Topic: Dell Pediatric Research Institute

The science of prenatal vitamins

May 7, 2012
The science of prenatal vitamins

Choosing a prenatal vitamin can be a challenging decision. University researchers weigh in on the science behind prenatal vitamins and supplements.

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Medical School Moves Closer to Reality at University of Texas at Austin

May 3, 2012

The University of Texas at Austin welcomes today's vote by the Board of Regents to invest in building a new medical school that will be part of our flagship university.

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Study Links Pollutants to a 450 Percent Increase in Risk of Birth Defects

Oct. 19, 2011

Pesticides and pollutants are related to a 450 percent increase in the risk of spina bifida and anencephaly in rural China, according to scientists at The University of Texas at Austin and Peking University.

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New Susceptibility Gene for Skin Cancer Discovered By University of Texas at Austin Researchers

Jan. 19, 2011

Researchers, including those from The University of Texas at Austin, have identified a gene that plays a role in susceptibility to nonmelanoma skin cancer -- a discovery that could lead to novel strategies for prevention of that form of cancer.

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Dell Pediatric Research Institute opens at Mueller

April 23, 2010

Researchers and doctors team up to fight childhood diseases at The University of Texas at Austin's Dell Pediatric Research Institute.

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