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Cancer metabolism researcher Ralph DeBerardinis elected to the National Academy of Medicine

Cancer metabolism researcher Ralph DeBerardinis elected to the National Academy of Medicine

 

Ralph DeBerardinis, M.D., Ph.D., a professor at the Children’s Medical Center Research Institute at UT Southwestern (CRI), has been elected to the National Academy of Medicine (NAM), one of the highest honors in the fields of health and medicine.

Revised clinical trial rules during COVID-19 pandemic may benefit patients, survey shows

Revised clinical trial rules during COVID-19 pandemic may benefit patients, survey shows

 

The COVID-19 pandemic has led to new rules and expectations for clinical trials.

Chen honored with 2020 Coley Award

Chen honored with 2020 Coley Award

 

Why the dose matters: Study shows that levels of drug in body correlate to ability to shrink tumors

Why the dose matters: Study shows that levels of drug in body correlate to ability to shrink tumors

 

When used to manage infections, the drug itraconazole is generally given at a single, fixed dose to all patients.

Dropping it in the mail: Best practices detailed for mail-in colon cancer screenings

Dropping it in the mail: Best practices detailed for mail-in colon cancer screenings

 

A program that asks patients to mail in stool samples to screen for colon cancer is an effective way to expand screenings to underserved and underinsured communities and offers an alternative to in-person testing during the pandemic, according to a study conducted by UT Southwestern.