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Tras vencer su cáncer se consagra a concientizar

Tras vencer su cáncer se consagra a concientizar

El cáncer de seno triple negativo corresponde a un tipo de cáncer considerado poco común pero muy agresivo, esto se debe a que las células que lo causan se multiplican a más de un 10 por ciento de rapidez, explicó la doctora Roshni Rao. Read More

Check Up: HDL-boosting drugs remain elusive

Check Up: HDL-boosting drugs remain elusive

A new study shows that HDL does reduce the risk of heart disease, but only if it is greedily doing one of its jobs - grabbing fat particles from scavenger cells, said lead author Anand Rohatgi, a preventive cardiologist at UT Southwestern. Read More

You Might Be Surprised When You Take Your Temperature

You Might Be Surprised When You Take Your Temperature

Dr. Benjamin Levine, a professor at the University of Texas Southwestern Medical Center defines 101.5 degrees Fahrenheit as a serious fever. (Although he notes that you could register a lower temperature and still be harboring an infection.) Read More

Short telomeres can't reach

Short telomeres can't reach

Article profiling research by Dr. Jerry W. Shay, Professor and Vice Chairman of Cell Biology at UT Southwestern, and Dr. Woodring E. Wright, Professor of Cell Biology and Internal Medicine, describes looping mechanism for telomeres. Read More

Hospitals improvise Ebola defenses, at a cost

Hospitals improvise Ebola defenses, at a cost

Officials teamed Methodist with two other area hospitals, Parkland Hospital and UT Southwestern Medical Center, to assemble the personnel and gear needed to get the unit functioning. It is now on standby status. Read More