Texas Tech University Health Sciences Center Newswire (Page 4)

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  1. More kids being poisoned by detergent podsRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 25, 2016 | KTRE-TV Lufkin

    ... director of the Texas Panhandle Poison Center and an assistant professor at Texas Tech University Health Sciences Center's School of Pharmacy, in Amarillo. "The increasing use of these products indicates a preference for the packets over non-packet ...

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  2. State board suspends medical license for Thomas DixonRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 23, 2016 | Lubbock Avalanche-Journal

    Texas Medical Board officials have taken the first step in revoking the medical license of a 52-year-old Amarillo plastic surgeon convicted in November on two counts of capital murder in Lubbock County. Thomas Michael Dixon, who graduated from the Texas Tech University Health Sciences Center in 1998, was sentenced Nov. 18 by a Lubbock County jury to life in prison without parole.

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  3. More Read the original story w/Photo

    Apr 21, 2016 | KXXV-TV Waco

    ... not immunized, breakouts will happen again," said Doctor Oluyemisi Fatunde at Texas Tech University Health Sciences Center. "All you need is for one person to be infected and it spreads like wildfire." While these statistics continue to pop up, ...

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  4. Inkjet Summit Off to a Great StartRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 20, 2016 | In-Plant Graphics

    ... Houston Independent School District, Mayo Clinic, Progressive Insurance, Texas Tech University Health Sciences Center, the Christian Broadcasting Network, University of Michigan, University of Virginia, University of North Texas and Urban Lending ...

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  5. Moving forward: 'American Sniper' widow fights to keep husband's philanthropy aliveRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 15, 2016 | Amarillo.com

    ... is sponsored by the Laura W. Bush Institute for Women's Health, part of the Texas Tech University Health Sciences Center. The men were killed by a troubled man they were trying to help, former Marine Eddie Ray Routh. The 2014 Academy Award-nominated ...

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  6. Spring Medication CleanoutRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 7, 2016 | KSLA-TV Shreveport

    With the help of an environmental grant from Xcel Energy and assistance from the Amarillo Police Department, the Texas Panhandle Poison Center is set to continue an important community program by hosting its Amarillo spring Medication Cleanout from 10 a.m. 2 p.m., April 9, at the Texas Tech University Health Sciences Center School of Pharmacy, 1300 S. Coulter across from Northwest Texas Hospital. Managing Director Jeanie Jaramillo-Stametz, Pharm.D., said TPPC has conducted 41 Medication Cleanout events in Amarillo, Abilene, Lubbock and several other TPPC service area communities since the program started in September 2009.

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  7. Satterwhite named president-elect of South Plains CollegeRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 8, 2016 | KCBD-TV Lubbock

    ... the academic dean and professor of the School of Allied Health Sciences at the Texas Tech University Health Sciences Center. In this role, he provided administrative leadership for 18 difference academic programs within the school. He served seven ...

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  8. 19th Annual Lubbock City Lights Charity Gala and Casino NightRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 4, 2016 | KCBD-TV Lubbock

    Texas Tech University Health Sciences Center first year medical students are hosting the 19th annual Lubbock City Lights Charity Gala and Casino Night April 23rd at 6:30 p.m. It will be at the Civic Center. The 1920's-themed Speakeasy Soiree will include a cocktail hour, silent and live auctions, live music and dinner.

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  9. Cold case: Magoffin Avenue killing unsolvedRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 3, 2016 | El Paso Times

    ... at the now-gone Rock Kiss Cafe at 4908 Alberta Avenue next to what is now the Texas Tech University Health Sciences Center El Paso. "He and a female friend of his, about the same age, had been partying and were going home," Aman said. Guzman and the ...

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  10. Fitch Affirms Ector County Hospital District (TX) at 'A-'; Outlook Revised to StableRead the original story

    Mar 29, 2016 | Business Wire

    ... imaging and radiation oncology services and serves as a teaching hospital for Texas Tech University Health Sciences Center. In fiscal 2015, MCH has total revenues of $326.3 million. MCH's loss from operations of $5.6 million in fiscal 2015 equated ...

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  11. Senior citizens at risk of mixing medication with supplementsRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 25, 2016 | KSWO

    Local doctors say they are seeing more cases of senior citizens mixing medication with supplements, which can in turn put their health at risk. "As they age, their bodies don't work as well as they used to," said Les Covington, professor at Texas Tech University Health Sciences Center.

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  12. Researchers snip HIV from infected cells, suggesting a cure is possibleRead the original story

    Mar 24, 2016 | The Honolulu Advertiser

    ... an infectious disease specialist who has used gene-editing in HIV research at Texas Tech University Health Sciences Center in El Paso. Swamy pointed out that when patients take anti-HIV drugs, viral replication is so suppressed that only about one ...

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  13. Temple researchers snip HIV from infected cells, suggesting cure possibleabout 1 hour agoRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 23, 2016 | Philly.com

    ... an infectious disease specialist who has used gene-editing in HIV research at Texas Tech University Health Sciences Center in El Paso. Swamy pointed out that when patients take anti-HIV drugs, viral replication is so suppressed that only about one ...

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  14. Testing, knowledge key to detecting colon cancerRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 20, 2016 | El Paso Times

    ... Department of Health and Science and ACCION, a cancer prevention program at Texas Tech University Health Sciences Center in El Paso. "This is a collaborative attempt to provide education about colorectal cancer, but more importantly, if people ... 2 comments

  15. Match making: TTUHSC medical students discover residency locationsRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 18, 2016 | Lubbock Avalanche-Journal

    ... holds their fate for the next several years of their careers. Students at the Texas Tech University Health Sciences Center gathered at the McKenzie-Merket Alumni Center to receive letters with information regarding where they'll spend the next few ...

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  16. 47 medical students learn residency locationsRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 18, 2016 | Amarillo.com

    ... education for the next three to seven years. Forty-seven students from the Texas Tech University Health Sciences Center in Amarillo opened their Match Day envelopes at Amarillo Country Club as shouts of congratulations and applause filled the room. ...

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  17. RSV cases spike in Texas, LubbockRead the original story

    Mar 17, 2016 | Lubbock Avalanche-Journal

    ... and department chairperson of the traditional undergraduate program at the Texas Tech University Health Sciences Center, has had years of experience with infants diagnosed with RSV. What distinguishes RSV from an ordinary cold is a phenomenon called ...

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  18. Researchers Discover Enzyme They Suggest Plays a Role in Spinal Muscular AtrophyRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 2, 2016 | Rehab Management

    An enzyme called JNK3 plays a critical role in spinal muscular atrophy, and suppressing this enzyme's activity may help reduce the disease's severity and improve patients' lifestyles, notes a recent study. The study, led by Laxman Gangwani, PhD, an associate professor in the Center of Emphasis in Neuroscience at Texas Tech University Health Sciences Center El Paso , genetically inhibited the JNK3 enzyme in mice with spinal muscular atrophy.

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  19. Grace Health System partners with local hearing center, adds new serviceRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 10, 2016 | Lubbock Avalanche-Journal

    ... becoming an audiologist. He helped her open a practice after she graduated from Texas Tech University Health Sciences Center, said Burd, audiology practice manager. With the Grace partnership, the clinic will now have two locations in Lubbock - ...

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  20. Plant extract shows promise in treating pancreatic cancerRead the original story

    Feb 11, 2016 | Science Daily

    ... to a new study in the journal Scientific Reports . Biomedical scientists at Texas Tech University Health Sciences Center El Paso (TTUHSC El Paso) tested nimbolide, a compound found in neem leaves, against pancreatic cancer in cell lines and mice. ...

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