Latest news from Baylor College of Medicine
Cardio disease patients sought for high triglycerides study Today The mechanisms that control triglycerides are now the target for a new clinical trial at Baylor College of Medicine looking to lower high triglyceride levels in people diagnosed with cardiovascular disease.
Partnership gala raises more than $2.7M for mental health Today The Partnership for Baylor College of Medicine’s 2018 gala, “Texas on My Mind,” celebrated Baylor’s 75 years in Houston and raised more than $2.7 million to support mental health programs.
Ethicists: access needed after brain implant clinical trials Yesterday In new research from Baylor College of Medicine, the ethical questions surrounding what happens to trial participants when these trials end are examined.
Fruit fly study identifies new gene linked to aortic aneurysms Yesterday An interdisciplinary team of researchers has identified a new gene linked to human aortic aneurysms.
Study finds use of mobile app improved physician lab test ordering and diagnosis Yesterday Researchers from Baylor College of Medicine and the CDC evaluated whether a mobile app could improve diagnostic and test ordering decisions of physicians.
Hippo pathway found essential to heart development Apr 23, 2018 Using a technology that provides a ‘high-resolution view’ of the status of individual cells, a team of researchers has gained new insights into the embryonic development of the mouse heart.
Scientists seek to sequence genomes of all known species Apr 23, 2018 An international group of researchers, including researchers from Baylor College of Medicine, seek to sequence every known species that calls planet Earth home.
Study shows promise for donor lung preservation device Apr 19, 2018 A study found that a portable device can improve results for donor lung transportation compared to standard ice preservation of a during .
Infection or allergies? What to know about springtime sinus Apr 19, 2018 Spring has sprung and with it comes an increase in allergies and even sinus infections. Our expert says knowing the difference between allergies and sinus infections is important in getting the right treatment.
Student awarded fellowship through New Americans Program Apr 18, 2018 The Paul & Daisy Soros Fellowships for New Americans announced its 2018 fellows including Baylor College of Medicine M.D./Ph.D. student Muhammad Saad Shamim.