Author: Belinda Lehmkuhle

Vasquez Honored by AAAS

Dr. Karen Vasquez, professor of pharmacology and toxicology, is among five faculty members at The University of Texas at Austin recently elected fellows of the American Association for the Advancement of Science (AAAS). Vasquez, the James T. Doluisio Regents Professor

Reveles Traces Rate of Hospital Infections

Patients admitted to hospitals in the United States during 2010 were twice as likely to have a potentially life-threatening bacterial infection than those admitted 10 years earlier, according to a recent study at University of Texas at Austin. The university’s

Stopping Cancer in Its Tracks

Cancer researcher Kevin Dalby says he thinks scientists are on track to find a cure for cancer one day. Make that cures for cancers. There are so many ways for cells to go bad and become cancerous that anti-cancer therapies

Pharmacy researchers part of $3.3M grant award

Researchers within the College of Pharmacy are among a team of university researchers working to develop medication to treat alcoholism and drug addiction that could target individual genes or brain signaling systems. The multi-disciplinary team has received a $3.3 million,