Research News

Scientists find new use for popular heartburn drugNov 7, 2019
A team of scientists from Baylor College of Medicine found that proton pump inhibitors could be used as a potential therapy for radiation-induced complications.
Zooming into cilia sheds light on blinding diseasesNov 5, 2019
A new study published today reveals an unprecedented close-up view of cilia linked to blindness.
Deep neural networks uncover what brains likes to seeNov 4, 2019
Researchers at Baylor College of Medicine and the University of Tübingen in Germany have developed a novel computational approach to accelerate finding these optimal brain stimuli.
Studies aim to safeguard health in deep spaceOct 31, 2019
The Translational Research Institute for Space Health at Baylor College of Medicine has selected six new biomedical research projects for space applications to receive two years of funding.
Research collaboration focuses on CDKL5 Deficiency DisorderOct 30, 2019
The Loulou Foundation, Baylor College of Medicine and the Jan and Dan Duncan Neurological Research Institute at Texas Children’s Hospital have launched a research collaboration focused on CDKL5 Deficiency Disorder.
Researchers to study liquid biopsy test for cancerOct 15, 2019
Researchers at Baylor Genetics and Miraca Research Institute are working to develop a minimally invasive tool that could diagnose cancer with a blood test.
Patient Priorities Care provides easier care for older adultsOct 7, 2019
Patient Priorities Care is a demonstration program that provides a new approach to care for older adults with multiple chronic conditions by focusing on their health goals and values.
Susan G. Komen® honors Dr. Matthew Ellis with Brinker AwardOct 3, 2019
Dr. Matthew Ellis has been awarded the Susan G. Komen® Brinker Award for Scientific Distinction in Clinical Research.
Study reveals new pathway, potential treatment for neurological disordersOct 1, 2019
Baylor College of Medicine researchers have revealed how dysfunction in a key quality control mechanism leads to neurological dysfunction.
Wireless pain management device may be opioid alternativeOct 1, 2019
A team of researchers will develop a wireless device that could be used as an alternative to opioids.