UT Southwestern Celebrates 'Big Bang' Breakthrough in Alzheimer's ResearchDoctors at UT-Southwestern's O'Donnell Brain Institute have detected what they believe are changes in a single molecule that could act as the starting point for the deadly, memory-stealing disease.
Research In North Texas Could Change The Way Human Soft Tissue Is RepairedThe UTA team has come up with a polymer-based hydrogel material that can serve to 3D bio print soft tissues like skin, heart muscles and blood vessels.
UTA Researchers Looking To Improve Environmental Impact From FrackingResearchers say they have figured out how to filter and recycle the water from oil fields and reuse it during fracking.
Study: 99 Percent Of Deceased NFL Players Had Brain DamageThe Cerebrum Center has treated retired NFL players, and even current players for brain injuries.
Study: Reading Books Makes You Kinder And More EmpatheticCan reading make you a better person? According to a study, it's shown to make you kinder, and more empathetic.
NASA Aims To Measure Vital Snow Data From SatellitesInstrument-laden aircraft are surveying the Colorado high country as scientists search for better ways to measure how much water is locked up in the world's mountain snows.
UT Arlington Looks To Help Students Through Their 'Digital Footprint'Researchers hope to use student social data to customize and further digitize the college experience for students.
Researchers Worry As Info Lags On Pot Use By Older AdultsSurveys show a small but growing number of older adults are using marijuana — a trend that worries researchers who say not enough information exists about how pot affects older users.
UT Medical Branch Fined For Treatment Of AnimalsThe UT Medical Branch has paid a $33,000 fine as part of a settlement over the treatment of research animals. A federal audit last year determined that procedural errors contributed to the needless suffering of primates.
UTA Breaks Ground On New Science BuildingNot only will it the most modern research facility, but will also have larger classrooms and a laboratory wing with glass walls so students attending classes will see the research using in a ‘science on display’ approach.
NFL Pledging $100 Million More To Address Head InjuriesThe NFL says it will spend an additional $100 million to develop new technology and support more medical research into the growing problem of head injuries.
Study: Pregnancy-Related Deaths On The Rise In TexasPregnancy-related deaths in Texas are on the rise.