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.
Slow eating could lead to better holiday dining decisions Nov 20, 2013 Want to make better eating decisions this holiday season? Slow down, according to an expert at Baylor College of Medicine.
Higher risk of cardiovascular disease in African-Americans may stem from hyperactive platelets Nov 10, 2013 Research important in understanding how to use certain drugs and how to personalize drugs based on patient information.
Healthy choices can help reduce cardiovascular disease risks Oct 23, 2013 Baylor College of Medicine expert offers tips to reduce cardiovascular risks.
Blood test on horizon to detect aortic aneurysm, dissection Sep 19, 2013 Baylor part of team that has developed a blood test to provide a faster and simpler way to diagnose and monitor deadly aortic aneurysms and dissections.