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  1. A pioneering heart surgeon's secret history of research violationsRead the original story w/Photo

    17 hrs ago | Salon

    There's a story Bud Frazier tells often . It was around 1966, and Frazier, now one of the world's most celebrated heart surgeons, was a medical student at Baylor College of Medicine.

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  2. Brazilian grandparents went on vacation. Kidnapping charges met them in Miami, court records sayRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | Bellingham Herald

    ... psychological or financial. Marcelle Guimaraes had married Dr. Christopher Brann, a doctor at Baylor College of Medicine, in Texas in 2008. A year later, she gave birth to their son, Nicolas Brann, or Nico for short. In 2012, though, Guimaraes filed ...

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  3. J.J. Watt to receive honorary degree from Baylor College of MedicineRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday May 24 | KHOU-TV Houston

    Houston Texans star J.J. Watt will receive one of four honorary degrees presented during Tuesday's Baylor College of Medicine commencement ceremony. Watt will be given the Doctor of Humanities in Medicine degree.

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  4. Bob, Janice McNair helping students pay for collegeRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday May 23 | Houston Texans

    ... array of charitable, scientific, literary, educations and religious organizations including the Baylor College of Medicine's MD/PhD Program, and scholarship initiatives at the University of South Carolina, Columbia College, Newberry College, Austin ...

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  5. HHMI Chooses Four ASCB Members to Join 2018 Investigator CadreRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday May 23 | Newswise

    ... the endoplasmic reticulum; and Meng Wang , associate professor of molecular and human genetics at Baylor College of Medicine in Houston, Texas, who is investigating organism aging, lipid metabolism, and reproductive senescence. "We selected these ...

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  6. New MD Anderson president calls for a more patient-centered hospitalRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday May 23 | Chron

    M.D. Anderson Cancer Center President Peter WT Pisters, M.D., speaks in April 2018 during a press conference announcing plans by the Texas Medical Center, along with the Baylor College of Medicine, Texas A&M University, the University of Texas and M.D. Anderson Cancer Center, to build a research and innovation campus on land just south of S. Braeswood Blvd. and north of Old Spanish Trail, in Houston. less M.D. Anderson Cancer Center President Peter WT Pisters, M.D., speaks in April 2018 during a press conference announcing plans by the Texas Medical Center, along with the Baylor College of Medicine, Texas ... more Dr. Peter Pisters became president of MD Anderson in December 2017.

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  7. Study provides blueprint of how fruit flies can be used to screen potentially pathogenic human genesRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday May 23 | Medical News

    ... author of this work Dr. Shinya Yamamoto, assistant professor of molecular and human genetics at Baylor College of Medicine and investigator at the Jan and Dan Duncan Neurological Research Institute at Texas Children's Hospital. Interestingly, his ...

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  8. Fruit flies: 'Living test tubes' to rapidly screen potential disease-causing human geneRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday May 21 | EurekAlert!

    ... author of this work Dr. Shinya Yamamoto, assistant professor of molecular and human genetics at Baylor College of Medicine and investigator at the Jan and Dan Duncan Neurological Research Institute at Texas Children's Hospital. Interestingly, his ...

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  9. Research team uncovers new information that more accurately explains formation of tumorsRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday May 22 | Medical News

    ... . Researchers led by scientists at The University of Texas Medical Branch at Galveston and Baylor College of Medicine found that a losing a section of messenger RNA that was previously thought to transform normal cells into cancerous ones actually ...

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  10. Dr. Amitabha Mazumder Joins the Oncology Institute of Hope and InnovationRead the original story

    Tuesday May 22 | PRWeb

    Dr. Amitabha Mazumder is a highly experience Medical Oncologist that brings over 35 years of medical experience to The Oncology Institute of Hope and Innovation. Dr. Mazumder received his medical education from Johns Hopkins University in Baltimore, Maryland and then completed his residency and internship at Baylor College of Medicine and at MD Anderson.

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  11. Doctors: The Doctor Is CookingRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday May 21 | The New York Times

    ... residents through online courseware it has licensed to seven American residency programs. And Baylor College of Medicine's Choosing Healthy, Eating Fresh (CHEF) program is a medical student led elective course which facilitates nutrition and cooking ...

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  12. Another Cause of Doctor Burnout? Being Forced To Give Immigrants Unequal CareRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday May 21 | WNED

    ... nearly four times as much as standard dialysis, according to a 2007 study from researchers at Baylor College of Medicine. Those costs are often covered by taxpayers through emergency Medicaid, which pays for emergency treatment for low-income ...

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  13. Even a Mosquito's Spit May Help Make You SickRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday May 21 | HON

    ... study lead researcher Rebecca Rico-Hesse, a professor of molecular virology and microbiology at Baylor College of Medicine in Houston. The new study was funded by the U.S. National Institutes of Health. Rico-Hesse's team used a mouse model of the ...

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  14. UroGen Pharma Announces Positive Interim Results from Pivotal Phase 3 ...Read the original story

    Monday May 21 | Customer Interaction Solutions

    ... Paul Lerner, M.D., FACS, Principal Investigator of the OLYMPUS trial and Professor of Urology at Baylor College of Medicine in Houston in an oral presentation during the plenary session at the 113th American Urological Association's (AUA) Annual ...

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  15. New data changes the way scientists explain how cancer tumors developRead the original story

    Monday May 21 | PhysOrg Weblog

    ... . Researchers led by scientists at The University of Texas Medical Branch at Galveston and Baylor College of Medicine found that a losing a section of messenger RNA that was previously thought to transform normal cells into cancerous ones actually ...

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  16. TapImmune announces merger, relocationRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday May 21 | Financial News & Daily Record

    ... of the combined company. Marker is headquartered in Minnesota but has a relationship with the Baylor College of Medicine in Houston. As TapImmune establishes an alliance with Baylor, it will move its headquarters to Houston, the company said. ...

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  17. Raising awareness about asthma is criticalWith proper treatment,...Read the original story w/Photo

    Sunday May 20 | Norwalk Reflector

    Millions of people in the United States, regardless of age, gender, race and ethnicity, are impacted by asthma, and the number of asthma sufferers is only projected to grow. "Asthma is a disease characterized by airway inflammation and narrowing of the airways," said Dr. Nicola Hanania, associate professor of medicine in the section of pulmonary, critical care and sleep medicine and director of the airways clinical research center at Baylor College of Medicine.

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  18. Twins treated for genetic disorder in the wombRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday May 18 | FOX Carolina

    ... president of the International Society for Prenatal Diagnosis. Van den Veyver, a professor at the Baylor College of Medicine, was not involved in this research. It is exceedingly uncommon to treat a fetus with a medication for a genetic disorder, ...

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  19. Mosquito saliva can affect immune system for a weekRead the original story

    Friday May 18 | Newkerala.com

    ... of these conditions do not have effective treatments," added Rebecca Rico-Hesse, Professor at the Baylor College of Medicine in Texas, US. For the study, appearing in the journal PLOS Neglected Tropical Diseases, the team worked with a mouse model ...

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  20. TapImmune'sRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday May 18 | Seeking Alpha

    ... So momentarily, I will turn over the podium to Ann Leen, who is an associate professor at Baylor College of Medicine's Center for Cell and Gene Therapy. First, let me start with a few opening remarks about CAR-T and TCR therapies. So obviously, ...

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