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  1. Soy and dairy protein blend may attenuate aging-related muscle lossRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday | Dairy Reporter

    Older men supplemented with a blend of soy and dairy proteins experienced similar responses in muscle synthesis as those supplemented with whey protein isolate, according to a new study. Researchers at the University of Texas Medical Branch partnered with ingredient company DuPont to complete the study, and published their findings in the Journal of Nutrition .

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  2. U.S. fails mentally ill, those with drug problem 4 minutes agoRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday | The Victoria Advocate

    ... who end up behind bars. At the same time, the county is looking to contract with the University of Texas Medical Branch to provide better psychiatric care for inmates. The cost for both plans could total millions of dollars, so the county is looking ...

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  3. in Re Gus MendizabalRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 1, 2016 | FindLaw

    ... Court of Galveston County, to receive and file all papers in his suit against The University of Texas Medical Branch at Galveston ("UTMB"), John Sealy Hospital, and "Unknown Surgeons" for using a defective medical product, set schedule for ...

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  4. Zika virus crisis not overRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday | Green Left Weekly

    ... and mid-2017 in the absence of effective interventions. Scott Weaver, a virologist at the University of Texas Medical Branch in Galveston, who was among the first to warn that the virus threatened the Americas, said: "I think the worst is yet to ...

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  5. Common Hernia TreatmentsRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Dec 1 | MedicineNet

    Dr. Charles "Pat" Davis, MD, PhD, is a board certified Emergency Medicine doctor who currently practices as a consultant and staff member for hospitals. He has a PhD in Microbiology , and the MD .

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  6. Rights group hits UTMB with new animal abuse allegationsRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Dec 1 | Chron

    GALVESTON An animal rights group Thursday made new allegations of animal abuse by the University of Texas Medical Branch and called for the firing of a vice president who oversees animal care. The group, Stop Animal Exploitation Now!, or SAEN, sent a letter to UTMB accusin researchers of boiling four mice alive during cage sterilization and allowing two dozen others to die without using euthanasia to prevent painful deaths.

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  7. Researchers identify link between brain and bone in Alzheimer's diseaseRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Dec 1 | PhysOrg Weblog

    ... Alzheimer's in animals mimic the inherited form of the disease. A new study from The University of Texas Medical Branch at Galveston offers important insight into how Alzheimer's disease begins within the brain. The researchers found a relationship ...

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  8. DuPont/University of Texas Study Demonstrates Blend of Proteins May...Read the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Dec 1 | PRWeb

    ... of research. A recent study(1), conducted in men ages 55-75 years, was completed at the University of Texas Medical Branch (UTMB), in cooperation with DuPont Nutrition & Health, and published in the Journal of Nutrition . Both exercise and diet are ...

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  9. Midland Plastic Surgeon Answers Patients' Questions about Breast AugmentationRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Dec 1 | Market Wire

    ... medical director of Midland Plastic Surgery Center. He earned his medical degree from the University of Texas Medical Branch (UTMB) in Galveston. After medical school, Dr. Cook began his specialized training in all aspects of plastic surgery at the ...

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  10. American Health Council Names Randa El-Zein, MD, PhD to Education BoardRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Dec 1 | 24-7 Press Release

    ... El-Zein earned her medical degree from the University of Alexandria and her PhD from the University of Texas Medical Branch. She completed her post-doctoral fellowship at the University of Texas MD Anderson Cancer Center. Dr. El-Zein has been in her ...

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  11. Increased risk of blood clots soon after starting testosterone treatmentRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Nov 30 | PhysOrg Weblog

    ... relevant, according to research published in the December issue ... A new study from The University of Texas Medical Branch at Galveston of more than 30,000 commercially insured men is the first large comparative analysis to show that there is no ...

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  12. NYBC Scientists Partner In New Discovery for Development of MERS VaccinesRead the original story

    Tuesday Nov 29 | PressReleasePoint

    ... of Microbiology and Epidemiology, as well as researchers Dr. Chien-Te K Tseng of the University of Texas Medical Branch and Dr. Stanley Perlman of the University of Iowa. NYBC visiting scientist Wanbo Tai, a Ph.D. candidate from China, was the key ...

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  13. Castellanos-Gonzalez gets Gates Foundation grantRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Nov 28 | The Galveston County Daily News

    ... shooting to help North Carolina Central defeat Missouri 62-52 on Monday night. The University of Texas Medical Branch's Alejandro Castellanos-Gonzalez received a $100,000 grant from the Grand Challenges Explorations initiative funded by the Bill and ...

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  14. NYBC Scientists Lead Breakthrough in Developing MERS VaccineRead the original story

    Monday Nov 28 | PressReleasePoint

    ... of Microbiology and Epidemiology, as well as researches Dr. Chien-Te K Tseng of the University of Texas Medical Branch and Dr. Stanley Perlman of the University of Iowa. NYBC visiting scientist Wanbo Tai, a Ph.D. candidate from China, was the key ...

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  15. How Zika Spiraled Out of ControlRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Nov 27 | Scientific American

    This spring our reporter went into the lab to see how scientists are gathering clues to Zika's sudden spread around the world The world's biggest collection of Zika virus is housed in a tan concrete building, rising up from the flat campus of the University of Texas Medical Branch here in Galveston. Inside, armed guards watch the lobby, and access to certain floors requires special clearance.

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  16. UTRGV forms committee to search for dean of medical schoolRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Nov 25 | Valley Morning Star

    The University of Texas Rio Grande Valley announced the formation of a 29-person committee slated to help select a new dean of the School of Medicine.

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  17. People living with dementia boosted by new guide to careRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Nov 24 | PhysOrg Weblog

    ... of American seniors with dementia is dropping, a new study finds. A new study from The University of Texas Medical Branch at Galveston offers important insight into how Alzheimer's disease begins within the brain. The researchers found a ...

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  18. Mental distress common in survivors of teen, young adult CARead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Nov 23 | PhysOrg Weblog

    Survivors of adolescent and young adult cancer are more likely to have mental distress than individuals without cancer, but most do not talk to mental health professionals, according to a study published online Nov. 17 in Cancer . Using data from the 2013 to 2014 National Health Interview Surveys, Sapna Kaul, Ph.D., from the University of Texas Medical Branch in Galveston, and colleagues identified 875 AYA cancer survivors who were diagnosed between the ages of 15 and 39 years and were at least five years from their initial diagnosis.

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  19. University of Texas fined for treatment of research animalsRead the original story

    Tuesday Nov 22 | KCBD-TV Lubbock

    The University of Texas Medical Branch has paid a $33,000 federal fine as part of a settlement over the treatment of research animals. The university's chief research officer, Dr. David Niesel, said in a message to campus employees Monday that a series of changes have been implemented, including additional training for staff and new leadership.

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  20. Unique structure of brain blood vessel amyloid latest clue to Alzheimer's development?Read the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Nov 22 | PhysOrg Weblog

    ... of American seniors with dementia is dropping, a new study finds. A new study from The University of Texas Medical Branch at Galveston offers important insight into how Alzheimer's disease begins within the brain. The researchers found a ...

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