Latest news from Baylor College of Medicine

Houston Venom Conference focuses on envenomationsApr 9, 2019
The Houston Venom Conference returns Tuesday, April 30, for the seventh consecutive year at Baylor College of Medicine. Founded by Dr. Spencer Greene, the conference teaches healthcare providers how to recognize and treat envenomations.
Research improves understanding of cell-cell communicationApr 4, 2019
To better understand the cell-cell communication system, researchers created the exRNA Atlas resource, the first detailed catalog of human exRNAs in bodily fluids.
Baylor’s Parkinson’s Center selected for the Edmond J. Safra Fellowship in Movement DisordersApr 3, 2019
The Parkinson’s Disease Center and Movement Disorders Clinic at Baylor College of Medicine has been chosen by the Michael J. Fox Foundation as one of five academic centers to receive the Edmond J. Safra Fellowship in Movement Disorders.
What you need to know about heart valve surgery and recoveryApr 3, 2019
Dr. Kenneth Liao discusses what you need to know about heart valve surgery and recovery.
Baylor brings genetics conference on autism to LongviewApr 3, 2019
Baylor College of Medicine will host a community conference and resource fair for the Longview area to provide an educational seminar and support materials for parents of children with autism and developmental disabilities.
Benefits of adding vitamin C to your skin care routineApr 3, 2019
Kim Chang, a medical aesthetician at Baylor College of Medicine, says using vitamin C on the skin can protect you even further from the sun.
Evenings with Genetics looks at new hearing loss researchApr 2, 2019
On Tuesday, April 9, an Evenings with Genetics event will highlight causes of hearing loss, hearing conditions and research aimed at restoring hearing.
Space health institute awards $1.5M for medical innovationsApr 1, 2019
The Translational Research Institute for Space Health has partnered with Consortia for Improving Medicine with Innovation and Technology to grant $1.5 million to companies researching technologies for preserving astronaut health in space exploration.
New strategy fights bacterial antibiotic resistanceApr 1, 2019
A new strategy to combat antibiotic resistance has emerged from a study led by researchers at Baylor College of Medicine.
Stabilizing chromosome ends may treat age-related diseaseMar 28, 2019
A study led by researchers at Baylor College of Medicine has uncovered a new strategy that can potentially treat age-related disease and decline.