Molecular Physiology and Biophysics News
Human cells used to create disease model of fully functioning lipid system in mouse model Jun 17, 2015 Researchers have now created a disease model that resembles human mechanisms and acts as a fully functioning human lipid system within a mouse to specifically study hypercholesterolemia.
Baylor researchers share thoughts on current findings regarding heart repair Mar 18, 2015 What can mend a broken heart? The answers are slowly revealing themselves in research labs studying what was once thought to be impossible.
Researchers seek to make mini-guts that mimic life Mar 16, 2015 A five-year, $5.1 million National Institutes of Health grant will help researchers engineer better “mini-guts” that are physiologically active.
Finding new path to treating rheumatoid arthritis Sep 24, 2014 Baylor-led consortium's findings could point to new therapy for rheumatoid arthritis.
Baylor announces 2014 Michael E. DeBakey, M.D., Excellence in Research Awards Jul 2, 2014 The award, named in honor of the college’s first president and pioneering heart surgeon, was presented to the six recipients July 2.
Channel blocker treats asthma in the lab Apr 28, 2014 Baylor study findings could lead to potential new treatment for certain types of asthma.
Mechanical regulation of cell migration and vessel dynamics directs capillaries to form large vascular trees Sep 5, 2013 Researchers at Baylor College of Medicine report that increases in blood flow induce small blood vessels called capillaries to fuse, increasing the size of the tube through which circulation moves and reducing resistance.
Cardiovascular research is focus of symposium at BCM Apr 5, 2013 Symposium scheduled for Tuesday, April 9, in Cullen Auditorium and Rayzor Lounge, begins at 9 a.m.
$11.8 million contract funds microbiome work in type 1 diabetes Jan 8, 2013 Three-year, 11.8 million contract with the NIH and University of South Florida will fund BCM research for type 1 diabetes microbiome work.
Grant funds study of the aging process Dec 20, 2012 BCM researchers to examine improving length, quality of life for future generations.