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New studies unravel mysteries of how PARP enzymes work

A component of an enzyme family linked to DNA repair, stress responses, and cancer also plays a role in enhancing or inhibiting major cellular activities under physiological conditions, new research shows.

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UTSW hosts Chancellor’s ‘Leading the Brain Health Revolution’ event

Praising UT Southwestern Medical Center as the UT System’s focal point for neuroscience, Chancellor William H. McRaven brought together researchers from across the System for a two-day “Leading the Brain Health Revolution” symposium on the UT Southwestern campus in January.

Heart Month

Coronary Heart Disease – often simply called heart disease – is the main form of cardiovascular disease. It is a disorder of the blood vessels of the heart that can lead to heart attack. Heart disease is a lifelong condition – once you get it, you'll always have it.

UTSW In the News


Postpartum Depression Affects New Dads, Too

Dr. Robyn Horsager-Boehrer, Chief of Obstetrics and Gynecology at UT Southwestern's University Hospitals, and psychiatrist Dr. Yaprak Harrison discuss mental health for new dads.