Science and Technology

New Cancer Treatment Uses Enzymes to Boost Immune System

Aug. 28, 2018
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Researchers at The University of Texas at Austin have developed a new approach to treating cancer using enzyme therapy.

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Three Previously Unknown Ancient Primates Identified

Aug. 28, 2018
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UT Austin biological anthropologists have described three new species of fossil primates that were previously unknown to science. 

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Making Cancer More Normal Blocks Drug Resistance

Aug. 23, 2018
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A new combination of existing drugs shows promise that it could reduce the size of cancerous tumors much more effectively than current treatments.

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More Affordable, Safe Housing Needed After Hurricane Harvey

Aug. 22, 2018
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Flood victims should never be forced to endure delay, confusion and nontransparency.

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Air Pollution Reduces Global Life Expectancy by One Year

Aug. 22, 2018
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Air pollution shortens human lives by more than a year, according to a new study led by engineers at UT Austin.

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