Topic: Cancer

UT Scientists Awarded $3 Million for Cancer Research

Feb. 23, 2018
Cancer cells

$3M from the Cancer Prevention and Research Institute of Texas will support cancer research in the departments of Molecular Biosciences and Chemistry.

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All Texas Cities Should Raise the Smoking Age to 21

Feb. 7, 2018

It’s time for other Texas cities to follow San Antonio’s lead and score more wins for health. 

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Improving Cancer Detection with Liquid Biopsies

Nov. 16, 2017
Liquid biopsy

Scientists are developing a set of medical tests called liquid biopsies that can rapidly detect the presence of cancers, infectious diseases and other conditions from only a small blood sample.

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Stone Named Emerging Inventor of the Year

Nov. 3, 2017
Everett Stone UT Emerging Inventor of the Year 2017

Everett Stone, a research assistant professor in the Department of Molecular Biosciences, has been named the 2017 Emerging Inventor of the Year by the university’s Office of Technology Commercialization.

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New Device Accurately Identifies Cancer in Seconds

Sept. 6, 2017
MasSpec Pen

The MasSpec Pen could dramatically improve the treatment of cancer and reduce the chances of recurrence

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