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Researchers target muscle wasting in chronic kidney diseaseSep 5, 2013
Researchers at Baylor College of Medicine have now identified in mouse models and patient muscle biopsies a new signaling pathway that could lead to a way of blocking the protein believed to be behind muscle wasting.
Scott Hamilton to keynote pituitary awareness eventSep 3, 2013
Figure skater Scott Hamilton is teaming up with Baylor College of Medicine to bring awareness to pituitary tumors including craniopharyngiomas and pituitary adenomas, as well as other pituitary disorders.
Physician confidence not always aligned with accuracy in diagnosisAug 26, 2013
Baylor study finds that when physicians were asked to rate confidence in their diagnoses, their ratings did not vary much between easy and difficult cases, yet only a few were accurate in their diagnoses of difficult cases.
Preparations help children, parents transition into new school yearAug 9, 2013
Baylor College of Medicine expert offers tips to cut down on stress in the new school year for parents.
Love Foundation Award recipient touts mentors, colleaguesJul 8, 2013
Baylor College of Medicine's Dr. Martha Mims has received the Ben and Margaret Love Foundation Bobby Alford Award for Academic Clinical Professionalism, and honors the physicians who trained her.
Baylor College of Medicine ACE grants awardedMay 16, 2013
Find out which Baylor College of Medicine medical residents and fellows have been awarded the Advancing Clinical Excellence in Health Care Delivery System Trainee Grants to support their work toward improving the safety and quality of patient care.
NIH funds study of beta blockers in treating asthmaApr 19, 2013
The federally funded study will allow the researchers to study the use of this beta blocker in more patients.
Annual Globalization Forum to feature Dr. George AtkinsonApr 19, 2013
The forum, hosted by the Center for Globalization at BCM, will be held in Cullen Auditorium April 29, beginning at 2 p.m.
Cardiovascular research is focus of symposium at BCMApr 5, 2013
Symposium scheduled for Tuesday, April 9, in Cullen Auditorium and Rayzor Lounge, begins at 9 a.m.
Baylor College of Medicine's Center for Globalization announces newest grant recipientsMar 6, 2013
Baylor College of Medicine awards grants to help promote global collaboration and research.