Molecular Physiology and Biophysics News
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.
Muscle weakness in mice with mutation for MD1 reduced Nov 20, 2012 Findings open the door for future research into developing more effective treatment options.
Friends dinner supports heart disease, stroke research at BCM Oct 5, 2012 The fundraising event will be held Oct. 9 at the River Oaks Country Club.
BCM shines at Heart Rhythm Society conference May 17, 2012 BCM postdoctoral associate awarded cardiology fellowship; two BCM residents receive young investigators awards from Heart Rhythm Society.
New leadership positions for medical, graduate schools announced Jul 7, 2011 College announces new leadership positions in medical science, Graduate School of Biomedical Sciences, associate dean of student affairs.
Board of Trustees appoints two endowed chairs Mar 31, 2011 Dr. James Martin and Dr. Jeffrey Sutton endowed to chair positions on BCM Board of Trustees.
Identification of axonal transport deficits may aid in early detection, treatment Jan 6, 2010 A new technique may help detect Alzheimer's Disease earlier.