Research at the University of Texas Southwestern Medical Center is at the forefront of discovering knowledge to address complex biomedical challenges. Researchers at UT Southwestern have made numerous groundbreaking discoveries including determining how cells regulate cholesterol; solving the molecular structure of the complex that turns light into chemical energy; and discovering G proteins. Scientists at UT Southwestern work collaboratively and across disciplines to answer fundamental questions about human life and health.
The UT Southwestern Graduate School of Biomedical Sciences is committed to giving students the opportunity to participate in and conduct significant biomedical research. Areas of current investigation at UT Southwestern are exceedingly diverse.