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Tocilizumab (TCZ) is one of multiple drugs that have been studied in clinical trials around the world as a potential treatment for COVID-19. A team…
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The Baylor College of Medicine Board of Trustees recently appointed eight faculty members to endowed chairs – Dr. Xiang Zhang, Dr. E. Ramsay Camp, Dr…
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As telecommuting continues during the pandemic, some may experience discomfort or pain in their back, neck or legs because of their home office…
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The battle against late-stage prostate cancer might have found a potential new strategy to combat this deadly disease. Research led by Baylor College…
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Water
Water supply is currently a concern as much of Texas is experiencing lack of water and boil-water mandates, but an expert from Baylor College of…
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Boiling Water
As boil water mandates continue across Texas as a result of the winter storm, a Baylor College of Medicine infectious diseases expert discusses why…
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Orthopedic surgeons near me
An anterior cruciate ligament (ACL) tear can be devastating for athletes, but other injuries can accompany ACL tears and may worsen knee instability…
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Two independent mechanisms are involved in tuberous sclerosis
A study led by researchers at Baylor College of Medicine reveals a novel role of the steroid receptor coactivator 3 (SRC-3/NCOA3), a protein crucial…
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As the long-awaited COVID-19 vaccine rollout begins across the country and everyone is eager to get back to normal life, it can be confusing to…
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Bacteria
Researchers at Baylor College of Medicine and other institutions have identified a novel strategy that can eliminate bacteria in a specific location…
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NASA has renewed the Translational Research Institute for Space Health (TRISH) until 2028. TRISH works closely with NASA’s Human Research Program in…
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Valentine’s Day is a special day meant to show those you love most that you care about them, but for some this day could trigger feelings of grief…
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Baylor College of Medicine has teamed with Leica Biosystems, a cancer diagnostics company and global leader in workflow solutions, to launch Baylor…
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Our experts say the easiest way to avoid the flu this season is to get vaccinated. See Flu Central for more information.
Researchers at Baylor College of Medicine found that while most individuals responded to respiratory syncytial virus (RSV) natural reinfection with a…
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Diversity
Do racial categories obscure our genetic similarities and differences? How do we quantify ancestry and is it important in precision medicine? This…
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Most people can name a few, if not all, of the traditional risk factors for heart disease, such as high cholesterol, obesity, family history or…
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