Latest news from Baylor College of Medicine
Altered gene regulation is more widespread in cancer than expected Jul 10, 2018 A team of researchers conducted a large-scale study that provides new insights into the mechanisms that can lead to cancer.
New test gives better risk prediction for heart attack, stroke Jul 5, 2018 Baylor College of Medicine researchers have found that testing a specific type of triglyceride may be a better indicator for predicting risk of cardiovascular disease and stroke compared to traditional risk factors.
How good bacteria keeps your gut healthy Jul 3, 2018 New research reveals a cellular mechanism by which good bacteria can help the gut stay healthy.
Mutations in gene TRAF7 associated with multisystem disorder Jun 28, 2018 A team of researchers find that mutations in TRAF7 are likely associated with a multisystem disorder.
Baylor launches community breast cancer education event Jun 27, 2018 Baylor College of Medicine has launched Breast Cancer Conversations, a quarterly educational event designed to inform the public about what’s new in breast cancer.
Carbohydrates in infant formula shape gut metabolites profile Jun 26, 2018 A team of researchers report an association between the type of carbohydrates in formula; the products of metabolism or metabolites; and the risk of NEC in a piglet model of the human condition.
Engineered T cells made to recognize tumor-specific patterns Jun 26, 2018 Researchers have found a new way to ensure that engineered T cells can reliably discriminate between normal and malignant cells.
What to know about protecting your eyes this summer Jun 25, 2018 From swimming at the pool to taking in fireworks displays, your eyes are sure to be exposed to sun and other hazards. An expert at Baylor College of Medicine shares her advice on ways to protect your eyes while still enjoying summer activities.
Traveling doesn’t have to be a pain this summer Jun 21, 2018 An expert at Baylor College of Medicine says the key to a pain-free vacation is to create a plan for the trip ahead of time.
Take your time to prevent brain freeze Jun 21, 2018 Eating or drinking cold foods too quickly can cause the dreaded brain freeze. Dr. Greg McLauchlin breaks down this common summertime nuisance.