Baylor researchers advance rat model to enhance understanding of Rett syndrome Jul 15, 2016 Researchers at Baylor College of Medicine have developed a novel rat model to better understand what causes patients with RTT to lose behavioral, cognitive and physical abilities.
Primate brain development can help explain human developmental disorders Jul 13, 2016 Baylor scientists helped associate observed changes in gene expression during development with significant human disease characteristics.
Making the case for at-home dialysis Jul 13, 2016 Dr. Kevin F. Erickson discusses physician reimbursement reform and its effect on patient recommendations for in-center dialysis as opposed to at-home dialysis.
Telomere length a strong indicator of blood count recovery in treatment of childhood Acute Myeloid Leukemia Jun 30, 2016 Researchers discovered a way to predict which children are at highest risk for delayed recovery following intensive chemotherapy courses to treat Acute Myeloid Leukemia.
New experimental system sheds light on how memory loss may occur Jun 30, 2016 Researchers have uncovered new information about how a certain dysfunction in the brain may contribute to memory loss in Alzheimer's disease.
Baylor College of Medicine awarded more than $1 million from NIH for Zika study Jun 30, 2016 The Vaccine Treatment and Evaluation Unit will lead a study of people infected with Zika virus to better understand the infection.
Baylor researchers working to find target blood pressure levels after stroke Jun 29, 2016 A consortium of researchers found clues to the ideal healthy blood pressure level for patients following a stroke.
Collisions during DNA replication and transcription contribute to mutagenesis Jun 29, 2016 Researchers have determined that Collisions during DNA replication and transcription can significantly contribute to mutagenesis.
Fifty-four mouse testis-enriched genes are not needed for male fertility Jun 27, 2016 New research into which genes are required for male fertility could lead to a better understanding of the genetic changes that lead to male infertility, and to design strategies to overcome them.
Baylor College of Medicine welcomes Dr. Chonghui Cheng Jun 24, 2016 Dr. Chonghui Cheng joins Baylor's Lester and Sue Smith Breast Center and the Department of Molecular and Human Genetics as an associate professor, continuing her work to explore how RNA regulation controls breast cancer metastasis.