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EurekAlert: Greehey Institute team finds link between BRCA1 and Ewing sarcoma

March 7, 2018

Scientists with the Greehey Children’s Cancer Research Institute at UT Health San Antonio have discovered a surprising connection between a breast cancer protein, BRCA1, and a pediatric cancer called Ewing sarcoma. Their findings, reported March 7 in t …


Life Extension Advocacy Foundation: Greehey Institute team finds link between BRCA1 and Ewing sarcoma

March 7, 2018

Scientists with the Greehey Children’s Cancer Research Institute at UT Health San Antonio have discovered a surprising connection between a breast cancer protein, BRCA1, and a pediatric cancer called Ewing sarcoma. Their findings, reported March 7 in t …


Bexar County Medical Society: Through cancer care and research, UT Health San Antonio serves South Texas’ most seriously ill children (Aune & Tomlinson Labs)

February 1, 2018

Through cancer care and research, UT Health San Antonio serves South Texas’ most seriously ill children.


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February 1, 2018


Research Features: Battling brain tumours – novel therapies to treat astrocytomas

January 31, 2018

The key mission of Greehey Children’s Cancer Research Institute is to advance scientific knowledge and develop novel therapies relevant to pediatric cancer. Their director, Dr. Peter Houghton, and his team work hard to further our understanding of sarc …


Atlas of Science: The position of the centromere is marked with ubiquitylation of CENP-A

January 30, 2018

Chromosomes must segregate equally between daughter cells during cell division, and for proper chromosome segregation, spindle microtubules must attach to a single region of each chromosome, termed the “centromere,” in most eukaryotes. The kinetochore …


UT Health SA Newsroom: Greehey Institute begins 2018 with new faculty studying children’s cancer

January 18, 2018

The Greehey Children’s Cancer Research Institute at UT Health San Antonio is on an impressive and rising trajectory as 2018 begins. This includes the recruitment of seven new faculty members, further bolstering the Alamo City’s thriving biosciences sec …


WQAD: YOUR HEALTH: A fish that could help treat cancer

January 8, 2018

SAN ANTONIO, Texas – It all started in May. Kennedie Bailey was a healthy, happy fifth-grader when doctors diagnosed her with rhabdomyosarcoma, a rare form of childhood cancer. “He did a biopsy and then a few weeks later, we found out the results and t …


WFMZ: Health Beat: Kennedie and zebrafish fight cancer together

December 22, 2017

Kennedie Bailey was a healthy, happy fifth grader until this past summer, when doctors diagnosed her with rhabdomyosarcoma; a rare form of childhood cancer. “He did a biopsy, and then a few weeks later, we found out the results, and that’s how we learn …


Ivanhoe Network: Kennedie and Zebrafish Fight Cancer Together

December 14, 2017

SAN ANTONIO, Texas. (Ivanhoe Newswire) — Zebrafish are rapidly becoming the ‘go-to’ animals in cancer research. Small and translucent, they breed rapidly, and take up little room. But most important; they grow transplanted cancer tumors in their little …