Posts Tagged ‘UNTHSC’

Nonprofit Collaborative Working to Nurture DFW Biosciences Industry

Posted by Nicholas Sakelaris

Imagine the biosciences industry in North Texas as a petri dish full of organisms with the power to save lives and lead to breakthroughs that put the region on the map.

It just needs an ecosystem that connects scaling companies …

Discovery: UTSW Discovers Alzheimer’s ‘Big Bang,’ UNTHSC Scientist Tracks Mosquitoes for Your Health

Posted by Lance Murray

UTSW FINDS WHEN A HEALTHY PROTEIN TURNS TOXIC IN ALZHEIMER’S STUDY

Whats new, next, and reimagined in Dallas-Fort Worth ResearchResearchers at UT Southwestern Medical Center have pinpointed the “Big Bang” of Alzheimer’s disease.

The study from UT Southwestern’s O’Donnell Brain Institute found the moment at which a healthy …

UNT Health Science Center to Host Autism Speaks Event

Posted by D'Anzia Robertson

Representatives from Autism Speaks will be in Fort Worth this week to share the latest research and learn about work UNT Health Science Center is doing to help those with the developmental disorder. 

During a free community event Wednesday at …

UNT Researchers Find Way to Protect Brain After Cardiac Arrest

Posted by Chloe Bennett

UNT Health Science Center researchers have discovered a treatment that could help preserve brain functioning after cardiac arrest.

More than 500,000 Americans suffer cardiac arrest each year, according to the university. During a cardiac event, the blood supply to the …