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UT Southwestern finds crucial new molecular mechanisms and biomarkers in ovarian cancer

 

UT Southwestern faculty have discovered what appears to be an Achilles’ heel in ovarian cancers, as well as new biomarkers that could point to which patients are the best candidates for possible new treatments.

UT Southwestern among top 25 in nation in eight specialties ranked by U.S. News ‘Best Hospitals’

 

UT Southwestern Medical Center ranks among the top 25 hospitals nationally in eight specialties ranging from brain to heart to cancer care, according to the latest U.S. News & World Report’s annual Best Hospitals report.

Novel microscopy method at UT Southwestern provides look into future of cell biology

 

What if a microscope allowed us to explore the 3D microcosm of blood vessels, nerves, and cancer cells instantaneously in virtual reality?

UT Southwestern investigators report first analysis of pioneering kidney cancer radiation approach in clinical trial

 

A new approach using precisely targeted, high-dose radiation to treat invasive kidney cancer proves safe, based on a clinical trial by the UT Southwestern Harold C. Simmons Comprehensive Cancer Center’s kidney cancer program.

HER3 gene mutations can worsen tumor growth in breast cancer, study suggests

 

Mutations in a gene related to HER2, a gene frequently implicated in breast cancers and a variety of other malignancies, can amplify activity that spurs tumor growth