Blood pressure and injury to the heart: new insights based on blood markers Oct 31, 2014 Research consortium finds levels of certain proteins measured with a new test help identify individuals who have similar blood pressures but different risks for developing heart failure, heart attacks or stroke in the future.
More research needed on patient misperceptions regarding heart procedures May 2, 2014 Study finds patients still have many misperceptions about life-saving heart procedures.
Protein expression gets the heart pumping Apr 22, 2014 Baylor researchers find the days and weeks following birth are full of cellular changes that play a role in the structure and function of the heart.
Baylor experts share heart healthy tips Feb 3, 2014 Knowing where you stand in terms of cholesterol, blood pressure, and weight is an important part of starting a healthy lifestyle and preventing heart ailments.
Molecular understanding of atrial fibrillation progression may enable earlier treatment Jan 13, 2014 An international team of researchers led by those at Baylor College of Medicine think atrial fibrillation occurs at the molecular level.
Myotonic dystrophy disrupts normal control of gene expression in the heart Jan 9, 2014 Baylor research finds heart problems in myotonic dystrophy stem from disruption of a network that controls bits of genetic material (microRNAs) that fine-tune protein expression.
Bold new alliance among Houston’s leading health care providers to transform care delivery in the region Jan 7, 2014 Three of the region’s leading medical institutions – Baylor College of Medicine, CHI St. Luke’s Health and the Texas Heart® Institute – have significantly expanded and enhanced their long-standing educational, clinical and research affiliations.
FAQ on Baylor, CHI non-profit joint venture Jan 7, 2014 Get more information on the recently announced non-profit joint venture between Baylor and CHI St. Luke's Health with these frequently asked questions.
Baylor College of Medicine, CHI St. Luke’s Health, Texas Heart Institute collaboration: Executive biographies Jan 7, 2014 Learn more about the executives at Baylor College of Medicine, CHI St. Luke's Health and Texas Heart Institute.
HIV-1 accessory protein helps induce metabolic defects Nov 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.