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Dr. Yong Xu and his colleagues investigate the roles the brain plays in body weight control. Recent research from the Xu lab makes the case that SRC-1 is an important regulator of body weight.
Researchers at Baylor College of Medicine and the Jan and Dan Duncan Neurological Research Institute at Texas Children’s Hospital reported that, in a…
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Analytical tool predicts genes that can cause disease by producing altered proteins
Researchers at Baylor College of Medicine and the Jan and Dan Duncan Neurological Research Institute at Texas Children’s Hospital (NRI) have…
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Jan and Dan Duncan Neurological Research Institute
A preclinical study published from the laboratory of Dr. Huda Zoghbi, professor at Baylor College of Medicine and director of the Jan and Dan Duncan…
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Baylor College of Medicine will serve as the lead center among a multicenter, international project aiming to use genetics to diagnose diabetes in…
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BRAIN Initiative to support Baylor doctors studying the neurocircuitry of depression
When we think about the causes of neurological disorders and how to treat them, we think about targeting the brain. But is this the best or only way…
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Researchers at Baylor College of Medicine show that analysis of the proteomics, or all the protein data, from aggressive human cancers is a useful…
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On December 1, 2020, people from all over the world came together to virtually support and donate to beloved non-profit organizations. The SETBP1…
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Tocilizumab (TCZ) is one of multiple drugs that have been studied in clinical trials around the world as a potential treatment for COVID-19. A team…
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The battle against late-stage prostate cancer might have found a potential new strategy to combat this deadly disease. Research led by Baylor College…
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Two independent mechanisms are involved in tuberous sclerosis
A study led by researchers at Baylor College of Medicine reveals a novel role of the steroid receptor coactivator 3 (SRC-3/NCOA3), a protein crucial…
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Researchers at Baylor College of Medicine and other institutions have identified a novel strategy that can eliminate bacteria in a specific location…
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NASA has renewed the Translational Research Institute for Space Health (TRISH) until 2028. TRISH works closely with NASA’s Human Research Program in…
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Researchers at Baylor College of Medicine found that while most individuals responded to respiratory syncytial virus (RSV) natural reinfection with a…
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Breast Cancer Cells
The combination of CDK4/6 inhibitors with endocrine therapy is the standard of care for patients with estrogen receptor-positive (ER+) and HER2-…
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3D printed Biomesh demonstrating its mechanical strength and flexibility
Although hernia mesh implants are mechanically strong and support abdominal tissue it is a common problem that the implant can drive inflammation…
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As microbiome research matures, it is leading to a major reassessment of biological processes within the human body.
Congenital diaphragmatic hernia (CDH) is a common, life-threatening birth defect. Often, CDH occurs with other birth defects (CDH+). In a new study,…
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