Latest news from Baylor College of Medicine

Coping with Harvey and its aftermath Aug 31, 2017
While moving forward after a disaster like Harvey is difficult, Dr. Asim Shah has offered his advice on how to cope with these challenges.
Method speeds up analyzation of complex microscopic imagesAug 31, 2017
Researchers will now be able to dissect the 3-D structure of a single cell in about an hour thanks to a new automated method developed by a team of scientists at Baylor College of Medicine and the National University of Singapore. 
Research reveals how estrogen regulates gene expressionAug 24, 2017
A team of researchers shows how effective regulation of gene expression is enacted through the estrogen hormone.
Test reveals possible treatments for disorders involving MeCP2Aug 23, 2017
A team of researchers has developed a strategy that allows them to identify potential treatments that would restore altered levels of MeCP2.
Baylor recruiting volunteers for chikungunya vaccine trialAug 23, 2017
Researchers at Baylor College of Medicine are recruiting volunteers for a vaccine trial to test the safety and immune responses to a vaccine against chikungunya virus.
Podiatrist helps teachers put ‘best foot forward’Aug 22, 2017
Dr. Ronald Lepow says teachers should be sure to include comfortable shoes on their shopping lists.
How to set goals and actually achieve them Aug 22, 2017
Dr. Jin Han has some advice about how to set goals and focus on achieving them.
CPRIT awards $13M for prevention, research, recruitmentAug 18, 2017
Researchers in the NCI-designated Dan L Duncan Comprehensive Cancer Center have received $13,107,956 from CPRIT for six new grants.
So you’ve been rejected: now how do you deal with it? Aug 16, 2017
With the school year starting soon, many students will be trying out for various sports teams and other activities, and while many will make these teams, others will not. Dr. Elizabeth McIngvale shares tips for coping with rejection at any age.
Midland to host community conference for genetic conditionsAug 15, 2017
Baylor College of Medicine will hold a community conference and resource fair on Saturday, Sept. 16 in the Midland area to provide a seminar and support materials for children with special needs and their families.