Molecular and Cellular Biology News

BCM ranked 17th nationally in NIH fundingNov 28, 2012
College top in Texas among the 139 medical schools for FY 2012 NIH funding.
Battles between steroid receptors to regulate fat accumulationSep 20, 2012
BCM study result has implications in era of increasing obesity.
Grant will further study of treatment resistant prostate cancerSep 4, 2012
Team will focus on new ways to block key drivers of prostate cancer growth and treatment resistance.
Small molecule may provide direction in quest for male contraceptiveAug 16, 2012
BCM discovery could help pave the way for developing future male birth control drug.
BCM endocrinologist elected president of major physician organizationMay 31, 2012
Dr. Alan J. Garber will lead the world's largest international endocrinologist association.
Baylor College of Medicine awarded $5 million in Komen breast cancer research grantsMay 17, 2012
Researchers at Baylor College of Medicine awarded three new research grants from the Susan G. Komen for the Cure, including a Komen Promise Grant.
New BCM McNair Scholar applies stem cell technology to advance diabetes researchApr 17, 2012
Dr. Malgorzata Borowiak has been named Baylor College of Medicine's fifth McNair Scholar.
Researchers identify three subtypes of bladder cancerJan 17, 2012
Technique may help identify patients with more aggressive subtypes of bladder cancer.
New leadership positions for medical, graduate schools announcedJul 7, 2011
College announces new leadership positions in medical science, Graduate School of Biomedical Sciences, associate dean of student affairs.
Duncan Cancer Center researchers awarded $15.9 million in new round of CPRIT grantsMar 25, 2011
Dan L Duncan Cancer Center researchers awarded $15.9 million in new grants.