Latest news from Baylor College of Medicine
Baylor’s Dr. Brendan Lee to debut virtual integrative genetic services platform at ASHG conference Oct 14, 2016 Dr. Brendan Lee will debut Consultagene, a new, innovative virtual platform for genetics services, at this year’s American Society of Human Genetics conference in Vancouver Oct. 18-22.
Baylor College of Medicine ethics researcher awarded NIH grant for study of citizen science Oct 13, 2016 Christi Guerrini has been awarded the Research Scientist Development Award from the National Institutes of Health to support her study of citizen science.
Baylor College of Medicine researcher and collaborators awarded grant through NIH BRAIN Initiative Oct 13, 2016 Dr. Wayne Goodman and his collaborators were awarded a grant to support research toward developing a new generation of deep brain stimulation (DBS) technology.
Missed menstrual periods could indicate polycystic ovarian syndrome Oct 12, 2016 Dr. Amy Schutt discusses polycystic ovarian syndrome, a common reason for missed or irregular periods.
$27.9 million from NIH to support Baylor’s Knockout Mouse Project Oct 12, 2016 NIH grant renewal supports Knockout Mouse Project that generates modified mice and establishes primary phenotype analysis as a resource for researchers world-wide.
Baylor College of Medicine’s Wellness 5K Race/Walk to take place Oct. 22 Oct 11, 2016 Medical students at Baylor College of Medicine want to bring the Houston community together at the 5th annual Wellness 5K Race and Walk on Oct. 22, 2016.
Baylor researchers receive grant from NIMH to develop drug to treat PTSD hyperarousal Oct 10, 2016 A grant from the National Institute of Mental Health will be used to research and develop a drug that may mitigate hyperarousal in patients with PTSD.
Baylor College of Medicine Honors Breast Cancer Awareness Month Oct 10, 2016 Baylor College of Medicine will host a special panel discussion in honor of Metastatic Breast Cancer Awareness Day on Oct. 13.
Directional deep brain stimulation for movement disorders now being used Oct 7, 2016 Baylor College of Medicine doctors are now using a recently FDA-approved, directional deep brain stimulation system with current steering capabilities to treat movement disorders like Parkinson’s disease.
Study reveals potential new strategy to prevent Alzheimer’s disease Oct 6, 2016 Taking a pill that prevents the accumulation of toxic molecules in the brain might someday help prevent or delay Alzheimer’s disease, according to a new study.