Dr. Joanna Jankowsky receives Alzheimer’s Association grant Apr 16, 2019 Dr. Joanna Jankowsky has been awarded a Zenith Fellows research grant, which supports scientists who have contributed significantly to the Alzheimer's disease research field.
Researchers uncover aspirin’s effects on platelet rich plasma Mar 19, 2019 A collaborative study led by researchers at Baylor College of Medicine explores the effects of aspirin on a new biologic therapy, platelet rich plasma (PRP).
Autism study focuses on underrepresented communities Mar 14, 2019 A new grant to Baylor College of Medicine will build on the ongoing SPARK for Autism research study by focusing on fighting disparities and lack of diversity in autism research.
Study of LDL lowering drug found no increase of adverse events Mar 13, 2019 A study looking at safety of a new drug has found it does not increase overall adverse events or serious adverse events when compared to placebo.
Researchers: tool can identify human trafficking victims Feb 19, 2019 Researchers report a screening tool designed specifically to assess for human trafficking was more likely to identify sexual and labor exploitation of youth than a commonly used psychosocial assessment.
PreSeek can complement genetic disease prenatal screening Jan 28, 2019 PreSeek can provide valuable molecular information for the detection of a wide spectrum of dominant monogenic diseases, according to an initial study.
Global grants aim to help scientists understand tumor behavior Jan 23, 2019 A multidisciplinary, international team of scientists has been awarded Cancer Research UK’s Grand Challenge, an ambitious series of £20 million global grants tackling some of the toughest questions in cancer research.
Fungi cause brain infection and memory impairment in mice Jan 4, 2019 Researchers at Baylor College of Medicine has developed a mouse model to study the short-term consequences of fungal infection in the brain.
Volunteers needed for Alzheimer’s research Dec 11, 2018 Researchers are seeking clinical trial volunteers for new Alzheimer’s disease prevention and treatment studies.
FDA recognizes database of clinically relevant genetic variants Dec 5, 2018 The database created by the Clinical Genome Resource program (ClinGen) has been recognized by the U.S. Food and Drug Administration.