The Curious Case of a Cat Named Patches

One evening in 2011, Michael Opiela’s family pulled into their garage after a night out for dinner. When Opiela, now…

November 13, 2017

MEDVAMC to study prostate cancer and Agent Orange

Thanks to a new $1 million grant awarded by the Prostate Cancer Foundation, researchers will be able to study the…

November 10, 2017

Study outlines ‘perfect storm’ that led to Colombia’s antibiotic resistance epidemic

The nearly simultaneous emergence of a gene responsible for producing carbapenemases – enzymes that kill the most powerful antibiotics used…

November 09, 2017



Check out recent photos of Texas Medical Center and beyond. Post your own shots of the medical center with the…

September 19, 2017

Harvey’s Heroes at the TMC

Beloved children’s TV host Fred Rogers said, in times of disaster, to “look for the helpers. You will always find…

September 01, 2017

Despite Hurricane Harvey, TMC Institutions Are Operational and Accessible

The Texas Medical Center (TMC) began bracing for Hurricane Harvey long before it slammed into the Texas Gulf Coast on…

August 28, 2017