Posts Tagged ‘UTSW’

Discovery: Solving Century-old Mystery Helps Scientist Win Prize, Grant Targets Measuring UAV Group Performance

Posted by Lance Murray


Whats new, next, and reimagined in Dallas-Fort Worth ResearchDr. Zhijian “James” Chen has been awarded the 2018 Lurie Prize in Biomedical Sciences for his discovery of an enzyme, which has significant impact on our body’s immune defense system.

The UT Southwestern …

Discovery: Stressed Mitochondria, Personalized Breast Cancer Care & Aircraft Construction With Alloys

Posted by Lance Murray


Whats new, next, and reimagined in Dallas-Fort Worth ResearchA discovery by researchers at the University of Texas at Arlington could lead to the development of new treatments for cancers and some neurological disorders.

The researchers have identified proteins that help mitochondria recover from …

UTSW Team Aids in Infectious Disease Breakthrough

Posted by Lance Murray

Pioneering research by an international team including researchers from the UT Southwestern Medical Center could help in the battle against the world’s most deadly infectious diseases.


Drs. Dr. Zbyszek Otwinowski (left) and Dominika Borek at UT Southwestern Medical Center. [Photo

UT Southwestern Invents Sensor to Detect Tumors

Posted by Nicholas Sakelaris

Finding a cancer cell during surgery can be tricky, but researchers at UT Southwestern Medical Center have invented a nanosensor that lights up like a Christmas tree around tumors, UTSW announced.

Tumors secrete acids that normal cells do not and …

UTSW Researcher Given National Award for Work in Psychiatry

Posted by Heather Noel

UT Southwestern Medical Center researcher Dr. Carol Tamminga has received national recognition from the American Psychiatric Association for her work on developing a new method to classify psychotic illnesses rooted in using biological factors. 

The American Psychiatric Association Award for …

UTSW, UIL Partnering on Youth Athlete Concussion Study

Posted by Heather Noel

The UT Southwestern Peter O’Donnell Jr. Brain Institute and University Interscholastic League announced plans Monday to launch a statewide registry recording brain injuries in middle and high school athletes. 

Other states have created similar registries in recent years, but the …

3 Things: DART Urged to Build D2 Light Rail Underground

Posted by Heather Noel

The Real Estate Council seeks an underground light rail downtown, UTSW study shows brain activity differs between obese and leaner women, and the DFW Health Entrepreneur Network event will celebrate the launch of health care entrepreneur website.

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