Annual Metastatic Breast Cancer Conference seeks abstracts May 22, 2017 The Metastatic Breast Cancer Conference is currently seeking abstracts for consideration at the annual conference on Oct. 12 – 13, 2017 at Baylor College of Medicine.
Cancer study assesses targets for personalized medicine May 18, 2017 A study confirmed previously known cancer molecular changes and discovered others that had not been typically linked to cancer before.
Baylor faculty honored with DeBakey awards May 15, 2017 The recipients of the 2017 Michael E. DeBakey Award for Excellence in Research at Baylor College of Medicine have been named.
Medical mystery solved in record time Apr 17, 2017 In a study published today, a team of researchers reports solving a medical mystery of the genetic cause of intellectual disability in four male patient in a day’s work.
Study shows parallels among emergency care facility options Mar 31, 2017 A recent study examines the utilization, price per visit and types of care delivered by freestanding emergency departments (EDs), hospital-based emergency departments and urgent care centers.
Landmark autism genetic study seeking participants Mar 28, 2017 Families affected by autism are invited to a special on-site registration and data collection event for the nation’s largest-ever autism research study.
Neurons deep in brain more active than once thought Mar 21, 2017 New research may signal a major shift in our understanding of how the cerebellum encodes information.
Translational Research Institute solicits game-changing ideas to support astronaut health Mar 9, 2017 The newly established Translational Research Institute (TRI) seeks innovative and disruptive technologies, techniques, and countermeasures that will enable and enhance human exploration of deep space.
Genetic driver behind rare skeletal dysplasia condition found Mar 6, 2017 Researchers have identified a previously unimplicated gene behind a particular form of chondrodysplasia, a skeletal dysplasia that affects cartilage formation and causes disproportionate short stature and premature osteoarthritis.
Baylor’s Human Genome Sequencing Center looks to bring adult whole genome sequencing to clinical space with unprecedented NHLBI grant Mar 1, 2017 The Human Genome Sequencing Center has been named a participant in a half-billion dollar program to bring whole genome sequencing to the forefront of clinical research.