place this October Sep 15, 2015 The 4th annual Baylor College of Medicine Wellness 5K Race and Walk will take place Saturday, Oct. 10, at 8:30 a.m.
Tips help students make successful college transition Aug 20, 2015 Back-to-school takes on new meaning for students heading off to college, and our experts offer some helpful tips to help with the new transition.