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Growing A Life Science Company Lecture

Dr. Craig Dionne, co-founder of Inspyr Therapeutics, Inc. will be speaking on Nov. 7 about growing a life science company.

Heart association tour

American Heart Association Survivors Meet Researchers

American Heart Association survivors met heart disease/stroke researchers.

Alicia avelar

Alicia Avelar: What if there was medication to treat cocaine abuse?

Alicia Avelar is interested in discovering a useful treatment for cocaine abusers.

Open access week

Open Access Week Encourages Researchers To Share Results

New tools to speed up the sharing of new discoveries, improve peer review process, and address reproducibility.

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Dr. Frost Receives New Investigator Award in Alzheimer’s Disease

​Dr. Bess Frost has been awarded the 2016 New Investigator Award in Alzheimer’s Disease from the American Federation for Aging Research.


Dr. Ruth Ruprecht Named Health Care Hero By Business Journal

The San Antonio Business Journal has named Dr. Ruth Ruprecht a winner of the San Antonio Business Journal’s 2016 Health Care Heroes awards.

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Is Irreproducible Research A Problem Or A Crisis?

Bayer and Amgen haven't done their reproducibility studies 20 years ago to be able to say that what we have today is significantly different.


Sealy Hambright: The Barshop Institute, Alzheimer’s Disease, and Translational Research

Sealy Hambright has made it his mission to improve the lives of Alzheimer's patients.

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Joseph Valentine Researches Why We Lose Muscle Mass

Joseph Valentine works to manipulate their cells to better understand how human muscle works.

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San Antonio Angel Investor Network Executive Director Joins Career Advisory Council

Chris Burney, executive director of the San Antonio Angel Investor Network has joined our Career Advisory Council.

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Scientists Develop MRI-Guided Neural Stem Cell Delivery Method

San Antonio scientists work to develop a more effective method for delivering neural stem cells to the brain.

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My Experience in Switzerland

Nursing Science Ph.D student Priscilla Williams was one of 40 international students to attend the Nursing Science Education (SPINE) Summer School at the University of Basel in Switzerland.


San Antonio Science Trivia Night: Featuring Ranger Creek!

Come hear a short talk from a local scientist on the science of brewing and distilling. There will also be a science themed trivia night with awards going to the winners.


Science Writers Conference in San Antonio

This FREE event is open to all scientists and student scientists in San Antonio. SA Science is sponsoring a one-of-a-kind workshop that capitalizes on the expertise of world class science writers visiting our city.

Postdoc symposium

Important Changes in UTHSCSA Postdoc Compensation

Learn about the new overtime and salary changes for postdocs.

Gut churn event

Photos of Graduate Students with Radiolab Podcast host Jad Abumrad

Photos of Graduate Students at the "Gut Churn" event with Radiolab Podcast host Jad Abumrad.

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Sealy Hambright Selected For A Travel Award And Platform Presentation

Sealy Hambright selected for a travel award and platform presentation for the Society for Redox Biology and Medicine meeting.

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Student Service Fee Committee - Members needed

Looking for a leadership position? Student Service Fee Committee Members needed.


MD Anderson, CTRC announcement

Don't miss the MD Anderson, CTRC announcement on Nov. 1

Name change

Four Basic Science Departments Change Names

Four basic science departments have undergone name changes.


Dr. Teresa Evans Quoted in Science Magazine

​Dr. Teresa Evans was quoted in Science Magazine's recent article on student debt and mental health.


New Mikiten Video Featuring UT System Graduate Students

Check out the new Mikiten video featuring interviews from graduate students across UT System.


Nominations now open for HSC Presidential Excellence Awards

It is time to nominate outstanding Health Science Center faculty and staff for the 2017 Presidential Excellence Awards.

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Accepting Nominations For Service Award

We are pleased to announce that we are beginning to accept nominations for The Deborah Canales Yrle Distinguished Service Award.


Treating Chronic Pain At The Source

Researchers at University of Texas Health Science Center at San Antonio announce a new discovery which could translate to a novel, safe and effective way to control pain at its source.


Reducing Stress in Our Life

​Dr. Lindsay Bira gives us tips for how to reduce stress in our life.


San Antonio Ranked No. 5 For Best Cities For Graduates

San Antonio has become an attractive city for college graduates to start their career.

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Ming Gao: The Spurs, Cellular Biology, and A Trip To Boston

Fourth year graduate student Ming Gao was recently selected to receive a competitive Young Investigator Travel Award from the American Pancreatic Association.

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Why a Ph.D. is perfect for a startup

​In my 2.5 years as a co-founder of ZappyLab, the most surprising aspect of entrepreneurship for me has been the realization that graduate academic training is just perfect for founding a startup.

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San Antonio Featured In The New American Airlines Magazine

San Antonio's health and bioscience industry featured in the new American Airlines magazine!

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BME Entrepreneurs Win Big At The Women’s Start up Pitch Competition

Biomedical Engineering entrepreneurs Lauren Cornell and Bianca Cerqueira won first place at the Women's Start up Pitch Competition at the Governor's Business Forum for Women