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Battling the unseen enemy

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

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

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

A head for brain science

 

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

Maximum attraction

Maximum attraction

 

New Advanced Imaging Director drawn to latest upgrades for MRI facility

Less than skin deep

Less than skin deep

 

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

Popular Science

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

In perfect harmony

 

Songbird studies offer researchers insight into stuttering, autism

Uncharted territory

Uncharted territory

 

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

Heavy hitter takes on good fat, bad fat

Heavy hitter takes on good fat, bad fat

 

For years, everyone viewed body fat as unhealthy. Dr. Scherer’s research changes that thinking.