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New explanation for why airways close in asthma holds promise for future class of drugs

Houston Methodist researchers have a new explanation for what causes the lungs’ airways to close during asthma attacks that could…

February 21, 2018
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Zika virus mimics host’s immune system, triggering hosts body to attack itself

A research team from the U.S., Germany and Singapore, led by The University of Texas Medical Branch at Galveston, has…

February 21, 2018
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Survey shows physician satisfaction rate for Houston hospitals

For the 2017 Physicians Hospital Survey, physicians rated Houston-area hospitals in dozens of areas—from ease of admitting and referring patients…

February 20, 2018

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#TMCSnapshots

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

September 19, 2017
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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
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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