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Jan and Dan Duncan Neurological Research Institute
At the end of 2020, the Jan and Dan Duncan Neurological Research Institute (Duncan NRI) at Texas Children’s Hospital and Baylor College of Medicine…
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Two independent mechanisms are involved in tuberous sclerosis
Proteogenomic analysis may offer new insight into matching cancer patients with an effective therapy for their particular cancer. A new study…
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Human Microbiome Research
A $2.4 million, five-year grant renewal of the Consortium for the Study of Chronic Pancreatitis, Diabetes and Pancreatic Cancer from the National…
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DNA Genes
Researchers at Baylor College of Medicine led the largest genomic assessment of children with RMS to determine the prevalence of genetic changes that…
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Long-term exposure to IFNγ irreversibly exhausts blood stem cells, the progenitors of all blood cells, including immune cells, by triggering their…
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rhesus macaque
The rhesus macaque is the most widely studied nonhuman primate in biomedical research. A genome sequencing project for this species, led by…
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Microbes
Research has shown that gut microbes can influence several aspects of the host’s life, including aging. Given the complexity and heterogeneity of the…
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Mom holding baby
Research has shown that human milk is the optimal nutrition source for neonates and infants. It confers protection against both immediately life-…
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Houston
The number of Houstonians who had COVID-19 could be four times higher than indicated by viral testing, according to new data from the Houston Health…
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Brain
Late-onset Alzheimer’s disease (LOAD) is the most common form of dementia in the elderly, affecting almost 44 million people worldwide. Despite…
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Meenakshi Hegde Lab
Dr. Meenakshi Hegde and her team were awarded a $1.4 million gift over three years from The Faris Foundation to support a clinical trial of a novel…
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heart attack
Researchers at Baylor College of Medicine have found a potential preventative treatment for heart failure that has shown promising results in mice.
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AI brain thought
A team led by researchers at Baylor College of Medicine and Rice University has developed artificial intelligence models that help them better…
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An illustration of the human brain.
A multidisciplinary group including researchers at Baylor College of Medicine, Dana-Farber Cancer Institute and other institutions identified the…
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Blood plasma
Baylor College of Medicine is seeking volunteers to participate in two clinical trials to test the effectiveness of convalescent blood plasma for…
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Syringe Needle
The National School of Tropical Medicine at Baylor College of Medicine along with Texas Children’s Hospital’s Center for Vaccine Development has…
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