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UT Health SA Newsroom: CPRIT gives Health Science Center researchers $1.8 million

August 3, 2012

SAN ANTONIO (August 3, 2012) – The UT Health Science Center San Antonio was awarded $1.8 million by the Cancer Prevention and Research Institute of Texas to fund work ranging from genetic analysis to patient counseling skills in San Antonio.


UT Health SA Newsroom: CPRIT gives Health Science Center researchers $1.8 million

August 3, 2012

The UT Health Science Center San Antonio was awarded $1.8 million by the Cancer Prevention and Research Institute of Texas to fund work ranging from genetic analysis to patient counseling skills in San Antonio. “We are exceptionally pleased at the conf …


Gene News: Capitalizing on miRNA Research

July 15, 2012

Aberrant expression of microRNA (miRNA) in human cancers is a common phenomenon. miRNAs regulate many tumor suppressor genes and oncogenes, therefore acting as oncogenes or tumor suppressor genes themselves to directly regulate cancer cell survival and …


South Texas Medical Center: Regulation by proteins outside cancer cells points to potential new drug target

July 9, 2012

Protein interactions outside breast cancer cells can send signals to the cancer cells to permanently stop proliferating, a new study showed in the School of Medicine at The University of Texas Health Science Center San Antonio. “Because this protein ca …


Transnational Cancer Research: Chain-reaction, a model of gene expression dynamics

June 21, 2012

Submitted May 21, 2012. Accepted for publication Jun 21, 2012. doi: 10.3978/j.issn.2218-676X.2012.06.01 One of the fundamental studies of transcription response to stimuli is to model the activation, repression of hundreds of genes, and their regulatio …


UT Health SA Newsroom: CPRIT awards $4.7 million to Health Science Center

January 18, 2012

Two University of Texas Health Science Center at San Antonio researchers today were awarded a total of $4.7 million by the Cancer Prevention and Research Institute of Texas (CPRIT). These awards for cancer prevention, along with $2.9 million to Univers …


UT Health SA Newsroom: CPRIT honors San Antonio cancer investigators

July 15, 2011

A ceremony marking Cancer Prevention and Research Institute of Texas’ awards totaling almost $13 million in cancer research dollars to San Antonio health and academic institutions. UT Health Science Center primary award – multi-institutional, multi-inv …


Jove.com: Dissection of a Mouse Eye for a Whole Mount of the Retinal Pigment Epithelium

February 11, 2011


Plos Genetics: A Network of Conserved Damage Survival Pathways Revealed by a Genomic RNAi Screen

June 19, 2009

Abstract Damage initiates a pleiotropic cellular response aimed at cellular survival when appropriate. To identify genes required for damage survival, we used a cell-based RNAi screen against the Drosophila genome and the alkylating agent methyl methan …


UT Health SA Newsroom: Noted childhood cancer researchers to meet in San Antonio

February 9, 2009

About 100 scientists from noted cancer centers will gather in downtown San Antonio Feb. 26-27 to share findings and exchange ideas at the Genetics and Biology of Childhood Cancer 2009 symposium. It is the first scientific meeting sponsored by The Greeh …