Latest news from Baylor College of Medicine
Expert offers tips on developing good mechanics for throwing sports Apr 4, 2016 Training the whole body, with a focus on core strength, is important for throwing sports, according to Dr. Theodore Shybut, sports medicine expert and assistant professor of orthopedic surgery at Baylor College of Medicine.
Heslop named director of Center for Cell and Gene Therapy Apr 1, 2016 The Baylor College of Medicine Board of Trustees named Dr. Helen Heslop as director of the Center for Cell and Gene Therapy.
Children's Hospital of San Antonio to welcome pediatric residents Mar 31, 2016 Ten physicians from all over the country will complete their pediatric residency training at The Children’s Hospital of San Antonio through Baylor College of Medicine’s pediatric residency program.
Monthly genetic series focuses on new perspectives on reducing stress in parents of children with developmental disabilities Mar 31, 2016 Coping with stress while parenting individuals with intellectual and developmental disabilities is the topic of the next Evenings with Genetics on April 11, 2016.
Born to run? Study suggests love of exercise starts in the womb Mar 31, 2016 Baylor College of Medicine researchers have discovered that female mice that voluntarily exercise during pregnancy have offspring that are more physically active as adults.
New research supports previous findings in the placental microbiome Mar 30, 2016 A new study has shed light on the role of bacteria in the placenta (or afterbirth) and its membranes that surround the fetus during pregnancy and preterm birth.
History of chicken pox may reduce risk of brain cancer later in life Mar 30, 2016 The chicken pox may offer some positive health benefits later in life, experts believe – a reduced risk for developing glioma, a type of brain cancer.
Eighth Annual Joan and Stanford Alexander Award in Psychiatry honors Dr. Richard Kogan Mar 29, 2016 Dr. Richard Kogan, clinical professor of psychiatry at Weill Cornell Medical College and artistic director of the Weill Cornell Music and Medicine Program, will receive this year’s Joan and Stanford Alexander Award in Psychiatry.
Nobel Laureate to speak at McNair Symposium Mar 28, 2016 Nobel Laureate Dr. Christiane Nüsslein-Volhard will present her latest research on evolutionary development at this year’s Fifth Annual McNair Symposium.
One atom can make a difference: Hydrogen-bonding pairing helps design better drugs to neutralize gut bacterial infections Mar 25, 2016 Researchers at Baylor College of Medicine have discovered that changing one atom in InsP6 can increase its ability to neutralize the toxins in Clostridium difficile Infections.