Latest news from Baylor College of Medicine
- Study shows vaccination decreases rotavirus ratesJan 12, 2015
- Study by Baylor and Texas Children’s researchers shows that a vaccine for rotavirus in infants reduces the rates of infection.
- Study looks at effect of diet on prostate cancer progressionJan 9, 2015
- Recent studies suggest that nutrients found primarily in vegetables and fruits can help lower the risk of prostate cancer.
- A “null” gene and one that is just a little inactive are the recipe for scoliosisJan 8, 2015
- Research led by Baylor finds "null" gene and one that is just a little inactive results in a child born with a curved spine – congenital scoliosis.
- Safely, slowly introduce new workout routinesJan 5, 2015
- Sports medicine expert Dr. Theodore Shybut offers tips on how to safely participate in new exercises in the new year.
- Dr. Atul Chopra named Caroline Wiess Law ScholarDec 31, 2014
Dr. Atul Chopra has been named a Caroline Wiess Law Scholar, an award designated to recruit and retain accomplished, young physician-scientists.
- Grant supports research on potential immunotherapy treatment for neuroblastomaDec 30, 2014
Dr. Leonid Metelitsa, named among inaugural recipients of the Bio-therapeutics Impact Award from Alex’s Lemonade Stand.
- Obesity, acid reflux precursors for esophageal cancerDec 29, 2014
New review examines latest developments in the risk factors, pathologies, diagnosis and treatment of esophageal cancers.
- In the midst of flu season, it’s not too late to be vaccinatedDec 19, 2014
- It’s not too late to be vaccinated and protected against the influenza virus, according to an expert at Baylor College of Medicine.
- Dr. Brendan Lee named chair of genetics at Baylor College of MedicineDec 19, 2014
- Lee has been serving as interim chair since June of this year. He succeeds Dr. Arthur Beaudet, who continues as a professor of molecular and human genetics, molecular and cellular biology and pediatrics at the College.
- Pregnancy safety while travelingDec 18, 2014
Baylor College of Medicine obstetrician and gynecologist expert offers traveling tips for women with uncomplicated pregnancies.