Patients with non-small cell lung cancer (NSCLC) often respond to standard chemotherapy, only to develop drug resistance later, and with fatal consequences. But what if doctors could identify those at greatest risk of relapse and provide a therapy to overcome or avoid it?
The number of motor vehicle fatalities involving children under age 15 varies widely by state, but occurrences are more common in the South, and are most often associated with improperly or unused restraints and crashes on rural roads, a new review of child-related auto fatalities shows.
A new DNA vaccine when delivered to the skin prompts an immune response that produces antibodies to protect against toxic proteins associated with Alzheimer’s disease – without triggering severe brain swelling that earlier antibody treatments caused in some patients.
Dr. Saumya Ramanathan, a postdoctoral researcher in the laboratory of Dr. Maralice Conacci-Sorrell, Assistant Professor of Cell Biology, has been selected to receive the 2017 Award for Excellence in Postdoctoral Research at UT Southwestern Medical Center, the highest award given annually to a postdoctoral scholar participating in the graduate school’s Postdoctoral Certificate Training Program.
This special May 2017 edition of Center Times features employees who are marking 25, 30, 35, and 40 years of service. We thank our longstanding employees for their dedication to our educational, research, and patient care missions.
Members of the Arnold P. Gold Foundation Gold Humanism Honor Society (GHHS) gathered recently to induct a new membership class and to review 2016 initiatives and progress.
Dr. Robert Haley, director of epidemiology at UT Southwestern, offers insight into the impact of climate change on mosquito-borne viruses.
UT Southwestern Medical Center has named Dr. F. David Schneider as its new chairman of the department of family and community medicine.
Cardiologist Dr. Mark Link says that disparities may be rooted in cultural factors related to race and ethnicity or factors related to income and education.