New center at Baylor College of Medicine to boost metabolomics research Dec 5, 2014 Baylor College of Medicine and Agilent Technologies Inc. have teamed up to create a new center to advance research and training in metabolomics.
Dr. Peter Hotez named U.S. Science Envoy Dec 4, 2014 Dr. Peter Hotez, professor and dean of the National School of Tropical Medicine at Baylor College of Medicine, has been named by the U.S. Department of State as one of four eminent scientists who will serve as a U.S. Science Envoy beginning in January 2015
Facial hair brings awareness to unique medical approaches, treatments at Baylor College of Medicine Nov 14, 2014 The Movember and No-Shave November movements have men’s health in their crosshairs, and Baylor College of Medicine is doing its part to raise awareness by providing individualized, tailored approaches to prostate cancer screening and erectile dysfunction.
Comfort trumps fashion this holiday season Nov 10, 2014 Baylor College of Medicine foot and ankle surgeon says wearing high heels too often can lead to problems such as forefoot pain and ankle sprains.
'Pacemaker for the tongue' offers minimally-invasive, less painful approach in sleep apnea treatment Nov 10, 2014 Dr. Mas Takashima will be the first sleep surgeon in Houston to perform the hypoglossal nerve stimulator procedure to treat sleep apnea.
Theory behind increasing fruit and vegetable consumption does not determine reality Nov 7, 2014 When it comes to increasing fruit and vegetable consumption in children, theory does not necessarily determine reality, according to researchers.
Vision for Mars Challenge: A unique opportunity for ophthalmology companies Nov 6, 2014 Vision for Mars Challenge launched to help identify and advance medical technologies for ocular health in space through collaboration and funding support.
Roundtable addresses future of translational research Oct 31, 2014 College hosted a roundtable discussion focused on barriers, challenges and possibilities shaping translational research.
Baylor, Miraca Holdings agree to joint venture on clinical genetic testing Oct 31, 2014 Baylor Miraca Genetics Laboratories will be built on Baylor’s existing Medical Genetics Laboratories, which engages in clinical laboratory genetic testing.
Dr. Massimo Pietropaolo named McNair Scholar Oct 27, 2014 World renowned physician-scientist in type 1 diabetes research, Dr. Massimo Pietropaolo, has been named McNair Scholar at Baylor College of Medicine.