Baylor College of Medicine

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Name: Baylor College of Medicine
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Researchers uncover clues to flu's mechanisms

The influenza hemagglutinin protein reconfigures itself as it targets host cells to infect them. Until new analysis by Rice University and Baylor College of Medicine researchers, nobody had been able to study the intermediate states of the protein-refolding ... [Published Medical Xpress - 3 hours ago]
First reported 17 hours ago - Updated 8 hours ago - 1 reports

Mosaicism: Study clarifies parents as source of new disease mutations

PUBLIC RELEASE DATE: 31-Jul-2014HOUSTON – (July 31, 2014) – Scientists have long speculated that mosaicism – a biological phenomenon, in which cells within the same person have a different genetic makeup – plays a bigger role in the transmission of rare ... [Published EurekAlert! - 17 hours ago]
First reported 21 hours ago - Updated 13 hours ago - 1 reports

Residents who use EHRs provide less direct patient care

Electronic health record use reduces direct patient care time and changes clinician workflow, even among medical residents, according to a new study in Laryngoscope, published by the American Laryngological, Rhinological and Otological Society.The researchers, ... [Published FierceEMR - 21 hours ago]
First reported 17 hours ago - Updated 17 hours ago - 1 reports

Challenges in Setting Up a Breast Cancer Oriented Biorepository in Latin America Fully Integrated with an US-based Academic Institution

Translational cancer research is largely made possible through access to large patient clinical databases and high-quality biological samples collected, processed and annotated in a systematic fashion according to international standards.We thus set out ... [Published Future of BioPharma - 17 hours ago]
First reported Jul 30 2014 - Updated Jul 30 2014 - 1 reports

Parents: What's In Your Kid's Lunchbox?

PHOTO: Nutritionists recommend including some combination of two fruits and two vegetables in a child's lunchbox, and having them help with the selection and lunch-packing process. Photo courtesy of HealthyChild.org.July 30, 2014CHARLESTON, W.Va. - The ... [Published Public News Service - Jul 30 2014]
First reported Jul 29 2014 - Updated Jul 29 2014 - 1 reports

Baylor College of Medicine, Texas Children’s Hospital join national collaboration to solve most difficult, rare medical cases

Baylor College of Medicine and TexasChildren’s Hospital will become part ofa new national network of clinicians andscientists joining forces to address prolongedundiagnosed medical conditions as partof a newly awarded $7.3 million, four-yearNational Institutes ... [Published Houston Medical Journal - Jul 29 2014]
First reported Jul 29 2014 - Updated Jul 29 2014 - 1 reports

Florida Parents: What's In Your Kid's Lunchbox?

PHOTO: Nutritionists recommend including some combination of two fruits and two vegetables in a child's lunchbox, and having them help with the selection and lunch-packing process. Photo courtesy of HealthyChild.org.July 29, 2014TALLAHASSEE, Fla. - The ... [Published Public News Service - Jul 29 2014]
First reported Jul 29 2014 - Updated Jul 29 2014 - 1 reports

Baylor mouse study shows epigenetic changes can drive cancer

NCI Cancer Center News Researchers at the USDA/ARS Children’s Nutrition Research Center at Baylor College of Medicine and Texas Children’s Hospital have now created a mouse model providing the first in vivo evidence that epigenetic alterations alone can ... [Published National Cancer Institute - Jul 29 2014]
First reported Jul 28 2014 - Updated Jul 28 2014 - 2 reports

Texas Children's Hospital announces new plastic surgeon

/PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- Texas Children's Hospital is excited to announce the addition of Dr. Mitchel Seruya to the department of surgery. Seruya will also serve as an assistant professor of plastic surgery at Baylor College of Medicine and specializes ... [Published TickerTech.com - Jul 28 2014]
First reported Jul 27 2014 - Updated Jul 27 2014 - 1 reports

Epigenetic Engineering: Silencing A Gene Can Cause Cancer

A methylated DNA molecule. DNA methylation is import for epigenetic gene regulation in development and cancer.Christoph Bock (Max Planck Institute for Informatics), Wikimedia CommonsCancer doesn't always begin with genetic mutations: simply turning a ... [Published International Business Times UK - Jul 27 2014]
First reported Jul 27 2014 - Updated Jul 27 2014 - 1 reports

Joggerst joins cardiology group

Dr. Steven J. Joggerst has joined Saint Francis Medical Center as a medical partner and is serving as an interventional cardiologist at Cape Cardiology Group.He joins Cape Cardiology Group after serving as a chief fellow of cardiology at Texas Heart Institute/Baylor ... [Published Southern Illinoisan - Jul 27 2014]
First reported Jul 26 2014 - Updated Jul 26 2014 - 2 reports

Study shows epigenetic changes can drive cancer

( Baylor College of Medicine ) Researchers at the United States Department of Agriculture/Agricultural Research Service Children's Nutrition Research Center at Baylor College of Medicine and Texas Children's Hospital have now created a mouse model providing ... [Published Infrosoft - Jul 26 2014]

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Hemagglutinin is completely folded at the start of the process of interest to researchers who study viral infection, Ma said. "It may be the only case known to human beings where a protein starts at a fixed point and literally completely refolds" he said
...we could also see that the availability of free carnitine was decreasing with weight gain and aging," said Muoio, according to the news release. "It appeared that carnitine could no longer do its job when chronic metabolic disruptions were stressing the system. That's when we designed an experiment to add extra carnitine to the rats' diet." Muoio at the time of the news release is mentioned also as a professor in the departments of medicine, pharmacology and cancer biology
...said James M Anderson, M D , Ph D , director of the Division of Program Coordination, Planning, and Strategic Initiatives, in a statement. "By focusing on understudied genes, we hope to find potential targets for medications to treat or cure some of our most burdensome diseases—and then share what we learn so that all can build on this knowledge."
...James Lupski, the Cullen Professor of Molecular and Human Genetics at Baylor, and a senior and corresponding author on the report. "Before this study, we understood very little about the centrality of mosaicism in the development of human disease."

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Illustrations by Jason Schneider If humans can indeed smell fear they wouldn’t be unusual in the animal kingdom. Sea anemones, earthworms, minnows, fruit flies, rats, mice, and deer, among others, have all been shown to signal unease through odor. ...
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