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Heart cells transformed into 'biological pacemaker'

Heart cells transformed into 'biological pacemaker'

The new findings "represent a critical step toward potentially filling an important clinical niche and provide an encouraging indication that a biological pacemaker might eventually be ready for human translation," wrote Drs. Nikhil Munshi and Eric Olson. Read More

Smart woman: Breaking down barriers

Smart woman: Breaking down barriers

It isn’t unusual to see a female surgeon like Dr. Coyner, MD, UT Southwestern Medical Center, but what is unusual is her specialty: orthopaedics. Fewer than seven percent of all orthopedic surgeons in the U.S. are women Read More

5 Healthy habits that regulate your appetite

5 Healthy habits that regulate your appetite

One study from University of Texas Southwestern Medical Center found that too little sleep triggered excessive eating and weight gain, and getting more sleep slashed the consumption of carbs and fat, leading to weight loss. Read More