New study uncovers mechanisms underlying how diabetes damages the heart

May 26, 2016

GALVESTON, Texas – Cardiac complications are the number one cause of death among diabetics. Now a team of scientists has uncovered a molecular mechanism involved in a common form of heart damage found in people with diabetes. A... more »

UTMB Graduate School awards 39 degrees at commencement

UTMB Graduate School awards 39 degrees at commencement

May 25, 2016

The Graduate School of Biomedical Sciences at the University of Texas Medical Branch at Galveston awarded 39 degrees during its 48th commencement ceremony May 20 in Levin Hall. David W. Niesel, chief research officer,... more »

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Inside UTMB-Hammond wins Moody Prize

Galveston County Daily NewsMay 17, 2016

By UNIVERSITY OF TEXAS MEDICAL BRANCH Dr. Flora Hammond, professor and chair of the department of physical medicine and rehabilitation at the Indiana University School of Medicine,... more »

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UTMB nursing graduate beats the odds

April 21, 2016

It’s been a very long road for Galveston’s Hunter Cherryhomes. When he walks across stage at The University of Texas Medical Branch’s School of Nursing graduation ceremony April 29 at the Moody Gardens Convention Center at 3 p.m., getting his degree will definitely be the high... more »

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New study uncovers mechanisms underlying how diabetes damages the heart

May 26, 2016

GALVESTON, Texas – Cardiac complications are the number one cause of death among diabetics. Now a team of scientists has uncovered a molecular mechanism involved in a common form of heart damage found in... more »

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Inside UTMB-Vasilakis keynote speaker at international meeting

Galveston County Daily NewsMay 26, 2016

By UNIVERSITY OF TEXAS MEDICAL BRANCH Dr. Nikolaos Vasilakis, one of the foremost experts on the Zika virus, is the keynote speaker this week at the International Symposium HIV and Emerging Infectious Diseases in Marseille, France. Vasilakis’ presentation is titled “The Zika virus: a... more »

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