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Hamon Center researcher to lead international ‘dream team’ on regenerative heart medicine

Hamon Center researcher to lead international ‘dream team’ on regenerative heart medicine

 

Regeneration specialists at UT Southwestern Medical Center will join a “dream team” of international researchers seeking ways to regenerate damaged heart muscle in heart failure patients.

Even small weight gain is bad for the heart

Even small weight gain is bad for the heart

 

Modest weight gains – even among those who aren’t overweight – can cause dangerous changes to the heart, but small amounts of weight loss can improve the condition, new research from UT Southwestern Medical Center cardiologists shows.

Study: Eating at ‘wrong time’ affects body weight, circadian rhythms

Study: Eating at ‘wrong time’ affects body weight, circadian rhythms

 

A new high-precision feeding system for lab mice reinforces the idea that the time of day food is eaten is more critical to weight loss than the amount of calories ingested.

Do breathing issues hamper exercise in overweight preteens?

Do breathing issues hamper exercise in overweight preteens?

 

Do overweight children have more breathing limitations, intolerance for exercise, and breathlessness when exercising than normal weight children, leading to possible misdiagnosis for conditions such as asthma?

Combo immunotherapy may herald new standard of care for kidney cancer

Combo immunotherapy may herald new standard of care for kidney cancer

 

Combination therapy with two immunotherapy drugs produces an unprecedented doubling of response rates from 20 percent to 40 percent, a new study shows.