Duke Medical School Dean to speak at WISMAC lecture

Duke Medical School Dean to speak at WISMAC lecture

Dr. Nancy Andrews, Vice Chancellor for Academic Affairs and Dean of the Duke University School of Medicine, will speak Feb. 6 at UT Southwestern as the Ida M. Green Distinguished Visiting Professor Honoring Women in Science and Medicine. Read More

Compound abates harmful effects of radiation therapy

Compound abates harmful effects of radiation therapy

UT Southwestern researchers are working on an ingestible compound that shields healthy tissue from the harmful side effects of radiation therapy, offering hope for targeted treatments that do not cause collateral damage or secondary cancers. Read More

Cellular recycling under attack

Cellular recycling under attack

Cancer researchers at UT Southwestern have identified how a top cancer-causing gene in humans attacks a cell’s natural recycling process and thereby encourages cancer growth to flourish. Read More

Newsmaker – January 2013

Newsmaker – January 2013

The Cornea Society recently bestowed its highest honor, the Castroviejo Medal, on Dr. James McCulley, Chairman of Ophthalmology. Read More