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  1. New cellular pathway triggering allergic asthma response identifiedRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 19, 2015 | PhysOrg Weblog

    ... published online ... In a report that appears online in the journal Science, Dr. David Corry of Baylor College of Medicine and colleagues describe a molecule called toll-like receptor 4 that plays a key role in prompting the in ... Many particles ...

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  2. aspirinRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 19, 2015 | RedOrbit

    A daily regimen of low-dose aspirin may not actually help you prevent a heart attack or stroke - in fact, it might actually do more harm than good, according to a new study . Dr. Salim Virani, a cardiologist and assisting professor of medicine at the Baylor College of Medicine, and his colleagues report that approximately one-tenth of all people on aspirin therapy to reduce cardiovascular risk were doing so unnecessarily.

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  3. 10 Percent Of Heart Patients Taking Aspirin As Therapy Shouldn't BeRead the original story

    Jan 19, 2015 | Scientific Blogging

    ... the study's lead and senior author, Ravi S. Hira, M.D. and Salim S. Virani, M.D., Ph.D., of the Baylor College of Medicine in Houston. "Since aspirin is available over the counter, patient and public education against using aspirin without a medical ...

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  4. Crowdfunding propels underfunded scientific researchRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 19, 2015 | The Age

    ... do the full monty," he quips. "So just wait for it." Eagleman, who runs the perception lab at the Baylor College of Medicine in Houston, US, is part of an emerging generation of scientists who are leveraging the world of crowdfunding, social media ...

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  5. Novel precursor to neurodegeneration identifiedRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 19, 2015 | Medical News Today

    Alteration of lipid metabolism in brain cells promotes the formation of lipid droplets that presage the loss of neurons, said researchers from Baylor College of Medicine and the Jan and Dan Duncan Neurological Research Institute at Texas Children's Hospital in a report that appears online in the journal Cell. Neuroscience graduate student Lucy Liu, and Dr. Hugo Bellen, professor of molecular and human genetics, neuroscience, a Howard Hughes Medical Institute investigator and director of the Graduate Program in Developmental Biology at Baylor connected the presence of lipid droplet accumulation in the glia of specific mutants as a harbinger of neurodegeneration.

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  6. Crowdfunding propels scientific researchRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 18, 2015 | The Washington Post

    ... do the full monty," he quips. "So just wait for it." Eagleman, who runs the perception lab at the Baylor College of Medicine in Houston, is part of an emerging generation of scientists who are leveraging the world of crowdfunding, social media and ...

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  7. Medical Examiner's Office Plays Key Role in SIDS StudyRead the original story

    Jan 18, 2015 | San Diego NewsCape

    ... Harvard Medical School in Boston, the San Diego County Medical Examiner's Office and the Baylor College of Medicine in Houston. The study is funded by the Eunice Kennedy Shriver NICHD as part of the National Institutes of Health. The Medical ...

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  8. Lymphangioleiomyomatosis Global Clinical Trials Review, H2, 2014 - New Market ReportRead the original story

    Jan 18, 2015 | PR-inside.com

    ... of University of Nottingham Cardiff University Clinical Trial Overview of Cardiff University Baylor College of Medicine Clinical Trial Overview of Baylor College of Medicine Kobe University Clinical Trial Overview of Kobe University University of ...

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  9. Care for the skin you're inRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 17, 2015 | Tyler Morning Telegraph

    Think a hot shower is just the right remedy to cap a long day during the wintery months? In a new report released Thursday, doctors at Baylor College of Medicine say higher shower temperatures could have damaging effects to your skin. Dr. Rajani Katta, professor of dermatology at Baylor, recommended that people shower with lukewarm water for no more than 10 to 15 minutes in colder months.

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  10. The Greater Houston Partnership announced the promotion of Patrick...Read the original story w/Photo

    Jan 16, 2015 | Houston Chronicle

    ... whose appointment was effective Jan. 1, was also appointed as professor of pediatrics at Baylor College of Medicine. Shneider is an internationally-recognized clinician, researcher and expert in diseases of the liver and gastrointestinal system. His ...

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  11. Study looks at effect of diet on prostate cancer progressionRead the original story

    Jan 16, 2015 | Media Newswire

    ... Guilherme Godoy, assistant professor of urology and the principal investigator of the study at Baylor College of Medicine. This study is open nationally through cooperative groups, such as CALGB and SWOG, and more information can be obtained at ...

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  12. Hot showers may feel great but they can have a negative effectRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 16, 2015 | KGNS-TV Laredo

    Dermatologists with the Baylor College of Medicine say hot water causes skin to become drier and can lead to inflammation or eczema.

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  13. 'Glee' star Naya Rivera is wrong: Showering every day is not the issue, says expertRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 16, 2015 | SILive.com

    ... frequency, but the temperature of the shower, says Dr. Rajani Katta, professor of dermatology at Baylor College of Medicine. "Even though long hot showers feel soothing to the skin during cold weather, it is actually hard on the skin," she said in a ...

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  14. Two Houston billionaires spearhead $330 million museum push - right before the oil bustRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 16, 2015 | CultureMap

    ... , led by billionaire Rich Kinder , at $50 million. Traditionally, it has been M.D. Anderson , Baylor College of Medicine , Texas Children's Hospital and Rice University that have boasted the eight-figure gifts. Not to be overlooked, however, is ...

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  15. Hot showers could damage your skinRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 16, 2015 | KGNS-TV Laredo

    Dermatologists with the Baylor College of Medicine say hot water causes skin to become drier, and can lead to inflammation or eczema.

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  16. Nvidia GPUs could help combat cancer in human genome researchRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 16, 2015 | The Inquirer

    NVIDIA GPUs have been used to uncover the inner workings of the human genome, finding that it works in folds in the same way as origami. Researchers from Baylor College of Medicine, Rice University, MIT and Harvard University said they used the graphics processors to map in unprecedented detail how the human genome folds.

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  17. Enzyme linked to respiratory system development in fruit flies comes from another organRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 16, 2015 | PhysOrg Weblog

    ... promotes the formation of lipid droplets that presage the loss of neurons, said researchers from Baylor College of Medicine and the Jan and Dan Duncan Neurological Research Institute ...

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  18. Real-world data published shows consistent safety performance of once-daily XARELTORead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 16, 2015 | Medical News Today

    ... of the manuscript), M.D., FACEP, Associate Chair and Research Director, Emergency Medicine, Baylor College of Medicine. "We anticipate future findings from this five-year observational study will continue to provide real-world information about the ...

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  19. Ten percent of heart patients may be inappropriately prescribed aspirinRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 12, 2015 | Science Daily

    ... the study's lead and senior author, Ravi S. Hira, M.D. and Salim S. Virani, M.D., Ph.D., of the Baylor College of Medicine in Houston. "Since aspirin is available over the counter, patient and public education against using aspirin without a medical ...

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  20. Scientists identify novel precursor to neurodegenerationRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 15, 2015 | PhysOrg Weblog

    Alteration of lipid metabolism in brain cells promotes the formation of lipid droplets that presage the loss of neurons, said researchers from Baylor College of Medicine and the Jan and Dan Duncan Neurological Research Institute at Texas Children's Hospital in a report that appears online in the journal Cell . Neuroscience graduate student Lucy Liu, and Dr. Hugo Bellen, professor of molecular and human genetics, neuroscience, a Howard Hughes Medical Institute investigator and director of the Graduate Program in Developmental Biology at Baylor connected the presence of lipid droplet accumulation in the glia of specific mutants as a harbinger of neurodegeneration.

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