New Law Opens Doors for Regenerative Medicine in Texas

Texas lawmakers and Doris Taylor, Ph.D., director of regenerative medicine research at the Texas Heart Institute, gathered at Rice University…

October 09, 2017

Solutions: Saving Decayed Teeth with Stem Cells

Can decayed young teeth be saved with stem cells? Dr. Renato Silva thinks so. When decay penetrates the nerve space in an adult’s…

October 03, 2017

UTHealth Works to Bring Awareness, Education to Mitochondrial Diseases

Mitochondrial disease was put in the spotlight earlier this year when the parents of Charlie Gard, an infant from London,…

September 18, 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