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Innovation

Using iron ions to disinfect hospital rooms

July 7, 2016
Researchers work to revolutionize how health care institutions clean surfaces

Aggie team wins coveted Rice Business Plan Competition

April 26, 2016
Texas A&M M.D. Plus and engineering students won the grand prize at the Rice Business Plan Competition for their 3-D printed prosthetic leg devices

New findings could revolutionize dogma on bone formation

September 23, 2015
The research stands to impact new therapies for injuries to cartilage, which, unlike bone, cannot repair itself.

Enrichment program opens doors to international collaboration

July 1, 2015

Meet Hessa. There’s not a whole lot this young girl doesn’t do: She’s just as likely to cough or sneeze during appointments as she is to close her mouth in fatigue, hyperventilate, or simply complain of a hurting tooth. Her behaviors help second-year dental students feel more comfortable with practical skills and chairside manner before they begin seeing patients in clinic. There’s one more thing: Hessa is a robot.

Innovative Collaboration: Bringing together people, technology to cure human illness

December 8, 2014

The Texas A&M Health Science Center brings together scientists across Texas in a multi-institutional academic drug discovery program. With the help of state-of-the-art equipment, the consortium aims to repurpose drugs to treat devastating illnesses, a process that costs a fraction of the time and money it takes to develop an entirely new drug.

Harnessing Anxiety: Research looks for optimal performance in health care

November 5, 2014

In a series of research studies, College of Nursing faculty members have teamed together to find out what can be done for nursing students to be at their best for optimal learning and performance.

Restoration in progress

November 4, 2014

Eyes, ears, noses, even faces: Texas A&M University Baylor College of Dentistry center restores what’s missing

Medical students participate in inaugural Aggies Invent

August 20, 2014

Medical students recently participated in the inaugural Aggies Invent, which promotes innovation and an entrepreneurial mindset among engineering and medical students at Texas A&M University.

Low-cost TB test means quicker, more reliable diagnosis for patients

July 3, 2014

A new test for tuberculosis (TB) could dramatically improve the speed and accuracy of diagnosis for one of the world’s deadliest diseases, enabling health care providers to report results to patients within minutes.

Research to Reality: Researcher identifies effective chemical intervention for liver cancer

June 30, 2014

Natalie Johnson, Ph.D., assistant professor with the Texas A&M Health Science Center School of Public Health, recently published findings from a new study using a chemical intervention approach to prevent carcinogen-induced liver cancer.