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Gene mutation analysis may point to imprinting in newborn lung diseaseMay 1, 2013
Kids with the disease can also have anatomical problems involving organs of the gastrointestinal, cardiovascular and genitourinary systems.
BCM receives grants from Rally Foundation for childhood cancerApr 23, 2013
All grants are made in honor or memory of a Rally Kid, a child who has fought or is currently fighting cancer.
Kline to receive humanitarian awards from Houston-Galveston Schweitzer Fellows ProgramApr 16, 2013
Kline is being honored for his extensive efforts to address pediatrics HIV/AIDS in Sub-Saharan Africa and global health.
Female mice overfed as infants become couch potatoes for lifeApr 2, 2013
Study found overnutrition in infancy caused persistent changes that last into adulthood.
Evening with Genetics seminar in McAllen focuses on congenital heart defectsApr 2, 2013
Seminar slated for April 20 at 9:30 a.m. in the McAllen Public Library.
African-American girls needed for study on healthy eating, physical activityApr 1, 2013
Study recruiting African American girls, 8-10 years old with access to a computer, high speed Internet and a parent willing to participate.
CpG methylation in embryonic stems cells turns genes onMar 21, 2013
Finding sheds light on the complex roles of DNA methylation during mammalian development.
Brown bag lunches may need nutrient makeoverMar 6, 2013
Nutrition experts find kids with packed lunches are lacking in healthy, nutritious foods.
Children’s Hospital of San Antonio to work with Baylor College of Medicine, Texas Children’s Hospital to elevate pediatric care Feb 28, 2013
Children's Hospital of San Antonio will collaborate with BCM, Texas Children's Hospital to enhance pediatric care in San Antonio.
Pancreatic injury does not evoke progenitors of insulin-producing cellFeb 27, 2013
Baylor College of Medicine researchers among those to find that pancreatic injury does not evoke progenitors of insulin-producing cell.