Unanticipated response to estrogen at the single cell level Jan 15, 2020 A team of researchers led by Baylor College of Medicine found that individual mammalian cells in a population fail to respond synchronously to estrogen stimulation.
Research institute launches space radiation initiative Jan 8, 2020 The Translational Research Institute for Space Health is launching a new funding initiative supporting research advances in the study of space radiation and seeking countermeasures to be used in deep space exploration.
Bile acids help norovirus sneak into cells Dec 31, 2019 A new study reveals that human noroviruses infect cells of the small intestine by piggybacking on a normal cellular process that cells use to acquire materials from their environment.
Scientists find new use for popular heartburn drug Nov 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 diseases Nov 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 see Nov 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 space Oct 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 Disorder Oct 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 cancer Oct 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 adults Oct 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.