Latest news from Baylor College of Medicine

Baylor College of Medicine ethics researcher awarded NIH grant for study of citizen scienceOct 13, 2016
Christi Guerrini has been awarded the Research Scientist Development Award from the National Institutes of Health to support her study of citizen science.
Baylor College of Medicine researcher and collaborators awarded grant through NIH BRAIN InitiativeOct 13, 2016
Dr. Wayne Goodman and his collaborators were awarded a grant to support research toward developing a new generation of deep brain stimulation (DBS) technology.
Missed menstrual periods could indicate polycystic ovarian syndromeOct 12, 2016
Dr. Amy Schutt discusses polycystic ovarian syndrome, a common reason for missed or irregular periods.
$27.9 million from NIH to support Baylor’s Knockout Mouse ProjectOct 12, 2016
NIH grant renewal supports Knockout Mouse Project that generates modified mice and establishes primary phenotype analysis as a resource for researchers world-wide. 
Baylor College of Medicine’s Wellness 5K Race/Walk to take place Oct. 22Oct 11, 2016
Medical students at Baylor College of Medicine want to bring the Houston community together at the 5th annual Wellness 5K Race and Walk on Oct. 22, 2016.
Baylor researchers receive grant from NIMH to develop drug to treat PTSD hyperarousalOct 10, 2016
A grant from the National Institute of Mental Health will be used to research and develop a drug that may mitigate hyperarousal in patients with PTSD.
Baylor College of Medicine Honors Breast Cancer Awareness MonthOct 10, 2016
Baylor College of Medicine will host a special panel discussion in honor of Metastatic Breast Cancer Awareness Day on Oct. 13.
Directional deep brain stimulation for movement disorders now being usedOct 7, 2016
Baylor College of Medicine doctors are now using a recently FDA-approved, directional deep brain stimulation system with current steering capabilities to treat movement disorders like Parkinson’s disease.
Study reveals potential new strategy to prevent Alzheimer’s diseaseOct 6, 2016
Taking a pill that prevents the accumulation of toxic molecules in the brain might someday help prevent or delay Alzheimer’s disease, according to a new study.
Baylor College of Medicine announces 14th annual Michael E. DeBakey Medical Student Poetry AwardsOct 5, 2016
Baylor College of Medicine announces the 13th Annual Michael E. DeBakey Medical Student Poetry Awards.