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Wednesday, April 2, 11:12am News Highlights

BioNews Texas, April 1, 2014

A recent study conducted at UTMB has shown potential in finding possible “protective,” bacteria which could provide resistance against HIV and its replication. This study, led by Richard Pyles, examines the symbiotic nature of microbial communities growing on vaginal epithelial cells and... more »

Wednesday, April 2, 9:53am News Highlights

Galveston County Daily News, April 1, 2014

So, what if patients ran the hospital? Deb McGrew recently hosted a luncheon showing how UTMB executives are exploring this very question. The answer has been a model for health care delivery called patient- and family-centered care. According to the Institute of Medicine, this model of care is... more »

Wednesday, April 2, 9:52am News Highlights

Galveston County Daily News, April 1, 2014

News in this week’s Inside UTMB column: Beginning April 5, the Urgent Care clinic at the UTMB Multispecialty Care Center at Victory Lakes will be open two hours later, from 10 a.m. to 10 p.m., on Saturdays and Sundays; UTMB and The Ruth Kempner Endowment for Breast Cancer Screening are... more »

Wednesday, April 2, 9:50am News Highlights

Galveston County Daily News, April 1, 2014

In this week’s Medical Discovery News by UTMB’s David Niesel and Norbert Herzog: The microbiome is all the microscopic flora and fauna that live in and on the human body. Humans have 10 times as many bacterial cells as human cells. But science is just beginning to understand the... more »

Wednesday, April 2, 9:49am News Highlights

Galveston County Daily News, April 1, 2014

In the latest column by UTMB’s Dr. Victor S. Sierpina: Mindful driving involves relaxed, alert awareness and being prepared for the unexpected. Just like in life, we have a destination we hope to get to in a straight line, but there are often many unexpected curves, delays, detours and... more »

Friday, March 28, 9:00am News Highlights

Reuters, March 27, 2014

Thomas Geisbert at UTMB is working on a vaccine known as vesicular stomatitis virus-based Ebola vaccine, or VSV, which he said had shown 100 percent efficacy in tests on animals. The shot, which has not gone through clinical trials in humans, could, he said, be issued on "compassionate... more »

Friday, March 28, 8:00am News Highlights

BioNews Texas, March 27, 2014

U.S. medical authorities are girding up for the arrival of the nation’s first recorded locally acquired cases of Chikungunya fever. UTMB Professor Dr. Scott Weaver believes that the United States will soon record its first locally acquired cases of Chikungunya fever, an emerging tropical... more »

Friday, March 28, 8:00am News Highlights

KTRK-TV (Ch. 13, Houston), March 26, 2014

The Bolivar Ferry has resumed around the clock service today following the oil spill over the weekend. As crews work on the cleanup, local fishermen worry what each day of this spill could mean for their future. Dr. Cornelis Elferink of UTMB is studying the long term impacts of the BP oil spill. He... more »

Wednesday, March 26, 7:00am News Highlights

Change Magazine, March 1, 2014

All children have an illness or two during their early years. For most, the problems are mild and come and go with no lasting effects on their development. But for some, chronic health conditions must be managed because they can’t be cured, and these special needs can have profound effects on... more »

Wednesday, March 26, 7:00am News Highlights

Change Magazine, March 1, 2014

UTMB’s Dr. Joan Richardson is part of the cover feature on Women Creating Change. Following her own advice, Richardson continues to be a driving force for the growth and expansion of cutting edge care for babies and children. “Don’t quit, don’t ever give up. Follow your... more »

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