Latest news from Baylor College of Medicine
Fetal therapy for severe diaphragmatic hernia shown feasible Feb 3, 2017 Baylor College of Medicine and Texas Children’s Hospital have the largest experience in the U.S for treating severe congenital diaphragmatic hernia with FETO.
$3.3M effort to map human genome’s intricate folding pattern Feb 2, 2017 The NIH announced eight mapping centers, including one at Baylor, will help lead the next four-year phase of its project to identify all of the functional elements contained in the human genome.
New treatment options will bring tears to your eyes Feb 2, 2017 New specialized treatments available at the Alkek Eye Center in the Cullen Eye Institute at Baylor College of Medicine are helping patients with dry eyes see clearly again.
Matters of the Heart Feb 1, 2017 Doctors at Baylor College of Medicine have answers to some commonly asked questions to help jump starting your path to a healthy heart.
Expert explains importance of respecting other cultures Jan 30, 2017 Dr. Asim Shah offers tips on how people can learn more about different cultures.
Researchers find Zika virus replicates in placental trophoblasts Jan 27, 2017 Findings lend hope to the possibility that care providers could use existing prenatal diagnostic techniques to detect the Zika virus and find a way to stop its spread to the fetus.
Super Bowl evokes special memories for orthopedic surgeon Jan 26, 2017 Dr. Mark Adickes recalls his experience of being on the Washington Redskins at the 1992 Super Bowl.
Researcher contributes to project to help cancer diagnosis Jan 26, 2017 An international research group including Baylor College of Medicine has received a Catalyst Award to investigate ways of bringing new and improved cancer diagnostic tests to primary care practitioners.
Baylor geneticist receives Polish Presidential Scholar Award Jan 26, 2017 Dr. Pawel Stankiewicz was honored with the Polish Presidential Scholar Award of Full Professor, the highest scientific title in Poland.
Study shows link between Hepatitis C virus, multiple cancers Jan 26, 2017 Dr. Jennifer Kramer and colleagues examine the link between HCV and other cancers within the U.S. elderly population.