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Key brain cells that drive circadian rhythm identified

Key brain cells that drive circadian rhythm identified

UT Southwestern Medical Center's Joseph Takahashi said that they have found that a group of SCN neurons that express a neuropeptide called neuromedin S (NMS) is both necessary and sufficient for the control of circadian rhythms. The findings may offer imp Read More

Finding value in the cost of BPH care

Finding value in the cost of BPH care

Urologist Claus Roehrborn, M.D., of the University of Texas Southwestern Medical Center said what folks are interested in are differences in cost over time: 1 year, 5 years' treatment duration, comparing drugs versus surgery, and so on. Read More

Simple vision test may help catch concussions

Simple vision test may help catch concussions

One advantage of the rapid vision test used in the study is that it's easy to administer with relatively little training, said Dr. Robert Dimeff, director of primary care sports medicine at the University of Texas Southwestern Medical Center in Dallas. Read More