Battling the unseen enemy


As the COVID-19 pandemic spread across the globe early this year, microbiologist Dr. John Schoggins was completing a coronavirus study he had started more than two years ago.

Cracking the TB code


COVID-19 has drawn the world’s attention to the dangers of infectious diseases that can quickly kill thousands.

Pathogenic invaders


An arms race is underway in the gut microbiome between commensal microbiota and invasive bacterial pathogens as UT Southwestern researcher Dr. Vanessa Sperandio watches the action on the front lines.

A head for brain science


Research and compassion meet in Dr. William Dauer, Director of UT Southwestern’s O’Donnell Brain Institute.

Maximum attraction


New Advanced Imaging Director drawn to latest upgrades for MRI facility

Less than skin deep


Bacteria-killing protein on epidermis needs dietary vitamin A to work.

Popular Science


Dr. Celette Sugg Skinner, Chair of the Department of Population and Data Sciences, brings a new perspective to campus to help solve pressing problems in North Texas.

In perfect harmony


Songbird studies offer researchers insight into stuttering, autism

Uncharted territory


Scientists with unique expertise take UT Southwestern research in new directions.

Metabolism and malignancy


Tracking the fuel that cancer cells devour to grow